Ainaloa, Hawaii

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Population in 2010: 2,965. Population change since 2000: +55.2%
Males: 1,438  (48.5%)
Females: 1,527  (51.5%)
Median resident age:  30.8 years
Hawaii median age:  38.1 years

Zip codes: 96778.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $28,200 (it was $25,698 in 2000)
Ainaloa:

$28,200
HI:

$68,020

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $12,683 (it was $11,109 in 2000)

Ainaloa CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $164,794 (it was $77,300 in 2000)
Ainaloa:

$164,794
HI:

$500,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $342,206; Detached houses: $334,300; Townhouses or other attached units: $398,127; In 2-unit structures: $455,084; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $299,354; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $447,611; Mobile homes: $487,645; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $100,358

Median gross rent in 2013: $929.

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  • Races in Ainaloa, HI (2013)

    Ainaloa races chart
    • 1,08731.8%White alone
    • 86925.4%Two or more races
    • 57216.7%Asian alone
    • 47213.8%Hispanic
    • 39311.5%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 341.0%American Indian alone
    • 110.3%Black alone

Races in Ainaloa detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Ainaloa: 93.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (7.9%), Portuguese (5.0%), Irish (4.2%), English (4.0%), Norwegian (2.4%), Italian (2.3%).

Current Local Time: HST (no DST) time zone

Elevation: 700 feet

Land area: 1.78 square miles.

Population density: 1,667 people per square mile   (low).

Ainaloa,HI real estate house value index trend

Ainaloa, Hawaii map

For population 25 years and over in Ainaloa:

  • High school or higher: 84.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.3%
  • Unemployed: 10.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 34.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Ainaloa CDP:

  • Never married: 39.9%
  • Now married: 41.6%
  • Separated: 3.1%
  • Widowed: 2.7%
  • Divorced: 12.7%

195 residents are foreign born (7.6% Asia, 1.6% Europe).

This place:

10.2%
Hawaii:

17.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $498 (0.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $246 (0.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Honolulu, HI (221.2 miles , pop. 371,657).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (2457.4 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Orchidlands Estates, HI (1.6 miles ), Pahoa, HI (1.8 miles ), Hawaiian Acres, HI (2.1 miles ), Hawaiian Paradise Park, HI (2.1 miles ), Nanawale Estates, HI (2.3 miles ), Pahoa-Kalapana, HI (2.4 miles ), Hawaiian Beaches, HI (2.4 miles ), Leilani Estates, HI (2.5 miles ).

Latitude: 19.53 N, Longitude: 154.99 W

Ainaloa household income distribution Ainaloa home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.5%
Hawaii:

4.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (19%)
  • Accommodation and food services (16%)
  • Public administration (14%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Accommodation and food services (20%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Wholesale trade (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (19%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (17%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (16%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (12%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10%)
  • Community and social service occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in Ainaloa: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Ainaloa, Hawaii

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Ainaloa-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Hawaii state average. It is 60% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/29/1975 at 14:47:40, a magnitude 7.2 (6.0 MB, 7.1 MS, 7.2 UK, 7.2 MS, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 5.7 miles away from the city center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths)
On 8/21/1951 at 10:57:00, a magnitude 6.9 (6.9 UK, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 67.3 miles away from Ainaloa center
On 11/16/1983 at 16:13:00, a magnitude 6.7 (6.4 MB, 6.7 MS, 6.7 MW) earthquake occurred 25.6 miles away from the city center, causing $6,000,000 total damage
On 10/15/2006 at 17:07:49, a magnitude 6.7 (6.2 MB, 6.6 MS, 6.7 MW, Depth: 24.2 mi) earthquake occurred 68.9 miles away from the city center
On 4/26/1973 at 20:26:28, a magnitude 6.3 (6.0 MB, 6.1 MS, 6.3 UK, 6.2 ML) earthquake occurred 30.3 miles away from Ainaloa center
On 6/26/1989 at 03:27:03, a magnitude 6.2 (5.8 MB, 6.1 MS, 6.2 MS, 6.2 MD) earthquake occurred 12.6 miles away from the city center, destroying 5 buildings
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Hawaii County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 7, Earthquake: 1, Flood: 1, High Surf: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Storm: 1, Tsunami Wave: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Ainaloa topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Ainaloa:

