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986 Area Code

State: Idaho
Major City: Boise
Timezone: America/Boise
Current Time: 8:47 PM

Top 10 Cities in Area Code 986

City Population
Boise 389,280
Pocatello 72,878
Hailey 11,409
Horseshoe Bend 787
Cambridge 320
Rockland 283
Coeur D Alene N/A
Spokane N/A
Cheyenne N/A
Great Falls N/A

Top 8 Counties in Area Code 986

County Population
Spokane 505,505
Ada 456,849
Kootenai 157,322
Bannock 85,765
Blaine 22,373
Washington 10,057
Power 7,671
Boise 7,378

Age Distribution

Median age: 37.19

Median age in Area Code 986 is 37.19 years. 11.68% of residents are aged 0-9. 11.49% of residents are aged 10-19. The percentage of residents in their twenties is 15.88. 14.77 % are in their thirties, 11.86% in their fourties, 12.47 % in their fifties, and 11.83 % in their sixties. 6.32 % of residents are in their seventies and 3.67 % are eighty and over.

Demographics

49.78% are female
50.22% are male

50.22% of residents in Area Code 986 are male and 49.78% are female. 46.29% of residents are married and 16.76% are divorced. 31.79% have never been married. 5.12% are widowed. The average size of resident families is 3.02.

Household Income

Median household income: 55,654.86
55.27% have two income earners
22.73% of households earn $100,000+

Median household income in Area Code 986 is $55,654.86 with 55.27% of families having two income earners. 22.73% of households earn at least $100,000. 3.57% of households have an income under $5,000, 3.24% from $5,000-$10,000, 4.84% from $10,000-$15,000, 4.82% from $15,000-$20,000, 4.94% from $20,000-$25,000, 10.21% from $25,000-$35,000, 13.83% from $35,000-$50,000, 19.79% from $50,000-$75,000, 12.08% from $75,000-$100,000, 13.26% from $100,000-$150,000 and 9.46% over $150,000. The median income of individuals is $31,129.65.

Home Ownership and Rents

Median home value: $255,412.39
Median rent: $851.43
Rent burden: 28.86%

58.66% of households in Area Code 986 own (rather than rent) their residence. The median value of those homes is $255,412.39. The median rent paid by renters is $851.43 or 28.86% of the median renter's household income.

Education

44.19% have a Science and Engineering degree

6.11% of residents in Area Code 986 have less than a high school education. 24.16% have a high school diploma but no more. 35.97% of residents have some college but no more. 22.00% have a bachelor's degree (or equivalent) but no more. 11.76% have a graduate degree. 44.19% have a Bachelor's degree or higher in a Science and Engineering (or related) field.

Employment

17.73 minutes of commute time

65.46% of residents in Area Code 986 16 and older are in the labor force. 4.50% of residents are unemployed. The median commute time of resident workers in Area Code 986 is 17.73 minutes.

Races

10.61% report being Hispanic

88.68% of residents in Area Code 986 report their race as White. 1.14% report their race as Black or African American. 1.76% report their race as Asian. 1.18% report their race as American Indian and Alaska Native. 0.17% report their race as Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander. 1.99% report their race as Some other race. 5.05% report their race as Two or more races. 10.61% report being Hispanic. Note: Hispanic is considered to be an ethnicity and not a race.

Other Statistics

14.39% report a disability
1.38% speak limited English
8.86% have no health insurance
10.25% are veterans

14.39% of residents in Area Code 986 report a disability. 1.38% of residents only speak limited English. 8.86% of residents report not having health insurance. 10.25% of residents are veterans.

Prefixes in Area Code 986

Prefix City
(986) 200- Boise
(986) 201- Boise
(986) 202- Boise
(986) 203- Spokane
(986) 204- Boise
(986) 205- Coeur D Alene
(986) 206- Boise
(986) 207- Boise
(986) 208-
(986) 209- Hailey
(986) 210- Boise
(986) 211-
(986) 212- Boise
(986) 213- Boise
(986) 215- Coeur D Alene
(986) 216- Boise
(986) 217- Boise
(986) 218- Horseshoe Bend
(986) 219- Boise
(986) 220-
(986) 221- Boise
(986) 222- Boise
(986) 223- Boise
(986) 224-
(986) 225- Boise
(986) 226- Boise
(986) 227- Boise
(986) 229- Boise
(986) 234- Coeur D Alene
(986) 236- Boise
(986) 242- Boise
(986) 243- Boise
(986) 245- Rockland
(986) 247- Boise
(986) 250- Cambridge
(986) 289-
(986) 300- Coeur D Alene
(986) 307-
(986) 311-
(986) 313- Boise
(986) 326- Boise
(986) 333- Coeur D Alene
(986) 334- Boise
(986) 336- Boise
(986) 342- Boise
(986) 345- Coeur D Alene
(986) 346- Boise
(986) 348- Coeur D Alene
(986) 356- Boise
(986) 366- Boise
(986) 382- Boise
(986) 386- Boise
(986) 388- Boise
(986) 400- Boise
(986) 411-
(986) 422- Boise
(986) 426- Boise
(986) 444- Boise
(986) 455- Boise
(986) 465- Cheyenne
(986) 466- Boise
(986) 482- Boise
(986) 497- Pocatello
(986) 500- Coeur D Alene
(986) 511-
(986) 526- Boise
(986) 529- Boise
(986) 542- Boise
(986) 546- Boise
(986) 555-
(986) 566- Spokane
(986) 582- Boise
(986) 588- Boise
(986) 600- Coeur D Alene
(986) 611-
(986) 636- Spokane
(986) 642- Boise
(986) 646- Boise
(986) 666- Boise
(986) 668- Coeur D Alene
(986) 671- Coeur D Alene
(986) 677- Cheyenne
(986) 686- Boise
(986) 689- Spokane
(986) 700-
(986) 711-
(986) 732- Boise
(986) 742- Boise
(986) 746- Boise
(986) 755- Boise
(986) 758- Coeur D Alene
(986) 766- Boise
(986) 777- Boise
(986) 782- Boise
(986) 786- Boise
(986) 793- Boise
(986) 800- Boise
(986) 810- Coeur D Alene
(986) 811-
(986) 837- Boise
(986) 842- Boise
(986) 860-
(986) 866- Coeur D Alene
(986) 867- Boise
(986) 874- Boise
(986) 886- Boise
(986) 888- Boise
(986) 895- Boise
(986) 896- Coeur D Alene
(986) 899- Boise
(986) 900- Great Falls
(986) 910- Boise
(986) 911-
(986) 922- Boise
(986) 926- Boise
(986) 942- Boise
(986) 946- Coeur D Alene
(986) 950-
(986) 958-
(986) 959-
(986) 976-
(986) 977- Boise
(986) 982- Boise
(986) 986-
(986) 988-
(986) 999- Boise