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2.09% growth
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Median Household Income
3.83% growth
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3.01% growth
Median Property Value
5.99% growth

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The economy of Boise City, ID employs 112,568 people. The economy of Boise City, ID is specialized in Public Admin.; Utilities; and Real Estate, Rental & Leasing, which employ respectively 1.25; 1.23; and 1.18 times more people than what would be expected in a location of this size. The largest industries in Boise City, ID are Healthcare & Social Assistance (17,238), Retail trade (13,670), and Manufacturing (10,256), and the highest paying industries are Mining, Quarrying, Oil, Gas Extraction ($76,544), Utilities ($54,559), and Professional, Scientific, Tech Services ($49,647).

Median household income in Boise City, ID is $52,249. Males in Boise City, ID have an average income that is 1.44 times higher than the average income of females, which is $37,964. The income inequality of Boise City, ID (measured using the Gini index) is 0.47 which is lower than the national average.


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Health & Safety

Insurance and Medicare coverage combined with state and county level health and safety statistics for Boise City, ID. In Ada County, ID the age groups most likely to have health care coverage are 6-17 and 6-17, men and women, respectively. The location has a 1 to 88 primary care clinician to patient ratio and a Medicare reimbursement average per patient per year of $7,927. Nez Perce County, ID has the highest prevalence of homicides of any county in Idaho.


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The closest comparable data for the census place of Boise City, ID is from the county of Ada County, ID.

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Boise City, ID is home to a population of 218,677 people, from which 95.7% are citizens. The ethnic composition of the population of Boise City, ID is composed of 180,798 White residents (82.7%), 18,672 Hispanic residents (8.54%), 7,328 Asian residents (3.35%), 6,320 Two+ residents (2.89%), and 3,649 Black residents (1.67%). The most common foreign languages in Boise City, ID are Spanish (8,737 speakers), Other Asian (1,233 speakers), and Chinese (1,188 speakers), but compared to other places, Boise City, ID has a relative high number of Serbo-Croatian (1,091 speakers), Other (274 speakers), and Laotian (251 speakers).


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In 2015 universities in Boise City, ID awarded 5,131 degrees. The student population of Boise City, ID is skewed towards females, with 2,045 male students and 3,086 female students. Most students in Boise City, ID are White (4,102 and 79.9%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (433 and 8.44%), Unknown (136 and 2.65%), and Asian (122 and 2.38%). The largest universities in Boise City, ID by number of graduates are Boise State University (4,340 and 84.6%), Carrington College-Boise (333 and 6.49%), and Brown Mackie College-Boise (106 and 2.07%). The most popular majors in Boise City, ID are Registered Nursing (299 and 5.83%), Speech Communication & Rhetoric (217 and 4.23%), and Other Health Professions & Related Clinical Sciences (215 and 4.19%). The median tuition costs in Boise City, ID are $18,021 for private four year colleges, and $4,872 and $19,322 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.



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Housing & Living

The median property value in Boise City, ID is $191,000, which is 0.93 times smaller than the national average of $205,000. Between 2015 and 2016 the median property value increased from $180,200 to $191,000, a 5.99% increase. The homeownership rate of Boise City, ID is 59.9%, which is lower than the national average of 63.6%. People in Boise City, ID have an average commute time of 17.2 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Boise City, ID is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.


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