Lapwai, Idaho Population 2020

1,128

Lapwai is a city located in Idaho. With a 2020 population of 1,128, it is the 79th largest city in Idaho and the 9836th largest city in the United States. Lapwai is currently declining at a rate of -0.18% annually and its population has decreased by -0.79% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,137 in 2010. Lapwai reached it's highest population of 1,137 in 2013. Spanning over 1 miles, Lapwai has a population density of 1,492 people per square mile.

The average household income in Lapwai is $50,729 with a poverty rate of 21.30%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $710 per month, and the median house value is $93,600. The median age in Lapwai is 31.3 years, 30.2 years for males, and 31.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 97.4 males.

Lapwai Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Lapwai was:

  • Native American: 75.63%
  • White: 15.48%
  • Two or more races: 6.67%
  • Asian: 1.07%
  • Other race: 0.69%
  • Black or African American: 0.46%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Lapwai, Idaho is 1,128, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,132.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,137.

Lapwai, Idaho Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
American Indian and Alaska Native98775.63%
White20215.48%
Two or More Races876.67%
Asian141.07%
Some Other Race90.69%
Black or African American60.46%

Lapwai Population Pyramid 2020

Lapwai Median Age

31.3


Total

30.2


Male

31.8


Female

Lapwai Adults

There are 907 adults, (139 of whom are seniors) in Lapwai.

Lapwai Age Dependency

69.9

Age Dependency Ratio

18.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

51.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Lapwai Sex Ratio

Female

661

50.65%

Male

644

49.35%

Lapwai Households and Families

Lapwai Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lapwai Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married67.8%32.2%
All53.7%46.3%
Female53.2%46.8%
Non Family49.5%50.5%
Male28.6%71.4%

53.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3913.3153.7
Married1464.2367.8
Non Family1031.2949.5
Female793.8653.2
Male633.7828.6

3.82

Average Family Size

3.31

Average Household Size

9.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lapwai Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade253.28%
9th to 12th Grade415.38%
High School Graduate20627.03%
Some College28036.75%
Associates Degree749.71%
Bachelors Degree9912.99%
Graduate Degree374.86%

Lapwai Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Native American551527104
White12810419
Hispanic726118
Multiple Races3528
Other Race944
Asian66
Black663

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 50.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,486$25,294$27,500
Less Than High School$14,875$14,643$
High School Grad$21,563$19,375$24,444
Some College$26,184$25,938$26,250
Bachelors Degree$48,542$55,000$35,938
Graduate Degree$54,688$$54,688

$26,486

Average Earnings

$25,294

Average Male

$27,500

Average Female

Lapwai Language

Lapwai Language by Age

Lapwai Language

78.41% of Lapwai residents speak only English, while 21.59% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 19.14% of the population.

Lapwai Poverty

Lapwai Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native98720120.36%
White1636137.42%
Hispanic1581610.13%
Multiple871112.64%
Other9555.56%

21.30%

Overall Poverty Rate

24.22%

Male Poverty Rate

18.46%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lapwai

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lapwai is Other, with 55.56% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lapwai is Hispanic, with 10.13% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.41%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.41%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 35.91%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School48.48%
High School24.76%
Some College16.38%
Bachelors or Greater1.47%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed15.85%
Female Unemployed11.76%
Male Employed11.47%
Female Employed10.14%

Lapwai Income

Lapwai Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$40,650$50,729
Families$42,328$56,000
Married Families$63,077-
Non Families$20,446$24,342

Lapwai Marital Status

Lapwai Marital Status

Marriage Rates

31.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

30.9%

Male Marriage Rate

32.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Lapwai Married by Age and Sex

Lapwai Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Lapwai Marital Status by Race

Lapwai Veterans

35

Number of Veterans

35

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War10
Vietnam8
Korea3
First Gulf War3
World War II1
Age Group Veterans
75+14
18 to 3410
55 to 645
65 to 743
35 to 543
Name Veterans % of Total
White1911.80%
Indian162.37%
Hispanic55.75%

$Lapwai Veterans by Education

11.43%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.29%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lapwai Employment Status

62.7%

Labor Force Participation

52.2%

Employment Rate

16.7%

Unemployment Rate

Lapwai Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

64.14%

Born in Idaho

98.93%

Native Born

1.07%

Foreign Born

1.07%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.93% of Lapwai residents were born in the United States, with 64.14% having been born in Idaho. 1.07% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,128-2-0.18%
20191,130-2-0.18%
20181,132-1-0.09%
20171,133-2-0.18%
20161,13510.09%
20151,134-1-0.09%
20141,135-2-0.18%
20131,13780.71%
20121,129-1-0.09%
20111,13010.09%
20101,1290.00%