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ZIP Code 59746

Post Office City:Polaris, MT (View All Cities)
County: Beaverhead County
Timezone: Mountain (3:06am)
Area code: 406 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:45.361, -113.123
ZIP (~200 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 59746

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Primary/preferred city:
Polaris, MT

Stats and Demographics for the 59746 ZIP Code

ZIP code 59746 is located in southwest 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 59746 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 59746 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 92
Population Density 1 people per sq mi
Housing Units 193
Median Home Value $288,600
Land Area 162.24 sq mi
Water Area 0.31 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 55
Median Household Income $53,750

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 56Male Median Age: 56Female Median Age: 55

Under 5112
85 Plus213


 Male 54 59%
 Female 38 41%


 White 88 96%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 2%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 2 2%
 Two Or More Races 0 0%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus202

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 23 42%
 Single Guardian 4 7%
 Singles 26 47%
 Singles With Roommate 2 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 50 91%
 Households with Kids 5 9%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 59746 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 59746 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1970s. Looking at 59746 real estate data, the median home value of $288,600 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 59746. Rentals in 59746 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 59746 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 92 100%
 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 23 12%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 14 7%
 Renter Occupied Households 18 9%
 Households Vacant 138 72%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 1.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 2 1.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 124 89.9%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.7%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 9 6.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 2 22%
 2 Bedroom 3 33%
 3+ Bedroom 4 44%
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 $53,750 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 59746 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. A higher percentage of people in 59746 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 59746 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 21 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 18 27%
 No Earnings 28 42%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 21 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 18 27%
 No Earnings 28 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 19 61%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2 6%
 Worked at Home 10 32%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 59746 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 0 0%
 High School Graduate 33 49%
 Associate's degree 4 6%
 Bachelor's degree 19 28%
 Master's degree 11 16%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

Schools in ZIP Code 59746

ZIP Code 59746 is in the Polaris Elementary School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 59746.

Polaris School
4210 Pioneer Mnt Scenic Byway
Polaris, MT 59746
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Polaris Elementary School District

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