Kualapuu, Hawaii

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Population in 2010: 2,027. Population change since 2000: +4.7%
Males: 995  (49.1%)
Females: 1,032  (50.9%)
Median resident age:  35.7 years
Hawaii median age:  38.9 years

Zip codes: 96729, 96757, 96770.

Kualapuu Zip Code Map
Estimated median household income in 2016: $45,176 (it was $37,422 in 2000)
Kualapuu:

$45,176
HI:

$74,511

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $19,601 (it was $15,373 in 2000)

Kualapuu CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $205,534 (it was $120,000 in 2000)
Kualapuu:

$205,534
HI:

$592,000

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $700,781; Detached houses: $740,519; Townhouses or other attached units: $666,615; In 2-unit structures: $479,965; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $762,933; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $406,800; Mobile homes: $632,736

Median gross rent in 2016: $1,146.

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  • Races in Kualapuu, HI (2016)

    Kualapuu races chart
    • 1,28160.7%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 32415.4%Two or more races
    • 28113.3%Asian alone
    • 1517.2%Hispanic
    • 1175.5%White alone
    • 70.3%Black alone
    • 40.2%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Kualapuu: 105.4 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (1.2%).

Current Local Time: HST (no DST) time zone

Elevation: 878 feet

Land area: 30.5 square miles.

Population density: 67 people per square mile   (very low).

Kualapuu,HI real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Kualapuu:

  • High school or higher: 90.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.5%
  • Unemployed: 12.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Kualapuu CDP:

  • Never married: 40.9%
  • Now married: 46.6%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 6.5%
  • Divorced: 5.5%

209 residents are foreign born (8.7% Asia, 1.4% Oceania).

This place:

9.9%
Hawaii:

17.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $330 (0.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $279 (0.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Koolaupoko, HI (48.6 miles , pop. 117,994).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Honolulu, HI (50.0 miles , pop. 371,657).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (2515.9 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: West Molokai, HI (2.0 miles ), Kaunakakai, HI (2.5 miles ), Kalawao, HI (2.5 miles) , East Molokai, HI (2.8 miles ), Maunaloa, HI (3.1 miles ), Ualapu'e, HI (4.0 miles ), Lanai City, HI (5.0 miles ), Lanai, HI (5.0 miles ).

Latitude: 21.16 N, Longitude: 157.07 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 808

Kualapuu household income distribution Kualapuu home values distribution

Kualapuu tourist attractions:

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.8%
Hawaii:

3.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (13%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Educational services (27%)
  • Health care and social assistance (16%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (13%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (20%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Kualapuu, Hawaii

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Kualapuu-area historical earthquake activity is near Hawaii state average. It is 65% 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 177.1 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 119.6 miles away from Kualapuu 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 113.8 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 161.9 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 151.9 miles away from Kualapuu center
On 10/15/2006 at 17:14:12, a magnitude 6.0 (5.8 MB, 6.0 MW, Depth: 11.7 mi) earthquake occurred 100.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Maui County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Fires: 4, Storms: 4, Heavy Rains: 2, High Surfs: 2, Landslides: 2, Mudslides: 2, Earthquake: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Tsunami Wave: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Kualapuu topographic map

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Kualapuu:

  • University of Hawaii Maui College (about 43 miles; Kahului, HI; Full-time enrollment: 2,492)
  • Kapiolani Community College (about 48 miles; Honolulu, HI; FT enrollment: 5,069)
  • Chaminade University of Honolulu (about 49 miles; Honolulu, HI; FT enrollment: 2,610)
  • University of Hawaii at Manoa (about 50 miles; Honolulu, HI; FT enrollment: 16,461)
  • Hawaii Pacific University (about 53 miles; Honolulu, HI; FT enrollment: 5,506)
  • Honolulu Community College (about 54 miles; Honolulu, HI; FT enrollment: 2,538)
  • Leeward Community College (about 62 miles; Pearl City, HI; FT enrollment: 4,589)

Private high school in Kualapuu:

  • AKAULA SCHOOL (Students: 33, Location: 900 KALAE HWY, Grades: 5-10)

Public elementary/middle school in Kualapuu:

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Notable locations in Kualapuu: Imukāluaua Heiau (A), Ironwood Hills Golf Club (B), Maui Community College Farms (C), Hoolehua Fire Station (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Ho‘olehua Cemetery (1), Meyer Cemetery (2), Homelani Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Kualapu‘u Reservoir (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Kualapuu include: Pālā‘au State Park (1), Moloka‘i Forest Reserve Pālā‘au State Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Maui County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 20.4%
(24.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 50.0% for Black residents, 2.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 24.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 8.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  3.4 people
Hawaii:  2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  79.8%
Whole state:  68.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  8.9%
Whole state:  7.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
19 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010

