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Demographics

People

Total Population731
Male Share of the Population50.3%
Female Share of the Population49.7%
Senior Citizens14.9%
Employed Population 16+340
Age of the Population44

Families

% of people married40.1%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher22.4%
Median Earnings25+$23,780
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$24,375
Median Earnings With High School Degree$24,773

Wealth

Median Family Income$30,536
% Above Poverty Level78.3%
% Below Poverty Level21.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time27 minutes
% Working from Home3.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work7.4%
% Using Public Transportation1.8%

Housing

People Living Alone36.5%
Median Gross Rent$775
Median House Value$228,900

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)80.6%
German7.1%
English3.7%
Portuguese3.3%
Irish2.7%
Swedish2.2%
US/American2.2%
Polish1.6%
Czech0.4%
Scottish0.3%
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Pahoa Almanac

CategoryValue
County Hawaii County
Standard Zip Codes96778
Phone Area Codes808
Time ZonePacific/Honolulu
Approximate Latitude19.49
Approximate Longitude-154.94

Pahoa Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationHILO INTL AP
Distance16.8 miles
Jan Temp64 to 79 F
Apr Temp66 to 79 F
Jul Temp69 to 83 F
Oct Temp69 to 83 F
Annual Precip126.2 inches
StationKULANI CAMP 79
Distance26.2 miles
Jan Temp43 to 63 F
Apr Temp46 to 61 F
Jul Temp50 to 65 F
Oct Temp50 to 66 F
Annual Precip107.9 inches
StationOPIHIHALE 2 24.1
Distance66.5 miles
Jan Temp57 to 77 F
Apr Temp59 to 78 F
Jul Temp64 to 80 F
Oct Temp62 to 81 F
Annual Precip38.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Hilo45,579$70,913
Keaau2,672$77,375
Kurtistown1,168$62,708
Mountain View3,684$52,978
Volcano2,511$43,413

Pahoa Public Schools

Hawaii Academy Of Arts & Science Pcs
15-1397 Homestead Rd
ZIP: 96778
(808) 965-3730
Other
Total Enrollment 547
Keonepoko Elementary School
15-890 Kahakai Blvd
ZIP: 96778
(808) 965-2131
Primary
Total Enrollment 610
Pahoa Elementary School
15-3030 Puna Rd
ZIP: 96778
(808) 965-2141
Primary
Total Enrollment 450
Pahoa High & Intermediate School
15-3038 Puna Rd
ZIP: 96778
(808) 965-2150
High
Total Enrollment 684
Kua O Ka La - Ncpcs
14-5322 Kaimu-kapoho Rd
ZIP: 96778
(808) 965-5098
Other
Total Enrollment 229

Pahoa Private Schools

Montessori Country School
15-3003 Old Pahoa Rd
ZIP: 96778
Elementary
Total Enrollment 6
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