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ZIP Code 59912

Primary City:Columbia Falls, MT (View All Cities)
County: Flathead County
Timezone: Mountain (5:33pm)
Area code: 406 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:48.4, -114.2
ZIP (~16 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 59912

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 59912. 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 59912. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 59912, 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:
Columbia Falls, MT
Acceptable:
Columbia Fls

Stats and Demographics for the 59912 ZIP Code

ZIP code 59912 is located in northwest Montana and covers a slightly higher 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 59912 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 59912 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 13,499
Population Density 96 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,048
Median Home Value $201,700
Land Area 140.24 sq mi
Water Area 2.36 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,338
Median Household Income $48,849

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male41041946547531535344540846350656056543529423117713373
Female45440946448134134641845243453458052839130025918211287
Total8648289299566566998638608971,0401,1401,093826594490359245160

Gender

 Male 6,727 50%
 Female 6,772 50%
Gender

Race

 White 12,868 95.3%
 Black Or African American 16 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 191 1.4%
 Asian 51 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 11 0.1%
 Other Race 49 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 313 2.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner553866891,00795656530767
Renter1343042552131781069026
Total1896909441,2201,13467139793

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,036 57%
 Single Guardian 728 14%
 Singles 1,249 23%
 Singles With Roommate 325 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,624 68%
 Households with Kids 1,714 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male71899882906185859895958810087871101051037064
Female809281887894837381899299988610592112928074
Total151181179170168155168158179184187187198173192202217195150138

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 59912 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 59912 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 59912 real estate data, the median home value of $201,700 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 59912. Rentals in 59912 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 59912 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 13,401 99.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 4 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 94 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,719 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,313 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,306 22%
 Households Vacant 710 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 82 12%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 1%
 For Sale Only 81 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 415 58%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 114 16%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 36 3%
 1 Bedroom 204 17%
 2 Bedroom 484 39%
 3+ Bedroom 511 41%
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 $48,849 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 59912 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 59912 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 3,690 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,756 35%
 No Earnings 3,381 31%
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 3,690 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,756 35%
 No Earnings 3,381 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,914 93.4%
 Public transportation 45 0.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 17 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 139 2.2%
 Worked at Home 215 3.4%
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 345 7.2%
 High School Graduate 2,801 58.7%
 Associate's degree 445 9.3%
 Bachelor's degree 896 18.8%
 Master's degree 193 4.0%
 Professional school degree 57 1.2%
 Doctorate degree 34 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,381 84.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 226 8.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 227 8.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 59912

ZIP Code 59912 is in the Columbia Falls Elementary School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 59912.

Columbia Falls Jr High School
1805 Talbot Rd
Columbia Falls, MT 59912
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Columbia Falls Elementary School District
Glacier Gateway Elementary
440 4th Ave West
Columbia Falls, MT 59912
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Columbia Falls Elementary School District
Columbia Falls Grade 6
1805 Talbot Rd
Columbia Falls, MT 59912
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Columbia Falls Elementary School District
Ruder Elementary
1500 12th Ave West
Columbia Falls, MT 59912
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Columbia Falls Elementary School District
Deer Park School
2105 Middle Rd
Columbia Falls, MT 59912
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Deer Park Elementary School District
Columbia Falls High Schl
610 13th St West
Columbia Falls, MT 59912
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Columbia Falls H S School District
Deer Park 7-8
2105 Middle Rd
Columbia Falls, MT 59912
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Deer Park Elementary School District
Individualized Ed Center
66 Claremont St
Kalispell, MT 59912
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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