Paauilo, Hawaii

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Population in 2010: 595. Population change since 2000: +4.2%
Males: 305  (51.4%)
Females: 290  (48.6%)
Median resident age:  35.4 years
Hawaii median age:  38.1 years

Zip codes: 96776.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $45,120 (it was $34,659 in 2000)
Paauilo:

$45,120
HI:

$68,020

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $20,409 (it was $13,477 in 2000)

Paauilo CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $163,664 (it was $69,100 in 2000)
Paauilo:

$163,664
HI:

$500,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $175,266; Detached houses: $174,357

Median gross rent in 2013: $674.

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  • Races in Paauilo, HI (2010)

    Paauilo races chart
    • 20334.1%Asian alone
    • 18330.8%Two or more races
    • 9415.8%Hispanic
    • 7412.4%White alone
    • 416.9%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Paauilo: 105.2 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Portuguese (10.9%), Irish (3.8%), German (2.7%), Danish (1.6%), Polish (1.6%).

Current Local Time: HST (no DST) time zone

Elevation: 766 feet

Land area: 1.15 square miles.

Population density: 517 people per square mile   (low).

Paauilo,HI real estate house value index trend

Paauilo, Hawaii map

For population 25 years and over in Paauilo:

  • High school or higher: 85.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.4%
  • Unemployed: 10.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 41.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Paauilo CDP:

  • Never married: 33.9%
  • Now married: 49.3%
  • Separated: 3.9%
  • Widowed: 4.8%
  • Divorced: 8.2%

69 residents are foreign born (11.4% Asia).

This place:

12.1%
Hawaii:

17.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $581 (0.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $204 (0.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Honolulu, HI (181.4 miles , pop. 371,657).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (2459.7 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Paauhau-Paauilo, HI (1.5 miles ), Honokaa, HI (2.6 miles ), Laupahoehoe, HI (3.1 miles ), North Hilo, HI (3.4 miles ), Kukuihaele, HI (3.7 miles ), Waimea, HI (4.2 miles ), Wailea, HI (4.4 miles ), Honomu, HI (4.5 miles ).

Latitude: 20.04 N, Longitude: 155.37 W

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

6.5%
Hawaii:

4.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (31%)
  • Accommodation and food services (16%)
  • Other services, except public administration (12%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Utilities (5%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (5%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (37%)
  • Accommodation and food services (33%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (3%)
  • Retail trade (3%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (18%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (17%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (15%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (14%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (10%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Paauilo, Hawaii

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Earthquake activity:

Paauilo-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 46.4 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 45.7 miles away from Paauilo center
On 11/16/1983 at 16:13:00, a magnitude 6.7 (6.4 MB, 6.7 MS, 6.7 MW) earthquake occurred 41.9 miles away from the city center, causing $6,000,000 total damage
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 42.2 miles away from the city center
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 18.2 miles away from Paauilo 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 45.8 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).
Paauilo topographic map

Airports located in Paauilo:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Paauilo:

  • University of Hawaii at Hilo (about 31 miles; Hilo, HI; Full-time enrollment: 3,161)
  • Hawaii Community College (about 31 miles; Hilo, HI; FT enrollment: 2,137)
  • University of Hawaii Maui College (about 93 miles; Kahului, HI; FT enrollment: 2,492)
  • Kapiolani Community College (about 179 miles; Honolulu, HI; FT enrollment: 5,069)
  • Chaminade University of Honolulu (about 180 miles; Honolulu, HI; FT enrollment: 2,610)
  • University of Hawaii at Manoa (about 181 miles; Honolulu, HI; FT enrollment: 16,461)
  • Hawaii Pacific University (about 184 miles; Honolulu, HI; FT enrollment: 5,506)

Public elementary/middle school in Paauilo:

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Notable location: Paauilo Volunteer Fire Station 8A (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Paauilo: Paauilo 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
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 5.0%
(5.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 46.2% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 2.8% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  3.0 people
Hawaii:  2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  68.7%
Whole state:  68.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  13.8%
Whole state:  7.3%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Paauilo 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.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.7
Hawaii average:

11.3

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • No fuel used (94%)
  • Electricity (6%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Neighborhoods in Paauilo:

(Paauilo, Hawaii Neighborhood Map)

Religion statistics for Paauilo 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%

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 Paauilo:

  • KIPA (620 AM; 10 kW; NAALEHU, HI; Owner: BIG ISLAND RADIO)
  • KPUA (670 AM; 10 kW; HILO, HI; Owner: NEW WEST BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • 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.)
  • 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.)
  • KKON (790 AM; 5 kW; KEALAKEKUA, HI; Owner: BIG ISLAND RADIO ( HAWAII LIMITED PA)
  • 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 Paauilo:

