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 1,404,054 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
5Aiea, HIPopulation: 9,07786A+FA+AAA+A
6Mililani Town, HIPopulation: 28,11586A+FA+AAA+A+
7Ocean Pointe, HIPopulation: 7,35986A+FA+AAAA
8Waikele, HIPopulation: 7,62286A+FA+AAAA+
9Pearl City, HIPopulation: 47,07585A+FA+AB+A+A
10Makakilo, HIPopulation: 17,75085AFA+AAA+A
11Waipio, HIPopulation: 11,74085A+FA+AB+AA+
12Honolulu, HIPopulation: 341,72785A+FA+B+BA+A
13Kaneohe, HIPopulation: 34,03085AFA+AB+A+A
14Halawa, HIPopulation: 14,13285A+FA+B+B+A+A
15Wailuku, HIPopulation: 15,62085A+FA+B+BA+A+
16Lahaina, HIPopulation: 10,66985A+FA+BBA+A
17Waimalu, HIPopulation: 13,63784A+FA+B+BAA
18Makawao, HIPopulation: 7,15784A+FA+ABA+A+
19Laie, HIPopulation: 5,56084B+FA+A+BA+A+
20Kaanapali, HIPopulation: 1,19884C+FA+A+AA+A
21Lihue, HIPopulation: 7,48984A+FA+B+BA+A+
22Wailea, HIPopulation: 6,33084AFA+ABA+A+
23Pupukea, HIPopulation: 4,82384C+FA+A+AA+A+
24Waialua, HIPopulation: 4,13184AFA+B+B+A+A+
25Ahuimanu, HIPopulation: 8,72584C+FA+A+AA+A
26Pukalani, HIPopulation: 7,63183B+FA+AB+A+A+
27Kahului, HIPopulation: 26,07283A+FA+BBA+A+
28Ewa Gentry, HIPopulation: 22,68383B+FA+AB+AA
29Waimea, HIPopulation: 9,04483AFA+ABAA
30Wahiawa, HIPopulation: 16,54583A+FA+B+BA+A+
31Kilauea, HIPopulation: 3,73783B+FA+ABA+A+
32Haena, HIPopulation: 25583A+FA+BCA+A
33Kihei, HIPopulation: 21,55683AFA+B+BA+A+
34Hanapepe, HIPopulation: 2,86783B+FA+B+BAA
35Maunawili, HIPopulation: 2,09383DFA+A+A+A+A
36Haleiwa, HIPopulation: 3,94283AFA+BB+A+A+
37Paia, HIPopulation: 2,43883B+FA+ABA+A+
38Haiku-Pauwela, HIPopulation: 8,53983B+FA+ABA+A+
39Waipio Acres, HIPopulation: 4,73083AFA+B+BAA+
40Kapalua, HIPopulation: 38683C+FA+AAA+A
41Captain Cook, HIPopulation: 3,79883B+FA+ABA+A
42Waimanalo, HIPopulation: 5,22283BFA+ABAA
43Waipahu, HIPopulation: 40,53182A+FA+C+BA+A
44Kula, HIPopulation: 6,92582CFA+AB+A+A+
45Waikoloa Village, HIPopulation: 6,15482BFA+ABAA
46Napili-Honokowai, HIPopulation: 6,15582BFA+ABAA
47Poipu, HIPopulation: 96282BFA+A+B+A+C+
48Kapolei, HIPopulation: 14,15482CFA+B+AA+A
49Maalaea, HIPopulation: 44582CFA+A+B+AA+
50Hanalei, HIPopulation: 53082B+FA+ACA+A+
51Whitmore Village, HIPopulation: 4,82382BFA+BB+A+A+
52Hilo, HIPopulation: 45,15881A+FA+B+C+AC+
53Hauula, HIPopulation: 3,52181C+FA+ABA+A+
54Kahaluu, HIPopulation: 4,47581CFA+AB+A+A
55Waikapu, HIPopulation: 2,79881CFA+AAA+A+
56Ewa Beach, HIPopulation: 14,88181B+FA+BBAA
57Kealakekua, HIPopulation: 2,18181BFA+AC+AA
58Wailua, HIPopulation: 2,49881BFA+B+BAA+
59Hawi, HIPopulation: 1,42681BFA+B+BAA
60Kahaluu-Keauhou, HIPopulation: 3,89481C+FA+ABA+A
61Hana, HIPopulation: 1,21981CFA+ABA+A+
62Honokaa, HIPopulation: 2,91581BFA+B+BAA
63Launiupoko, HIPopulation: 43681FFA+A+AA+A
64Holualoa, HIPopulation: 9,70981C+FA+B+BA+A
65Manele, HIPopulation: 581A+FC+A+D+A+A+
66Waianae, HIPopulation: 12,05281B+FA+C+BAA+
67Lanai City, HIPopulation: 3,42481C+FA+BBAA+
68Mahinahina, HIPopulation: 81180B+FA+CB+A+A
69Wailua Homesteads, HIPopulation: 4,74480DFA+AB+A+A+
70Waihee-Waiehu, HIPopulation: 10,24880CFA+B+B+A+A+
71Waimanalo Beach, HIPopulation: 4,57480CFA+B+BAA
72Honaunau-Napoopoo, HIPopulation: 2,61680CFA+ABAA
73Puako, HIPopulation: 68480FFA+A+AA+A
74Kaunakakai, HIPopulation: 3,27080BFA+B+C+AA+
75Kawela Bay, HIPopulation: 27980DFA+A+BAA+
76Maili, HIPopulation: 8,45280C+FA+BBAA+
77Kaaawa, HIPopulation: 1,08680FFA+A+B+A+A
78Kahuku, HIPopulation: 2,62680CFA+BBA+A+
79Puhi, HIPopulation: 3,33080BFA+B+B+AC+
80Nanakuli, HIPopulation: 12,80379BFA+BC+B+A
81Eleele, HIPopulation: 2,46779BFA+B+BAC+
82Olinda, HIPopulation: 1,24879DFA+BAA+A+
83Princeville, HIPopulation: 2,33679DFA+ABA+A+
84Kapaa, HIPopulation: 10,03179D+FA+B+BAA+
85Ewa Villages, HIPopulation: 6,88579CFA+BBAA
86Kalihiwai, HIPopulation: 28979FFA+A+C+A+A+
87Lawai, HIPopulation: 2,09679CFA+ABA+C+
88Royal Kunia, HIPopulation: 14,95279FFA+AAA+A+
89Kapaau, HIPopulation: 1,67579CFA+AC+AA
90Makena, HIPopulation: 21179DFA+BBA+A+
91Laupahoehoe, HIPopulation: 64178FFA+ABB+A+
92Kekaha, HIPopulation: 2,99678CFA+C+BAA
93Kalaoa, HIPopulation: 10,07878FFA+ABAA
94Mililani Mauka, HIPopulation: 21,41978FFA+A+AA+A+
95Wainiha, HIPopulation: 11678FFA+A+C+A+A
96Honalo, HIPopulation: 2,56278D+FA+B+BB+A
97Kalaheo, HIPopulation: 4,02278CFA+AC+A+C+
98Punaluu, HIPopulation: 1,17378FFA+B+C+A+A+
99Kalaeloa, HIPopulation: 9177A+FC+B+ACA
100Anahola, HIPopulation: 2,15677DFA+AC+B+A+
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