Big Sky, MT 59716 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 59716: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Big Sky, MT 59716

  • ZIP Code Type: PO BOX
  • Businesses Addresses: 274
  • Single Family Addresses: 1
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Gallatin County
  • Centroid: Latitude 45.265, Longitude -111.253
  • Time Zone: Mountain Time Zone (UTC -7 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Big Sky, MT 59716 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 2,064
Population in Households 2,029
Population in Familes 1,308
Population in Group Qrtrs 35
Population Density1 10
Diversity Index2 16


Total Households 902
Average Household Size 2.25
Family Households 478
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 3,256 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 565 (17.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 337 (10.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,354 (72.3%)
Median Home Value $441,045
Average Home Value $522,389


Median Household Income $67,341
Average Household Income $78,774
Per Capita Income $34,690
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.5% 1.7%
Households 1.5% 1.73%
Families 1.08% 1.38%
Median Household Income   2.93%
Per Capita Income   1.94%
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.

Big Sky, MT 59716 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 59716 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 # 90 75th
Population Density1 # 88 75th
Diversity Index2 # 143 60th
Median Household Income # 7 98th
Per Capita Income # 36 90th

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