Kurtistown, Hawaii

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Kurtistown, Hawaii

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High Points

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

Category Trophy
Racial Diversity
(vs. Peers)
Top 6% Kurtistown Racial Diversity
Affordability of Property Taxes
(vs. Peers)
Top 10% Kurtistown Affordability of Property Taxes
College Educated Adults
(vs. Peers)
Top 16% Kurtistown College Educated Adults

Comparative Profile of Kurtistown, Hawaii

Comparing Kurtistown 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 7
Male Share of the Population 9 5
Well-Paid Single Men 8 7
Age of the Population 8 9
Well-Paid Single Women 6 6
Senior Citizens 6 9
Female Share of the Population 2 6
Children Under 5 Years Old 2 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 10 4
Portion of People Married 6 5


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
College Educated Adults 9 7
Median Family Income 8 5
People Above Poverty 7 7
People in Middle Class or Better 5 4

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Working at Home 10 8
Public Transportation Use 8 4
Short Commute Times 5 7
Walking and Biking to Work 4 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Property Taxes 10 8
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 8 5
Housing Recently Built 8 4
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 4 2
People Living Alone 3 8
Affordability of Rents 2 8

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Kurtistown Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 216 miles SE of Honolulu, Hawaii
County Hawaii
Standard Zip Codes 96760
Phone Area Codes 808
Time Zone Hawaii (-10 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city does not observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 19.603
Longitude -155.057

Kurtistown Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 7.8 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
Station NAALEHU 14
Distance 50.6 miles
Jan Temp 62 to 77 F
Apr Temp 64 to 78 F
Jul Temp 67 to 81 F
Oct Temp 67 to 81 F
Annual Precip 48.3 inches
Distance 57.7 miles
Jan Temp 64 to 79 F
Apr Temp 67 to 82 F
Jul Temp 70 to 84 F
Oct Temp 70 to 84 F
Annual Precip 11.1 inches
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Kurtistown Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,157 100%
Male 581 50.2%
Female 576 49.8%
Under 18 296 25.6%
18+ 861 74.4%
65+ 192 16.6%
Median Age 40.5
Average Family Size 3.34
White 208 18%
African-American 6 0.5%
Asian 472 40.8%
American Indian & Alaskan 6 0.5%
Other 7 0.6%
Mixed Race 380 32.8%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 101 8.7%

Kurtistown 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) 79.3%
Portuguese 4.5%
German 4%
English 2.5%
Irish 2.3%
Swedish 1.6%
US/American 1.3%
Polish 1.2%
Celtic 0.7%
African 0.6%
Canadian 0.4%
Hungarian 0.3%
Scottish 0.3%
French (except Basque) 0.3%
European 0.2%
Austrian 0.2%
Russian 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Kurtistown 1,157 $51,176
Hilo 40,759 $48,150
Keaau 2,010 $43,347
Mountain View 2,799 $33,750
Pahoa 962 $43,571
Papaikou 1,414 $40,446
Pepeekeo 1,697 $35,345
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