U.S. Census demographic data from the 2005-2009 American Community Survey shows the percent of Hawaii residents born overseas what year they immigrated to the United States.

Geography Total population Entered U.S. Less than 10 years ago Entered U.S. 10-20 years ago Entered U.S. 20-30 years ago Entered U.S. More than 30 years ago
United States 301,461,533 26.7% 28.4% 20.3% 24.6%
State of Hawaii 1,280,241 24.0% 23.2% 20.0% 32.8%
Hawaii County 172,370 27.3% 22.1% 16.8% 33.8%
Honolulu County 902,564 24.0% 23.5% 20.0% 32.6%
Kauai County 63,033 21.0% 22.3% 19.7% 37.0%
Maui County 142,196 22.5% 23.1% 22.9% 31.5%
Laie 5,626 60.0% 5.8% 11.7% 22.5%
Iroquois Point 2,874 55.9% 20.2% 10.5% 13.4%
Wheeler AFB 2,900 52.4% 26.5% 14.6% 6.5%
Haliimaile 1,069 49.6% 17.5% 5.4% 27.5%
Kahaluu-Keauhou 2,969 44.4% 12.8% 11.7% 31.1%
Honalo 2,258 44.4% 15.6% 15.6% 24.3%
Hickam Housing 6,159 44.0% 19.3% 21.3% 15.5%
Volcano 2,211 43.6% 0.0% 9.4% 47.0%
Holualoa 8,808 40.6% 30.5% 6.6% 22.3%
Nanawale Estates 1,229 40.1% 9.6% 22.6% 27.7%
Kaaawa 1,078 39.1% 8.7% 21.7% 30.4%
Pepeekeo 1,747 38.8% 0.0% 6.5% 54.8%
Paia 3,212 38.1% 14.1% 18.6% 29.2%
Hawaiian Ocean View 2,699 38.0% 4.5% 3.4% 54.2%
Kealakekua 1,895 37.9% 19.3% 12.0% 30.8%
Haiku-Pauwela 8,317 36.7% 27.1% 16.9% 19.3%
Hawaiian Acres 1,905 36.2% 29.2% 24.9% 9.7%
Captain Cook 3,242 36.2% 20.7% 25.0% 18.1%
Kihei 19,809 33.5% 18.9% 22.7% 24.9%
Schofield Barracks 12,060 33.4% 46.4% 6.8% 13.4%
Kapaa 9,821 33.2% 17.1% 20.6% 29.1%
Paauilo 673 33.0% 21.0% 11.0% 35.0%
Kaneohe Station 10,809 32.5% 37.0% 23.7% 6.8%
Orchidlands Estates 2,172 32.2% 16.6% 16.9% 34.4%
Mokuleia 2,284 31.6% 14.5% 17.8% 36.1%
Hilo 48,053 31.5% 15.4% 14.8% 38.3%
Waimea (Hawaii County) 9,162 31.5% 13.0% 17.8% 37.8%
Napili-Honokowai 7,357 31.4% 31.3% 17.3% 20.0%
Kapalua 382 30.7% 32.0% 8.0% 29.3%
Heeia 4,287 30.5% 11.4% 13.2% 44.9%
Kilauea 2,444 30.3% 24.2% 21.6% 23.8%
Honokaa 2,642 30.3% 22.2% 26.6% 20.9%
Kalaheo 4,275 29.7% 0.0% 3.5% 66.8%
Naalehu 1,271 29.7% 20.6% 17.2% 32.5%
Kapaau 1,109 29.7% 25.5% 6.2% 38.6%
Kailua (Hawaii County) 13,482 29.6% 31.3% 16.2% 22.9%
Mountain View 2,974 29.0% 33.1% 17.2% 20.7%
Princeville 1,853 27.5% 18.3% 9.9% 44.3%
Koloa 2,304 27.4% 22.2% 13.6% 36.8%
Keaau 2,205 27.4% 33.4% 15.6% 23.5%
Pupukea 4,444 27.4% 28.3% 2.2% 42.1%
Ewa Villages 5,673 27.3% 19.4% 19.3% 34.0%
Honolulu 374,359 26.6% 24.9% 20.0% 28.5%
Makaha Valley 1,298 26.2% 4.7% 15.0% 54.2%
Halawa 12,850 26.1% 18.5% 16.1% 39.2%
Waipahu 36,195 24.7% 28.2% 16.1% 30.9%
Wailua 2,607 24.6% 22.0% 9.1% 44.3%
Maalaea 428 24.6% 9.8% 3.3% 62.3%
Hawaiian Paradise Park 7,596 24.2% 9.6% 13.1% 53.0%
Waihee-Waiehu 7,894 23.9% 13.3% 29.8% 33.0%
Waianae 11,960 23.5% 16.5% 23.5% 36.4%
Aiea 8,251 23.5% 8.3% 14.9% 53.3%
Lanai City 2,868 23.4% 21.2% 14.6% 40.8%
Ewa Gentry 4,562 22.8% 28.8% 15.4% 33.0%
Pahoa 762 22.8% 27.8% 28.2% 21.2%
Haleiwa 2,110 22.6% 28.2% 23.1% 26.1%
Maili 5,113 22.4% 19.6% 14.2% 43.7%
Maunawili 4,807 21.4% 2.0% 12.7% 64.0%
