Kurtistown, Hawaii

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Kurtistown, Hawaii
Census-designated place
Kurtistown welcome sign
Kurtistown welcome sign
Location in Hawaii County and the state of Hawaii
Location in Hawaii County and the state of Hawaii
Coordinates: 19°35′26″N 155°4′13″W / 19.59056°N 155.07028°W / 19.59056; -155.07028Coordinates: 19°35′26″N 155°4′13″W / 19.59056°N 155.07028°W / 19.59056; -155.07028
Country United States
State Hawaii
County Hawaii
Area
 • Total 5.8 sq mi (15.1 km2)
 • Land 5.8 sq mi (15.1 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 633 ft (193 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 1,298
 • Density 223.8/sq mi (86.0/km2)
Time zone Hawaii-Aleutian (UTC-10)
ZIP code 96760
Area code(s) 808
FIPS code 15-42800
GNIS feature ID 0361629

Kurtistown is a census-designated place (CDP) in Hawaiʻi County, Hawaiʻi, United States located in the District of Puna. The population was 1,157 at the 2000 census. The population increased by 12.2% to 1,298 at the 2010 census.[1]

Geography[edit]

Kurtistown is located at 19°35′26″N 155°4′13″W / 19.59056°N 155.07028°W / 19.59056; -155.07028 (19.590584, -155.070142).[2]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 5.8 square miles (15 km2), all of it land.

Demographics[edit]

As of the census of 2010, there were 1,298 people in 476 households residing in the CDP. The population density was 223.8 people per square mile (86.5/km²). There were 532 housing units at an average density of 91.7 per square mile (35.5/km²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 19.49% White, 0.23% African American, 0.31% American Indian & Alaska Native, 35.82% Asian, 9.40% Native Hawaiian & Pacific Islander, 0.69% from other races, and 34.05% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 10.02% of the population.[3]

There were 476 households out of which 26.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them. The average household size was 2.73.[4]

In the Kurtistown CDP the population was spread out with 22.6% under the age of 18, 8.9% from 18 to 24, 8.7% from 25 to 34, 18.9% from 35 to 49, 24.7% from 50 to 64, and 16.3% who were 65 years of age or older. For every 100 females there were 99.4 males. For every 100 males there were 100.6 females.[5]

The median income for a household in the CDP at the 2000 census was $46,012, and the median income for a family in 2000 was $51,176. Males had a median income in 2000 of $35,000 versus $26,875 for females. The per capita income for the CDP in 2000 was $16,528. About 6.5% of families and 8.4% of the population were below the poverty line in 2000, including 7.2% of those under age 18 and 2.0% of those age 65 or over.

References[edit]

  1. ^ US Census Bureau - 2010 Population Finder - Kurtistown CDP
  2. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  3. ^ US Census Bureau - 2010 Population Finder - Kurtistown CDP
  4. ^ US Census Bureau - 2010 Population Finder - Kurtistown CDP
  5. ^ US Census Bureau - 2010 Population Finder - Kurtistown CDP