Shelby, MT 59474 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 59474: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Shelby, MT 59474

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Toole County
  • Centroid: Latitude 48.51, Longitude -111.83
  • Time Zone: Mountain Time Zone (UTC -7 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 247
  • PO Box Addresses: 266
  • Residential Addresses: 1,167
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 127
    • Single Family Addresses: 1,040

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Database updated: February 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Shelby, MT 59474 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 3,768
Daytime Population: Workers 1,725
Daytime Population: Residents 1,628
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 3,353
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.89
Population in Households 3,038
Population in Familes 2,281
Population in Group Qrtrs 730
Population Density2 6
Diversity Index3 30


Median Household Income $50,821
Average Household Income $65,247
Per Capita Income $25,814


Total Housing Units 1,599 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 880 (55.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 536 (33.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 183 (11.4%)
Median Home Value $160,121
Average Home Value $170,057


Total Households 1,416
Average Household Size 2.15
Family Households 817
Average Family Size 3
  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 -0.16% -0.51%
Households -0.14% -0.6%
Families -0.45% -0.77%
Median Household Income   1.48%
Per Capita Income   2.54%

Shelby, MT 59474 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 59474 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 # 54 85th
Population Density # 122 67th
Diversity Index # 52 86th
Median Household Income # 133 64th
Per Capita Income # 254 30th

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