ZIP Code 59859 - Plains Montana

ZIP Code 59859 is located in Plains Montana. Portions of 59859 are also in Dixon and Weeksville and Paradise. 59859 is primarily within Sanders County, with some portions in Missoula County and Mineral County. Regionally, 59859 is located in the Missoula Area.

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ZIP Code 59859 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NamePlains
Primary CountySanders County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)4,115
Area Code(s)406
Current Time

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59859 Demographics

59859 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 59859 is White. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 59859 is White. The current unemployment level in 59859 is 2.7%.

Population Growth Rate32.16%
Population Density4 People per Square Mile
Total Households1,419
Median Household Income (2021)$50,508
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2021)$434,930
Current Unemployment Rate (July 2024)2.7%
Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 94.19%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 88.89%

59859 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American1373.49%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander00%

59859 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American112.51%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander10.23%

59859 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College22310.92%
Bachelor Degree33816.54%
High School Diploma85141.65%
No High School Diploma130.64%
GED or Alternate612.99%
1 or More Years of College32515.91%
Associates Degree1637.98%
Masters Degree412.01%
Professional Degree100.49%
Doctorate Degree180.88%

59859 Geography

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Cities/Towns in 59859
RegionMissoula Area
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaMissoula, MT
Time ZoneMountain Daylight Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/Denver
Area1114 Square Miles

59859 Politics

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59859 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Average First Frost DateSeptember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DateJune 1 - 10
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion15a - Grave Creek Range-Nine Mile Divide

59859 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)17202632394549484031241832
Avg Max Temp (°F)33394959677584847358413358
Avg Precip (In.)

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