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ZIP Code 59479

Primary City:Stanford, MT (View All Cities)
County: Judith Basin County
Timezone: Mountain (3:04pm)
Area code: 406 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:47.2, -110.2
ZIP (~21 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 59479

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 59479. 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 59479. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 59479, 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:
Stanford, MT
Unacceptable:
Windham

Stats and Demographics for the 59479 ZIP Code

ZIP code 59479 is located in central 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 59479 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is 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 59479 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 826
Population Density 1 people per sq mi
Housing Units 498
Median Home Value $101,000
Land Area 648.39 sq mi
Water Area 0.13 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 366
Median Household Income $38,947

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1830313213202320233933414625191758
Female17271121142317232335323529271415911
Total355742532743404346746576755233321419

Gender

 Male 443 54%
 Female 383 46%
Gender

Race

 White 810 98.1%
 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 2 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 4 0.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner117316079502513
Renter721112016672
Total838428095563215

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 200 55%
 Single Guardian 35 10%
 Singles 116 32%
 Singles With Roommate 15 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 274 75%
 Households with Kids 92 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male52325874641010436811614
Female62716475511144564514
Total11410311121491151111871114151128

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 59479 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 59479 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 59479 real estate data, the median home value of $101,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 59479 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 59479 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 59479 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 826 100%
 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 116 23%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 160 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 90 18%
 Households Vacant 132 27%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 16 12%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 3 2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 62 47%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 51 39%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 31 29%
 2 Bedroom 10 9%
 3+ Bedroom 66 62%
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 $38,947 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 59479 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 59479 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. A higher percentage of people in 59479 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 59479 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 321 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 151 20%
 No Earnings 288 38%
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 321 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 151 20%
 No Earnings 288 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 258 66%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 59 15%
 Worked at Home 75 19%
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. 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 44 13.3%
 High School Graduate 179 53.9%
 Associate's degree 5 1.5%
 Bachelor's degree 94 28.3%
 Master's degree 8 2.4%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 2 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 107 83%
 Enrolled in Private School 2 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 20 16%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 59479

ZIP Code 59479 is in the Geyser Elementary School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 59479.

Surprise Creek School
928 Surprise Creek Rd
Stanford, MT 59479
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Geyser Elementary School District
Stanford School
104 4th Ave South
Stanford, MT 59479
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Stanford K-12 School District
Stanford 7-8
104 4th Ave South
Stanford, MT 59479
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Stanford K-12 School District
Stanford High School
104 4th Ave South
Stanford, MT 59479
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Stanford K-12 School District

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