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ZIP Code 59631

Post Office City:Basin, MT (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Jefferson County
Timezone: Mountain (7:26am)
Area code: 406 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:46.271, -112.264
ZIP (~200 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 59631

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 59631. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 59631 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Basin, MT

Stats and Demographics for the 59631 ZIP Code

ZIP code 59631 is located in western 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 59631 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 59631 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 237
Population Density 1 people per sq mi
Housing Units 157
Median Home Value $92,000
Land Area 170.29 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 111
Median Household Income $31,250

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 43

Under 56410
85 Plus112


 Male 120 51%
 Female 117 49%


 White 225 94.9%
 Black Or African American 1 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.8%
 Asian 1 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 8 3.4%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus202

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 48 43%
 Single Guardian 13 12%
 Singles 42 38%
 Singles With Roommate 8 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 88 79%
 Households with Kids 23 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 59631 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 59631 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 59631 real estate data, the median home value of $92,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 59631 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 59631 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 59631 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 237 100%
 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 42 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 41 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 28 18%
 Households Vacant 46 29%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 31 67%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 12 26%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 14 64%
 2 Bedroom 2 9%
 3+ Bedroom 6 27%
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 $31,250 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 59631 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 59631 can expect to fall in that range. 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 49 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 40 26%
 No Earnings 67 43%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 49 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 40 26%
 No Earnings 67 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 56 86%
 Public transportation 2 3%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 5 8%
 Worked at Home 2 3%
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. 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 Basin, MT public school enrollment.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 22 16%
 High School Graduate 82 59%
 Associate's degree 7 5%
 Bachelor's degree 14 10%
 Master's degree 8 6%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 5 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 23 52%
 Enrolled in Private School 15 34%
 Not Enrolled in School 6 14%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 59631

ZIP Code 59631 is in the Basin Elementary School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 59631.

Basin School
30 North Quartz
Basin, MT 59631
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Basin Elementary School District

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