Area: Population: 160 (2000 census)
County: Kauai County
A rubber plantation was established here in 1905
Awarded the Guinness World Record for "Most Expensive Island," it is privately owned and valued at $100 million Niihau is a private island owned by the Robinson family of Kauai. It is nicknamed "The Forbidden Island." The island is a semi-arid island and the climate is dry, though several lakes provide fresh water.
Official Color: White
Island Flower: PÃ¤ pÃ¤, also known as the Momi, Laiki, and Kahelelani, designated as the official lei material.