Kailua, HI Population

By | June 10, 2019

Population: 9,870
Males: 4,904 (49.7%), Females: 4,966 (50.3%)

Zip code: 96734

Median resident age: 35.5 years
Median household income: $40,874
Median house value: $190,900

Races in Kailua:

  • White Non-Hispanic (36.4%)
  • Two or more races (27.1%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander (13.2%)
  • Hispanic (10.2%)
  • Filipino (8.9%)
  • Japanese (5.7%)
  • American Indian (3.0%)
  • Other race (1.9%)
  • Other Asian (1.8%)
  • Chinese (1.1%)
  • Korean (0.7%)

(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: German (8.7%), Irish (6.7%), English (5.3%), Portuguese (5.3%), Italian (3.6%), United States (3.2%).

Land area: 35.5 square miles

Map of Kailua, HI

Population

For population 25 years and over in Kailua

  • High school or higher: 84.5%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 19.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.6%
  • Unemployed: 6.2%
  • Mean travel time to work: 19.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Kailua CDP

  • Never married: 31.3%
  • Now married: 48.7%
  • Separated: 2.9%
  • Widowed: 5.2%
  • Divorced: 11.9%

13.0% Foreign born (7.5% Asia, 1.8% Oceania, 1.8% Latin America, 1.5% Europe).

Hospitals

Hospital/medical center in Kailua:

  • CASTLE MEDICAL CENTER (640 ULUKAHIKI ST)

Other hospitals/medical centers near Kailua:

  • KONA COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (about 10 miles; KEALAKEKUA, HI)
  • NORTH HAWAII COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (about 34 miles; KAMUELA, HI)
  • KOHALA HOSPITAL (about 42 miles; KAPAAU, HI)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Kailua:

  • KONA INTL AT KEAHOLE (about 7 miles; KAILUA/KONA, HI; Abbreviation: KOA)
  • HILO INTERNATIONAL (about 67 miles; HILO, HI; Abbreviation: ITO)
  • KAHULUI (about 90 miles; KAHULUI, HI; Abbreviation: OGG)

Other public-use airports nearest to Kailua:

  • WAIMEA-KOHALA (about 34 miles; KAMUELA, HI; Abbreviation: MUE)
  • UPOLU (about 43 miles; HAWI, HI; Abbreviation: UPP)
  • HANA (about 78 miles; HANA, HI; Abbreviation: HNM)

Colleges and Universities

College/University in Kailua:

  • ELECTRONICS INSTITUTE (Location: 169 Kuupua Street; Private, for-profit; Website: home1.gte.net/elecinst)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Kailua:

  • UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII AT HILO (about 63 miles; HILO, HI; Full-time enrollment: 2,434)
  • KAPIOLANI COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 168 miles; HONOLULU, HI; Full-time enrollment: 4,131)
  • UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII AT MANOA (about 171 miles; HONOLULU, HI; Full-time enrollment: 14,113)
  • HAWAII PACIFIC UNIVERSITY (about 173 miles; HONOLULU, HI; Full-time enrollment: 6,186)
  • HONOLULU COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 174 miles; HONOLULU, HI; Full-time enrollment: 2,787)
  • LEEWARD COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 183 miles; PEARL CITY, HI; Full-time enrollment: 3,511)
  • BRIGHAM YOUNG UNIVERSITY-HAWAII CAMPUS (about 192 miles; LAIE, HI; Full-time enrollment: 2,273)

Schools

Public high schools in Kailua:

  • KALAHEO HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,115; Location: 730 ILIAINA STREET; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • KAILUA HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 986; Location: 451 ULUMANU DRIVE; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • OLOMANA HIGH & INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL (Students: 161; Location: 42-471 KALANIANAOLE HIGHWAY; Grades: 07 – 12)

Private high schools in Kailua:

  • REDEMPTION ACADEMY (Students: 140; Location: 355 N. KAINALU DRIVE; Grades: PK – 12)
  • KAILUA CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 65; Location: 305 HAHAINI ST #109; Grades: 1 – 12)

Biggest public primary/middle schools in Kailua:

  • KAILUA INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL (Students: 941; Location: 145 SOUTH KAINALU DRIVE; Grades: 07 – 08)
  • MOKAPU ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 848; Location: 1193 MOKAPU BL; Grades: PK – 06)
  • AIKAHI ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 608; Location: 281 ILIHAU STREET; Grades: PK – 06)
  • KAINALU ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 599; Location: 165 KAIHOLU STREET; Grades: PK – 06)
  • KAILUA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 535; Location: 315 KUULEI ROAD; Grades: PK – 06)
  • MAUNAWILI ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 444; Location: 1465 ULUPII STREET; Grades: PK – 06)
  • ENCHANTED LAKE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 373; Location: 770 KEOLU DRIVE; Grades: PK – 06)
  • LANIKAI ELEMENTARY PUBLIC CHARTER SCHOOL (Students: 303; Location: 140 ALALA ROAD; Grades: KG – 06)
  • KEOLU ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 210; Location: 1416 KEOLU DRIVE; Grades: PK – 06)
  • KAELEPULU ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 181; Location: 530 KEOLU DRIVE; Grades: KG – 06)

Private primary/middle schools in Kailua:

  • LE JARDIN ACADEMY (Students: 399; Location: 917 KALANIANAOLE HWY; Grades: PK – 8)
  • ST JOHN VIANNEY PARISH SCHOOL (Students: 277; Location: 940 KEOLU DRIVE; Grades: KG – 8)
  • ST ANTHONY SCHOOL (Students: 271; Location: 148 MAKAWAO STREET; Grades: KG – 8)
  • TRINITY CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 233; Location: 875 AULOA RD; Grades: PK – 6)
  • WINDWARD ADVENTIST SCHOOL (Students: 72; Location: 160 MOOKUA STREET; Grades: KG – 8)