Zip Code 59911 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBigfork
Zip Code StateMontana
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Lake
Secondary County: Flathead
Area Code406
Current Population:7678
Racial Majority: 94.74%
Public School Racial Majority:White 92%
Unemployment Rate:3.3%
Median Household Income$39738
Average Adjusted Gross Income$78150
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time20 Minutes
Time Zone:Mountain Daylight Time
Elevation Range2927 - 7448 ft.
Area489 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)47.85085900, -113.86217200

Zip Code 59911 Description

Zip Code 59911 is located in the state of Montana in the Missoula metro area. Zip code 59911 is primarily located in Lake County. Portions of 59911 are also located in Flathead County. The official US Postal Service name for 59911 is BIGFORK, Montana. Portions of zip code 59911 are contained within or border the city limits of Bigfork, MT, Woods Bay, MT, . The area code for zip code 59911 is 406. 59911 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Montana.

The current unemployment level in 59911 is 3.3% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.8% 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 59911 increased to 7678 from 6936 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 59911 is while the majority ethnicity attending 59911 public schools is White. 44.9% of students in 59911 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 7273 94.74% 7260 +0%
 Black Or African American 9 0.12% 23 -61%
 Hispanic 273 3.56% 211 +29%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 48 0.63% 49 -2%
 Asian 4 0.05% 23 -83%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 5 -100%
 Other Race 4 0% 4 -100%
 Two Or More Races 103 0.91% 103 -32%

Zip Code 59911 Race/Ethnicity

 White 92%
 Black Or African American 0.9%
 Hispanic 5.4%
 Asian 0.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.6%
 Two or More Races 0.4%

Zip Code 59911 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population76786936
Male Population49.60%
Female Population50.40%
Total Households3444
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$39738
Income Under $50K Per Year61.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year28.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year10.00%
59911 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Montana District 1
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$512605
Average Real Estate Sale Price$165979
Current Unemployment Level 3.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.2%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 15c - Flathead Valley
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 21 - 31

Zip Code 59911 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)15192532394549483931251832
Avg Max Temp (°F)30364555647279796855403255
Avg Precip (In.)1.421.211.291.562.472.751.681.451.531.231.581.6619.84
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Kalispell, MT
CBSA Type59911
CBSA Population90959
Time ZoneMountain Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-7 Hours