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Population in 2012: 1,021 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +1.0%
 

Males: 467  (45.8%)
Females: 554  (54.2%)

Median resident age:  43.8 years
Washington median age:  32.2 years

Zip codes: 99161.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $46,294 (it was $34,583 in 2000)
Palouse:

$46,294
WA:

$57,573
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $21,483

Palouse city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $121,901 (it was $91,500 in 2000)
Palouse:

$121,901
WA:

$243,000
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $154,070; Detached houses: $166,312; Townhouses or other attached units: $88,421; In 2-unit structures: $119,569; Mobile homes: $95,035; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $36,172

Median gross rent in 2012: $750.

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Palouse races chart
  • White alone - 928 (93.0%)
  • Two or more races - 24 (2.4%)
  • Hispanic - 24 (2.4%)
  • American Indian alone - 13 (1.3%)
  • Asian alone - 9 (0.9%)

Races in Palouse detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Palouse: 87.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (21.6%), English (16.6%), Irish (14.7%), Scottish (8.2%), Norwegian (7.2%), Welsh (3.0%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Incorporated in 1890

Elevation: 2426 feet

Land area: 1.07 square miles.

Population density: 954 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Palouse:

  • High school or higher: 96.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 35.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 15.4%
  • Unemployed: 6.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Palouse city:

  • Never married: 23.3%
  • Now married: 61.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 3.4%
  • Divorced: 12.3%

4 residents are foreign born

This city:  0.4%
Washington:  13.3%



According to our research of Washington and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Palouse, Washington as of December 20, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Palouse to the number of sex offenders is 1,021 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,340 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $1,025 (0.9%)

Palouse satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Spokane Valley, WA (53.3 miles , pop. 89,755).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Seattle, WA (251.6 miles , pop. 563,374).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (889.6 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Garfield, WA (2.7 miles ), Potlatch, ID (2.9 miles ), Onaway, ID (3.0 miles ), Princeton, ID (3.4 miles) , Albion, WA (3.4 miles ), Steptoe, WA (3.5 miles) , Farmington, WA (3.5 miles) , Moscow, ID (3.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 0 buildings
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $88,600
  • 1999: 0 buildings
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $104,500
  • 2001: 0 buildings
  • 2002: 0 buildings
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $159,000
  • 2004: 0 buildings
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $132,000
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $320,000
  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $187,500
  • 2008: 0 buildings
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $138,700
  • 2010: 5 buildings, average cost: $106,400
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 0 buildings

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 46.91 N, Longitude: 117.08 W

Area code: 509

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Crime rates in Palouse by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2008 2009 2010 2012
Murders 0000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 1000000
per 100,000 96.10.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 7200000
per 100,000 672.4200.80.00.00.00.00.0
Burglaries 131383430
per 100,000 1248.81305.2801.6322.6432.0317.80.0
Thefts 3220175524
per 100,000 3074.02008.01703.4537.6540.0211.9391.8
Auto thefts 4101010
per 100,000 384.2100.40.0107.50.0105.90.0
Arson 0000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 295.1) 421.0228.9129.354.854.040.816.3

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Crime rate in Palouse detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.94
Washington average:

1.47

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

8.1%
Washington:

6.8%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: +123 (+13.9%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Educational services (31%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (12%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Educational services (50%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (9%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Information (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Computer specialists (4%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (10%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (5%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (5%)
  • Personal appearance workers (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)

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Earthquake activity:

Palouse-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Washington state average. It is 57% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/28/1991 at 01:08:58, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.0 ML, 4.3 MD, Depth: 5.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 86.9 miles away from the city center
On 8/17/1994 at 06:56:49, a magnitude 4.1 (3.6 ML, 4.1 ML, Depth: 1.0 mi) earthquake occurred 72.3 miles away from Palouse center
On 11/11/2001 at 16:00:29, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 MD, Depth: 2.9 mi) earthquake occurred 55.9 miles away from the city center
On 7/14/1992 at 20:01:51, a magnitude 4.1 (3.8 ML, 4.1 MD, Depth: 7.2 mi) earthquake occurred 86.5 miles away from the city center
On 6/28/1998 at 07:35:32, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 MD, 3.6 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 27.4 miles away from Palouse center
On 6/25/2001 at 14:15:23, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 MD, 3.5 ML, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 55.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Whitman County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 4, Heavy Rains: 2, Snows: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Mudslide: 1, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Birthplace of: Mouse Davis - Football player and coach.


