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Lawai, HI Population and Races

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As of 2010-2014, the total population of Lawai is 2,209, which is 11.34% more than it was in 2000. The population growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 14.95% and is about the same as the national average rate of 11.61%. The Lawai population density is 531.97 people per square mile, which is much higher than the state average density of 127.40 people per square mile and is much higher than the national average density of 82.73 people per square mile. The most prevalent race in Lawai is white, which represent 50.38% of the total population. The average Lawai education level is higher than the state average and is higher than the national average.

Topics:Population GrowthPopulation DensityPopulation by RacesPopulation by First AncestryPopulation by GenderPopulation by AgeEducationSchool EnrollmentHousehold and FamilyMarital StatusPlace of Birth and CitizenshipLanguage

Population in 2010-2014: 2,209. #92

Population Growth Since 2000, #75

Lawai, HI

Population Density, #93

Lawai, HI
531.97 per square mile
127.40 per square mile
82.73 per square mile

Population by Races

White:1,113 (50.38%, #37)
Black:0 (0.00%, #101)
Hispanic:274 (12.40%, #44)
Asian:604 (27.34%, #65)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):66 (2.99%, #130)
One Race, Other:41 (1.86%, see rank)
Two or More Races:385 (17.43%, see rank)

Hispanic Population
Mexican:66 (24.09%, see rank)
Puerto Rican:103 (37.59%, see rank)
Cuban:0 (0.00%, see rank)
Central American:0 (0.00%, see rank)
South American:0 (0.00%, see rank)

Asian Population
Indian:0 (0.00%, see rank)
Chinese:6 (0.99%, see rank)
Filipino:208 (34.44%, see rank)
Japanese:303 (50.17%, see rank)
Korean:2 (0.33%, see rank)
Vietnamese:0 (0.00%, see rank)
Asian, Other:85 (14.07%, see rank)

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical race data.

Population by First Ancestry

2,124 (96.15%) out of the total population of 2,209 reported first ancestry.

 Lawai, HI% of the Total PopulationHawaiiU.S.
Arab90.41%, see rank0.17%0.56%
Czech00.00%, see rank0.20%0.47%
Danish00.00%, see rank0.28%0.42%
Dutch180.81%, see rank0.60%1.40%
English1336.02%, see rank3.91%8.02%
French371.67%, see rank1.64%3.34%
German1717.74%, see rank6.20%15.03%
Greek301.36%, see rank0.17%0.41%
Hungarian50.23%, see rank0.19%0.46%
Irish1024.62%, see rank4.61%10.80%
Italian1104.98%, see rank2.14%5.52%
Norwegian502.26%, see rank0.73%1.42%
Polish351.58%, see rank0.91%3.01%
Portuguese31014.03%, see rank3.72%0.44%
Russian241.09%, see rank0.38%0.92%
Scotch-Irish532.40%, see rank0.49%0.99%
Scottish381.72%, see rank1.12%1.72%
Subsaharan African00.00%, see rank0.17%0.95%
Swedish271.22%, see rank0.70%1.27%
Swiss00.00%, see rank0.20%0.30%
Ukrainian170.77%, see rank0.10%0.31%
American411.86%, see rank1.40%7.12%
Welsh40.18%, see rank0.27%0.57%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical first ancestry data.

Population by Gender

Male: 1,083 (49.03%, see rank)
Females: 1,126 (50.97%, see rank)

Lawai, HI
Male: 49.03%
Female: 50.97%
Male: 50.36%
Female: 49.64%
Male: 49.19%
Female: 50.81%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical gender data.

Population by Age

Median Age (see rank)
Lawai, HI
47.30 years old
38.20 years old
37.40 years old

Median Age, Male (see rank)
Lawai, HI
47.60 years old
36.50 years old
36.10 years old

Median Age, Female (see rank)
Lawai, HI
46.80 years old
39.90 years old
38.80 years old

 Lawai, HI% of the Total PopulationHawaiiU.S.
Under 5 years522.35%, see rank6.47%6.36%
5 to 9 years1426.43%, see rank6.00%6.51%
10 to 14 years1737.83%, see rank6.01%6.59%
15 to 19 years994.48%, see rank5.91%6.85%
20 to 24 years703.17%, see rank7.34%7.13%
25 to 34 years33515.17%, see rank14.32%13.47%
35 to 44 years1617.29%, see rank12.59%12.96%
45 to 54 years37316.89%, see rank13.31%14.09%
55 to 64 years40218.20%, see rank12.85%12.29%
65 to 74 years22710.28%, see rank8.16%7.64%
75 to 84 1386.25%, see rank4.52%4.25%
85 years and over371.67%, see rank2.52%1.85%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical age data.

