Zip Code 59937 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWhitefish
Zip Code StateMontana
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Flathead
Area Code406
Current Population:12588
Racial Majority: 95.26%
Public School Racial Majority:White 95%
Unemployment Rate:5.0%
Median Household Income$42522
Average Adjusted Gross Income$84580
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time17.5 Minutes
Current Time:
MDT
Time Zone:Mountain Daylight Time
Elevation Range3025 - 6303 ft.
Area491 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)48.52383041, -114.55429077

Zip Code 59937 Description

Zip Code 59937 is located in the state of Montana in the Missoula metro area. Zip code 59937 is primarily located in Flathead County. The official US Postal Service name for 59937 is WHITEFISH, Montana. Portions of zip code 59937 are contained within or border the city limits of Whitefish, MT, . The area code for zip code 59937 is 406. 59937 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Montana.

The current unemployment level in 59937 is 5.0% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.7% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.9% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 59937 increased to 12588 from 11526 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 59937 is while the majority ethnicity attending 59937 public schools is White. 29.7% of students in 59937 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 12148 95.26% 11858 +2%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 39 -100%
 Hispanic 291 2.28% 301 -3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 174 1.36% 106 +64%
 Asian 20 0.16% 79 -75%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 8 -100%
 Other Race 16 0% 16 -100%
 Two Or More Races 181 0.93% 181 -34%

Zip Code 59937 Race/Ethnicity

 White 95%
 Black Or African American 0.3%
 Hispanic 2.3%
 Asian 0.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1.2%
 Two or More Races 0.3%

Zip Code 59937 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1258811526
Male Population50.70%
Female Population49.30%
Total Households5605
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
29.7%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$42522
Income Under $50K Per Year58.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year28.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year12.50%
59937 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Montana District 1
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$637358
Average Real Estate Sale Price$166000
Current Unemployment Level 5.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.7%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 15t - Stillwater-Swan Wooded Valley
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesJune 1 - 10

Zip Code 59937 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)13172329374346453729231630
Avg Max Temp (°F)29354455647280806854372954
Avg Precip (In.)1.671.291.061.32.282.661.811.441.16.931.821.919.32
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Kalispell, MT
CBSA Type59937
CBSA Population90959
Time ZoneMountain Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-7 Hours