Kealakekua is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Kealakekua Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Hawaii County at latitude 19.5208 and longitude -155.9225. Hawaii County is in the Hawaii time zone (GMT -10). The elevation is 1,427 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Kealakekua Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 7.23 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Kealakekua: Karacacooa, Karakakoa, Karakakoua, Kealakeakua, Ke-ala-ke-kua.Photos of the local Kealakekua, HI area
|Population in Households||2,070|
|Population in Familes||1,599|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||30|
|Average Household Size||2.66|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||842 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||402 (47.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||376 (44.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||64 ( 7.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$406,538|
|Average Home Value||$393,142|
|Median Household Income||$49,681|
|Average Household Income||$67,280|
|Per Capita Income||$25,114|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.82%|
|Per Capita Income||1.97%|
The table below compares Kealakekua 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||# 94||38th|
|Population Density1||# 108||29th|
|Diversity Index2||# 55||65th|
|Median Household Income||# 117||23rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 80||48th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Hawaii Census Data Comparison Tool.