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Overview

Introduction to Schofield Barracks, Hawaii

Schofield Barracks, Hawaii, in Honolulu county, is 18 miles NW of Honolulu, Hawaii. The town is part of the Honolulu metropolitan area. Approximately 14,428 people reside in Schofield Barracks.

Schofield Barracks History

Apart from being a census designated place, Schofield Barracks is also a United States Army installation. The town was named in honor of Lieutenant General John McAllister Schofield. In 1908, the base was founded for the purpose of providing mobile defense to Pearl Harbor as well as the whole island.

Schofield Barracks and nearby Attractions

  • Keana Point State Park
  • Wahiawa Botanical Garden
  • Bishop Museum
  • Haleiwa Alii Beach Park
  • Laniakea Beach

Things To Do In Schofield Barracks

Tourists can visit numerous parks in Schofield Barracks including the Stoneman Field, Ralston Field and Davis Field. The Bishop Museum and Honolulu Academy of Arts is popular among all who love history. One can also enjoy the concerts of the Honolulu Symphony. Other notable places that quality time can be spent include the Hawaii Theatre and the Neal Blaisdell Center Concert Hall. The Honolulu Zoo and the Foster Botanical Garden are also worth visiting.

Schofield Barracks Transportation

Honolulu International Airport is the closest airport.

Schofield Barracks Higher Education

The Leeward Community College, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Brigham Young University - Hawaii campus, Honolulu Community College, and many other colleges and universities offer higher educational facilities.

People

Total Population 20,858
Male Share of the Population 60.8%
Female Share of the Population 39.2%
Senior Citizens 0.1%
Employed Population 16+ 9,872
Age of the Population 22

Families

% of people married 61.9%
Average household size 4

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 19%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $52,971
% Above Poverty Level 91.4%
% Below Poverty Level 8.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 11 minutes
% Working from Home 8.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work 23.2%
% Using Public Transportation 0.3%

Housing

People Living Alone 3%
Median Gross Rent $2,419
Median House Value $0

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 56.9%
US/American 0%
English 6.4%
Irish 8.6%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Schofield Barracks Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 18 miles NW of Honolulu, Hawaii
County Honolulu
Metro Area Honolulu
Standard Zip Codes 96857
Phone Area Codes 808
Time Zone Hawaii (-10 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city does not observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 21.49
Longitude -158.06

Schofield Barracks Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station WAIALUA 847
Distance 6.4 miles
Jan Temp 60 to 79 F
Apr Temp 63 to 80 F
Jul Temp 67 to 86 F
Oct Temp 66 to 85 F
Annual Precip 29.7 inches
Station OPAEULA 870
Distance 6.7 miles
Jan Temp 61 to 77 F
Apr Temp 61 to 77 F
Jul Temp 66 to 81 F
Oct Temp 65 to 82 F
Annual Precip 49.7 inches
Station WAIMEA ARBORETUM 892.2
Distance 9.9 miles
Jan Temp 61 to 79 F
Apr Temp 64 to 82 F
Jul Temp 68 to 86 F
Oct Temp 67 to 86 F
Annual Precip 54.6 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Helemano Mltry Res (96857)

Helemano Mltry Reservation (96857)

Schofield (96857)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Haleiwa 3,576 $73,826
Wahiawa 17,484 $68,450
Waialua 3,690 $88,906
Waianae 13,632 $67,727
Waipahu 41,165 $74,262

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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