Boise City, Idaho Population 2019

Boise City, Idaho's estimated population is 226,570 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Boise City, Idaho is the 1st largest city in Idaho based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 2763.67 people/mi² (1067.05 people/km²), with a household density of 443.34 people/km² (1148.26 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 36 years, 35.4 years for males, and 36.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 98.2 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 94,136 households in the city, with an average size of people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was 1.5%, with a median rent of $875/month. The median house has 5.4 rooms, and has a value of $206,800.

The median income for households in Boise City, Idaho is $54,547, while the mean household income is $76,984. The per capita income is $, and % of families and % of individuals are below the federal poverty line. % of those under 18 are in poverty, and % of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2017226,5703,2091.44%
2016223,3613,6371.66%
2015219,7241,2870.59%
2014218,4372,0790.96%
2013216,3581,7580.82%
2012214,6003,1701.50%
2011211,4302,8511.37%
2010208,57922,7921.16%
2000185,78760,0493.98%
1990125,73823,4892.09%
1980102,24927,2593.15%
197074,99040,5098.08%
196034,481880.03%
195034,3938,2632.79%
194026,1304,5861.95%
193021,5441510.07%
192021,3934,0352.11%
191017,35811,40111.29%
19005,9570.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White196,162
Two or More Races7,772
Asian7,270
Black or African American4,272
Some Other Race3,583
American Indian and Alaska Native1,575
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander225

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Boise City Id Population Pyramid 2019

2,0004,0006,0008,00010,000 Male Population2,0004,0006,0008,00010,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Boise City Id Median Age

36


Total

35.4


Male

36.6


Female

Boise City Id Adults

There are 171,397 adults, (28,851 of whom are seniors) in Boise City Id.

Boise City Id Age Dependency

54.9

Age Dependency Ratio

20.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Boise City Id Sex Ratio

Female

111,436

50.46%

Male

109,423

49.54%

Boise City Id Households and Families

Boise City Id Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Boise City Id Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.6%20.4%
All60.5%39.5%
Male50.7%49.3%
Non Family45.8%54.2%
Female41.5%58.5%

60.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Boise City Id Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All88,9292.4560.5
Married39,1363.1879.6
Non Family37,9021.3845.8
Female8,0353.4841.5
Male3,8563.3750.7

3.15

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

6.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Boise City Id Households

Boise City Id Education

Boise City Id Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,5301.71%
9th to 12th Grade5,6943.86%
High School Graduate30,51720.67%
Some College35,64924.15%
Associates Degree12,8048.67%
Bachelors Degree39,30726.62%
Graduate Degree21,13414.32%

Boise City Id Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White127,343122,05253,962
Hispanic9,5127,9322,013
Asian5,0424,3442,612
Multiple Races3,4093,2061,482
Other Race2,0851,647319
Black1,9061,441386
Native American1,092954111
Islander17117141

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 51.80%.

Boise City Id Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,243$42,072$30,634
Less Than High School$20,685$24,966$11,929
High School Grad$27,198$31,140$22,203
Some College$29,907$34,211$25,246
Bachelors Degree$47,205$56,229$37,650
Graduate Degree$64,484$79,136$52,253

$36,243

Average Earnings

$42,072

Average Male

$30,634

Average Female

Boise City Id Language

Boise City Id Language by Age

Boise City Id Language

89.93% of Boise City Id residents speak only English, while 10.07% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.62% of the population.

Boise City Id Poverty

Boise City Id Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White180,13122,69012.60%
Hispanic18,7193,81720.39%
Black4,2231,98647.03%
Multiple7,7171,71322.20%
Other3,58377121.52%
Asian7,1954215.85%
Native1,52217211.30%
Islander21811753.67%

14.00%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.48%

Male Poverty Rate

14.52%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Boise City Id

The race most likely to be in poverty in Boise City Id is Islander, with 53.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Boise City Id is Asian, with 5.85% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.74%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.65%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.34%.

Boise City Id Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.88%
High School14.85%
Some College12.01%
Bachelors or Greater4.93%

Boise City Id Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed30.27%
Male Unemployed30.05%
Female Employed10.31%
Male Employed7.89%

Boise City Id Income

Boise City Id Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$54,547$76,984
Families$76,384$98,756
Married Families$88,219$112,756
Non Families$32,004$45,264

Boise City Id Marital Status

Boise City Id Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.4%

Male Marriage Rate

45.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Boise City Id Married by Age and Sex

Boise City Id Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Boise City Id Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Boise City Id Veterans

Boise City Id Veterans by War

15,459

Number of Veterans

14,021

Male Veterans

1,438

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam5,502
First Gulf War3,332
Second Gulf War3,001
Korea1,321
World War II862

Boise City Id Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 544,529
65 to 743,527
75+3,109
55 to 642,714
18 to 341,580

Boise City Id Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White14,3789.31%
Hispanic6194.97%
Asian2985.42%
2 or More2275.19%
Indian20916.46%
Black2038.30%
Other1445.39%

Boise City Id Veterans by Education

9.42%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.83%

Veteran Disability Rate

Boise City Id Employment Status

Boise City Id Employment by Age

68.8%

Labor Force Participation

65.1%

Employment Rate

5%

Unemployment Rate

Boise City Id Employment by Race

Boise City Id Employment by Education

Boise City Id Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

45.03%

Born in Idaho

92.99%

Native Born

7.01%

Foreign Born

3.94%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

92.99% of Boise City Id residents were born in the United States, with 45.03% having been born in Idaho. 3.94% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.