East Hope, Idaho

Bikers on the old highway near East Hope, Idaho
Biking down the old highway near East Hope, Idaho

East Hope is located on the northern shore of Lake Pend Oreille on State Route 200, the Pend Oreille Scenic Byway. This is another settlement that first began at the site of a railroad siding.

Fast Facts about East Hope, Idaho
East Hope, Bonner County, ID 83836
Founded: 1881
Elevation: 2,175'
Latitude: 48.2419°N
Longitude: 116.295°W
Resident Racial Breakdown:
White Non-Hispanic: 98.0%
Native American: 1.0%
High School or Higher: 90.1%
Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 22.4%
2009 Estimates:
Population: 218
Males: 115
Females: 103
Median Resident Age: 57.8 Years
Estimated Median Household Income: $39,700
Estimated Median Home Value: $340,500
Population Density: 397 People per Square Mile
2009 Cost of Living Index for East Hope: 106.7
Major Industries:
Health Care, Construction, Forestry, Transportation Services, Personal Services, Real Estate Services, Government, Entertainment & Recreation
Unemployed (March 2011): 16.1%
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