Wainaku, HI Profile: Facts & Data

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Wainaku, Hawaii - Basic Facts

The Wainaku Census Designated Place had a population of 1,228 as of July 1, 2019.

The primary coordinate point for Wainaku is located at latitude 19.7425 and longitude -155.0921 in Hawaii County. The formal boundaries for the Wainaku Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 1.32 sq. miles and a water area of 0.15 sq. miles. Hawaii County is in the Hawaii time zone (GMT -10). The elevation is 161 feet.

The Wainaku Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2414166) 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.

Hawaii is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Wainaku Census Designated Place is located within Hilo Division of Hawaii County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Wainaku: Wainaku Landing, Wainaku Mill.

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Wainaku, HI Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Wainaku, HI Housing Affordability Index is 93
State of Hawaii Housing Affordability Index is 65
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

Wainaku, HI Wealth Index is 125
State of Hawaii Wealth Index is 124
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

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POPULATION

Total Population 1,228
Population in Households 1,199
Population in Familes 990
Population in Group Qrtrs 29
Population Density 930
Diversity Index1 82
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $50,715
Average Household Income $84,990
Per Capita Income $27,998
Wealth Index3 125

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 443 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 292 (65.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 112 (25.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 39 ( 8.8%)
Median Home Value $287,500
Housing Affordability Index2 93
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 404
Average Household Size 2.97
Family Households 301
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. 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.
  2. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  3. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 0.04% 0.11%
Households -0.13% 0.05%
Families -0.11% 0.07%
Median Household Income   3.95%
Per Capita Income   2.7%

Wainaku, HI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Wainaku to the other 151 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Hawaii by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 114 25th
Population Density # 78 49th
Diversity Index # 86 44th
Median Household Income # 128 16th
Per Capita Income # 83 46th

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