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Welcome to Keokea ...



While we don't have a date for the founding of Keokea, you might consider that their post office opened  in 1900.

Keokea is 2,640 feet [805 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the elevation of Keokea is ½ mile above sea level.

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

The telephone area code for Keokea: (808)

Communities Also Named Keokea ...

Using our Gazetteer, we found another community named Keokea - it's located in Hawaii.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Keokea.

Communities near Keokea ...

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

  • Ulupalakua
    (4 miles [6.4 km] to the southwest)
  • Wailea
    (5 miles [8 km] to the west)
  • Kula
    (6 miles [9.7 km] to the north)
  • Kihei
    (7 miles [11.3 km] to the northwest)
  • Olinda
    (9 miles [14.5 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Olinda
  • Pukalani
    (9 miles [14.5 km] to the north)
  • Airport Village
    (10 miles [16.1 km] to the northwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Airport Village have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Airport Village
  • Makawao
    (10 miles [16.1 km] to the north)
  • Haliimaile
    (11 miles [17.7 km] to the north)
  • Kailua Village
    (11 miles [17.7 km] to the north)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kailua Village have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kailua Village

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 Keokea. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Keokea.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Keokea ...

Looking for more information about Keokea? 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 Keokea, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Keokea.

Adding Keokea to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Keokea in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Keokea was in the document titled List of Post Offices from Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<4>

From that list, the Keokea post office opened in 1900.

We also found Keokea on a map titled Shell Oil Road Map for Hawaii (1956).

For more details, see References and Mentions for Keokea.

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Keokea - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<2>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<3>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 found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<4>A copy of their list with background information can be found at:

      https://cblevins.github.io/us-post-offices/data-biography/









 

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