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Welcome to Akona ...

Akona is located in Hawaii County<1>.

The location of Akona has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Akona is 490 feet [149 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Akona lies in the Hawaiian/Aleutian Standard Time Zone (HST) and does not observe daylight saving time

Akona lies within the (808) area code.

Communities near Akona ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Akona.

  • Laupahoehoe [Hawaii County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Laupahoehoe have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Laupahoehoe
    • Laupahoehoe [Hawaii County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Akona
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Laupahoehoe
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Laupahoehoe<5>
  • Kuhio Village [Hawaii County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kuhio Village
    • Kuhio Village [Hawaii County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Akona
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kuhio Village
  • Waimea [Hawaii County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waimea have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waimea
    • Waimea [Hawaii County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Akona
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waimea<5>
  • Honokaa [Hawaii County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Honokaa have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Honokaa
    • Honokaa [Hawaii County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the east of Akona
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Honokaa
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Honokaa<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Niulii [Hawaii County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Niulii
      • Niulii [Hawaii County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Akona
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Niulii
    • Halaula [Hawaii County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Halaula have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Halaula
      • Halaula [Hawaii County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Akona
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    • Kapaau [Hawaii County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kapaau have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kapaau
      • Kapaau [Hawaii County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Akona
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kapaau
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kapaau<5>
    • Paauilo [Hawaii County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Paauilo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Paauilo
      • Paauilo [Hawaii County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Akona
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Paauilo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Paauilo<5>
    • Waikoloa Village [Hawaii County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waikoloa Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waikoloa Village
      • Waikoloa Village [Hawaii County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Akona
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waikoloa Village
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waikoloa Village<5>
    • Hawi [Hawaii County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hawi have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hawi
      • Hawi [Hawaii County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Akona
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hawi
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hawi<5>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Akona. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Akona.

We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Akona. See our Newspapers Page for Akona.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Akona ...

Looking for more information about Akona? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Akona, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Akona.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Hawaii

About Hawaii County

About Hawaii

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Akona. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Hawaii County: www.hawaii-county.com/

The official website for State of Hawaii: https://portal.ehawaii.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Hawaii's counties, including Hawaii, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Akona - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Akona) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Akona. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 20.1036, Longitude: -155.6117       In this case, the coordinates for Akona have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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