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Meridian Population

Meridian is a city in Idaho, State of United States, Meridian population in 2023 is estimated to be 129,347, covers city area of 34.03 sq mi (88.15 sq km), ranks second largest city in Idaho State after Boise, two-hundred-forty-second city in the United States. Meridian is a city located in Ada County, It is crossed by several irrigation canals that generally run from the south east to the north west. Meridian population as per 2020 census is 117,635 compared to 2010 population of 75,092 with the increase number of 42,543 people and growth of 56.7 percent.

Below is the Meridian population by year:
YearPopulationChange %
201077,402
201179,6872.95
201282,0943.02
201385,0603.61
201489,1514.81
201592,1473.36
201696,2804.49
2017100,6534.54
2018106,8046.11
2019116,2328.83
2020117,6351.21
2021 *125,9597.076
2022 *128,6882.32
2023 *129,3470.56
Source : Annual Estimates of the Resident Population: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2019, 2020 US Census & 2021 estimates updated


Meridian Population by Age

According to 2019 US population estimates, Total Meridian population is 114,161, out of these 56,434 are male, 57,727 are female, The sex ratio of Meridian is 98. The median age of the Meridian population is 35.8, Meridian population by age are, under 18 years is 34,696, 16 years and over is 83,111, 18 years and over is 79,465, 21 years and over is 76,621, 65 years and over is 17,894. 49.4% are male, 50.6% are female, Population of Meridian by age percent-wise is, 30.4% are under 18 years old, 72.8% are 16 years and over, 69.6% are 18 years and over, 67.1% are 21 years and over, 12.1% are 65 years and over. There are total 41,043 housing units, The voting population of Meridian are 78,241, out of these 35,682 are male voters, 42,559 are female voters, 45.6% are male, 54.4% are female. Meridian population in 2022 is estimated to be 128,688, and in 2021 is estimated to be 125,959.

Age GroupPopulationPercent
0 -57,0886.2%
5 - 98,7647.7%
10 - 1412,33510.8%
15 - 198,7677.7%
20 - 245,6354.9%
25 - 3413,72612.0%
35 - 4418,32316.1%
45 - 5415,03913.2%
55 - 594,3183.8%
60 - 646,3225.5%
65 - 748,2967.3%
75 - 844,1793.7%
85 and over1,3691.2%
Source: 2019 US population by age estimates


Meridian Population by Race

According to 2019 population of Meridian by race are:

White Population

White population in Meridian, Idaho are , percentage wise percent are whites.

Black Population

Black population in Meridian, Idaho are , percentage wise percent are blacks. African American refers to black population in Meridian, They are Black racial groups of Africa, includes Sub-Saharan African people, Kenyan, Nigerian, Caribbean such as Haitian and Jamaican.

Asian Population

Hispanic Population

Hispanic population in Meridian, Idaho are 6,955. Percentage wise 6.1 percent are hispanics.

Population by Race114,161Percent
Hispanic or Latino6,9556.1%
Source: US Census population estimates(2019)


Nativity by Place of Birth

According to 2019 estimates, Meridian native population is 108,544, out of these 47,582 born in the Idaho state and 59,849 born in other state in the United States. Foreign born or Population born outside the US are 5,617, out of these 3,631 are Naturalized US citizen, 787 are in Europe, 1,435 in Asia, 275 in Africa, 628 in Latin America and 506 in Northern America. Non-US Citizens, Total Foreigners living in Meridian are 1,986, out of these 0 are from Europe, 375 are from Asia, 1,084 from Africa, 370 are from Latin America and 157 are from Northern America.

Nativity by Place of BirthPopulation
Native108,544
Born in state of residence47,582
Born in other state in the United States59,849
Northeast2,565
Midwest8,808
South7,035
West41,441
Born outside the United States1,113
Puerto Rico0
U.S. Island Areas0
Born abroad of American parent(s)1,113
Foreign born
Born outside of United States5,617
Naturalized U.S. citizen3,631
Europe787
Asia1,435
Africa275
Oceania0
Latin America628
Northern America506
Foreigner
Not a U.S. citizen1,986
Europe0
Asia375
Africa1,084
Oceania0
Latin America370
Northern America157
Source: US Census 2019 estimates


Meridian Housing

According to 2019 census estimates, Total number of houses in Meridian, Idaho are 41,043, Occupied housing units are 40,194, Rental vacancy rate is . Percentage of occupancy is 98, 76.67% of houses are owner occupied and 21.26% of houses are renter occupied in Meridian. Average household size of owner occupied is 3 and average household size of renter occupied is 3. 22.66 percent are available with one vehicle, 43.11 percent are available with two vehicles, 30.18 percent are available with three or more vehicles and 1.99 percent are no vehicles available. According to 2019 estimates of mortgage, The median monthly owner costs with mortgage is $1,631, The median monthly owner costs without mortgage is $387. Total number of Meridian rental homes or apartments are 8,726, occupied by Renter, The median value of Meridian average rental rate is $1,246.

HousingUnits
Total housing units41,043
Occupied housing units40,194
Occupied housing units percent98
Rental vacancy rate
Structure TypeUnits
1-unit, detached
1-unit attached
2 units
3 or 4 units
Mobile home
Boat, RV, van, etc.
Owner-occupied31,468
Renter-occupied8,726
Average household size of owner-occupied unit3
Average household size of renter-occupied unit3
Source: US Census 2019 housing estimates

Meridian Housing Market

The median value of housing unit in Meridian, Idaho is $331,600, According to 2019 estimated US census of housing market, 2.08 percent of houses are less than $50,000, 0.57 percent are between $100,000 to $150,000, 2.25 percent are between $150,000 to $200,000, 25.73 percent are between $200,000 to $300,000, 40.71 percent are between $300,000 to $500,000, 4.94 percent are between $500,000 to one million, 0.40 percent are over one million and above.

Housing unit valueUnits
Less than $50,000852
$50,000 to $99,9990
$100,000 to $149,999235
$150,000 to $199,999922
$200,000 to $299,99910,559
$300,000 to $499,99916,710
$500,000 to $999,9992,026
$1,000,000 or more164
Median (dollars)331,600
Source: US Census 2019 housing market estimates

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