About Us

The Garden Island newspaper…
  • Began in 1902
  • Kauai’s only daily newspaper, publishing seven days a week
  • Editorial excellence in delivering local, state, national and world news
  • 61% of all Kauai adults read The Garden Island
  • 70% of all Kauai adults read both The Garden Island and Kauai MidWeek
  • Source: Nielsen Scarborough 2013 + 2014 R2

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    About Kauai

  • There are 53,989 adults on Kauai
  • 51% are male, and 49% are female
  • 26% are 18-34 years old, 33% are 35-54 years old and 41% are 55 years old or older
  • 36% of Kauai’s population is Asian, 34% is white, 9% is Pacific Islander, 1% is another single race and 19% has 2 or more races
  • 46% of households are married-couple families
  • 26% of households have children 17 or younger
  • 58% of adults 25+ have some college education or higher
  • The median household income is $60,155
  • 62% of households are owner-occupied
  • The median home value is $498,300
  • Source: U.S. Census – 2013 American Community Survey 1-Year Estimates