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ZIP Code 59521

Primary City:Box Elder, MT (View All Cities)
County: Hill County
Timezone: Mountain (1:19am)
Area code: 406 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:48.3, -110.0
ZIP (~21 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 59521

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 59521. 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 59521. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 59521, 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:
Box Elder, MT
Unacceptable:
Rocky Boy

Stats and Demographics for the 59521 ZIP Code

ZIP code 59521 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 59521 are primarily American Indian or Alaskan Native. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 59521 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,475
Population Density 12 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,002
Median Home Value $60,100
Land Area 294.71 sq mi
Water Area 0.28 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 895
Median Household Income $35,493

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 23Male Median Age: 22Female Median Age: 23

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2001971911811559797102899386625043112832
Female2071912011881441291069298108826752503918115
Total407388392369299226203194187201168129102935046147

Gender

 Male 1,687 49%
 Female 1,788 51%
Gender

Race

 White 134 3.9%
 Black Or African American 1 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3,289 94.6%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 5 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 46 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner73762958566334
Renter421111291175634161
Total49148191212141100495

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 371 41%
 Single Guardian 412 46%
 Singles 97 11%
 Singles With Roommate 15 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 4
 Households without Kids 296 33%
 Households with Kids 599 67%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4338433751362844384834404029364038373029
Female2746374733353946386033353340415032362931
Total70848084847167907610867757369779070735960

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 59521 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 59521 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 59521 real estate data, the median home value of $60,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 59521 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 59521 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 59521 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,475 100%
 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 66 7%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 323 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 506 50%
 Households Vacant 107 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 13 12%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 48 45%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 45 42%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 7 1%
 2 Bedroom 64 11%
 3+ Bedroom 493 87%
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 $35,493 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 59521 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. More commuters in 59521 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 808 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 590 23%
 No Earnings 1,185 46%
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 808 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 590 23%
 No Earnings 1,185 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,013 89.3%
 Public transportation 5 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 81 7.1%
 Worked at Home 35 3.1%
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 184 19%
 High School Graduate 611 62%
 Associate's degree 90 9%
 Bachelor's degree 85 9%
 Master's degree 16 2%
 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 1,127 89.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 4 0.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 122 9.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 59521

ZIP Code 59521 is in the Box Elder Elementary School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 59521.

Box Elder School
205 Main St
Box Elder, MT 59521
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Box Elder Elementary School District
Rocky Boy School
81 Mission Taylor Rd
Box Elder, MT 59521
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rocky Boy Elementary School District
Box Elder 7-8
205 Main St
Box Elder, MT 59521
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Box Elder Elementary School District
Box Elder High School
205 Main St
Box Elder, MT 59521
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Box Elder H S School District
Rocky Boy 7-8
81 Mission Taylor Rd
Box Elder, MT 59521
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Rocky Boy Elementary School District
Rocky Boy High School
81 Mission Taylor Rd
Box Elder, MT 59521
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Rocky Boy H S School District

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