  • KNUQ (103.7 FM; PAAUILO, HI; Owner: VISIONARY RELATED ENTERTAINMENT II,)
  • 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.)
  • KLEO (106.1 FM; KAHALUU, HI; Owner: MAVERICK MEDIA OF HAWAII LICENSE, LLC)
  • KWYI (106.9 FM; KAWAIHAE, HI; Owner: COLIN H. NAITO)
  • KLEO-FM1 (106.1 FM; HONOKAA, HI; Owner: MAVERICK MEDIA OF HAWAII LICENSE, LLC)

Paauilo fatal accident list:

Sep 7, 2012 05:30 PM, Sr-19, Paauilo Makai Road, Lat: 20.03904, Lon: -155.36785, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jul 4, 1996 04:20 PM, 19, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Feb 17, 1990 03:00 PM, 19, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jul 22, 1984 03:00 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jun 15, 1983 09:45 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
May 18, 1980 07:17 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
Mar 28, 1977 10:00 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 10Number of bridges
  • 49m161ftTotal length
  • $11,009,000Total costs
  • 66,375Total average daily traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 21930-1939
  • 21950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 41980-1989
  • 12010-2012
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Paauilo, HI

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • Kukaiau Ranch (Lat: 19.888778 Lon: -155.382611), Type: Pole, Structure height: 24.1 m, Overall height: 26.5 m, Call Sign: KNKN203
    Assigned Frequencies: 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/29/2009, Expiration Date: 10/01/2019, Certifier: David C Jatlow
    Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw - Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (469) 229-7471, Fax: (469) 229-7297, Email:

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Paauilo Homesteads (Lat: 20.018889 Lon: -155.370000), Call Sign: WNUX735
    Assigned Frequencies: 468.825 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/02/2005, Expiration Date: 12/03/2015, Certifier: Alice De Luz
    Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 26941 Cabot Rd #134, Laguna Hills, CA 92653, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • STATION, Iolehaehae Ne Slope Mauna Kea (Lat: 19.888611 Lon: -155.382778), Overall height: 24.4 m, Call Sign: WNEZ923
    Assigned Frequencies: 2184.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/01/1994, Expiration Date: 12/01/1999, Cancellation Date: 03/04/2000
    Registrant: Phone: (717) 334-1114
  • IOLEHAEHAE, Kukaiau Ranch (Lat: 19.888778 Lon: -155.382611), Type: Pole, Structure height: 24.1 m, Overall height: 26.5 m, Call Sign: WLS671
    Assigned Frequencies: 10553.1 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, 6345.49 MHz, 6645.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/25/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Certifier: Carol L Tacker
    Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw - Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • Plantation Office Hamakua Sugar Company (Lat: 20.039417 Lon: -155.373056), Call Sign: KNKD737
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.240 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/11/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 02/23/2004, Certifier: Paul H Kuzia
    Registrant: Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP, 2300 N Street, N.W., 7th Floor, Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 783-4141, Fax: (202) 783-5851, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • 43-1812 Manienie Rd (Lat: 20.021944 Lon: -155.400278), Type: Building, Overall height: 4 m, Call Sign: WHX778, Licensee ID: L00007568
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.450 MHz, 2.08040 MHz, 156.800 MHz, 2.09790 MHz, 156.900 MHz, 2.18340 MHz, 4.15040 MHz, 6.22840 MHz, 8.29840 MHz, 12.3574 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/14/1998, Expiration Date: 05/14/2003, Cancellation Date: 08/17/2003
    Registrant: Jack N Wheeler, Paauilo, HI 96776

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Paauilo)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 26
  • Hazardous Condition: 5
  • Service Call: 1

Incident types - Paauilo

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Paauilo, HI
Most common first names in Paauilo, HI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1072.7 years
William970.8 years
Manuel875.7 years
Mary574.2 years
Antone478.0 years
Gregorio480.2 years
Robert476.3 years
Francisco375.7 years
Frank372.7 years
Eustaquio370.0 years
Most common last names in Paauilo, HI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Bailado657.0 years
Ramos677.0 years
Honma579.4 years
Ishii579.4 years
Mendes461.7 years
Souza471.2 years
Deluz477.0 years
Saito381.3 years
Carvalho369.7 years
Suzuki376.0 years

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  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most Two or more races residents"
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  • #66 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Healthcare practitioner and technical occupations:"
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  • #89 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most Korean residents"
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  • #96 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most American Indian residents"
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