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ZIP Code 59801

Primary City:Missoula, MT (View All Cities)
County: Missoula County
Timezone: Mountain (2:39am)
Area code: 406 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:46.86, -113.99
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 59801

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 59801. 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 59801. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 59801, 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:
Missoula, MT
Unacceptable:
East Missoula, Msla

Stats and Demographics for the 59801 ZIP Code

ZIP code 59801 is located in west Montana and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 59801 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 59801 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 30,940
Population Density 4,548 people per sq mi
Housing Units 14,103
Median Home Value $227,500
Land Area 6.80 sq mi
Water Area 0.07 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 13,416
Median Household Income $34,462

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 28Male Median Age: 28Female Median Age: 28

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8556695861,4312,9171,9221,321847748735796804611361253212163153
Female7696315811,5803,0771,6441,182747663798814842599461302286289291
Total1,6241,3001,1673,0115,9943,5662,5031,5941,4111,5331,6101,6461,210822555498452444

Gender

 Male 15,384 50%
 Female 15,556 50%
Gender

Race

 White 28,208 91.2%
 Black Or African American 178 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 976 3.2%
 Asian 453 1.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 28 0.1%
 Other Race 144 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 953 3.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1378558581,0811,276676499231
Renter2,1912,466970884683263220126
Total2,3283,3211,8281,9651,959939719357

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,829 29%
 Single Guardian 2,037 15%
 Singles 4,863 36%
 Singles With Roommate 2,687 20%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 10,552 79%
 Households with Kids 2,864 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male171176180151139135150105140102115129109131102124139314752673
Female168156138146136134112115134113115100130123119111137418795771
Total3393323182972752692622202742152302292392542212352767321,5471,444

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 59801 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 59801 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 59801 real estate data, the median home value of $227,500 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 59801 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 59801 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 59801 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 28,490 92.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 61 0.2%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 2,284 7.4%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 105 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,808 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,805 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 7,803 55%
 Households Vacant 687 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 279 41%
 Rented & Unoccupied 26 4%
 For Sale Only 105 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 84 12%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 183 27%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 523 6%
 1 Bedroom 2,099 26%
 2 Bedroom 3,564 44%
 3+ Bedroom 1,989 24%
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 $34,462 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 59801 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. 59801 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 59801 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 8,848 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 12,030 45%
 No Earnings 5,888 22%
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 8,848 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 12,030 45%
 No Earnings 5,888 22%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,032 74.2%
 Public transportation 461 2.8%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 52 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2,940 18.1%
 Worked at Home 729 4.5%
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 433 5%
 High School Graduate 4,573 51%
 Associate's degree 379 4%
 Bachelor's degree 2,123 24%
 Master's degree 899 10%
 Professional school degree 345 4%
 Doctorate degree 228 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,101 74.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 610 14.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 445 10.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 59801

ZIP Code 59801 is in the Missoula Elementary School District. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 59801.

Franklin School
1901 South 10th West
Missoula, MT 59801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Missoula Elementary School District
Lewis & Clark School
2901 Park
Missoula, MT 59801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Missoula Elementary School District
Paxson School
101 Evans
Missoula, MT 59801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Missoula Elementary School District
Russell School
3216 Russell St
Missoula, MT 59801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Missoula Elementary School District
Washington Middle School
645 West Central Ave
Missoula, MT 59801
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Missoula Elementary School District
Hellgate High School
900 South Higgins
Missoula, MT 59801
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Missoula H S School District
Sentinel High School
901 South Ave West
Missoula, MT 59801
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Missoula H S School District
St Joseph School
503 Edith St
Missoula, MT 59801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Sussex School
1800 S 2nd St W
Missoula, MT 59801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Primrose Montessori School
600 S Avenue E
Missoula, MT 59801
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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