  • LIFE CARE CENTER OF HILO (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; HILO, HI)
  • HOSPICE OF HILO (Hospital, about 16 miles away; HILO, HI)
  • YUKIO OKUTSU STATE VETERANS HOME (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; HILO, HI)
  • HILO MEDICAL CENTER HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 16 miles away; HILO, HI)
  • HILO MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 16 miles away; HILO, HI)
  • HILO HOSPITAL - ICF/DP (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; HILO, HI)
  • HILO DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 16 miles away; HILO, HI)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ainaloa:

  • Hawaii Community College (about 14 miles; Hilo, HI; Full-time enrollment: 2,137)
  • University of Hawaii at Hilo (about 14 miles; Hilo, HI; FT enrollment: 3,161)
  • University of Hawaii Maui College (about 135 miles; Kahului, HI; FT enrollment: 2,492)
  • Kapiolani Community College (about 219 miles; Honolulu, HI; FT enrollment: 5,069)
  • Chaminade University of Honolulu (about 220 miles; Honolulu, HI; FT enrollment: 2,610)
  • University of Hawaii at Manoa (about 221 miles; Honolulu, HI; FT enrollment: 16,461)
  • Hawaii Pacific University (about 223 miles; Honolulu, HI; FT enrollment: 5,506)

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Hawaii County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 253. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

253
U.S.:

74

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 3.43. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 6.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.43
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2003 was 23.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 17.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.5
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 5.35. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.35
U.S.:

9.14
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 29.5%
(27.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 27.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 38.2% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 9.9% for other race residents, 34.7% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  3.0 people
Hawaii:  2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  70.4%
Whole state:  68.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  14.9%
Whole state:  7.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.9% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.6% of all households

Ainaloa compared to Hawaii state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.1
Hawaii average:

11.3

Ainaloa travel time to work - commute Ainaloa mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • No fuel used (97%)
  • Electricity (2%)
  • Solar energy (0%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Ainaloa CDP (based on Hawaii County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Other38,70188
Catholic30,61622
Evangelical Protestant16,302120
Mainline Protestant5,88243
Orthodox251
None93,553-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 36
Hawaii County:

2.09 / 10,000 pop.
Hawaii:

2.30 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 34
Hawaii County:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
Hawaii:

1.57 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 44
Hawaii County:

2.55 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.72 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 143
Here:

8.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

9.00 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.1%
Hawaii:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Hawaii County:

21.2%
Hawaii:

20.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

10.3%
State:

9.2%

4.72% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,873 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.72%
Hawaii average:

5.49%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($341 average AGI)
Hawaii County:

0.06%
Hawaii average:

0.31%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Honolulu County, HI  0.93% ($35,267 average AGI)
from Maui County, HI  0.20% ($32,969)
from Los Angeles County, CA  0.15% ($39,598)


4.46% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,270 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.46%
Hawaii average:

5.34%

0.10% of residents moved to foreign countries ($655 average AGI)
Hawaii County:

0.10%
Hawaii average:

0.28%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Honolulu County, HI  1.04% ($36,222 average AGI)
to Maui County, HI  0.21% ($35,265)
to Clark County, NV  0.14% ($34,656)

Strongest AM radio stations in Ainaloa:

