Smelterville, ID 83868 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 83868: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Smelterville, ID 83868

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 34
  • Single Family Addresses: 35
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Shoshone County
  • Centroid: Latitude 47.544, Longitude -116.182
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone (UTC -8 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Smelterville, ID 83868 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 688
Population in Households 687
Population in Familes 482
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density1 232
Diversity Index2 24


Total Households 331
Average Household Size 2.08
Family Households 173
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 420 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 197 (46.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 134 (31.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 89 (21.2%)
Median Home Value $126,974
Average Home Value $157,868


Median Household Income $23,175
Average Household Income $41,880
Per Capita Income $20,157
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.79% -0.8%
Households -0.66% -0.67%
Families -0.9% -0.82%
Median Household Income   0.63%
Per Capita Income   2.25%
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.

Smelterville, ID 83868 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 83868 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 # 185 33rd
Population Density1 # 39 86th
Diversity Index2 # 132 53rd
Median Household Income # 271 2nd
Per Capita Income # 189 32nd

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