Hilo, HI Micropolitan Statistical Area HI Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Hilo, HI Micropolitan Statistical Area Boundary Map

Hilo, HI Micropolitan Statistical Area Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 205,188
Population in Households 201,385
Population in Familes 158,678
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,803
Population Density2 51
Diversity Index3 87


Median Household Income $57,081
Average Household Income $77,370
Per Capita Income $28,699


Total Housing Units 90,288 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 50,477 (55.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 22,765 (25.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 17,046 (18.9%)
Median Home Value $334,574
Average Home Value $409,799


Total Households 73,242
Average Household Size 2.75
Family Households 48,328
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 1.26% 1.38%
Households 1.07% 1.34%
Families 1.03% 1.32%
Median Household Income   1.56%
Per Capita Income   2.18%