Hospitals/medical centers near Palouse:

  • MOSCOW DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 13 miles away; MOSCOW, ID)
  • FMC PALOUSE (Dialysis Facility, about 13 miles away; MOSCOW, ID)
  • MILESTONE DECISIONS INC #3 (LEXINGTON) (Hospital, about 13 miles away; MOSCOW, ID)

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Airports located in Palouse:


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Amtrak stations near Palouse:

  • 13 miles: PULLMAN (1002 NYE ST.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, call for taxi service.
  • 13 miles: MOSCOW (120 W. 6TH ST.) - Bus Station . Services: public payphones, full-service food facilities, call for taxi service.
  • 14 miles: COLFAX (610 S. MAIN ST.) - Bus Station

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Palouse:

  • University of Idaho (about 13 miles; Moscow, ID; Full-time enrollment: 9,625)
  • Washington State University (about 14 miles; Pullman, WA; FT enrollment: 21,748)
  • Lewis-Clark State College (about 35 miles; Lewiston, ID; FT enrollment: 2,534)
  • Eastern Washington University (about 47 miles; Cheney, WA; FT enrollment: 9,533)
  • Spokane Community College (about 55 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 4,944)
  • North Idaho College (about 55 miles; Coeur d'Alene, ID; FT enrollment: 3,090)
  • Gonzaga University (about 55 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 5,437)

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Public elementary/middle schools in Palouse:

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Notable locations in Palouse: Whitman County Fire District 4 Palouse Fire Department and Emergency Medical Services Station 1 (A), Palouse Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

 
Whitman County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 24.0%
(24.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 20.0% for American Indian residents, 9.5% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Washington:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  67.8%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.1%
Whole state:  7.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.9% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Palouse, WA

7 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness in 2010
7 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

Palouse compared to Washington state average:

Palouse, Washington environmental map by EPA

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  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.


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Banks with branches in Palouse (2011 data):

  • AmericanWest Bank: Palouse Financial Center at 150 N Bridge Street, branch established on 1988/08/08. Info updated 2011/12/12: Bank assets: $2,274.6 mil, Deposits: $1,889.1 mil, headquarters in Spokane, WA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 76 total offices, Holding Company: Skbhc Holdings Llc

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Palouse travel time to work - commute


Palouse mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (51%)
  • Electricity (39%)
  • Wood (7%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)
  • Solar energy (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Palouse city (based on Whitman County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 33.46%
Here33.5%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchLDS (Mormon) ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in America Charismatic Churches Independent
Adherents31.0%11.0%8.5%7.8%6.6%
Congregations14.5%7.2%10.1%5.8%1.4%
NameAssemblies of GodUnited Church of ChristAmerican Baptist Churches in the USASouthern Baptist ConventionOther
Adherents5.6%3.7%3.6%3.5%18.8%
Congregations7.2%5.8%5.8%2.9%39.1%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 12
Whitman County:

2.94 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Whitman County:

0.74 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

1.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Whitman County:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.67 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 32
Here:

7.85 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.26 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

5.4%
Washington:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Whitman County:

24.1%
Washington:

25.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

8.1%
State:

13.9%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$3,253$39,0362$1,783
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$620
Police Protection - Officers 2$6,160$36,9601$416
Firefighters 0$0 3$160
Fire - Other 0$0 1$30
Health 0$0 1$30
Sewerage 1$3,661$43,9320$0
Parks and Recreation 1$3,000$36,0000$0
Water Supply 1$3,766$45,1920$0
Totals for Government 6$19,840$39,68016$3,039

Palouse government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $338,000 ($331.05)
    Regular Highways: $147,000 ($143.98)
    General: $110,000 ($107.74)
    Sewerage: $19,000 ($18.61)
    Parks & Recreation: $10,000 ($9.79)
    Police Protection: $2,000 ($1.96)
    Fire Protection: $2,000 ($1.96)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $94,000 ($92.07)
    Sewerage: $89,000 ($87.17)
    Police Protection: $57,000 ($55.83)
    Regular Highways: $55,000 ($53.87)
    Housing & Community Development: $49,000 ($47.99)
    Financial Administration: $45,000 ($44.07)
    Parks & Recreation: $42,000 ($41.14)
    Central Staff Services: $31,000 ($30.36)
    Fire Protection: $23,000 ($22.53)
    General - Other: $22,000 ($21.55)
    Health Services - Other: $14,000 ($13.71)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $11,000 ($10.77)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $6,000 ($5.88)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $17,000 ($16.65)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Libraries: $16,000 ($15.67)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $5,000 ($4.90)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($0.98)
    Regular Highways: $1,000 ($0.98)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $262,000 ($256.61)

