Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hawaii

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Population in 2010: 11,404.
Population change since 2000: +61.7%
Males: 6,019  (52.8%)
Females: 5,385  (47.2%)
Median resident age:

41.4 years
Hawaii median age:

39.2 years

Zip codes: 96749.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $52,478 (it was $36,300 in 2000)
Hawaiian Paradise Park:

$52,478
HI:

$77,765

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $22,794 (it was $15,417 in 2000)

Hawaiian Paradise Park CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $275,130 (it was $124,000 in 2000)
Hawaiian Paradise Park:

$275,130
HI:

$617,400

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $287,878; detached houses: $287,441

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,135.

March 2019 cost of living index in Hawaiian Paradise Park: 95.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 29.9%
(11.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 70.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 47.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 27.7% for other race residents, 28.1% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Hawaiian Paradise Park, HI (2017)
    • 3,19126.2%Asian alone
    • 2,77522.8%White alone
    • 2,57721.1%Hispanic
    • 2,13517.5%Two or more races
    • 1,35811.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 1731.4%Other race alone
    • 340.3%Black alone
    • 40.03%American Indian alone

Races in Hawaiian Paradise Park detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

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Ancestries: German (4.6%), Italian (2.9%), European (2.2%), American (1.8%), Portuguese (1.4%).

Current Local Time: HST (no DST) time zone

Elevation: 160 feet

Land area: 15.0 square miles.

Population density: 758 people per square mile   (low).

Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hawaii map

1,572 residents are foreign born (4.9% Asia).

This place:

12.9%
Hawaii:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $709 (0.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $758 (0.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Honolulu, HI (219.7 miles , pop. 371,657).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (2454.1 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Orchidlands Estates, HI (1.8 miles ),
Haena, HI (2.0 miles ),
Ainaloa, HI (2.1 miles ),
Keaau, HI (2.2 miles ),
Hawaiian Beaches, HI (2.3 miles ),
Hawaiian Acres, HI (2.4 miles ),
Kurtistown, HI (2.5 miles ),
Pahoa, HI (2.5 miles )

Latitude: 19.59 N, Longitude: 154.98 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -4,314 (-35.4%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 859 (19.9%)

Distribution of median household income in Hawaiian Paradise Park, HI in 2017
Distribution of house value in Hawaiian Paradise Park, HI in 2017
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.7%
Hawaii:

2.9%
Most common industries in Hawaiian Paradise Park, HI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Public administration (11.7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (10.2%)
  • Educational services (8.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.4%)
  • Construction (7.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.9%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (4.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Public administration (14.4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (13.7%)
  • Construction (13.6%)
  • Educational services (5.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.9%)
  • Repair & maintenance (3.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (11.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (11.6%)
  • Public administration (9.1%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (6.7%)
  • Health care (6.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.5%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (6.3%)
Most common occupations in Hawaiian Paradise Park, HI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.2%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (6.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.0%)
  • Cashiers (3.7%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (3.6%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (3.6%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (7.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.7%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (5.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.5%)
  • Carpenters (4.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Cashiers (6.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (5.0%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.2%)

Average climate in Hawaiian Paradise Park, 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 6.01. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.01
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2003 was 23.5. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 20.9 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 5.16. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.16
U.S.:

8.46

Earthquake activity:

Hawaiian Paradise Park-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 10.3 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 67.6 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 28.1 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 68.6 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 26.4 miles away from the city 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 16.5 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 (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).
Hawaiian Paradise Park topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Hawaiian Paradise Park:

  • LIFE CARE CENTER OF HILO (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; HILO, HI)
  • HOSPICE OF HILO (Hospital, about 13 miles away; HILO, HI)
  • YUKIO OKUTSU STATE VETERANS HOME (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; HILO, HI)
  • HILO MEDICAL CENTER HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; HILO, HI)
  • HILO MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 13 miles away; HILO, HI)
  • HILO HOSPITAL - ICF/DP (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; HILO, HI)
  • HILO DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 13 miles away; HILO, HI)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hawaiian Paradise Park:

