Montana has a population of 1,041,732. In the year 2020, there were 99,472 firearms sold in Montana. That's one firearm sold for every 10.5 people in the state. Montana ranks in the #8 position in terms of per capita gun sales, and in the #39 position in absolute firearm sales for the most recent year. For every McDonald’s restaurant in Montana there are 15.4 gun dealers.