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ZIP Code 59523

Primary City:Chinook, MT (View All Cities)
County: Blaine County
Timezone: Mountain (6:29pm)
Area code: 406 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:48.6, -109.1
ZIP (~45 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 59523

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 59523. 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 59523. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 59523, 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:
Chinook, MT

Stats and Demographics for the 59523 ZIP Code

ZIP code 59523 is located in north 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 59523 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors 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 59523 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,287
Population Density 2 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,180
Median Home Value $87,800
Land Area 1,363.67 sq mi
Water Area 4.74 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 994
Median Household Income $45,867

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 46


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 58375158
5-96463127
10-147692168
15-196855123
20-24394382
25-296158119
30-345947106
35-395455109
40-446760127
45-499392185
50-5410672178
55-599288180
60-647681157
65-695563118
70-745149100
75-79463682
80-84344377
85 Plus335891

Gender

 Male 1,157 51%
 Female 1,130 49%
Gender

Race

 White 2,081 91.0%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 161 7.0%
 Asian 5 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 11 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 29 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2432124
25-346155116
35-448640126
45-5415258210
55-6415844202
65-7411325138
75-848530115
85 Plus382563

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 480 48%
 Single Guardian 106 11%
 Singles 368 37%
 Singles With Roommate 40 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 736 74%
 Households with Kids 258 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1201333
2231336
3122436
4101424
5171027
6131326
7111526
8131528
9101020
10141731
11141428
12152136
13192039
14142034
1513922
16101424
17171431
18191029
199817
2071017

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 59523 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 59523 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 59523 real estate data, the median home value of $87,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 59523 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 59523 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 59523 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,176 95%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 39 2%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 72 3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 357 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 339 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 298 25%
 Households Vacant 186 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 24 12.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.5%
 For Sale Only 22 11.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 3.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 41 22.0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 91 48.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 13 6%
 1 Bedroom 61 26%
 2 Bedroom 97 41%
 3+ Bedroom 65 28%
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 $45,867 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 59523 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 59523 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 719 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 425 24%
 No Earnings 597 34%
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 719 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 425 24%
 No Earnings 597 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 817 80%
 Public transportation 25 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 93 9%
 Worked at Home 81 8%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 112 13.7%
 High School Graduate 507 62.2%
 Associate's degree 85 10.4%
 Bachelor's degree 91 11.2%
 Master's degree 11 1.3%
 Professional school degree 2 0.2%
 Doctorate degree 7 0.9%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 339 79%
 Enrolled in Private School 17 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 75 17%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 59523

ZIP Code 59523 is in the Bear Paw Elementary School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 59523.

Bear Paw School
29815 Clear Creek Rd
Chinook, MT 59523
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bear Paw Elementary School District
Cleveland School
Hwy 240 (25 Mile
Chinook, MT 59523
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cleveland Elementary School District
Meadowlark School
623 New York
Chinook, MT 59523
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chinook Elementary School District
Chinook 7-8
528 Ohio
Chinook, MT 59523
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Chinook Elementary School District
Chinook High School
528 Ohio
Chinook, MT 59523
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Chinook H S School District

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