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ZIP Code 83705

Primary City:Boise, ID (View All Cities)
County: Ada County
Timezone: America/Boise (7:13am)
Area code: 208 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.56, -116.21
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 83705

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 83705. 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 83705. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 83705, 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:
Boise, ID

Stats and Demographics for the 83705 ZIP Code

ZIP code 83705 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 83705 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 83705 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 26,631
Population Density 1,854 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,983
Median Home Value $144,100
Land Area 14.36 sq mi
Water Area 0.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,885
Median Household Income $37,332

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
Male9257576887251,2711,4551,216917814866900746606383295233184198
Female9067627017691,2911,3271,032752781841940776656503363333291428
Total1,8311,5191,3891,4942,5622,7822,2481,6691,5951,7071,8401,5221,262886658566475626

Gender

 Male 13,179 49%
 Female 13,452 51%
Gender

Race

 White 22,966 86.2%
 Black Or African American 666 2.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 222 0.8%
 Asian 680 2.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 89 0.3%
 Other Race 1,124 4.2%
 Two Or More Races 884 3.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1271,0239671,2871,252807580301
Renter9051,603967877562267167193
Total1,0322,6261,9342,1641,8141,074747494

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,010 34%
 Single Guardian 2,179 18%
 Singles 4,157 35%
 Singles With Roommate 1,539 13%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 8,765 74%
 Households with Kids 3,120 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male190200183143145162157159134146154135124129138131133158165222
Female213192167148148152162144156134147138152130134143136159197248
Total403392350291293314319303290280301273276259272274269317362470

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 83705 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 83705 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1950s. Looking at 83705 real estate data, the median home value of $144,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 83705 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 83705 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 83705 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 26,529 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 78 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 24 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,615 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,729 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,541 43%
 Households Vacant 1,098 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 505 46%
 Rented & Unoccupied 21 2%
 For Sale Only 255 23%
 Sold & Unoccupied 32 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 51 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 234 21%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 308 5%
 1 Bedroom 1,239 21%
 2 Bedroom 2,780 47%
 3+ Bedroom 1,547 26%
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 $37,332 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 83705 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 83705 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 8,972 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,845 31%
 No Earnings 6,482 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 8,972 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,845 31%
 No Earnings 6,482 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,135 87.6%
 Public transportation 97 0.7%
 Taxicab 8 0.1%
 Motorcycle 38 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 838 6.1%
 Worked at Home 730 5.3%
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 847 9%
 High School Graduate 5,414 57%
 Associate's degree 843 9%
 Bachelor's degree 1,851 20%
 Master's degree 338 4%
 Professional school degree 94 1%
 Doctorate degree 96 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,533 80.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 253 5.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 627 14.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 83705

ZIP Code 83705 is in the Boise Independent School District. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 83705.

Hawthorne Elementary School
2401 Targee St
Boise, ID 83705
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Boise Independent School District
Hillcrest Elementary School
2045 South Pond St
Boise, ID 83705
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Boise Independent School District
Jefferson Elementary School
200 South Latah St
Boise, ID 83705
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Boise Independent School District
Monroe Elementary School
3615 Cassia St
Boise, ID 83705
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Boise Independent School District
Owyhee Elementary School
3434 Pasadena Dr
Boise, ID 83705
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Boise Independent School District
Whitney Elementary School
1609 South Owyhee St
Boise, ID 83705
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Boise Independent School District
South Junior High School
3101 Cassia St
Boise, ID 83705
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Boise Independent School District
Sacred Heart School
3901 Cassia St
Boise, ID 83705
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Rose Hill Montessori
4603 Albion St
Boise, ID 83705
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Sheridan Academy
4948 Kootenai St Ste 205
Boise, ID 83705
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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