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Demographics Analysis

The people of Hawaii County, Hawaii give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Hawaii County, Hawaii)

Male:

Under 5 years : 6,040

5 to 9 years : 6,381

10 to 14 years : 5,564

15 to 17 years : 3,521

18 and 19 years : 2,274

20 years : 884

21 years : 1,362

22 to 24 years : 3,573

25 to 29 years : 6,220

30 to 34 years : 5,989

35 to 39 years : 5,376

40 to 44 years : 5,216

45 to 49 years : 5,781

50 to 54 years : 6,769

55 to 59 years : 8,000

60 and 61 years : 3,398

62 to 64 years : 3,862

65 and 66 years : 2,750

67 to 69 years : 2,918

70 to 74 years : 3,333

75 to 79 years : 2,140

80 to 84 years : 1,458

85 years and over : 1,771

Female:

Under 5 years : 5,830

5 to 9 years : 5,282

10 to 14 years : 5,731

15 to 17 years : 3,522

18 and 19 years : 2,167

20 years : 830

21 years : 1,405

22 to 24 years : 3,303

25 to 29 years : 5,677

30 to 34 years : 5,710

35 to 39 years : 5,616

40 to 44 years : 5,210

45 to 49 years : 5,745

50 to 54 years : 7,052

55 to 59 years : 8,057

60 and 61 years : 3,294

62 to 64 years : 3,938

65 and 66 years : 2,265

67 to 69 years : 2,484

70 to 74 years : 3,857

75 to 79 years : 2,452

80 to 84 years : 2,227

85 years and over : 2,527


(updated 2013)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Hawaii County, Hawaii)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 163,728

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 734

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 2,860

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 10,218

Not a U.S. citizen : 11,221


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Hawaii County, Hawaii)

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 11,020

5 to 17 years : 23,728

18 to 24 years : 9,608

25 to 34 years : 13,782

35 to 44 years : 10,956

45 to 54 years : 12,230

55 to 59 years : 5,993

60 and 61 years : 3,022

62 to 64 years : 2,917

65 to 74 years : 7,459

75 years and over : 7,655

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 651

5 to 17 years : 3,984

18 to 24 years : 3,877

25 to 34 years : 6,403

35 to 44 years : 6,260

45 to 54 years : 8,970

55 to 59 years : 7,589

60 and 61 years : 2,856

62 to 64 years : 3,838

65 to 74 years : 7,603

75 years and over : 3,327

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 33

5 to 17 years : 522

18 to 24 years : 475

25 to 34 years : 335

35 to 44 years : 661

45 to 54 years : 798

55 to 59 years : 316

60 and 61 years : 197

62 to 64 years : 51

65 to 74 years : 98

75 years and over : 108

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 166

5 to 17 years : 1,767

18 to 24 years : 1,838

25 to 34 years : 3,076

35 to 44 years : 3,541

45 to 54 years : 3,349

55 to 59 years : 2,159

60 and 61 years : 617

62 to 64 years : 994

65 to 74 years : 2,447

75 years and over : 1,485


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Hawaii County, Hawaii)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 30,685

Now married, except separated : 33,252

Divorced : 7,471

Separated : 1,670

Widowed : 5,717

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 14,376

Now married, except separated : 26,358

Divorced : 7,405

Separated : 1,368

Widowed : 2,425

Native; born outside the United States:

Never married : 1,192

Now married, except separated : 1,567

Divorced : 289

Separated : 49

Widowed : 126

Foreign born:

Never married : 4,513

Now married, except separated : 12,186

Divorced : 1,538

Separated : 430

Widowed : 1,316


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Individual Income
(Hawaii County, Hawaii)

Born in state of residence:

No income : 13,346

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 13,751

$10,000 to $14,999 : 7,417

$15,000 to $24,999 : 13,286

$25,000 to $34,999 : 9,981

$35,000 to $49,999 : 9,009

$50,000 to $64,999 : 5,688

$65,000 to $74,999 : 1,762

$75,000 or more : 4,555

Born in other state in the United States:

No income : 5,651

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 9,713

$10,000 to $14,999 : 4,843

$15,000 to $24,999 : 8,540

$25,000 to $34,999 : 5,769

$35,000 to $49,999 : 5,937

$50,000 to $64,999 : 4,269

$65,000 to $74,999 : 1,854

$75,000 or more : 5,356

Native; born outside the United States:

No income : 667

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 532

$10,000 to $14,999 : 257

$15,000 to $24,999 : 577

$25,000 to $34,999 : 356

$35,000 to $49,999 : 529

$50,000 to $64,999 : 67

$65,000 to $74,999 : 42

$75,000 or more : 196

Foreign born:

No income : 4,011

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 3,882

$10,000 to $14,999 : 2,179

$15,000 to $24,999 : 2,973

$25,000 to $34,999 : 2,472

$35,000 to $49,999 : 2,209

$50,000 to $64,999 : 1,144

$65,000 to $74,999 : 188

$75,000 or more : 925


(updated 2013)



Median Income By Place Of Birth
(Hawaii County, Hawaii)

Born in state of residence : 23,037

Born in other state of the United States : 25,062

Native; born outside the United States : 23,211

Foreign born : 21,404


(updated 2013)



Population Under 18 Years By Age
(Hawaii County, Hawaii)

Under 3 years : 6,811

3 and 4 years : 5,016

5 years : 2,715

6 to 8 years : 6,915

9 to 11 years : 6,370

12 to 14 years : 6,919

15 to 17 years : 7,035


(updated 2013)



Household Income
(Hawaii County, Hawaii)

Less than $10,000 : 6,776

$10,000 to $14,999 : 3,486

$15,000 to $19,999 : 4,160

$20,000 to $24,999 : 3,791

$25,000 to $29,999 : 3,208

$30,000 to $34,999 : 3,320

$35,000 to $39,999 : 2,938

$40,000 to $44,999 : 2,607

$45,000 to $49,999 : 2,621

$50,000 to $59,999 : 6,222

$60,000 to $74,999 : 6,070

$75,000 to $99,999 : 8,074

$100,000 to $124,999 : 5,091

$125,000 to $149,999 : 2,347

$150,000 to $199,999 : 2,510

$200,000 or more : 1,604


(updated 2013)





Total Population In Hawaii County, Hawaii is 188,761



(updated 2013)



Male Population in Hawaii County, Hawaii: 94,580
Female Population in Hawaii County, Hawaii: 94,181


