Top Hilo Community Colleges
- For the 2018-19 school year, there is 1 top community college in Hilo, Hawaii, serving 3,186 students.
- Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Asian), and the student:teacher ratio is 25:1.
Top Hilo, HI Community Colleges (2018-19)
- College Location Students
- 200 W. Kawili Street
Hilo,  HI 96720
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