Bozeman

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Life quality score

City ranking

Housing

6
191/264
Details
Large apartment$1582.83
Medium apartment$1253.89
Rent index [score]0.60
Small apartment$924.94

Cost of Living

4
221/261
Details
5km taxi ride$1.40
A Cappuccino$3.80
A beer$1.70
A kilogram of Apples$3.90
Bread$0.83
Inflation [score]0.38
Lunch$13.00
Monthly fitness club membership$50.00
Monthly public transport$19.00
Movie ticket$9.40
Price of a meal at a restaurant$69.13

Startups

3
205/260
Details
Average monthly increase in number of startups2
Average monthly increase in number of startups [score]0.20
Coworking spaces [score]0.32
Coworking spaces on WorkFrom.co3
Meetups [score]0.11
Meetups groups6
Meetups members2002
Number of investors13
Number of startup events in the last 12 months5
Number of upcoming meetup events5
Startup climate scene [score]0.44
Startups [score]0.41
Total number of startups25

Venture Capital

2
187/232
Details
Venture capital [score]0.25

Travel Connectivity

1
239/260
Details
Airport hub7
Airport hub [score]0.11
Intercity train connectivity [score]0.12

Commute

4
215/260
Details
Traffic handling [score]0.58

Business Freedom

9
67/259
Details
Business freedom84.70
Business freedom [score]0.86
Freedom from corruption74.00
Freedom from corruption [score]0.79
Lack of labor restrictions91.40
Lack of labor restrictions [score]1.00
Time to open a business5.60
Time to open a business [score]0.95

Safety

5
238/264
Details
Crime rate [score]0.52
Gun-related deaths per 100,000 residents per year17
Guns per 100 residents126
Lack of gun related deaths [score]0.54
Lack of guns [score]0.40
Lack of guns and gun-related deaths [score]0.47

Healthcare

7
152/260
Details
Healthcare expenditure [score]0.28
Healthcare quality [score]0.92
Life expectancy (years)79.28
Life expectancy [score]0.76

Education

5
132/233
Details
Best university in rankingMontana State University
Best university ranking550
Country mean scores in PISA math test478.04
Country mean scores in PISA reading test497.58
Country mean scores in PISA science test497.41
PISA math ranking (high school)32
PISA ranking25
PISA ranking (high school) [score]0.82
PISA reading (high school)20
PISA science (high school)24
Percent of happy students0.77
Percent of low performers in PISA math test0.26
Percent of low performers in PISA reading test0.17
Percent of low performers in PISA science test0.18
Percent of top performers in PISA math test0.09
Percent of top performers in PISA reading test0.08
Percent of top performers in PISA science test0.07
University quality [score]0.10

Environmental Quality

7
126/264
Details
Air quality [score]0.77
Cleanliness [score]0.64
Drinking water quality [score]0.57
Urban greenery [score]0.69

Economy

6
16/258
Details
Currency for urban areaUSD
GDP growth rate0.02
GDP growth rate [score]0.43
GDP per capita$54596.65
GDP per capita [score]0.86

Taxation

4
172/263
Details
Effective company profit tax rate on payouts as dividends [score]0.54
Income tax level [score]0.29
Profit tax (% of profit)0.44
Time overhead to file company taxes175

Internet Access

5
131/264
Details
Download speed (Mbps)30.13
Internet access (download) [score]0.55
Internet access (upload) [score]0.49
Upload speed (Mbps)11.39

Leisure & Culture

2
254/263
Details
Art galleries27
Art galleries [score]0.32
Cinemas3
Cinemas [score]0.17
Comedy clubs [score]0.10
Concert venues6
Concerts [score]0.14
Historical sites1
Historical sites [score]0.10
Museums7
Museums [score]0.28
Performing art venues19
Performing arts [score]0.31
Sport venues2
Sports [score]0.10
Zoos [score]0.10

Tolerance

6
164/264
Details
LGBT Equality Index50.11
LGBT Equality Index [score]0.50
LGBT adoption rights✔ Legal
LGBT age of consent✔ Equal
LGBT blood donation regulations✖ Banned (indefinite deferral)
LGBT conversion therapy regulationsAmbiguous
LGBT discrimination legality✖ No protections
LGBT employment discrimination legality✖ No protections
LGBT gender changing rights✖ Illegal
LGBT homosexuality rights✔ Legal
LGBT housing discrimination legality✖ No protections
LGBT marriage rights✔ Legal
Tolerance towards minorities [score]0.68

Outdoors

7
24/260
Details
Elevation (hills or mountains) [score]0.79
Median peak in meters2356.00
Presence of hills in city1.00
Presence of mountains in city1.00
Urban area elevation (meters)1473.00
Water access [score]0.52
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Costs of living

Costs of living in Bozeman are in the most expensive 20 percent of all 261 Teleport cities. Moving to Bozeman will very likely increase your daily costs of living. Sign up for free to get access to our cost of living index and use our international  cost of living calculator to do cost comparison by city.

Housing costs (USD)

$1,320$1,846
$1583
Median rent for
apartments in city center

Daily living costs (USD)

Monthly fitness club membership$50
Movie ticket$9
Broadband internet connection$43
Monthly public transport$19
Lunch$13
-25%
compared to
San Francisco
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Estimated annual salary (in USD)

$56,905
Median salary
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Visa

For visits up to 90 days

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Embassies

Consulate General of Afghanistan in Los, Angeles, United States

120 South Doheny Drive, Beverly Hills, CA 90211, United States

Phone: +1-310-288-8334,+1-310-288-8334

U.S. Embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan

Great Massoud Road, Wazir Akbar Khan , Kabul, Afghanistan

Phone: (+93) 700-10-8001

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People in Bozeman

Population of Bozeman

37,280
149 /km²
259/264
Density (people per unit of area)

Demographics of United States

Median age
38
Elderly people
15%
Life expectancy at birth
80
GDP per capita (in USD)
$54,597
12/258
Unemployment
5%
117/262

Languages

English proficiency score
100
1/227
Common spoken languages
English

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Climate

Average number of days per year without rain

326

Climate type

Warm Summer Continental

Average daily maximum temperature

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On living in Bozeman

Bozeman is a city in the Yellowstone Country of Montana.

Bozeman is a picturesque city in Gallatin County, Montana. It is the largest city in Gallatin County and is the county seat. Bozeman residents are known as Bozemanites.

With a population of 37,280 at the 2010 census, Bozeman is the fourth largest city in the state. The city is named after John M. Bozeman, founder of the Bozeman Trail. Located in the fastest-growing county in the state, Bozeman is an All-America City (awarded in 2001). In 2003 Bozeman was ranked #5 of the 40 Best College Towns in the USA by Outside Magazine. The American Cities Business Journal ranked Bozeman as the #1 Small Business Market among cities of comparable population sizes (awarded in 2005).

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