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Cities & States

Urban Honolulu
Population: 347,973
 
East Honolulu
Population: 48,092
 
Pearl City
Population: 47,021
 
Hilo
Population: 45,380
 
Waipahu
Population: 41,165
 
Kailua (Honolulu County)
Population: 38,722
 
Kaneohe
Population: 33,654
 
Kahului
Population: 28,476
 
Mililani Town
Population: 28,021
 
Ewa Gentry
Population: 22,676
 

Honolulu County
Population: 964,678
 
Hawaii County
Population: 187,044
 
Maui County
Population: 156,633
 
Kauai County
Population: 67,872
 
Kalawao County
Population: 71
 

Hawaii

State of Hawaii Demographics

Hawaii, the 50th state to join the United States, conjures up images of beaches and luaus. Indeed, the State’s beautiful landscape and island setting attracts over 8 million visitors per year. According to the Hawaii Tourism Authority, “tourism is the single source of private capital into Hawaii economy and significant export for the U.S. economy.”



Based on 2013 statistics, the government and government enterprise sector employs the greatest percentage of workers in the state, followed by accommodation and food services; retail trade; health care and social assistance; and administrative and waste services, respectively. (Source: Merritt Research Services, LLC)

The latest employment scorecard for the State of Hawaii for August 2016 to August 2017 is listed below, based on data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Hawaii’s employment scorecard was fairly flat and unchanged during this time period. The labor force grew slightly, by 0.49 percent, and the labor force participation rate was basically flat, holding at a healthy 62.9 percent. The unemployment rate did drop 0.4 percent, to a very low 2.6 percent. The overall takeaway is a fairly healthy employment, but one that may lake dynamism. The unemployment rate was basically flat. You can view what jobs are available in Hawaii, as well as which sectors of the economy are growing most quickly, on our Job Listings page.

Hawaii Demographics

View more Hawaii demographics, largest cities and counties, news sources, investor relations sites, and a directory to the individual page for each city and county in the State of Hawaii below. More employment information for the State of Hawaii and each of the state’s metropolitan areas in our Employment Database. This database includes 10-years rolling data on the unemployment rate and total labor force for all 50 states, the United States, and every metropolitan area in the country, including comparative analysis relating metropolitan areas to their main state and the nation.

Total Population (2000, 2010, 2015*)


Based on 2000, 2010 and 2015* U.S. Census data
0% decrease since 2000 census.
(* 2009-2015’ ACS 5-Year Estimates)

Directory of, Cities, Towns and Villages in Hawaii





Directory of Counties in Hawaii




	
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