Zip Code 59486 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameValier
Zip Code StateMontana
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Pondera
Area Code406
Current Population:1328
Racial Majority: 87.46%
Public School Racial Majority:White 73.8%
Unemployment Rate:1.8%
Median Household Income$31163
Average Adjusted Gross Income$40380
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time25.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Mountain Standard Time
Elevation Range3202 - 6493 ft.
Area574 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)48.32253800, -112.44641400

Zip Code 59486 Description

Zip Code 59486 is located in the state of Montana in the Great Falls metro area. Zip code 59486 is primarily located in Pondera County. The official US Postal Service name for 59486 is VALIER, Montana. Portions of zip code 59486 are contained within or border the city limits of Valier, MT, . The area code for zip code 59486 is 406. 59486 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Montana.

The current unemployment level in 59486 is 1.8% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.7% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 1.9% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 59486 increased to 1328 from 1319 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 59486 is while the majority ethnicity attending 59486 public schools is White. 42.8% of students in 59486 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 1074 87.46% 1164 -8%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 0 +0%
 Hispanic 5 0.41% 14 -64%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 120 9.77% 110 +9%
 Asian 4 0.33% 4 +0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 36 2.04% 36 -31%

Zip Code 59486 Race/Ethnicity

 White 73.8%
 Black Or African American 0%
 Hispanic 1.6%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 22.5%
 Two or More Races 2.1%

Zip Code 59486 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population13281319
Male Population50.40%
Female Population49.60%
Total Households427
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
42.8%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$31163
Income Under $50K Per Year75.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year19.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year4.60%
59486 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Montana District 1
Related Maps: Map of All Montana Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$142336
Average Real Estate Sale Price$76102
Current Unemployment Level 1.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level1.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.2%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 4a: -30F to -25F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 3b: -35F to -30F
Köppen Climate ClassificationBSk - Cold Semi-Arid Climate
Ecoregion 42o - North Central Brown Glaciated Plains
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 21 - 31

Zip Code 59486 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)11152231404751514233211432
Avg Max Temp (°F)32374455647279807059413456
Avg Precip (In.).32.25.51.942.252.551.41.661.14.6.38.312.33
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Type
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneMountain Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-7 Hours