boise Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 3,464 2.8 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 27,793 22.5 % 32.8 %
Some College 37,176 30.1 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 35,101 28.4 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 20,107 16.3 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 115,728 93.6 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 48,838 39.5 % 39.5 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 216,280 - -
19 years old and under 57,623 26.6 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 78,004 36.1 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 53,666 24.8 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 26,987 12.5 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 179,503 93.5 % 84.8 %
Spanish 9,848 5.1 % 14.1 %
Other Languages 2,576 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 26,141 32.2 % 33.2 %
Married 40,511 49.9 % 50.6 %
Separated 1,607 2.0 % 2.6 %
Divorced 12,891 15.9 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 90,449 - -
Occupied Housing Units 84,511 93.4 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 5,938 6.6 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 57,860 64.0 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 5,386 6.0 % 5.8 %
2-Units 2,765 3.1 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 5,801 6.4 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 4,142 4.6 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 3,600 4.0 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 7,614 8.4 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 3,281 3.6 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 19,357 21.4 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 13,678 15.1 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 19,580 21.6 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 7,096 7.8 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 10,476 11.6 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 5,820 6.4 % 13.1 %
Electric 25,089 27.7 % 32.8 %
Oil / Kerosene 272 0.3 % 4.6 %
Natural Gas 57,428 63.5 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 426 0.5 % 4.2 %
Wood 565 0.6 % 1.9 %
Solar 88 0.1 % 0.1 %
Other Fuel 308 0.3 % 0.4 %
None 335 0.4 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 189,444 90.6 % 75.7 %
African-American 5,660 2.7 % 13.1 %
Native American 2,096 1.0 % 0.8 %
Asian 8,529 4.1 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 3,387 1.6 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 51,750 53,657
Median Family Income 72,104 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 30,684 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 35.48 %
  • Temperature 38.83 ℉
  • Rainfall 1.18 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 35.66
    [CDD] 0
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 1.21 %
6.0 0.25 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com