Pahala is located close to the center of Hawaii. Pahala is part of Hawaii County. Pahala has 0.84 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Pahala population is 1,291, which has shrunk 6.31% 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%. Pahala median household income is $43,365 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 43.39% since 2000. The income growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 36.89% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Pahala median house value is $192,200 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 137.58% 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 Pahala is much better than the state average in quality. The Pahala area code is 808.