Living in Makawao, HI

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Makawao, Hawaii Info Snack

Population
7,341
Unemployment
1.5%
Poverty
10.0%
Median Home
$603,800
Median Income
$82,316
Median Rent
$1,336

Makawao SnackAbility

7.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
9
Affordability
5
Diversity
10
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
8.5
Commute
6

Makawao, HI Cost Of Living

171
Makawao's Overall Cost Of Living
1.7x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Makawao Hawaii National Average
Overall 171 176 100
Services 126 127 100
Groceries 161 156 100
Health 120 120 100
Housing 239 250 100
Transportation 136 141 100
Utilities 185 194 100

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Map Of Makawao, HI

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Population over time in Makawao

Year Population % Change
2019 7,341 -3.0%
2018 7,570 10.8%
2017 6,832 7.4%
2016 6,362 -2.5%
2015 6,523 -2.3%
2014 6,674 0.7%
2013 6,625 -7.4%
2012 7,157 -6.4%
2011 7,645 10.7%
2010 6,905 -

Race / Ethnicity in Makawao

White
36.7% (2,696)
African American
0.7% (53)
American Indian
0.1% (6)
Asian
16.4% (1,206)
Hawaiian
12.1% (886)
Other
2.2% (164)
Two Or More
23.3% (1,709)
Hispanic
8.5% (621)
Race Makawao HI USA
White 36.7% 22.0% 60.7%
African American 0.7% 1.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 16.4% 36.9% 5.5%
Hawaiian 12.1% 9.4% 0.2%
Other 2.2% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 23.3% 19.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 8.5% 10.5% 18.0%

Gender in Makawao

Female
50.3% (3,691)
Male
49.7% (3,650)
Gender Makawao HI USA
Female 50.3% 49.8% 50.8%
Male 49.7% 50.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Makawao for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (146)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (220)
High School / GED
32.0% (2,349)
Some College
23.0% (1,688)
Associate's Degree
12.0% (880)
Bachelor's Degree
21.0% (1,541)
Master's Degree
6.0% (440)
Professional Degree
1.0% (73)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Makawao HI USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 32.0% 27.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 12.0% 11.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 21.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Makawao, Hawaii

Less than $10,000
5.2% (38,251)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.7% (27,001)
$15,000 to $24,999
5.1% (37,408)
$25,000 to $34,999
5.1% (37,408)
$35,000 to $49,999
8.0% (58,784)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.9% (116,724)
$75,000 to $99,999
17.3% (126,850)
$100,000 to $149,999
23.4% (171,852)
$150,000 to $199,999
9.0% (65,815)
$200,000 or more
7.4% (54,002)
Income Makawao HI USA
Less than $10,000 5.2% 5.2% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.7% 2.8% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 5.1% 5.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 5.1% 6.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 8.0% 9.8% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.9% 16.0% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 17.3% 14.1% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 23.4% 19.5% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 9.0% 9.9% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 7.4% 10.3% 7.7%

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