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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 1,413,673 people in Hawaii as per 2017 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) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

RANKS
CITY OR TOWN
COLLEGES
STUDENTS
1Honolulu1739,230
2Hilo26,622
3Kailua Kona117
4Lihue11,401
5Kaneohe12,511
6Laie12,866
7Kapolei12,939
8Kahului13,342
9Pearl City17,262

Largest Hawaii Cities and Towns

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

CITY OR TOWNPOPULATION
Ahuimanu8,312
Aiea9,594
Ainaloa3,102
Anahola1,902
Captain Cook4,378
Eleele2,739
Ewa Beach15,165
Ewa Gentry23,168
Ewa Villages7,568
Haiku-Pauwela7,564
Halawa14,455
Haleiwa3,392
Hana1,121
Hanalei170
Hanamaulu5,039
Hanapepe2,687
Hauula3,578
Hawaiian Acres2,603
Hawaiian Beaches5,035
Hawaiian Ocean View4,477

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

Demographics

People

Total Population1,413,673
Male Share of the Population50.2%
Female Share of the Population49.8%
Senior Citizens16.1%
Employed Population 16+687,234
Age of the Population38.5

Families

% of people married49.8%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher31.4%
Median Earnings25+$38,530
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$23,630
Median Earnings With High School Degree$31,182

Wealth

Median Family Income$83,451
% Above Poverty Level89.2%
% Below Poverty Level10.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time27 minutes
% Working from Home4.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work5.4%
% Using Public Transportation6.7%

Housing

People Living Alone23.8%
Median Gross Rent$1,456
Median House Value$538,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)73.8%
German5.9%
Irish4.5%
English3.9%
Portuguese3.4%
Italian2.2%
French Except Basque1.3%
Scottish1.1%
Polish0.9%
Norwegian0.8%
Swedish0.7%
Dutch0.6%
Russian0.4%
Danishn0.3%
Welsh0.3%
West Indian0.2%
Swiss0.2%
African0.2%
Hungarian0.2%
Arab0.2%
Czech0.2%
Canadian0.2%
Greek0.2%
Romanian0.1%
Jamaican0.1%
Austrian0.1%
Brazilian0.1%
Lithuanian0.1%
Finnish0.1%
Ukrainian0.1%
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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

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