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ZIP Code 83706

Primary City:Boise, ID (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Southeast Boise
County: Ada County
Timezone: America/Boise (5:30pm)
Area code: 208 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.60, -116.19
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 83706

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 83706. 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 83706. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 83706, 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 83706 ZIP Code

ZIP code 83706 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 large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 83706 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 83706 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 29,732
Population Density 3,978 people per sq mi
Housing Units 14,929
Median Home Value $188,600
Land Area 7.47 sq mi
Water Area 0.13 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 13,734
Median Household Income $44,295

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 33

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8046505811,2692,0671,6801,0708678298901,006976783459308201188177
Female7436875401,4172,0481,4109457037729001,0951,037768508350305305394
Total1,5471,3371,1212,6864,1153,0902,0151,5701,6011,7902,1012,0131,551967658506493571

Gender

 Male 14,805 50%
 Female 14,927 50%
Gender

Race

 White 26,614 89.5%
 Black Or African American 404 1.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 207 0.7%
 Asian 937 3.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 112 0.4%
 Other Race 606 2.0%
 Two Or More Races 852 2.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1108821,0491,6051,759829548233
Renter1,9361,940881816535243179189
Total2,0462,8221,9302,4212,2941,072727422

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,953 36%
 Single Guardian 1,743 13%
 Singles 5,068 37%
 Singles With Roommate 1,970 14%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 10,828 79%
 Households with Kids 2,906 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male184177140149151164110104121111109127103131151142144334498450
Female15115214014413914712113714310011299103126134130166372615502
Total3353292802932903112312412642112212262062572852723107061,113952

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 83706 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 83706 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 83706 real estate data, the median home value of $188,600 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 83706 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 83706 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 83706 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 28,596 96.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 90 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 1,030 3.5%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 16 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,290 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,725 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,719 45%
 Households Vacant 1,195 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 671 56%
 Rented & Unoccupied 34 3%
 For Sale Only 174 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 48 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 131 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 137 11%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 218 4%
 1 Bedroom 1,284 21%
 2 Bedroom 2,865 46%
 3+ Bedroom 1,851 30%
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 $44,295 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 83706 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 83706 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 83706 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 10,255 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,561 36%
 No Earnings 7,068 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 10,255 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,561 36%
 No Earnings 7,068 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 14,211 82.9%
 Public transportation 234 1.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 107 0.6%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,789 10.4%
 Worked at Home 792 4.6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 83706 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 266 3%
 High School Graduate 4,131 44%
 Associate's degree 464 5%
 Bachelor's degree 2,562 27%
 Master's degree 1,195 13%
 Professional school degree 417 4%
 Doctorate degree 340 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,303 78.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 460 10.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 439 10.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 83706

ZIP Code 83706 is in the Sage International School of Boise School District. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 83706.

Sage International School of Boise
457 East Parkcenter Blvd
Boise, ID 83706
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Sage International School of Boise School District
The Village Charter School
219 North Roosevelt
Boise, ID 83706
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: The Village Charter School District
Riverside Elementary School
2100 East Victory
Boise, ID 83706
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Boise Independent School District
Garfield Elementary School
1914 Broadway Ave
Boise, ID 83706
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Boise Independent School District
Koelsch Elementary School
2015 North Curtis Rd
Boise, ID 83706
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Boise Independent School District
Liberty Elementary School
1740 East Bergeson St
Boise, ID 83706
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Boise Independent School District
White Pine Elementary School
401 East Linden St
Boise, ID 83706
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Boise Independent School District
Robert Janss School
1299 North Orchard St
Boise, ID 83706
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Idaho Dept Correction School District
Timberline High School
701 East Boise Ave
Boise, ID 83706
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Boise Independent School District
Parkcenter Montessori
649 E Parkcenter Blvd
Boise, ID 83706
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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