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ZIP Code 59538

Primary City:Malta, MT (View All Cities)
County: Phillips County
Timezone: Mountain (9:10pm)
Area code: 406 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:48.1, -107.8
ZIP (~67 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 59538

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 59538. 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 59538. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 59538, 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:
Malta, MT
Unacceptable:
Wagner

Stats and Demographics for the 59538 ZIP Code

ZIP code 59538 is located in northeast 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 59538 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely 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 59538 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,037
Population Density 1 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,553
Median Home Value $91,100
Land Area 2,568.06 sq mi
Water Area 53.18 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,302
Median Household Income $40,781

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
Male91971071145553696078119125129877771553845
Female85102829758727754881461281271118974564972
Total17619918921111312514611416626525325619816614511187117

Gender

 Male 1,470 48%
 Female 1,567 52%
Gender

Race

 White 2,752 90.6%
 Black Or African American 1 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 135 4.4%
 Asian 8 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 6 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 134 4.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner107511222821815810349
Renter3271485541393726
Total4214616028325919714075

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 688 53%
 Single Guardian 145 11%
 Singles 419 32%
 Singles With Roommate 50 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 938 72%
 Households with Kids 364 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2514171616161922241913292125232827211516
Female822201924171724201717191712202622151410
Total3336373540333646443630483837435449362926

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 59538 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 59538 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 59538 real estate data, the median home value of $91,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 59538 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 59538 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 59538 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,953 97%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 40 1%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 44 1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 463 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 490 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 349 22%
 Households Vacant 251 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 22 8.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 3.2%
 For Sale Only 9 3.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 2.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 132 52.6%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.8%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 73 29.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 11 4%
 1 Bedroom 40 14%
 2 Bedroom 163 56%
 3+ Bedroom 79 27%
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 $40,781 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 59538 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 59538 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 978 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 446 19%
 No Earnings 899 39%
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 978 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 446 19%
 No Earnings 899 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,036 84%
 Public transportation 11 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 77 6%
 Worked at Home 114 9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 92 9.0%
 High School Graduate 663 64.8%
 Associate's degree 93 9.1%
 Bachelor's degree 102 10.0%
 Master's degree 67 6.5%
 Professional school degree 6 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 467 91%
 Enrolled in Private School 11 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 33 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 59538

ZIP Code 59538 is in the Malta K-12 School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 59538.

Malta 6-7-8
1 High School Ln
Malta, MT 59538
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Malta K-12 School District
Malta K-5
706 South 3rd Ave East
Malta, MT 59538
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Malta K-12 School District
Tallow Creek School
28605 Content Rd
Malta, MT 59538
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Malta K-12 School District
Malta High School
1 High School Ln
Malta, MT 59538
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Malta K-12 School District
East Malta Colony School
1089 E Malta Colony Rd
Malta, MT 59538
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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