boise Demographics

Educational Attainment

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 2,053 1.6 % 6.3 %
High School Graduate 31,464 24.4 % 32.2 %
Some College 33,126 25.7 % 24.4 %
Bachelor’s Degree 40,736 31.6 % 22.9 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 21,521 16.7 % 14.1 %
High School Graduate or Higher 121,810 94.5 % 87.5 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 53,365 41.4 % 41.4 %

Age Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 223,152 - -
19 years old and under 57,047 25.6 % 25.5 %
20 to 44 years old 85,059 38.1 % 12.6 %
45 to 64 years old 52,323 23.4 % 12.8 %
65 years old and older 28,723 12.9 % 2.0 %

Language Spoken at Home

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 186,774 94.5 % 84.4 %
Spanish 9,415 4.8 % 14.4 %
Other Languages 1,359 0 % 0 %

Marital Status

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 29,731 33.8 % 33.6 %
Married 43,794 49.8 % 50.4 %
Separated 1,020 1.2 % 2.5 %
Divorced 13,483 15.3 % 13.4 %

Census Housing Report

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 93,413 - -
Occupied Housing Units 89,012 95.3 % 87.6 %
Vacant Housing Units 4,401 4.7 % 12.4 %
1-Unit, Detached 61,336 65.7 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 5,320 5.7 % 5.9 %
2-Units 2,137 2.3 % 3.6 %
3 to 4 Units 5,802 6.2 % 4.4 %
5 to 9 Units 3,289 3.5 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 2,881 3.1 % 4.4 %
20 or More Units 8,937 9.6 % 9.0 %
Mobile Homes 3,711 4.0 % 6.2 %
Built 1990 to 1999 19,826 21.2 % 13.9 %
Built 1980 to 1989 16,256 17.4 % 13.5 %
Built 1970 to 1979 19,482 20.9 % 15.3 %
Built 1960 to 1969 7,197 7.7 % 10.7 %
Built 1940 to 1959 10,936 11.7 % 15.5 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 4,969 5.3 % 12.8 %
Electric 19,527 20.9 % 33.9 %
Natural Gas 66,698 71.4 % 42.1 %
Tank or LP Gas 1,150 1.2 % 4.1 %
Wood 994 1.1 % 1.6 %
Solar 106 0.1 % 0.1 %
Other Fuel 144 0.2 % 0.4 %
None 393 0.4 % 1.0 %

Racial Breakdown

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 192,811 90.5 % 75.1 %
African-American 5,055 2.4 % 13.1 %
Native American 903 0.4 % 0.9 %
Asian 9,096 4.3 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 5,102 2.4 % 5.2 %

Economic Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 55,199 57,617
Median Family Income 73,352 71,062
Median Per Capita Income 33,086 31,128

Weather

  • Chance of Sunshine 50.00 %
  • Temperature 60.93 ℉
  • Rainfall 0.94 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 15.45
    [CDD] 0.18

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