Cities and Towns

State of Hawaii

Hawaii, abbreviated "HI", is in the Pacific region of the U.S. Its capital is Honolulu. There were 1,422,029 people in Hawaii as per 2019 Occupational Employment Statistics, BLS.gov. The state ratified the US Constitution and officially became part of the country on August 21, 1959.

Please explore the cities and towns of Hawaii, below.

Top Hawaii College Towns


Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2018-19, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

RANKS
CITY OR TOWN
COLLEGES
STUDENTS
1Honolulu1536,035
2Kahului23,152
3Hilo26,038
4Kailua Kona114
5Lihue11,486
6Kaneohe12,460
7Kapolei13,128
8Laie13,176
9Pearl City16,709

Largest Hawaii Cities and Towns

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CITY OR TOWNPOPULATION
Captain Cook3,987
Ewa Beach14,717
Ewa Gentry25,752
Ewa Villages7,118
Lanai2,802
Makaha Valley1,636
Makena168
Maunaloa365
Orchidlands Estates3,197
Paauilo627
Poipu995
Princeville1,952
Puhi3,911
Pukalani7,769
Waikapu3,483
Wailea5,656
Wailua Homesteads5,900
Waimalu13,384
Waimanalo6,135
Waipio11,508

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Source: American Community Survey, 2018, U.S. Census Bureau, https://www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Demographics

People

Total Population1,422,029
Male Share of the Population50.2%
Female Share of the Population49.8%
Senior Citizens17.3%
Employed Population 16+700,228
Age of the Population38.9

Families

% of people married49.9%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher30.1%
Median Earnings25+$41,126
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$26,333
Median Earnings With High School Degree$32,466

Wealth

Median Family Income$90,935
% Above Poverty Level90.1%
% Below Poverty Level9.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time27 minutes
% Working from Home4.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work5.4%
% Using Public Transportation6.5%

Housing

People Living Alone23.8%
Median Gross Rent$1,566
Median House Value$587,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)72.8%
German5.7%
Irish4.3%
English3.9%
Portuguese3.4%
Italian2.1%
French Except Basque1.3%
Scottish1.1%
Polish0.9%
Swedish0.7%
Norwegian0.7%
Dutch0.6%
Russian0.4%
Welsh0.3%
Danishn0.3%
Arab0.2%
African0.2%
Hungarian0.2%
Swiss0.2%
Canadian0.2%
Greek0.2%
West Indian0.2%
Ukrainian0.1%
Slovak0.1%
Jamaican0.1%
Iranian0.1%
Austrian0.1%
Lebanese0.1%
Brazilian0.1%
Czech0.1%
Lithuanian0.1%
Finnish0.1%
Romanian0.1%
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Source: American Community Survey, 2018, U.S. Census Bureau, https://www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Notable Places

Ala Kahakai (Trail)
73-4786 Kanalani Street, #14
Kailua-Kona, Hawaii 96740
808-326-6012 ext 101

Haleakala (Park)
Haleakala National Park
Makawao, Maui, Hawaii 96768
808-572-4400

Hawaii Volcanoes (Park)
Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park
Hawai'i National Park, Hawaii 96718-0052
808-985-6000

Kalaupapa (Historic Site)
Kalaupapa National Historical Park
Kalaupapa, Hawaii 96742
808-567-6802

Kaloko-Honokohau (Historic Site)
73-4786 Kanalani St.
Kailua-Kona, Hawaii 96740
808-329-6881 ext 1

Puukohola Heiau (Historic Site)
Pu'ukohola Heiau NHS
Kawaihae, Hawaii 96743
808-882-7218

Pu`uhonua O Honaunau (Historic Site)
Pu`uhonua o Honaunau National Historical Park
Honaunau, Hawaii 96726
808-328-2326

U S S Arizona (Monument/Memorial)
1 Arizona Memorial Place
Honolulu, Hawaii 96818
808-422-0561

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