Fern Forest is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Fern Forest Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Hawaii County at latitude 19.4667 and longitude -155.1302. Hawaii County is in the Hawaii time zone (GMT -10). The elevation is 2,211 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Fern Forest Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 12.47 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.Photos of the local Fern Forest, HI area
|Population in Households||941|
|Population in Familes||654|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.31|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||472 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||296 (62.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||112 (23.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||65 (13.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$441,000|
|Average Home Value||$509,831|
|Median Household Income||$35,547|
|Average Household Income||$51,285|
|Per Capita Income||$22,930|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.24%|
|Per Capita Income||3.24%|
The table below compares Fern Forest to the other 151 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Hawaii by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 123||19th|
|Population Density1||# 143||6th|
|Diversity Index2||# 78||49th|
|Median Household Income||# 138||9th|
|Per Capita Income||# 97||36th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Hawaii Census Data Comparison Tool.