Celebrating Missoula: Montana's Happiest City of 2024

Celebrating Missoula: Montana's Happiest City of 2024

It may come as no surprise to our locals and frequent visitors that Missoula was named Montana's happiest city for 2024! In a recent study of 182 cities, our vibrant community earned its place among the top-ranked cities nationwide, landing at a commendable 70th position overall.

In the study's breakdown, Missoula stood out with impressive rankings across key categories:

  • Emotional and Physical Well-Being Rank: 85
  • Income and Employment Rank: 37
  • Community and Environment Rank: 46

This recognition is a testament to the incredible spirit and quality of life that define our beloved city. Missoula’s community thrives with beautiful scenery, a diverse events calendar full of live music and activities, and a friendly atmosphere that contributes to making our city truly special. 

Whether you're a longtime resident or a visitor discovering our charms for the first time, there's no denying the magic of our dynamic community.

So here's to Missoula — a place where happiness thrives and where every day brings new reasons to smile.

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