Pahala, Hawaii

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Population in 2010: 1,356.
Population change since 2000: -1.6%
Males: 645  (47.6%)
Females: 711  (52.4%)
Median resident age:

43.1 years
Hawaii median age:

39.2 years

Zip codes: 96777.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $43,721 (it was $30,243 in 2000)
Pahala:

$43,721
HI:

$77,765

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $16,929 (it was $11,450 in 2000)

Pahala CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $180,610 (it was $81,400 in 2000)
Pahala:

$180,610
HI:

$617,400

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $235,174; detached houses: $234,817

Median gross rent in 2017: $700.

March 2019 cost of living index in Pahala: 105.3 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 18.1%
(17.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 47.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 26.5% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 25.4% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Pahala, HI (2010)
    • 55240.7%Asian alone
    • 41830.8%Two or more races
    • 14510.7%Hispanic
    • 1249.1%White alone
    • 1067.8%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 100.7%Black alone
    • 10.07%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Hawaii and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Pahala, Hawaii as of November 26, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Pahala is 1,374 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


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Ancestries: Portuguese (3.3%), Irish (1.2%).

Current Local Time: HST (no DST) time zone

Elevation: 920 feet

Land area: 0.84 square miles.

Population density: 1,610 people per square mile   (low).

Pahala, Hawaii map

409 residents are foreign born (23.5% Asia).

This place:

29.5%
Hawaii:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $276 (0.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $303 (0.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Honolulu, HI (210.7 miles , pop. 371,657).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (2496.1 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Kau, HI (3.1 miles ),
Naalehu, HI (3.4 miles ),
Waiohinu, HI (3.6 miles ),
Discovery Harbour, HI (3.8 miles ),
Hawaiian Ocean View, HI (4.5 miles ),
Volcano, HI (4.8 miles ),
South Kona, HI (5.3 miles ),
Fern Forest, HI (5.4 miles )

Latitude: 19.20 N, Longitude: 155.48 W

Distribution of median household income in Pahala, HI in 2017
Distribution of house value in Pahala, HI in 2017
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.7%
Hawaii:

2.9%
Most common industries in Pahala, HI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (30.4%)
  • Educational services (14.2%)
  • Health care (7.5%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (6.7%)
  • Construction (6.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.9%)
  • Food (5.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (42.4%)
  • Construction (10.6%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (9.1%)
  • Food (6.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.1%)
  • Educational services (3.4%)
  • Public administration (3.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (26.6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (16.6%)
  • Health care (14.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.7%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.8%)
  • Food (3.9%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (3.9%)
Most common occupations in Pahala, HI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (24.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10.3%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (4.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.2%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.0%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (2.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (31.4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (11.7%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.3%)
  • Other construction workers and helpers (4.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.8%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (3.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (17.0%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (10.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Cashiers (4.4%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3.5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.5%)

Average climate in Pahala, Hawaii

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Pahala, Hawaii environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
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AQI SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 126. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

126
U.S.:

74
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 23.9. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.9
U.S.:

1.8
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2003 was 23.5. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 21.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.5
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 6.33. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 0.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.33
U.S.:

8.46

Earthquake activity:

Pahala-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Hawaii state average. It is 59% 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 33.7 miles away from Pahala 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 50.8 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 17.5 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 56.3 miles away from the city 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 26.1 miles away from Pahala center, destroying 5 buildings
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 57.0 miles away from Pahala center
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 (18) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 7, Earthquakes: 3, Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Lava Flows: 2, Volcanic Eruptions: 2, High Surf: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Tsunami Wave: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Pahala topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Pahala:

  • KAU HOSPITAL (1 KAMANI STREET)

Airports located in Pahala:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Pahala:

  • Hawaii Community College (about 43 miles; Hilo, HI; Full-time enrollment: 2,137)
  • University of Hawaii at Hilo (about 44 miles; Hilo, HI; FT enrollment: 3,161)
  • University of Hawaii Maui College (about 134 miles; Kahului, HI; FT enrollment: 2,492)
  • Kapiolani Community College (about 208 miles; Honolulu, HI; FT enrollment: 5,069)
  • Chaminade University of Honolulu (about 209 miles; Honolulu, HI; FT enrollment: 2,610)
  • University of Hawaii at Manoa (about 210 miles; Honolulu, HI; FT enrollment: 16,461)
  • Hawaii Pacific University (about 213 miles; Honolulu, HI; FT enrollment: 5,506)

Public high school in Pahala:

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Points of interest:

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Church in Pahala: Holy Rosary Church (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

Drinking water stations with addresses in Pahala that have no violations reported:

  • WOOD VALLEY (Population served: 75, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This place:

