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ZIP Code 83251

Primary City:Mackay, ID (View All Cities)
County: Custer County
Timezone: America/Boise (6:11pm)
Area code: 208 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.9, -113.9
ZIP (~36 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 83251

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 83251. 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 83251. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 83251, 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:
Mackay, ID
Unacceptable:
Chilly

Stats and Demographics for the 83251 ZIP Code

ZIP code 83251 is located in south Idaho and covers an extremely large 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 83251 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 slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 83251 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,097
Population Density 1 people per sq mi
Housing Units 782
Median Home Value $168,400
Land Area 960.76 sq mi
Water Area 2.85 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 481
Median Household Income $47,273

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 49Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male333030342222272534405253484433191315
Female23293330152428312734504339412922169
Total5659636437465556617410296878562412924

Gender

 Male 574 52%
 Female 523 48%
Gender

Race

 White 1,069 97.4%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.5%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 13 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 8 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner225346693773916
Renter112225261019106
Total13475992103964922

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 264 55%
 Single Guardian 44 9%
 Singles 145 30%
 Singles With Roommate 28 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 369 77%
 Households with Kids 112 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male910578386572107411561022
Female752547594885571064370
Total161571212101315915101512112111101392

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 83251 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 83251 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 2000s. Looking at 83251 real estate data, the median home value of $168,400 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 83251 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 83251 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 83251 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,097 100%
 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 195 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 157 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 129 16%
 Households Vacant 301 38%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 9 3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 8 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 226 75%
 For Migrant Workers 6 2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 47 16%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 19 17%
 2 Bedroom 70 62%
 3+ Bedroom 24 21%
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 $47,273 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 83251 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. ZIP code 83251 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 83251 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 320 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 239 25%
 No Earnings 387 41%
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 320 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 239 25%
 No Earnings 387 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 354 76%
 Public transportation 47 10%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 31 7%
 Worked at Home 36 8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 23 6%
 High School Graduate 212 52%
 Associate's degree 23 6%
 Bachelor's degree 90 22%
 Master's degree 40 10%
 Professional school degree 15 4%
 Doctorate degree 6 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 112 77%
 Enrolled in Private School 5 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 28 19%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 83251

ZIP Code 83251 is in the Mackay Joint School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 83251.

Mackay Elementary School
400 East Spruce St
Mackay, ID 83251
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mackay Joint School District
Mackay Jr-Sr High School
390 East Spruce St
Mackay, ID 83251
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Mackay Joint School District

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