Wainaku is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Wainaku Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Hawaii County at latitude 19.7425 and longitude -155.0921. Hawaii County is in the Hawaii time zone (GMT -10). The elevation is 161 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Wainaku Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 1.32 sq. miles and a water area of 0.15 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Wainaku: Wainaku Landing, Wainaku Mill.Photos of the local Wainaku, HI area
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|Population in Households||1,145|
|Population in Familes||944|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||28|
|Average Household Size||2.91|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||441 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||270 (61.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||124 (28.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||47 (10.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$247,674|
|Average Home Value||$337,778|
|Median Household Income||$49,554|
|Average Household Income||$64,780|
|Per Capita Income||$21,958|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.08%|
|Per Capita Income||2.74%|
The table below compares Wainaku 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||# 115||25th|
|Population Density1||# 79||48th|
|Diversity Index2||# 87||43rd|
|Median Household Income||# 118||23rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 103||32nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Hawaii Census Data Comparison Tool.