Makawao is located close to the center of Hawaii. Makawao is part of Maui County. Makawao has 3.47 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Makawao population is 6,674, which has grown 5.48% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 14.95% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Makawao median household income is $55,602 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 19.11% 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%. Makawao median house value is $522,500 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 126.78% since 2000. The house value growth rate is 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 Makawao is much better than the state average in quality. The Makawao area code is 808.