Maunaloa is a small community town located in the County of Maui. It is located on the western part of Molokai. With total area of about 2 sq. kms., Maunaloa is located at an elevated height of about 890 ft above the ground level. A major employer of the town is Molokai Ranch and it operates not only a hotel but also a gas station, cattle rearing and others. A large part of the local population is involved in these set ups. Some also keep themselves engaged with the healthcare industry, tourism and the education sector.