ZIP Code 96720 - Hilo Hawaii

ZIP Code 96720 is located in Hilo Hawaii. Portions of 96720 are also in Wainaku and Mountain View and Laupahoehoe and Paukaa and Volcano. 96720 is entirely within Hawaii County.

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ZIP Code 96720 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameHilo
Primary CountyHawaii County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)50,453
Area Code(s)808
Current Time

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96720 Demographics

96720 can be classified socioeconomically as Lower Middle Class class compared to other ZIP Codes in Hawaii based on Median Household Income and Average Adjusted Gross Income. The majority race/ethnicity residing in 96720 is Asian. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 96720 is Hawaiian/Pacific Islander. The current unemployment level in 96720 is 2.8%.

Population Growth Rate0.00%
Population Density96 People per Square Mile
Total Households16,591
Percentage High Income Households3.7%
Median Household Income (2021)$69,984
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2021)$370,640
Current Unemployment Rate (July 2024)2.8%
Majority Race/EthnictyAsian - 48.24%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyHawaiian/Pacific Islander - -1.00%

96720 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American870.23%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander5,62014.99%

96720 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American70.11%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander2,95045%

96720 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College1,5505.14%
Bachelor Degree6,13520.36%
High School Diploma8,52828.3%
No High School Diploma4661.55%
GED or Alternate9153.04%
1 or More Years of College5,16517.14%
Associates Degree3,85512.79%
Masters Degree2,2637.51%
Professional Degree6742.24%
Doctorate Degree5851.94%

96720 Geography

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Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaHilo, HI
Time ZoneHawaii Standard Time
IANA TimezonePacific/Honolulu
Area523 Square Miles

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