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ZIP Code 59420

Primary City:Carter, MT (View All Cities)
County: Chouteau County
Timezone: Mountain (5:44am)
Area code: 406 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:47.9, -111.0
ZIP (~20 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 59420

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 59420. 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 59420. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 59420, 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:
Carter, MT

Stats and Demographics for the 59420 ZIP Code

ZIP code 59420 is located in north Montana and covers a 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 59420 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also an extremely small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 59420 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 243
Population Density 1 people per sq mi
Housing Units 94
Median Home Value $175,000
Land Area 244.71 sq mi
Water Area 0.12 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 75
Median Household Income $64,688

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male10168555511147967107122
Female641084825614576118324
Total1620181391371620211413132115446

Gender

 Male 130 53%
 Female 113 47%
Gender

Race

 White 238 98%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 2 1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 3 1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1589101655
Renter14252200
Total291014121855

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 46 61%
 Single Guardian 4 5%
 Singles 21 28%
 Singles With Roommate 4 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 56 75%
 Households with Kids 19 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male14323344213211021021
Female20201110122231213201
Total34524454335442234222

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 59420 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 59420 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 59420 real estate data, the median home value of $175,000 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 59420. Rentals in 59420 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 59420 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 166 68%
 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 77 32%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 24 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 35 37%
 Renter Occupied Households 16 17%
 Households Vacant 19 20%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 5%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 8 42%
 For Migrant Workers 1 5%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 7 37%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 4 19%
 2 Bedroom 2 10%
 3+ Bedroom 15 71%
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 $64,688 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 59420 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. ZIP code 59420 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. A higher percentage of people in 59420 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 59420 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 82 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 85 43%
 No Earnings 33 17%
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 82 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 85 43%
 No Earnings 33 17%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 59 51%
 Public transportation 26 22%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 4 3%
 Worked at Home 27 23%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 59420 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 0 0%
 High School Graduate 36 51%
 Associate's degree 9 13%
 Bachelor's degree 23 33%
 Master's degree 2 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 27 87%
 Enrolled in Private School 2 6%
 Not Enrolled in School 2 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 59420

ZIP Code 59420 is in the Carter Elementary School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 59420.

Carter School
438 2nd Ave
Carter, MT 59420
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Carter Elementary School District

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