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ZIP Code 59036

Post Office City:Harlowton, MT (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Wheatland County
Timezone: Mountain (7:18pm)
Area code: 406 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:46.5, -110.0
ZIP (~27 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 59036

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Primary/preferred city:
Harlowton, MT

Stats and Demographics for the 59036 ZIP Code

ZIP code 59036 is located in central Montana and covers an extremely 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 59036 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 59036 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,505
Population Density 3 people per sq mi
Housing Units 765
Median Home Value $76,100
Land Area 568.23 sq mi
Water Area 0.20 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 618
Median Household Income $31,062

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 44

Under 54854102
85 Plus203959


 Male 732 49%
 Female 773 51%


 White 1,443 95.9%
 Black Or African American 6 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.6%
 Asian 3 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 6 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 38 2.5%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus30535

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 308 50%
 Single Guardian 67 11%
 Singles 221 36%
 Singles With Roommate 22 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 472 76%
 Households with Kids 146 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 59036 has a slightly higher 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 59036 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 59036 real estate data, the median home value of $76,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 59036 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 59036 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 59036 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,358 90%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 23 2%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 124 8%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 197 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 236 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 185 24%
 Households Vacant 147 19%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 27 18.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 3.4%
 For Sale Only 7 4.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 4.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 36 24.5%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.7%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 64 43.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 41 36%
 2 Bedroom 18 16%
 3+ Bedroom 56 49%
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 $31,062 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 59036 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 59036 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 59036 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. More commuters in 59036 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 461 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 153 13%
 No Earnings 565 48%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 461 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 153 13%
 No Earnings 565 48%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 354 75%
 Public transportation 12 3%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 58 12%
 Worked at Home 47 10%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, compared to other ZIPs, a much higher percentage of the population has received a college degree.

For more information, see Harlowton, MT education levels.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 190 18%
 High School Graduate 628 61%
 Associate's degree 35 3%
 Bachelor's degree 146 14%
 Master's degree 21 2%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 15 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 85 69%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 38 31%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 59036

ZIP Code 59036 is in the following school districts: Harlowton Elementary School District and Harlowton H S School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 59036.

Hillcrest School
500 B Avenue NE
Harlowton, MT 59036
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Harlowton Elementary School District
Hillcrest 7-8
304 Division St
Harlowton, MT 59036
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Harlowton Elementary School District
Harlowton High School
304 Division St
Harlowton, MT 59036
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Harlowton H S School District

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