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ZIP Code 59843

Primary City:Helmville, MT (View All Cities)
Timezone: Mountain (1:21pm)
Area code: 406 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:46.9, -112.9
ZIP (~27 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 59843

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 59843. 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 59843. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 59843, 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:
Helmville, MT

Stats and Demographics for the 59843 ZIP Code

ZIP code 59843 is located in west 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 59843 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 large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 59843 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 260
Population Density 1 people per sq mi
Housing Units 244
Median Home Value $145,800
Land Area 369.80 sq mi
Water Area 1.69 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 115
Median Household Income $28,333

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 49Male Median Age: 49Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male611012535791217811176313
Female5381324275208815107133
Total11418257771414322516262713446

Gender

 Male 136 52%
 Female 124 48%
Gender

Race

 White 255 98.1%
 Black Or African American 1 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 4 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner04918192352
Renter338115212
Total371729242564

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 77 67%
 Single Guardian 7 6%
 Singles 26 23%
 Singles With Roommate 5 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 84 73%
 Households with Kids 31 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male21200000120233314310
Female10200111030311742000
Total314001111505441056310

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 59843 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 59843 were primarily built in the 1940s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 59843 real estate data, the median home value of $145,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 59843 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 59843 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 59843 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 260 100%
 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 29 12%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 51 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 35 14%
 Households Vacant 129 53%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 111 86%
 For Migrant Workers 2 2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 14 11%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 5 8%
 2 Bedroom 4 6%
 3+ Bedroom 53 85%
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 $28,333 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 59843 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. A higher percentage of people in 59843 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. More commuters in 59843 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 113 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 53 17%
 No Earnings 146 47%
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 113 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 53 17%
 No Earnings 146 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 89 63%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 8 6%
 Worked at Home 44 31%
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 7 5%
 High School Graduate 110 75%
 Associate's degree 7 5%
 Bachelor's degree 16 11%
 Master's degree 2 1%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 4 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 42 78%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 12 22%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 59843

ZIP Code 59843 is in the Helmville Elementary School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 59843.

Helmville School
201 Schoolhouse Rd
Helmville, MT 59843
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Helmville Elementary School District

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