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ZIP Code 83709

Post Office City:Boise, ID (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Southwest
County: Ada County
Timezone: America/Boise (4:50pm)
Area code: 208 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.56, -116.29
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 83709

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 83709. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 83709 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:
Boise, ID

Stats and Demographics for the 83709 ZIP Code

ZIP code 83709 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 83709 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 83709 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 50,034
Population Density 1,439 people per sq mi
Housing Units 18,539
Median Home Value $172,100
Land Area 34.77 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 17,539
Median Household Income $64,376

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 35


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 52,1081,9904,098
5-92,1482,0064,154
10-141,9651,9203,885
15-191,7431,5563,299
20-241,2181,2212,439
25-291,7621,8233,585
30-341,9481,9383,886
35-391,9121,8433,755
40-441,6381,6373,275
45-491,7601,7213,481
50-541,6141,7113,325
55-591,4871,6593,146
60-641,3901,4302,820
65-699329061,838
70-745845821,166
75-79363437800
80-84249330579
85 Plus179324503

Gender

 Male 25,000 50%
 Female 25,034 50%
Gender

Race

 White 45,232 90.4%
 Black Or African American 402 0.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 348 0.7%
 Asian 1,391 2.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 255 0.5%
 Other Race 940 1.9%
 Two Or More Races 1,466 2.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24167297464
25-342,3271,0003,327
35-442,9947503,744
45-543,2344583,692
55-643,0262573,283
65-741,6871241,811
75-8483466900
85 Plus25563318

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 11,090 63%
 Single Guardian 2,480 14%
 Singles 2,870 16%
 Singles With Roommate 1,099 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 10,462 60%
 Households with Kids 7,077 40%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1383415798
2419406825
3451390841
4453409862
5403409812
6449410859
7457388845
8433417850
9406382788
10389418807
11384371755
12414376790
13390379769
14388376764
15378373751
16396320716
17346342688
18365298663
19258223481
20244210454

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 83709 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 83709 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1970s. Looking at 83709 real estate data, the median home value of $172,100 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 83709. Rentals in 83709 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 83709 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 50,009 100.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 25 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 11,954 64%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,570 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,015 16%
 Households Vacant 1,000 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 207 21%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 1%
 For Sale Only 440 44%
 Sold & Unoccupied 53 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 61 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 229 23%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 16 0.5%
 1 Bedroom 139 4.3%
 2 Bedroom 692 21.3%
 3+ Bedroom 2,407 74.0%
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 $64,376 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 83709 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 83709 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.

For more information, see Boise City, ID commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 18,017 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 10,829 27%
 No Earnings 10,745 27%
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 18,017 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 10,829 27%
 No Earnings 10,745 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 23,107 91.2%
 Public transportation 28 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 251 1.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 684 2.7%
 Worked at Home 1,268 5.0%
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 1,961 6%
 High School Graduate 18,241 53%
 Associate's degree 3,699 11%
 Bachelor's degree 7,227 21%
 Master's degree 2,303 7%
 Professional school degree 319 1%
 Doctorate degree 408 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 9,396 80.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,333 11.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,006 8.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 83709

ZIP Code 83709 is in the following school districts: Boise Independent School District, Joint School District No. 2, and Private. There are 17 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 83709.

Borah Senior High School
6001 Cassia Street
Boise, ID 83709
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Boise Independent School District
Maple Grove Elementary School
2800 S Maple Grove Road
Boise, ID 83709
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Boise Independent School District
Amity Elementary School
10000 West Amity Road
Boise, ID 83709
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Boise Independent School District
Grace Jordan Elementary
6411 W Fairfield
Boise, ID 83709
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Boise Independent School District
Lake Hazel Elementary School
11711 Lake Hazel Road
Boise, ID 83709
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Joint School District No. 2
Christine Donnell School of Arts
7075 South Five Mile Road
Boise, ID 83709
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Joint School District No. 2
Eliza Hart Spalding Stem Academy
12311 W Braddock Drive
Boise, ID 83709
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Joint School District No. 2
Lake Hazel Middle School
11625 La Grange Street
Boise, ID 83709
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Joint School District No. 2
Silver Sage Elementary School
7700 Snohomish Street
Boise, ID 83709
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Joint School District No. 2
Pepper Ridge Elementary
2252 S Sumpter Way
Boise, ID 83709
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Joint School District No. 2
Desert Sage Elementary School
9325 W Mossywood Street
Boise, ID 83709
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Joint School District No. 2
Dehryl a Dennis Prof-Tech Center
8201 W Victory Rd
Boise, ID 83709
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Boise Independent School District
Frank Church High (altern)
8051 W Salt Creek Ct
Boise, ID 83709
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Boise Independent School District
West Junior High School
8371 W Salt Creek Ct
Boise, ID 83709
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Boise Independent School District
Bishop Kelly High School
7009 W Franklin Rd
Boise, ID 83709
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Calvary Christian School
111 S Auto Dr
Boise, ID 83709
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Cloverdale Christian Ds
3755 S Cloverdale Rd
Boise, ID 83709
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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