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ZIP Code 59443

Primary City:Fort Shaw, MT (View All Cities)
County: Cascade County
Timezone: Mountain (9:05am)
Area code: 406 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:47.5, -111.8
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 59443

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 59443. 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 59443. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 59443, 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:
Fort Shaw, MT

Stats and Demographics for the 59443 ZIP Code

ZIP code 59443 is located in north Montana and covers a slightly less than average 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 59443 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 59443 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 612
Population Density 10 people per sq mi
Housing Units 261
Median Home Value $164,300
Land Area 62.33 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 239
Median Household Income $39,226

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male302028215121422112416253214141293
Female1321202110141318924243431101310510
Total434148421526274020484059632427221413

Gender

 Male 312 51%
 Female 300 49%
Gender

Race

 White 574 93.8%
 Black Or African American 3 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.8%
 Asian 7 1.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 6 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 17 2.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner01422406826238
Renter381054431
Total32232457230269

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 155 65%
 Single Guardian 25 10%
 Singles 55 23%
 Singles With Roommate 4 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 159 67%
 Households with Kids 80 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male98624552464846554431
Female05614363525742555422
Total91312388115989158810109853

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 59443 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 59443 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 59443 real estate data, the median home value of $164,300 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 59443. Rentals in 59443 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 59443 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 612 100%
 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 112 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 89 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 38 15%
 Households Vacant 22 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 3 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 10 45%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 9 41%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 23 47%
 3+ Bedroom 26 53%
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 $39,226 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 59443 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. In 59443 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 190 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 235 35%
 No Earnings 254 37%
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 190 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 235 35%
 No Earnings 254 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 304 88%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 29 8%
 Worked at Home 14 4%
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 20 8%
 High School Graduate 141 54%
 Associate's degree 29 11%
 Bachelor's degree 40 15%
 Master's degree 32 12%
 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 151 67%
 Enrolled in Private School 23 10%
 Not Enrolled in School 53 23%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 59443

ZIP Code 59443 is in the Sun River Valley Elementary School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 59443.

Fort Shaw Elementary School
School Loop Rd
Fort Shaw, MT 59443
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sun River Valley Elementary School District

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