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Demographics Analysis

The people of Meridian City, Idaho give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Meridian City, Idaho)

Male:

Under 5 years : 3,142

5 to 9 years : 5,172

10 to 14 years : 3,307

15 to 17 years : 1,214

18 and 19 years : 1,031

20 years : 342

21 years : 288

22 to 24 years : 1,104

25 to 29 years : 2,052

30 to 34 years : 3,498

35 to 39 years : 2,810

40 to 44 years : 2,950

45 to 49 years : 2,322

50 to 54 years : 2,898

55 to 59 years : 1,946

60 and 61 years : 389

62 to 64 years : 1,141

65 and 66 years : 715

67 to 69 years : 770

70 to 74 years : 327

75 to 79 years : 374

80 to 84 years : 623

85 years and over : 461

Female:

Under 5 years : 3,509

5 to 9 years : 3,901

10 to 14 years : 4,010

15 to 17 years : 1,802

18 and 19 years : 825

20 years : 323

21 years : 352

22 to 24 years : 1,457

25 to 29 years : 2,428

30 to 34 years : 2,774

35 to 39 years : 3,485

40 to 44 years : 2,782

45 to 49 years : 2,628

50 to 54 years : 2,343

55 to 59 years : 2,145

60 and 61 years : 986

62 to 64 years : 970

65 and 66 years : 912

67 to 69 years : 801

70 to 74 years : 1,155

75 to 79 years : 876

80 to 84 years : 768

85 years and over : 535


(updated 2013)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Meridian City, Idaho)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 74,986

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 139

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 1,335

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 2,468

Not a U.S. citizen : 1,715


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Meridian City, Idaho)

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 5,408

5 to 17 years : 11,307

18 to 24 years : 2,178

25 to 34 years : 3,968

35 to 44 years : 3,813

45 to 54 years : 3,035

55 to 59 years : 1,073

60 and 61 years : 503

62 to 64 years : 575

65 to 74 years : 984

75 years and over : 1,246

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 1,046

5 to 17 years : 7,599

18 to 24 years : 2,909

25 to 34 years : 5,872

35 to 44 years : 6,994

45 to 54 years : 5,875

55 to 59 years : 2,608

60 and 61 years : 751

62 to 64 years : 1,424

65 to 74 years : 3,635

75 years and over : 2,183

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 85

5 to 17 years : 198

18 to 24 years : 187

25 to 34 years : 316

35 to 44 years : 408

45 to 54 years : 98

55 to 59 years : 38

60 and 61 years : 121

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 23

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 112

5 to 17 years : 302

18 to 24 years : 448

25 to 34 years : 596

35 to 44 years : 812

45 to 54 years : 1,183

55 to 59 years : 372

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 112

65 to 74 years : 61

75 years and over : 185


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Meridian City, Idaho)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 5,369

Now married, except separated : 10,783

Divorced : 1,830

Separated : 108

Widowed : 827

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 5,841

Now married, except separated : 22,395

Divorced : 3,385

Separated : 422

Widowed : 1,446

Native; born outside the United States:

Never married : 306

Now married, except separated : 847

Divorced : 15

Separated : 0

Widowed : 23

Foreign born:

Never married : 985

Now married, except separated : 2,380

Divorced : 484

Separated : 19

Widowed : 137


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Individual Income
(Meridian City, Idaho)

Born in state of residence:

No income : 2,695

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 2,515

$10,000 to $14,999 : 1,606

$15,000 to $24,999 : 2,876

$25,000 to $34,999 : 2,332

$35,000 to $49,999 : 1,690

$50,000 to $64,999 : 2,252

$65,000 to $74,999 : 545

$75,000 or more : 2,406

Born in other state in the United States:

No income : 4,566

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 4,277

$10,000 to $14,999 : 2,051

$15,000 to $24,999 : 4,560

$25,000 to $34,999 : 4,381

$35,000 to $49,999 : 5,061

$50,000 to $64,999 : 2,932

$65,000 to $74,999 : 1,414

$75,000 or more : 4,247

Native; born outside the United States:

No income : 255

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 409

$10,000 to $14,999 : 20

$15,000 to $24,999 : 157

$25,000 to $34,999 : 46

$35,000 to $49,999 : 101

$50,000 to $64,999 : 26

$65,000 to $74,999 : 99

$75,000 or more : 78

Foreign born:

No income : 578

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 1,248

$10,000 to $14,999 : 308

$15,000 to $24,999 : 250

$25,000 to $34,999 : 559

$35,000 to $49,999 : 471

$50,000 to $64,999 : 179

$65,000 to $74,999 : 28

$75,000 or more : 384


(updated 2013)



Median Income By Place Of Birth
(Meridian City, Idaho)

Born in state of residence : 29,815

Born in other state of the United States : 33,420

Native; born outside the United States : 16,477

Foreign born : 22,156


(updated 2013)



Population Under 18 Years By Age
(Meridian City, Idaho)

Under 3 years : 3,873

3 and 4 years : 2,778

5 years : 1,617

6 to 8 years : 5,453

9 to 11 years : 5,295

12 to 14 years : 4,017

15 to 17 years : 2,994


(updated 2013)



Household Income
(Meridian City, Idaho)

Less than $10,000 : 1,436

$10,000 to $14,999 : 654

$15,000 to $19,999 : 1,006

$20,000 to $24,999 : 1,032

$25,000 to $29,999 : 1,146

$30,000 to $34,999 : 1,329

$35,000 to $39,999 : 793

$40,000 to $44,999 : 1,542

$45,000 to $49,999 : 1,327

$50,000 to $59,999 : 2,855

$60,000 to $74,999 : 4,205

$75,000 to $99,999 : 4,103

$100,000 to $124,999 : 2,611

$125,000 to $149,999 : 1,034

$150,000 to $199,999 : 1,588

$200,000 or more : 759


(updated 2013)





