Essex, MT 59916 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 59916: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Essex, MT 59916

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 10
  • Single Family Addresses: 113
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Flathead County
  • Centroid: Latitude 48.617, Longitude -113.91
  • Time Zone: Mountain Time Zone (UTC -7 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Essex, MT 59916 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 379
Population in Households 377
Population in Familes 284
Population in Group Qrtrs 2
Population Density1 1
Diversity Index2 13


Total Households 182
Average Household Size 2.07
Family Households 110
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 821 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 140 (17.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 42 ( 5.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 639 (77.8%)
Median Home Value $233,333
Average Home Value $262,500


Median Household Income $47,430
Average Household Income $56,410
Per Capita Income $27,147
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.69% 0.83%
Households 0.81% 0.97%
Families 0.44% 0.89%
Median Household Income   2.21%
Per Capita Income   2.11%
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.

Essex, MT 59916 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 59916 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 # 204 43rd
Population Density1 # 300 18th
Diversity Index2 # 210 41st
Median Household Income # 142 60th
Per Capita Income # 198 45th

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