The City of Boise City had a population of 220,918 as of July 1, 2016. Boise City ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Idaho. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Boise City is located at latitude 43.5993 and longitude -116.2298 in Ada County. The formal boundaries for the City of Boise City (see map below) encompass a land area of 80.49 sq. miles and a water area of 0.69 sq. miles.
The City of Boise City (GNIS ID: 2409876) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Idaho is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Boise City is located within Boise City Division of Ada County.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Boise City population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||216,776|
|Population in Familes||159,458|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||4,142|
|Average Household Size||2.36|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||98,956 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||53,206 (53.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||38,633 (39.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||7,116 ( 7.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$204,698|
|Average Home Value||$251,066|
|Median Household Income||$50,613|
|Average Household Income||$73,294|
|Per Capita Income||$30,769|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.75%|
|Per Capita Income||1.82%|
The table below compares Boise City to the other 227 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Idaho by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 1||100th|
|Population Density1||# 11||96th|
|Diversity Index2||# 92||60th|
|Median Household Income||# 52||78th|
|Per Capita Income||# 15||94th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Idaho Census Data Comparison Tool.