Lihue, HI
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Lihue, Hawaii Info Snack

Population
7,267
Unemployment
2.3%
Poverty
4.2%
Median Home
$611,000
Median Income
$77,845
Median Rent
$1,463

Lihue SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
4
Diversity
10
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
9.5

Lihue, HI Cost Of Living

170
Lihue's Overall Cost Of Living
1.7x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Lihue Hawaii National Average
Overall 170 176 100
Services 126 127 100
Groceries 161 156 100
Health 120 120 100
Housing 236 250 100
Transportation 136 141 100
Utilities 185 194 100

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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
2019 7,267 -1.5%
2018 7,381 4.5%
2017 7,064 -1.8%
2016 7,196 -2.2%
2015 7,360 5.8%
2014 6,955 2.8%
2013 6,764 -9.7%
2012 7,489 5.7%
2011 7,083 -4.1%
2010 7,387 -

Race / Ethnicity in Lihue

White
20.4% (1,484)
African American
1.5% (111)
American Indian
0.8% (59)
Asian
43.2% (3,142)
Hawaiian
2.8% (204)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
18.0% (1,309)
Hispanic
13.2% (958)
Race Lihue HI USA
White 20.4% 22.0% 60.7%
African American 1.5% 1.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.8% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 43.2% 36.9% 5.5%
Hawaiian 2.8% 9.4% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 18.0% 19.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 13.2% 10.5% 18.0%

Gender in Lihue

Female
49.7% (3,612)
Male
50.3% (3,655)
Gender Lihue HI USA
Female 49.7% 49.8% 50.8%
Male 50.3% 50.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Lihue for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (290)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (290)
High School / GED
33.0% (2,398)
Some College
20.0% (1,453)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (726)
Bachelor's Degree
22.0% (1,598)
Master's Degree
4.0% (290)
Professional Degree
1.0% (72)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (145)
Education Lihue HI USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 4.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 33.0% 27.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 11.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 22.0% 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% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Lihue, Hawaii

Less than $10,000
5.3% (38,330)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.3% (16,789)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.1% (44,349)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.8% (56,387)
$35,000 to $49,999
6.8% (49,734)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.9% (144,769)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.8% (100,420)
$100,000 to $149,999
21.0% (152,689)
$150,000 to $199,999
10.0% (72,543)
$200,000 or more
7.0% (50,685)
Income Lihue HI USA
Less than $10,000 5.3% 5.2% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.3% 2.8% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.1% 5.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.8% 6.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 6.8% 9.8% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.9% 16.0% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.8% 14.1% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 21.0% 19.5% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 10.0% 9.9% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 7.0% 10.3% 7.7%

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