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ZIP Code 59802

Primary City:Missoula, MT (View All Cities)
County: Missoula County
Timezone: Mountain (5:35pm)
Area code: 406 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:46.9, -113.9
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 59802

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 59802. 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 59802. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 59802, 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:
Msla

Stats and Demographics for the 59802 ZIP Code

ZIP code 59802 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 slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 59802 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is 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 59802 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 18,407
Population Density 400 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,143
Median Home Value $227,900
Land Area 46.01 sq mi
Water Area 0.66 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,598
Median Household Income $37,931

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male5474584044661,1551,14382958750861564763956035024613313289
Female4864283694451,083981683500494540663622496330228182173196
Total1,0338867739112,2382,1241,5121,0871,0021,1551,3101,2611,056680474315305285

Gender

 Male 9,508 52%
 Female 8,899 48%
Gender

Race

 White 17,049 92.6%
 Black Or African American 85 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 542 2.9%
 Asian 147 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 26 0.1%
 Other Race 84 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 474 2.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner735596448901,003548307100
Renter9761,39358858548621313796
Total1,0491,9521,2321,4751,489761444196

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,862 33%
 Single Guardian 1,134 13%
 Singles 3,212 37%
 Singles With Roommate 1,390 16%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 6,756 79%
 Households with Kids 1,842 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male104119112102107968889787683797987677992102126192
Female901019110079104907976599962905971707491139193
Total194220203202186200178168154135182141169146138149166193265385

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 59802 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 59802 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 59802 real estate data, the median home value of $227,900 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 59802 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 59802 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 59802 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 17,991 97.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 13 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 96 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 307 1.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,688 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,436 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,474 49%
 Households Vacant 545 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 251 46%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 1%
 For Sale Only 75 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 100 18%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 101 19%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 327 8%
 1 Bedroom 1,534 36%
 2 Bedroom 1,560 36%
 3+ Bedroom 853 20%
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 $37,931 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 59802 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 59802 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 59802 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 5,625 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,848 41%
 No Earnings 4,344 26%
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 5,625 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,848 41%
 No Earnings 4,344 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,000 75.4%
 Public transportation 190 1.8%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 4 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,784 16.8%
 Worked at Home 638 6.0%
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 292 4%
 High School Graduate 3,069 47%
 Associate's degree 541 8%
 Bachelor's degree 1,657 25%
 Master's degree 565 9%
 Professional school degree 82 1%
 Doctorate degree 329 5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,728 74.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 312 13.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 295 12.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 59802

ZIP Code 59802 is in the Desmet Elementary School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 59802.

Desmet School
6355 Padre Ln
Missoula, MT 59802
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Desmet Elementary School District
Hellgate Middle School
2385 Flynn Ln
Missoula, MT 59802
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Hellgate Elementary School District
Lowell School
1200 Sherwood
Missoula, MT 59802
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Missoula Elementary School District
Rattlesnake Elementary School
1220 Pineview Dr
Missoula, MT 59802
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Missoula Elementary School District
Desmet 7-8
6355 Padre Ln
Missoula, MT 59802
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Desmet Elementary School District
Missoula Int'L School
1100 Harrison St
Missoula, MT 59802
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Clark Fork School
2525 Rattlesnake Dr
Missoula, MT 59802
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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