3.1 people
Hawaii:

2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

72.2%
Whole state:

68.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

9.4%
Whole state:

7.3%


No gay or lesbian households reported

16 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
6 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
15 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere in 2000

Banks with branches in Pahala (2011 data):

  • Bank of Hawaii: Kau Branch at Kamani And Pikake Streets, branch established on 1922/12/01. Info updated 2010/09/12: Bank assets: $13,868.5 mil, Deposits: $10,599.9 mil, headquarters in Honolulu, HI, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 71 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of Hawaii Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Pahala:

Marital status in Pahala, HI
  • Never married: 23.7%
  • Now married: 62.9%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 7.8%
  • Divorced: 4.8%

For population 25 years and over in Pahala:

  • High school or higher: 76.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.1%
  • Unemployed: 22.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.8
Hawaii average:

11.0

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Pahala
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Neighborhoods in Pahala:

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Religion statistics for Pahala, HI (based on Hawaii County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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
This county:

2.09 / 10,000 pop.
Hawaii:

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

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Hawaii:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 34
Here:

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
Hawaii County:

8.29 / 10,000 pop.
Hawaii:

9.00 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Hawaii County:

7.1%
Hawaii:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Hawaii County:

21.2%
Hawaii:

20.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

10.3%
Hawaii:

9.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Pahala:

54.8%
Hawaii:

54.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

49.0%
Hawaii:

50.1%

Average BMI:
Pahala:

26.4
State:

26.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
Pahala:

18.0%
State:

16.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

19.0%
Hawaii:

18.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Hawaii:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

24.6%
Hawaii:

26.1%

General health condition:
This city:

54.3%
Hawaii:

57.0%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

80.1%
State:

81.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Pahala, HI Residents

5.47% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($62,641 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.47%
Hawaii average:

5.19%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($421 average AGI)
Hawaii County:

0.04%
Hawaii average:

0.26%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Honolulu County, HI  1.04% ($46,987 average AGI)
from Maui County, HI  0.22% ($50,463)
from Los Angeles County, CA  0.17% ($101,395)


4.69% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($43,329 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.69%
Hawaii average:

5.62%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($393 average AGI)
Hawaii County:

0.06%
Hawaii average:

0.26%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Honolulu County, HI  0.80% ($43,065 average AGI)
to Maui County, HI  0.23% ($42,669)
to Clark County, NV  0.20% ($30,847)

Businesses in Pahala, HI

  • CVS: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Pahala:

  • KPUA (670 AM; 10 kW; HILO, HI; Owner: NEW WEST BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KIPA (620 AM; 10 kW; NAALEHU, HI; Owner: BIG ISLAND RADIO)
  • KKON (790 AM; 5 kW; KEALAKEKUA, HI; Owner: BIG ISLAND RADIO ( HAWAII LIMITED PA)
  • 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.)
  • KMVI (550 AM; 5 kW; WAILUKU, HI; Owner: PACIFIC RADIO GROUP,INC.)
  • KNUI (900 AM; 5 kW; KAHULUI, HI; Owner: PACIFIC RADIO GROUP, 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.)
  • KAOI (1110 AM; 5 kW; KIHEI, HI; Owner: VISIONARY RELATED ENTERTAINMENT, INC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Pahala:

  • 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)
  • KNUQ (103.7 FM; PAAUILO, HI; Owner: VISIONARY RELATED ENTERTAINMENT II,)
  • Pahala, Hawaii
  • Fatal accident count11
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents15
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:7
  • Fatalities14
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents28
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • Hawaii average
  • Fatal accident count888
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents1323
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons353
  • Fatalities972
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents2223
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents206
See more detailed statistics of Pahala fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 12Number of bridges
  • 92ft / 28.0mTotal length
  • $2,933,000Total costs
  • 27,975Total average daily traffic
  • 1,661Total average daily truck traffic
  • 27,010Total future (year 2025) average daily traffic
New bridges in Pahala, HI - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 41930-1939
  • 31940-1949
  • 52000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Pahala, HI

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • Ka'Akaiki Road (12186) (Lat: 19.088083 Lon: -155.569389), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 45.7 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: Michael P GogginRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 208 S Akard St. Rm 1015, Dallas, TX 75202, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (214) 746-6410, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

2
  • Kerry Willoughby, Kaalaiki Rd - Haw006b (Lat: 19.088083 Lon: -155.569389), Type: 45.7, Structure height: 15001 m, Overall height: 45.7 m, Licensee ID: L, Registrant: At&t Mobility Services, LLC, Anisa.A.Latif@att.Com, Suite 1000, Washi-ngton, Phone: (202) 457-3068
  • Kerry N Willoughby, Kaalaiki Rd - Haw006b (Lat: 19.088083 Lon: -155.569389), Type: 45.7, Structure height: 15001 m, Overall height: 45.7 m, Registrant: At&t Mobility Services, LLC, Anisa.A.Latif@att.Com, Suite 1000, Washi-ngton, Phone: (202) 457-3068

