Honolulu, Hawaii, in the Pacific Ocean, is the capital and largest city of the state. Situated along the southeast coast of the island of O’ahu, it is the westernmost and southernmost major U.S. city. A major hub for international business, it has about 350,900 residents with roots in Asian, Western, and Pacific cultures.
Hawaii is the Pacific Ocean and the Western U.S. It is about 2,000 miles from the U.S. mainland and the only state outside North America. It is one of a small few U.S. states once an independent nation. The state spans about 1,500 miles, and its ocean coastline is the fourth-longest in the U.S. There are approximately 1,455,200 residents.