Hawaii County Information

Hawaii in Hawaii occupies 5,087 square miles and has a 2006 population of 171,191, a change from a 2000 population of 148,677 and 120,317 in 1990. 15% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 11.4% percent is 25-35, and 12.1% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 290 acts of violent crime reported in Hawaii in 2004, a change from 237 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 2,368 people: 2.8% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 4.7%.

Read more about Hawaii, Hawaii in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyHawaii 
StateHawaii 
Land Area5,087 sq. milesRanked 80 of 3,140
Population 2006171,191Ranked 345 of 3,140
Population 2005166,461 
Population 2000148,677Ranked 363 of 3,140
Population 1990120,317Ranked 383 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion35.9% 
African American.7% 
Asian American25.4% 
Native American.5% 
Pacific Islander10.6% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 56.7% 
Population 5 to 1413.8% 
Population 15 to 2415% 
Population 25 to 3411.4% 
Population 35 to 4412.1% 
Population 45 to 5415.7% 
Population 55 to 6411.9% 
Population 65 to 746.3% 
Population 75 and up7% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes290237
Murders / Manslaughters3 
Forcible Rapes86 
Robberies53 
Aggravated Assaults148 
Total Property Crimes5,9296,188
Burglaries1,162 
Larceny Thefts4,335 
Motor Vehicle Thefts432 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population83,65474,216
Unemployed Population2,3683,488
Unemployment Rate2.8%4.7%

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