Fort Shaw, MT 59443 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 59443: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Fort Shaw, MT 59443

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 10
  • Single Family Addresses: 182
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Cascade County
  • Centroid: Latitude 47.557, Longitude -111.809
  • Time Zone: Mountain Time Zone (UTC -7 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 59443 has segments in 2 Counties (Cascade, Teton).

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Fort Shaw, MT 59443 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 979
Population in Households 918
Population in Familes 764
Population in Group Qrtrs 61
Population Density1 10
Diversity Index2 16


Total Households 352
Average Household Size 2.61
Family Households 248
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 370 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 277 (74.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 75 (20.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 18 ( 4.9%)
Median Home Value $196,951
Average Home Value $215,704


Median Household Income $58,060
Average Household Income $65,713
Per Capita Income $24,442
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 2.88% 1.66%
Households 3.49% 1.81%
Families 3.26% 1.71%
Median Household Income   3.75%
Per Capita Income   2.54%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Fort Shaw, MT 59443 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 59443 to the other 356 ZIP Codes in Montana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 132 63rd
Population Density1 # 90 75th
Diversity Index2 # 152 57th
Median Household Income # 29 92nd
Per Capita Income # 252 29th

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