Thompson Falls, MT 59873 ZIP Code Profile

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Snider, MT | Thompson Falls, MT

ZIP Code 59873: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Thompson Falls, MT 59873

Acceptable Alternative
Thompson Fls, MT 59873

Not Acceptable, USPS
Copper King, MT 59873
Snider, MT 59873

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Sanders County
  • Centroid: Latitude 47.622, Longitude -115.341
  • Time Zone: Mountain Time Zone (UTC -7 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 163
  • PO Box Addresses: 1,221
  • Residential Addresses: 492
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 492

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

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Thompson Falls, MT 59873 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 3,054
Population in Households 3,036
Population in Familes 2,347
Population in Group Qrtrs 18
Population Density2 7
Diversity Index3 12


Median Household Income $32,730
Average Household Income $46,969
Per Capita Income $21,840


Total Housing Units 1,823 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 998 (54.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 416 (22.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 409 (22.4%)
Median Home Value $217,143
Average Home Value $280,586


Total Households 1,414
Average Household Size 2.15
Family Households 888
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 0.44% 0.63%
Households 0.44% 0.64%
Families 0.22% 0.51%
Median Household Income   1.8%
Per Capita Income   2.4%

Thompson Falls, MT 59873 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 59873 to the other 362 ZIP Codes in Montana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 68 81st
Population Density # 106 71st
Diversity Index # 255 30th
Median Household Income # 348 4th
Per Capita Income # 315 13th

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