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ZIP Code 59917

Primary City:Eureka, MT (View All Cities)
County: Lincoln County
Timezone: Mountain (10:02pm)
Area code: 406 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:48.7, -114.9
ZIP (~33 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 59917

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 59917. 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 59917. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 59917, 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:
Eureka, MT

Stats and Demographics for the 59917 ZIP Code

ZIP code 59917 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 59917 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 59917 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,225
Population Density 16 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,387
Median Home Value $193,800
Land Area 258.23 sq mi
Water Area 1.92 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,831
Median Household Income $37,178

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male134119150129607599101110154193200184138115605425
Female801191351675792104119109155204189184143107633662
Total2142382852961171672032202193093973893682812221239087

Gender

 Male 2,100 50%
 Female 2,125 50%
Gender

Race

 White 4,042 95.7%
 Black Or African American 4 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 45 1.1%
 Asian 12 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 25 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 96 2.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1810116832238628511835
Renter2275607972472221
Total4017622840145833214056

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 988 54%
 Single Guardian 209 11%
 Singles 556 30%
 Singles With Roommate 78 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,367 75%
 Households with Kids 464 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male222621401922213423303328322723282636166
Female16722151423202636242517323746404226136
Total3833435533454160595458456464696868622912

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 59917 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 59917 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 59917 real estate data, the median home value of $193,800 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 59917 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 59917 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 59917 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,124 97.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 49 1.2%
 Nursing Facilities 43 1.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 9 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 793 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 640 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 398 17%
 Households Vacant 556 23%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 29 5.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 0.7%
 For Sale Only 57 10.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 2.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 372 66.9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 82 14.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 91 41%
 2 Bedroom 34 15%
 3+ Bedroom 95 43%
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 $37,178 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 59917 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 59917 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. More commuters in 59917 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 1,205 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 923 27%
 No Earnings 1,351 39%
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 1,205 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 923 27%
 No Earnings 1,351 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,516 85%
 Public transportation 41 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 180 10%
 Worked at Home 46 3%
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 128 9%
 High School Graduate 826 58%
 Associate's degree 83 6%
 Bachelor's degree 234 16%
 Master's degree 134 9%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 16 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 775 86%
 Enrolled in Private School 56 6%
 Not Enrolled in School 74 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 59917

ZIP Code 59917 is in the Eureka Elementary School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 59917.

Eureka Elementary School
235 7th St East
Eureka, MT 59917
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Eureka Elementary School District
Eureka Middle School 5-8
335 6th St East
Eureka, MT 59917
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Eureka Elementary School District
Lincoln County High School
312 9th St
Eureka, MT 59917
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lincoln County H S School District
Chrysalis School
77 Trails End Rd
Eureka, MT 59917
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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