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Naalehu is a census-designated place in Hawaii County, Hawaii. The population was 866 at the 2010 census, down from 919 at the 2000 census. It is the southernmost community with a post office in the 50 states of the United States. (See List of extreme points of the United States.)GeographyNaalehu is located near the southern tip of the island of Hawaii at (19.065925, -155.587528) in the Kaū District. It is bordered to the west by Waiohinu, and Discovery Harbour is to the southwest. (The two communities are census-designated places but do not have post offices.)According to the United States Census Bureau, the Naalehu CDP has a total area of 5.6km2, all of it land.DemographicsAs of the census of 2000, there were 919 people, 290 households, and 209 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 426.1 people per square mile (164.3/km²). There were 332 housing units at an average density of 153.9 per square mile (59.3/km²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 8.38% White, 0.33% African American, 0.11% Native American, 45.59% Asian, 13.82% Pacific Islander, 0.33% from other races, and 31.45% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 5.44% of the population.Naalehu is in Island of Hawaii. Plan your visit to Naalehu and other destinations in United States using our United States holiday maker app.
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