Hawaii County, Hawaii Population 2018

Hawaii County, Hawaii's estimated population is 200,381 with a growth rate of 0.86% 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
2017196,325-4,056-2.02%
2017200,3811,7000.86%
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
White66,492
Two or More Races56,241
Asian43,642
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander25,664
Some Other Race2,355
Black or African American1,212
American Indian and Alaska Native719

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Hawaii County, Hawaii Population Pyramid 2018

2,0004,0006,0008,000 Male Population2,0004,0006,0008,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Hawaii County, Hawaii Median Age

42.1


Total

41.4


Male

42.7


Female

Hawaii County, Hawaii Adults

There are 153,211 adults, (36,232 of whom are seniors) in Hawaii County, Hawaii.

Hawaii County, Hawaii Age Dependency

67.8

Age Dependency Ratio

31

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Hawaii County, Hawaii Sex Ratio

Female

98,648

50.25%

Male

97,677

49.75%

Hawaii County, Hawaii Households and Families

Hawaii County, Hawaii Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Hawaii County, Hawaii Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.7%22.3%
All67%33%
Male59.5%40.5%
Non Family59.4%40.6%
Female50.1%49.9%

67.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hawaii County, Hawaii Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All67,0542.8867
Married32,2683.4477.7
Non Family22,1171.3759.4
Female8,3774.1350.1
Male4,2923.9459.5

3.46

Average Family Size

2.88

Average Household Size

7.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.6%

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 Grade3,2352.34%
9th to 12th Grade7,4085.36%
High School Graduate43,02831.15%
Some College31,15922.56%
Associates Degree13,7989.99%
Bachelors Degree26,41819.13%
Graduate Degree13,0869.47%

Hawaii County, Hawaii Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White50,92448,63720,459
Asian34,72631,66610,495
Multiple Races28,90126,4214,845
Islander15,96314,2992,186
Hispanic12,06310,2771,978
Other Race1,6591,249248
Black934884315
Native American630526120

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 95.51%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 40.18%.

Hawaii County, Hawaii Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,360$37,602$30,486
Less Than High School$22,684$25,417$17,031
High School Grad$30,072$32,144$25,698
Some College$32,316$39,537$27,504
Bachelors Degree$40,909$46,316$37,895
Graduate Degree$51,895$53,656$51,297

$33,360

Average Earnings

$37,602

Average Male

$30,486

Average Female

Hawaii County, Hawaii Language

Hawaii County, Hawaii Language by Age

Hawaii County, Hawaii Language

80.45% of Hawaii County, Hawaii residents speak only English, while 19.55% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Asian, which is spoken by 15.21% of the population.

Hawaii County, Hawaii Poverty

Hawaii County, Hawaii Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Multiple55,61510,78519.39%
White58,7278,80014.98%
Hispanic24,1106,60727.40%
Islander25,2936,45525.52%
Asian42,7534,41510.33%
Black1,18438532.52%
Other2,24328012.48%
Native69822832.66%

17.43%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.22%

Male Poverty Rate

17.64%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hawaii County, Hawaii

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hawaii County, Hawaii is Native, with 32.66% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hawaii County, Hawaii is Asian, with 10.33% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.53%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.47%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.85%.

Hawaii County, Hawaii Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.68%
High School17.52%
Some College14.41%
Bachelors or Greater8.74%

Hawaii County, Hawaii Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed34.44%
Male Unemployed31.02%
Female Employed8.23%
Male Employed7.35%

Hawaii County, Hawaii Income

Hawaii County, Hawaii Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$56,395$73,391
Families$66,165$83,138
Married Families$78,271$96,343
Non Families$29,320$46,729

Hawaii County, Hawaii Marital Status

Hawaii County, Hawaii Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.3%

Male Marriage Rate

47.7%

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


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Hawaii County, Hawaii Veterans

Hawaii County, Hawaii Veterans by War

15,083

Number of Veterans

14,154

Male Veterans

929

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam6,840
First Gulf War1,927
Second Gulf War1,860
Korea1,035
World War II727

Hawaii County, Hawaii Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 744,918
55 to 643,353
75+3,237
35 to 542,242
18 to 341,333

Hawaii County, Hawaii Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White7,49012.84%
Asian2,7807.43%
2 or More2,6577.57%
Hawaiian1,5878.53%
Hispanic1,0367.07%
Black30727.24%
Other1608.84%
Indian10215.72%

Hawaii County, Hawaii Veterans by Education

10.08%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.02%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hawaii County, Hawaii Employment Status

Hawaii County, Hawaii Employment by Age

57.9%

Labor Force Participation

53.8%

Employment Rate

6.8%

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