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ZIP Code 83278

Primary City:Stanley, ID (View All Cities)
County: Custer County
Timezone: America/Boise (2:40am)
Area code: 208 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.3, -114.8
ZIP (~47 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 83278

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 83278. 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 83278. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 83278, 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:
Stanley, ID
Unacceptable:
Bonanza, Lower Stanley, Redfish Lake, Sunbeam

Stats and Demographics for the 83278 ZIP Code

ZIP code 83278 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 83278 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of young adults is small. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 83278 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 186
Population Density 0 people per sq mi
Housing Units 534
Median Home Value $33,900
Land Area 1,465.76 sq mi
Water Area 9.14 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 98
Median Household Income $22,059

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
Male4232487721412138145120
Female20222103531699813201
Total62546181012530212216158321

Gender

 Male 108 58%
 Female 78 42%
Gender

Race

 White 185 99.5%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 1 0.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner03515191940
Renter185135100
Total1111028242040

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 38 39%
 Single Guardian 6 6%
 Singles 42 43%
 Singles With Roommate 12 12%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 85 87%
 Households with Kids 13 13%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male12012000000102010101
Female20000000000110200000
Total32012000000212210101

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 83278 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 83278 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 83278 real estate data, the median home value of $33,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 83278 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 83278 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 83278 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 175 94%
 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 11 6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 21 4%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 44 8%
 Renter Occupied Households 33 6%
 Households Vacant 436 82%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 0.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 10 2.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 417 95.6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 8 1.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 5 24%
 1 Bedroom 3 14%
 2 Bedroom 10 48%
 3+ Bedroom 3 14%
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 $22,059 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 83278 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

ZIP 83278 is unusual in that "Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. 83278 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. A higher percentage of people in 83278 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 83278 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 20 18%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 56 50%
 No Earnings 37 33%
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 20 18%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 56 50%
 No Earnings 37 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 23 36%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 23 36%
 Worked at Home 18 28%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 83278 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 0 0%
 High School Graduate 7 27%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 14 54%
 Master's degree 5 19%
 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 3 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 83278

ZIP Code 83278 is in the Challis Joint School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 83278.

Stanley Elementary-Jr High School
Airport Rd
Stanley, ID 83278
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Challis Joint School District

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