Total Population In Meridian City, Idaho is 80,643



(updated 2013)



Male Population in Meridian City, Idaho: 38,876
Female Population in Meridian City, Idaho: 41,767


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Meridian City, Idaho: 32.6
Median Female Resident Age in Meridian City, Idaho: 33.8


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Idaho is 35


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Meridian City, Idaho


White


Both sexes

33.2

Male

32.5

Female

33.7

Black or African American


Both sexes

25.3

Male

28.9

Female

18.8

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

34.1

Male

34.3

Female

33.5

Asian


Both sexes

35.4

Male

35.0

Female

35.6

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

28.8

Male

30.0

Female

25.0

Other


Both sexes

25.7

Male

25.5

Female

25.9

Two or More Races


Both sexes

13.4

Male

13.9

Female

13.1

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

21.5

Male

20.8

Female

22.1

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

33.5

Male

32.9

Female

34.1


(updated 2010)



Health Insurance Coverage Status By Sex By Age
(Meridian City, Idaho)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,686

No health insurance coverage : 276

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 8,360

No health insurance coverage : 491

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,160

No health insurance coverage : 605

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,020

No health insurance coverage : 1,530

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 5,074

No health insurance coverage : 644

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,393

No health insurance coverage : 823

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,949

No health insurance coverage : 522

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,802

No health insurance coverage : 0

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 1,444

No health insurance coverage : 0

Female:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,092

No health insurance coverage : 214

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 8,011

No health insurance coverage : 900

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,549

No health insurance coverage : 408

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,270

No health insurance coverage : 932

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 5,446

No health insurance coverage : 821

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,385

No health insurance coverage : 580

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,594

No health insurance coverage : 501

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,606

No health insurance coverage : 255

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 2,083

No health insurance coverage : 27


(updated 2013)



Employer-Based Health Insurance By Sex By Age
(Meridian City, Idaho)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,527

No employer-based health insurance : 1,435

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 6,290

No employer-based health insurance : 2,561

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,636

No employer-based health insurance : 1,129

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,782

No employer-based health insurance : 1,768

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,307

No employer-based health insurance : 1,411

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,697

No employer-based health insurance : 1,519

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,513

No employer-based health insurance : 958

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 617

No employer-based health insurance : 1,185

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 786

No employer-based health insurance : 658

Female:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,131

No employer-based health insurance : 1,175

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 6,110

No employer-based health insurance : 2,801

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,921

No employer-based health insurance : 1,036

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,817

No employer-based health insurance : 1,385

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,812

No employer-based health insurance : 1,455

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,588

No employer-based health insurance : 1,377

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,762

No employer-based health insurance : 1,333

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 958

No employer-based health insurance : 1,903

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 439

No employer-based health insurance : 1,671


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Nativity
(Meridian City, Idaho)

Native:

Born in state of residence : 34,090

Born in other state in the United States : 40,896

Born outside the United States:

Puerto Rico : 43

U.S. Island Areas or born abroad of American parent(s) : 1,431

Foreign born : 4,183


(updated 2013)



Languages Spoken At Home
(Meridian City, Idaho)

Speak only English : 68,424

Spanish or Spanish Creole : 2,555

French (including Patois, Creole, Cajun) : 259

German or other West Germanic languages : 169

Slavic languages : 1,407

Other Indo-European languages : 226

Korean : 0

Chinese : 315

Vietnamese : 50

Tagalog : 172

Other Asian and Pacific Island languages : 320

Other and unspecified languages : 95


(updated 2013)



Medicare Coverage By Sex By Age
(Meridian City, Idaho)

Male:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 78

No Medicare coverage : 12,735

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 475

No Medicare coverage : 22,245

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 3,202

No Medicare coverage : 44

Female:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 0

No Medicare coverage : 13,217

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 315

No Medicare coverage : 23,171

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 4,630

No Medicare coverage : 341


(updated 2013)



Races in Meridian City, Idaho


  • White: 75,413
  • African American: 806
  • American Indian: 59
  • Asian: 1,369
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 29
  • Some Other Race: 1,116
  • Two or More Races: 1,851



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Meridian City, Idaho citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Meridian City, Idaho

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 40   (0.4%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 36   (0.36%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 10   (0.1%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 94   (0.93%)
  • 9th Grade: 52   (0.52%)
  • 10th Grade: 65   (0.65%)
  • 11th Grade: 128   (1.27%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 248   (2.46%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 2,406   (23.91%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 877   (8.71%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 2,013   (20%)
  • Associate Degree: 886   (8.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 2,434   (24.19%)
  • Master's Degree: 519   (5.16%)
  • Professional School Degree: 171   (1.7%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 85   (0.84%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 25   (0.24%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 30   (0.29%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 39   (0.37%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 136   (1.29%)
  • 9th Grade: 120   (1.14%)
  • 10th Grade: 158   (1.5%)
  • 11th Grade: 211   (2%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 207   (1.97%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 3,083   (29.29%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 1,184   (11.25%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 2,182   (20.73%)
  • Associate Degree: 788   (7.49%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 1,920   (18.24%)
  • Master's Degree: 310   (2.95%)
  • Professional School Degree: 89   (0.85%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 42   (0.4%)


(updated 2010)





School Enrollment By Age
(Meridian City, Idaho)

Enrolled in public school:

3 and 4 years : 383

5 to 9 years : 7,916

10 to 14 years : 6,955

15 to 17 years : 2,860

18 and 19 years : 808

20 to 24 years : 1,145

25 to 34 years : 1,210

35 years and over : 1,019

Enrolled in private school:

