This airticle is aboot the U.S. state o Hawaii. For the island for which it is named, see Hawaii (island).

Coordinates: 21°18′41″N 157°47′47″W / 21.31139°N 157.79639°W / 21.31139; -157.79639

Hawaii is the airchipelago o the Hawaiian Islands in the Paceefic Ocean. Acceptit on 21 August, 1959, Hawaii constitutes the 50t state o the Unitit States. As o the 2010 U.S. Census it haes 1.4 million indwallers. Honolulu is the lairgest ceety an the state caipital. It was an independent kinrick frae 1819 tae 1893.

Hawaii
KintraUnitit States
Afore stateheidTerritory o Hawaii
Admittit tae the UnionAugust 21, 1959 (50t)
Lairgest metroOahu metropolitan aurie
Govrenment
 • GovrenorDavid Ige (D)
 • Lieutenant GovernorShan Tsutsui (D)
LegislaturState Legislature
 • Upper hooseSenate
 • Lawer hooseHoose o Representatives
U.S. senatorsBrian Schatz (D)
Mazie Hirono (D)
U.S. Hoose delegation1: Colleen Hanabusa (D)
2: Tulsi Gabbard (D) (leet)
Population
 • Tot1,431,603 (2,015 est)[1]
 • Density82.6/km2 (214/sq mi)
 • Median hooseaud income
$64,514[2]
 • Income rank
12th
Leid
 • Offeecial leidInglis, Hawaiian
Latitude18° 55′ N tae 28° 27′ N
Longitude154° 48′ W tae 178° 22′ W

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  1. "Table 1. Annual Estimates of the Resident Population for the United States, Regions, States, and Puerto Rico: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2015" (CSV). U.S. Census Bureau. December 26, 2015. Retrieved December 26, 2015.
  2. "Median Annual Household Income". The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation. Retrieved December 9, 2016.