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(Urban population: 0, Rural population: 5,827 (195 farm, 5,632 nonfarm))

Houses: 2,883 (2,209 occupied: 1,645 owner occupied, 564 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

26%
State:

44%

Housing density: 3 houses/condos per square mile


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2009: $455


Median gross rent in Kau, HI in 2009: $718


Housing units in Kau with a mortgage: 672 (29 second mortgage, 50 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 817








Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $214,959 (it was $86,700 in 2000)
Kau:

$214,959
Hawaii:

$517,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $152,704 - $281,262

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $216,365
Here:

$216,365
State:

$621,458

Townhouses or other attached units: $759,342
Here:

$759,342
State:

$571,053

In 2-unit structures: $361,049
Here:

$361,049
State:

$638,119

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $183,753
Here:

$183,753
State:

$436,670

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $506,471
Here:

$506,471
State:

$425,175

Mobile homes: $152,552
Here:

$152,552
State:

$206,277

Household type by relationship:

Households: 5,805
  • In family households: 4,800 (1,102 male householders, 318 female householders)
    1,097 spouses, 1,576 children (1,483 natural, 54 adopted, 39 stepchildren), 254 grandchildren, 40 brothers or sisters, 41 parents, 180 other relatives, 192 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,005 (426 male householders (326 living alone)), 347 female householders (303 living alone)), 232 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 22 (15 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 635 2-persons, 257 3-persons, 226 4-persons, 153 5-persons, 84 6-persons, 65 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 629 1-person, 113 2-persons, 10 3-persons, 8 4-persons, 7 5-persons, 6 7-or-more-persons.

825 married couples with children.
362 single-parent households (146 men, 216 women).

79.4% of residents of Kau speak English at home.
0.7% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% speak English very well).
1.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (73% speak English very well, 28% speak English well).
18.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (51% speak English very well, 33% speak English well, 16% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).

Foreign born population: 814 (14.0%)
(52.0% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

4.4
State:

5.2

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.2
State:

3.4

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Rooms in houses/apartments in Kau, Hawaii
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 110
  • 2 rooms: 116
  • 3 rooms: 387
  • 4 rooms: 234
  • 5 rooms: 404
  • 6 rooms: 193
  • 7 rooms: 113
  • 8 rooms: 67
  • 9 or more rooms: 21
  • 1 room: 55
  • 2 rooms: 71
  • 3 rooms: 83
  • 4 rooms: 102
  • 5 rooms: 150
  • 6 rooms: 65
  • 7 rooms: 25
  • 8 rooms: 9
  • 9 or more rooms: 4
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Kau, Hawaii
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 157
  • 1 bedroom: 262
  • 2 bedrooms: 507
  • 3 bedrooms: 542
  • 4 bedrooms: 143
  • 5+ bedrooms: 34
  • no bedroom: 80
  • 1 bedroom: 85
  • 2 bedrooms: 181
  • 3 bedrooms: 177
  • 4 bedrooms: 41
  • 5+ bedrooms: 0
Cars and other vehicles available in Kau, Hawaii in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 87
  • 1 vehicle: 595
  • 2 vehicles: 668
  • 3 vehicles: 205
  • 4 vehicles: 83
  • 5+ vehicles: 7
  • no vehicle: 93
  • 1 vehicle: 288
  • 2 vehicles: 150
  • 3 vehicles: 29
  • 4 vehicles: 4
  • 5+ vehicles: 0

Year house built

  • 1999 to March 2000: 82
  • 1995 to 1998: 389
  • 1990 to 1994: 561
  • 1980 to 1989: 714
  • 1970 to 1979: 460
  • 1960 to 1969: 183
  • 1950 to 1959: 88
  • 1940 to 1949: 143
  • 1939 or earlier: 263

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


Kau, HI house values

Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses in 2009 in Kau, HI:

  • Less than $10,000: 30
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 15
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 15
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 9
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 8
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 20
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 23
  • $40,000 to $49,999: 32
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 23
  • $60,000 to $69,999: 23
  • $70,000 to $79,999: 27
  • $80,000 to $89,999: 41
  • $90,000 to $99,999: 47
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 117
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 148
  • $150,000 to $174,999: 193
  • $175,000 to $199,999: 202
  • $200,000 to $249,999: 217
  • $250,000 to $299,999: 162
  • $300,000 to $399,999: 186
  • $400,000 to $499,999: 43
  • $500,000 to $749,999: 39
  • $750,000 to $999,999: 13
  • $1,000,000 or more: 14
 


Kau rent paid by renters for apartments graph

Rent paid by renters in 2009 in Kau:

  • Less than $100: 22 people
  • $100 to $149: 11
  • $150 to $199: 21
  • $200 to $249: 26
  • $250 to $299: 16
  • $300 to $349: 14
  • $350 to $399: 11
  • $400 to $449: 17
  • $450 to $499: 20
  • $500 to $549: 21
  • $550 to $599: 21
  • $600 to $649: 22
  • $650 to $699: 21
  • $700 to $749: 20
  • $750 to $799: 13
  • $800 to $899: 27
  • $900 to $999: 17
  • $1,000 to $1,249: 76
  • $1,250 to $1,499: 14
  • $1,500 to $1,999: 7
  • $2,000 or more: 0
  • No cash rent: 134
 