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Hawaii County, Hawaii: 40.1
Median Female Resident Age in Hawaii County, Hawaii: 41.9


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Hawaii is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Hawaii County, Hawaii


White


Both sexes

51.8

Male

51.6

Female

52.0

Black or African American


Both sexes

42.1

Male

45.4

Female

36.7

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

41.7

Male

41.9

Female

41.2

Asian


Both sexes

50.4

Male

49.6

Female

51.2

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

30.5

Male

30.4

Female

30.5

Other


Both sexes

33.0

Male

34.1

Female

31.6

Two or More Races


Both sexes

24.3

Male

23.4

Female

25.2

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

24.6

Male

24.0

Female

25.1

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

52.6

Male

52.4

Female

52.8


(updated 2010)



Health Insurance Coverage Status By Sex By Age
(Hawaii County, Hawaii)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 7,448

No health insurance coverage : 175

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 13,257

No health insurance coverage : 617

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 6,530

No health insurance coverage : 1,465

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 9,409

No health insurance coverage : 2,633

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 9,087

No health insurance coverage : 1,379

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 11,010

No health insurance coverage : 1,479

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 12,788

No health insurance coverage : 2,377

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 8,935

No health insurance coverage : 20

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 5,178

No health insurance coverage : 77

Female:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 6,621

No health insurance coverage : 341

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 12,755

No health insurance coverage : 648

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 6,674

No health insurance coverage : 1,031

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 10,226

No health insurance coverage : 1,161

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 9,441

No health insurance coverage : 1,379

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 11,214

No health insurance coverage : 1,583

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 13,556

No health insurance coverage : 1,714

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 8,470

No health insurance coverage : 115

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 6,837

No health insurance coverage : 48


(updated 2013)



Employer-Based Health Insurance By Sex By Age
(Hawaii County, Hawaii)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,024

No employer-based health insurance : 4,599

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 7,087

No employer-based health insurance : 6,787

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,400

No employer-based health insurance : 3,595

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 6,603

No employer-based health insurance : 5,439

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 6,813

No employer-based health insurance : 3,653

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 8,087

No employer-based health insurance : 4,402

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 8,268

No employer-based health insurance : 6,897

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,792

No employer-based health insurance : 5,163

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,878

No employer-based health insurance : 3,377

Female:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,051

No employer-based health insurance : 3,911

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 6,695

No employer-based health insurance : 6,708

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,910

No employer-based health insurance : 3,795

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 6,087

No employer-based health insurance : 5,300

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 7,068

No employer-based health insurance : 3,752

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 8,064

No employer-based health insurance : 4,733

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 9,447

No employer-based health insurance : 5,823

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,534

No employer-based health insurance : 5,051

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,275

No employer-based health insurance : 4,610


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Nativity
(Hawaii County, Hawaii)

Native:

Born in state of residence : 108,370

Born in other state in the United States : 55,358

Born outside the United States:

Puerto Rico : 52

U.S. Island Areas or born abroad of American parent(s) : 3,542

Foreign born : 21,439


(updated 2013)



Languages Spoken At Home
(Hawaii County, Hawaii)

Speak only English : 143,505

Spanish or Spanish Creole : 4,435

French (including Patois, Creole, Cajun) : 449

German or other West Germanic languages : 667

Slavic languages : 746

Other Indo-European languages : 880

Korean : 754

Chinese : 333

Vietnamese : 262

Tagalog : 5,432

Other Asian and Pacific Island languages : 19,323

Other and unspecified languages : 105


(updated 2013)



Medicare Coverage By Sex By Age
(Hawaii County, Hawaii)

Male:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 34

No Medicare coverage : 21,463

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 2,319

No Medicare coverage : 55,838

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 13,651

No Medicare coverage : 559

Female:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 91

No Medicare coverage : 20,274

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 1,745

No Medicare coverage : 56,234

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 14,939

No Medicare coverage : 531


(updated 2013)



Races in Hawaii County, Hawaii


  • White: 62,614
  • African American: 1,285
  • American Indian: 657
  • Asian: 41,152
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 24,129
  • Some Other Race: 5,137
  • Two or More Races: 53,787



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Hawaii County, Hawaii citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Hawaii County, Hawaii

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 333   (0.69%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 362   (0.75%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 645   (1.34%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 1,343   (2.79%)
  • 9th Grade: 1,271   (2.64%)
  • 10th Grade: 1,129   (2.35%)
  • 11th Grade: 916   (1.91%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 1,646   (3.42%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 15,289   (31.8%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 2,591   (5.39%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 7,693   (16%)
  • Associate Degree: 4,279   (8.9%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 6,811   (14.17%)
  • Master's Degree: 2,099   (4.37%)
  • Professional School Degree: 985   (2.05%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 683   (1.42%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 335   (0.67%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 385   (0.78%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 1,049   (2.11%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 1,344   (2.71%)
  • 9th Grade: 1,055   (2.13%)
  • 10th Grade: 913   (1.84%)
  • 11th Grade: 902   (1.82%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 1,460   (2.94%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 15,364   (30.96%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 3,329   (6.71%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 7,926   (15.97%)
  • Associate Degree: 4,554   (9.18%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 7,492   (15.09%)
  • Master's Degree: 2,560   (5.16%)
  • Professional School Degree: 644   (1.3%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 321   (0.65%)


(updated 2010)





School Enrollment By Age
(Hawaii County, Hawaii)

Enrolled in public school:

3 and 4 years : 1,310

5 to 9 years : 9,769

10 to 14 years : 9,674

15 to 17 years : 5,557

18 and 19 years : 1,969

20 to 24 years : 3,389

25 to 34 years : 1,727

35 years and over : 2,063

Enrolled in private school:

3 and 4 years : 1,324

5 to 9 years : 1,156

10 to 14 years : 1,493

15 to 17 years : 997

18 and 19 years : 390

20 to 24 years : 508

25 to 34 years : 296

35 years and over : 608

Not enrolled in school:

3 and 4 years : 2,382

5 to 9 years : 738

10 to 14 years : 128

15 to 17 years : 489

18 and 19 years : 2,082

20 to 24 years : 7,460

25 to 34 years : 21,573

35 years and over : 104,825


(updated 2013)



Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Hawaii County, Hawaii

  • Kealakehe Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 74-5118 Kealakaa Street, Kailua Kona, HI 96740, Phone: (808) 327-4308, Students: 969 )

