For population 25 years and over in Lawai:
For population 15 years and over in Lawai CDP:
72 residents are foreign born (2.7% Asia, 0.5% North America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $1,459 (0.2%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Ewa, HI (103.8 miles , pop. 272,328).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (2628.8 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: Kalaheo, HI (1.2 miles ), Omao, HI (1.3 miles ), Koloa, HI (1.7 miles ), Poipu, HI (2.0 miles ), Eleele, HI (2.2 miles ), Hanapepe, HI (2.3 miles ), Kaumakani, HI (2.7 miles ), Puhi, HI (2.8 miles ).
Latitude: 21.93 N, Longitude: 159.51 W
Work and jobs in Lawai: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Lawai, Hawaii
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Lawai-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Hawaii state average. It is 100% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/13/2008 at 11:01:43, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 70.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Kauai County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Mudslides: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, High Surf: 1, Landslide: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Typhoon: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Lawai:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lawai:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 9.2%
(8.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 6.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 16.5% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 22.9% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Lawai compared to Hawaii state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Lawai (based on Kauai County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 52.32%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 22
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 16
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Number of full-service restaurants: 87
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.35% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($45,781 average adjusted gross income)
0.12% of residents moved from foreign countries ($958 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.15% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($40,719 average adjusted gross income)
0.10% of residents moved to foreign countries ($443 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Lawai:
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TV broadcast stations around Lawai:
Lawai fatal accident list:
Nov 24, 2007 02:47 AM, 530, Lat: 21.917572, Lon: -159.494692, Vehicles: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: Inconsistent data
Aug 1, 2000 02:10 PM, Sr-50, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 7, Fatalities: 1
Oct 18, 1992 02:21 AM, 530, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Aug 3, 1992 07:25 AM, 530, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Pedestrians: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jul 17, 1981 07:10 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jun 20, 1976 03:50 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2
Nov 12, 1976 01:00 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 4
Total length: 18 meters (59ft)
Total costs: $1,978,000
Total average daily traffic: 40,105
Total average daily truck traffic: 771
Total future (year 2020) average daily traffic: 54,150
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Lawai)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Lawai on our top lists:
Total of 6 patent applications in 2008-2013.