The skyline of Billings in the daytime

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How We Calculate Our Data
Civics 61
Demographics 45
Economy 48
Education 60
Health 57
Housing 70
Infrastructure 42

#87. Billings, MT

The only city in Montana to surpass 100,000 residents is Billings, an energy center amidst large coal reserves, oil wells and natural gas fields. An extensive trail system and a thriving downtown add to the quality of life, and Billings has two trauma hospitals and three institutions of higher learning. The city offers good housing options, and eight microbreweries are enjoying success.

Here are more reasons why Billings is a Top 100 Best Place to Live.

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