Omao, Hawaii

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For the bird, see ʻŌmaʻo.
Omao, Hawaii
CDP
Location in Kauai County and the state of Hawaii
Location in Kauai County and the state of Hawaii
Coordinates: 21°55′11″N 159°28′54″W / 21.91972°N 159.48167°W / 21.91972; -159.48167Coordinates: 21°55′11″N 159°28′54″W / 21.91972°N 159.48167°W / 21.91972; -159.48167
Country United States
State Hawaii
County Kauai
Area
 • Total 1.2 sq mi (3.2 km2)
 • Land 1.2 sq mi (3.1 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.1 km2)
Elevation 587 ft (179 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 1,221
 • Density 1,018.9/sq mi (393.4/km2)
Time zone Hawaii-Aleutian (UTC-10)
Area code(s) 808
FIPS code 15-57800
GNIS feature ID 0362806

ʻŌmaʻo (literally, "green" in Hawaiian[1]) is a census-designated place (CDP) in Kauaʻi County, Hawaiʻi, United States. The population was 1,221 at the 2000 census.

Geography[edit]

ʻŌmaʻo is located at 21°55′11″N 159°28′54″W / 21.91972°N 159.48167°W / 21.91972; -159.48167 (21.919852, -159.481689).[2]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 1.2 square miles (3.1 km2), of which, 1.2 square miles (3.1 km2) of it is land and 0.04 square miles (0.10 km2) of it (1.64%) is water.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1990 1,142
2000 1,221 6.9%
source:[3]

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 1,221 people, 392 households, and 297 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 1,018.9 people per square mile (392.9/km²). There were 422 housing units at an average density of 352.1 per square mile (135.8/km²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 39.6% White, 0.2% African American, 0.9% Native American, 28.5% Asian, 5.7% Pacific Islander, 1.3% from other races, and 23.8% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 12.9% of the population.

There were 392 households out of which 38.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 59.7% were married couples living together, 10.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 24.2% were non-families. 17.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 7.1% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.97 and the average family size was 3.36.

In the CDP the population was spread out with 26.2% under the age of 18, 6.2% from 18 to 24, 29.1% from 25 to 44, 23.6% from 45 to 64, and 14.9% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 39 years. For every 100 females there were 104.9 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 99.3 males.

The median income for a household in the CDP was $53,750, and the median income for a family was $61,042. Males had a median income of $30,300 versus $27,647 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $20,175. About 6.0% of families and 10.0% of the population were below the poverty line, including 9.0% of those under age 18 and 20.0% of those age 65 or over.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Pukui, Mary Kawena. Place Names of Hawaii. University of Hawaii Press. ISBN 0-8248-0524-0. 
  2. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  3. ^ "CENSUS OF POPULATION AND HOUSING (1790-2000)". U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved 2010-07-31. 
  4. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.