Meridian Information

Meridian Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Meridian, ID

General Meridian Information

State: Idaho

County: Ada County

Close cities: Meridian, ID, Boise City, ID, Boise, ID, Letha, ID, Eagle, ID, Garden City, ID, Kuna, ID, Nampa, ID, Star, ID

Meridian Population (census data)
Total 64,642 (+73.0% since 2000)
Male 31,725 (49.1%)
Female 32,917 (50.9%)

Population Density: 5,483 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 88.9 (US Avg is 100)

Meridian Elevation: 2,600 feet above sea level

Land Area: 11.8 square miles

Median Household Income: $63,053

Zip Codes: 83680, and 83642.

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Meridian Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (92.4%)
  • Hispanic (3.7%)
  • Two or more races (2.1%)
  • Other race (1.3%)
  • American Indian (1.0%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (21.2%)
  • English (15.5%)
  • Irish (11.4%)
  • United States (9.2%)
  • Norwegian (5.1%)
  • Italian (4.0%)
Foriegn Born: 1,103 people (1.7%)
  • Europe (39.3%)
  • Asia (39.3%)
  • Latin America (21.4%)

Local Meridian Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Seattle Mariners
NFL Football: Oakland Raiders, Seattle Seahawks
NBA Basketball: Utah Jazz
NHL Hockey: San Jose Sharks
NCAA Sports: Idaho State University, Boise State University

Meridian School Information

High Schools
Meridian Charter High School (3800 N Locust Grove, Meridian, ID, 83642 - Meridian Joint District District)
Meridian High School (1900 West Pine School, Meridian, ID, 83642 - Meridian Joint District District)
Mountain View High School (2000 South Millennium Way, Meridian, ID, 83642 - Meridian Joint District District)
Middle Schools
Crossroads Middle School (650 N Nola, Meridian, ID, 83642 - Meridian Joint District District)
Lewis & Clark Middle School (4141 East Pine Street, Meridian, ID, 83642 - Meridian Joint District District)
Meridian Middle School (1507 West 8th Street, Meridian, ID, 83642 - Meridian Joint District District)
Sawtooth Middle School (3730 N Linder Road, Meridian, ID, 83642 - Meridian Joint District District)
Elementary Schools
Chaparral Elementary School (1155 N Deer Creek Lane, Meridian, ID, 83642 - Meridian Joint District District)
Chief Joseph Elementary School (1100 East Chateau, Meridian, ID, 83642 - Meridian Joint District District)
Discovery Elementary School (2100 E Leigh Field Drive, Meridian, ID, 83642 - Meridian Joint District District)
Hunter Elementary School (2051 West McMillan Road, Meridian, ID, 83642 - Meridian Joint District District)
Linder Elementary School (1825 Chateau Drive, Meridian, ID, 83642 - Meridian Joint District District)
Mary McPherson Elementary School (1050 East Amity Road, Meridian, ID, 83642 - Meridian Joint District District)
Meridian Elementary School (48 West State Avenue, Meridian, ID, 83642 - Meridian Joint District District)
Peregrine Elementary School (1860 Waltman Street, Meridian, ID, 83642 - Meridian Joint District District)
Ponderosa Elementary School (2950 N Naomi, Meridian, ID, 83642 - Meridian Joint District District)
River Valley Elementary School (2900 East River Valley Street, Meridian, ID, 83642 - Meridian Joint District District)
Other/Private Schools
Central Academy (Alternative) (6075 N Locust Grove Road, Meridian, ID, 83642 - Meridian Joint District District)
Compass Public Charter School (2870 South Gold Bar Avenue, Meridian, ID, 83642 - Compass Public Charter School LEA District)
Meridian Academy (6075 N Locust Grove Road, Meridian, ID, 83642 - Meridian Joint District District)
Meridian Medical Arts Charter School (1789 E Leigh Field Drive, Meridian, ID, 83642 - Meridian Joint District District)

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