StatisticMeridianIdahoNational
Population88,2471,787,065328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)2,7172291
Median age35.435.737.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)64%60%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1849%45%43%
Speak English93%89%79%
Speak Spanish3%8%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Meridian is 12248% higher than Idaho
  • The median age in Meridian is 1% lower than Idaho
  • In Meridian 93.74% of the population is White
  • In Meridian 0.99% of the population is Black
  • In Meridian 1.95% of the population is Asian

Compare Meridian, ID Demographics

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      Meridian population breakdown by race

      RaceMeridianIdahoNational
      White93.74%91.30%73.35%
      Black0.99%0.64%12.63%
      Asian1.95%1.32%5.22%
      American Indian0.20%1.31%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.18%0.12%0.18%
      Mixed race1.92%2.57%3.06%
      Other race1.01%2.74%4.75%
      In Meridian, 7.0% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Meridian age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Meridian, ID demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).