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Welcome to Laupahoehoe ...

Laupahoehoe is located on the island of Hawaii.

The location of Laupahoehoe has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Laupahoehoe is 2,400 feet [732 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Laupahoehoe is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

The area code for Laupahoehoe: (808)

The ZIP code for Laupahoehoe: 96764<3>

Communities near Laupahoehoe ...

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

  • Kukuihaele
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kukuihaele
    • Kukuihaele lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the east of Laupahoehoe
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kukuihaele have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kukuihaele
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kukuihaele<5>
  • Niulii
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Niulii
    • Niulii lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Laupahoehoe
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Niulii
  • Kuhio Village
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kuhio Village
    • Kuhio Village lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of Laupahoehoe
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kuhio Village
  • Waimea
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    • Halaula
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Halaula
      • Halaula lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Laupahoehoe
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Halaula have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Halaula
    • Kapaau
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kapaau
      • Kapaau lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Laupahoehoe
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kapaau have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kapaau
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kapaau<5>
    • Hawi
    • Honokaa
    • Waikoloa Village
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waikoloa Village
      • Waikoloa Village lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Laupahoehoe
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waikoloa Village have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waikoloa Village
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waikoloa Village<5>
    • Puako
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Puako
      • Puako lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Laupahoehoe
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Puako have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Puako
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Puako<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 Laupahoehoe. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Laupahoehoe.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Laupahoehoe ...

Looking for more information about Laupahoehoe? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Laupahoehoe, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Laupahoehoe.

Adding Laupahoehoe to Our Gazetteer ...

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

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Laupahoehoe was on a map titled Road Map for Hawaii (from Shell Oil, 1956).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Laupahoehoe on our Genealogy Page.

Mentions & References for Laupahoehoe

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Laupahoehoe. 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 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.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Laupahoehoe - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Laupahoehoe). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Laupahoehoe or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Laupahoehoe) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Laupahoehoe. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from LaupahoehoeOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Laupahoehoe. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 20.1436, Longitude: -155.6683       In this case, the coordinates for Laupahoehoe 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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