3 and 4 years : 639

5 to 9 years : 875

10 to 14 years : 362

15 to 17 years : 129

18 and 19 years : 205

20 to 24 years : 161

25 to 34 years : 168

35 years and over : 448

Not enrolled in school:

3 and 4 years : 1,756

5 to 9 years : 282

10 to 14 years : 0

15 to 17 years : 27

18 and 19 years : 843

20 to 24 years : 2,560

25 to 34 years : 9,374

35 years and over : 36,645


(updated 2013)



Largest School Agency's In Meridian City, Idaho

  • Meridian Joint District


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 911 Meridian Road, Meridian, ID 83642, Phone: (208) 888-6701, Students: 30,582 )

  • Compass Public Charter School Lea


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 2870 South Gold Bar Ave, Meridian, ID 83642, Phone: (208) 888-9544, Students: 234 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Meridian City, Idaho

  • Sawtooth Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 3730 N Linder Road, Meridian, ID 83642, Phone: (208) 855-4200, Students: 1,233 )

  • Meridian Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 1507 West 8th Street, Meridian, ID 83642, Phone: (208) 888-3002, Students: 1,063 )

  • Lewis & Clark Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 4141 East Pine Street, Meridian, ID 83642, Phone: (208) 377-1353, Students: 995 )

  • Hunter Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 2051 West Mcmillan Road, Meridian, ID 83642, Phone: (208) 855-4500, Students: 801 )

  • Discovery Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 2100 E Leigh Field Drive, Meridian, ID 83642, Phone: (208) 855-4090, Students: 725 )

  • Chaparral Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 1155 N Deer Creek Lane, Meridian, ID 83642, Phone: (208) 893-9740, Students: 689 )

  • Ponderosa Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 2950 N Naomi, Meridian, ID 83642, Phone: (208) 855-4040, Students: 648 )

  • River Valley Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 2900 East River Valley St, Meridian, ID 83642, Phone: (208) 888-1741, Students: 583 )

  • Chief Joseph Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 1100 East Chateau, Meridian, ID 83642, Phone: (208) 888-5462, Students: 565 )

  • Peregrine Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 1860 Waltman Street, Meridian, ID 83642, Phone: (208) 888-1384, Students: 561 )

  • Mary Mc Pherson Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 1050 East Amity Road, Meridian, ID 83642, Phone: (208) 888-6402, Students: 539 )

  • Linder Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 1825 Chateau Drive, Meridian, ID 83642, Phone: (208) 888-3715, Students: 503 )

  • Meridian Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 48 West State Avenue, Meridian, ID 83642, Phone: (208) 888-7101, Students: 440 )

  • Compass Public Charter School


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 2870 South Gold Bar Ave, Meridian, ID 83642, Phone: (208) 888-9544, Students: 234 )

  • Crossroads Middle School


    ( Grades: 7-8, Location: 650 N Nola, Meridian, ID 83642, Phone: (208) 888-3567, Students: 152 )

  • Prospect Elementary School


    ( Location: 4300 N Red Horse Way, Meridian, ID 83642, Phone: M, )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Meridian City, Idaho

  • Mountain View High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 2000 S Millennium Way, Meridian, ID 83642, Phone: (208) 855-4050, Students: 2,173 )

  • Meridian High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1900 West Pine Street, Meridian, ID 83642, Phone: (208) 888-4905, Students: 1,881 )

  • Meridian Charter High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 3800 N Locust Grove, Meridian, ID 83642, Phone: (208) 288-2928, Students: 198 )

  • Meridian Medical Arts Charter School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1789 E Leigh Field Drive, Meridian, ID 83642, Phone: (208) 855-4075, Students: 189 )

  • Central Academy (alt)


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 6075 N Locust Grove Rd, Meridian, ID 83642, Phone: (208) 855-4315, Students: 152 )

  • Meridian Academy


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 6075 N Locust Grove Rd, Meridian, ID 83642, Phone: (208) 887-4759, Students: 129 )

  • Ada Prof-tech Center


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 357 E Watertower Ln Ste D, Meridian, ID 83642, Phone: (208) 855-0173, )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Meridian City, Idaho

  • University Of Phoenix-idaho Campus


    ( 4-year, Private for-profit, Student Population: 568; Location: Suite 150, Meridian, ID 83642, Web: http://www.phoenix.edu )

Largest Schools (Private) In Meridian City, Idaho

  • Smaller Scholar Montessori School


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 2150 W Cherry Lane, Meridian, ID 83642, Phone: (208) 888-6881, Students: 4 )

  • Cole Valley Christian Schools


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 200 E Carlton Avenue, Meridian, ID 83642, Phone: (208) 898-9003, )

Academic Libraries In Meridian City, Idaho

(updated 2005)

Public Libraries (Branch) In Meridian City, Idaho

  • Meridian District - Silverstone Branch


    3531 E Overland, Meridian, ID 83642

(updated 2012)

Public Libraries (Central) In Meridian City, Idaho

  • Meridian District


    1326 W Cherry Ln, Meridian, ID 83642

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Meridian City, Idaho


  • Bosque County Collection


    101 N Main St, Meridian, TX 76665
    http://www.bosquechc.org

  • Constantine Rea Historical Society


    6045 Windsor Road, Meridian, MS 39305

  • Grand Opera House Of Mississippi, Inc.


