Search by ZIP, address, city, or county:

ZIP Code 59911

Primary City:Bigfork, MT (View All Cities)
Timezone: Mountain (4:50pm)
Area code: 406 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:47.9, -113.7
ZIP (~33 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 59911

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 59911. 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 59911. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 59911, 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:
Bigfork, MT
Acceptable:
Swan Lake

Stats and Demographics for the 59911 ZIP Code

ZIP code 59911 is located in northwest 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 59911 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 families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 59911 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,678
Population Density 20 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,995
Median Home Value $344,400
Land Area 392.38 sq mi
Water Area 40.18 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,444
Median Household Income $52,850

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 51Male Median Age: 52Female Median Age: 51

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1461872132291291381531521892773274103423612361499473
Female16918317618311115118616821529438939940430320513111096
Total315370389412240289339320404571716809746664441280204169

Gender

 Male 3,805 50%
 Female 3,873 50%
Gender

Race

 White 7,415 96.6%
 Black Or African American 26 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 53 0.7%
 Asian 24 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.1%
 Other Race 41 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 114 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1612825252975563027993
Renter40151128182116744724
Total56279380711871704326117

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,023 59%
 Single Guardian 303 9%
 Singles 950 28%
 Singles With Roommate 168 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,710 79%
 Households with Kids 734 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2824293632403638413349444146535939453321
Female3329373335303741403537352544344148352524
Total61536669677073798168867966908710087805845

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 59911 has an extremely large 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 59911 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1970s. Looking at 59911 real estate data, the median home value of $344,400 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 59911. Rentals in 59911 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 59911 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,588 98.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 4 0.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 57 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 29 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,578 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,104 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 762 13%
 Households Vacant 2,551 43%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 103 4.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 0.4%
 For Sale Only 176 6.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 37 1.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2,097 82.2%
 For Migrant Workers 24 0.9%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 103 4.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 10 1%
 1 Bedroom 256 34%
 2 Bedroom 262 34%
 3+ Bedroom 234 31%
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 $52,850 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 59911 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 59911 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 59911 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,914 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,002 31%
 No Earnings 2,625 40%
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 1,914 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,002 31%
 No Earnings 2,625 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,659 81.3%
 Public transportation 12 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 147 4.5%
 Worked at Home 454 13.9%
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 180 5.9%
 High School Graduate 1,671 54.8%
 Associate's degree 172 5.6%
 Bachelor's degree 704 23.1%
 Master's degree 206 6.8%
 Professional school degree 95 3.1%
 Doctorate degree 23 0.8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 966 81.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 108 9.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 116 9.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 59911

ZIP Code 59911 is in the Bigfork Elementary School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 59911.

Bigfork Elementary
600 Commerce St
Bigfork, MT 59911
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bigfork Elementary School District
Salmon Prairie School
40224 Salmon Prairie Rd
Swan Lake, MT 59911
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Swan Lake-Salmon Elementary School District
Swan River School
1205 Swan Hwy
Bigfork, MT 59911
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Swan River Elementary School District
Bigfork 7-8
600 Commerce St
Bigfork, MT 59911
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Bigfork Elementary School District
Bigfork High School
600 Commerce St
Bigfork, MT 59911
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Bigfork H S School District
Swan River 7-8
1205 Swan Hwy
Bigfork, MT 59911
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Swan River Elementary School District

Nearby ZIP Codes