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ZIP Code 83209

Primary City:Pocatello, ID (View All Cities)
Organization:Idaho State Univ, Isu
ZIP Type: Unique
County: Bannock County
Timezone: America/Boise (10:50pm)
Area code: 208 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.861, -112.434
ZIP (~700 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 83209

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 83209. 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 83209. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 83209, 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:
Pocatello, ID
Idaho State Univ, Isu

Stats and Demographics for the 83209 ZIP Code

ZIP code 83209 is located in southeast 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 83209 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely small. 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 83209 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,175
Population Density 1,772 people per sq mi
Housing Units 238
Land Area 0.66 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 224
Median Household Income $8,906

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 20Male Median Age: 20Female Median Age: 20

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


 Male 597 51%
 Female 578 49%


 White 939 79.9%
 Black Or African American 40 3.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 20 1.7%
 Asian 91 7.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 9 0.8%
 Other Race 25 2.1%
 Two Or More Races 51 4.3%

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 73 33%
 Single Guardian 25 11%
 Singles 115 51%
 Singles With Roommate 11 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 146 65%
 Households with Kids 78 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 83209 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 83209 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Rentals in 83209 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 83209 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 450 38%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 725 62%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2 1%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2 1%
 Renter Occupied Households 220 92%
 Households Vacant 14 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 13 93%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 1 7%
Vacancy Reasons

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 73 57%
 2 Bedroom 54 43%
 3+ Bedroom 0 0%
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 $8,906 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Residents in ZIP code 83209 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. 83209 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 83209 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 53 7%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 448 56%
 No Earnings 299 37%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 53 7%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 448 56%
 No Earnings 299 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 132 52%
 Public transportation 15 6%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 100 40%
 Worked at Home 6 2%
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 9 7%
 High School Graduate 34 27%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 26 21%
 Master's degree 53 42%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 3 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 24 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 83209

ZIP Code 83209 is in the Pocatello School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 83209.

Isu Early Learning Class
Isu Campus
Pocatello, ID 83209
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pocatello School District

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