Makawao, HI
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
7,989
Unemployment
2.3%
Poverty
8.9%
Median Home
$630,700
Median Income
$93,577
Median Rent
$1,435

Makawao SnackAbility

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

Makawao, HI Cost Of Living

176
Makawao's Overall Cost Of Living
1.8x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Makawao Hawaii National Average
Overall 176 180 100
Services 127 129 100
Groceries 172 162 100
Health 113 115 100
Housing 240 251 100
Transportation 146 146 100
Utilities 203 203 100

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Rankings for Makawao in Hawaii

Map Of Makawao, HI

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Population over time in Makawao

Year Population % Change
2020 7,989 5.5%
2019 7,570 10.8%
2018 6,832 7.4%
2017 6,362 -2.5%
2016 6,523 -2.3%
2015 6,674 0.7%
2014 6,625 -7.4%
2013 7,157 -6.4%
2012 7,645 10.7%
2011 6,905 -

Race / Ethnicity in Makawao

White
32.1% (2,563)
African American
1.3% (102)
American Indian
0.1% (9)
Asian
14.2% (1,131)
Hawaiian
14.8% (1,185)
Other
1.7% (136)
Two Or More
23.2% (1,853)
Hispanic
12.6% (1,010)
Race Makawao HI USA
White 32.1% 21.6% 60.1%
African American 1.3% 1.8% 12.2%
American Indian 0.1% 0.1% 0.6%
Asian 14.2% 36.8% 5.6%
Hawaiian 14.8% 9.7% 0.2%
Other 1.7% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 23.2% 19.2% 2.8%
Hispanic 12.6% 10.7% 18.2%

Gender in Makawao

Female
52.4% (4,185)
Male
47.6% (3,804)
Gender Makawao HI USA
Female 52.4% 49.8% 50.8%
Male 47.6% 50.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Makawao for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
0.0% (0)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (159)
High School / GED
32.0% (2,556)
Some College
25.0% (1,997)
Associate's Degree
12.0% (958)
Bachelor's Degree
19.0% (1,517)
Master's Degree
8.0% (639)
Professional Degree
1.0% (79)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (79)
Education Makawao HI USA
< 9th Grade 0.0% 3.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 4.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 32.0% 27.0% 27.0%
Some College 25.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 12.0% 11.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 19.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Makawao, Hawaii

Less than $10,000
4.2% (33,530)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.8% (14,286)
$15,000 to $24,999
5.1% (40,528)
$25,000 to $34,999
4.7% (37,612)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.2% (97,384)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.2% (105,256)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.5% (115,461)
$100,000 to $149,999
28.1% (224,216)
$150,000 to $199,999
7.7% (61,812)
$200,000 or more
8.6% (68,810)
Income Makawao HI USA
Less than $10,000 4.2% 4.9% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.8% 2.7% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 5.1% 5.5% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 4.7% 6.3% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.2% 9.7% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.2% 16.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.5% 13.7% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 28.1% 19.5% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 7.7% 10.5% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 8.6% 11.3% 8.3%

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