Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Honolulu, HI (46.1 miles , pop. 371,657).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (2519.8 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: Kualapuu, HI (2.0 miles ), Maunaloa, HI (2.3 miles ), Kaunakakai, HI (3.0 miles ), Kalawao, HI (3.3 miles) , East Molokai, HI (3.4 miles) , Ualapu'e, HI (4.5 miles ), Lanai City, HI (5.1 miles ), Lanai, HI (5.2 miles) .
Latitude: 21.15 N, Longitude: 157.13 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 808
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in West Molokai: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in West Molokai, Hawaii
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:West Molokai-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Hawaii state average. It is 76% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/5/1981 at 14:09:39, a magnitude 5.5 (5.0 MB, 5.5 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 13.2 miles away from the city center
On 6/27/1998 at 10:11:07, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MD, Depth: 32.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 92.9 miles away from West Molokai center
On 3/20/1995 at 08:29:51, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.5 MD, Depth: 31.9 mi) earthquake occurred 86.0 miles away from the city center
On 7/27/2006 at 20:03:33, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MB, 4.4 MD, Depth: 19.4 mi) earthquake occurred 66.8 miles away from the city center
On 10/23/1991 at 12:50:26, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 ML, Depth: 18.5 mi) earthquake occurred 19.5 miles away from West Molokai center
On 5/20/2005 at 15:52:07, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 47.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML)
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: 2, High Surfs: 2, Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Mudslide: 1, Earthquake: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tsunami Wave: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
West Molokai compared to Hawaii state average:
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Religion statistics for West Molokai CCD (based on Maui County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 44.52%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 41
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 26
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 30
Number of full-service restaurants: 190
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.14% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($43,931 average adjusted gross income)
0.16% of residents moved from foreign countries ($677 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.51% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($40,921 average adjusted gross income)
0.10% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,482 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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