Honokaa, Hawaii

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Honokaa, Hawaii

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High Points

Honokaa strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Hawaii):

Category Trophy
Racial Diversity
(vs. Peers)
Top 4% trophy Honokaa Racial Diversity
Public Transportation Use
(vs. Peers)
Top 5% trophy Honokaa Public Transportation Use
Affordability of Property Taxes
(vs. Peers)
Top 6% Honokaa Affordability of Property Taxes
Affordability of Rents
(vs. State)
Top 17% Honokaa Affordability of Rents

Comparative Profile of Honokaa, Hawaii

Comparing Honokaa to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Hawaii (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Racial Diversity 10 10
Senior Citizens 9 10
Age of the Population 8 8
Male Share of the Population 6 1
Children Under 5 Years Old 6 5
Female Share of the Population 5 10
Well-Paid Single Men 5 4


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 10 4
Portion of People Married 6 6


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Median Family Income 7 4
People Above Poverty 6 6
People in Middle Class or Better 6 5
College Educated Adults 5 3

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Public Transportation Use 10 7
Working at Home 8 6
Short Commute Times 1 3
Walking and Biking to Work 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Property Taxes 10 9
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 9 7
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 8 5
Housing Recently Built 6 2
Affordability of Rents 3 9
People Living Alone 2 5

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Honokaa Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 174 miles SE of Honolulu, Hawaii
County Hawaii
Standard Zip Codes 96727
Phone Area Codes 808
Time Zone Hawaii (-10 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city does not observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 20.08
Longitude -155.51

Honokaa Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Station OOKALA 223
Distance 15.4 miles
Jan Temp 64 to 77 F
Apr Temp 65 to 77 F
Jul Temp 69 to 80 F
Oct Temp 70 to 81 F
Annual Precip 121.5 inches
Distance 38.1 miles
Jan Temp 34 to 50 F
Apr Temp 35 to 52 F
Jul Temp 40 to 57 F
Oct Temp 39 to 55 F
Annual Precip 18.7 inches
Distance 39.1 miles
Jan Temp 64 to 79 F
Apr Temp 66 to 79 F
Jul Temp 69 to 83 F
Oct Temp 69 to 83 F
Annual Precip 126.2 inches
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Honokaa Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 2,233 100%
Male 1,084 48.5%
Female 1,149 51.5%
Under 18 562 25.2%
18+ 1,671 74.8%
65+ 482 21.6%
Median Age 40.2
Average Family Size 3.37
White 559 25%
African-American 2 0.1%
Asian 957 42.9%
American Indian & Alaskan 1 0%
Other 23 1%
Mixed Race 603 27%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 215 9.6%

Honokaa Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 72.5%
Portuguese 17.4%
US/American 1.7%
German 1.6%
Irish 1.3%
Italian 1%
Dutch 0.8%
English 0.7%
Scottish 0.6%
Norwegian 0.5%
Swedish 0.4%
Northern European 0.3%
Russian 0.3%
British 0.3%
Scotch-Irish 0.3%
French (except Basque) 0.2%
European 0.2%
French Canadian 0.2%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Honokaa, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Paauhau (96727)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Honokaa 2,233 $45,962
Hawi 938 $51,364
Kapaau 1,159 $50,703
Laupahoehoe 473 $30,000
Paauilo 571 $34,792
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Honokaa High Schools (2004)

A Title I School.
Serves 817 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 14.6

Honokaa Colleges

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