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ZIP Code 59486

Primary City:Valier, MT (View All Cities)
County: Pondera County
Timezone: Mountain (5:05pm)
Area code: 406 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:48.3, -112.6
ZIP (~49 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 59486

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 59486. 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 59486. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 59486, 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:
Valier, MT

Stats and Demographics for the 59486 ZIP Code

ZIP code 59486 is located in northwest 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 59486 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 families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 59486 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,328
Population Density 2 people per sq mi
Housing Units 506
Median Home Value $97,000
Land Area 547.92 sq mi
Water Area 14.71 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 427
Median Household Income $38,068

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male515051442938303536485552403926191511
Female394555503532342938495349404221211314
Total909510694647064647497108101808147402825

Gender

 Male 669 50%
 Female 659 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,169 88.0%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 115 8.7%
 Asian 4 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 38 2.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner413366785654114
Renter626212014564
Total1039578799704718

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 243 57%
 Single Guardian 42 10%
 Singles 130 30%
 Singles With Roommate 12 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 313 73%
 Households with Kids 114 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6911128138516141376111188988
Female69865121061210118151113691398
Total1218191813251811282424152122241417221716

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 59486 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 59486 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 59486 real estate data, the median home value of $97,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 59486 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 59486 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 59486 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,003 76%
 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 325 24%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 147 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 178 35%
 Renter Occupied Households 102 20%
 Households Vacant 79 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 6 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 36 46%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 33 42%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 9 6%
 1 Bedroom 5 3%
 2 Bedroom 56 35%
 3+ Bedroom 92 57%
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 $38,068 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 59486 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. A higher percentage of people in 59486 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 59486 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 414 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 284 26%
 No Earnings 397 36%
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 414 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 284 26%
 No Earnings 397 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 451 79%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 36 6%
 Worked at Home 86 15%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 77 18%
 High School Graduate 261 61%
 Associate's degree 33 8%
 Bachelor's degree 56 13%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 209 70%
 Enrolled in Private School 40 13%
 Not Enrolled in School 48 16%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 59486

ZIP Code 59486 is in the Valier Elementary School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 59486.

Valier School
723 4th St
Valier, MT 59486
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Valier Elementary School District
Kingsbury Colony Attn Center
804 4th St
Valier, MT 59486
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Valier Elementary School District
Valier 7-8
723 4th St
Valier, MT 59486
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Valier Elementary School District
Valier High School
804 4th St
Valier, MT 59486
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Valier H S School District

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