  • Kealakehe Intermediate School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 74-5062 Onipaa Street, Kailua Kona, HI 96740, Phone: (808) 327-4314, Students: 965 )

  • Waiakea Intermediate School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 200 West Puainako Street, Hilo, HI 96720, Phone: (808) 959-3531, Students: 908 )

  • Waiakea Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 180 West Puainako Street, Hilo, HI 96720, Phone: (808) 959-4541, Students: 826 )

  • Keaau Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 16-680 Keaau-pahoa Road, Keaau, HI 96749, Phone: (808) 966-6820, Students: 751 )

  • Waiakeawaena Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 2420 Kilauea Avenue, Hilo, HI 96720, Phone: (808) 959-5821, Students: 702 )

  • Waimea Elementary


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 67-1255 Mamalahoa Highway, Kamuela, HI 96743, Phone: (808) 887-7636, Students: 648 )

  • Hilo Intermediate School


    ( Grades: 7-8, Location: 587 Waianuenue Avenue, Hilo, HI 96720, Phone: (808) 974-4955, Students: 637 )

  • Keaau Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 16-565 Keaau-pahoa Road, Keaau, HI 96749, Phone: (808) 966-9313, Students: 633 )

  • Kahakai Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 76-147 Royal Poinciana Drive, Kailua Kona, HI 96740, Phone: (808) 327-4313, Students: 623 )

  • Keonepoko Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 15-540 Kanakai Boulevard, Pahoa, HI 96778, Phone: (808) 965-2131, Students: 621 )

  • Waikoloa Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 68-1730 Ho'oko Street, Waikoloa, HI 96738, Phone: (808) 883-0237, Students: 587 )

  • Konawaena Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: Po Box 728, Kealakekua, HI 96750, Phone: (808) 323-4555, Students: 579 )

  • Hilo Union Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 506 Waianuenue Avenue, Hilo, HI 96720, Phone: (808) 933-0900, Students: 529 )

  • Waimea Middle School Pub Conversion Charter Sch


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 67-1229 Mamalahoa Hwy, Kamuela, HI 96743, Phone: (808) 887-6090, Students: 516 )

  • Ka'u High & Pahala Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: Po Box 100, Pahala, HI 96777, Phone: (808) 928-2088, Students: 502 )

  • Kanu O Ka 'aina Public Charter School


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: P.o. Box 398, Kamuela, HI 96743, Phone: (808) 887-8144, Students: 463 )

  • Holualoa Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 76-5957 Mamalahoa Highway, Holualoa, HI 96725, Phone: (808) 322-4800, Students: 451 )

  • Konawaena Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: Po Box 28, Kealakekua, HI 96750, Phone: (808) 323-4566, Students: 446 )

  • Mountain View Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: Po Box 9, Mountain View, HI 96771, Phone: (808) 968-8221, Students: 427 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Hawaii County, Hawaii

  • Kealakehe High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 74-5000 Puohulihuli Street, Kailua Kona, HI 96740, Phone: (808) 327-4300, Students: 1,565 )

  • Hilo High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 556 Waianuenue Avenue, Hilo, HI 96720, Phone: (808) 974-4021, Students: 1,558 )

  • Waiakea High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 155 Kawili Street, Hilo, HI 96720, Phone: (808) 974-4888, Students: 1,313 )

  • Konawaena High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Po Box 698, Kealakekua, HI 96750, Phone: (808) 323-4500, Students: 929 )

  • Keaau High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 16-725 Keaau-pahoa Road, Keaau, HI 96749, Phone: (808) 982-4220, Students: 867 )

  • Honokaa High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: Po Box 239, Honokaa, HI 96727, Phone: (808) 775-8800, Students: 835 )

  • Pahoa High & Intermediate School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 15-3038 Puna Road, Pahoa, HI 96778, Phone: (808) 965-2150, Students: 750 )

  • Kohala High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Po Box 279, Kapaau, HI 96755, Phone: (808) 889-7117, Students: 285 )

  • West Hawaii Explorations Academy Pub Charter Sch


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 73-4460 Queen Kaahumanu #105, Kailua Kona, HI 96740, Phone: (808) 327-4751, Students: 157 )

  • Ke Ana La'ahana Public Charter School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 1500 Kalanianaole Highway, Hilo, HI 96720, Phone: (808) 961-5242, Students: 107 )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Hawaii County, Hawaii

  • University Of Hawaii At Hilo


    ( 4-year, Public, Student Population: 3,573; Location: 00 W Kawili St, Hilo, HI 96720, Web: http://uhh.hawaii.edu )

  • Hawaii Community College


    ( 2-year, Public, Student Population: 2,603; Location: 00 W Kawili St, Hilo, HI 96720, Web: http://www.hawaii.hawaii.edu )

  • Traditional Chinese Medical College Of Hawaii


    ( 4-year, Private not-for-profit, Student Population: 27; Location: 5-1206 Mamalahoa Hwy Bldg 3, Kamuela, HI 96743, Web: http://www.tcmch.edu )

Largest Schools (Private) In Hawaii County, Hawaii

  • Kamehameha Schools Hawaii Campus


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 16-714 Volcano Road, Keaau, HI 96749, Phone: (808) 982-0008, Students: 1,136 )

  • Hawaii Preparatory Academy


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 65-1692 Kohala Mountain Road, Kamuela, HI 96743, Phone: (808) 881-4053, Students: 603 )

  • Parker School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 65-1224 Lindsey Road, Kamuela, HI 96743, Phone: (808) 885-7933, Students: 275 )

  • Christian Liberty School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 16-675 Milo Street, Keaau, HI 96749, Phone: (808) 966-8445, Students: 267 )

  • Hualalai Academy


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 74-4966 Kealakaa Street, Kailua Kona, HI 96740, Phone: (808) 326-9866, Students: 243 )

  • St Joseph Jr/sr High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 1000 Ululani Street, Hilo, HI 96720, Phone: (808) 935-4936, Students: 188 )

  • Haili Christian School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 190 Ululani Street, Hilo, HI 96720, Phone: (808) 961-5026, Students: 165 )

  • Kona Christian Academy


    ( Grades: K-7, Location: 74-4907 Palani Road, Kailua Kona, HI 96740, Phone: (808) 329-3093, Students: 165 )

  • St Joseph Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 999 Ululani Street, Hilo, HI 96720, Phone: (808) 935-4935, Students: 151 )

