Send us your Cheney photos:
Cheney is a city in Spokane County, in the Spokane metro area.
The community was named for Benjamin P. Cheney, a founder of Great Northern Railroad
The latitude of Cheney is 47.487N. The longitude is -117.574W.It is in the Pacific Standard time zone. Elevation is 2,352 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 9,743.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Cheney demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Spokane County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Spokane area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 99004 ZIP code.
20% of Cheney residents report German ancestry, and 12% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Cheney ancestry & family history guide.
Post a query on a message board:
Records & databases:
At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Cheney was $12,566, compared with $21,587 nationally.
42% of Cheney residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Cheney, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $396. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,042.
Libraries in Cheney include Cheney Community Library ... View libraries
Newspapers in Cheney include Cheney Free Press
Spokane County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Cheney political report.
The average commute time for Cheney workers is 20 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
Hotels in Cheney include Willow Springs Motel.
More info about Cheney:
Send us your corrections and additions
Search Associate's degrees, Bachelor's degrees, Master's degrees, Certificate programs, Diploma programs, and many others.
Enter your ZIP or Postal code to find schools near you. Your dream major may be just around the corner!