Everything You Need to Know About the City of Lewiston Idaho

In 2017, Lewiston, ID had a population of 32.5k people with a median age of 41 and a median household income of $50,653. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Lewiston, ID declined from 32,484 to 32,482, a -0.00616% decrease and its median household income grew from $47,947 to $50,653, a 5.64% increase.

The population of Lewiston, Idaho is 91.8% White Alone, 3.64% Hispanic or Latino, and 1.85% Two or More Races. N/A% of the people in Lewiston, ID speak a non-English language, and 99.4% are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Lewiston, ID are Lewis-Clark State College (960 degrees awarded in 2017), Mr. Leon’s School of Hair Design-Lewiston (19 degrees), and Headmasters School of Hair Design (10 degrees).

The median property value in Lewiston, ID is $170,100, and the homeownership rate is 69.8%. Most people in Lewiston, ID commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 13.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Lewiston, ID is 2 cars per household.


Education in Lewiston

In 2017, universities in Lewiston, ID awarded 989 degrees. The student population of Lewiston, ID is skewed towards women, with 1,423 male students and 2,364 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Lewiston, ID are White (818 and 84.9%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (50 and 5.19%), Unknown (30 and 3.12%), and American Indian or Alaska Native (24 and 2.49%).

The largest universities in Lewiston, ID by the number of degrees awarded are Lewis-Clark State College (960 and 97.1%), Mr. Leon’s School of Hair Design-Lewiston (19 and 1.92%), and Headmasters School of Hair Design (10 and 1.01%).

The most popular majors in Lewiston, ID are Liberal Arts & Sciences (284 and 28.7%), Registered Nursing (142 and 14.4%), and General Business Administration & Management (66 and 6.67%).

The median tuition costs in Lewiston, ID are $N/A for private four-year colleges, and $6,334 and $18,410 respectively, for public four-year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.


Economy in Lewiston

The economy of Lewiston, ID employs 15.7k people. The largest industries in Lewiston, ID are Health Care & Social Assistance (2,416 people), Manufacturing (2,413 people), and Retail Trade (2,328 people), and the highest paying industries are Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction ($103,021), Manufacturing ($51,724), and Public Administration ($44,865)

Households in Lewiston, ID have a median annual income of $50,653, which is less than the median annual income of $61,937 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $47,947 in 2016, which represents a 5.64% annual growth.


Tax Rates for Lewiston

– The Sales Tax Rate for Lewiston is 6.0%. The US average is 7.3%.

– The Income Tax Rate for Lewiston is 7.4%. The US average is 4.6%.

– Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing the Cost of Living.


Income and Salaries for Lewiston

– The average income of a Lewiston resident is $24,443 a year. 

– The Median household income of a Lewiston resident is $45,148 a year.