Cities and Towns

State of Hawaii

Hawaii, abbreviated "HI", is in the Pacific region of the U.S. Its capital is Honolulu. There were 1,421,658 people in Hawaii as per 2018 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) 2017-18, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

RANKS
CITY OR TOWN
COLLEGES
STUDENTS
1Honolulu1636,993
2Hilo26,358
3Kailua Kona117
4Lihue11,346
5Kaneohe12,511
6Kapolei13,082
7Laie13,143
8Kahului13,302
9Pearl City16,805

Largest Hawaii Cities and Towns

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CITY OR TOWNPOPULATION
Pukalani8,340
Schofield Barracks20,229
Honolulu350,788
Wahiawa17,555
Waikapu3,294
Wailea5,602
Wailua Homesteads6,212
Waimalu13,158
Waimanalo6,578
Waipio11,607
Waipio Acres5,432
Whitmore Village4,496
Ahuimanu8,085
Aiea9,332
Captain Cook3,949
Ewa Beach15,047
Ewa Gentry24,181
Ewa Villages8,087
Haleiwa3,625
Hanamaulu5,386

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Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2017, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Demographics

People

Total Population1,421,658
Male Share of the Population50.2%
Female Share of the Population49.8%
Senior Citizens16.7%
Employed Population 16+695,140
Age of the Population38.8

Families

% of people married49.8%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher32%
Median Earnings25+$40,239
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$24,658
Median Earnings With High School Degree$31,826

Wealth

Median Family Income$87,024
% Above Poverty Level89.7%
% Below Poverty Level10.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time27 minutes
% Working from Home4.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work5.6%
% Using Public Transportation6.6%

Housing

People Living Alone23.9%
Median Gross Rent$1,507
Median House Value$563,900

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)73.2%
German5.9%
Irish4.4%
English3.8%
Portuguese3.4%
Italian2.2%
French Except Basque1.3%
Scottish1.1%
Polish0.9%
Swedish0.7%
Norwegian0.7%
Dutch0.6%
Russian0.4%
Danishn0.3%
Welsh0.3%
African0.2%
Swiss0.2%
Hungarian0.2%
Arab0.2%
Canadian0.2%
Czech0.2%
Greek0.2%
Ukrainian0.1%
West Indian0.1%
Jamaican0.1%
Lebanese0.1%
Brazilian0.1%
Finnish0.1%
Slovak0.1%
Lithuanian0.1%
Austrian0.1%
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Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2017, 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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