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Akupu, Hawaii

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Welcome to Akupu ...

Akupu is located in Honolulu County.

Akupu is 2,420 feet [738 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the altitude of Akupu is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

The telephone area code for Akupu: (808)

Communities near Akupu ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Akupu and not the distance if you drove.<2>.

Community   DirectionDistance
Ewa Gentry   [Map]     SE   5 miles [8 km]
Ewa Villages   [Map]     SE   5 miles [8 km]
Fernandez Village   [Map]     SE   5 miles [8 km]
Honolulu   [Map]     E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Kapolei   [Map]     S   4 miles [6.4 km]
Lower Village   [Map]     SE   5 miles [8 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Akupu.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Akupu. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Akupu.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Akupu:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Akupu ...

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

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

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Akupu. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Hawaii: www.hawaii.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Akupu - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that stretches from Akupu. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Akupu) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Akupu. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 21.3942, Longitude: -158.1031     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Akupu have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Akupu.