  • Makua Lani Christian School


    ( Grades: 8-12, Location: 74-4947 Mamalahoa Highway, Holualoa, HI 96725, Phone: (808) 329-4898, Students: 89 )

  • Malamalama Waldorf School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: Hc 3 Box 13068, Keaau, HI 96749, Phone: (808) 982-7701, Students: 65 )

  • Hale Aloha Nazarene School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 595 Kupulau Road, Hilo, HI 96720, Phone: (808) 959-4949, Students: 55 )

  • Kohala Mission School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: Po Box 99, Hawi, HI 96719, Phone: (808) 889-5646, Students: 47 )

  • Mauna Loa School


    ( Grades: K-9, Location: 172 Kapiolani Street, Hilo, HI 96720, Phone: (808) 935-1545, Students: 45 )

  • E Makaala School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 440 W Lanikaula Street, Hilo, HI 96720, Phone: (808) 961-3633, Students: 34 )

  • Hawai'i Montessori Schools - Kamuela


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 64-1058 Mamalahoa Highway # 201, Kamuela, HI 96743, Phone: (808) 885-7683, Students: 33 )

  • Kona Adventist Christian School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: Po Box 739, Captain Cook, HI 96704, Phone: (808) 323-8190, Students: 30 )

  • University Of The Nations Preschool


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 75-5851 Kuakini Highway # 228, Kailua Kona, HI 96740, Phone: (808) 326-4411, Students: 26 )

  • Hawaii Montessori School At Kona


    ( Grades: K-1, Location: 74-978 Manawalea Street, Kailua Kona, HI 96740, Phone: (808) 329-0700, Students: 15 )

  • Montessori Country School


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: Po Box 1203 15-3006 Puna Road, Pahoa, HI 96778, Phone: (808) 965-9994, Students: 8 )

Academic Libraries In Hawaii County, Hawaii

(updated 2005)

Public Libraries (Branch) In Hawaii County, Hawaii

  • Hilo Public Library


    300 Waianuenue Ave., Hilo, HI 96720

  • Honokaa Public Library


    45-3380 Mamane St. Bldg. #3, Honokaa, HI 96727

  • Kailua-kona Public Library


    75-138 Hualalai Rd., Kailua Kona, HI 96740

  • Keaau Public And School Library


    16-571 Keaau-pahoa Road, Keaau, HI 96749

  • Kealakekua Public Library


    81-6619 Mamalahoa Hwy, Kealakekua, HI 96750

  • Laupahoehoe Public And School Library


    35-2065 Old Mamalahoa Hwy, Laupahoehoe, HI 96764

  • Mountain View Public And School Library


    18-1235 Volcano Highway, Mountain View, HI 96771

  • Naalehu Public Library


    95-5669 Mamalahoa Hwy, Naalehu, HI 96772

  • North Kohala Public Library


    54-3645 Akoni Pule Highway, Kapaau, HI 96755

  • Pahala Public And School Library


    96-3150 Pikake Street, Pahala, HI 96777

  • Pahoa Public And School Library


    15-3070 Pahoa-kalapana Road, Pahoa, HI 96778

  • Thelma Parker Memorial Public And School Libr


    67-1209 Mamalahoa Highway, Kamuela, HI 96743

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Hawaii County, Hawaii


  • Ahuena Heiau Inc


    75-5660 Palani Road, Kailua Kona, HI 96740
    http://www.ahuena.com

  • Amy Greenwell Ethnobotanical Garden


    82-6160 Mamlahoa Hwy, Captain Cook, HI 96704
    http://www.bishopmuseum.org/greenwell/?

  • Anna Ranch Heritage Center


    65-1480 Kawaihae Rd, Kamuela, HI 96743
    http://www.annaranch.org

  • Army Air Forces Flying Training Museum Inc


    78-7214 Puuloa Rd, Kailua Kona, HI 96740

  • Arts & Science Center


    Po Box 2091, Pahoa, HI 96778

  • Big Island Association Of Aquarium Fishermen


    Po Box 2714, Kailua Kona, HI 96740

  • Camp Tarawa History Foundation


    Po Box 2560, Kamuela, HI 96743

  • East Hawaii Cultural Council


    Po Box 1312, Keaau, HI 96749

  • East Hawaii Historical Society


    Po Box 4068, Hilo, HI 96720

  • Friends Of Hawaii Volcanoes National Park


    Po Box 653, Volcano, HI 96785

  • Hale Mua Cultural Group


    73-4384 Paiaha St, Kailua Kona, HI 96740

  • Hawai I Japanese Center


    751 Kanoelehua Ave, Hilo, HI 96720

  • Hawaii Natural History Association


    , Hawaii National Park, HI 96718

  • Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden


    Po Box 80, Papaikou, HI 96781
    http://www.htbg.com

  • Hilo Art Museum


    Po Box 636, Kurtistown, HI 96760

  • Hilo Orchid Society Inc


    Po Box 4294, Hilo, HI 96720

  • Hulihee Palace


    75-5718 Alii Dr, Kailua Kona, HI 96740
    http://www.huliheepalace.net

  • Kalani Honua


    , Pahoa, HI 96778

  • Kiholo Loko Ia


    Po Box 5395, Kailua Kona, HI 96740

  • Kilauea Drama And Entertainment Network


    , Keaau, HI 96749

  • Kona Historical Society


    Po Box 398, Captain Cook, HI 96704

  • Kona Outdoor Circle Educational Center And Sadie Seymour Bot


    76-6280 Kuakini Hwy, Kailua Kona, HI 96740
    http://www.konaoutdoorcircle.org

  • Laupahoehoe Train Museum


    Po Box 358, Laupahoehoe, HI 96764
    http://www.thetrainmuseum.com

  • Lyman House Memorial Museum


    276 Haili St, Hilo, HI 96720
    http://www.lymanmuseum.org

  • Onizuka Memorial Committee


    75-167 Hualalai Rd F Ste A, Kailua Kona, HI 96740

  • Onizuka Space Center


    1 Keahole St, Kailua Kona, HI 96740

  • Pacific Tsunami Museum Inc


    Po Box 806, Keaau, HI 96749

  • Paleaku Grdns Peace Sanctuary


    83-5401 Painted Church, Captain Cook, HI 96704

  • Paniolo Preservation Society


    Po Box 640, Kamuela, HI 96743
    http://www.paniolopreservation.org/?

