Is Hawaii considered an island or an island state?
Both. Of of the islands that makes up the State of Hawaii is also called Hawaii- known to local folks as "The Big island". So it depends on whether you are taking about the state, or one island that is part of the state. ...
What is the only state in the US that is an island?
No state in the US is "an island" (one island). Hawaii is the only US state that is made up entirely of islands. It has eight (8) main islands and numerous others. ...