Eden Roc, Hawaii

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Population in 2010: 942.
Population change since 2000: +108.9%
Males: 560  (59.5%)
Females: 382  (40.5%)
Median resident age:

42.8 years
Hawaii median age:

39.2 years

Zip codes: 96771.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $22,636 (it was $15,658 in 2000)
Eden Roc:

$22,636
HI:

$77,765

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $14,640 (it was $9,902 in 2000)

Eden Roc CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $161,750 (it was $72,900 in 2000)
Eden Roc:

$161,750
HI:

$617,400

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $443,446; detached houses: $432,734; townhouses or other attached units: $531,610; in 2-unit structures: $986,374; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $385,135; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $418,726; mobile homes: over $1,000,000; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $199,197

Median gross rent in 2017: $648.

March 2019 cost of living index in Eden Roc: 109.5 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 44.7%
(25.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 75.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 81.8% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 39.7% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Eden Roc, HI (2010)
    • 40743.2%White alone
    • 25927.5%Two or more races
    • 15316.2%Hispanic
    • 828.7%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 353.7%Asian alone
    • 30.3%Black alone
    • 30.3%American Indian alone

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

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Ancestries: German (10.3%), English (10.0%), Scotch-Irish (3.1%), Scottish (2.6%), Swedish (1.4%).

Current Local Time: HST (no DST) time zone

Elevation: 1800 feet

Land area: 7.02 square miles.

Population density: 134 people per square mile   (very low).

Eden Roc, Hawaii map

16 residents are foreign born (2.1% Oceania, 1.1% Asia).

This place:

2.6%
Hawaii:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $217 (0.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $313 (0.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Honolulu, HI (216.5 miles , pop. 371,657).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (2464.8 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Fern Acres, HI (1.3 miles ),
Fern Forest, HI (1.5 miles ),
Mountain View, HI (2.0 miles ),
Hawaiian Acres, HI (2.2 miles ),
Kurtistown, HI (2.7 miles ),
Ainaloa, HI (2.8 miles ),
Orchidlands Estates, HI (2.8 miles ),
Volcano, HI (3.0 miles )

Latitude: 19.49 N, Longitude: 155.11 W

Distribution of median household income in Eden Roc, HI in 2017
Distribution of house value in Eden Roc, HI in 2017
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.7%
Hawaii:

2.9%

Average climate in Eden Roc, Hawaii

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 106. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

106
U.S.:

74
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 6.72. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.72
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2003 was 23.5. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.5
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 5.53. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.53
U.S.:

8.46

Earthquake activity:

Eden Roc-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Hawaii state average. It is 59% 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 5.5 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 60.9 miles away from the city center
On 11/16/1983 at 16:13:00, a magnitude 6.7 (6.4 MB, 6.7 MS, 6.7 MW) earthquake occurred 18.1 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 62.9 miles away from Eden Roc 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 6.1 miles away from the city center, destroying 5 buildings
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 31.6 miles away from the city center
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 (18) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 7, Earthquakes: 3, Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Lava Flows: 2, Volcanic Eruptions: 2, High Surf: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Tsunami Wave: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Eden Roc:

  • 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)
  • HALE ANUENUE RESTORATIVE CARE (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; HILO, HI)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Eden Roc:

  • Hawaii Community College (about 15 miles; Hilo, HI; Full-time enrollment: 2,137)
  • University of Hawaii at Hilo (about 15 miles; Hilo, HI; FT enrollment: 3,161)
  • University of Hawaii Maui College (about 132 miles; Kahului, HI; FT enrollment: 2,492)
  • Kapiolani Community College (about 214 miles; Honolulu, HI; FT enrollment: 5,069)
  • Chaminade University of Honolulu (about 215 miles; Honolulu, HI; FT enrollment: 2,610)
  • University of Hawaii at Manoa (about 216 miles; Honolulu, HI; FT enrollment: 16,461)
  • Hawaii Pacific University (about 219 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
Average household size:
This place:

2.4 people
Hawaii:

2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

52.5%
Whole state:

68.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

15.2%
Whole state:

7.3%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.8% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Eden Roc:

Marital status in Eden Roc, HI
  • Never married: 39.6%
  • Now married: 31.8%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 2.7%
  • Divorced: 25.9%

For population 25 years and over in Eden Roc:

  • High school or higher: 79.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.6%
  • Unemployed: 20.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 45.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.9
Hawaii average:

11.0

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Eden Roc, HI (based on Hawaii County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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
This 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.
Hawaii:

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.
Hawaii:

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

8.29 / 10,000 pop.
Hawaii:

9.00 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

7.1%
Hawaii:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

21.2%
State:

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

10.3%
Hawaii:

9.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

46.8%
State:

54.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

43.1%
Hawaii:

50.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.9
State:

26.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

21.6%
Hawaii:

16.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Eden Roc:

9.1%
State:

18.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Eden Roc:

6.6
Hawaii:

6.8

Overweight people:
Eden Roc:

32.2%
Hawaii:

26.1%

General health condition:
Here:

54.8%
Hawaii:

57.0%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

79.5%
State:

81.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Eden Roc, HI Residents

5.47% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($62,641 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.47%
Hawaii average:

5.19%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($421 average AGI)
Hawaii County:

0.04%
Hawaii average:

0.26%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Honolulu County, HI  1.04% ($46,987 average AGI)
from Maui County, HI  0.22% ($50,463)
from Los Angeles County, CA  0.17% ($101,395)


4.69% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($43,329 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.69%
Hawaii average:

5.62%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($393 average AGI)
Hawaii County:

0.06%
Hawaii average:

0.26%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Honolulu County, HI  0.80% ($43,065 average AGI)
to Maui County, HI  0.23% ($42,669)
to Clark County, NV  0.20% ($30,847)

Strongest AM radio stations in Eden Roc:

  • 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)
  • KIPA (620 AM; 10 kW; NAALEHU, HI; Owner: BIG ISLAND RADIO)
  • KHBC (1060 AM; 5 kW; HILO, HI; Owner: HILO BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KKON (790 AM; 5 kW; KEALAKEKUA, HI; Owner: BIG ISLAND RADIO ( HAWAII LIMITED PA)
  • KUAU (1570 AM; 50 kW; HAIKU, HI; Owner: FIRST ASSEMBLY OF GOD-KAHULUI, MAUI)
  • 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 Eden Roc:

  • KKOA (107.7 FM; VOLCANO, HI; Owner: MAVERICK MEDIA OF HAWAII LICENSE, LLC)
  • 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)
  • 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 Eden Roc:

  • 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.))
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Eden Roc, HI
  • 96.6%No fuel used
  • 1.7%Electricity
  • 1.7%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Eden Roc, HI
  • 97.4%No fuel used
  • 2.6%Electricity


Eden Roc compared to Hawaii state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Eden Roc on our top lists:

  • #55 on the list of "Top 100 cities with strongest arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services industries"
  • #57 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Oceania, n.e.c. (population 500+)"
  • #92 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Oceania (population 500+)"
  • #99 on the list of "Top 100 cities with smallest houses"
  • #98 (96771) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Portuguese first ancestries"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Sulfur Oxides Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest average weight of females"
  • #50 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that exercised in the past month"
  • #59 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Obama (Democrat) in the 2012 Presidential Election"
  • #61 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Other congregations (pop. 50,000+)"
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