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ZIP Code 83261

Post Office City:Paris, ID (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Bear Lake County
Timezone: America/Boise (7:03am)
Area code: 208 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.2, -111.5
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 83261

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 83261. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 83261 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Paris, ID
Dingle, Glencoe

Stats and Demographics for the 83261 ZIP Code

ZIP code 83261 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 83261 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 83261 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 536
Population Density 26 people per sq mi
Housing Units 331
Median Home Value $136,100
Land Area 20.90 sq mi
Water Area 0.21 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 210
Median Household Income $46,071

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42

Under 5181129
85 Plus4610


 Male 279 52%
 Female 257 48%


 White 524 97.8%
 Black Or African American 2 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 1 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 6 1.1%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus819

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 137 65%
 Single Guardian 15 7%
 Singles 53 25%
 Singles With Roommate 5 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 151 72%
 Households with Kids 59 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 83261 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 83261 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 83261 real estate data, the median home value of $136,100 is slightly less 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 83261. Rentals in 83261 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 83261 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 536 100%
 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 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 101 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 77 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 32 10%
 Households Vacant 121 37%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 16 13%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 9 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 78 64%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 18 15%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 5 16%
 2 Bedroom 16 52%
 3+ Bedroom 10 32%
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 $46,071 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 83261 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 83261 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 83261 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

For more information, see Paris, ID unemployment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 131 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 130 33%
 No Earnings 130 33%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 131 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 130 33%
 No Earnings 130 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 173 83%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 11 5%
 Worked at Home 25 12%
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 22 7%
 High School Graduate 211 64%
 Associate's degree 28 8%
 Bachelor's degree 64 19%
 Master's degree 5 2%
 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 69 87%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 10 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 83261

ZIP Code 83261 is in the Bear Lake County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 83261.

Paris Elementary School
39 S Fielding St
Paris, ID 83261
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bear Lake County School District

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