Moscow, ID 83843 ZIP Code Profile

Related Place Profiles:
Moscow, ID

Camera Icon Photos of the local Moscow, ID area

ZIP Code 83843: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Moscow, ID 83843

Not Acceptable, USPS
University, ID 83843

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,179
  • Single Family Addresses: 9,494
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,941
  • County: Latah County
  • Centroid: Latitude 46.728, Longitude -116.968
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone (UTC -8 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

Neighborhood Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting certain data.


83843 ZIP Code Map

Search the map for:

Moscow, ID 83843 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 28,418
Population in Households 25,371
Population in Familes 16,105
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,047
Population Density1 232
Diversity Index2 26


Total Households 11,141
Average Household Size 2.28
Family Households 5,515
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 12,054 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,801 (39.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,340 (52.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 913 ( 7.6%)
Median Home Value $220,005
Average Home Value $236,597


Median Household Income $36,665
Average Household Income $53,806
Per Capita Income $22,015
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.83% 0.74%
Households 0.78% 0.75%
Families 0.54% 0.6%
Median Household Income   2.64%
Per Capita Income   1.79%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Moscow, ID 83843 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 83843 to the other 276 ZIP Codes 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 20 93rd
Population Density1 # 40 86th
Diversity Index2 # 124 55th
Median Household Income # 231 17th
Per Capita Income # 133 52nd

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Idaho Census Data Comparison Tool.

Idaho Research Tools

Idaho Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Idaho Census Data
Highest or Lowest: