Kapaau is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Kapaau Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Hawaii County at latitude 20.2301 and longitude -155.7984. Hawaii County is in the Hawaii time zone (GMT -10). The elevation is 486 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Kapaau Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 2.87 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Kapaau: Kapa‘au.Photos of the local Kapaau, HI area
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|Population in Households||1,726|
|Population in Familes||1,445|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||25|
|Average Household Size||2.9|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||666 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||381 (57.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||215 (32.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||70 (10.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$441,538|
|Average Home Value||$509,948|
|Median Household Income||$55,942|
|Average Household Income||$76,977|
|Per Capita Income||$26,361|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.21%|
|Per Capita Income||3.42%|
The table below compares Kapaau 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||# 102||33rd|
|Population Density1||# 93||39th|
|Diversity Index2||# 14||91st|
|Median Household Income||# 91||40th|
|Per Capita Income||# 70||54th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Hawaii Census Data Comparison Tool.