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
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: 8,72583C+FA+A+AA+A
26Pukalani, HIPopulation: 7,63183B+FA+AB+A+A+
27Kahului, HIPopulation: 26,07283A+FA+BBA+A+
28Waimea, HIPopulation: 9,04483AFA+ABAA
29Ewa Gentry, HIPopulation: 22,68383B+FA+AB+AA
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: 5,22282BFA+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: 4,82381BFA+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
61Honokaa, HIPopulation: 2,91581BFA+B+BAA
62Hana, HIPopulation: 1,21981CFA+ABA+A+
63Launiupoko, HIPopulation: 43681FFA+A+AA+A
64Holualoa, HIPopulation: 9,70981C+FA+B+BA+A
65Waianae, HIPopulation: 12,05280B+FA+C+BAA+
66Lanai City, HIPopulation: 3,42480C+FA+BBAA+
67Mahinahina, HIPopulation: 81180B+FA+CB+A+A
68Wailua Homesteads, HIPopulation: 4,74480DFA+AB+A+A+
69Waihee-Waiehu, HIPopulation: 10,24880CFA+B+B+A+A+
70Waimanalo Beach, HIPopulation: 4,57480CFA+B+BAA
71Honaunau-Napoopoo, HIPopulation: 2,61680CFA+ABAA
72Puako, HIPopulation: 68480FFA+A+AA+A
73Kawela Bay, HIPopulation: 27980DFA+A+BAA+
74Maili, HIPopulation: 8,45280C+FA+BBAA+
75Kaunakakai, HIPopulation: 3,27080BFA+B+C+AA+
76Kaaawa, HIPopulation: 1,08680FFA+A+B+A+A
77Kahuku, HIPopulation: 2,62680CFA+BBA+A+
78Puhi, HIPopulation: 3,33079BFA+B+B+AC+
79Olinda, HIPopulation: 1,24879DFA+BAA+A+
80Eleele, HIPopulation: 2,46779BFA+B+BAC+
81Princeville, HIPopulation: 2,33679DFA+ABA+A+
82Nanakuli, HIPopulation: 12,80379BFA+BC+B+A
83Kapaa, HIPopulation: 10,03179D+FA+B+BAA+
84Ewa Villages, HIPopulation: 6,88579CFA+BBAA
85Kalihiwai, HIPopulation: 28979FFA+A+C+A+A+
86Lawai, HIPopulation: 2,09679CFA+ABA+C+
87Royal Kunia, HIPopulation: 14,95279FFA+AAA+A+
88Manele, HIPopulation: 579A+FCA+D+A+A+
89Kapaau, HIPopulation: 1,67579CFA+AC+AA
90Laupahoehoe, HIPopulation: 64178FFA+ABB+A+
91Kekaha, HIPopulation: 2,99678CFA+C+BAA
92Kalaoa, HIPopulation: 10,07878FFA+ABAA
93Mililani Mauka, HIPopulation: 21,41978FFA+A+AA+A+
94Wainiha, HIPopulation: 11678FFA+A+C+A+A
95Honalo, HIPopulation: 2,56278D+FA+B+BB+A
96Kalaheo, HIPopulation: 4,02278CFA+AC+A+C+
97Punaluu, HIPopulation: 1,17377FFA+B+C+A+A+
98Makena, HIPopulation: 21177DFA+BBA+A+
99Anahola, HIPopulation: 2,15677DFA+AC+B+A+
100Waikane, HIPopulation: 79877FFA+BBA+A
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