Waimalu 29,333 21.0% 20.9% 16.5% 41.6%
Kaneohe 33,270 20.9% 16.6% 21.5% 41.0%
Lahaina 10,134 20.4% 29.7% 23.2% 26.7%
Kalaoa 8,576 20.4% 22.1% 25.0% 32.5%
Kaumakani 620 20.2% 48.5% 4.0% 27.2%
Wahiawa 15,542 19.7% 18.4% 18.6% 43.3%
Kahaluu 2,592 19.7% 18.0% 18.8% 43.5%
Kahului 22,174 19.3% 26.8% 27.3% 26.6%
Honomu 529 19.2% 15.4% 19.2% 46.2%
Hanapepe 2,358 18.7% 22.5% 33.2% 25.6%
Waipio Acres 6,146 18.6% 14.7% 30.5% 36.2%
Puhi 1,236 17.8% 10.2% 17.0% 55.0%
Halaula 502 17.5% 33.0% 22.7% 26.8%
Lihue 6,616 17.5% 12.1% 19.5% 50.9%
Hanamaulu 3,728 16.8% 30.1% 27.4% 25.6%
Village Park 9,818 16.6% 27.8% 29.3% 26.4%
Pearl City 27,729 16.3% 11.7% 22.2% 49.8%
Anahola 1,924 15.2% 33.3% 13.1% 38.4%
Omao 1,373 14.2% 8.8% 24.3% 52.7%
Wailuku 14,060 14.1% 24.7% 15.4% 45.8%
Whitmore Village 3,693 13.7% 16.4% 29.2% 40.7%
Kekaha 3,124 13.6% 9.9% 20.2% 56.3%
Laupahoehoe 579 13.5% 15.4% 15.4% 55.8%
Kailua (Honolulu County) 34,306 13.3% 20.3% 15.9% 50.5%
Hauula 3,260 13.1% 15.2% 39.2% 32.5%
Wailea-Makena 6,589 13.1% 8.8% 24.2% 54.0%
Mililani Town 27,617 13.0% 20.9% 23.3% 42.7%
Waimea (Kauai County) 1,527 12.9% 52.2% 5.5% 29.4%
Kahuku 2,336 11.5% 24.7% 22.4% 41.3%
Ewa Beach 14,643 11.5% 20.4% 22.8% 45.3%
Waialua 3,584 11.0% 12.6% 21.5% 55.0%
Kualapuu 1,693 10.9% 21.8% 14.7% 52.6%
Kaunakakai 2,543 10.9% 20.5% 35.6% 33.1%
Kaanapali 986 10.7% 30.2% 6.7% 52.3%
Waikoloa Village 5,802 10.7% 29.6% 27.5% 32.2%
Eleele 1,940 10.6% 16.6% 30.9% 41.9%
Waipio 11,843 10.3% 20.8% 23.6% 45.3%
Fern Acres 829 10.2% 0.0% 59.2% 30.6%
Hawaiian Beaches 3,979 9.9% 32.0% 7.6% 50.5%
Papaikou 1,509 9.5% 17.1% 35.5% 37.9%
Makakilo City 15,575 9.5% 17.6% 22.5% 50.5%
Pukalani 8,617 9.4% 9.6% 8.3% 72.7%
Kalihiwai 949 9.4% 68.3% 7.9% 14.4%
Hawi 1,025 9.3% 0.0% 0.0% 90.7%
Leilani Estates 1,367 8.1% 38.3% 12.8% 40.9%
Wailua Homesteads 5,222 7.5% 15.5% 19.2% 57.8%
Nanakuli 10,402 7.3% 15.5% 22.0% 55.1%
Kawela Bay 339 7.3% 47.3% 7.3% 38.2%
Wainaku 1,543 6.5% 11.7% 29.9% 51.9%
Waimanalo 3,512 6.5% 40.7% 7.8% 45.1%
Makaha 7,104 6.2% 19.1% 25.3% 49.3%
Kurtistown 1,061 6.1% 51.2% 7.3% 35.4%
Poipu 1,025 5.9% 21.2% 11.9% 61.0%
Ahuimanu 8,953 5.5% 7.2% 23.8% 63.6%
Waikapu 1,213 5.1% 26.7% 22.1% 46.2%
Puako 838 4.0% 37.4% 8.1% 50.5%
Makawao 6,249 3.9% 15.4% 28.1% 52.6%
Pahala 1,373 1.5% 23.9% 17.3% 57.4%
Hana 549 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 100.0%
Maunaloa 371 0.0% 0.0% 100.0% 0.0%
Waimanalo Beach 4,225 0.0% 3.7% 22.2% 74.1%
Eden Roc 608 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 100.0%
Pakala Village 332 0.0% 0.0% 33.3% 66.7%
Waikane 1,012 0.0% 8.6% 14.3% 77.1%
Honaunau-Napoopoo 2,488 0.0% 32.7% 24.0% 43.3%
Hanalei 572 0.0% 63.0% 0.0% 37.0%
Barbers Point Housing 62 0.0% 0.0% 50.0% 50.0%
Fern Forest 571 0.0% 55.3% 13.2% 31.6%
Lawai 1,810 0.0% 9.5% 12.2% 78.2%
Ainaloa 2,254 0.0% 60.1% 17.6% 22.3%
Punaluu 765 0.0% 0.0% 56.1% 43.9%
Paukaa 523 0.0% 39.6% 14.6% 45.8%
Kukuihaele 350 0.0% 0.0% 53.5% 46.5%

About the Author