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ZIP Code 59255

Primary City:Poplar, MT (View All Cities)
County: Roosevelt County
Timezone: Mountain (3:16pm)
Area code: 406 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:48.1, -105.2
ZIP (~27 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 59255

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 59255. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 59255. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 59255, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Poplar, MT

Stats and Demographics for the 59255 ZIP Code

ZIP code 59255 is located in northeast Montana and covers an extremely large land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 59255 are primarily American Indian or Alaskan Native. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 59255 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,429
Population Density 5 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,159
Median Home Value $59,200
Land Area 669.89 sq mi
Water Area 6.26 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,046
Median Household Income $23,792

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 27Male Median Age: 25Female Median Age: 28

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1961671461831579711482961131059365292220139
Female18916513516613710710310490104108103725333281114
Total3853322813492942042171861862172131961378255482423

Gender

 Male 1,707 50%
 Female 1,722 50%
Gender

Race

 White 491 14.3%
 Black Or African American 5 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2,866 83.6%
 Asian 5 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 6 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 56 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner154980135155714515
Renter361111121156628103
Total51160192250221995518

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 375 36%
 Single Guardian 417 40%
 Singles 211 20%
 Singles With Roommate 43 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 500 48%
 Households with Kids 546 52%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4839303840273135342831262932344134294532
Female4039384032284334283029272623283844322427
Total8878687872557469625860535555627978616959

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 59255 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 59255 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 59255 real estate data, the median home value of $59,200 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 59255 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 59255 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 59255 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,362 98.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 26 0.8%
 Juvenile Facilities 15 0.4%
 Nursing Facilities 7 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 1 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 18 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 138 12%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 427 37%
 Renter Occupied Households 481 42%
 Households Vacant 113 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 16 14%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 3%
 For Sale Only 7 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 16 14%
 For Migrant Workers 1 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 68 60%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 4 0.7%
 1 Bedroom 44 8.1%
 2 Bedroom 186 34.2%
 3+ Bedroom 310 57.0%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $23,792 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 59255 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 59255 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 772 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 260 10%
 No Earnings 1,498 59%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 772 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 260 10%
 No Earnings 1,498 59%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 834 90%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 30 3%
 Worked at Home 58 6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 186 20%
 High School Graduate 527 57%
 Associate's degree 127 14%
 Bachelor's degree 69 8%
 Master's degree 8 1%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 748 85%
 Enrolled in Private School 20 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 114 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 59255

ZIP Code 59255 is in the Poplar Elementary School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 59255.

Poplar School
400 4th Ave West
Poplar, MT 59255
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Poplar Elementary School District
Poplar 5-6 School
400 4th Ave West
Poplar, MT 59255
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Poplar Elementary School District
Poplar 7-8
400 4th Ave West
Poplar, MT 59255
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Poplar Elementary School District
Poplar High School
400 4th Ave West
Poplar, MT 59255
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Poplar H S School District

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