Zip Code 83540 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameLapwai
Zip Code StateIdaho
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Nez Perce
Area Code208
Alternate Zip Code NamesSPALDING
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesSWEETWATER
Current Population:2190
Racial Majority:White 28.67%
Public School Racial Majority:Native American 80.8%
Unemployment Rate:3.9%
Median Household Income$38823
Average Adjusted Gross Income$40940
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time14.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Pacific Daylight Time
Elevation Range1083 - 1860 ft.
Area66 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)46.35001300, -116.78670800

Zip Code 83540 Description

Zip Code 83540 is located in the state of Idaho in the Spokane metro area. Zip code 83540 is primarily located in Nez Perce County. The official US Postal Service name for 83540 is LAPWAI, Idaho. Portions of zip code 83540 are contained within or border the city limits of Lapwai, ID, . The area code for zip code 83540 is 208. 83540 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Idaho.

The current unemployment level in 83540 is 3.9% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.2% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 4.4% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 83540 decreased to 2190 from 2221 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 83540 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 83540 public schools is Native American. 91.9% of students in 83540 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 682 28.67% 655 +4%
 Black Or African American 18 0.76% 7 +157%
 Hispanic 184 7.73% 100 +84%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1323 55.61% 1344 -2%
 Asian 19 0.8% 2 +850%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 4 -100%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 78 6.43% 78 +96%

Zip Code 83540 Race/Ethnicity

 White 10.8%
 Black Or African American 0.3%
 Hispanic 3%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 80.8%
 Two or More Races 4.7%

Zip Code 83540 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population21902221
Male Population50.00%
Female Population50.00%
Total Households754
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$38823
Income Under $50K Per Year61.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year31.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.40%
83540 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Idaho District 1Russ FulcherRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$143250
Average Real Estate Sale Price$62000
Current Unemployment Level 3.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.1%
Lapwai, ID
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDsa - Humid Continental Climate - Dry Warm Summer
Ecoregion 10f - Dissected Loess Uplands
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 83540 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)27303440465256564940332841
Avg Max Temp (°F)39465462707887887763473962
Avg Precip (In.)
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Lewiston, ID-WA
CBSA Type83540
CBSA Population60979
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours