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ZIP Code 83642

Post Office City:Meridian, ID (View All Cities)
County: Ada County
Timezone: America/Boise (8:33pm)
Area code: 208 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.6, -116.4
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 83642

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 83642. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 83642 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:
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


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 51,5201,4943,014
5-91,7031,6173,320
10-141,6621,5733,235
15-191,3411,3322,673
20-248911,0011,892
25-291,1091,1652,274
30-341,2271,3262,553
35-391,3551,4252,780
40-441,3351,4182,753
45-491,2881,3522,640
50-541,1571,1952,352
55-599921,0222,014
60-648289031,731
65-695916621,253
70-74407429836
75-79294330624
80-84187288475
85 Plus185404589

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


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24123387510
25-341,2799462,225
35-442,2008313,031
45-542,2405422,782
55-641,8153342,149
65-741,0981491,247
75-84574126700
85 Plus174139313

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


MaleFemaleTotal
1255309564
2342277619
3350325675
4315328643
5342323665
6364330694
7322342664
8320326646
9355296651
10361330691
11334345679
12302317619
13318286604
14347295642
15289298587
16298308606
17312275587
18226258484
19216193409
20203184387

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.

For more information, see Meridian, ID home values.

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 1,980 8.4%
 High School Graduate 12,275 52.1%
 Associate's degree 1,762 7.5%
 Bachelor's degree 5,415 23.0%
 Master's degree 1,412 6.0%
 Professional school degree 643 2.7%
 Doctorate degree 94 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 following school districts: Idaho Virtual Academy, Compass Charter School District, Kuna Joint School District, Joint School District No. 2, Idaho College & Career Readiness Academy, and Private. There are 27 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 83642.

Idaho Virtual Academy
1965 S Eagle Road Suit190
Meridian, ID 83642
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Idaho Virtual Academy
Compass Public Charter School
2511 W Cherry Lane
Meridian, ID 83642
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Compass Charter School District
Silver Trail Elementary School
2950 W Mason Creek Rd.
Meridian, ID 83642
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kuna Joint School District
Mary MC Pherson Elementary
1050 East Amity Road
Meridian, ID 83642
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Joint School District No. 2
Meridian Middle School
1507 West 8th Street
Meridian, ID 83642
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Joint School District No. 2
Meridian Elementary School
1035 NW 1st St
Meridian, ID 83642
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Joint School District No. 2
Chaparral Elementary
1155 N Deer Creek Lane
Meridian, ID 83642
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Joint School District No. 2
Ponderosa Elementary School
2950 N Naomi
Meridian, ID 83642
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Joint School District No. 2
Peregrine Elementary School
1860 Waltman Street
Meridian, ID 83642
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Joint School District No. 2
Lewis & Clark Middle School
4141 East Pine Street
Meridian, ID 83642
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Joint School District No. 2
Discovery Elementary School
2100 E Leigh Field Drive
Meridian, ID 83642
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Joint School District No. 2
Hunter Elementary School
2051 West McMillan Road
Meridian, ID 83642
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Joint School District No. 2
Siena Elementary
2870 East Rome Dr
Meridian, ID 83642
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Joint School District No. 2
Willow Creek Elementary School
6195 Norht Long Lake Way
Meridian, ID 83642
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Joint School District No. 2
Virtual School House
1303 East Central Drive
Meridian, ID 83642
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Joint School District No. 2
Idaho Virtual Academy Alternative High School
1965 S Eagle Rd. Suite 190
Meridian, ID 83642
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Idaho Virtual Academy
Compass Public Charter School Junior/Senior High School
1422 S. Tech Lane
Meridian, ID 83642
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Compass Charter School District
Idaho College & Career Readiness Academy
1965 S. Eagle Road Suite 150
Meridian, ID 83642
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Idaho College & Career Readiness Academy
Meridian High School
1900 West Pine Street
Meridian, ID 83642
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Joint School District No. 2
Crossroads Middle School
650 N Nola
Meridian, ID 83642
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Joint School District No. 2
Meridian Academy
2311 E. Lanark St
Meridian, ID 83642
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Joint School District No. 2
Ada Professional-Technical Center
1900 W Pine
Meridian, ID 83642
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Joint School District No. 2
Mountain View High School
2000 S Millennium Way
Meridian, ID 83642
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Joint School District No. 2
Rocky Mountain High School
5450 N Linder Rd
Meridian, ID 83642
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Joint School District No. 2
Renaissance High School
1307 E Central Dr
Meridian, ID 83642
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Joint School District No. 2
Rebound School of Opportunity Alternative
1450 E Watertower St S110
Meridian, ID 83642
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Joint School District No. 2
Cole Valley Christian Schools
200 E Carlton Ave
Meridian, ID 83642
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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