Best Places to Live in Hawaii

AreaVibes reveals the best places to live in Hawaii by using a Livability Score out of 100. The Livability Score for each city in Hawaii is calculated from a unique algorithm based on various metrics, including: amenities, cost of living, crime, education, employment, housing and weather. Hawaii has a population of 1,362,730 and a population density of 127.4. The capital city is Honolulu and the largest city in Hawaii is Honolulu. To filter the results, use the filters on the left to sort by state, population and category.
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Rank City Livability Ame­nities Cost of Living Crime Edu­cation Emp­loyment Housing Weather
1East Honolulu, HIPopulation: 49,24288A+FA+A+AA+A
2Ko Olina, HIPopulation: 1,81288A+FA+A+AA+A
3Kailua, HIPopulation: 39,69387A+FA+AAA+A
4Heeia, HIPopulation: 4,46687A+FA+AAA+A
5Manele, HIPopulation: 587A+A+CA+D+A+A+
6Aiea, HIPopulation: 9,07786A+FA+AAA+A
7Mililani Town, HIPopulation: 28,11586A+FA+AAA+A+
8Ocean Pointe, HIPopulation: 7,35986A+FA+AAAA
9Waikele, HIPopulation: 7,62286A+FA+AAAA+
10Makena, HIPopulation: 21185DA+A+BBA+A+
11Pearl City, HIPopulation: 47,07585A+FA+AB+A+A
12Makakilo, HIPopulation: 17,75085AFA+AAA+A
13Waipio, HIPopulation: 11,74085A+FA+AB+AA+
14Honolulu, HIPopulation: 341,72785A+FA+B+BA+A
15Kaneohe, HIPopulation: 34,03085AFA+AB+A+A
16Halawa, HIPopulation: 14,13285A+FA+B+B+A+A
17Wailuku, HIPopulation: 15,62085A+FA+B+BA+A+
18Lahaina, HIPopulation: 10,66985A+FA+BBA+A
19Waimalu, HIPopulation: 13,63784A+FA+B+BAA
20Makawao, HIPopulation: 7,15784A+FA+ABA+A+
21Laie, HIPopulation: 5,56084B+FA+A+BA+A+
22Olowalu, HIPopulation: 4184FA+A+A+CA+A
23Kaanapali, HIPopulation: 1,19884C+FA+A+AA+A
24Lihue, HIPopulation: 7,48984A+FA+B+BA+A+
25Wailea, HIPopulation: 6,33084AFA+ABA+A+
26Pupukea, HIPopulation: 4,82384C+FA+A+AA+A+
27Waialua, HIPopulation: 4,13184AFA+B+B+A+A+
28Kalaeloa, HIPopulation: 9184A+A+CB+ACA
29Ahuimanu, HIPopulation: 8,72584C+FA+A+AA+A
30Pukalani, HIPopulation: 7,63183B+FA+AB+A+A+
31Kahului, HIPopulation: 26,07283A+FA+BBA+A+
32Waimea, HIPopulation: 9,04483AFA+ABAA
33Ewa Gentry, HIPopulation: 22,68383B+FA+AB+AA
34Wahiawa, HIPopulation: 16,54583A+FA+B+BA+A+
35Kilauea, HIPopulation: 3,73783B+FA+ABA+A+
36Haena, HIPopulation: 25583A+FA+BCA+A
37Kihei, HIPopulation: 21,55683AFA+B+BA+A+
38Hanapepe, HIPopulation: 2,86783B+FA+B+BAA
39Maunawili, HIPopulation: 2,09383DFA+A+A+A+A
40Haleiwa, HIPopulation: 3,94283AFA+BB+A+A+
41Paia, HIPopulation: 2,43883B+FA+ABA+A+
42Waipio Acres, HIPopulation: 4,73083AFA+B+BAA+
43Haiku-Pauwela, HIPopulation: 8,53983B+FA+ABA+A+
