About Makawao, Hawaii

Makawao is a census-designated place (CDP) in Maui County, Hawai?i, United States. The population was 7,184 at the 2010 census. Located on the rural northeast slope of Haleakala on East Maui, the community is known for being the hub of the "Upcountry", a part of the island dominated by mostly agriculture and ranch land.

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Makawao Facts

  • Population Total: 7184
  • Area Code: 808
  • Elevation: 1578
  • Postal Codes: 96768
  • Timezone: Hawaii-Aleutian Standard