Maalaea, Hawaii

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Population in 2010: 352. Population change since 2000: -22.5%
Males: 169  (48.1%)
Females: 183  (51.9%)
Median resident age:  59.1 years
Hawaii median age:  39.6 years

Zip codes: 96753.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $70,468 (it was $53,750 in 2000)
Maalaea:

$70,468
HI:

$66,259
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $45,215 (it was $43,571 in 2000)

Maalaea CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $389,239 (it was $215,700 in 2000)
Maalaea:

$389,239
HI:

$496,600
Mean prices in 2012: All housing units: $722,908; Detached houses: over $1,000,000; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $356,936

Median gross rent in 2012: $1,525.

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Maalaea races chart
  • White alone - 269 (76.4%)
  • Asian alone - 34 (9.7%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 18 (5.1%)
  • Hispanic - 13 (3.7%)
  • Two or more races - 11 (3.1%)
  • Black alone - 7 (2.0%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Maalaea: 249.6 (very high, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: English (21.3%), German (18.9%), Irish (7.5%), Italian (4.3%), Norwegian (4.1%), French (3.2%).

Current Local Time: HST (no DST) time zone

Elevation: 10 feet

Land area: 4.77 square miles.

Population density: 74 people per square mile   (very low).

Maalaea,HI real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Maalaea:

  • High school or higher: 98.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 45.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 21.1%
  • Unemployed: 1.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Maalaea CDP:

  • Never married: 19.9%
  • Now married: 54.2%
  • Separated: 0.4%
  • Widowed: 8.7%
  • Divorced: 16.7%

43 residents are foreign born (4.6% Europe, 2.0% North America, 1.8% Asia).

This place:  9.5%
Hawaii:  17.7%



According to our research of Hawaii and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Maalaea, Hawaii as of July 02, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Maalaea to the number of sex offenders is 176 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $784 (0.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $756 (0.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Koolaupoko, HI (92.5 miles , pop. 117,994).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Honolulu, HI (92.9 miles , pop. 371,657).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (2495.5 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Waikapu, HI (1.8 miles ), Kihei, HI (2.0 miles ), Puunene, HI (2.1 miles) , Kahului, HI (2.3 miles ), Wailuku, HI (2.4 miles ), Waihee-Waikapu, HI (2.5 miles ), Spreckelsville, HI (2.6 miles ), Waihee-Waiehu, HI (2.8 miles ).

Latitude: 20.81 N, Longitude: 156.49 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 808

Maalaea household income distribution Maalaea home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.0%
Hawaii:

4.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (27%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Public administration (12%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (18%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (13%)
  • Health care and social assistance (11%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (26%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (15%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Other protective service workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Top executives (5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (17%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (12%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (9%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (7%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (6%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers (5%)

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

Average climate in Maalaea, Hawaii

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Earthquake activity:

Maalaea-area historical earthquake activity is near Hawaii state average. It is 63% 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 133.3 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 79.9 miles away from Maalaea 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 73.3 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 119.3 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 107.5 miles away from Maalaea 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 58.9 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 (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 4, Floods: 3, High Surfs: 2, Storms: 2, Earthquake: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tsunami Wave: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Maalaea:

  • HALE MAKUA - KAHULUI (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; KAHULUI, HI)
  • HOSPICE MAUI (Hospital, about 6 miles away; WAILUKU, HI)
  • MAUI MEMORIAL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 6 miles away; WAILUKU, HI)
  • HALE MAKUA - WAILUKU (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; WAILUKU, HI)
  • HALE MAKUA HOME HEALTH SERVICE (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; WAILUKU, HI)
  • THE ARC OF MAUI - MANA OLA (Hospital, about 7 miles away; KAHULUI, HI)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Maalaea:

  • University of Hawaii Maui College (about 6 miles; Kahului, HI; Full-time enrollment: 2,492)
  • Kapiolani Community College (about 91 miles; Honolulu, HI; FT enrollment: 5,069)
  • Chaminade University of Honolulu (about 92 miles; Honolulu, HI; FT enrollment: 2,610)
  • University of Hawaii at Manoa (about 92 miles; Honolulu, HI; FT enrollment: 16,461)
  • Hawaii Pacific University (about 95 miles; Honolulu, HI; FT enrollment: 5,506)
  • Honolulu Community College (about 97 miles; Honolulu, HI; FT enrollment: 2,538)
  • Leeward Community College (about 105 miles; Pearl City, HI; FT enrollment: 4,589)

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Notable location: Ma‘alaea Power Plant (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Lake: Kealia Pond (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Waikapu Stream (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Maalaea include: Keālia Pond National Wildlife Refuge (1), Maalaea Beach Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Beach: Palalau (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Maui 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 76.0. This is about average.

City:

76.0
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 19.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

19.8
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 6.60. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 3.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.60
U.S.:

9.14
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 8.3%
(6.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 20.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 50.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 40.0% for other race residents, 14.3% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  1.6 people
Hawaii:  2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  41.3%
Whole state:  68.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  5.6%
Whole state:  7.3%

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

Maalaea compared to Hawaii state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below 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

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • No fuel used (78%)
  • Electricity (20%)
  • Utility gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

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

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 44.52%
Here: 44.5%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchAssemblies of GodLDS (Mormon) ChurchUnited Church of ChristEpiscopal Church
Adherents58.5%12.9%7.9%5.1%2.5%
Congregations18.0%4.7%8.6%21.1%3.9%
NameSouthern Baptist Convention Non-Charismatic Churches IndependentSalvation ArmyUnited Methodist ChurchOther
Adherents2.2%2.1%1.4%1.0%6.5%
Congregations7.0%0.8%2.3%2.3%31.3%
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: 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%

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 Maalaea:

