Lapwai is a city located in Nez Perce County Idaho. Lapwai has a 2020 population of 1,158. Lapwai is currently growing at a rate of 0.61% annually and its population has increased by 2.57% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,129 in 2010.
The average household income in Lapwai is $55,009 with a poverty rate of 20.67%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $719 per month, and the median house value is $98,100. The median age in Lapwai is 32.9 years, 32 years for males, and 34.4 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Lapwaiwas:
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 100.00%.
75.04% of Lapwai residents speak only English, while 24.96% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 22.67% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Lapwai is White, with 36.25% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Lapwai is Hispanic, with 16.05% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.14%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.19%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.43%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Lapwai
98.86% of Lapwai residents were born in the United States, with 64.77% having been born in Idaho. 0.90% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from North America.