Income/capita 50%
Household income 28%
Unemployment 134%
Income per capita$14,804$24,280$29,829
Median household income$39,922$49,174$55,322
Median income owner occupied$53,594$59,554$70,586
Median income renter occupied$32,115$30,762$35,192
Median earnings male$20,500$31,790$36,919
Median earnings female$20,950$20,292$26,250
Unemployment rate10.9%3.9%4.7%
Poverty level22.4%15.2%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Lapwai is 50% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Lapwai is 28% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Lapwai is 134% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Lapwai is 48% higher than the national average

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      Lapwai employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry9.8%0.9%
      Manufacturing sector4.1%6.1%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.9%
      Wholesale & retail services6.7%6.6%
      Public administration23.2%21.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.2%0.0%
      Education, health & social services10.8%31.0%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Clarkston Heights-Vineland, WA6,531$70,16727%
      Uniontown, WA377$64,37516%
      Asotin, WA1,330$57,9845%
      Genesee, ID951$53,2504%
      Lewiston, ID32,484$47,94713%
      Lapwai, ID1,202$39,92228%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Patoka, IN1,202$39,01129%
      Brookside, AL1,202$30,83344%
      Loretto, PA1,202$18,88966%
      Moodus, CT1,202$63,40915%
      Castle Hill, CA1,202$158,125186%
      Lapwai, ID1,202$39,92228%
      Source: The Lapwai, ID employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).