Education for the 25 Years and Over

 Lawai, HIHawaiiU.S.
Total 25 Years and Over Population1,673, 100%950,863209,056,129
Less Than High School80, 4.78%, see rank9.28%13.67%
High School Graduate432, 25.82%, see rank28.12%27.95%
Some College or Associate Degree621, 37.12%, see rank32.13%29.09%
Bachelor Degree362, 21.64%, see rank20.16%18.27%
Master, Doctorate, or Professional Degree178, 10.64%, see rank10.31%11.01%
USA.com Education Index#14.16, see rank13.8013.54
# Higher USA.com Education Index means more educated population.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical education level data.

School Enrollment

 Lawai, HI HawaiiU.S.
Total PublicPrivatePublicPrivatePublicPrivate
Nursery School, Preschool, Kindergarten5479.63%20.37%59.84%40.16%71.30%28.70%
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)23885.71%, see rank14.29%, see rank82.83%17.17%89.86%10.14%
High School (Grades 9-12)87100.00%, see rank0.00%, see rank78.17%21.83%90.60%9.40%
College7062.86%, see rank37.14%, see rank76.63%23.37%78.37%21.63%
Graduate School42100.00%, see rank0.00%, see rank62.13%37.87%58.86%41.14%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical school enrollment data.

Household and Family

 Lawai, HIHawaiiU.S.
Total Households893, 100%450,299116,211,092
Average Household Size2.47, see rank3.002.63
1 Person Households237, 26.54%, see rank23.95%27.57%
2 or More Person Households656, 73.46%, see rank76.05%72.43%
Family Households (Families)595, 66.63%, see rank69.23%66.22%
Average Family Size3.07, see rank3.733.32
Married-Couple Family487, 54.54%, see rank51.42%48.42%
Nonfamily Households298, 33.37%, see rank30.77%33.78%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household and family data.

Marital Status of 15 Years and Over

 Lawai, HI%HawaiiU.S.
15 Years and Over Total1,842see rank1,135,369252,974,135
Males, 15 Years and Over924100%, see rank569,152123,281,364
Never Married24426.41%, see rank37.49%35.77%
Married53858.23%, see rank51.53%52.04%
Widowed606.49%, see rank2.49%2.57%
Divorced828.87%, see rank8.49%9.62%
Females, 15 Years and Over918100%, see rank566,217129,692,771
Never Married18820.48%, see rank28.77%29.48%
Married51255.77%, see rank50.81%49.19%
Widowed849.15%, see rank9.97%9.16%
Divorced13414.60%, see rank10.45%12.16%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical marital status data.

Place of Birth and Citizenship

 Lawai, HI%HawaiiU.S.
Native2,08394.30%, see rank82.10%86.93%
Born in the State of Residence1,26757.36%, see rank54.04%58.73%
Born in Different State79235.85%, see rank25.04%26.78%
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island Areas,
or Born Abroad to American Parent(s)
241.09%, see rank3.02%1.42%
Foreign Born1265.70%, see rank17.90%13.07%
Foreign Born with U.S. Citizenship1024.62%, see rank10.12%5.99%
Foreign Born without U.S. Citizenship241.09%, see rank7.78%7.09%
Born In Europe361.63%, see rank0.84%1.53%
Born In Asia833.76%, see rank13.99%3.82%
Born In Africa00.00%, see rank0.11%0.55%
Born In Oceania00.00%, see rank1.82%0.07%
Born In Latin America70.32%, see rank0.81%6.83%
Born In Northern America00.00%, see rank0.32%0.26%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical place of birth and citizenship data.

Language Spoken at Home

 Lawai, HI%HawaiiU.S.
English80590.15%, see rank69.06%79.39%
Spanish212.35%, see rank2.94%11.75%
Other Indo-European Languages192.13%, see rank2.52%4.52%
Asian and Pacific Islander Languages485.38%, see rank25.20%3.36%
Other00.00%, see rank0.27%0.99%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical language spoken at home data.

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