Palouse government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $105,000 ($102.84)
    All Other: $3,000 ($2.94)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($0.98)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $87,000 ($85.21)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $68,000 ($66.60)
    General Revenue, NEC: $34,000 ($33.30)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $125,000 ($122.43)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $193,000 ($189.03)
    General Support: $9,000 ($8.81)
    All Other: $3,000 ($2.94)
  • Tax - Property: $160,000 ($156.71)
    Public Utilities: $65,000 ($63.66)
    Total General Sales: $51,000 ($49.95)
    NEC: $5,000 ($4.90)
    Other Selective Sales: $4,000 ($3.92)

Palouse government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $289,000 ($283.06)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $270,000 ($264.45)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $19,000 ($18.61)

Palouse government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,393,000 ($1364.35)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $28,000 ($27.42)

13.88% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($26,185 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

13.88%
Washington average:

7.86%

1.43% of residents moved from foreign countries ($489 average AGI)
Whitman County:

1.43%
Washington average:

0.26%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Spokane County, WA  1.43% ($24,961 average AGI)
from King County, WA  1.20% ($24,413)
from Latah County, ID  0.83% ($30,330)


14.93% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,516 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

14.93%
Washington average:

7.07%

0.33% of residents moved to foreign countries ($344 average AGI)
Whitman County:

0.33%
Washington average:

0.16%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Spokane County, WA  2.04% ($29,447 average AGI)
to King County, WA  1.76% ($23,284)
to Latah County, ID  0.89% ($29,661)

Strongest AM radio stations in Palouse:

  • KQQQ (1150 AM; 25 kW; PULLMAN, WA; Owner: RADIO PALOUSE, INC.)
  • KMAX (840 AM; 10 kW; COLFAX, WA; Owner: PALOUSE COUNTRY, INC.)
  • KGA (1510 AM; 50 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KWSU (1250 AM; 5 kW; PULLMAN, WA; Owner: WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KXLY (920 AM; 20 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE RADIO, INC.)
  • KMJY (700 AM; 10 kW; NEWPORT, WA; Owner: JAMES E. AND HELEN G. STARGEL)
  • KRPL (1400 AM; 1 kW; MOSCOW, ID; Owner: KRPL, INCORPORATED)
  • KCLX (1450 AM; 1 kW; COLFAX, WA; Owner: PALOUSE COUNTRY, INC.)
  • KTBI (810 AM; daytime; 50 kW; EPHRATA, WA; Owner: TACOMA BROADCASTERS, INCORPORATED)
  • KOZE (950 AM; 5 kW; LEWISTON, ID; Owner: 4-K RADIO, INC.)
  • KVNI (1080 AM; 10 kW; COEUR D' ALENE, ID; Owner: QUEENB RADIO, INC.)
  • KQNT (590 AM; 5 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KERR (750 AM; 50 kW; POLSON, MT; Owner: ANDERSON RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Palouse:

  • KRAO-FM (102.5 FM; COLFAX, WA; Owner: PALOUSE COUNTRY, INC.)
  • KHTR (104.3 FM; PULLMAN, WA; Owner: RADIO PALOUSE, INC.)
  • KZZL-FM (99.5 FM; PULLMAN, WA; Owner: PALOUSE COUNTRY, INC.)
  • KZFN (106.1 FM; MOSCOW, ID; Owner: KRPL, INC.)
  • KRFA-FM (91.7 FM; MOSCOW, ID; Owner: WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KRLF (88.5 FM; PULLMAN, WA; Owner: LIVING FAITH F/SHIP EDUC. MINISTRIES)
  • KDRK-FM (93.7 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KIXZ-FM (96.1 FM; OPPORTUNITY, WA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KPBX-FM (91.1 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • KMBI-FM (107.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • KCDA (103.1 FM; POST FALLS, ID; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMOK (106.9 FM; LEWISTON, ID; Owner: IDA-VEND COMPANY, INC.)
  • KCLK-FM (94.1 FM; CLARKSTON, WA; Owner: CLARKSTON BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KVAB (102.9 FM; CLARKSTON, WA; Owner: CLARKSTON BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KISC (98.1 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KZZU-FM (92.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: QUEENB)
  • KVTY (105.1 FM; LEWISTON, ID; Owner: IDAVEND CO. INC.)
  • KEYF-FM (101.1 FM; CHENEY, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KZBD (105.7 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KNWV (90.5 FM; CLARKSTON, WA; Owner: WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Palouse:

  • KWSU-TV (Channel 10; PULLMAN, WA; Owner: WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • K40EE (Channel 40; PULLMAN, WA; Owner: SPOKANE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KUID-TV (Channel 12; MOSCOW, ID; Owner: STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION, STATE OF IDAHO)

Palouse fatal accident list:

Apr 19, 1999 06:36 PM, Sr-27, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 4
Total length: 19 meters (62ft)
Total costs: $11,785,000
Total average daily traffic: 3,575
Total average daily truck traffic: 343
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 4,935


FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • Kamiak Butte Cell Site: 1109 Rc Hamilton Rd. (Lat: 46.861944 Lon: -117.175000), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91 m, Overall height: 91.1 m, Call Sign: KNKN489
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/01/2011, Expiration Date: 12/07/2020, Certifier: Gregory A Maras
    Registrant: Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP, 2300 N Street, Nw, Suite 700, Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 783-4141, Fax: (202) 783-5851, Email:

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Kimiak Butte Kwsu Tower 2 Mi Sw (Lat: 46.861833 Lon: -117.341583), Type: Tower, Structure height: 24 m, Call Sign: KNDL422
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.190 MHz, 155.370 MHz, 155.730 MHz, 156.210 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/12/2012, Expiration Date: 07/10/2022
    Registrant: Whitman County Emergency Management, 310 N. Main, Colfax, WA 99111, Phone: (509) 397-5255, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • Kamiak, Kamiak Butte 5.5 Mi Sw Of (Lat: 46.862111 Lon: -117.174333), Type: Tower, Structure height: 21.3 m, Call Sign: WNEH250
    Assigned Frequencies: 23125.0 MHz, 17720.0 MHz, 23225.0 MHz, 17760.0 MHz, 6760.00 MHz, 6845.00 MHz, 6800.00 MHz, 6820.00 MHz, 6835.00 MHz, 6860.00 MHz, 17840.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/27/2009, Expiration Date: 05/31/2019
    Registrant: Dow Lohnes Pllc, 1200 New Hampshire Ave. Nw #800, Washington, DC 20036-6802, Phone: (202) 776-2571, Fax: (202) 776-2222, Email:
  • KAMIAK BUTTE, Kamiak Butte, 6 Mi Sw Of: (Lat: 46.862111 Lon: -117.174056), Type: Tower, Structure height: 36.6 m, Overall height: 39.6 m, Call Sign: WPNN952
    Assigned Frequencies: 959.150 MHz, 958.350 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/24/2008, Expiration Date: 07/08/2018
    Registrant: State Of; Dot Washington, 724 Quince Street Se, Olympia, WA 98504-7359, Phone: (360) 705-7019, Fax: (360) 705-6873, Email:
  • Kamiak Mtn. 5 Mi Se (Lat: 46.861833 Lon: -117.174889), Overall height: 1118.6 m, Call Sign: WHB947, Licensee ID: L00113486
    Assigned Frequencies: 951.500 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/09/1982, Expiration Date: 02/01/2006, Cancellation Date: 06/07/2000
    Registrant: Washington State University, Pullman, WA 99164-2530
  • KAMIAK BTE, 5.5 Mi Sw Of (Lat: 46.860139 Lon: -117.181278), Overall height: 27.1 m, Call Sign: WJM83
    Assigned Frequencies: 6063.80 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 6123.10 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6152.75 MHz, 6152.75 MHz, 5974.85 MHz... (+3 more)
    Grant Date: 09/08/2010, Expiration Date: 08/01/2020
    Registrant: Qwest Corporation, 700 W. Mineral Ave., Rm. Nd-E02.34, Littleton, CO 80120, Phone: (303) 707-8714, Fax: (303) 707-9624, Email:
  • Kamiak Butte 5.5 Mi Sw Of Palouse (Lat: 46.862111 Lon: -117.174333), Overall height: 21.3 m, Call Sign: WLJ450, Licensee ID: L00113486
    Assigned Frequencies: 6975.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/25/1988, Expiration Date: 02/01/2015
    Registrant: Washington State University, Educational Telecommunications And Techn P. O Box 642530, Pullman, WA 99164-2530

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Palouse)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

22 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Palouse)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 6
  • Hazardous Condition: 6
  • Good Intent Call: 2

Incident types - Palouse


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Most common first names in Palouse, WA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William1082.7 years
John983.9 years
Mary786.0 years
James783.7 years
Anna680.7 years
Charles672.4 years
Kenneth569.8 years
Donald570.0 years
Robert566.0 years
Ruth484.0 years
Most common last names in Palouse, WA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Thompson1178.0 years
Boone883.2 years
Johnson678.5 years
Nagle685.3 years
Arrasmith671.5 years
Watson570.8 years
West581.2 years
Mckenzie581.4 years
Wilson572.0 years
Mclam585.4 years
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Top Patent Applicants
  • John A. Browse (5)
  • Gregory L. Pearce (3)
  • Holly Neibergs (2)
  • Holly L. Neibergs (2)
  • John Harrison (2)
  • Mark L. Nelson (1)
  • Gregory Z. Pearce (1)
  • Wendy Catherine Brown (1)
  • John Browse (1)
  • Douglas A. Park (1)

Total of 20 patent applications in 2008-2014.

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