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Kauai County
  • County in Hawaii

Report Card

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade B+
  2. Housing
    grade D minus
  3. Nightlife
    grade B+
  4. Good for Families
    grade B
  5. Diversity
    grade A+
  6. Jobs
    grade B minus
  7. Weather
    grade unavailable
  8. Cost of Living
    grade D minus
  9. Health & Fitness
    grade A
  10. Outdoor Activities
    grade B+
  11. Commute
    grade B

editorial

Kauai County is located in Hawaii with a population of 73,247. In Kauai County, most residents own their homes. In Kauai County there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families and young professionals live in Kauai County and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Kauai County are above average.

About

Population
73,247

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$632,900
National
$244,900
Median Rent
$1,525
National
$1,163
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    36%
  • Own
    64%
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Crime & Safety

Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    No data available  
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    No data available  
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    No data available  
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    No data available  
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    No data available  
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    No data available  
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    12%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    7%
  • 25-34 years
    12%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    13%
  • 55-64 years
    14%
  • 65+ years
    20%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    9%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    21%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    32%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    30%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    8%
    national  11%

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