    , Meridian, MS 39307

  • Idahos Hall Of Fame Association Inc


    Po Box 1250, Meridian, ID 83642

  • Ieterna Foundation Inc


    2045 E Amity Rd, Meridian, ID 83642

  • Jimmie Rodgers Museum


    1725 Jimmie Rogers Dr, Meridian, MS 39307
    http://www.jimmierodgers.com

  • Medal Of Honor Historical Society Of The United States


    Po Box 1345, Meridian, ID 83642
    http://www.mohhsus.com

  • Meridian Art Association Inc


    Po Box 2090, Meridian, MS 39307

  • Meridian Historical Society Inc


    33 E Broadway, Meridian, ID 83642

  • Meridian Museum Of Art


    628 25th Ave, Meridian, MS 39301
    http://www.meridianmuseum.org

  • Meridian Zoological Park Inc


    7404 Old Highway 80 West, Meridian, MS 39307

  • Mississippi Industrial Heritage Museum Inc


    Po Box 5031, Meridian, MS 39307

  • Southern Arts And Entrmt Center


    Po Box 148, Meridian, MS 39307

  • The Jimmie Rodgers Foundation Inc


    Po Box 2170, Meridian, MS 39307

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Meridian City, Idaho affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Meridian City, Idaho.

Area Features of Meridian City, Idaho


Building


(1) Ada County Paramedics Medical Station 32   (2) Ada County Paramedics Medical Station 61   (3) Ada County Paramedics Medical Station 63   (4) Idaho State Police   (5) Kuna Police Department   (6) Meridian Fire Department Station 1   (7) Meridian Fire Department Station 2   (8) Meridian Fire Department Station 3   (9) Meridian Fire Department Station 4   (10) Meridian Fire Department Station 5   (11) Meridian Police Department  

Canal


(1) Andrews Lateral   (2) Calkins Lateral   (3) Carlson Lateral   (4) Creason Lateral   (5) Eightmile Lateral   (6) Hunter Lateral   (7) Kennedy Lateral   (8) Lemp Canal   (9) Mason Creek Feeder   (10) Mcbirney Lateral   (11) Mcdonald Lateral   (12) Pierce Lateral   (13) Point Lateral   (14) Ramsey Lateral   (15) Rawson Canal   (16) Rosenlof Drain   (17) Rutledge Lateral   (18) Seven Suckers Ditch   (19) Simpson Lateral   (20) Snider Lateral   (21) State Lateral   (22) Sundell Lateral  

Cemetery


(1) Meridian Cemetery  

Church


(1) Fairview Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Meridian  

Hospital


(1) Breast Cancer Detection Centers   (2) Complex Care Hospital Of Idaho   (3) Saint Luke S Meridian Medical Center  

Locale


(1) Cherry Plaza   (2) Upper Fairview School  

Populated Place


(1) Meridian   (2) Sonna  

School


(1) Amity School   (2) Chief Joseph Elementary   (3) Columbia School   (4) High Line School   (5) Kuna Senior High School   (6) Linder Elementary School   (7) Locust Grove School   (8) Mary Mcpherson Elementary School   (9) Meridian Alternative School   (10) Meridian Elementary School   (11) Meridian High School   (12) Meridian Middle School   (13) Roosevelt School  

Stream


(1) Ninemile Creek   (2) North Slough   (3) South Slough  

Tower


(1) Kfxd-am Nampa   (2) Klit-am Meridian   (3) Ksgr-am Nampa  

Valley


(1) Purdam Gulch  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Meridian City, Idaho

83642 (pop. 45,974)


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Area Code(s) in Meridian City, Idaho

208



Elevation in Meridian City, Idaho is 2,598.0 ft. (792.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Meridian City, Idaho

Lat: 43.614229 N        Long: -116.398963 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Meridian City, Idaho need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Idaho

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 4.87 4.25 2.62 4.65 0.00 3.80
  Total Electric Industry 4.87 4.25 2.62 4.65 0.00 3.80
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 4.88 4.24 2.62 4.83 0.00 3.84
  Total Electric Industry 4.88 4.24 2.62 4.83 0.00 3.84
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 4.93 4.30 2.72 4.43 0.00 3.87
  Total Electric Industry 4.93 4.30 2.72 4.43 0.00 3.87
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 4.99 4.42 2.81 4.99 0.00 4.00
  Total Electric Industry 4.99 4.42 2.81 4.99 0.00 4.00
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 5.09 4.37 2.82 4.64 0.00 4.00
  Total Electric Industry 5.09 4.37 2.82 4.64 0.00 4.00
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 5.33 4.48 2.81 5.13 0.00 4.09
  Total Electric Industry 5.33 4.48 2.81 5.13 0.00 4.09
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 5.28 4.26 2.68 4.79 0.00 3.96
  Total Electric Industry 5.28 4.26 2.68 4.79 0.00 3.96
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 5.15 4.17 2.60 4.68 0.00 3.87
  Total Electric Industry 5.15 4.17 2.60 4.68 0.00 3.87
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 5.28 4.34 2.77 4.59 0.00 4.02
  Total Electric Industry 5.28 4.34 2.77 4.59 0.00 4.02
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 1.55 0.00 0.00 1.55
  Full-Service Providers 5.26 4.20 2.74 4.47 0.00 3.98
  Total Electric Industry 5.26 4.20 2.63 4.47 0.00 3.89
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 5.39 4.24 3.11 4.13 0.00 4.17
  Total Electric Industry 5.39 4.24 3.11 4.13 0.00 4.17
2001              
  Full-Service Providers 6.01 5.13 3.71 4.66 0.00 4.92
  Total Electric Industry 6.01 5.13 3.71 4.66 0.00 4.92
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 6.59 5.71 4.34 5.18 0.00 5.58
  Total Electric Industry 6.59 5.71 4.34 5.18 0.00 5.58
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 6.24 5.56 4.16 0.00 0.00 5.22
  Total Electric Industry 6.24 5.56 4.16 0.00 0.00 5.22
2004              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 0.00 0.01 0.00 0.00 0.01
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.10 5.37 3.84 0.00 0.00 4.98
  Total Electric Industry 6.10 5.37 3.82 0.00 0.00 4.97
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 6.29 5.42 3.91 0.00 0.00 5.12
  Total Electric Industry 6.29 5.42 3.91 0.00 0.00 5.12
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 6.21 5.16 3.61 0.00 0.00 4.92
  Total Electric Industry 6.21 5.16 3.61 0.00 0.00 4.92

