Top Physics Schools in Montana

By | April 29, 2018

On, you can learn what the top-ranked physics colleges and universities are in Montana, and compare the best physics colleges, and get the latest ranking of best schools for physics in Montana. From the following table, please see full list of top graduate schools of physics in Montana including school information and contact profile.

  • According to foodezine, the nickname of Montana is The Treasure State.

Top Physics Schools in Montana

1 Montana State University, Department of Physics
Address: PO Box 173840, Bozeman, MT 59717-3840
Phone: (406) 994-3614

Population of Montana

About a million people live in the state of Montana (forty-fourth place among US states), while the average population density is about 2.5 people per km 2 (48th place in the USA, only Alaska and neighboring Wyoming are smaller).

The largest cities in Montana are Billings (more than 100,000 residents), Missoula (about 70,000 residents), Great Falls (about 60,000 residents), Bozeman (about 40,000 residents), Butte (about 35,000 residents). Nearly 30,000 people live in the state capital, Helena.

The largest urban agglomerations in Montana formed around the cities of Billings (about 160,000 people), Missoula (about 110,000 people), Kalispell and Bozeman (about 90,000 people each).

The racial composition of the population of the state of Montana:

  • White – 89.4%
  • Native Americans (Indians or Eskimos of Alaska) – 6.3%
  • Asians – less than 1%
  • Blacks (African Americans) – less than 1%
  • Other races – less than 1%
  • Two or more races – 2.5%
  • Hispanic or Latino (of any race) – about 3%

There are seven Native American reservations in Montana. They are inhabited by the Indians of the Kutenai, Blackfoot, Crow (Absaroka), Groventry, Assiniboine, Cheyenne and others peoples. Montana has one of the highest percentages of Indians in the US in relation to the total population of the state.

The largest ethnic (national) groups among the population of the state of Montana:

  • Germans – about 30%
  • Irish – about 16%
  • English – about 13%
  • Norwegians – about 10%

Most of the descendants of people from the Scandinavian countries live on the plains of the eastern part of the state. To the west, in the mountainous regions of Montana, the population is more ethnically diverse. Here you can meet Chinese, Slavs, Finns, Scots and representatives of many other nationalities. The relatively few Mexicans of Montana live mainly in the Billings area, most African Americans live in Great Falls.

The largest Montana populations by religion are:

  • Christians – about 82%, including:
    • Protestants – about 55%, including:
      • Lutherans – about 15%
      • Methodists – about 8%
      • Baptists – about 5%
    • Catholics – about 24%
    • The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormons) – about 5%
  • Other religions – less than 1%
  • Atheists – about 18%