Lapwai is a very small city located in the state of Idaho. With a population of 1,149 people and just one neighborhood, Lapwai is the 76th largest community in Idaho.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Lapwai is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Lapwai is a city of service providers, professionals and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lapwai who work in maintenance occupations (13.38%), office and administrative support (12.02%) and teaching (9.52%).
Setting & Lifestyle
One of the benefits of Lapwai is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 16.18 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.