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ZIP Code 59324

Primary City:Ekalaka, MT (View All Cities)
County: Carter County
Timezone: Mountain (9:01am)
Area code: 406 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:45.8, -104.5
ZIP (~36 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 59324

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 59324. 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 59324. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 59324, 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:
Ekalaka, MT
Acceptable:
Mill Iron

Stats and Demographics for the 59324 ZIP Code

ZIP code 59324 is located in southeast 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 59324 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors 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 59324 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 821
Population Density 1 people per sq mi
Housing Units 578
Median Home Value $77,500
Land Area 1,605.04 sq mi
Water Area 2.64 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 380
Median Household Income $41,964

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 50Male Median Age: 49Female Median Age: 51

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male142721292020121018393344263018241110
Female161822222011111426393436392621162321
Total304543514031232444786780655639403431

Gender

 Male 406 49%
 Female 415 51%
Gender

Race

 White 799 97.3%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 1.1%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 9 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner611246871554411
Renter11181413135106
Total1729388184605417

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 214 56%
 Single Guardian 26 7%
 Singles 127 33%
 Singles With Roommate 13 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 303 80%
 Households with Kids 77 20%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male14216575431755794813
Female33425114760655536533
Total47631168911911310101212101346

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 59324 has a large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 59324 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 59324 real estate data, the median home value of $77,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 59324 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 59324 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 59324 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 810 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 11 1%
 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 85 15%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 205 35%
 Renter Occupied Households 90 16%
 Households Vacant 198 34%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 12 6.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.5%
 For Sale Only 3 1.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 3.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 115 58.1%
 For Migrant Workers 2 1.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 59 29.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 4 5%
 1 Bedroom 15 20%
 2 Bedroom 32 43%
 3+ Bedroom 23 31%
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 $41,964 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 59324 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. 59324 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. A higher percentage of people in 59324 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. More commuters in 59324 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 319 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 169 23%
 No Earnings 244 33%
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 319 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 169 23%
 No Earnings 244 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 251 60.2%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 1 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 90 21.6%
 Worked at Home 75 18.0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 19 7%
 High School Graduate 188 67%
 Associate's degree 20 7%
 Bachelor's degree 41 15%
 Master's degree 5 2%
 Professional school degree 4 1%
 Doctorate degree 3 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 113 72.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 31 20.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 11 7.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 59324

ZIP Code 59324 is in the Ekalaka Elementary School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 59324.

Ekalaka Elementary School
106 East Park St
Ekalaka, MT 59324
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ekalaka Elementary School District
Carter County High School
111 West Speelmon St
Ekalaka, MT 59324
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Carter County H S School District
Ekalaka 7-8
111 West Speelmon
Ekalaka, MT 59324
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Ekalaka Elementary School District

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