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Capital City:
Honolulu
State FLower:
Pua Aloalo
State Bird:
Nene
State #50 Admitted to Union:
August 21, 1959

People Facts Hawaii USA
Population, 2010 1,360,301 308,745,538
Population, 2000 1,211,537 281,421,906
Persons under 18 years, percent, 2011 22.2% 23.7%
Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2011 14.7% 13.3%
Female persons, percent, 2011 49.8% 50.8%
White persons, percent, 2011 26.0% 78.1%
Black persons, percent, 2011 2.0% 13.1%
White persons not Hispanic, percent, 2011 22.9% 63.4%
High school graduates, percent of persons age 25+, 2006-2010 89.8% 85.0%
Bachelor's degree or higher, pct of persons age 25+, 2006-2010 29.4% 27.9%
Housing units, 2011 522,305 132,312,404
Homeownership rate, 2006-2010 59.3% 66.6%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2006-2010 $537,400 $188,400
Households, 2006-2010 442,267 114,235,996
Per capita money income in past 12 months (2010 dollars) 2006-2010 $28,882 $27,334
Median household income 2006-2010 $66,420 $51,914
Persons below poverty level, percent, 2006-2010 9.6% 13.8%
Business Facts
Private nonfarm establishments, 2010 31,939 7,396,628
Private nonfarm employment, 2010 478,838 111,970,095
Nonemployer establishments, 2010 92,126 22,110,628
Total number of firms, 2007 120,374 27,092,908
Women-owned firms, percent, 2007 31.0% 28.8%
Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000) 8,799,266 5,338,306,501
Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000) 8,894,672 4,174,286,516
Retail sales, 2007 ($1000) 17,611,851 3,917,663,456
Retail sales per capita, 2007 $13,793 $12,990
Geography Facts
Land area in square miles, 2010 6,422.63 3,531,905.43
Persons per square mile, 2010 211.8 87.4




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