Lewiston is a medium-sized city located in the state of Idaho. With a population of 34,203 people and eight constituent neighborhoods, Lewiston is the 11th largest community in Idaho.
Unlike some cities, Lewiston isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Lewiston are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Lewiston is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lewiston who work in office and administrative support (11.86%), sales jobs (9.98%), and management occupations (9.64%).
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 16.90 minutes getting to work every day.
The population of Lewiston overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Lewiston, 24.71% have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Lewiston in 2018 was $30,173, which is wealthy relative to Idaho, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $120,692 for a family of four. However, Lewiston contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Lewiston home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lewiston residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Lewiston include German, English, Irish, Norwegian, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Lewiston is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Native American languages.