Makawao, HI has a population of 6,362 and is the 5,544th largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,794 per sq mi which is 716% higher than the Hawaii average and 1880% higher than the national average. The median age in Makawao is 41 which is approximately 5% higher than the Hawaii average of 39. In Makawao, 54% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 85% speak English and 1% speak Spanish. 62% of Makawao residents were born in Hawaii, 25% were born out of state, 2% were born outside of the United States and 11% were foreign born.