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ZIP Code 59728

Post Office City:Elliston, MT (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Powell County
Timezone: Mountain (6:06am)
Area code: 406 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:46.560, -112.426
ZIP (~700 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 59728

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 59728. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 59728 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:
Elliston, MT

Stats and Demographics for the 59728 ZIP Code

ZIP code 59728 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 59728 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 59728 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 343
Population Density 2 people per sq mi
Housing Units 229
Median Home Value $204,000
Land Area 206.01 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 155
Median Household Income $51,389

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 50Male Median Age: 49Female Median Age: 52

Under 59514
85 Plus000


 Male 181 53%
 Female 162 47%


 White 328 96%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 2%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 7 2%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus000

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 89 57%
 Single Guardian 14 9%
 Singles 44 28%
 Singles With Roommate 8 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 121 78%
 Households with Kids 34 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 59728 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 59728 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1990s. Looking at 59728 real estate data, the median home value of $204,000 is slightly higher 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 59728. Rentals in 59728 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 59728 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

For more information, see Elliston, MT house prices.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 343 100%
 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 68 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 59 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 28 12%
 Households Vacant 74 32%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 53 72%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 19 26%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 6 32%
 2 Bedroom 8 42%
 3+ Bedroom 5 26%
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 $51,389 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 59728 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 59728 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. However, that is not the case in 59728. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 114 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 98 29%
 No Earnings 128 38%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 114 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 98 29%
 No Earnings 128 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 143 80%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 15 8%
 Worked at Home 21 12%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 14 5%
 High School Graduate 181 64%
 Associate's degree 22 8%
 Bachelor's degree 40 14%
 Master's degree 9 3%
 Professional school degree 10 4%
 Doctorate degree 6 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 62 78%
 Enrolled in Private School 6 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 12 15%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 59728

ZIP Code 59728 is in the Elliston Elementary School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 59728.

Elliston School
205 W Main St
Elliston, MT 59728
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Elliston Elementary School District

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