Hawaii County, Hawaii Population 2018

Hawaii County, Hawaii's estimated population is 200,381 with a growth rate of 3.46% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Hawaii County, Hawaii is the 2nd largest county in Hawaii.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017200,3816,7013.46%
2016193,680-5,001-2.52%
2016198,6811,9410.99%
2015196,7402,5001.29%
2014194,2402,6571.39%
2013191,5832,4651.30%
2012189,1182,0691.11%
2011187,0491,7020.92%
2010185,34765,03054.05%
1990120,31728,26430.70%
198092,05328,58545.04%
197063,4682,1363.48%
196061,332-7,018-10.27%
195068,350-4,926-6.72%
194073,276-49-0.07%
193073,3258,43012.99%
192064,8959,51317.18%
191055,3828,53918.23%
190046,8430.00%

Hawaii County, Hawaii Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White64,255
Two or More Races54,564
Asian43,217
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander26,517
Some Other Race3,230
Black or African American1,213
American Indian and Alaska Native684

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Hawaii County, Hawaii Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Hawaii County, Hawaii Median Age

41.8


Total

41.1


Male

42.5


Female

Hawaii County, Hawaii Adults

There are 150,877 adults, (34,088 of which are seniors) in Hawaii County, Hawaii.

Hawaii County, Hawaii Age Dependency

65.8

Age Dependency Ratio

29.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Hawaii County, Hawaii Sex Ratio

Female

97,117

50.14%

Male

96,563

49.86%

Hawaii County, Hawaii Households and Families

Hawaii County, Hawaii Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Hawaii County, Hawaii Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77%23%
All66.6%33.4%
Male59.8%40.2%
Non Family58.6%41.4%
Female51%49%

66.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hawaii County, Hawaii Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All66,0942.8866.6
Married31,8313.4577
Non Family21,9611.3858.6
Female8,2274.1551
Male4,0753.9459.8

3.46

Average Family Size

2.88

Average Household Size

7.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.7%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hawaii County, Hawaii Households

Hawaii County, Hawaii Education

Hawaii County, Hawaii Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,6812.72%
9th to 12th Grade7,6405.64%
High School Graduate42,94631.72%
Some College30,46122.50%
Associates Degree13,3009.82%
Bachelors Degree24,70418.25%
Graduate Degree12,6499.34%

Hawaii County, Hawaii Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White50,12447,67519,441
Asian34,21630,8259,752
Multiple Races27,83625,3984,580
Islander16,06114,0992,208
Hispanic11,7239,9551,690
Other Race2,1051,630264
Black895830312
Native American577487102

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 95.11%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 38.79%.

Hawaii County, Hawaii Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,947$36,091$29,175
Less Than High School$20,553$22,991$17,747
High School Grad$27,679$30,940$25,274
Some College$31,340$37,632$25,899
Bachelors Degree$40,619$44,002$37,121
Graduate Degree$51,821$56,826$50,822

$31,947

Average Earnings

$36,091

Average Male

$29,175

Average Female

Hawaii County, Hawaii Language

Hawaii County, Hawaii Language by Age

Hawaii County, Hawaii Language

81.28% of Hawaii County, Hawaii residents speak only English, while 18.72% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Asian, which is spoken by 14.71% of the population.

Hawaii County, Hawaii Poverty

Hawaii County, Hawaii Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Multiple53,92810,80920.04%
White58,1168,89215.30%
Islander26,2318,53832.55%
Hispanic23,4667,08830.21%
Asian42,4594,62910.90%
Other2,93741614.16%
Black1,18534629.20%
Native66427841.87%

18.73%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.39%

Male Poverty Rate

19.06%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hawaii County, Hawaii

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hawaii County, Hawaii is Native, with 41.87% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hawaii County, Hawaii is Asian, with 10.90% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.10%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.66%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.23%.

Hawaii County, Hawaii Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.39%
High School18.72%
Some College15.02%
Bachelors or Greater8.99%

Hawaii County, Hawaii Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed30.52%
Male Unemployed28.87%
Female Employed8.97%
Male Employed7.84%

Hawaii County, Hawaii Income

Hawaii County, Hawaii Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$53,936$70,004
Families$63,031$79,361
Married Families$75,022$92,114
Non Families$28,273$44,979

Hawaii County, Hawaii Marital Status

Hawaii County, Hawaii Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.8%

Male Marriage Rate

47.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Hawaii County, Hawaii Married by Age and Sex

Hawaii County, Hawaii Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Hawaii County, Hawaii Marital Status by Race

Hawaii County, Hawaii Veterans

Hawaii County, Hawaii Veterans by War

15,079

Number of Veterans

14,238

Male Veterans

841

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam6,759
Second Gulf War1,964
First Gulf War1,866
Korea1,068
World War II827

Hawaii County, Hawaii Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 744,793
55 to 643,214
75+3,167
35 to 542,363
18 to 341,542

Hawaii County, Hawaii Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White7,08412.46%
Asian3,1098.37%
2 or More2,6007.66%
Hawaiian1,6959.09%
Hispanic1,0377.21%
Black28326.67%
Other2228.98%
Indian8614.60%

Hawaii County, Hawaii Veterans by Education

10.96%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.84%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hawaii County, Hawaii Employment Status

Hawaii County, Hawaii Employment by Age

58.1%

Labor Force Participation

53.7%

Employment Rate

7.4%

Unemployment Rate

Hawaii County, Hawaii Employment by Race

Hawaii County, Hawaii Employment by Education

Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990