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Troy is a city in Latah County, in the Moscow metro area.
Once named Vollmer, for banker John P. Vollmer, who founded the community. However, when Vollmer foreclosed on debts during a depression in 1893, townspeople changed the name
The latitude of Troy is 46.736N. The longitude is -116.768W.It is in the Pacific Standard time zone. Elevation is 2,487 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 774.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Troy demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Latah County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 83871 ZIP code.
20% of Troy residents report German ancestry, and 7% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Troy ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Troy was $16,557, compared with $21,587 nationally.
24% of Troy residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Troy, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $383. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $842.
Libraries in Troy include Latah County District - Troy ... View libraries
Latah County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Troy political report.
The average commute time for Troy workers is 26 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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