Kailua Kona Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated November 2021.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Kailua Kona Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
47,458

Age

Under 5 Years:
6.5%
5 - 17:
12.9%
18 - 24:
7.3%
25 - 34:
13.0%
35 - 54:
23.9%
55 - 64:
15.5%
Over 65 Years:
21.0%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
2.8%
2.8%
High School Graduates
92.1%
92.1%
College Graduated
32.4%
32.4%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Kailua Kona
$38,245
$38,245
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Kailua Kona
$79,985
$79,985
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
9.4%

Employment Industries in Kailua Kona

 
Accommodation
16.1%
16.1%
Retail
15.0%
15.0%
Administration
9.2%
9.2%
Construction
7.7%
7.7%
Healthcare
7.2%
7.2%
Real estate
5.9%
5.9%
Transportation
5.4%
5.4%
Education
5.3%
5.3%
Other
5.3%
5.3%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
5.1%
5.1%
Arts
4.7%
4.7%
Public Service
4.2%
4.2%
Agriculture
2.2%
2.2%
Manufacturing
2.1%
2.1%
Wholesale
2.1%
2.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
40.0%
40.0%
Asian
20.0%
20.0%
Other Race / Two or More Races
17.4%
17.4%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
11.7%
11.7%
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
9.8%
9.8%
Black or African American
0.9%
0.9%
American Indian and Alaska Native
0.2%
0.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

German
8.4%
8.4%
Irish
7.2%
7.2%
English
6.8%
6.8%
Italian
3.6%
3.6%
Portuguese
3.4%
3.4%
French
2.0%
2.0%
European
2.0%
2.0%
Norwegian
1.8%
1.8%
Dutch
1.5%
1.5%
Scottish
1.5%
1.5%
Swedish
1.2%
1.2%
Polish
1.0%
1.0%
Russian
0.9%
0.9%
British
0.6%
0.6%
Scots-Irish
0.6%
0.6%
Danish
0.6%
0.6%
French Canadian
0.5%
0.5%
Austrian
0.5%
0.5%
Welsh
0.5%
0.5%
Greek
0.4%
0.4%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
75.6%
75.6%
Pacific Island languages
7.8%
7.8%
Spanish
3.5%
3.5%
Japanese
2.9%
2.9%
Tagalog
2.5%
2.5%
Chinese
1.4%
1.4%
Korean
0.8%
0.8%
French
0.7%
0.7%
German/Yiddish
0.4%
0.4%
Thai
0.4%
0.4%
Langs. of India
0.4%
0.4%
Polish
0.3%
0.3%
Slavic languages
0.3%
0.3%
Portuguese
0.2%
0.2%
Native American languages
0.2%
0.2%
Italian
0.2%
0.2%
Other Indo-European
0.2%
0.2%
Scandinavian languages
0.1%
0.1%
Arabic
0.1%
0.1%
African languages
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Kailua Kona Residents:
16.7%


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