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Ryan Higa Height, Weight, Age & Girlfriend

Originally from Hawaii, Ryan Higa has been entertaining fans with his Youtube videos since 2009. As of 2017, he has over 20 million subscribers on the site, making him one of the most popular users on the platform. Interested in learning more about the Japanese-American star? Read on below.

Ryan Higa– 2017 Facts

Real Name

Ryan Higa

Nick Name


Occupation and Job

Youtube personality, comedian, actor

Famous For

Ryan Higa is best known for his comedy videos on Youtube, on which he has amassed over 20 million subscribers to date. Since his rise to fame, he has also taken part in a few films, including Ryan and Sean’s Not So Excellent Adventure in 2008.

Age – How Old is He?

He is 27 years old

Birthday/Date of Birth

His birthday is on June 6, 1990

Place of Birth/Hometown

Ryan Higa was born in Hilo, Hawaii, where he grew up with his older brother, Kyle.




He is of Japanese descent

Ryan Higa Height, Weight & Body Facts

How Tall – Height in Feet

He is 5’8″ tall

How Tall – Height in Meters

He is 173cm tall

Weight in Pounds

He currently weighs 152 pounds

Weight in Kilograms

He currently weighs 69kg

Body Measurements

At this time, Ryan Higa’s body measurements are unavailable

Waist Size

His waist size has not been disclosed

Foot/Shoe Size

His shoe size has not been disclosed

Eye Color

Dark Brown

Hair Color


Personal Life

Is Ryan Higa in a Relationship?

As far as we know, the Youtube star is currently single.

Ryan Higa’s Girlfriends

He has been in two relationships in the past (that we know of anyway). From 2006 to 2010, he dated Tarynn Nago, after which he was with Andrea Thi for a brief period.


Wendell Higa


Luci Higa


As far as we know, Ryan Higa does not have any sisters.


The younger of two siblings, he has an older brother named Kyle Higa.


Ryan Higa does not have any children as far as we know.

High School

As a teen, he went to Waiakea High School in Hilo, Hawaii; he later graduated in 2008. Ultimately, it was during his high school career that he first got involved with Youtube.


After completing high school, Ryan Higa moved to Las Vegas, where he majored in nuclear medicine at the University of Nevada.


According to various sources, Ryan Higa makes upwards of $150,000 per year from his Youtube channel alone.

Net Worth

As of 2017, Ryan Higa has an estimated net worth of $10 Million.



Random Facts


In his spare time, Ryan Higa likes making videos

Favorite Food

Hamburgers and cheese are two of his favorite foods

Favorite Actor


Favorite Book


Favorite Movie


Favorite TV Show


Favorite Color


Favorite Music Artists


Favorite Sports

Judo- he competed in the sport throughout his teens


Born on June 6, he is a Gemini

Phone Number

This information is currently unknown


This information is currently unknown

Ryan Higa’s Social Media Accounts & Usernames

Ryan Higa’s Facebook Account

Ryan Higa’s Twitter Username

Ryan Higa’s Instagram Username

Ryan Higa’s Youtube Channel

Ryan Higa’s Snapchat Username 

Ryan Higa’s Snapchat username is @therealryanhiga

Other Interesting Facts:

  • He holds a black belt in judo, something that he completed in throughout his teen years
  • He has collaborated with many individuals including Tim Enos, Kyle Chun, Tarynn Nago, Ryan Villaruel, among others
  • In 2012, he launched his own production company under the name, Ryan Higa Production Company
  • That same year, he helped to create the YOMYOMF Network, a Youtube channel that features the talent of a number of performers
  • In 2015, he released his first single, Ignored, which featured David Choi; he has since come out with Millennial Love earlier this year
  • Last year, he alongside a few friends formed Boys Generally Asian, a parody K-pop group
  • His Youtube channel is currently the 21st most subscribed to on the site, with over 20 million subscribers as of November 2017
  • One of the earliest Youtube stars to join the site, he has been active for longer than any channel aside from PewDiePie
  • His Youtube channel was temporarily suspended for copyright infraction in 2009; though it came back later, his previous lip syncing videos have all been removed
  • He has been nominated for four Streamy Awards (e.g. Best Comedy Series, First Person Series), and a Young Hollywood Award

Ryan Higa Bio – 2018 Update

Hailing from Hilo, Hawaii, Ryan Higa launched his Youtube career in mid-2006, with various lip sync videos that he had made with his friend, Sean Fujiyoshi. By 2010, the channel had reached over three million subscribers, making it the first to achieve such as a feat. Since then, his following has grown to surpass over 20 million, with more than 3.5 billion views across his videos. Today, his most popular upload, Nice Guys has been played over 74.3 million times. In addition to his primary channel, “nigahiga”, Ryan also has a secondary account, under the name “HigaTV”, to which he posts vlogs and behind the scene clips. As of November 2017, it has close to 5 million subscribers.

Aside from his Youtube endeavors, Ryan Higa has also been involved with acting. In 2008, he starred in his first feature film, Ryan and Sean’s Not So Excellent Adventure, which was produced with help from Richard Van Vleet. From there, he took part in a short film titled, Ninja Melk, which also featured Bryson Murata, Tim Enos, and his friend, Sean Fujiyoshi. With that said, what has he been up to lately- that is, aside from regularly updating his Youtube channels? In terms of acting, he recently played a lead role in the horror film, Tell Me How I Die alongside Kirby Bliss Blanton, Nathan Kross, and Virginia Gardner. On top of that, he also released a single titled, Millennial Love with Kina Grannis.

Brooke Carter
Freelance writer who loves dogs and anything related to Japanese culture.


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