Honolulu County HI Information


Honolulu County Subdivisions

Honolulu County HI Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,014,211
Daytime Population: Workers 524,902
Daytime Population: Residents 487,189
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,012,091
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.00
Population in Households 978,201
Population in Familes 805,462
Population in Group Qrtrs 36,010
Population Density2 1,688
Diversity Index3 82


Median Household Income $77,774
Average Household Income $100,256
Per Capita Income $33,142


Total Housing Units 355,067 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 181,452 (51.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 144,234 (40.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 29,381 ( 8.3%)
Median Home Value $620,517
Average Home Value $660,759


Total Households 325,686
Average Household Size 3.0
Family Households 227,037
Average Family Size 4
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.86% 0.85%
Households 0.64% 0.77%
Families 0.57% 0.73%
Median Household Income   1.53%
Per Capita Income   2.13%


Honolulu County HI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Honolulu County to the other 5 counties and county equivalents in Hawaii by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 1 100th
Population Density # 1 100th
Diversity Index # 4 40th
Median Household Income # 1 100th
Per Capita Income # 3 60th

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