Kapaʻa is an unincorporated community and census-designated place in , , United States. The population was 10,699 at the 2010 census, up from 9,471 at the 2000 census.

Notable Places in the Area

, also known as Nounou Mountain, is a mountain ridge located west of the towns and Kapaʻa in the Nounou Forest Reserve on the island of . is situated 2½ miles west of Kapaa.

The , near Wailua, Hawaii, also known as 'A'A Kukui is a historic archeological site that is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. is situated 2 miles south of Kapaa. Photo: Sho73, CC BY-SA 3.0.

are a series of waterfalls along the Kapaʻa Stream, located near the Kapaʻa town on the east shore of Kauai, Hawaii. is situated 2½ miles northwest of Kapaa.

was a resort hotel in , , , that was noted for its Hollywood connections, Hawaiian-themed weddings, torch lightings, destruction by a hurricane, and long-standing land disputes. is situated 2 miles southwest of Kapaa.

Localities in the Area

is a census-designated place in , United States. is situated 2 miles southwest of Kapaa. Photo: Hotboxers, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is an unincorporated community on the island of in , , United States. is situated 2 miles northeast of Kapaa.

Wailua Homesteads is a census-designated place in , , United States. is situated 3½ miles west of Kapaa.


22.0747° or 22° 4' 29" north
-159.3192° or 159° 19' 9" west
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Also Known As

  • Basque: Kapaʻa (Hawaii)
  • Basque: Kapaʻa
  • Breton: Kapaʻa
  • Catalan: Kapaa
  • Chinese: Kapaa
  • Chinese: 卡帕 (夏威夷州)
  • Chinese: 卡帕
  • Czech: Kapaa
  • Dutch: Kapaa
  • English: Kapaa, Hawaii
  • English: Kapaʻa
  • French: Kapaʻa
  • German: Kapaʻa
  • Hausa: Kapaʻa
  • Hawaiian: Kapaʻa
  • Hebrew: קאפאה
  • Italian: Kapaʻa
  • Japanese: カパア
  • Korean: 카파
  • Min Nan Chinese: Kapaa
  • Nepali: कप्पा, हवाई
  • Newari: कप्पा, हवाई
  • Persian: کاپا، هاوایی
  • Polish: Kapaa
  • Portuguese: Kapaa
  • Russian: Капаа
  • Serbian: Капа'а
  • Serbo-Croatian: Kapaa, Hawaii
  • Slovak: Kapaa
  • South Azerbaijani: کاپا، هاوایی
  • Spanish: Kapaa
  • Swedish: Kapaa
  • Ukrainian: Капаа
  • Urdu: کاپآ، ہوائی
  • Kapa'a
  • Kapa‘a

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About Mapcarta. Thanks to Mapbox for providing amazing maps. Data © OpenStreetMap contributors and available under the Open Database License. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license, excluding photos, directions and the map. Based on the page Kapaa. See this page's contributions. Photo: Travis.Thurston, CC BY-SA 3.0.