Sula, MT 59871 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 59871: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Sula, MT 59871

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 15
  • Single Family Addresses: 175
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Ravalli County
  • Centroid: Latitude 45.788, Longitude -113.882
  • Time Zone: Mountain Time Zone (UTC -7 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Sula, MT 59871 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 389
Daytime Population: Workers 89
Daytime Population: Residents 217
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 306
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.79
Population in Households 372
Population in Familes 275
Population in Group Qrtrs 17
Population Density2 1
Diversity Index3 19


Median Household Income $41,711
Average Household Income $57,260
Per Capita Income $28,776


Total Housing Units 450 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 149 (33.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 42 ( 9.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 259 (57.6%)
Median Home Value $252,778
Average Home Value $352,517


Total Households 191
Average Household Size 1.95
Family Households 111
Average Family Size 2
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.4% 0.51%
Households 0.37% 0.52%
Families -0.12% 0.36%
Median Household Income   1.95%
Per Capita Income   2.72%

Sula, MT 59871 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 59871 to the other 362 ZIP Codes in Montana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 200 45th
Population Density # 282 23rd
Diversity Index # 113 69th
Median Household Income # 269 26th
Per Capita Income # 182 50th

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