Maui County

Maui County, Hawaii

200 S High St
Wailuku, HI 96793
Phone: (808) 270-7748
Fax: (808) 270-7171
www.co.maui.hi.us

Separated from Hawaii County to the southeast by Alenuihaha Channel and from Honolulu to the northwest by Kaiwi Channel. Established 1905 (prior to statehood). Includes Molokai, Lanai, Kahoolawe, and Maui islands. Name Origin: A Polynesian demigod

Area (sq mi):: 2398.74 (land 1159.20; water 1239.54) Population per square mile: 120.70
Population 2005: 139,884 State rank: 3 Population change: 2000-20005 9.20%; 1990-2000 27.60% Population 2000: 128,094 (White 31.90%; Black or African American 0.40%; Hispanic or Latino 7.80%; Asian 31.00%; Other 34.70%). Foreign born: 16.50%. Median age: 36.80
Income 2000: per capita $22,033; median household $49,489; Population below poverty level: 10.50% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $25,135-$27,310
Unemployment (2004): 3.10% Unemployment change (from 2000): -1.70% Median travel time to work: 21.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 1.50%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Hawaiian Airlines has signed on as the title sponsor of the two-day annual Made in Maui County Festival.
Winfrey's road ultimately was not used, Maui County spokesman Chris Sugidono said.
The Maui Business Connect is a pilot program for small business training, mentoring, and networking that will focus on growing local businesses in Maui County. The initiative will connect innovative businesses in the agriculture, creative, and health care industries.
Register for attendance on The Maui County Business Resource Center Page: http://bit.ly/fm-musicandmoney-workshop-register
Maui County said several homes in Lahaina had to be evacuated because of rising waters in a nearby river.
As Category 1 Hurricane Olivia continued to move west towards the islands, 595 miles east-northeast of Hilo, a storm watch was issued Sunday for Oahu, Maui County, and Hawaii County, in Hawaii.
Schools on the Big Island and in Maui County have already been closed until further notice.
WASHINGTON, Aug 22 (KUNA) -- The US National Weather Service (NWS) issued Wednesday a warning for residents of Maui County and Hawaii County as powerful Category 4 Hurricane Lane churns off the coast.
Maui County's [Issuer Default Rating (IDR) AA+/Stable Outlook] TAT would increase by about $15 million (6.7% of general fund revenue) to $38.3 million, Hawaii County's (IDR AA+/Stable Outlook) by about $12 million (5.5% of general fund revenue) to $31.2 million, and Kauai County's (IDR AA/Stable Outlook) by $9.5 million (10.1% of general fund revenue) to $24.4 million.
Census (2015), Maui County (which comprises the inhabited islands of Maui, Lana'i, and Moloka'i) is largely comprised of white (31 percent), Asian (27 percent), Hawaiian and Pacific Islander (9 percent), and African-American (1 percent) ethnicities.
AMOCO East Texas was approved to consolidate with the $1.3 billion Barksdale Federal Credit Union in Bossier City, La., and West Maui Community was approved to merge with the $276 million Maui County Federal Credit Union in Wailuku, Hawaii.
The Central Pacific Hurricane Center has issued a tropical storm watch for the Big Island and Maui County.