Palouse Information

Palouse Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Palouse, WA

General Palouse Information

State: Washington

County: Whitman County

Close cities: Farmington, WA, Albion, WA, Pullman, WA, Belmont, WA, Steptoe, WA, Garfield, WA

Palouse Population (census data)
Total 938 (-5.1% since 2000)
Male 454 (48.4%)
Female 484 (51.6%)

Population Density: 877 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 85.7 (US Avg is 100)

Palouse Elevation: 2,426 feet above sea level

Land Area: 1.07 square miles

Median Household Income: $43,591

Zip Codes: 99161.

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Palouse Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (95.3%)
  • American Indian (1.8%)
  • Two or more races (1.8%)
  • Hispanic (1.7%)
  • Other race (1.0%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (23.4%)
  • United States (14.0%)
  • English (13.6%)
  • Irish (11.1%)
  • Norwegian (6.4%)
  • Scottish (4.3%)

Local Palouse Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Seattle Mariners
NFL Football: Seattle Seahawks, Oakland Raiders
NBA Basketball: Portland Trail Blazers,
NHL Hockey: San Jose Sharks
NCAA Sports: University of Idaho, Washington State University

Palouse School Information

High Schools
Garfield At Palouse High School (600 E Alder, Palouse, WA, 99161 - Garfield School District 302 District)
Palouse High School (600 E Alder Street, Palouse, WA, 99161 - Palouse School District 301 District)
Middle Schools
Palouse At Garfield Middle School (600 E Alder Street, Palouse, WA, 99161 - Palouse School District 301 District)
Elementary Schools
Palouse Elementary (600 E Alder Street, Palouse, WA, 99161 - Palouse School District 301 District)

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