Living in Kapaa, HI

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Kapaa SnackAbility

7.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
6
Diversity
10
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
8.5
Commute
6

Kapaa, HI Cost Of Living

166
Kapaa's Overall Cost Of Living
1.7x
Higher Than The National Average

Kapaa, Hawaii Info Snack

Kapaa (Kauai dialect: Tapaa) is an unincorporated census-designated place (CDP) in Kauai County, Hawaii, United States. The population was 10,699 at the 2010 census.
Population
10,544
Unemployment
4.5%
Poverty
11.7%
Median Home
$499,500
Median Income
$84,472
Median Rent
$1,360

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Rankings for Kapaa in Hawaii

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Map Of Kapaa, HI

Population over time in Kapaa

Year Population % Change
2017 10,544 0.4%
2016 10,505 -2.3%
2015 10,753 -0.4%
2014 10,794 2.0%
2013 10,582 0.8%
2012 10,495 4.6%
2011 10,031 -2.1%
2010 10,250 1.9%
2009 10,060 -

Race / Ethnicity in Kapaa

White
39.7% (4,181)
African American
1.8% (195)
American Indian
0.4% (39)
Asian
24.0% (2,531)
Hawaiian
5.0% (523)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
23.6% (2,490)
Hispanic
5.5% (585)
Race Kapaa HI USA
White 39.7% 22.1% 61.1%
African American 1.8% 1.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.4% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 24.0% 36.8% 5.4%
Hawaiian 5.0% 9.3% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 23.6% 19.4% 2.4%
Hispanic 5.5% 10.4% 17.8%

Household Income For Kapaa, Hawaii

Less than $10,000
5.2% (55,213)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.0% (63,525)
$15,000 to $24,999
5.3% (56,104)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.0% (73,618)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.6% (111,317)
$50,000 to $74,999
10.2% (107,458)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.1% (137,736)
$100,000 to $149,999
29.0% (305,752)
$150,000 to $199,999
8.2% (86,382)
$200,000 or more
5.4% (57,291)
Income Kapaa HI USA
Less than $10,000 5.2% 5.3% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.0% 3.0% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 5.3% 6.2% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.0% 6.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.6% 10.2% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 10.2% 16.6% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.1% 14.1% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 29.0% 19.3% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 8.2% 9.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 5.4% 9.3% 7.0%

Gender in Kapaa

Female
53.2% (5,608)
Male
46.8% (4,936)
Gender Kapaa HI USA
Female 53.2% 49.8% 50.8%
Male 46.8% 50.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Kapaa for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (210)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (421)
High School / GED
31.0% (3,268)
Some College
19.0% (2,003)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (1,159)
Bachelor's Degree
23.0% (2,425)
Master's Degree
6.0% (632)
Professional Degree
2.0% (210)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (210)
Education Kapaa HI USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 4.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 31.0% 28.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 11.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 23.0% 21.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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