Kahaluu-Keauhou, Hawaii

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Population in 2010: 3,549. Population change since 2000: +47.0%
Males: 1,826  (51.5%)
Females: 1,723  (48.5%)
Median resident age:  52.8 years
Hawaii median age:  39.6 years

Zip codes: 96740.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $58,850 (it was $52,522 in 2000)
Kahaluu-Keauhou:

$58,850
HI:

$66,259
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $32,494 (it was $33,067 in 2000)

Kahaluu-Keauhou CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $482,162 (it was $292,100 in 2000)
Kahaluu-Keauhou:

$482,162
HI:

$496,600
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $798,185; Detached houses: $921,573; Townhouses or other attached units: $749,592; In 2-unit structures: $121,306; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $596,939; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $458,835

Median gross rent in 2012: $1,608.

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Kahaluu-Keauhou races chart
  • White alone - 2,132 (60.1%)
  • Two or more races - 414 (11.7%)
  • Asian alone - 352 (9.9%)
  • Hispanic - 321 (9.0%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 291 (8.2%)
  • Black alone - 23 (0.6%)
  • American Indian alone - 13 (0.4%)
  • Other race alone - 3 (0.08%)

Races in Kahaluu-Keauhou detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Kahaluu-Keauhou: 107.4 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)

Ancestries: German (10.8%), Irish (9.6%), English (6.2%), Russian (5.4%), Scottish (5.2%), Norwegian (3.3%).

Current Local Time: HST (no DST) time zone

Land area: 5.93 square miles.

Population density: 599 people per square mile   (low).

Kahaluu-Keauhou,HI real estate house value index trend

Kahaluu-Keauhou, Hawaii map

For population 25 years and over in Kahaluu-Keauhou:

  • High school or higher: 92.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 41.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 15.0%
  • Unemployed: 2.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Kahaluu-Keauhou CDP:

  • Never married: 19.4%
  • Now married: 61.1%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 9.8%
  • Divorced: 7.8%

382 residents are foreign born (5.9% Europe, 2.7% Asia).

This place:  9.6%
Hawaii:  17.7%



According to our research of Hawaii and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Kahaluu-Keauhou, Hawaii as of March 29, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Kahaluu-Keauhou to the number of sex offenders is 3,549 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,938 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $954 (0.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Honolulu, HI (170.3 miles , pop. 371,657).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (2509.3 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Honalo, HI (1.5 miles ), Holualoa, HI (1.7 miles ), Kealakekua, HI (2.0 miles ), Kailua, HI (2.4 miles ), North Kona, HI (2.5 miles ), Captain Cook, HI (2.5 miles ), Honaunau-Napoopoo, HI (3.2 miles ), Kalaoa, HI (3.3 miles ).

Latitude: 19.58 N, Longitude: 155.96 W

Kahaluu-Keauhou household income distribution Kahaluu-Keauhou home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.5%
Hawaii:

4.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Accommodation and food services (18%)
  • Construction (15%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (14%)
  • Other services, except public administration (13%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (7%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (10%)
  • Business operations specialists (6%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Top executives (6%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Air transportation workers (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (13%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (11%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (8%)
  • Personal appearance workers (7%)
  • Media and communication equipment workers (6%)
  • Cashiers (6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (5%)

Work and jobs in Kahaluu-Keauhou: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Kahaluu-Keauhou, Hawaii

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Kahaluu-Keauhou-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 61.0 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 12.3 miles away from Kahaluu-Keauhou 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 19.8 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 39.3 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 61.2 miles away from Kahaluu-Keauhou 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 54.1 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).

Hospitals and medical centers near Kahaluu-Keauhou:

  • KONA COMMUNITY HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 5 miles away; KEALAKEKUA, HI)
  • WEST HAWAII HOME HEALTH SVCS (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; CAPTAIN COOK, HI)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Kahaluu-Keauhou:

  • Hawaii Community College (about 58 miles; Hilo, HI; Full-time enrollment: 2,137)
  • University of Hawaii at Hilo (about 58 miles; Hilo, HI; FT enrollment: 3,161)
  • University of Hawaii Maui College (about 97 miles; Kahului, HI; FT enrollment: 2,492)
  • Kapiolani Community College (about 168 miles; Honolulu, HI; FT enrollment: 5,069)
  • Chaminade University of Honolulu (about 169 miles; Honolulu, HI; FT enrollment: 2,610)
  • University of Hawaii at Manoa (about 170 miles; Honolulu, HI; FT enrollment: 16,461)
  • Hawaii Pacific University (about 172 miles; Honolulu, HI; FT enrollment: 5,506)

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Notable locations in Kahaluu-Keauhou: Kamehameha III Birthplace (A), Kuakini Wall (B), Kuemanu Heiau (C), Papakoholua Heiau (D), Keauhou Hōlua (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Keauhou Shopping Village Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Kahaluu-Keauhou: Saint Peters Catholic Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Burial Ground for Kuamoo Battle Warriors (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Kahaluu-Keauhou include: White Sands Beach Park (1), Kahaluu Beach Park (2), Keolonahihi State Historical Park (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Beach: Disappearing Sands Beach (A). 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 2012 was 76.9. This is about average.

City:

76.9
U.S.:

74.2

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 5.49. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.49
U.S.:

1.93

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 16.1. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.1
U.S.:

9.1
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 19.6%
(11.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 85.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 10.5% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 64.3% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.4 people
Hawaii:  2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  65.7%
Whole state:  68.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  8.2%
Whole state:  7.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.6% of all households
91 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
10 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010
89 people in other group homes in 2000

Kahaluu-Keauhou compared to Hawaii state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

Kahaluu-Keauhou travel time to work - commute Kahaluu-Keauhou mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • No fuel used (83%)
  • Electricity (15%)
  • Solar energy (1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Neighborhoods in Kahaluu-Keauhou:

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Religion statistics for Kahaluu-Keauhou CDP (based on Hawaii County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 39.77%
Here: 39.8%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchLDS (Mormon) ChurchAssemblies of GodUnited Church of ChristInternational Church of the Foursquare Gospel
Adherents55.6%11.5%5.3%5.0%3.9%
Congregations14.3%8.9%11.3%13.1%4.8%
NameSouthern Baptist ConventionPresbyterian Church (USA)International Pentecostal Holiness ChurchEpiscopal ChurchOther
Adherents3.8%2.7%2.1%1.7%8.4%
Congregations7.1%2.4%1.8%4.2%32.1%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables 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 Kahaluu-Keauhou:

  • 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 Kahaluu-Keauhou:

  • 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 Kahaluu-Keauhou:

  • KLEI (Channel 6; KAILUA KONA, HI; Owner: AINA'E CO., LTD)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Kahaluu-Keauhou, Hawaii:
  • Fatal accident count: 28
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 42
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 22
  • Fatalities: 32
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 76
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 1
Hawaii average:
  • Fatal accident count: 106
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 151
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 48
  • Fatalities: 115
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 280
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 18
See more detailed statistics of Kahaluu-Keauhou fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here

Kahaluu-Keauhou on our top lists:

  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in other group homes"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Book stores and news dealers"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Lawyers"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Secretaries and administrative assistants"
  • #45 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 largest percentage of females working in industry: Used merchandise, gift, novelty, and souvenir, and other miscellaneous stores"
  • #84 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Music stores"
  • #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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