  • Puako Historical Society


    Po Box 384239, Waikoloa, HI 96738

  • Pulama Ia Kona-heritage Preservation Council


    Po Box 398, Captain Cook, HI 96704

  • Virgil A Place Arboretum & Botanical Garden Inc


    Po Box 44555, Kamuela, HI 96743

  • Waimea Nature Park


    Po Box 437395, Kamuela, HI 96743

  • Waimea Preservation Association


    Po Box 6570, Kamuela, HI 96743

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Hawaii County, Hawaii affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Hawaii County, Hawaii.



Zip Codes in Hawaii County, Hawaii

96720 (pop. 42,916) 96740 (pop. 25,132) 96749 (pop. 11,553)
96778 (pop. 10,653) 96743 (pop. 8,546) 96704 (pop. 6,617)
96738 (pop. 5,269) 96727 (pop. 4,435) 96771 (pop. 4,410)
96755 (pop. 2,973) 96725 (pop. 2,956) 96785 (pop. 2,855)
96750 (pop. 2,629) 96719 (pop. 2,615) 96737 (pop. 2,112)
96760 (pop. 2,070) 96772 (pop. 1,930) 96783 (pop. 1,895)
96781 (pop. 1,573) 96777 (pop. 1,466) 96776 (pop. 1,396)
96764 (pop. 795) 96728 (pop. 587) 96780 (pop. 524)
96710 (pop. 370) 96774 (pop. 187) 96773 (pop. 182)
96718 (pop. 29)    


Area Code(s) in Hawaii County, Hawaii

808





Latitude/Longitude of Hawaii County, Hawaii

Lat: 19.683885 N        Long: -155.393159 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Hawaii County, Hawaii need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Hawaii

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.26 10.18 7.57 9.40 0.00 9.02
  Total Electric Industry 10.26 10.18 7.57 9.40 0.00 9.02
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.52 10.33 7.71 9.56 0.00 9.22
  Total Electric Industry 10.52 10.33 7.71 9.56 0.00 9.22
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.90 10.53 7.83 9.71 0.00 9.44
  Total Electric Industry 10.90 10.53 7.83 9.71 0.00 9.44
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 12.28 11.68 8.95 11.26 0.00 10.66
  Total Electric Industry 12.28 11.68 8.95 11.26 0.00 10.66
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 12.45 11.67 8.82 11.21 0.00 10.68
  Total Electric Industry 12.45 11.67 8.82 11.21 0.00 10.68
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 13.32 12.16 9.27 12.11 0.00 11.29
  Total Electric Industry 13.32 12.16 9.27 12.11 0.00 11.29
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 14.26 12.99 10.03 12.91 0.00 12.12
  Total Electric Industry 14.26 12.99 10.03 12.91 0.00 12.12
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 14.80 13.26 10.32 13.20 0.00 12.49
  Total Electric Industry 14.80 13.26 10.32 13.20 0.00 12.49
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 13.82 12.31 9.41 12.28 0.00 11.56
  Total Electric Industry 13.82 12.31 9.41 12.28 0.00 11.56
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 14.30 12.74 9.70 12.66 0.00 11.97
  Total Electric Industry 14.30 12.74 9.70 12.66 0.00 11.97
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 16.41 14.81 11.69 14.76 0.00 14.03
  Total Electric Industry 16.41 14.81 11.69 14.76 0.00 14.03
2001              
  Full-Service Providers 16.34 14.81 11.68 16.81 0.00 14.05
  Total Electric Industry 16.34 14.81 11.68 16.81 0.00 14.05
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 15.63 14.11 11.02 16.85 0.00 13.39
  Total Electric Industry 15.63 14.11 11.02 16.85 0.00 13.39
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 16.73 15.02 12.20 0.00 0.00 14.47
  Total Electric Industry 16.73 15.02 12.20 0.00 0.00 14.47
2004              
  Full-Service Providers 18.06 16.19 13.35 0.00 0.00 15.70
  Total Electric Industry 18.06 16.19 13.35 0.00 0.00 15.70
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 20.70 19.04 15.79 0.00 0.00 18.33
  Total Electric Industry 20.70 19.04 15.79 0.00 0.00 18.33
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 23.35 21.42 17.96 0.00 0.00 20.72
  Total Electric Industry 23.35 21.42 17.96 0.00 0.00 20.72

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Hawaii County, Hawaii

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 2,703   (4.5%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 2,337   (3.9%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 3,032   (5.1%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 6,124   (10.3%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 7,301   (12.3%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 10,785   (18.1%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 8,597   (14.4%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 4,689   (7.9%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 1,833   (3.1%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 2,944   (4.9%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 1,414   (2.4%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 631   (1.1%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 4,296   (7.2%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 2,836   (4.8%)


(updated 2010)



Household Size By Vehicles Available
(Hawaii County, Hawaii)

1-person household:

No vehicle available : 1,805

1 vehicle available : 11,893

2 vehicles available : 2,433

3 vehicles available : 363

4 or more vehicles available : 83

2-person household:

No vehicle available : 596

1 vehicle available : 7,166

2 vehicles available : 12,905

3 vehicles available : 2,306

4 or more vehicles available : 534

3-person household:

No vehicle available : 332

1 vehicle available : 2,086

2 vehicles available : 4,076

3 vehicles available : 1,817

4 or more vehicles available : 620

4-or-more-person household:

No vehicle available : 241

1 vehicle available : 2,435

2 vehicles available : 6,129

3 vehicles available : 4,165

4 or more vehicles available : 2,840


(updated 2013)



Household Size By Number Of Workers In Household
(Hawaii County, Hawaii)

1-person household:

No workers : 9,548

1 worker : 7,029

2-person household:

No workers : 8,785

1 worker : 7,820

2 workers : 6,902

3-person household:

No workers : 1,133

1 worker : 3,289

2 workers : 3,668

3 workers : 841

4-or-more-person household:

No workers : 1,482

1 worker : 4,590

2 workers : 6,019

3 or more workers : 3,719


(updated 2013)



Means of Transportation To Work
(Hawaii County, Hawaii)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 57,103

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 8,024

In 3-person carpool : 1,119

In 4-person carpool : 570

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 149

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 297

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 1,039

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 104

Motorcycle : 566

Bicycle : 492

Walked : 1,681

Other means : 1,012

Worked at home : 6,138


(updated 2013)



