Schofield Barracks, Hawaii

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Schofield Barracks, Hawaii

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.

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High Points

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

Category Trophy
Walking and Biking to Work
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Top 1% trophy Schofield Barracks Walking and Biking to Work
Short Commute Times
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Top 1% trophy Schofield Barracks Short Commute Times
Affordability of Property Taxes
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Top 2% trophy Schofield Barracks Affordability of Property Taxes
Racial Diversity
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Top 4% trophy Schofield Barracks Racial Diversity

Comparative Profile of Schofield Barracks, Hawaii

Comparing Schofield Barracks 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
Children Under 5 Years Old 10 10
Male Share of the Population 10 10
Racial Diversity 10 10
Age of the Population 1 1
Female Share of the Population 1 1
Senior Citizens 1 1
Well-Paid Single Men 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 10 10
Average Household Size 10 9


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Above Poverty 6 8
College Educated Adults 4 4
Median Family Income 2 1
People in Middle Class or Better 1 1

Commute & Sprawl

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


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Property Taxes 10 9
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 4 4
Housing Recently Built 3 1
Affordability of Rents 1 2
People Living Alone 1 1
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 1 1

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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

  • 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
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
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Schofield Barracks Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 14,428 100%
Male 8,710 60.4%
Female 5,718 39.6%
Under 18 4,631 32.1%
18+ 9,797 67.9%
65+ 15 0.1%
Median Age 22.1
Average Family Size 3.58
White 8,137 56.4%
African-American 3,154 21.9%
Asian 559 3.9%
American Indian & Alaskan 158 1.1%
Other 1,246 8.6%
Mixed Race 936 6.5%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 2,337 16.2%

Schofield Barracks 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) 50.3%
German 12.4%
Irish 7.9%
US/American 7.8%
Italian 3.4%
English 3.1%
Polish 2.4%
French (except Basque) 2.3%
Scottish 1.4%
African 1.3%
French Canadian 1.1%
Scotch-Irish 1%
European 0.8%
Norwegian 0.6%
Jamaican 0.5%
Swedish 0.3%
Canadian 0.3%
Lithuanian 0.2%
Hungarian 0.2%
Welsh 0.2%
Haitian 0.2%
Danish 0.2%
Romanian 0.2%
Portuguese 0.2%
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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 Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Schofield Barracks 14,428 $32,970
Haleiwa 2,225 $48,553
Pearl City 30,976 $67,246
Wahiawa 16,151 $46,524
Waialua 3,761 $51,801
Waianae 10,506 $48,145
Waipahu 33,108 $51,855
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