the county seat of Lewis County, located on the Nezperce Prairie, a broad plateau in the eastern part of the county. The Clearwater River is located about 10 to 20 miles to the east and north. The Clearwater National Forest lies 26 miles northeast and the Nez Perce National Forest is 30 miles southeast.
Nearby cities include: Orofino 24 miles north, Grangeville 24 miles south, Kamiah 16 miles east and Lewiston 58 miles west. Nezperce is in the heart of the Nezperce Prairie. Extending beyond the City in all directions is the Nez Perce Indian Reservation. The City was named for the Nez Perce Indian Tribe – the name is French for “pierced nose”, although they did not practice nose-piercing. The Nez Perce’s name for themselves is Nimi’ipuu (pronounced Nee-Me-Poo), which means simply “the people” or “we the people”
more about the City of Nezperce…
|Population: 466*||Temperature Range (average) – Fahrenheit: **|
|Elevation: 3,202′||Spring: 29 to 63|
|Precipitation: 22″ **||Summer: 45 to 81|
|Average Snowfall: 45″ **||Fall: 28 to 71|
|Winter: 22 to 41|
* U.S. Census 2010 Population change since 2000: -10.9% Next U.S. Census 2020 (every 10 years) **Historical averages
NEZPERCE CITY HALL
606 MAPLE STREET
EMERGERY SERVICES BUILDING
PLEASE pay bills at the new location of City Hall
606 Maple Street – Emergency Services Building
There is a drop box for your convenience
NEZPERCE CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING
Tuesday – August 13, 2019 – 6:30 p.m.
City Hall – 606 Maple Street
Information From the City of Nezperce:
***FYI – RV PARK: RESERVATIONS ARE ONLY TAKEN FOR PRAIRIE DAYS
& THE LEWIS COUNTY FAIR****
QUESTIONS PLEASE CONTACT CITY HALL: 208-937-1021
July 12-13 – Nezperce Prairie Days Poster
2019 July 13 Prairie Days Parade Form
PRAIRIE DAY TILE ORDERS BEING TAKEN
Nezperce City Clerk Rhonda Schmidt is now taking orders for
Prairie Day Tiles that are displayed in the Performance Pavillion
in Memorial Park.
The tiles are 4″x12″ and the cost is $50/tile.
To order: Contact Rhonda Schmidt, 208.937.1021 or by
email at email@example.com
Forms are available at Nezperce City Hall,
606 Maple Street.
The next order will be placed following
the 2019 Prairie Days (July 12-13).
Airbridge Internet is planning to be available in the Nezperce area
with plans to place 3 towers. Additional information is expected
once plans are finalized.
Drinking Water Report – 2018 Sampling Results
Second Quarter Financial Report March 31, 2019
First Quarter Financial Report December 31, 2018
Fourth Quarter Fiscal Year Ending September 30, 2018
Annual Road & Street Financial Report
U.S. Census Bureau