Travel Time To Work
(Hawaii County, Hawaii)

Less than 5 minutes : 2,305

5 to 9 minutes : 9,218

10 to 14 minutes : 11,201

15 to 19 minutes : 12,020

20 to 24 minutes : 9,176

25 to 29 minutes : 2,333

30 to 34 minutes : 10,465

35 to 39 minutes : 1,582

40 to 44 minutes : 1,967

45 to 59 minutes : 4,501

60 to 89 minutes : 4,087

90 or more minutes : 3,301


(updated 2013)



Occupations in Hawaii County, Hawaii

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 9,320  (27.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 7,337  (21.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 4,693  (14.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 1,649  (4.9%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 6,306  (18.8%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 10,287  (32.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 7,066  (22.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 11,616  (37.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 800  (2.5%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 148  (0.5%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Hawaii County, Hawaii

Employed: 81,286
Unemployed: 2,368



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Hawaii County, Hawaii

  • Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 26.6%
  • Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 3.3%
  • Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 10.5%
  • Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 28.7%
  • Other: 30.9%







There are 3,206 Farms In Hawaii County, Hawaii


(updated 2008)



Banks In Hawaii County, Hawaii

Bank Of Hawaii - 11 Branches


    Bank Assets: $163.4m
    Industry Specialization: Mortgage Lending
    Total Offices: 73

First Hawaiian Bank - 8 Branches


    Bank Assets: $140m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 62

American Savings Bank, Fsb - 5 Branches


    Bank Assets: $27m
    Industry Specialization: Mortgage Lending
    Total Offices: 62

Central Pacific Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $9.4m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 37

Hawaii National Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.2m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 14

Finance Factors, Ltd. - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $968.7k
    Industry Specialization: Mortgage Lending
    Total Offices: 13

Territorial Savings Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $3.2m
    Industry Specialization: Mortgage Lending
    Total Offices: 29

Homestreet Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $3.2m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 31

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Hawaii County, Hawaii

  • Hilo International


    (about 22.0 miles in Hilo, Hawaii; Airport Code: ITO)

  • General Lyman Field


    (about 22.0 miles in Hilo, Hawaii; Airport Code: ITO)

  • Waimea-Kohala


    (about 28.3 miles in Honokaa, Hawaii; Airport Code: MUE)

  • Waikoloa Heliport


    (about 34.5 miles in Waikoloa, Hawaii; Airport Code: WKL)

  • Kona Keahole


    (about 40.3 miles in Keauhou, Hawaii; Airport Code: QKV)

  • Keahole-Kona International


    (about 42.6 miles in Keauhou, Hawaii; Airport Code: KOA)

  • Keahole


    (about 42.6 miles in Keauhou, Hawaii; Airport Code: KOA)

  • Kona International Airport at Keahole


    (about 42.6 miles in Keauhou, Hawaii; Airport Code: KOA)

  • Upolu


    (about 50.3 miles in Hawi, Hawaii; Airport Code: UPP)

  • Hana Airport


    (about 86.9 miles in Hana, Hawaii; Airport Code: HNM)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Hawaii County, Hawaii

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

68.62%

Carpooled

19.71%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.57%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.01%

Subway Or Elevated

0.02%

Railroad

0.01%

Ferryboat

0.01%

Taxicab

0.10%

Motorcycle

0.45%

Bicycle

0.32%

Walked

2.95%

Other Means

1.09%

Worked At Home

6.12%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Hawaii County, Hawaii, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.



(updated 2010)



Household Type By Tenure
(Hawaii County, Hawaii)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 23,873

Renter-occupied housing units : 6,863

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 2,834

Renter-occupied housing units : 1,585

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 4,030

Renter-occupied housing units : 4,348

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 11,820

Renter-occupied housing units : 9,472


(updated 2013)



Mortgage Status By Age of Householder
(Hawaii County, Hawaii)

Housing units with a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 1,992

Householder 35 to 44 years : 4,449

Householder 45 to 54 years : 6,580

Householder 55 to 59 years : 4,292

Householder 60 to 64 years : 3,325

Householder 65 to 74 years : 4,563

Householder 75 years and over : 1,149

Housing units without a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 485

Householder 35 to 44 years : 842

Householder 45 to 54 years : 2,205

Householder 55 to 59 years : 2,567

Householder 60 to 64 years : 2,315

Householder 65 to 74 years : 3,289

Householder 75 years and over : 4,504


(updated 2013)



Gross Rent As A Percentage Of Household Income
(Hawaii County, Hawaii)

Less than 10.0 percent : 471

10.0 to 14.9 percent : 1,424

15.0 to 19.9 percent : 1,517

20.0 to 24.9 percent : 2,544

25.0 to 29.9 percent : 1,599

30.0 to 34.9 percent : 1,456

35.0 to 39.9 percent : 1,842

40.0 to 49.9 percent : 2,025

50.0 percent or more : 5,184

Not computed : 4,206


(updated 2013)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Hawaii County, Hawaii)

Built 2010 or later : $290,500

Built 2000 to 2009 : $328,900

Built 1990 to 1999 : $293,200

Built 1980 to 1989 : $290,700

Built 1970 to 1979 : $279,900

Built 1960 to 1969 : $319,300

Built 1950 to 1959 : $251,400

Built 1940 to 1949 : $257,300

Built 1939 or earlier : $287,600


(updated 2013)







Percentage of Family Households in Hawaii County, Hawaii: 66.2%

Percentage of Family Households in Hawaii: 68.9%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Hawaii County, Hawaii

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 1,004 1,004 $151,009,732
  Two Family 1 2 $90,000
  Three and Four Family 11 44 $14,455,700
  Five or More Family 6 48 $2,426,500
  Total

1,022 1,098 $167,981,932
2000        
  Single Family 1,356 1,356 $222,175,791
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 8 31 $2,240,000
  Five or More Family 12 116 $6,950,000
  Total

1,376 1,503 $231,365,791
2001        
  Single Family 1,249 1,249 $239,964,373
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 6 24 $1,800,000
  Five or More Family 19 114 $9,120,000
  Total

1,274 1,387 $250,884,373
2002        
  Single Family 1,303 1,303 $300,638,206
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 2 8 $600,000
  Five or More Family 13 130 $12,650,000
  Total

