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ZIP Code 59259

Primary City:Richey, MT (View All Cities)
County: Dawson County
Timezone: Mountain (10:41am)
Area code: 406 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:47.6, -105.1
ZIP (~24 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 59259

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 59259. 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 59259. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 59259, 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:
Richey, MT

Stats and Demographics for the 59259 ZIP Code

ZIP code 59259 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 59259 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 59259 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 348
Population Density 1 people per sq mi
Housing Units 252
Median Home Value $60,000
Land Area 626.75 sq mi
Water Area 0.61 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 165
Median Household Income $43,393

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 50Male Median Age: 50Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male12881159612613161516175865
Female410119476119169141710116124
Total1618192091612231529252933271614189

Gender

 Male 178 51%
 Female 170 49%
Gender

Race

 White 348 100%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 0 0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner0516282726215
Renter010676224
Total01522353328239

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 93 56%
 Single Guardian 11 7%
 Singles 58 35%
 Singles With Roommate 3 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 127 77%
 Households with Kids 38 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male21320034113121233301
Female00122114242311223110
Total21442148355432456411

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 59259 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 59259 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 59259 real estate data, the median home value of $60,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 59259 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 59259 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 59259 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 348 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 33 13%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 95 38%
 Renter Occupied Households 37 15%
 Households Vacant 87 35%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 9 10%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 2 2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 17 20%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 58 67%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 19 40%
 3+ Bedroom 28 60%
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 $43,393 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 59259 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 59259 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. A higher percentage of people in 59259 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 59259 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 130 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 81 28%
 No Earnings 77 27%
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 130 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 81 28%
 No Earnings 77 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 103 59%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 25 14%
 Worked at Home 48 27%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 6 5%
 High School Graduate 70 55%
 Associate's degree 33 26%
 Bachelor's degree 17 13%
 Master's degree 2 2%
 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 48 81%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 11 19%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 59259

ZIP Code 59259 is in the Richey Elementary School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 59259.

Richey School
202 Royal Ave
Richey, MT 59259
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Richey Elementary School District
Richey 7-8
202 Royal Ave
Richey, MT 59259
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Richey Elementary School District
Richey High School
202 Royal Ave
Richey, MT 59259
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Richey H S School District

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