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 133
  • 1990 to 1994: 101
  • 1985 to 1989: 105
  • 1980 to 1984: 151
  • 1975 to 1979: 96
  • 1970 to 1974: 65
  • 1970 to 1974: 67
  • 1965 to 1969: 96


Percentage of workers working in this county: 97.4%
Number of people working at home: 136 (7.0% of all workers)


Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 167
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 238
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 182
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 186
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 112
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 11
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 91
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 20
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 16
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 126
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 432
  • 90 or more minutes: 232
 

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 1,100 (56%)
  • Carpooled: 513 (26%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 26 (1%)
  • Motorcycle: 19 (1%)
  • Walked: 120 (6%)
  • Other means: 35 (2%)
  • Worked at home: 136 (7%)

Kau, HI household income

Household income:

  • Less than $10,000: 417
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 259
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 139
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 143
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 156
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 164
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 132
  • $40,000 to $44,999: 122
  • $45,000 to $49,999: 107
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 152
  • $60,000 to $74,999: 159
  • $75,000 to $99,999: 122
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 54
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 25
  • $150,000 to $199,999: 35
  • $200,000 or more: 7
 

First ancestries reported:

 Other groups: 3375
 German: 291
 English: 226
 United States or American: 181
 Portuguese: 150
 Irish: 148
 French (except Basque): 105
 Italian: 91
 European: 73
 Scottish: 66
 Polish: 48
 Scotch-Irish: 44
 Norwegian: 39
 Canadian: 39
 Northern European: 37
 Dutch: 33
 Russian: 25
 Swedish: 25
 Subsaharan African:: 23
 African: 16
 Welsh: 15
 Hungarian: 11
 Scandinavian: 8
 Czech: 7
 Other Subsaharan African: 7
 British: 5
 French Canadian: 5
 Belgian: 4
 Danish: 4
 Swiss: 4
 Czechoslovakian: 3
 Austrian: 2
 Ukrainian: 1
 Celtic: 1


Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):



  • Philippines (69%)
  • Micronesia (6%)
  • Canada (5%)
  • Japan (4%)
  • Germany (4%)
  • United Kingdom (2%)
  • Ethiopia (2%)


Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 3104
  • Northeast: 250
  • Midwest: 446
  • South: 249
  • West: 929

62% of Kau residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 65% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 12% lived in Hawaii.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 22
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 14
  • 5th and 6th grade: 63
  • 7th and 8th grade: 61
  • 9th grade: 69
  • 10th grade: 50
  • 11th grade: 73
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 87
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 657
  • Less than 1 year of college: 154
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 316
  • Associate degree: 152
  • Bachelor's degree: 191
  • Master's degree: 50
  • Professional school degree: 33
  • Doctorate degree: 12

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 17
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 17
  • 5th and 6th grade: 74
  • 7th and 8th grade: 61
  • 9th grade: 55
  • 10th grade: 55
  • 11th grade: 51
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 39
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 691
  • Less than 1 year of college: 158
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 295
  • Associate degree: 85
  • Bachelor's degree: 215
  • Master's degree: 45
  • Professional school degree: 20
  • Doctorate degree: 2

Educational Attainment for Females (%)


Class of Workers


Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 13.2%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 10.4%


Unemployment rate for Asian males: 18.6%
Unemployment rate for Asian females: 21.2%


Unemployment rate for two or more race males: 20.4%
Unemployment rate for two or more race females: 17.7%


Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino males: 29.3%
Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino females: 11.9%


Median household income in 2009 for:

  • White non-Hispanic householders: $34,961
  • Black householders: $8,163
  • American Indian and Alaska Native householders: $126,895
  • Asian householders: $39,556
  • Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander householders: $29,684
  • Some other race householders: $100,484
  • Two or more races householders: $41,991
  • Hispanic or Latino race householders: $46,478

Kau marital status for males
Kau marital status for females

Median 2009 house value for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $231,074
  • Black or African American householders: $161,157
  • American Indian or Alaska Native householders: $24,790
  • Asian householders: $203,306
  • Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander householders: $207,521
  • Some other race householders: $208,264
  • Two or more races householders: $216,942
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $210,744

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 2,602
  • One, attached: 114
  • Two: 53
  • 3 or 4: 29
  • 5 to 9: 12
  • 50 or more: 9
  • Mobile homes: 16
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 48

Median worth of mobile homes: $46,308


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 15%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 14%

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Kau:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Kau
Houses and condos Apartments
  • No fuel used (37.4%)
  • Electricity (30.8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (16.4%)
  • Wood (8.3%)
  • Solar energy (4.7%)
  • Utility gas (1.2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1.2%)
  • No fuel used (51.4%)
  • Electricity (26.8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (17.0%)
  • Wood (3.0%)
  • Solar energy (1.1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.7%)



Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 28
Here:

3.7%
Hawaii:

14.8%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 4
Here:

0.9%
Hawaii:

17.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 13
Here:

13.0%
Hawaii:

23.9%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninst.)


 

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