Lihue, HI
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Lihue, Hawaii Info Snack

Population
9,036
Unemployment
2.4%
Poverty
4.1%
Median Home
$635,700
Median Income
$82,057
Median Rent
$1,518

Lihue SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
4
Diversity
10
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
10

Lihue, HI Cost Of Living

176
Lihue's Overall Cost Of Living
1.8x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Lihue Hawaii National Average
Overall 176 180 100
Services 130 129 100
Groceries 169 162 100
Health 113 115 100
Housing 237 251 100
Transportation 145 146 100
Utilities 200 203 100

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Rankings for Lihue in Hawaii

Map Of Lihue, HI

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Population over time in Lihue

Year Population % Change
2020 9,036 22.4%
2019 7,381 4.5%
2018 7,064 -1.8%
2017 7,196 -2.2%
2016 7,360 5.8%
2015 6,955 2.8%
2014 6,764 -9.7%
2013 7,489 5.7%
2012 7,083 -4.1%
2011 7,387 -

Race / Ethnicity in Lihue

White
14.7% (1,331)
African American
1.1% (99)
American Indian
0.5% (45)
Asian
47.4% (4,285)
Hawaiian
2.9% (265)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
19.4% (1,757)
Hispanic
13.9% (1,254)
Race Lihue HI USA
White 14.7% 21.6% 60.1%
African American 1.1% 1.8% 12.2%
American Indian 0.5% 0.1% 0.6%
Asian 47.4% 36.8% 5.6%
Hawaiian 2.9% 9.7% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 19.4% 19.2% 2.8%
Hispanic 13.9% 10.7% 18.2%

Gender in Lihue

Female
50.9% (4,603)
Male
49.1% (4,433)
Gender Lihue HI USA
Female 50.9% 49.8% 50.8%
Male 49.1% 50.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Lihue for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (451)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (180)
High School / GED
32.0% (2,891)
Some College
19.0% (1,716)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (903)
Bachelor's Degree
25.0% (2,259)
Master's Degree
4.0% (361)
Professional Degree
1.0% (90)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (180)
Education Lihue HI USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 3.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 4.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 32.0% 27.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 11.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 25.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Lihue, Hawaii

Less than $10,000
6.0% (54,657)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.8% (25,570)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.3% (65,844)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.1% (63,926)
$35,000 to $49,999
6.9% (62,328)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.3% (155,980)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.5% (67,762)
$100,000 to $149,999
22.6% (204,564)
$150,000 to $199,999
13.7% (124,017)
$200,000 or more
8.7% (78,949)
Income Lihue HI USA
Less than $10,000 6.0% 4.9% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.8% 2.7% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.3% 5.5% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.1% 6.3% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 6.9% 9.7% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.3% 16.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.5% 13.7% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 22.6% 19.5% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 13.7% 10.5% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 8.7% 11.3% 8.3%

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