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
1Ko Olina, HIPopulation: 1,81287A+FA+A+AA+A
2East Honolulu, HIPopulation: 49,24286A+FAA+AA+A
3Heeia, HIPopulation: 4,46685A+FAAAA+A
4Kailua, HIPopulation: 39,69384A+FBAAA+A
5Kaanapali, HIPopulation: 1,19883C+FA+A+AA+A
6Aiea, HIPopulation: 9,07783A+FBAAA+A
7Pupukea, HIPopulation: 4,82382C+FA+A+AA+A+
8Wailea, HIPopulation: 6,33082AFAABA+A+
9Maunawili, HIPopulation: 2,09382DFA+A+A+A+A
10Ocean Pointe, HIPopulation: 7,35982A+FBAAAA
11Waikele, HIPopulation: 7,62281A+FC+AAAA+
12Mililani Town, HIPopulation: 28,11581A+FC+AAA+A+
13Paia, HIPopulation: 2,43881B+FAABA+A+
14Pearl City, HIPopulation: 47,07581A+FCAB+A+A
15Kilauea, HIPopulation: 3,73780B+FAABA+A+
16Hanapepe, HIPopulation: 2,86780B+FAB+BAA
17Makakilo, HIPopulation: 17,75080AFCAAA+A
18Haleiwa, HIPopulation: 3,94280AFABB+A+A+
19Kapalua, HIPopulation: 38680C+FAAAA+A
20Kaneohe, HIPopulation: 34,03080AFC+AB+A+A
21Halawa, HIPopulation: 14,13280A+FC+B+B+A+A
22Waipio, HIPopulation: 11,74080A+FCAB+AA+
23Waialua, HIPopulation: 4,13180AFBB+B+A+A+
24Honolulu, HIPopulation: 341,72780A+FCB+BA+A
25Captain Cook, HIPopulation: 3,79880B+FAABA+A
26Lahaina, HIPopulation: 10,66980A+FC+BBA+A
27Makawao, HIPopulation: 7,15780A+FC+ABA+A+
28Kula, HIPopulation: 6,92580CFAAB+A+A+
29Ahuimanu, HIPopulation: 8,72580C+FBA+AA+A
30Laie, HIPopulation: 5,56080B+FC+A+BA+A+
31Pukalani, HIPopulation: 7,63180B+FBAB+A+A+
32Poipu, HIPopulation: 96280BFAA+B+A+C+
33Wailuku, HIPopulation: 15,62079A+FCB+BA+A+
34Waimalu, HIPopulation: 13,63779A+FCB+BAA
35Hanalei, HIPopulation: 53079B+FAACA+A+
36Haena, HIPopulation: 25579A+FBBCA+A
37Lihue, HIPopulation: 7,48979A+FC+B+BA+A+
38Haiku-Pauwela, HIPopulation: 8,53979B+FBABA+A+
39Waikapu, HIPopulation: 2,79879CFAAAA+A+
40Wailua, HIPopulation: 2,49879BFAB+BAA+
41Manele, HIPopulation: 579A+FCA+D+A+A+
42Waipio Acres, HIPopulation: 4,73079AFBB+BAA+
43Kealakekua, HIPopulation: 2,18179BFAAC+AA
44Kahaluu-Keauhou, HIPopulation: 3,89479C+FAABA+A
45Waimea, HIPopulation: 9,04478AFCABAA
46Hawi, HIPopulation: 1,42678BFAB+BAA
47Hauula, HIPopulation: 3,52178C+FB+ABA+A+
48Kahaluu, HIPopulation: 4,47578CFB+AB+A+A
49Launiupoko, HIPopulation: 43678FFAA+AA+A
50Hana, HIPopulation: 1,21978CFAABA+A+
51Kaaawa, HIPopulation: 1,08678FFA+A+B+A+A
52Olinda, HIPopulation: 1,24878DFA+BAA+A+
53Kihei, HIPopulation: 21,55678AFCB+BA+A+
54Kahului, HIPopulation: 26,07278A+FCBBA+A+
55Maalaea, HIPopulation: 44578CFBA+B+AA+
56Ewa Gentry, HIPopulation: 22,68378B+FCAB+AA
57Puako, HIPopulation: 68478FFAA+AA+A
58Honokaa, HIPopulation: 2,91578BFB+B+BAA
59Wahiawa, HIPopulation: 16,54578A+FCB+BA+A+
60Napili-Honokowai, HIPopulation: 6,15578BFC+ABAA
61Mahinahina, HIPopulation: 81178B+FB+CB+A+A
62Waikoloa Village, HIPopulation: 6,15478BFC+ABAA
63Waimanalo, HIPopulation: 5,22278BFCABAA
64Wailua Homesteads, HIPopulation: 4,74478DFB+AB+A+A+
65Princeville, HIPopulation: 2,33677DFA+ABA+A+
66Honaunau-Napoopoo, HIPopulation: 2,61677CFB+ABAA
67Whitmore Village, HIPopulation: 4,82377BFBBB+A+A+
68Lanai City, HIPopulation: 3,42477C+FB+BBAA+
69Kalaeloa, HIPopulation: 9177A+FCB+ACA
70Kahuku, HIPopulation: 2,62677CFB+BBA+A+
71Lawai, HIPopulation: 2,09677CFAABA+C+
72Kapolei, HIPopulation: 14,15477CFCB+AA+A
73Waipahu, HIPopulation: 40,53177A+FCC+BA+A
74Kaunakakai, HIPopulation: 3,27077BFBB+C+AA+
75Eleele, HIPopulation: 2,46777BFB+B+BAC+
76Puhi, HIPopulation: 3,33076BFB+B+B+AC+
77Holualoa, HIPopulation: 9,70976C+FC+B+BA+A
78Hickam Housing, HIPopulation: 7,14276B+FCA+BCA
79Waimanalo Beach, HIPopulation: 4,57476CFBB+BAA
80Kapaau, HIPopulation: 1,67576CFAAC+AA
81Kalihiwai, HIPopulation: 28976FFB+A+C+A+A+
82Kekaha, HIPopulation: 2,99676CFAC+BAA
83Ewa Beach, HIPopulation: 14,88176B+FCBBAA
84Punaluu, HIPopulation: 1,17376FFAB+C+A+A+
85Kawela Bay, HIPopulation: 27976DFC+A+BAA+
86Wainiha, HIPopulation: 11675FFAA+C+A+A
87Hilo, HIPopulation: 45,15875A+FD+B+C+AC+
88Waihee-Waiehu, HIPopulation: 10,24875CFCB+B+A+A+
89Mokuleia, HIPopulation: 1,83375FFAAB+A+A+
90Keokea, HIPopulation: 1,56775FFABBA+A+
91Honalo, HIPopulation: 2,56275D+FB+B+BB+A
92Waianae, HIPopulation: 12,05275B+FD+C+BAA+
93Koloa, HIPopulation: 2,33074CFAB+C+A+C+
94Maili, HIPopulation: 8,45274C+FCBBAA+
95Olowalu, HIPopulation: 4174FFAA+CA+A
96Anahola, HIPopulation: 2,15674DFB+AC+B+A+
97Wheeler AFB, HIPopulation: 2,10274BFCA+C+CA+
98Royal Kunia, HIPopulation: 14,95274FFC+AAA+A+
99Kalaheo, HIPopulation: 4,02274CFBAC+A+C+
100Ewa Villages, HIPopulation: 6,88574CFCBBAA
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