Weippe, ID Demographics

Population (year 2000): 416. Estimated population in July 2005: 390 (-6.3% change)
Males: 210 (50.5%), Females: 206 (49.5%)

Clearwater County

Zip code: 83553

Median resident age: 38.4 years
Median household income: $26,442 (year 2000)
Median house value: $50,000 (year 2000)

Races in Weippe:

  • White Non-Hispanic (96.9%)
  • American Indian (1.4%)
  • Hispanic (1.0%)
  • Other race (0.7%)
  • Two or more races (0.7%)

Ancestries: United States (28.4%), German (17.1%), English (12.3%), Irish (12.0%), Norwegian (2.2%), Swedish (2.2%).

Elevation: 3020 feet

Land area: 0.4 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Weippe

  • High school or higher: 76.2%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 7.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.6%
  • Unemployed: 19.9%
  • Mean travel time to work: 17.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Weippe city

  • Never married: 19.1%
  • Now married: 61.1%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 7.4%
  • Divorced: 11.7%

2.6% Foreign born (1.4% Asia, 0.7% Europe, 0.5% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: -124 (-23.0%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Weippe:

  • CLEARWATER VALLEY HOSPITAL (about 20 miles; OROFINO, ID)
  • SYRINGA GENERAL HOSPITAL (about 34 miles; GRANGEVILLE, ID)
  • ST MARYS HOSPITAL (about 39 miles; COTTONWOOD, ID)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Weippe:

  • LEWISTON-NEZ PERCE COUNTY (about 74 miles; LEWISTON, ID; ID: LWS)
  • PULLMAN/MOSCOW REGIONAL (about 84 miles; PULLMAN/MOSCOW,ID, WA; ID: PUW)
  • COEUR D’ALENE AIR TERM (about 114 miles; COEUR D’ALENE, ID; ID: COE)
Other public-use airports nearest to Weippe:

  • KAMIAH MUNI (about 12 miles; KAMIAH, ID; ID: S73)
  • KOOSKIA MUNI (about 19 miles; KOOSKIA, ID; ID: S82)
  • NEZ PERCE MUNI (about 23 miles; NEZ PERCE, ID; ID: 0S5)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Weippe:

  • UNIVERSITY OF IDAHO (about 61 miles; MOSCOW, ID; Full-time enrollment: 9,823)
  • LEWIS-CLARK STATE COLLEGE (about 73 miles; LEWISTON, ID; FT enrollment: 2,213)
  • NORTH IDAHO COLLEGE (about 106 miles; COEUR D’ALENE, ID; FT enrollment: 2,988)
  • WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY (about 123 miles; PULLMAN, WA; FT enrollment: 18,110)
  • SPOKANE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 134 miles; SPOKANE, WA; FT enrollment: 5,564)
  • GONZAGA UNIVERSITY (about 136 miles; SPOKANE, WA; FT enrollment: 3,860)
  • EASTERN WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY (about 138 miles; CHENEY, WA; FT enrollment: 7,852)

Schools

Public high school in Weippe:

  • TIMBERLINE HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 171; Location: 1150 HIGHWAY 11; Grades: 07 – 12)
Public primary/middle school in Weippe:

  • WEIPPE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 96; Location: 310 EAST PIERCE STREET; Grades: PK – 06)