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ZIP Code 59254

Primary City:Plentywood, MT (View All Cities)
County: Sheridan County
Timezone: Mountain (3:00pm)
Area code: 406 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:48.8, -104.5
ZIP (~20 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 59254

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 59254. 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 59254. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 59254, 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:
Plentywood, MT

Stats and Demographics for the 59254 ZIP Code

ZIP code 59254 is located in northeast 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 59254 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely 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 59254 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,026
Population Density 7 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,125
Median Home Value $119,200
Land Area 271.61 sq mi
Water Area 0.14 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 941
Median Household Income $43,571

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 49Male Median Age: 48Female Median Age: 51


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5415091
5-95349102
10-146455119
15-196949118
20-24384280
25-29463480
30-34334174
35-393964103
40-445460114
45-498067147
50-5410095195
55-5910286188
60-646470134
65-694754101
70-74475097
75-79295685
80-84464490
85 Plus3375108

Gender

 Male 985 49%
 Female 1,041 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,937 95.6%
 Black Or African American 4 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 30 1.5%
 Asian 13 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 6 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 36 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2462531
25-34304878
35-447931110
45-5415648204
55-6416543208
65-7411121132
75-849622118
85 Plus342660

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 442 47%
 Single Guardian 100 11%
 Singles 368 39%
 Singles With Roommate 31 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 727 77%
 Households with Kids 214 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
17714
26713
3131225
4101525
5111526
6111122
77512
810818
9141024
1013720
11131528
1291322
13141125
1415924
15201030
16221739
1781321
1814923
19505
208715

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 59254 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 59254 were primarily built in the 1980s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 59254 real estate data, the median home value of $119,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 59254. Rentals in 59254 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 59254 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,941 95.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 56 2.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 28 1.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 301 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 376 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 264 23%
 Households Vacant 184 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 13 7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 8 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 30 16%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 128 70%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 72 30%
 2 Bedroom 132 54%
 3+ Bedroom 39 16%
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 $43,571 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 59254 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 59254 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 59254 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.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 700 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 416 25%
 No Earnings 542 33%
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 700 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 416 25%
 No Earnings 542 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 912 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 79 8%
 Worked at Home 8 1%
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 89 13.1%
 High School Graduate 365 53.9%
 Associate's degree 83 12.3%
 Bachelor's degree 100 14.8%
 Master's degree 5 0.7%
 Professional school degree 24 3.5%
 Doctorate degree 11 1.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 307 85%
 Enrolled in Private School 43 12%
 Not Enrolled in School 10 3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 59254

ZIP Code 59254 is in the Plentywood K-12 School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 59254.

Plentywood School
100 East Laurel Ave
Plentywood, MT 59254
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Plentywood K-12 School District
Plentywood High School
100 East Laurel Ave
Plentywood, MT 59254
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Plentywood K-12 School District
Plentywood 7-8
100 East Laurel Ave
Plentywood, MT 59254
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Plentywood K-12 School District

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