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Meridian City, Idaho

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 412   (2.5%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 461   (2.7%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 832   (5.0%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 1,416   (8.4%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 2,048   (12.2%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 2,800   (16.7%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 2,916   (17.4%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 1,822   (10.8%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 951   (5.7%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 760   (4.5%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 248   (1.5%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 143   (0.9%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 751   (4.5%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 1,238   (7.4%)


(updated 2010)



Household Size By Vehicles Available
(Meridian City, Idaho)

1-person household:

No vehicle available : 619

1 vehicle available : 3,809

2 vehicles available : 759

3 vehicles available : 76

4 or more vehicles available : 48

2-person household:

No vehicle available : 210

1 vehicle available : 2,481

2 vehicles available : 4,213

3 vehicles available : 1,878

4 or more vehicles available : 299

3-person household:

No vehicle available : 51

1 vehicle available : 771

2 vehicles available : 1,798

3 vehicles available : 798

4 or more vehicles available : 417

4-or-more-person household:

No vehicle available : 60

1 vehicle available : 620

2 vehicles available : 5,299

3 vehicles available : 2,063

4 or more vehicles available : 1,151


(updated 2013)



Household Size By Number Of Workers In Household
(Meridian City, Idaho)

1-person household:

No workers : 2,739

1 worker : 2,572

2-person household:

No workers : 2,367

1 worker : 3,091

2 workers : 3,623

3-person household:

No workers : 352

1 worker : 1,386

2 workers : 1,712

3 workers : 385

4-or-more-person household:

No workers : 372

1 worker : 3,416

2 workers : 4,291

3 or more workers : 1,114


(updated 2013)



Travel Time To Work
(Meridian City, Idaho)

Less than 5 minutes : 511

5 to 9 minutes : 2,247

10 to 14 minutes : 5,043

15 to 19 minutes : 6,464

20 to 24 minutes : 7,320

25 to 29 minutes : 3,054

30 to 34 minutes : 5,167

35 to 39 minutes : 788

40 to 44 minutes : 457

45 to 59 minutes : 637

60 to 89 minutes : 669

90 or more minutes : 527


(updated 2013)



AM Radio Stations Near Meridian City, Idaho

  • NEW (1010 AM; 0.4 kW; Star, ID; Owner: Summit Broadcasting, Llc)
  • NEW (1020 AM; 50.0 kW; Boise, ID; Owner: Automated Business Services Incorporated)
  • NEW (1020 AM; 50.0 kW; Boise, ID; Owner: Rams Iii)
  • KBGN (1060 AM; 10.0 kW; Star, ID; Owner: Nelson M. And Karen E. Wilson)
  • NEW (1100 AM; 6.3 kW; Boise, ID; Owner: Kemp Communications, Inc.)
  • NEW (1100 AM; 50.0 kW; Melba, ID; Owner: Kermit T Stop Partnership)
  • NEW (1100 AM; 0.5 kW; Melba, ID; Owner: Kermit T Stop Partnership)
  • NEW (1100 AM; 6.2 kW; Boise, ID; Owner: Robert Earl Combs)
  • KGEM (1140 AM; 10.0 kW; Boise, ID; Owner: Journal Broadcast Corporation)
  • NEW (1200 AM; 10.0 kW; Boise, ID; Owner: -)
  • NEW (1220 AM; 50.0 kW; Boise, ID; Owner: Robert E. Combs)
  • NEW (1230 AM; 25.0 kW; Caldwell, ID; Owner: Ihr Educational Broadcasting)
  • KTIK (1350 AM; 5.0 kW; Meridian, ID; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • NEW (1400 AM; 1.0 kW; Nampa, ID; Owner: Americast Media Corporation)
  • NEW (1400 AM; 1.0 kW; Boise, ID; Owner: Ether Mining Corporation)
  • NEW (1400 AM; 0.25 kW; Caldwell, ID; Owner: Ihr Educational Broadcasting)
  • NEW (1400 AM; 0.5 kW; Star, ID; Owner: Summit Broadcasting, Llc)
  • NEW (1430 AM; 50.0 kW; Boise, ID; Owner: Ether Mining Corporation)
  • KIOV (1450 AM; 1.0 kW; Caldwell, ID; Owner: Media Enterprises, Llc)
  • KCID (1490 AM; 1.0 kW; Caldwell, ID; Owner: Journal Broadcast Corporation)
  • NEW (1590 AM; 2.5 kW; Boise, ID; Owner: Advance Acquisition, Inc.)
  • NEW (1590 AM; 1.0 kW; Meridian, ID; Owner: Advanced Modulation Broadcasting, Llc)
  • NEW (1590 AM; 50.0 kW; Nampa, ID; Owner: Lynn Ellen Combs)
  • NEW (1590 AM; 50.0 kW; Meridian, ID; Owner: Rams Iii)
  • NEW (540 AM; 9.5 kW; Boise, ID; Owner: Citicasters Licenses, L.p.)
  • NEW (540 AM; 0.4 kW; Nampa, ID; Owner: Robert E. Combs)
  • NEW (540 AM; 5.0 kW; Star, ID; Owner: Robert E. Combs)
  • NEW (540 AM; 5.0 kW; Boise, ID; Owner: Robert E. Combs)
  • KIDO (580 AM; 5.0 kW; Meridian, ID; Owner: Peak Broadcasting Of Boise Licenses, Llc)
  • KFXD (630 AM; 5.0 kW; Boise, ID; Owner: Peak Broadcasting Of Boise Licenses, Llc)
  • KBOI (670 AM; 50.0 kW; Kuna, ID; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • KBSU (730 AM; 15.0 kW; Boise, ID; Owner: Idaho State Board Of Education)
  • KSPD (790 AM; 1.0 kW; Boise, ID; Owner: Kspd, Inc.)
  • KDJQ (890 AM; 0.25 kW; Meridian, ID; Owner: Kdjq, Llc)
  • KDJQ (890 AM; 50.0 kW; Boise, ID; Owner: Kdjq, Llc)
  • KNJY (950 AM; 3.5 kW; Nampa, ID; Owner: First Western Inc)
  • NEW (990 AM; 0.5 kW; Nampa, ID; Owner: Lynn Ellen Combs)
  • NEW (990 AM; 50.0 kW; Boise, ID; Owner: Lynn Ellen Combs)

