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Welcome to Ualapue ...

Ualapue is located in Maui County, on the island of Molokai.



While we don't have a date for the founding of Ualapue, you might get a feel for it by knowing that during our research the earliest mention that we found (so far) was on a map dated 1956.

Ualapue is 220 feet [67 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Ualapue is within the boundaries of the (808) area code.

Communities near Ualapue ...

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

  • Pauwalu
    (4 miles [6.4 km] to the northeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pauwalu have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pauwalu
  • Waialua
    (5 miles [8 km] to the northeast)
  • Halawa
    (8 miles [12.9 km] to the northeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Halawa have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Halawa
  • Kawela
    (8 miles [12.9 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kawela
  • Kamiloloa
    (10 miles [16.1 km] to the west)
  • Honokowai
    (11 miles [17.7 km] to the southeast)
  • Kahana
    (11 miles [17.7 km] to the southeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kahana have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kahana
  • Kalawao
    (11 miles [17.7 km] to the northwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kalawao have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kalawao
  • Kapalua
    (11 miles [17.7 km] to the east)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kapalua have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kapalua
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kapalua <3>
  • Napili - Honokowai
    (11 miles [17.7 km] to the southeast)

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ualapue ...

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

Adding Ualapue to Our Gazetteer ...

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

For more details, see References and Mentions for Ualapue.

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Ualapue. 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 Ualapue - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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 found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>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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