Zip Code 83642 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMeridian
Zip Code StateIdaho
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Ada
Area Code208
Current Population:37008
Racial Majority: 87.61%
Public School Racial Majority:White 83.6%
Unemployment Rate:5.9%
Median Household Income$72905
Average Adjusted Gross Income$82930
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time21.3 Minutes
Current Time:
MST
Time Zone:Mountain Standard Time
Elevation Range2546 - 2782 ft.
Area42 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)43.59225845, -116.42012787

Zip Code 83642 Description

Zip Code 83642 is located in the state of Idaho in the Boise metro area. Zip code 83642 is primarily located in Ada County. The official US Postal Service name for 83642 is MERIDIAN, Idaho. Portions of zip code 83642 are contained within or border the city limits of Meridian, ID, Boise City, ID, . The area code for zip code 83642 is 208. 83642 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Idaho.

The current unemployment level in 83642 is 5.9% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.4% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 5.6% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 83642 decreased to 37008 from 45974 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 83642 is while the majority ethnicity attending 83642 public schools is White. 31.5% of students in 83642 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 33729 87.61% 32482 +4%
 Black Or African American 432 1.12% 245 +76%
 Hispanic 3122 8.11% 2708 +15%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 49 0.13% 161 -70%
 Asian 521 1.35% 553 -6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 45 -100%
 Other Race 43 0.07% 43 -37%
 Two Or More Races 771 1.61% 771 -19%

Zip Code 83642 Race/Ethnicity

 White 83.6%
 Black Or African American 1.1%
 Hispanic 9.4%
 Asian 1.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 3.2%

Zip Code 83642 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3700845974
Male Population48.80%
Female Population51.20%
Total Households12957
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
31.5%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
35.7%
Median Household Income$72905
Income Under $50K Per Year29.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year42.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year27.90%
83642 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Idaho District 1Russ FulcherRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Idaho Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$198722
Average Real Estate Sale Price$242000
Current Unemployment Level 5.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.2%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationBSk - Cold Semi-Arid Climate
Ecoregion 12a - Treasure Valley
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 83642 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)22273237455257554637292238
Avg Max Temp (°F)37455664738290897966493864
Avg Precip (In.)1.241.011.251.071.12.71.3.3.62.691.281.2810.85
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Boise City-Nampa, ID
CBSA Type83642
CBSA Population625954
Time ZoneMountain Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Boise
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-7 Hours
Old Town Meridian