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Cities and Towns

State of Hawaii

Hawaii, abbreviated "HI", is in the Pacific region of the U.S. Its capital is Honolulu. There were 1,406,299 people in Hawaii as per 2016 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) 2015-16, National Center for Education Statistics, https://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

RANKS
CITY OR TOWN
COLLEGES
STUDENTS
1 Honolulu 18 42,205
2 Hilo 2 6,916
3 Kailua Kona 1 26
4 Lihue 1 1,401
5 Kaneohe 1 2,610
6 Kapolei 1 2,692
7 Laie 1 2,718
8 Kahului 1 3,593
9 Pearl City 1 7,535

Largest Hawaii Cities and Towns

If you don't find the city or town you want in the list here, you can find ALL cities and towns by navigating through these alphabetical links:

A-D    E-H    I-L    M-P    Q-U    V-Z   

CITY OR TOWN POPULATION
Ahuimanu 8,354
Aiea 9,262
Ainaloa 3,596
Anahola 1,951
Captain Cook 4,594
Eleele 2,604
Ewa Beach 14,287
Ewa Gentry 22,676
Ewa Villages 7,356
Haiku-Pauwela 7,846
Halawa 14,812
Haleiwa 3,576
Hana 1,258
Hanalei 210
Hanamaulu 4,946
Hanapepe 2,630
Hauula 3,755
Hawaiian Acres 2,516
Hawaiian Beaches 4,453
Hawaiian Ocean View 4,276

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

People

Total Population 1,406,299
Male Share of the Population 50.5%
Female Share of the Population 49.5%
Senior Citizens 15.6%
Employed Population 16+ 678,279
Age of the Population 38

Families

% of people married 49.9%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 30.8%
Median Earnings25+ $37,674
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $23,523
Median Earnings With High School Degree $30,971

Wealth

Median Family Income $80,778
% Above Poverty Level 88.8%
% Below Poverty Level 11.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 27 minutes
% Working from Home 4.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work 5.6%
% Using Public Transportation 6.5%

Housing

People Living Alone 23.6%
Median Gross Rent $1,438
Median House Value $515,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 74.4%
US/American 0%
English 3.9%
Irish 4.5%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, 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

Hawaii flag
Hawaii State Flag

Hawaii seal
Hawaii State Seal

Info for Hawaii Government Officials

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