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Kealakekua is in Hawaii County, in the Hilo metro area.

The community name means "pathway of god."

The latitude of Kealakekua is 19.520N. The longitude is -155.922W.

It is in the Hawaiian Time Zone time zone. Elevation is 1,427 feet.

The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 1,645.


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Median household income
Local
$38,026
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Kealakekua demographic reports
Well-known residents have included:
· Ellison S. Onizuka, astronaut who died in the 1986 explosion of the Space Shuttle Challenger.
Local festivals include:
  • Kealakekua Up-Country Fair - Sept. 3, 2007
Dates often change. Check Kealakekua web sites and events links in the sections below.

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Sections below provide additional information and links about Kealakekua demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Hawaii County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 96750 ZIP code.

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Ancestry & family history

4% of Kealakekua residents report German ancestry, and 5% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Kealakekua ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Kealakekua was $21,495, compared with $21,587 nationally.

Education

20% of Kealakekua residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Housing & real estate

Median rent in Kealakekua, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $409.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,246.


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Libraries in Kealakekua include Kealakekua Public Library ... View libraries

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Hawaii County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Kealakekua political report.

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The average commute time for Kealakekua workers is 21 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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