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Welcome to Pahala ...

Pahala is located on the island of Hawaii.

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

Pahala is 1,000 feet [305 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Pahala lies within the (808) area code.

The ZIP code for Pahala: 96777<3>

Communities near Pahala ...

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

  • Naalehu
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Naalehu
    • Naalehu lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Pahala
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Naalehu have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Naalehu
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Naalehu<5>
  • Waiohinu
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waiohinu
    • Waiohinu lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Pahala
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waiohinu
  • Hawaiian Ocean View
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hawaiian Ocean View
    • Hawaiian Ocean View lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<4> to the southwest of Pahala
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hawaiian Ocean View
  • Volcano
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Volcano
    • Volcano lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Pahala
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Volcano have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Volcano
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Volcano<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Milolii
    • Fern Forest
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fern Forest
      • Fern Forest lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Pahala
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fern Forest have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fern Forest
    • Honaunau
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Honaunau
      • Honaunau lies 32 miles [51.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Pahala
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Honaunau have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Honaunau
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Honaunau<5>
    • Keauhou
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Keauhou
      • Keauhou lies 32 miles [51.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Pahala
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Keauhou have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Keauhou
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Keauhou<5>
    • Captain Cook
    • Mountain View

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Pahala ...

Looking for more information about Pahala? 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 Pahala, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Pahala.

Adding Pahala to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Pahala 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 Pahala was on a map titled Road Map for Hawaii (from Shell Oil, 1956).

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

Mentions & References for Pahala

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Pahala. 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 Pahala - 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 Pahala). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Pahala 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- Pahala) 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 Pahala. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from PahalaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pahala. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 19.2053, Longitude: -155.4800       In this case, the coordinates for Pahala 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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