boise Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 2,395 1.9 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 29,291 23.7 % 32.6 %
Some College 35,219 28.5 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 38,500 31.1 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 18,288 14.8 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 117,014 94.6 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 49,106 39.7 % 39.7 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 218,280 - -
19 years old and under 58,745 26.9 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 82,309 37.7 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 51,444 23.6 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 25,782 11.8 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 184,195 94.0 % 84.6 %
Spanish 9,673 4.9 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 1,995 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 25,815 32.2 % 33.5 %
Married 38,771 48.3 % 50.5 %
Separated 698 0.9 % 2.6 %
Divorced 14,972 18.7 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 87,415 - -
Occupied Housing Units 82,631 94.5 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 4,784 5.5 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 56,389 64.5 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 5,454 6.2 % 5.8 %
2-Units 3,042 3.5 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 6,404 7.3 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 3,881 4.4 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 3,798 4.3 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 5,409 6.2 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 2,974 3.4 % 6.3 %
Boat, RV, or Van 64 0.1 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 18,962 21.7 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 11,200 12.8 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 17,618 20.2 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 6,151 7.0 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 11,942 13.7 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 5,441 6.2 % 13.0 %
Electric 24,723 28.3 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 210 0.2 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 54,954 62.9 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 902 1.0 % 4.1 %
Wood 1,255 1.4 % 1.8 %
Solar 63 0.1 % 0.1 %
Other Fuel 329 0.4 % 0.4 %
None 195 0.2 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 197,253 93.7 % 75.5 %
African-American 3,227 1.5 % 13.1 %
Native American 1,375 0.7 % 0.8 %
Asian 6,733 3.2 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 1,908 0.9 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 55,309 55,775
Median Family Income 76,122 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 29,324 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 39.29 %
  • Temperature 45.18 ℉
  • Rainfall 0.6 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 27.67
    [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