StatisticLihueHawaiiNational
Population7,1961,415,872328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)1,07922091
Median age42.938.537.7
Male/Female ratio1.1:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)51%57%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1842%38%43%
Speak English81%74%79%
Speak Spanish0%2%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Lihue is 390% higher than Hawaii
  • The median age in Lihue is 11% higher than Hawaii
  • In Lihue 23.97% of the population is White
  • In Lihue 0.54% of the population is Black
  • In Lihue 45.32% of the population is Asian

Compare Lihue, HI Demographics

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      Lihue population breakdown by race

      RaceLihueHawaiiNational
      White23.97%25.02%73.35%
      Black0.54%1.83%12.63%
      Asian45.32%38.01%5.22%
      American Indian0.19%0.19%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian8.73%10.18%0.18%
      Mixed race21.25%23.81%3.06%
      Other race0.00%0.95%4.75%
      In Lihue, 9.5% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Lihue age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Lihue, HI demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).