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ZIP Code 59261

Primary City:Saco, MT (View All Cities)
County: Phillips County
Timezone: Mountain (7:58pm)
Area code: 406 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:48.6, -107.4
ZIP (~24 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 59261

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 59261. 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 59261. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 59261, 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:
Saco, MT

Stats and Demographics for the 59261 ZIP Code

ZIP code 59261 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 59261 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also an extremely small number of single parents and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 59261 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 520
Population Density 1 people per sq mi
Housing Units 354
Median Home Value $57,000
Land Area 498.51 sq mi
Water Area 8.77 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 239
Median Household Income $45,441

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 49Male Median Age: 48Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male516222851012918252724251217658
Female111011214816710282716211212101210
Total16263349918281628535440462429161718

Gender

 Male 274 53%
 Female 246 47%
Gender

Race

 White 498 95.8%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.6%
 Asian 2 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 13 2.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner313124550292114
Renter1131095842
Total426225455372516

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 120 50%
 Single Guardian 14 6%
 Singles 90 38%
 Singles With Roommate 15 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 176 74%
 Households with Kids 63 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male221032452733636114341
Female02343212232303447420
Total244464574105666101511761

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 59261 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 59261 were primarily built in the 1940s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 59261 real estate data, the median home value of $57,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 59261 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 59261 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 59261 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 520 100%
 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 57 16%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 130 37%
 Renter Occupied Households 52 15%
 Households Vacant 115 32%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 77 67%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 36 31%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 4 10%
 2 Bedroom 17 40%
 3+ Bedroom 21 50%
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 $45,441 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 59261 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 59261 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 59261 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 173 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 73 16%
 No Earnings 198 45%
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 173 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 73 16%
 No Earnings 198 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 183 82%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 15 7%
 Worked at Home 24 11%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 29 14%
 High School Graduate 151 72%
 Associate's degree 13 6%
 Bachelor's degree 11 5%
 Master's degree 6 3%
 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 63 82%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 14 18%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 59261

ZIP Code 59261 is in the Saco Elementary School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 59261.

Saco School
321 Hwy 243
Saco, MT 59261
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Saco Elementary School District
Saco 7-8
321 Hwy 243
Saco, MT 59261
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Saco Elementary School District
Saco High School
321 Hwy 243
Saco, MT 59261
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Saco H S School District

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