FM Radio Stations Near Meridian City, Idaho

  • KQXR (100.3 FM; Letha, ID; Owner: Journal Broadcast Corporation)
  • KMXM (101.1 FM; Marsing, ID; Owner: Fm Idaho Co., Llc)
  • KDBI (101.9 FM; Boise, ID; Owner: Bustos Media Of Idaho License, Llc)
  • KSAS-FM (103.3 FM; Boise, ID; Owner: Peak Broadcasting Of Boise Licenses, Llc)
  • KAWO (104.3 FM; Boise, ID; Owner: Peak Broadcasting Of Boise Licenses, Llc)
  • KJOT (105.1 FM; Boise, ID; Owner: Journal Broadcast Corporation)
  • KCIX (105.9 FM; Boise, ID; Owner: Peak Broadcasting Of Boise Licenses, Llc)
  • KTHI (107.1 FM; Boise, ID; Owner: Journal Broadcast Corporation)
  • KXLT-FM (107.9 FM; Boise, ID; Owner: Peak Broadcasting Of Boise Licenses, Llc)
  • KTYY (88.7 FM; Boise, ID; Owner: Southern Idaho Corporation)
  • KTSY (89.5 FM; Boise, ID; Owner: Gem State Adventist Academy)
  • KBSU-FM (90.3 FM; Boise, ID; Owner: Idaho State Board Of Education)
  • KBSX (91.5 FM; Boise, ID; Owner: Idaho State Board Of Education)
  • KIZN (92.3 FM; Boise, ID; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • KZMG (93.1 FM; Boise, ID; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • KBXL (94.1 FM; Boise, ID; Owner: Kspd, Inc.)
  • KRVB (94.9 FM; Boise, ID; Owner: Journal Broadcast Corporation)
  • KSRV-FM (96.1 FM; Boise, ID; Owner: Fm Idaho Co., Llc)
  • KKGL (96.9 FM; Boise, ID; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • KQFC (97.9 FM; Boise, ID; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • KARO (98.7 FM; Marsing, ID; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Meridian City, Idaho

  • KTRV-TV (Channel 12; Boise, ID; Owner: Idaho Independent Television, Inc.)
  • 950320KE (Channel 14; Boise, ID; Owner: International Television Network,inc)
  • KBCI-TV (Channel 2; Boise, ID; Owner: Fisher Broadcasting - Idaho Tv, L.l.c.)
  • KKJB (Channel 39; Boise, ID; Owner: Boise Telecasters, L.p.)
  • KKJB (Channel 39; Boise, ID; Owner: Boise Telecasters, L.p.)
  • KAID (Channel 4; Boise, ID; Owner: State Board Of Education, State Of Idaho)
  • KIVI (Channel 6; Boise, ID; Owner: Journal Broadcast Corporation)
  • KTVB (Channel 7; Boise, ID; Owner: King Broadcasting Company)
  • KNIN-TV (Channel 9; Boise, ID; Owner: Banks-boise, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Meridian City, Idaho

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 3,523  (37.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 898  (9.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 2,088  (22.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 41  (0.4%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 1,699  (17.9%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 3,005  (37.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 1,450  (18.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 3,152  (39.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 9  (0.1%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 28  (0.3%)


(updated 2010)





There are 469 Farms In Meridian City, Idaho


(updated 2008)



Banks In Meridian City, Idaho

U.s. Bank National Association - 4 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.5b
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 3,238

Keybank National Association - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $267m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 1,026

Jpmorgan Chase Bank, National Association - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $4b
    Industry Specialization: International
    Total Offices: 5,679

Bank Of The Cascades - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $4.5m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 41

Wells Fargo Bank, National Association - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2.8b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 6,310

Glacier Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $15.7m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 109

Washington Trust Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $8.9m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 43

Bank Of The West - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $69.1m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 603

Zions First National Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $17.5m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 141

Umpqua Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $22m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 363

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Meridian City, Idaho

  • Boise Air Terminal


    (about 9.3 miles in Boise, Idaho; Airport Code: BOI)

  • Payette Municipal


    (about 41.4 miles in Ontario, Oregon; Airport Code: VZJ)

  • Ontario Municipal


    (about 41.7 miles in Ontario, Oregon; Airport Code: ONO)

  • Mountain Home AFB


    (about 47.5 miles in Mountain Home Afb, Idaho; Airport Code: MUO)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Meridian City, Idaho

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

84.95%

Carpooled

10.10%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.05%

Bicycle

0.34%

Walked

0.40%

Other Means

0.37%

Worked At Home

3.78%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Meridian City, Idaho, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type By Tenure
(Meridian City, Idaho)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 13,936

Renter-occupied housing units : 3,476

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 943

Renter-occupied housing units : 551

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,142

Renter-occupied housing units : 1,311

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 4,063

Renter-occupied housing units : 1,998


(updated 2013)



Mortgage Status By Age of Householder
(Meridian City, Idaho)

