HAWAII

HAWAII

Kannapolis Beach, Maui Hawaii

Forward Van Linesspecializes in providing outstanding moving services from and tomajor cities of Hawaii. Hawaii is the 50th and most recent U.S. state to join the United States, having joined the Union on August 21, 1959. It is the only U.S. state located in Oceania and the only one made up entirely of islands.It is the 8th-smallest, the 11th-least populous, but the 13th-most densely populated of the 50 U.S. states. Hawaii’s ocean coastline is about 750 miles long, which is fourth in the United States after those of Alaska, Florida and California.

State webpage: https://portal.ehawaii.gov

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Official language: English
Demonym: Hawaiian

Capital: Honolulu
Largest city: Honolulu
Area: Ranked 43rd in the US

  • Total: 10,931 square miles (28,311 km²)
  • Length: 1,522 miles (2,450 km)
  • % Water: 41.2
  • Latitude 18° 55′ N to 28° 27′ N
  • Longitude 154° 48′ W to 178° 22′ W
Population: Ranked 40th in the US

  • Total: 1,374,810 (2011est)
  • Density: 214 per square miles (82.6 km²) Ranked 13th in the US
Elevation: Mauna Kea

  • Highest point: 13,796 with ft (4205.0 m)
  • Mean: 3,030 ft (920 m)
  • Lowest point: Pacific Ocean
Before statehood: Territory of Hawaii
Admission to Union: August 21, 1959 (50th)
Time zones:

  • Hawaii: UTC -10
Abbreviation: HI US-HI

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