1,318 1,441 $313,888,206
2003        
  Single Family 1,846 1,846 $364,338,939
  Two Family 4 8 $953,600
  Three and Four Family 13 48 $5,603,950
  Five or More Family 27 171 $17,558,400
  Total

1,890 2,073 $388,454,889
2004        
  Single Family 2,169 2,169 $509,940,537
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 22 86 $6,303,820
  Five or More Family 105 780 $144,421,059
  Total

2,296 3,035 $660,665,416
2005        
  Single Family 2,533 2,533 $593,597,296
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 22 88 $31,664,474
  Five or More Family 69 491 $95,805,726
  Total

2,624 3,112 $721,067,496
2006        
  Single Family 1,731 1,731 $448,890,540
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 20 76 $20,464,000
  Five or More Family 7 67 $7,779,600
  Total

1,758 1,874 $477,134,140


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Hawaii County, HI): $39,805
Median Household Income In 2000 (Hawaii): $49,820


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Hawaii County): $155,400
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Hawaii): $249,300


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Hawaii County, Hawaii

Utility Gas: 1.6%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 7.5%
Electricity: 36.7%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.1%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 2.2%
Solar Energy: 1.3%
Other Fuel: 0.1%
No Fuel Used: 50.5%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Hawaii County, Hawaii

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 20.44%
  • Juvenile facilities : 0.77%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 21.3%
  • Other institutional facilities : 0.38%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • College/University student housing : 22.61%
  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 34.5%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Hawaii County): $645
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Hawaii): $779
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Hawaii County): $977


(updated 2010)



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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Hawaii County, Hawaii are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Hawaii County, Hawaii

West Hawaii Home Health Svcs


     Address: 82-5899 Old Government Road, Captain Cook, Hawaii 96704
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 10/17/1996

Hilo Medical Center Home Care


     Address: 1190 Waianuenue Ave, Hilo, Hawaii 96720
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 12/1/1969

Kohala Home Hlth Care Of N Hi


     Address: 67 1125 Mamalahoa Hwy, Kamuela, Hawaii 96743
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 5/22/1990

Hospitals Close To Hawaii County, Hawaii

Hilo Medical Center


     Address: 1190 Waianuenue Avenue, Hilo, Hawaii 96720
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - State

Kona Community Hospital


     Address: 79-1019 Haukapila Street, Kealakekua, Hawaii 96750
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - State

North Hawaii Community Hospital


     Address: 67 1125 Mamalahoa Highway, Kamuela, Hawaii 96743
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Hawaii County, Hawaii

Hilo Medical Center


     Address: 1190 Waianuenue Ave, Hilo, Hawaii 96720
     Ownership: Government - State
     Number of Residents: 133
     Percent Occupied: 99%

Kona Community Hospital


     Address: 79-1019 Haukapila Street, Kealakekua, Hawaii 96750
     Ownership: Government - State
     Number of Residents: 31
     Percent Occupied: 91%

Kau Hospital


     Address: 1 Kamani Street, Pahala, Hawaii 96777
     Ownership: Government - State
     Number of Residents: 15
     Percent Occupied: 94%

Kohala Hospital


     Address: 54-383 Hospital Road, Kapaau, Hawaii 96755
     Ownership: Government - State
     Number of Residents: 23
     Percent Occupied: 96%

Hale Ho'ola Hamakua


     Address: 45-547 Plumeria Street, Honokaa, Hawaii 96727
     Ownership: Government - State
     Number of Residents: 43
     Percent Occupied: 93%

Life Care Center Of Hilo


     Address: 944 West Kawailani Street, Hilo, Hawaii 96720
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 252
     Percent Occupied: 100%

Hale Anuenue Restorative Care


     Address: 1333 Waianuenue Avenue, Hilo, Hawaii 96720
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 116
     Percent Occupied: 97%

Life Care Center Of Kona


     Address: 78-6957 Kamehameha Iii Road, Kailua Kona, Hawaii 96740
     Ownership: For Profit - Individual
     Number of Residents: 84
     Percent Occupied: 89%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Hawaii County, Hawaii

Name:
Address:
Distance: 0 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Hawaii County, Hawaii

    Retired Workers: 20,525
    Disabled Workers: 4,120
    Widowers Workers: 2,435
    Spouses Workers: 1,185
    Children Workers: 2,545


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In Hawaii County, Hawaii


Charges


Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $12,000
Regular Highways: $296,000
Housing & Community Development: $334,000
Parking Facilities: $13,000
Parks & Recreation: $1,438,000
Sewerage: $6,551,000
Solid Waste Management: $7,929,000
All Other: $3,683,000


Revenue


Water Utilities: $34,048,000


Federal Intergovernmental


Highways: $6,640,000
Housing & Community Development: $15,203,000
All Other: $11,465,000


State Intergovernmental


General Support: $24,999,000
Health & Hospitals: $10,702,000
Highways: $331,000
All Other: $6,263,000
Water Utilities: $6,381,000


Current Operations


Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, Nec: $342,000
Financial Administration: $7,336,000
Fire Protection: $26,883,000
Judicial And Legal Services: $8,659,000
Central Staff Services: $8,804,000
General Public Buildings: $3,296,000
Health Services - Other: $16,932,000
Regular Highways: $14,899,000
Housing & Community Development: $12,328,000
Natural Resources - Other: $466,000
Parking Facilities: $12,000
Parks & Recreation: $15,215,000
Police Protection: $41,227,000
Protective Inspection And Regulation, Nec: $3,083,000
Sewerage: $6,656,000
Solid Waste Management: $23,199,000
General - Other: $35,849,000
Water Utilities: $30,173,000
Transit Utilities: $4,938,000


Construction


Fire Protection: $526,000
Regular Highways: $14,455,000
Housing & Community Development: $4,223,000
Natural Resources - Other: $263,000
Parks & Recreation: $3,679,000
Sewerage: $3,942,000
General: $3,416,000
Water Utilities: $1,466,000


Other Capital Outlay


Housing & Community Development: $80,000
General - Other: $4,137,000


General


Interest On Debt: $9,848,000


Tax


Property: $153,207,000
Motor Fuels Sales: $7,857,000
Public Utilities: $7,329,000
Motor Vehicle License: $8,339,000
Occupation & Business License, Nec: $1,205,000
Other License: $7,000,000


Miscellaneous


Property Sale Other: $438,000
Interest Earnings: $6,794,000
Fines & Forfeits: $1,069,000
Rents: $66,000
Royalties: $477,000
General Revenue, Nec: $453,000


Sinking Fund


Cash & Deposits: $17,101,000


Bond Fund


Cash & Deposits: $118,236,000


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $108,058,000



Otal Salaries & Wages: $100,567,000
Ong Term Debt Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $28,887,000
Ong Term Debt Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $14,416,000
Ong Term Debt Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpo: $197,671,000


Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding


Unspecified Public Purpose: $183,200,000


(updated 2006)



Hawaii County, Hawaii Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 60.86%
  • Bush & Cheney 38.18%
  • Other 0.96%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Hawaii County, Hawaii citizens.

