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Overview

Introduction to Schofield Barracks, Hawaii

Schofield Barracks, Hawaii, in Honolulu county, is 18 miles NW of Honolulu, Hawaii. The town is part of the Honolulu metropolitan area.

Schofield Barracks History

Apart from being a census designated place, Schofield Barracks is also a United States Army installation. The town was named in honor of Lieutenant General John McAllister Schofield. In 1908, the base was founded for the purpose of providing mobile defense to Pearl Harbor as well as the whole island.

Schofield Barracks and nearby Attractions

  • Keana Point State Park
  • Wahiawa Botanical Garden
  • Bishop Museum
  • Haleiwa Alii Beach Park
  • Laniakea Beach

Things To Do In Schofield Barracks

Tourists can visit numerous parks in Schofield Barracks including the Stoneman Field, Ralston Field and Davis Field. The Bishop Museum and Honolulu Academy of Arts is popular among all who love history. One can also enjoy the concerts of the Honolulu Symphony. Other notable places that quality time can be spent include the Hawaii Theatre and the Neal Blaisdell Center Concert Hall. The Honolulu Zoo and the Foster Botanical Garden are also worth visiting.

Schofield Barracks Transportation

Honolulu International Airport is the closest airport.

Schofield Barracks Higher Education

The Leeward Community College, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Brigham Young University - Hawaii campus, Honolulu Community College, and many other colleges and universities offer higher educational facilities.

Demographics

People

Total Population20,330
Male Share of the Population60.1%
Female Share of the Population39.9%
Senior Citizens0.4%
Employed Population 16+9,778
Age of the Population22

Families

% of people married59.4%
Average household size4

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher17.3%
Median Earnings25+$36,463
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$35,371

Wealth

Median Family Income$56,208
% Above Poverty Level93.4%
% Below Poverty Level6.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time11 minutes
% Working from Home6.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work26.7%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone2.8%
Median Gross Rent$2,567
Median House Value$0

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)60.4%
German10.7%
Irish8.3%
English5.8%
Italian4%
Polish2.2%
African1.8%
Scottish1.5%
French Except Basque1.3%
Canadian0.9%
Norwegian0.8%
Swedish0.5%
Portuguese0.4%
Arab0.4%
Jordanian0.3%
West Indian0.3%
Danishn0.3%
Russian0.2%
Welsh0.2%
Jamaican0.1%
Swiss0.1%
Ukrainian0.1%
Sudanese0.1%
Hungarian0.1%
Czech0.1%
Brazilian0.1%
Lebanese0.1%
Dutch0.1%
Finnish0.1%
Israeli0.1%
Greek0.1%
Romanian0.1%
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Schofield Barracks Almanac

CategoryValue
County Honolulu County
Standard Zip Codes96857
Phone Area Codes808
Time ZonePacific/Honolulu
Approximate Latitude21.49
Approximate Longitude-158.05

Schofield Barracks Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationWAIALUA 847
Distance6.4 miles
Jan Temp60 to 79 F
Apr Temp63 to 80 F
Jul Temp67 to 86 F
Oct Temp66 to 85 F
Annual Precip29.7 inches
StationOPAEULA 870
Distance6.7 miles
Jan Temp61 to 77 F
Apr Temp61 to 77 F
Jul Temp66 to 81 F
Oct Temp65 to 82 F
Annual Precip49.7 inches
StationWAIMEA ARBORETUM 892.2
Distance9.9 miles
Jan Temp61 to 79 F
Apr Temp64 to 82 F
Jul Temp68 to 86 F
Oct Temp67 to 86 F
Annual Precip54.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Haleiwa3,392$78,750
Wahiawa17,696$67,217
Waialua3,769$86,083
Waianae13,426$69,583
Waipahu41,590$78,198
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