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ZIP Code 83246

Primary City:Lava Hot Springs, ID (View All Cities)
County: Bannock County
Timezone: America/Boise (9:00pm)
Area code: 208 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.5, -112.0
ZIP (~22 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 83246

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 83246. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 83246. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 83246, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Lava Hot Springs, ID
Acceptable:
Lava Hot Spgs
Unacceptable:
Topaz

Stats and Demographics for the 83246 ZIP Code

ZIP code 83246 is located in southeast Idaho and covers a slightly higher than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 83246 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 83246 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,069
Population Density 8 people per sq mi
Housing Units 767
Median Home Value $163,000
Land Area 129.64 sq mi
Water Area 0.25 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 473
Median Household Income $66,875

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 50Male Median Age: 51Female Median Age: 49

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male182235312116232532335535564124251516
Female22333827209282237454939613137221016
Total40557358412551476978104741177261472532

Gender

 Male 523 49%
 Female 546 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,047 97.9%
 Black Or African American 2 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.4%
 Asian 4 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 6 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 6 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1145190100704317
Renter10141014131088
Total112861104113805125

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 263 56%
 Single Guardian 34 7%
 Singles 151 32%
 Singles With Roommate 25 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 376 79%
 Households with Kids 97 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3274255738106651086436
Female322101037491064994371034
Total64914128121112181610151414111314610

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 83246 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 83246 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 83246 real estate data, the median home value of $163,000 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 83246. Rentals in 83246 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 83246 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,069 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 208 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 178 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 87 11%
 Households Vacant 294 38%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 31 10.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.7%
 For Sale Only 8 2.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 1.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 225 76.5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 25 8.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 13 18%
 1 Bedroom 8 11%
 2 Bedroom 28 38%
 3+ Bedroom 24 33%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $66,875 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 83246 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 83246 can expect to fall in that range. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 387 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 161 22%
 No Earnings 195 26%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 387 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 161 22%
 No Earnings 195 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 421 84%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 37 7%
 Worked at Home 46 9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 37 12%
 High School Graduate 148 48%
 Associate's degree 56 18%
 Bachelor's degree 21 7%
 Master's degree 49 16%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 163 98%
 Enrolled in Private School 2 1%
 Not Enrolled in School 1 1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 83246

ZIP Code 83246 is in the Marsh Valley Joint School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 83246.

Lava Elementary School
249 West Fife
Lava Hot Springs, ID 83246
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Marsh Valley Joint School District

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