Relocation to Hawaii County, HI

6.70 % of Hawaii County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $48,782

Hawaii Average 6.39 %

0.17 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $27,563

Hawaii Average 0.70 %

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Hawaii County, HI (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Honolulu County , HI 1.22 % ($36,483 AGI )
  • Maui County , HI 0.32 % ($36,386 AGI )
  • Los Angeles County , CA 0.25 % ($51,293 AGI )
  • San Diego County , CA 0.22 % ($40,292 AGI )
  • Orange County , CA 0.16 % ($176,094 AGI )
  • Clark County , NV 0.16 % ($68,957 AGI )
  • King County , WA 0.14 % ($39,300 AGI )
  • Maricopa County , AZ 0.10 % ($47,085 AGI )
  • Alameda County , CA 0.09 % ($78,407 AGI )
  • Riverside County , CA 0.09 % ($42,824 AGI )

Relocation away from Hawaii County, HI

4.72 % of Hawaii County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $38,691

Hawaii Average 5.89 %

0.13 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $28,795

Hawaii Average 0.33 %

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Hawaii County, HI (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Honolulu County , HI 0.98 % ($31,041 AGI )
  • Maui County , HI 0.22 % ($37,416 AGI )
  • Clark County , NV 0.18 % ($31,330 AGI )
  • King County , WA 0.13 % ($22,280 AGI )
  • Los Angeles County , CA 0.12 % ($47,181 AGI )
  • Maricopa County , AZ 0.09 % ($34,855 AGI )
  • San Diego County , CA 0.09 % ($41,094 AGI )
  • Orange County , CA 0.06 % ($37,667 AGI )
  • Multnomah County , OR 0.06 % ($29,000 AGI )
  • Riverside County , CA 0.04 % ($34,000 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Hawaii

Low Bracket: $2,400 (1.40%)
High Bracket: $48,000 (8.25%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Hawaii

4.00%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Hawaii County, Hawaii is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Hawaii County, Hawaii


On 03/25/1988, a tornado touched down 14.48 miles from the center of Hawaii County, Hawaii. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 03/26/1988, a tornado touched down 14.48 miles from the center of Hawaii County, Hawaii. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 03/20/1980, a tornado touched down 19.1 miles from the center of Hawaii County, Hawaii. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50 to $500.

On 04/03/1986, a tornado touched down 19.1 miles from the center of Hawaii County, Hawaii. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $500 to $5,000.



Storms In Hawaii County, Hawaii

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
03/14/2004, 09:40 am 0 0 $550K --
10/24/2001, 05:00 pm 0 0 $30K --
11/01/2000, 08:20 pm 0 0 $70M --
09/08/1996, 09:00 pm 0 0 $1M --
03/03/1996, 01:45 am 0 0 $100K $150K
         
High Surf        
07/21/1994, 12:00 am 0 0 $1K --
         
Lightning        
11/18/1997, 08:00 pm 0 1 -- --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
02/27/2004, 11:30 pm 0 0 -- $750K
         
Wild Fires        
11/18/2003, 10:50 am 0 0 -- $15K
         
Wind        
12/04/1993, 12:00 am 0 1 $5M --
01/06/1993, 10:00 pm 0 0 $500K --
         



Tornados In Hawaii County, Hawaii

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

Tornado

  2004-02-27 5 25 -- 0 0 -- --
  1988-03-26 -- 10 1 0 0 -- --
  1988-03-25 -- 10 1 0 0 -- --
  1986-04-03 -- 50 -- 0 0 $3K --
  1980-03-20 1 10 1 0 0 -- --
  1978-11-20 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1971-01-28 1 100 -- 0 4 $3M --
  1955-01-01 1 10 -- 0 0 -- --
  1955-01-01 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --



Hurricanes And Storms In Hawaii County, Hawaii

  • Category 5: PAKA - December 1997 - Wind Speed: 146 Knots *
  • Category 5: OLIWA - September 1997 - Wind Speed: 140 Knots *
  • Category 5: JOHN - August 1994 - Wind Speed: 144 Knots *
  • Category 5: GILMA - July 1994 - Wind Speed: 140 Knots *
  • Category 4: DANIEL - July 2006 - Wind Speed: 117 Knots *
  • Category 4: DORA - August 1999 - Wind Speed: 118 Knots *
  • Category 4: PAKA - December 1997 - Wind Speed: 126 Knots *
  • Category 4: OLIWA - September 1997 - Wind Speed: 125 Knots *
  • Category 4: JIMENA - August 1997 - Wind Speed: 115 Knots *
  • Category 4: JOHN - August 1994 - Wind Speed: 125 Knots *
  • Category 4: GILMA - July 1994 - Wind Speed: 129 Knots *
  • Category 4: EMILIA - July 1994 - Wind Speed: 129 Knots *
  • Category 4: INIKI - September 1992 - Wind Speed: 115 Knots
  • Category 4: MARIE - September 1990 - Wind Speed: 118 Knots *
  • Category 4: FABIO - August 1988 - Wind Speed: 118 Knots *
  • Category 4: ESTELLE - July 1986 - Wind Speed: 115 Knots *
  • Category 4: RICK - September 1985 - Wind Speed: 122 Knots *
  • Category 4: IGNACIO - July 1985 - Wind Speed: 115 Knots *
  • Category 4: RAYMOND - October 1983 - Wind Speed: 120 Knots *
  • Category 4: SUSAN - October 1978 - Wind Speed: 115 Knots


* Hurricane and storm wind is an average wind speed during the storms's life in Hawaii County, Hawaii



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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Hawaii County, Hawaii directly or research local government web sites.

Number of Sex Offenders In Hawaii

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
1,957 2,170 2,382 2,500 2,843 2,934 3,404 3,342 2,940 2,967


(updated 2014)



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