44Kapalua, HIPopulation: 38683C+FA+AAA+A
45Captain Cook, HIPopulation: 3,79883B+FA+ABA+A
46Waimanalo, HIPopulation: 5,22283BFA+ABAA
47Hickam Housing, HIPopulation: 7,14283B+A+CA+BCA
48Waipahu, HIPopulation: 40,53182A+FA+C+BA+A
49Kula, HIPopulation: 6,92582CFA+AB+A+A+
50Waikoloa Village, HIPopulation: 6,15482BFA+ABAA
51Napili-Honokowai, HIPopulation: 6,15582BFA+ABAA
52Poipu, HIPopulation: 96282BFA+A+B+A+C+
53Kapolei, HIPopulation: 14,15482CFA+B+AA+A
54Maalaea, HIPopulation: 44582CFA+A+B+AA+
55Hanalei, HIPopulation: 53082B+FA+ACA+A+
56Whitmore Village, HIPopulation: 4,82382BFA+BB+A+A+
57Hilo, HIPopulation: 45,15881A+FA+B+C+AC+
58Hauula, HIPopulation: 3,52181C+FA+ABA+A+
59Kahaluu, HIPopulation: 4,47581CFA+AB+A+A
60Waikapu, HIPopulation: 2,79881CFA+AAA+A+
61Ewa Beach, HIPopulation: 14,88181B+FA+BBAA
62Kealakekua, HIPopulation: 2,18181BFA+AC+AA
63Wailua, HIPopulation: 2,49881BFA+B+BAA+
64Hawi, HIPopulation: 1,42681BFA+B+BAA
65Kahaluu-Keauhou, HIPopulation: 3,89481C+FA+ABA+A
66Honokaa, HIPopulation: 2,91581BFA+B+BAA
67Hana, HIPopulation: 1,21981CFA+ABA+A+
68Launiupoko, HIPopulation: 43681FFA+A+AA+A
69Holualoa, HIPopulation: 9,70981C+FA+B+BA+A
70Waianae, HIPopulation: 12,05281B+FA+C+BAA+
71Wheeler AFB, HIPopulation: 2,10281BA+CA+C+CA+
72Lanai City, HIPopulation: 3,42480C+FA+BBAA+
73Mahinahina, HIPopulation: 81180B+FA+CB+A+A
74Wailua Homesteads, HIPopulation: 4,74480DFA+AB+A+A+
75Waihee-Waiehu, HIPopulation: 10,24880CFA+B+B+A+A+
76Waimanalo Beach, HIPopulation: 4,57480CFA+B+BAA
77Honaunau-Napoopoo, HIPopulation: 2,61680CFA+ABAA
78Puako, HIPopulation: 68480FFA+A+AA+A
79Kawela Bay, HIPopulation: 27980DFA+A+BAA+
80Maili, HIPopulation: 8,45280C+FA+BBAA+
81Kaunakakai, HIPopulation: 3,27080BFA+B+C+AA+
82Kaaawa, HIPopulation: 1,08680FFA+A+B+A+A
83Kahuku, HIPopulation: 2,62680CFA+BBA+A+
84Puhi, HIPopulation: 3,33080BFA+B+B+AC+
85Schofield Barracks, HIPopulation: 15,96279BA+CACCA+
86Kaneohe Station, HIPopulation: 9,98779C+A+CA+CCA
87Nanakuli, HIPopulation: 12,80379BFA+BC+B+A
88Eleele, HIPopulation: 2,46779BFA+B+BAC+
89Olinda, HIPopulation: 1,24879DFA+BAA+A+
90Princeville, HIPopulation: 2,33679DFA+ABA+A+
91Kapaa, HIPopulation: 10,03179D+FA+B+BAA+
92Ewa Villages, HIPopulation: 6,88579CFA+BBAA
93Kalihiwai, HIPopulation: 28979FFA+A+C+A+A+
94Lawai, HIPopulation: 2,09679CFA+ABA+C+
95Royal Kunia, HIPopulation: 14,95279FFA+AAA+A+
96Kapaau, HIPopulation: 1,67579CFA+AC+AA
97Laupahoehoe, HIPopulation: 64178FFA+ABB+A+
98Iroquois Point, HIPopulation: 3,34078DA+CAB+CA
99Kekaha, HIPopulation: 2,99678CFA+C+BAA
100Kalaoa, HIPopulation: 10,07878FFA+ABAA
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