Zip Code 59912 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameColumbia Falls
Zip Code StateMontana
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Flathead
Area Code406
Current Population:13499
Racial Majority: 92.15%
Public School Racial Majority:White 88.9%
Unemployment Rate:3.4%
Median Household Income$41322
Average Adjusted Gross Income$53150
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time18.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Mountain Daylight Time
Elevation Range2992 - 6349 ft.
Area126 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)48.37497100, -114.16068600

Zip Code 59912 Description

Zip Code 59912 is located in the state of Montana in the Missoula metro area. Zip code 59912 is primarily located in Flathead County. The official US Postal Service name for 59912 is COLUMBIA FALLS, Montana. Portions of zip code 59912 are contained within or border the city limits of Columbia Falls, MT, . The area code for zip code 59912 is 406. 59912 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Montana.

The current unemployment level in 59912 is 3.4% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.7% 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 59912 increased to 13499 from 12089 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 59912 is while the majority ethnicity attending 59912 public schools is White. 45.6% of students in 59912 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 13003 92.15% 12675 +3%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 12 -100%
 Hispanic 414 2.93% 293 +41%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 468 3.32% 182 +157%
 Asian 79 0.56% 51 +55%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.04% 8 -38%
 Other Race 2 0% 2 -100%
 Two Or More Races 276 1% 276 -49%

Zip Code 59912 Race/Ethnicity

 White 88.9%
 Black Or African American 0.1%
 Hispanic 3.8%
 Asian 0.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2%
 Two or More Races 4.3%

Zip Code 59912 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1349912089
Male Population49.80%
Female Population50.20%
Total Households5338
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
45.6%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$41322
Income Under $50K Per Year61.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year30.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.10%
59912 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Montana District 1
Related Maps: Map of All Montana Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$654520
Average Real Estate Sale Price$52000
Current Unemployment Level 3.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.1%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
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 59912 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)15182431384448473830241731
Avg Max Temp (°F)29354455647280796854383054
Avg Precip (In.)1.711.321.231.42.272.631.611.371.351.241.881.8519.87
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Kalispell, MT
CBSA Type59912
CBSA Population90959
Time ZoneMountain Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-7 Hours