Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hawaii

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Population in 2010: 11,404. Population change since 2000: +61.7%
Males: 6,048  (53.0%)
Females: 5,356  (47.0%)
Median resident age:  38.1 years
Hawaii median age:  38.1 years

Zip codes: 96749.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $37,040 (it was $36,300 in 2000)
Hawaiian Paradise Park:

$37,040
HI:

$68,020

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $19,357 (it was $15,417 in 2000)

Hawaiian Paradise Park CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $242,905 (it was $124,000 in 2000)
Hawaiian Paradise Park:

$242,905
HI:

$500,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $224,003; Detached houses: $222,842

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,100.

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  • Races in Hawaiian Paradise Park, HI (2013)

    Hawaiian Paradise Park races chart
    • 2,77027.3%White alone
    • 2,20121.7%Asian alone
    • 2,16121.3%Hispanic
    • 1,41213.9%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 1,23012.1%Two or more races
    • 1941.9%Black alone
    • 1001.0%Other race alone
    • 170.2%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Hawaiian Paradise Park: 95.4 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Portuguese (4.3%), Irish (3.4%), German (3.4%), English (2.7%), Scottish (1.6%), Scotch-Irish (1.5%).

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,HI real estate house value index trend

Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hawaii map

For population 25 years and over in Hawaiian Paradise Park:

  • High school or higher: 92.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 28.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 12.5%
  • Unemployed: 11.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Hawaiian Paradise Park CDP:

  • Never married: 31.9%
  • Now married: 45.8%
  • Separated: 6.8%
  • Widowed: 4.2%
  • Divorced: 11.3%

778 residents are foreign born (8.5% Asia, 1.1% Europe).

This place:

11.0%
Hawaii:

17.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $786 (0.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $519 (0.2%)

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: -3,575 (-35.3%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 251 (7.0%)

Hawaiian Paradise Park household income distribution Hawaiian Paradise Park home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.3%
Hawaii:

3.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (17%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (12%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Information (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Educational services (24%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (16%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (17%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (14%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (9%)
  • Community and social service occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in Hawaiian Paradise Park: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hawaii

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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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 Hawaiian Paradise Park 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 Hawaiian Paradise Park 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 (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).
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)

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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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 168. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

168
U.S.:

75

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 4.24. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.24
U.S.:

1.91

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

City:

23.5
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 4.68. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.68
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 31.6%
(27.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 67.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 47.5% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 53.2% for other race residents, 21.8% for two or more races residents)
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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.8
Hawaii average:

11.3

Hawaiian Paradise Park travel time to work - commute Hawaiian Paradise Park mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Hawaiian Paradise Park 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%

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

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 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.)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • No fuel used (94%)
  • Electricity (4%)
  • Utility gas (1%)
  • Solar energy (1%)

Hawaiian Paradise Park compared to Hawaii state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value 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 below 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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