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ZIP Code 59918

Primary City:Fortine, MT (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Lincoln County
Timezone: Mountain (7:12am)
Area code: 406 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:48.764, -114.904
ZIP (~300 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 59918

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 59918. 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 59918. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 59918, 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:
Fortine, MT

Stats and Demographics for the 59918 ZIP Code

ZIP code 59918 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 59918 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 families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 59918 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 592
Population Density 7 people per sq mi
Housing Units 326
Median Home Value $185,000
Land Area 90.79 sq mi
Water Area 0.87 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 256
Median Household Income $40,625

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 49Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male131118161012141821223629232319727
Female201615131110132021202531281913358
Total33273329212227384242616051423210715

Gender

 Male 301 51%
 Female 291 49%
Gender

Race

 White 569 96.1%
 Black Or African American 1 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 1.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 5 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 11 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2132751534098
Renter31212710522
Total525395863451110

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 147 57%
 Single Guardian 22 9%
 Singles 69 27%
 Singles With Roommate 18 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 198 77%
 Households with Kids 58 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male12141241324525163423
Female28334322542153351310
Total3104755638666784114733

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 59918 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 59918 were primarily built in the 1980s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 59918 real estate data, the median home value of $185,000 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 59918 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 59918 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 59918 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 592 100%
 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 107 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 96 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 53 16%
 Households Vacant 70 21%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 3 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 44 63%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 20 29%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 28 44%
 3+ Bedroom 35 56%
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 $40,625 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 59918 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 59918 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 184 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 146 25%
 No Earnings 251 43%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 184 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 146 25%
 No Earnings 251 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 221 90%
 Public transportation 8 3%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 16 7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 49 16%
 High School Graduate 163 53%
 Associate's degree 14 5%
 Bachelor's degree 78 25%
 Master's degree 5 2%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 108 82%
 Enrolled in Private School 12 9%
 Not Enrolled in School 12 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 59918

ZIP Code 59918 is in the Fortine Elementary School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 59918.

Fortine School
358 Meadow Creek Rd
Fortine, MT 59918
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fortine Elementary School District
Fortine 7-8
Meadow Creek Rd
Fortine, MT 59918
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Fortine Elementary School District

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