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Demographics

People

Total Population1,935
Male Share of the Population46.3%
Female Share of the Population53.7%
Senior Citizens21.3%
Employed Population 16+905
Age of the Population41

Families

% of people married41.1%
Average household size4

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher15.9%
Median Earnings25+$29,818
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$32,946

Wealth

Median Family Income$74,271
% Above Poverty Level76.5%
% Below Poverty Level23.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time34 minutes
% Working from Home1.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work7.4%
% Using Public Transportation5.6%

Housing

People Living Alone23.2%
Median Gross Rent$1,012
Median House Value$333,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)81.1%
Portuguese12.7%
German2.4%
Irish1.6%
English1.6%
Swedish1.5%
Scottish1.1%
African1.1%
Italian0.9%
Polish0.8%
Canadian0.7%
Austrian0.5%
Dutch0.5%
Welsh0.2%
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Kapaau Almanac

CategoryValue
County Hawaii County
P.O. Box Zip Codes96755
Phone Area Codes808
Time ZonePacific/Honolulu
Approximate Latitude20.23
Approximate Longitude-155.81

Kapaau Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationUPOLU POINT USCG 159.2
Distance5.4 miles
Jan Temp67 to 80 F
Apr Temp67 to 81 F
Jul Temp71 to 86 F
Oct Temp71 to 86 F
Annual Precip32 inches
StationPUUKOHOLA HEIAU 98.1
Distance13.9 miles
Jan Temp64 to 79 F
Apr Temp67 to 82 F
Jul Temp70 to 84 F
Oct Temp70 to 84 F
Annual Precip11.1 inches
StationOOKALA 223
Distance36.9 miles
Jan Temp64 to 77 F
Apr Temp65 to 77 F
Jul Temp69 to 80 F
Oct Temp70 to 81 F
Annual Precip121.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Hawi1,315$66,522
Honokaa2,238$66,563

Kapaau Hospitals

Kohala Hospital
(Government - State)
54-383 Hospital Rd
(808) 889-6211

Kapaau Public Schools

Kohala Elementary School
54-3609 Akoni Pule Hwy
ZIP: 96755
(808) 889-7100
Primary
Total Enrollment 353
Kohala High School
54-3611 Akoni Pule Hwy
ZIP: 96755
(808) 889-7117
High
Total Enrollment 265
Kohala Middle School
53-4155 Akoni Pule Hwy
ZIP: 96755
(808) 889-7119
Middle
Total Enrollment 181
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