Housing units with a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 3,226

Householder 35 to 44 years : 4,014

Householder 45 to 54 years : 4,224

Householder 55 to 59 years : 1,612

Householder 60 to 64 years : 985

Householder 65 to 74 years : 1,593

Householder 75 years and over : 913

Housing units without a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 244

Householder 35 to 44 years : 218

Householder 45 to 54 years : 496

Householder 55 to 59 years : 309

Householder 60 to 64 years : 632

Householder 65 to 74 years : 741

Householder 75 years and over : 877


(updated 2013)



Gross Rent As A Percentage Of Household Income
(Meridian City, Idaho)

Less than 10.0 percent : 46

10.0 to 14.9 percent : 699

15.0 to 19.9 percent : 672

20.0 to 24.9 percent : 965

25.0 to 29.9 percent : 1,083

30.0 to 34.9 percent : 693

35.0 to 39.9 percent : 697

40.0 to 49.9 percent : 539

50.0 percent or more : 1,366

Not computed : 576


(updated 2013)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Meridian City, Idaho)

Built 2010 or later : $242,900

Built 2000 to 2009 : $211,300

Built 1990 to 1999 : $152,400

Built 1980 to 1989 : $161,000

Built 1970 to 1979 : $97,700

Built 1960 to 1969 : $149,000

Built 1950 to 1959 : $153,100

Built 1940 to 1949 : $94,800

Built 1939 or earlier : $101,200


(updated 2013)







Percentage of Family Households in Meridian City, Idaho: 78.7%

Percentage of Family Households in Idaho: 69.6%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Meridian City, Idaho

Institutionalized population


  • Juvenile facilities : 7.49%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 33.55%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 58.96%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Meridian City, Idaho

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 207 207 $24,744,860
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

207 207 $24,744,860
2000        
  Single Family 651 651 $85,096,892
  Two Family 1 2 $133,444
  Three and Four Family 12 46 $2,841,408
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

664 699 $88,071,744
2001        
  Single Family 831 831 $110,406,201
  Two Family 6 12 $1,508,696
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

837 843 $111,914,897
2002        
  Single Family 938 938 $132,690,217
  Two Family 1 2 $213,456
  Three and Four Family 1 4 $241,920
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

940 944 $133,145,593
2003        
  Single Family 1,433 1,433 $201,224,925
  Two Family 12 24 $2,009,340
  Three and Four Family 20 80 $3,860,709
  Five or More Family 13 90 $4,039,308
  Total

1,478 1,627 $211,134,282
2004        
  Single Family 2,337 2,337 $427,388,032
  Two Family 56 112 $14,269,772
  Three and Four Family 53 212 $13,434,016
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2,446 2,661 $455,091,820
2005        
  Single Family 3,172 3,172 $608,023,910
  Two Family 38 76 $8,941,591
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3,210 3,248 $616,965,501
2006        
  Single Family 1,559 1,559 $335,616,201
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 19 74 $8,607,660
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1,578 1,633 $344,223,861


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Meridian City, ID): $53,276
Median Household Income In 2000 (Idaho): $37,572


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Meridian City): $119,800
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Idaho): $102,100


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Meridian City): $629
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Idaho): $515


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Meridian City, Idaho

Utility Gas: 84.1%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 0.3%
Electricity: 14.2%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.5%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.8%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.1%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Meridian City, Idaho are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.

Local Government Employment and Payroll In Meridian City, Idaho

Function Full Time
Employees
Full Time
Payroll
(Monthly)
Part Time
Employees
Part Time
Payroll
(Monthly)
Part Time
Hours
Avg Yearly
Wage (F/T)
Avg Hourly
Wage (P/T)
Totals for Government 244 $903,801 27 $17,554 1,343 $44,449 $13.07
Financial Administration 6 $25,601 3 $1,052 132 $51,202 $7.97
Other Government Administration 26 $67,712 2 $156 19 $31,252 $8.21
Judicial and Legal 5 $23,068 2 $2,869 186 $55,363 $15.42
Police Protection - Officers 66 $263,304 0 $0 0 $47,873 --
Police - Other 13 $30,886 3 $3,972 204 $28,510 $19.47
Firefighters 46 $243,046 6 $894 98 $63,403 $9.12
Fire - Other 1 $2,581 2 $3,504 251 $30,972 $13.96
Health 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Sewerage 27 $84,351 2 $2,259 143 $37,489 $15.80
Parks and Recreation 10 $28,388 7 $2,848 310 $34,066 $9.19
Water Supply 20 $54,765 0 $0 0 $32,859 --
Other and Unallocable 24 $80,099 0 $0 0 $40,050 --

(updated 2002)



Health Care Centers Close To Meridian City, Idaho

Family Home Health


     Address: 2950 East Magic View Dr Ste 192, Meridian, Idaho 83642
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 4/28/1995

Waterford Home Health Agency


     Address: 3975 East Franklin Road, Meridian, Idaho 83642
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 1/30/1996

Legacy Home Health Care


     Address: 680 South Progress Suite 2a, Meridian, Idaho 83642
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/9/2003

Horizon Home Health & Hospice Inc


     Address: 900 North Linder Road, Meridian, Idaho 83642
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/24/1993

Multicare Home Health Services, Inc


     Address: 324 S Meridian Rd Suite 10, Meridian, Idaho 83642
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 3/18/1996

Idahealth Home Care Inc


     Address: 2867 E Copperpoint Dr, Meridian, Idaho 83642
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 1/16/1996

Hospitals Close To Meridian City, Idaho

St Lukes Regional Medical Center


     Address: 190 East Bannock Street, Boise, Idaho 83712
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

St Alphonsus Regional Medical Center


     Address: 1055 North Curtis Road, Boise, Idaho 83706
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Treasure Valley Hospital