  • KPUA (670 AM; 10 kW; HILO, HI; Owner: NEW WEST BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KHLO (850 AM; 5 kW; HILO, HI; Owner: MAVERICK MEDIA OF HAWAII LICENSE, LLC)
  • KHBC (1060 AM; 5 kW; HILO, HI; Owner: HILO BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KIPA (620 AM; 10 kW; NAALEHU, HI; Owner: BIG ISLAND RADIO)
  • KUAU (1570 AM; 50 kW; HAIKU, HI; Owner: FIRST ASSEMBLY OF GOD-KAHULUI, MAUI)
  • KKON (790 AM; 5 kW; KEALAKEKUA, HI; Owner: BIG ISLAND RADIO ( HAWAII LIMITED PA)
  • KAIM (870 AM; 50 kW; HONOLULU, HI; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF HAWAII, INC.)
  • KMVI (550 AM; 5 kW; WAILUKU, HI; Owner: PACIFIC RADIO GROUP,INC.)
  • KNUI (900 AM; 5 kW; KAHULUI, HI; Owner: PACIFIC RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KORL (690 AM; 10 kW; HONOLULU, HI; Owner: NEW WAVE BROADCASTING, L.P.)
  • KAOI (1110 AM; 5 kW; KIHEI, HI; Owner: VISIONARY RELATED ENTERTAINMENT, INC)
  • KGU (760 AM; 10 kW; HONOLULU, HI; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF HAWAII, INC.)
  • KHNR (650 AM; 10 kW; HONOLULU, HI; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF HAWAII, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Ainaloa:

  • KNUQ (103.7 FM; PAAUILO, HI; Owner: VISIONARY RELATED ENTERTAINMENT II,)
  • KAGB (99.1 FM; WAIMEA, HI; Owner: BIG ISLAND RADIO)
  • KLEO (106.1 FM; KAHALUU, HI; Owner: MAVERICK MEDIA OF HAWAII LICENSE, LLC)
  • KLUA (93.9 FM; KAILUA KONA, HI; Owner: BIG ISLAND RADIO)
  • KAOY (101.5 FM; KEALAKEKUA, HI; Owner: BIG ISLAND RADIO ( HAWAII LIMITED PA)
  • KKOA (107.7 FM; VOLCANO, HI; Owner: MAVERICK MEDIA OF HAWAII LICENSE, LLC)
  • KANO (91.1 FM; HILO, HI; Owner: HAWAII PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KCIF (90.3 FM; HILO, HI; Owner: HILO CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KKOA-FM1 (107.7 FM; HILO, HI; Owner: MAVERICK MEDIA OF HAWAII LICENSE, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Ainaloa:

  • KOIW-LP (Channel 16; MT. VIEW, HI; Owner: esi BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KGMD-TV (Channel 9; HILO, HI; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KWHH (Channel 14; HILO, HI; Owner: LESEA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KHAW-TV (Channel 11; HILO, HI; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KHBC-TV (Channel 2; HILO, HI; Owner: RAYCOM NATIONAL, INC.)
  • KHVO (Channel 13; HILO, HI; Owner: KITV HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC. (CA CORP.))
  • K45CT (Channel 45; HILO, HI; Owner: RAYCOM NATIONAL, INC.)

Ainaloa on our top lists:

  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest average yearly precipitation"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations:"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 100 most racially diverse cities"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Drafters, engineering, and mapping technicians"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Drugs and druggists' sundries, and chemical and allied products merchant wholesalers"
  • #39 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people below 50% of the poverty level, excluding cities with 15% or more of residents in college and with the median age below 28"
  • #46 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Administrative and support and waste management services"
  • #66 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Registered nurses"
  • #66 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most Two or more races residents"
  • #69 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists"
  • #74 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most American Indian residents"
  • #77 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most Other race residents"
  • #80 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Other healthcare support occupations"
  • #87 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of unmarried partner households"
  • #91 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most Korean residents"
  • #97 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations:"
  • #93 (96778) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Portuguese first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that exercised in the past month"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving in compared to moving out (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #64 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Kerry (Democrat) in the 2004 Presidential Election, pop. 50,000+"
  • #81 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives"
  • #98 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that had a sunburn in the past 12 months"
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