Ione, WA Demographics


Population (year 2000): 479. Estimated population in July 2005: 500 (+4.4% change)
Males: 228 (47.6%), Females: 251 (52.4%)

Pend Oreille County

Zip code: 99139

Median resident age: 37.9 years
Median household income: $24,083 (year 2000)
Median house value: $66,200 (year 2000)

Races in Ione:

  • White Non-Hispanic (91.4%)
  • Two or more races (4.6%)
  • American Indian (3.8%)
  • Hispanic (1.5%)

Ancestries: German (24.8%), Irish (24.0%), English (8.1%), United States (7.5%), Scottish (3.5%), Dutch (3.3%).

Elevation: 2090 feet

Land area: 0.5 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Ione

  • High school or higher: 80.0%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 7.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.6%
  • Unemployed: 14.1%
  • Mean travel time to work: 28.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Ione town

  • Never married: 23.8%
  • Now married: 53.5%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 11.1%
  • Divorced: 9.7%

2.9% Foreign born (2.7% Europe).

Population change in the 1990s: -40 (-7.7%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Ione:

  • MOUNT CARMEL HOSPITAL (about 25 miles; COLVILLE, WA)
  • ST JOSEPH’S HOSPITAL OF CHEWELAH (about 39 miles; CHEWELAH, WA)
  • NEWPORT COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (about 44 miles; NEWPORT, WA)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Ione:

  • SPOKANE INTL (about 78 miles; SPOKANE, WA; ID: GEG)
  • COEUR D’ALENE AIR TERM (about 79 miles; COEUR D’ALENE, ID; ID: COE)
  • FAIRCHILD AFB (about 80 miles; SPOKANE, WA; ID: SKA)
Other public-use airports nearest to Ione:

  • IONE MUNI (about 4 miles; IONE, WA; ID: S23)
  • SULLIVAN LAKE STATE (about 12 miles; METALINE FALLS, WA; ID: 09S)
  • PRIEST LAKE USFS (about 35 miles; NORDMAN, ID; ID: 67S)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ione:

  • SPOKANE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 72 miles; SPOKANE, WA; Full-time enrollment: 5,564)
  • GONZAGA UNIVERSITY (about 75 miles; SPOKANE, WA; FT enrollment: 3,860)
  • SPOKANE FALLS COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 77 miles; SPOKANE, WA; FT enrollment: 6,284)
  • NORTH IDAHO COLLEGE (about 87 miles; COEUR D’ALENE, ID; FT enrollment: 2,988)
  • EASTERN WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY (about 89 miles; CHENEY, WA; FT enrollment: 7,852)
  • WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY (about 132 miles; PULLMAN, WA; FT enrollment: 18,110)
  • UNIVERSITY OF IDAHO (about 141 miles; MOSCOW, ID; FT enrollment: 9,823)

Schools

Public high school in Ione:

  • SELKIRK JR-SR HIGH (Students: 202; Location: 10372 HIGHWAY 31; Grades: 07 – 12)
Public primary/middle school in Ione:

  • IONE PRIMARY (Students: 103; Location: 510 HOUGHTON; Grades: PK – 03)