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ZIP Code 59716

Post Office City:Big Sky, MT (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Gallatin County
Timezone: Mountain (8:30am)
Area code: 406 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:45.26, -111.33
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 59716

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Primary/preferred city:
Big Sky, MT

Stats and Demographics for the 59716 ZIP Code

ZIP code 59716 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 59716 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors 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 59716 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,798
Population Density 4 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,137
Median Home Value $376,400
Land Area 400.71 sq mi
Water Area 0.52 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 808
Median Household Income $65,794

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 34

Under 5504393
85 Plus538


 Male 1,010 56%
 Female 788 44%


 White 1,721 95.7%
 Black Or African American 10 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.4%
 Asian 11 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.2%
 Other Race 22 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 23 1.3%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus426

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 344 43%
 Single Guardian 42 5%
 Singles 254 31%
 Singles With Roommate 168 21%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 661 82%
 Households with Kids 147 18%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 59716 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 59716 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 59716 real estate data, the median home value of $376,400 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 59716 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 59716 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 59716 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,711 95%
 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 87 5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 362 12%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 144 5%
 Renter Occupied Households 302 10%
 Households Vacant 2,329 74%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 75 3.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.1%
 For Sale Only 59 2.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 0.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2,170 93.2%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 16 0.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 39 11%
 1 Bedroom 64 19%
 2 Bedroom 97 29%
 3+ Bedroom 140 41%
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 $65,794 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 59716 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. Residents in ZIP code 59716 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. 59716 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 59716 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 Big Sky, MT household income.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 670 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 813 48%
 No Earnings 225 13%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 670 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 813 48%
 No Earnings 225 13%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 771 64%
 Public transportation 90 7%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 234 19%
 Worked at Home 107 9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 59716 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 21 1.7%
 High School Graduate 413 32.6%
 Associate's degree 93 7.3%
 Bachelor's degree 571 45.1%
 Master's degree 110 8.7%
 Professional school degree 50 3.9%
 Doctorate degree 8 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 145 69%
 Enrolled in Private School 66 31%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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