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ZIP Code 83642

Primary City:Meridian, ID (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Array
County: Ada
Timezone: America/Boise (7:36am)
Area code: 208 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.6, -116.4
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 83642

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 83642. 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 83642. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 83642, 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:
Meridian, ID

Stats and Demographics for the 83642 ZIP Code

ZIP code 83642 is located in southwest Idaho and covers a slightly less 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 83642 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 83642 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 37,008
Population Density 901 people per sq mi
Housing Units 13,692
Median Home Value $184,300
Land Area 41.06 sq mi
Water Area 0.10 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,957
Median Household Income $57,089

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,5201,7031,6621,3418911,1091,2271,3551,3351,2881,157992828591407294187185
Female1,4941,6171,5731,3321,0011,1651,3261,4251,4181,3521,1951,022903662429330288404
Total3,0143,3203,2352,6731,8922,2742,5532,7802,7532,6402,3522,0141,7311,253836624475589

Gender

 Male 18,072 49%
 Female 18,936 51%
Gender

Race

 White 33,919 91.7%
 Black Or African American 286 0.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 239 0.6%
 Asian 567 1.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 46 0.1%
 Other Race 887 2.4%
 Two Or More Races 1,064 2.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1231,2792,2002,2401,8151,098574174
Renter387946831542334149126139
Total5102,2253,0312,7822,1491,247700313

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,826 60%
 Single Guardian 2,110 16%
 Singles 2,339 18%
 Singles With Roommate 682 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 7,393 57%
 Households with Kids 5,564 43%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male255342350315342364322320355361334302318347289298312226216203
Female309277325328323330342326296330345317286295298308275258193184
Total564619675643665694664646651691679619604642587606587484409387

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 83642 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 83642 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 83642 real estate data, the median home value of $184,300 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 83642. Rentals in 83642 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 83642 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 36,716 99.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 26 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 103 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 163 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 7,704 56%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,799 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,454 25%
 Households Vacant 735 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 194 26%
 Rented & Unoccupied 12 2%
 For Sale Only 255 35%
 Sold & Unoccupied 32 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 75 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 167 23%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 81 2%
 1 Bedroom 170 4%
 2 Bedroom 1,540 39%
 3+ Bedroom 2,126 54%
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 $57,089 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 83642 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. More commuters in 83642 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 12,109 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,974 26%
 No Earnings 7,817 29%
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 12,109 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,974 26%
 No Earnings 7,817 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 15,117 90.9%
 Public transportation 14 0.1%
 Taxicab 16 0.1%
 Motorcycle 46 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 193 1.2%
 Worked at Home 1,245 7.5%
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 802 7.2%
 High School Graduate 5,332 47.9%
 Associate's degree 959 8.6%
 Bachelor's degree 2,729 24.5%
 Master's degree 884 7.9%
 Professional school degree 393 3.5%
 Doctorate degree 41 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 7,336 83.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 682 7.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 791 9.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 83642

ZIP Code 83642 is in the Idaho Virtual Academy. There are 23 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 83642.

Idaho Virtual Academy
1965 South Eagle Rd Suit190
Meridian, ID 83642
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Idaho Virtual Academy
Idaho Virtual Academy Alternative High School
1965 South Eagle Rd
Meridian, ID 83642
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Idaho Virtual Academy
Compass Public Charter School
2511 West Cherry Ln
Meridian, ID 83642
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Compass Charter School District
Silver Trail Elementary School
2950 West Mason Creek Rd
Meridian, ID 83642
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kuna Joint School District
Mary MC Pherson Elementary
1050 East Amity Rd
Meridian, ID 83642
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Meridian Joint School District
Meridian Middle School
1507 West 8th St
Meridian, ID 83642
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Meridian Joint School District
Meridian Elementary School
1035 NW 1st St
Meridian, ID 83642
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Meridian Joint School District
Chaparral Elementary
1155 North Deer Creek Ln
Meridian, ID 83642
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Meridian Joint School District
Ponderosa Elementary School
2950 North Naomi
Meridian, ID 83642
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Meridian Joint School District
Peregrine Elementary School
1860 Waltman St
Meridian, ID 83642
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Meridian Joint School District
Lewis & Clark Middle School
4141 East Pine St
Meridian, ID 83642
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Meridian Joint School District
Discovery Elementary School
2100 East Leigh Field Dr
Meridian, ID 83642
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Meridian Joint School District
Hunter Elementary School
2051 West McMillan Rd
Meridian, ID 83642
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Meridian Joint School District
Siena Elementary
2870 East Rome Dr
Meridian, ID 83642
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Meridian Joint School District
Meridian High School
1900 West Pine St
Meridian, ID 83642
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Meridian Joint School District
Crossroads Middle School
650 North Nola
Meridian, ID 83642
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Meridian Joint School District
Meridian Academy
2311 East Lanark St
Meridian, ID 83642
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Meridian Joint School District
Ada Professional-Technical Center
1810 West Pine
Meridian, ID 83642
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Meridian Joint School District
Mountain View High School
2000 South Millennium Way
Meridian, ID 83642
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Meridian Joint School District
Rocky Mountain High School
5450 North Linder Rd
Meridian, ID 83642
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Meridian Joint School District
Renaissance High School
1307 East Central Dr
Meridian, ID 83642
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Meridian Joint School District
Rebound School of Opportunity
1450 East Watertower St S110
Meridian, ID 83642
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Meridian Joint School District
Cole Valley Christian Schools
200 E Carlton Ave
Meridian, ID 83642
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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