Kualapuu, Hawaii environmental map by EPA

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Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.2
Hawaii average:

11.1

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Neighborhoods in Kualapuu:

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Religion statistics for Kualapuu CDP (based on Maui County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic35,17922
Evangelical Protestant15,92876
Other14,35353
Mainline Protestant3,90237
Orthodox151
None85,457-
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: 41
Maui County:

2.90 / 10,000 pop.
Hawaii:

2.30 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 26
Maui County:

1.84 / 10,000 pop.
Hawaii:

1.57 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 30
Maui County:

2.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.72 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 190
Here:

13.44 / 10,000 pop.
State:

9.00 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.4%
Hawaii:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Maui County:

22.6%
Hawaii:

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

10.6%
State:

9.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

50.6%
State:

54.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Kualapuu:

46.4%
Hawaii:

50.1%

Average BMI:
Kualapuu:

28.3
State:

26.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

20.1%
State:

16.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

16.2%
State:

18.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.7
Hawaii:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

32.9%
Hawaii:

26.1%

General health condition:
This city:

54.3%
State:

57.0%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

80.3%
Hawaii:

81.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Kualapuu, HI Residents

4.99% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($40,868 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.99%
Hawaii average:

5.49%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($298 average AGI)
Maui County:

0.05%
Hawaii average:

0.31%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Honolulu County, HI  0.71% ($35,327 average AGI)
from Hawaii County, HI  0.24% ($35,265)
from Los Angeles County, CA  0.20% ($37,292)


4.63% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($37,160 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.63%
Hawaii average:

5.34%

0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($714 average AGI)
Maui County:

0.08%
Hawaii average:

0.28%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Honolulu County, HI  0.87% ($32,057 average AGI)
to Hawaii County, HI  0.22% ($32,969)
to Clark County, NV  0.18% ($37,337)

Strongest AM radio stations in Kualapuu:

  • KAIM (870 AM; 50 kW; HONOLULU, HI; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF HAWAII, INC.)
  • KUAU (1570 AM; 50 kW; HAIKU, HI; Owner: FIRST ASSEMBLY OF GOD-KAHULUI, MAUI)
  • KORL (690 AM; 10 kW; HONOLULU, HI; Owner: NEW WAVE BROADCASTING, L.P.)
  • KMVI (550 AM; 5 kW; WAILUKU, HI; Owner: PACIFIC RADIO GROUP,INC.)
  • KGU (760 AM; 10 kW; HONOLULU, HI; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF HAWAII, INC.)
  • KSSK (590 AM; 8 kW; HONOLULU, HI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KHVH (830 AM; 10 kW; HONOLULU, HI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KHNR (650 AM; 10 kW; HONOLULU, HI; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF HAWAII, INC.)
  • KLHT (1040 AM; 10 kW; HONOLULU, HI; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF HONOLULU, INC.)
  • KNUI (900 AM; 5 kW; KAHULUI, HI; Owner: PACIFIC RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KHCM (940 AM; 10 kW; WAIPAHU, HI; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF HAWAII, INC.)
  • KUMU (1500 AM; 10 kW; HONOLULU, HI; Owner: MAVERICK MEDIA OF OAHU LICENSE LLC)
  • KAOI (1110 AM; 5 kW; KIHEI, HI; Owner: VISIONARY RELATED ENTERTAINMENT, INC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Kualapuu:

  • KPOA (93.5 FM; LAHAINA, HI; Owner: PACIFIC RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KKUA (90.7 FM; WAILUKU, HI; Owner: HAWAII PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • KXME (104.3 FM; KANEOHE, HI; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KRTR-FM (96.3 FM; KAILUA, HI; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • K220HA (91.9 FM; KIHEI, HI; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K210CM (89.9 FM; KIHEI, HI; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KONI (104.7 FM; LANAI CITY, HI; Owner: HOCHMAN HAWAII PUBLISHING, INC.)
  • KLHI-FM (101.1 FM; LAHAINA, HI; Owner: PACIFIC RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KNUI-FM (99.9 FM; KAHULUI, HI; Owner: PACIFIC RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KHUI (99.5 FM; HONOLULU, HI; Owner: NEW WAVE BROADCASTING, L.P.)
  • KJMD (98.3 FM; PUKALANI, HI; Owner: PACIFIC RADIO GROUP,INC.)
  • K215EH (90.9 FM; KAILUA, HI; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KIOM-LP (98.9 FM; KAUNAKAKAI, HI; Owner: KROS RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 8Number of bridges
  • 19m62ftTotal length
  • $6,529,000Total costs
  • 35,030Total average daily traffic
  • 1,022Total average daily truck traffic
  • 16,747Total future (year 2025) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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  • Farrington Ave & Kalae Hwy (Lat: 21.154167 Lon: -157.035833), Type: 7.3, Overall height: 6.1 m, Registrant: 3032674865, Kollmann.Tim.M@tci.Com

