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{{#invoke:Hatnote|hatnote}} Kauaʻi or KauaiUnknown extension tag "ref" ({{#invoke:IPAc-en|main}}; Hawaiian: [kɔuˈwɐʔi]) is geologically the oldest of the main Hawaiian Islands. With an area of {{safesubst:#invoke:convert|convert}}, it is the fourth largest of the main islands in the Hawaiian archipelago, and the 21st largest island in the United States.<ref name="SizeRef">{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=web }}</ref> Known also as the "Garden Isle", Kaua lies {{safesubst:#invoke:convert|convert}} across the [[Hawaiian islands channels|Kaua Channel]], northwest of [[Oahu|O]]. This island is the site of Waimea Canyon State Park.

The United States Census Bureau defines Kaua as Census Tracts 401 through 409 of [[Kauai County, Hawaii|Kaua County, Hawai]], which is all of the county except for the islands of Kaʻula, Lehua, and [[Niihau|Ni]]. The 2010 census population of the island was 67,091,<ref>Census Tracts 401 through 409, Kaua County United States Census Bureau</ref> with the largest town by population being [[Kapaa, Hawaii|Kapa]].

Kauai sections
Intro  Etymology and language  Geography  Climate  History  Economy  Island facts  Important towns and cities  Transportation  Places of interest   In films    See also   Notes  References  Further reading  External links  

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