Mililani Mauka, Hawaii

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Mililani Mauka
Mililani Mauka, the newer area of Mililani located on the mountain, or mauka, side of the H-2 freeway
Mililani Mauka, the newer area of Mililani located on the mountain, or mauka, side of the H-2 freeway
Mililani Mauka is located in Hawaii
Mililani Mauka
Mililani Mauka
Coordinates: 21°28′32″N 157°59′40″W / 21.47556°N 157.99444°W / 21.47556; -157.99444
Latitude and Longitude:

21°28′32″N 157°59′40″W / 21.47556°N 157.99444°W / 21.47556; -157.99444
CountryUnited States
State Hawaii
Area
 • Total4.0 sq mi (10.3 km2)
 • Land4.0 sq mi (10.3 km2)
 • Water0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation
880 ft (270 m)
Population
 ( 2010)
 • Total21,039
 • Density5,300/sq mi (2,000/km2)
Time zone UTC-10 ( Hawaii-Aleutian)
Area code(s) 808

Mililani Mauka is a census-designated place (CDP) in Honolulu County, Hawaii on the island of Oʻahu, Hawaii, United States. As of the 2010 Census, the CDP had a population of 21,039. [1]

History

Mililani Mauka is a planned community adjacent to Mililani Town, both situated about 10 miles (16 km) northwest of the center of Honolulu. Ground was broken for Mililani Mauka on April 6, 1990, east of Interstate H-2 from Mililani Town. The first homeowners moved into Mauka in 1992. The community is the future site of the Oahu Arts Center.

Geography

Mililani Mauka is located at 21°28′32″N 157°59′40″W / 21.47556°N 157.99444°W / 21.47556; -157.99444 (21.4756, -157.9947). According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 4.0 square miles (10.3 km2), all land. [2] Mililani Mauka lies within the ʻEwa Moku on Oʻahu, more specifically the Waipiʻo Ahupuaʻa. [3]

Education

Mililani Mauka is home to Mililani Middle School [4], Home of the Blazers. Wayland Baptist University is also located at the entrance of Mililani Mauka [5].

References

  1. ^ "Profile of General Population and Housing Characteristics: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (DP-1): Mililani Mauka CDP, Hawaii". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved May 23, 2012.
  2. ^ "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Maililani Mauka CDP, Hawaii". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved May 23, 2012.
  3. ^ Julie Stewart Williams, From The Mountains To The Sea Early Hawaiian Life (Kamehameha Schools Press, 1997), 9.
  4. ^ [1], Mililani Middle School website, retrieved on April 9, 2018.
  5. ^ [2], Wayland Baptist University Website, retrieved on April 9, 2018.