Lawai is located in northwest Hawaii. Lawai is part of Kauai County. Lawai has 4.06 square miles of land area and 0.10 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Lawai population is 2,209, which has grown 11.34% since 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%. Lawai median household income is $68,438 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 22.95% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 36.89% and is lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Lawai median house value is $547,900 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 149.16% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 85.00% and is much higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Lawai is much better than the state average in quality. The Lawai area code is 808.