Pahala, HI Profile: Facts, Map & Data

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Pahala, Hawaii - Basic Facts

The Pahala Census Designated Place had a population of 1,382 as of July 1, 2015.

The primary coordinate point for Pahala is located at latitude 19.1994 and longitude -155.4793 in Hawaii County. The formal boundaries for the Pahala Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.84 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Hawaii County is in the Hawaii time zone (GMT -10). The elevation is 909 feet.

The Pahala Census Designated Place has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Pahala population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Pahala: Pahaha.

Pahala Census Designated Place, HI Boundary Map

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Pahala, HI Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)

POPULATION

Total Population 1,382
Population in Households 1,357
Population in Familes 1,122
Population in Group Qrtrs 25
Population Density1 1,653
Diversity Index2 86
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 435
Average Household Size 3.12
Family Households 292
Average Family Size 4

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 503 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 308 (61.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 127 (25.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 68 (13.5%)
Median Home Value $223,138
Average Home Value $288,673
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $37,590
Average Household Income $50,901
Per Capita Income $17,749
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.36% 0.57%
Households 0.49% 0.64%
Families -0.89% 0.61%
Median Household Income   4.21%
Per Capita Income   2.78%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

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Pahala, HI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Pahala to the other 151 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Hawaii by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 109 28th
Population Density1 # 57 63rd
Diversity Index2 # 48 69th
Median Household Income # 140 8th
Per Capita Income # 137 10th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Hawaii Census Data Comparison Tool.