     Address: 8800 West Emerald Street, Boise, Idaho 83704
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Mercy Medical Center


     Address: 1512 Twelfth Avenue Road, Nampa, Idaho 83686
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

West Valley Medical Center


     Address: 1717 Arlington Street, Caldwell, Idaho 83605
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Nursing Homes Close To Meridian City, Idaho

Sunbridge Rehab & Living Ctr For Meridian


     Address: 1351 West Pine Avenue, Meridian, Idaho 83642
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 86
     Percent Occupied: 71%

Aspen Transitional Rehab


     Address: 2867 East Copper Point Drive, Meridian, Idaho 83642
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 29
     Percent Occupied: 97%

Life Care Ctr Of Boise


     Address: 808 North Curtis Road, Boise, Idaho 83706
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 106
     Percent Occupied: 69%

Boise Health & Rehab Center


     Address: 1001 South Hilton Street, Boise, Idaho 83705
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 90
     Percent Occupied: 73%

Capitol Care Center


     Address: 8211 Ustick Road, Boise, Idaho 83704
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 104
     Percent Occupied: 70%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Meridian City, Idaho

Name: Columbia
Address: Richland, WA 99352-0968
Distance: 231 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Meridian City, Idaho

    Retired Workers: 2,695
    Disabled Workers: 505
    Widowers Workers: 330
    Spouses Workers: 215
    Children Workers: 440


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In Meridian City, Idaho


Charges


Parks & Recreation: $153,000
Sewerage: $6,649,000
Solid Waste Management: $277,000
All Other: $502,000


Revenue


Water Utilities: $5,259,000


State Intergovernmental


General Support: $2,550,000


Local Intergovernmental


All Other: $1,367,000


Current Operations


Financial Administration: $384,000
Fire Protection: $3,358,000
Central Staff Services: $1,514,000
Parks & Recreation: $841,000
Police Protection: $5,188,000
Protective Inspection And Regulation, Nec: $769,000
Sewerage: $5,235,000
Solid Waste Management: $362,000
General - Other: $2,547,000
Water Utilities: $3,949,000


Construction


Parks & Recreation: $879,000
Sewerage: $6,418,000
Water Utilities: $4,841,000


Other Capital Outlay


Fire Protection: $71,000
Police Protection: $324,000
General - Other: $81,000


General


Interest On Debt: $127,000


Tax


Property: $8,567,000
Public Utilities: $914,000
Other License: $7,792,000


Miscellaneous


Special Assessments: $10,530,000
Interest Earnings: $2,370,000
Fines & Forfeits: $346,000
General Revenue, Nec: $132,000


Bond Fund


Cash & Deposits: $5,332,000


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $70,829,000



Otal Salaries & Wages: $8,024,000
Ong Term Debt Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $375,000
Ong Term Debt Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpo: $2,585,000


Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding


Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,960,000


(updated 2006)



Ada County, Idaho Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 37.75%
  • Bush & Cheney 61.05%
  • Other 1.20%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Meridian City, Idaho citizens.

Relocation to Ada County, ID

9.53 % of Ada County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $46,347

Idaho Average 9.61 %

0.11 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $44,835

Idaho Average 0.15 %

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Ada County, ID (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Canyon County , ID 1.52 % ($39,379 AGI )
  • Maricopa County , AZ 0.23 % ($67,661 AGI )
  • Twin Falls County , ID 0.22 % ($30,704 AGI )

Relocation away from Ada County, ID

6.94 % of Ada County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $43,250

Idaho Average 8.30 %

0.08 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $38,784

Idaho Average 0.10 %

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Ada County, ID (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Canyon County , ID 1.72 % ($39,425 AGI )
  • King County , WA 0.17 % ($49,078 AGI )
  • Maricopa County , AZ 0.14 % ($48,665 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Idaho

Low Bracket: $1,237 (1.60%)
High Bracket: $24,736 (7.80%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Idaho

6.00%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Meridian City, Idaho is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In Meridian City, Idaho

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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Meridian City, Idaho directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Meridian City, Idaho

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 0 2 0 1 1 0 1 0 3 2 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 5 0 2 2 0 1 0 4 3 0 0
Rape 9 6 10 23 12 14 26 7 21 17 19 13 33
    per 100,000 25 17 25 55 26 26 40 10 29 23 25 17 40
Robbery 3 3 12 5 7 9 8 13 14 11 3 9 5
    per 100,000 8 8 30 12 15 17 12 19 20 15 4 12 6
Assault 38 22 43 67 67 85 84 87 80 77 84 70 77
    per 100,000 107 61 108 160 145 159 131 125 112 106 111 91 94
Burglary 184 139 205 190 254 270 189 266 227 197 156 220 193
    per 100,000 516 384 515 453 551 504 294 383 317 271 205 285 235
Larceny Theft 825 1,006 1,025 1,004 931 934 897 843 764 952 863 990 812
    per 100,000 2,314 2,780 2,575 2,394 2,019 1,742 1,395 1,214 1,067 1,310 1,137 1,281 989
Vehicle Theft 47 35 47 70 68 79 67 37 20 36 30 20 25
    per 100,000 132 97 118 167 147 147 104 53 28 50 40 26 30
Arson 11 16 6 15 10 16 17 12 8 6 9 13 17
    per 100,000 31 44 15 36 22 30 26 17 11 8 12 17 21
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
13 8 17 24 22 27 30 27 29 27 27 23 29
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
267 299 321 320 316 325 293 290 255 298 265 311 262
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
140 153 169 172 169 176 161 158 142 162 146 167 145


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In Idaho

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
2,606 2,801 2,866 3,072 3,200 3,451 3,655 3,654 3,872 4,056


(updated 2014)



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