Honalo, Hawaii

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Population in 2010: 2,423. Population change since 2000: +21.9%
Males: 1,236  (51.0%)
Females: 1,187  (49.0%)
Median resident age:  38.6 years
Hawaii median age:  38.9 years

Zip codes: 96725.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $50,906 (it was $43,125 in 2000)
Honalo:

$50,906
HI:

$74,511

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $28,725 (it was $17,584 in 2000)

Honalo CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $352,827 (it was $217,700 in 2000)
Honalo:

$352,827
HI:

$592,000

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $415,189; Detached houses: $409,184; Townhouses or other attached units: $725,865; In 2-unit structures: $585,406; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $369,602; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $423,203; Mobile homes: $631,965; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $19,388

Median gross rent in 2016: $1,251.

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  • Races in Honalo, HI (2010)

    Honalo races chart
    • 65627.1%White alone
    • 54122.3%Two or more races
    • 49220.3%Hispanic
    • 40216.6%Asian alone
    • 31813.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 70.3%Black alone
    • 70.3%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Honalo: 110.5 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (10.9%), German (4.1%), European (3.1%), Northern European (2.5%), Dutch (1.4%), Brazilian (1.1%).

Current Local Time: HST (no DST) time zone

Elevation: 1450 feet

Land area: 29.3 square miles.

Population density: 83 people per square mile   (very low).

Honalo,HI real estate house value index trend

Honalo, Hawaii map

For population 25 years and over in Honalo:

  • High school or higher: 91.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 22.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.2%
  • Unemployed: 6.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Honalo CDP:

  • Never married: 28.6%
  • Now married: 45.1%
  • Separated: 2.9%
  • Widowed: 6.3%
  • Divorced: 17.1%

284 residents are foreign born (4.6% Latin America, 4.1% Oceania, 3.6% Asia).

This place:

12.1%
Hawaii:

17.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $956 (0.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $901 (0.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Honolulu, HI (172.5 miles , pop. 371,657).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (2508.2 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Kahaluu-Keauhou, HI (1.5 miles ), Kealakekua, HI (1.5 miles ), Captain Cook, HI (2.1 miles ), Holualoa, HI (2.2 miles ), Kailua, HI (2.7 miles ), North Kona, HI (2.8 miles ), Honaunau-Napoopoo, HI (2.9 miles ), Keokea, HI (3.2 miles ).

Latitude: 19.56 N, Longitude: 155.93 W

Honalo household income distribution Honalo home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.3%
Hawaii:

3.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (15%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (30%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (7%)
  • Information (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (21%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (4%)
  • Sales and related occupations (23%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (20%)
  • Management occupations (20%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (13%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (2%)

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

Average climate in Honalo, Hawaii

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Honalo-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 58.9 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 14.0 miles away from Honalo center
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 21.2 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 37.1 miles away from the city center, causing $6,000,000 total damage
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 59.9 miles away from Honalo 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 51.9 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).
Honalo topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Honalo:

  • KONA COMMUNITY HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 3 miles away; KEALAKEKUA, HI)
  • WEST HAWAII HOME HEALTH SVCS (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; CAPTAIN COOK, HI)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Honalo:

  • Hawaii Community College (about 57 miles; Hilo, HI; Full-time enrollment: 2,137)
  • University of Hawaii at Hilo (about 57 miles; Hilo, HI; FT enrollment: 3,161)
  • University of Hawaii Maui College (about 99 miles; Kahului, HI; FT enrollment: 2,492)
  • Kapiolani Community College (about 170 miles; Honolulu, HI; FT enrollment: 5,069)
  • Chaminade University of Honolulu (about 171 miles; Honolulu, HI; FT enrollment: 2,610)
  • University of Hawaii at Manoa (about 172 miles; Honolulu, HI; FT enrollment: 16,461)
  • Hawaii Pacific University (about 175 miles; Honolulu, HI; FT enrollment: 5,506)

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Notable locations in Honalo: Honalo (A), Hawaii County Fire Department Station 12 Keauhou (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Honalo: Dafukuji Soto Mission (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Honalo: Higashihara 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 68.9. This is about average.

City:

68.9
U.S.:

74.7

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 4.84. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.84
U.S.:

1.91

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 13.4. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.4
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 17.0%
(30.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 23.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 17.4% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 16.2% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  3.0 people
Hawaii:  2.9 people

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

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  10.3%
Whole state:  7.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.8% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.1% of all households
29 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010
14 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
13 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.6
Hawaii average:

11.1

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Neighborhood in Honalo (Honalo, Hawaii Neighborhood Map):

Religion statistics for Honalo 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:

51.0%
Hawaii:

54.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

46.6%
Hawaii:

50.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

27.9
Hawaii:

26.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
Honalo:

20.2%
Hawaii:

16.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

14.2%
Hawaii:

18.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.7
Hawaii:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

30.0%
Hawaii:

26.1%

General health condition:
Honalo:

54.1%
Hawaii:

57.0%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

79.3%
State:

81.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Honalo, 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 Honalo:

  • KKON (790 AM; 5 kW; KEALAKEKUA, HI; Owner: BIG ISLAND RADIO ( HAWAII LIMITED PA)
  • KIPA (620 AM; 10 kW; NAALEHU, HI; Owner: BIG ISLAND RADIO)
  • KPUA (670 AM; 10 kW; HILO, HI; Owner: NEW WEST BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • 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.)
  • 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.)
  • KMVI (550 AM; 5 kW; WAILUKU, HI; Owner: PACIFIC RADIO GROUP,INC.)
  • KNUI (900 AM; 5 kW; KAHULUI, HI; Owner: PACIFIC RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KAOI (1110 AM; 5 kW; KIHEI, HI; Owner: VISIONARY RELATED ENTERTAINMENT, INC)
  • KORL (690 AM; 10 kW; HONOLULU, HI; Owner: NEW WAVE BROADCASTING, L.P.)
  • 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 Honalo:

  • KLEO (106.1 FM; KAHALUU, HI; Owner: MAVERICK MEDIA OF HAWAII LICENSE, LLC)
  • KAGB (99.1 FM; WAIMEA, HI; Owner: BIG ISLAND RADIO)
  • KLUA (93.9 FM; KAILUA KONA, HI; Owner: BIG ISLAND RADIO)
  • KAOY (101.5 FM; KEALAKEKUA, HI; Owner: BIG ISLAND RADIO ( HAWAII LIMITED PA)
  • KKUA (90.7 FM; WAILUKU, HI; Owner: HAWAII PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • KNUQ (103.7 FM; PAAUILO, HI; Owner: VISIONARY RELATED ENTERTAINMENT II,)
  • KWYI (106.9 FM; KAWAIHAE, HI; Owner: COLIN H. NAITO)

TV broadcast stations around Honalo:

  • KLEI (Channel 6; KAILUA KONA, HI; Owner: AINA'E CO., LTD)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 1m3ftTotal length
  • $368,000Total costs
  • 2,644Total average daily traffic
  • 3,306Total future (year 2025) average daily traffic

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • No fuel used (84%)
  • Electricity (13%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Solar energy (1%)

Honalo compared to Hawaii state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.

Honalo on our top lists:

  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Oceania, n.e.c. (population 500+)"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Oceania (population 500+)"
  • #53 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Japan (population 500+)"
  • #65 on the list of "Top 100 most racially diverse cities"
  • #71 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in France (population 500+)"
  • #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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