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Black Sands Sta Punalu U Rd (Lat: 19.137278 Lon: -155.504444), Structure height: 5 m, Call Sign: WPAJ625,
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.175 MHz, Grant Date: 06/10/1997, Expiration Date: 08/20/2002, Cancellation Date: 12/22/2002, Registrant: Punalu U Water & Sanitation Corporation, 680 Iwilei Rd Ste 700, Honolulu, HI 96817, Phone: (808) 539-9447
  • Approx 2600 S Of Ka U Hospital 300 W Of Hwy 11 (Lat: 19.193111 Lon: -155.475000), Call Sign: KUA407,
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.035 MHz, Grant Date: 03/06/2013, Expiration Date: 03/29/2023, Registrant: Ml Macadamia Orchards LP, Pahala, HI 96777, Phone: (808) 928-8311, Fax: (808) 928-8434
  • Lat: 19.133111 Lon: -155.511444, Call Sign: WQVN520,
    Assigned Frequencies: 467.512 MHz, 451.287 MHz, 456.337 MHz, Grant Date: 04/07/2015, Expiration Date: 04/07/2025, Certifier: Suzanne Buchanan, Registrant: Pacific Wireless Comms. LLC, 710 Kakoi Street, Honolulu, HI 96819-2016, Phone: (808) 837-4354, Fax: (808) 837-4333, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • WEST PAHALA, 3 Mi Nne Of Pahala Sugar Cane Field (Lat: 19.219194 Lon: -155.516361), Overall height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: WPOS750,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6034.15 MHz, 6152.75 MHz, Grant Date: 02/15/2019, Expiration Date: 04/15/2029, Registrant: Hawaii County Police Dept., 349 Kapiolani, Hilo, HI 96720, Phone: (808) 961-2280, Fax: (808) 961-8891, Email:
  • Pahala, 3.8 Miles Sw Of Pahala Town On Kaawalihi Rd (Lat: 19.088167 Lon: -155.569444), Type: Mast, Structure height: 47.2 m, Overall height: 53.9 m, Call Sign: WPTZ535,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10553.1 MHz, Grant Date: 12/20/2011, Expiration Date: 01/17/2022, Cancellation Date: 03/23/2015, Certifier: Carol L Tacker, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 3300 E. Renner Road, B3132, Richardson, TX 75082, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (972) 907-1131, Email:
  • KAHU Studio, 96-3207 Maile Street (Lat: 19.196778 Lon: -155.478750), Type: Pole, Structure height: 10 m, Call Sign: WQOV902,
    Assigned Frequencies: 949.000 MHz, Grant Date: 02/13/2012, Expiration Date: 02/01/2014, Cancellation Date: 03/22/2013, Certifier: Christine Kaehuaea, Registrant: Kau Community Radio Inc, Pahala, HI 96777, Phone: (925) 895-9098, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Pahala)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-12 (Category: Land, Seats: 3, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 82 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3370M , Serial Number: 12-2242, Year manufactured: 1947, Airworthiness Date: 07/03/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 08/15/2017
    Registrant (Individual): Charles W Iii Petrie, Po Box 537, Pahala, HI 96777

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 25. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 60 took place in 2005, and the least - 3 in 2013. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Pahala, HI When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (82.7%), and Structure Fires (10.7%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Pahala, HI
    • 32582.7%Outside Fires
    • 4210.7%Structure Fires
    • 266.6%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Pahala, HI
Most common first names in Pahala, HI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary672.6 years
John573.0 years
Manuel573.0 years
Vicente585.2 years
Juan483.8 years
Jose475.0 years
Annie482.2 years
Edward475.7 years
George470.7 years
Margaret478.5 years
Most common last names in Pahala, HI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Andrade862.6 years
Yokota685.0 years
Lee563.3 years
Aguil587.8 years
Kailiawa568.0 years
Louis576.4 years
Sumida575.4 years
Evangelista467.2 years
Oliveira464.5 years
Sakata470.5 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Pahala, HI
  • 92.4%No fuel used
  • 4.0%Electricity
  • 2.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.1%Utility gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Pahala, HI
  • 96.4%No fuel used
  • 3.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Pahala compared to Hawaii state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage 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 below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Pahala on our top lists:

  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Philippines (population 500+)"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in South Eastern Asia (population 500+)"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere (population 1,000+)"
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