Zip Code 59873 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameThompson Falls
Zip Code StateMontana
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Sanders
Area Code406
Alternate Zip Code NamesTHOMPSON FLS
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesCOPPER KING
Current Population:3085
Racial Majority:White 97.79%
Public School Racial Majority:White 85.4%
Unemployment Rate:3.8%
Median Household Income$32989
Average Adjusted Gross Income$50180
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time20.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Mountain Standard Time
Elevation Range2448 - 6286 ft.
Area474 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)47.62382500, -115.41280600

Zip Code 59873 Description

Zip Code 59873 is located in the state of Montana in the Missoula metro area. Zip code 59873 is primarily located in Sanders County. The official US Postal Service name for 59873 is THOMPSON FALLS, Montana. Portions of zip code 59873 are contained within or border the city limits of Thompson Falls, MT, . The area code for zip code 59873 is 406. 59873 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Montana.

The current unemployment level in 59873 is 3.8% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 7.0% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 2.9% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 59873 increased to 3085 from 2654 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 59873 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 59873 public schools is White. 65.9% of students in 59873 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 3586 97.79% 2952 +21%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 5 -100%
 Hispanic 44 1.2% 34 +29%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 14 0.38% 31 -55%
 Asian 3 0.08% 9 -67%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 52 0.55% 52 -62%

Zip Code 59873 Race/Ethnicity

 White 85.4%
 Black Or African American 0.4%
 Hispanic 3%
 Asian 0.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3%
 Two or More Races 7.4%

Zip Code 59873 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population30852654
Male Population50.60%
Female Population49.40%
Total Households1431
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$32989
Income Under $50K Per Year71.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year22.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year5.80%
59873 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Montana District 1
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$301119
Average Real Estate Sale Price$109890
Current Unemployment Level 3.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.7%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDsb - Humid Continental Climate - Dry Cool Summer
Ecoregion 15k - Clark Fork Valley and Mountains
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 59873 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)19222632384448484032272033
Avg Max Temp (°F)33404959687584847459413358
Avg Precip (In.)2.361.881.661.412.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneMountain Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-7 Hours