Best Places to Live in Hawaii

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What you need to know about Hawaii

The Aloha State is made up entirely of islands, with Hawaii, Maui and Oahu the three largest. The state’s beaches, amazing natural scenery and a tropical climate draw residents and tourists. The best places to live in Hawaii are Honolulu, Hilo, Kailua, Kaneohe and Waipahu. Dominant industries in Hawaii include tourism, sugarcane, education and the military, and higher education is also well represented with the University of Hawaii, Chaminade, and Brigham Young-Hawaii.

The 5 Most Affordable Cities in Hawaii
Ever dreamed of living in The Aloha State but assumed it was too expensive? This list is for you.
8 Things to Do in Hawaii
Opportunities include Waikiki Beach, USS Arizona Memorial
Best Places to Live in Hawaii
Honolulu, Hilo, Waipahu are among top communities
Why Honolulu, HI Is a Top 100 Best Place to Live 2015
This modern Pacific city is built upon recreational opportunities, fantastic views and diversity

Population

1,392,704
Up by 91%
Honolulu, Hawaii
The 5 Most Affordable Cities in Hawaii
Ever dreamed of living in The Aloha State but assumed it was too expensive? This list is for you.
Honolulu, Hawaii
The 5 Most Affordable Cities in Hawaii
Ever dreamed of living in The Aloha State but assumed it was too expensive? This list is for you.
Honolulu, Hawaii
The 5 Most Affordable Cities in Hawaii
Ever dreamed of living in The Aloha State but assumed it was too expensive? This list is for you.
Honolulu, Hawaii
The 5 Most Affordable Cities in Hawaii
Ever dreamed of living in The Aloha State but assumed it was too expensive? This list is for you.
Honolulu, Hawaii
The 5 Most Affordable Cities in Hawaii
Ever dreamed of living in The Aloha State but assumed it was too expensive? This list is for you.
Half Dome from Glacier Point in Yosemite National Park
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Grab some popcorn and a blanket: It's showtime.

Housing

Homes Owned 57%
57% Complete
Homes Rented 43%
43% Complete

Median Home Price

$504,500
Higher than the national average
Waikiki with Diamond Head in Honolulu, Hawaii
Why Honolulu, HI Is a Top 100 Best Place to Live 2015
This modern Pacific city is built upon recreational opportunities, fantastic views and diversity

Median Household Income

$68,201
Higher than the national average

Education

Bachelor’s Degree 31%
31% Complete
Graduated High School 91%
91% Complete

Residents

Most residents are
5-17 Years old

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The 5 Most Affordable Cities in Hawaii
Ever dreamed of living in The Aloha State but assumed it was too expensive? This list is for you.

The 5 Most Affordable Cities in Hawaii
Ever dreamed of living in The Aloha State but assumed it was too expensive? This list is for you.

The 5 Most Affordable Cities in Hawaii
Ever dreamed of living in The Aloha State but assumed it was too expensive? This list is for you.

The 5 Most Affordable Cities in Hawaii
Ever dreamed of living in The Aloha State but assumed it was too expensive? This list is for you.

The 5 Most Affordable Cities in Hawaii
Ever dreamed of living in The Aloha State but assumed it was too expensive? This list is for you.

10 Best Cities for Viewing Meteor Showers
Grab some popcorn and a blanket: It's showtime.

Why Honolulu, HI Is a Top 100 Best Place to Live 2015
This modern Pacific city is built upon recreational opportunities, fantastic views and diversity