ZIP Code 59601 - Helena Montana

ZIP Code 59601 is located in Helena Montana. Portions of 59601 are also in Helena West Side and Unionville and Helena Valley Southeast and Rimini. 59601 is entirely within Lewis and Clark County. Regionally, it is located in the Butte-Bozeman-Helena Area.

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ZIP Code 59601 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameHelena
Primary CountyLewis and Clark County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)31,447
Area Code(s)406
Current Time

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59601 Demographics

59601 can be classified socioeconomically as Lower Middle Class class compared to other ZIP Codes in Montana based on Median Household Income and Average Adjusted Gross Income. The majority race/ethnicity residing in 59601 is White. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 59601 is White. The current unemployment level in 59601 is 3.0%.

Population Growth Rate3.36%
Population Density233 People per Square Mile
Total Households13,530
Percentage High Income Households2.7%
Median Houshold Income (2021)$60,955
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2020)$73,460
Current Unemployment Rate (February 2024)3.0%
Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 93.04%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 83.10%

59601 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American3711.19%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander00%

59601 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American1372.19%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander50.08%

59601 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College1,2306.14%
Bachelor Degree5,69728.43%
High School Diploma3,18915.91%
No High School Diploma1700.85%
GED or Alternate9934.95%
1 or More Years of College3,42717.1%
Associates Degree1,3586.78%
Masters Degree2,64513.2%
Professional Degree9534.76%
Doctorate Degree3801.9%

59601 Geography

Adjacent ZIP Codes
Cities/Towns in 59601
RegionButte-Bozeman-Helena Area
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaHelena, MT
Time ZoneMountain Standard Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/Denver
Area135 Square Miles

59601 Politics

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59601 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
Average First Frost DateSeptember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DateMay 21 - 31
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion17w - Townsend Basin

59601 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)11162331394752504131211231
Avg Max Temp (°F)31374656657583827058413256
Avg Precip (In.).

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