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Discovery Harbour, Hawaii
Discovery Harbour, Hawaii is located in Hawaii
Discovery Harbour, Hawaii
Discovery Harbour, Hawaii
Location in Hawaii
Country United States
State Hawaii
County Hawaii
 • Total 3.56 sq mi (9.22 km2)
 • Land 3.56 sq mi (9.22 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
1,142 ft (348 m)
 • Total 1,171
 • Density 329.03/sq mi (127.03/km2)
Time zone UTC-10 (Hawaii-Aleutian)
Area code(s) 808
GNIS feature ID 2631653

Discovery Harbour is an unincorporated community and census-designated place on the island of Hawaii in Hawaii County, Hawaii, United States. Its population was 1,171 as of the 2020 census. The community is located near the island's southern tip, south of Hawaii Route 11. It is the southernmost populated place in the 50 states of the U.S., surpassing Naalehu by 5.4 miles (8.7 km).


Discovery Harbour is located at 19°02′34″N 155°37′49″W / 19.0428930°N 155.6303920°W / 19.0428930; -155.6303920. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the community has an area of 3.559 square miles (9.22 km2), all of it land.


Historical population
Census Pop.
2020 1,171
U.S. Decennial Census
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