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • TOP SIDE, Kalae Hwy (Lat: 21.174500 Lon: -156.993250), Type: Tower, Structure height: 6.1 m, Overall height: 6.4 m, Call Sign: WQJV448
    Assigned Frequencies: 11505.0 MHzGrant Date: 01/12/2009, Expiration Date: 01/12/2019, Certifier: John KomeijiRegistrant: Hawaiian Telcom, Inc.,, 1177 Bishop Street, Honolulu, HI 96841, Phone: (808) 546-8799, Fax: (808) 546-3122, Email:
  • Hawaii Major Islands, Lat: 21.116667 Lon: -157.283333, Call Sign: WQME604
    Assigned Frequencies: 2025.50 MHz, 2450.00 MHzGrant Date: 07/16/2010, Expiration Date: 02/01/2023, Certifier: Leslie WilcoxRegistrant: Dow Lohnes Pllc, 1200 New Hampshire Avenue, Nw, Suite 800, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 776-2914, Fax: (202) 776-4914, Email:
  • KUALAPUU, 0.8 Mi E Of (Lat: 21.157361 Lon: -157.026889), Overall height: 30.5 m, Call Sign: KUV84
    Assigned Frequencies: 6093.45 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, 6123.10 MHzGrant Date: 03/22/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Certifier: John KomeijiRegistrant: Hawaiian Telcom, Inc.,, 1177 Bishop Street, Honolulu, HI 96841, Phone: (808) 546-8799, Fax: (808) 546-3122, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: WA6OPQ, Licensee ID: L00170899, Grant Date: 07/15/1994, Expiration Date: 05/25/2003, Cancellation Date: 10/11/2000, Registrant: William K Arthur Jr, Kualapuu, HI 96757
  • Call Sign: WH6IT, Licensee ID: L00521174, Grant Date: 06/13/2012, Expiration Date: 08/18/2022, Certifier: Sherman U M Napoleon Jr, Registrant: Sherman U M Napoleon Jr, Kualapuu, HI 96757
  • Call Sign: W6SHH, Previous Call Sign: KI6VCD, Licensee ID: L01457798, Grant Date: 02/03/2009, Expiration Date: 02/03/2019, Certifier: Stephanie M Spika, Registrant: Stephanie M Spika-Lane, 2192 Rudolph Place #46, Kualapuu, HI 96757
  • Call Sign: WH7WA, Licensee ID: L01517664, Grant Date: 09/11/2009, Expiration Date: 09/11/2019, Certifier: Annette E Gorospe, Registrant: Annette E Gorospe, Kualapuu, HI 96757

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 5
Most common first names in Kualapuu, HI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John375.3 years
Antonio371.0 years
Jose374.6 years
Alice264.6 years
Joseph274.5 years
Bonifacio276.5 years
Evelyn281.0 years
Charles252.5 years
Patricio280.0 years
Sotero274.0 years
Most common last names in Kualapuu, HI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Adachi487.8 years
Baba482.5 years
Arakaki384.3 years
Gines387.0 years
Okimoto388.1 years
Mondoy378.0 years
Busby355.3 years
Eleccion352.4 years
Katahara271.5 years
Guerrero276.0 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • No fuel used (93%)
  • Electricity (4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Solar energy (1%)

Kualapuu compared to Hawaii state average:

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

Kualapuu on our top lists:

  • #85 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other South America (population 500+)"
  • #72 (96729) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Portuguese first ancestries"
  • #74 (96757) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Arab first ancestries"
  • #95 (96729) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Greek first ancestries"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest average weight of females"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that exercised in the past month"
  • #61 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Obama (Democrat) in the 2012 Presidential Election"
  • #74 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #74 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
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