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ZIP Code 59020

Post Office City:Cooke City, MT (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Park County
Timezone: Mountain (8:22pm)
Area code: 406 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:45.020, -109.935
ZIP (~300 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 59020

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Primary/preferred city:
Cooke City, MT

Stats and Demographics for the 59020 ZIP Code

ZIP code 59020 is located in southern 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 59020 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is small. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 59020 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 77
Population Density 0 people per sq mi
Housing Units 162
Median Home Value $284,400
Land Area 234.89 sq mi
Water Area 3.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 46
Median Household Income $39,375

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 40

Under 5123
85 Plus022


 Male 43 56%
 Female 34 44%


 White 74 96%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 1 1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 2 3%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus112

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 18 39%
 Single Guardian 0 0%
 Singles 24 52%
 Singles With Roommate 4 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 43 93%
 Households with Kids 3 7%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 59020 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 59020 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 59020 real estate data, the median home value of $284,400 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 59020 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 59020 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 59020 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 77 100%
 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 7 4%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 14 9%
 Renter Occupied Households 25 15%
 Households Vacant 116 72%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 11 9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 88 76%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 16 14%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 2 100%
 3+ Bedroom 0 0%
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 $39,375 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 59020 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 59020 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. The commute in 59020 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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.

For more information, see Cooke City, MT poverty.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 10 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 10 36%
 No Earnings 8 29%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 10 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 10 36%
 No Earnings 8 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9 69%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1 8%
 Worked at Home 3 23%
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 2 7%
 High School Graduate 17 61%
 Associate's degree 4 14%
 Bachelor's degree 5 18%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

Schools in ZIP Code 59020

ZIP Code 59020 is in the Cooke City Elementary School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 59020.

Cooke City School
101 Broadway
Cooke City, MT 59020
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cooke City Elementary School District

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