Quick Facts

Lapwai, Idaho, in Nez Perce county, is 12 Miles S of Lewiston, 91 miles S of Spokane, Washington (center to center) and 273 miles E of Seattle, Washington.

Major highways: U.S. Highway 12 and U.S. Highway 95

Elevation 955 ft (291 m)

Population: 1,134 (2000 Census)

American Indian/Alaskan Population: 923 (81.4%)

Males: 544 (48.0%)

Females: 590 (52.0%)

Median household income: $34,879

Median home price: $171,900

Cost of living (% of national avg): 84%

Unemployment: 2%

Violent crime index (1 is lowest): 3

Days per year with some sun: 170

Days per year with some precipitation: 103

Zip Code: 83540

Area Code: 208

Time Zone: Pacific

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