  • KUAU (1570 AM; 50 kW; HAIKU, HI; Owner: FIRST ASSEMBLY OF GOD-KAHULUI, MAUI)
  • KNUI (900 AM; 5 kW; KAHULUI, HI; Owner: PACIFIC RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KAOI (1110 AM; 5 kW; KIHEI, HI; Owner: VISIONARY RELATED ENTERTAINMENT, INC)
  • KMVI (550 AM; 5 kW; WAILUKU, HI; Owner: PACIFIC RADIO GROUP,INC.)
  • KAIM (870 AM; 50 kW; HONOLULU, HI; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF HAWAII, 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.)
  • KSSK (590 AM; 8 kW; HONOLULU, HI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KHVH (830 AM; 10 kW; HONOLULU, HI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KIPA (620 AM; 10 kW; NAALEHU, HI; Owner: BIG ISLAND RADIO)
  • KHNR (650 AM; 10 kW; HONOLULU, HI; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF HAWAII, INC.)
  • KPUA (670 AM; 10 kW; HILO, HI; Owner: NEW WEST BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KLHT (1040 AM; 10 kW; HONOLULU, HI; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF HONOLULU, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Maalaea:

  • KKUA (90.7 FM; WAILUKU, HI; Owner: HAWAII PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • KONI (104.7 FM; LANAI CITY, HI; Owner: HOCHMAN HAWAII PUBLISHING, 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.)
  • KLHI-FM (101.1 FM; LAHAINA, HI; Owner: PACIFIC RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KNUI-FM (99.9 FM; KAHULUI, HI; Owner: PACIFIC RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KJMD (98.3 FM; PUKALANI, HI; Owner: PACIFIC RADIO GROUP,INC.)
  • KAOI-FM (95.1 FM; WAILUKU, HI; Owner: VISIONARY RELATED ENTERTAINMENT INC)
  • KPOA (93.5 FM; LAHAINA, HI; Owner: PACIFIC RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • K224CG (92.7 FM; MAALAEA, ETC., HI; Owner: LAHAINA BROADCASTING COMPANY, LTD.)
  • KPMW (105.5 FM; HALIIMAILE, HI; Owner: REY-CEL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K244AG (96.7 FM; MAUI, HI; Owner: VISIONARY RELATED ENTERTAINMENT, INC)
  • KNUQ-FM1 (103.7 FM; KAHULUI, HI; Owner: VISIONARY RELATED ENTERTAINMENT II,)
  • K297AC (107.3 FM; WAILUKU, ETC., HI; Owner: LAHAINA BROADCASTING COMPANY, LTD.)
  • KEAO-LP (91.5 FM; WAILUKU, HI; Owner: MANA'O RADIO)

TV broadcast stations around Maalaea:

  • KWHM (Channel 21; WAILUKU, HI; Owner: LESEA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K27DW (Channel 27; WAILUKU, HI; Owner: RAYCOM NATIONAL, INC.)
  • K21AG (Channel 21; WAILUKU, HI; Owner: LESEA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KAUI-LP (Channel 51; WAILUKU, HI; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KMAU (Channel 12; WAILUKU, HI; Owner: KITV HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC. (CA CORP.))
  • KAMN-LP (Channel 61; WAILUKU, HI; Owner: JULIET R. YANKLOWITZ)

Maalaea fatal accident list:

Sep 13, 2009 10:26 PM, Sr-310, Lat: 20.80001, Lon: -156.49574, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 9, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jan 19, 2008 00:30 AM, Maalaea Road, Lat: 20.79793, Lon: -156.51000, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Mar 1, 2008 11:36 PM, Sr-310, Lat: 20.80113, Lon: -156.49707, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 4 meters (13ft)
Total costs: $225,000
Total average daily traffic: 58,180
Total future (year 2027) average daily traffic: 81,400

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • MAALAEA, Maalaea Power Plant N Kihei Rd (Lat: 20.801250 Lon: -156.494139), Type: Tower, Structure height: 21.3 m, Call Sign: WNTU898
    Assigned Frequencies: 11215.0 MHz, 11245.0 MHz, 11285.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/17/2009, Expiration Date: 04/18/2019
    Registrant: Maui Electronic Company Ltd, 210 W Kamehameha Ave, Kahului, HI 96732, Phone: (808) 872-3273, Fax: (808) 871-2322, Email:
  • STATION, N Kihei Rd Tax Map Key 3-8-05:26 (Lat: 20.801222 Lon: -156.494667), Overall height: 16.8 m, Call Sign: WIA821
    Assigned Frequencies: 2141.20 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/30/1999, Expiration Date: 10/13/2009, Cancellation Date: 12/19/2009
    Registrant: Phone: (808) 871-8461

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • Maalaea Harbor Office (Lat: 20.787083 Lon: -156.508000), Type: Tower, Overall height: 6 m, Call Sign: WQX699, Licensee ID: L00008043
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.425 MHz, 156.450 MHz, 156.800 MHz, 156.900 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/14/2011, Expiration Date: 08/06/2021
    Registrant: State Of Hawaii, 1177 Alakea Street, Room 201, Honolulu, HI 96813, Phone: (808) 586-1930, Fax: (808) 586-1962, Email:

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1

Maalaea on our top lists:

  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Financial managers"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Real estate and rental and leasing"
  • #8 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"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Financial managers"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Healthcare support occupations:"
  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Book stores and news dealers"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 cities with high-earning residents located near cities with low-earning residents"
  • #50 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest ratio of median house value to median household income"
  • #71 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest average wind speeds"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM10) 24-hour air pollution readings in 2005 (µg/m3)"
  • #54 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that exercised in the past month"
  • #55 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 1990-1999 to 2000-2003 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #65 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Kerry (Democrat) in the 2004 Presidential Election, pop. 50,000+"
  • #98 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives"
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