Zip Code 59820 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameAlberton
Zip Code StateMontana
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Mineral
Secondary County: Missoula
Area Code406
Current Population:1361
Racial Majority: 96.37%
Public School Racial Majority:White 95.1%
Unemployment Rate:4.6%
Median Household Income$46276
Average Adjusted Gross Income$56260
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time31.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Mountain Daylight Time
Elevation Range3078 - 6697 ft.
Area360 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)46.89429500, -114.57349300

Zip Code 59820 Description

Zip Code 59820 is located in the state of Montana in the Missoula metro area. Zip code 59820 is primarily located in Mineral County. Portions of 59820 are also located in Missoula County. The official US Postal Service name for 59820 is ALBERTON, Montana. Portions of zip code 59820 are contained within or border the city limits of Alberton, MT, . The area code for zip code 59820 is 406. 59820 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Montana.

The current unemployment level in 59820 is 4.6% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 7.1% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.2% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 59820 increased to 1361 from 1220 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 59820 is while the majority ethnicity attending 59820 public schools is White. 72.7% of students in 59820 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1246 96.37% 1284 -3%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 2 -100%
 Hispanic 18 1.39% 20 -10%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 18 1.39% 29 -38%
 Asian 5 0.39% 1 +400%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 23 0.46% 23 -74%

Zip Code 59820 Race/Ethnicity

 White 95.1%
 Black Or African American 0%
 Hispanic 0%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2.1%
 Two or More Races 2.8%

Zip Code 59820 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population13611220
Male Population52.50%
Female Population47.50%
Total Households600
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$46276
Income Under $50K Per Year54.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year31.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year13.70%
59820 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Montana District 1
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$209000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$212709
Current Unemployment Level 4.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 15a - Grave Creek Range-Nine Mile Divide
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesJune 11 - 20

Zip Code 59820 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)17202530374347473931241731
Avg Max Temp (°F)32394857667382837258393157
Avg Precip (In.)1.391.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Missoula, MT
CBSA Type59820
CBSA Population109336
Time ZoneMountain Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-7 Hours