Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hawaii

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Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hawaii
Paradise Park
CDP
Nickname(s): HPP
Location in Hawaii County and the state of Hawaii
Location in Hawaii County and the state of Hawaii
Coordinates: 19°35′25″N 154°58′33″W / 19.59028°N 154.97583°W / 19.59028; -154.97583Coordinates: 19°35′25″N 154°58′33″W / 19.59028°N 154.97583°W / 19.59028; -154.97583
Country United States
State Hawaiʻi
County Hawaiʻi
Area
 • Total 15.2 sq mi (39.4 km2)
 • Land 15.0 sq mi (39.0 km2)
 • Water 0.2 sq mi (0.4 km2)
Elevation 0-480 ft (0-146 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 11,404
 • Density 760.3/sq mi (292.4/km2)
Time zone Hawaiʻi-Aleutian (HAST) (UTC-10)
ZIP code 96749
Area code(s) 808
FIPS code 15-12600
GNIS feature ID 1867254

Hawaiian Paradise Park, also referred to as Paradise Park and known by many as HPP, is a census-designated place (CDP) in Hawaiʻi County, Hawaiʻi, United States located in the District of Puna. The population was 7,051 at the 2000 census. The population increased by 61.7% to 11,404 at the 2010 census.[1]

Geography[edit]

Hawaiian Paradise Park is located at 19°35′25″N 154°58′33″W / 19.59028°N 154.97583°W / 19.59028; -154.97583 (19.590388, -154.975734).[2]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 15.2 square miles (39 km2), of which, 15.0 square miles (39 km2) of it is land and 0.2 square miles (0.52 km2) of it (1.05%) is water.

Demographics[edit]

As of the census[3] of 2010, there were 11,404 people in 3,892 households residing in the CDP. The population density was 760.3 people per square mile (292.4/km²). There were 4,526 housing units at an average density of 301.7 per square mile (116.1/km²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 34.71% White, 0.78% African American, 0.61% American Indian & Alaska Native, 18.84% Asian, 11.76% Native Hawaiian & Pacific Islander, 1.05% from other races, and 32.26% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 14.89% of the population.[4]

There were 3,892 households out of which 33.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them. The average household size was 2.93.[5]

In the CDP the population was spread out with 27.4% under the age of 18, 8.1% from 18 to 24, 12.7% from 25 to 34, 18.9% from 35 to 49, 22.4% from 50 to 64, and 10.5% who were 65 years of age or older. For every 100 females there were 102.1 males. For every 100 males there were 98.0 females.[6]

The median income for a household in the CDP at the 2000 census was $36,300, and the median income for a family in 2000 was $38,312. Males had a median income of $35,450 versus $23,642 for females in 2000. The per capita income for the CDP in 2000 was $15,417. About 17.0% of families and 19.6% of the population were below the poverty line in 2000, including 28.1% of those under age 18 and 7.6% of those age 65 or over.

References[edit]

  1. ^ US Census Bureau - 2010 Population Finder - Hawaiian Paradise Park CDP - www.census.gov/popfinder
  2. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  3. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  4. ^ US Census Bureau - 2010 Population Finder - Hawaiian Paradise Park CDP - www.census.gov/popfinder
  5. ^ US Census Bureau - 2010 Population Finder - Hawaiian Paradise Park CDP - www.census.gov/popfinder
  6. ^ US Census Bureau - 2010 Population Finder - Hawaiian Paradise Park CDP - www.census.gov/popfinder