Boise, ID Employment & Jobs

Boise employment information

Income per capita$28,162$19,432$25,804
Median household income$50,402$41,289$52,328
Median household income owner occupied$77,034$56,554$63,664
Median household income renter occupied$38,764$31,781$35,685
Median earnings male$40,888$33,883$38,921
Median earnings female$25,079$18,094$23,115
Unemployment rate (2000)4.2%4.6%4.0%
Unemployment rate (2010)6.7%8.8%9.5%
Unemployment rate (2013)6.1%6.8%7.3%
Poverty level8.4%14.5%12.3%
The data is based upon 2010 estimates.
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The income per capita in Boise is 44.9% greater than the Idaho average and 9.1% greater than the National average. The median household income in Boise is 22.1% greater than the Idaho average and 3.7% less than the National average. The median household income in Boise for owner occupied housing is 98.7% greater than the median household income for renter occupied housing in Boise.

The poverty level in Boise is 41.9% less than the Idaho average and 31.5% less than the National average. The median earnings for males in Boise is 63% greater than the median earnings for females in Boise.


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Data displayed in the above graphs is based on 2000 census data.

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Neighborhoods in & around Boise, ID

Central Rim, Boise0Franklin Randolph, Boise2
Morris Hill, Boise0.4Sunset, Boise2.1
Central Bench, Boise1.2Hillcrest, Boise2.3
Winstead Park, Boise1.3Vista, Boise2.4
Depot Bench, Boise1.4South Boise Village, Boise2.5
Veterans Park, Boise1.5West Bench, Boise2.7
Downtown, Boise1.7East End, Boise2.8
North End, Boise2Maple Grove-Franklin, Boise3
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