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Honolulu County, HI Public Records

1st Circuit Court
777 Punchbowl St, 1st Fl
Legal Documents Branch
Honolulu, HI 96813
Hours: 7:45AM-4:15PM HST
P: 808-539-4767
F: 808-539-4314
Jurisdiction: Felony, Civil Actions over $10,000, Probate, Family
Restricted Records: No adoption, paternity or sealed records released
Records are indexed for this county as 1 = Honolulu. Jury Phone #: 808-539-4767.
District Court - Civil Division
1111 Alakea St, 3rd Fl
Attn: Certification Clerk
Honolulu, HI 96813
Hours: 8AM-4:15PM HST
P: 808-538-5151
Jurisdiction: Civil Actions under $40,000, Eviction, Small Claims
Restricted Records: No sealed records released
District Court - Criminal Division
1111 Alakea St, 3rd Fl
Attn: Certification Clerk, Files/Services
Honolulu, HI 96813
Hours: 8AM-4:15PM HST
P: 808-538-5767, 808-538-5101
F: 808-538-5111
Jurisdiction: Misdemeanor, Traffic
Restricted Records: No sealed records released

Honolulu County, HI Vital Records

Contact the Honolulu County Office of the County/City Clerk if you would like to find vital records, such as birth, death, marriage, divorce, and real estate records.

Honolulu County
County/City Clerk
530 S King St, Rm 100
Honolulu, HI 96813
7:45AM-4:30PM HT
Phone: 808-768-3810
Fax: 808-768-3835
Recorded Documents

Honolulu County Vital Certificates

Honolulu County Vital Certificates

If you would like to obtain a hard copy of a birth, death, marriage, divorce, or other vital record, you can do so by searching for and requesting a vital certificate. Vital certificates are hard copy documents, the same as those used by the United States government.

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Honolulu County Information

Honolulu County, as well as the city of Honolulu, is what are known as a consolidated city-county combination. This means that the municipality and county include both the city of Honolulu as well as the rest of the island of O'ahu. Located in the state of Hawaii, Honolulu is also the state capitol as well as its largest city. There are many majestic landmarks on the island. The USS Arizona Memorial can be found in Honolulu County. It commemorates the resting place of 1,102 sailors killed at Pearl Harbor in 1941. It is a National Historic Landmark operated by the Park Service and is adjacent to the Pearl Harbor National Wildlife Refuge.

Hawaii has a reputation as a tropical paradise and there are several national protected areas, zoological areas, and botanical gardens to help you enjoy the beauty of Honolulu County. The James Campbell National Wildlife Refuge is home to four endangered water birds, in addition to being a landing place for migrating birds from Alaska, Asia, and Siberia. O?ahu Forest National Wildlife Refuge consists of 4,525 acres of land used to protect fish, wildlife, and plant species that are listed to be endangered. Papah?naumoku?kea Marine National Monument is 140,000 square miles of ocean waters of the northwestern Hawaiian Islands. The Hawaiian people hold great cultural significance to the area, and consider it to be the place where life originates. Honolulu County is a unique place that is a city, county, and an island, all in one luxurious beautiful and cultural paradise.

Honolulu County Population Records

Total Land Area (2000): 599.77 sq mi
Population (2009): 907,574
  • Females: 49.4%
  • White: 26.6%
  • Black/African American: 4.2%
  • Asian: 43.9%
  • Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 8.5%
  • Hispanic or Latino Origin: 8.1%
  • White, Not Hispanic: 21.4%
Population Change (2000-2009): 31,416
Foreign-Born Population (2000): 19.2%
Language other than English spoken at home (2000): 28.9%
Persons Below Poverty Level (2008): 8.5%
High School Graduates (2000): 84.8%
Bachelor’s Degree or Higher (2000): 27.9%
Persons per Household (2000): 2.95
Housing Units (2000): 315,988
Homeownership Rate (2000): 54.6%
Migration Flow to Honolulu County, HI from (2007-2008):

Honolulu County Records

Total Earnings by Industry, in thou. dol. (2007):
  • Total: $30,421,548
  • Construction: $2,208,069
  • Retail Trade: $1,688,472
  • Professional and Technical Services: $2,059,911
  • Healthcare: $2,650,698
  • Banking: $1,119,681
  • Retail Trade: $1,688,472
  • Accommodations and Food Services: $1,788,848
  • Manufacturing: $700,445
  • Farms: $48,485
  • Government: $11,010,717
Employed (2000): 383,148
Unemployed (2000): 25,490
Unemployment Rate (2009): 5.7%
Annual Payroll per Employee (2007): $42,015
Local Government Employment (2007): 12,021
Local Government Revenue (2007): $1,021,205 (thou. dol.)
Local Government Debt (2007): $2,297,001 (thou. dol.)

Honolulu County Birth, Death Records

Births (2007): 13,575
  • Per 1,000 population: 15.1
Deaths (2007): 6,572
  • Per 1,000 population: 7.3
Infant Deaths (2007): 94
  • Per 1,000 population: 6.9

Honolulu County Criminal Records

Violent Crimes (2008): 2,575
  • Murder and non-negligent manslaughter: 18
  • Forcible rape: 203
  • Robbery: 928
  • Aggravated Assault: 1,426
Property Crimes (2008): 31,781
  • Burglary: 6,370
  • Larceny-Theft: 21,473
  • Motor Vehicle Theft: 3,938

Honolulu County Genealogy Records