  • Hawaii Community College (about 11 miles; Hilo, HI; Full-time enrollment: 2,137)
  • University of Hawaii at Hilo (about 11 miles; Hilo, HI; FT enrollment: 3,161)
  • University of Hawaii Maui College (about 133 miles; Kahului, HI; FT enrollment: 2,492)
  • Kapiolani Community College (about 217 miles; Honolulu, HI; FT enrollment: 5,069)
  • Chaminade University of Honolulu (about 218 miles; Honolulu, HI; FT enrollment: 2,610)
  • University of Hawaii at Manoa (about 219 miles; Honolulu, HI; FT enrollment: 16,461)
  • Hawaii Pacific University (about 222 miles; Honolulu, HI; FT enrollment: 5,506)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Hawaiian Paradise Park: Paradise Park Volunteer Fire Station 18A (A), Hawaii County Fire Department Station 18 Paradise Park (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Hawaiian Paradise Park: Hui Hanalike Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

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:

2.9 people
Hawaii:

2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

70.5%
Whole state:

68.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

12.3%
Whole state:

7.3%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.0% of all households
5 people in homes for the physically handicapped in 2000

For population 15 years and over in Hawaiian Paradise Park:

Marital status in Hawaiian Paradise Park, HI
  • Never married: 26.4%
  • Now married: 48.9%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 5.7%
  • Divorced: 16.9%

For population 25 years and over in Hawaiian Paradise Park:

  • High school or higher: 89.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 28.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.9%
  • Unemployed: 11.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.4
Hawaii average:

11.0

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Hawaiian Paradise Park, 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
Here:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Hawaii:

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

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.00 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Hawaii County:

7.1%
Hawaii:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

21.2%
Hawaii:

20.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Hawaii County:

10.3%
Hawaii:

9.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

51.2%
State:

54.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

48.0%
Hawaii:

50.1%

Average BMI:
Hawaiian Paradise Park:

27.9
Hawaii:

26.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

19.1%
Hawaii:

16.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Hawaiian Paradise Park:

13.8%
Hawaii:

18.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Hawaiian Paradise Park:

6.7
Hawaii:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

30.8%
Hawaii:

26.1%

General health condition:
This city:

56.0%
Hawaii:

57.0%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

80.8%
Hawaii:

81.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Hawaiian Paradise Park, 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 Hawaiian Paradise Park:

  • KHLO (850 AM; 5 kW; HILO, HI; Owner: MAVERICK MEDIA OF HAWAII LICENSE, LLC)
  • KPUA (670 AM; 10 kW; HILO, HI; Owner: NEW WEST BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • 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)
  • KAIM (870 AM; 50 kW; HONOLULU, HI; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF HAWAII, INC.)
  • KKON (790 AM; 5 kW; KEALAKEKUA, HI; Owner: BIG ISLAND RADIO ( HAWAII LIMITED PA)
  • 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 Hawaiian Paradise Park:

  • 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)
  • KKOA (107.7 FM; VOLCANO, HI; Owner: MAVERICK MEDIA OF HAWAII LICENSE, LLC)
  • KCIF (90.3 FM; HILO, HI; Owner: HILO CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KHWI (92.7 FM; HILO, HI; Owner: BIG ISLAND RADIO)
  • KKOA-FM1 (107.7 FM; HILO, HI; Owner: MAVERICK MEDIA OF HAWAII LICENSE, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Hawaiian Paradise Park:

  • KGMD-TV (Channel 9; HILO, HI; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KWHH (Channel 14; HILO, HI; Owner: LESEA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KOIW-LP (Channel 16; MT. VIEW, HI; Owner: esi 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.)
Hawaiian Paradise Park fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017

Hawaiian Paradise Park fatal accident list:

Nov 17, 1998 06:14 PM, Sr-130, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Hawaiian Paradise Park, HI
  • 96.0%No fuel used
  • 4.0%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Hawaiian Paradise Park, HI
  • 98.0%No fuel used
  • 2.0%Electricity


Hawaiian Paradise Park compared to Hawaii state average:

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

Hawaiian Paradise Park on our top lists:

  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of unmarried partner households (population 5,000+)"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: information (population 5,000+)"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 100 most racially diverse cities (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #54 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people carpooling to work (population 5,000+)"
  • #56 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of likely gay men couples (counted as self-reported male-male unmarried-partner households) (population 5,000+)"
  • #80 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households) (population 5,000+)"
  • #83 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: health technologists and technicians (population 5,000+)"
  • #83 on the list of "Top 100 cities with newest houses (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #84 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: community and social service occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #85 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: administrative and support and waste management services (population 5,000+)"
  • #91 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #95 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other South America (population 500+)"
  • #57 (96749) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Portuguese first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #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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