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
3Heeia, HIPopulation: 4,46687A+FA+AAA+A
4Kailua, HIPopulation: 39,69386A+FA+AAA+A
5Aiea, HIPopulation: 9,07784A+FAAAA+A
6Kaanapali, HIPopulation: 1,19884C+FA+A+AA+A
7Wailea, HIPopulation: 6,33084AFA+ABA+A+
8Pupukea, HIPopulation: 4,82384C+FA+A+AA+A+
9Manele, HIPopulation: 583A+FA+A+D+A+A+
10Kilauea, HIPopulation: 3,73783B+FA+ABA+A+
11Hanapepe, HIPopulation: 2,86783B+FA+B+BAA
12Ocean Pointe, HIPopulation: 7,35983A+FB+AAAA
13Maunawili, HIPopulation: 2,09383DFA+A+A+A+A
14Haleiwa, HIPopulation: 3,94283AFA+BB+A+A+
15Paia, HIPopulation: 2,43883B+FA+ABA+A+
16Kapalua, HIPopulation: 38683C+FA+AAA+A
17Captain Cook, HIPopulation: 3,79883B+FA+ABA+A
18Waikele, HIPopulation: 7,62283A+FB+AAAA+
19Kula, HIPopulation: 6,92582CFA+AB+A+A+
20Poipu, HIPopulation: 96282BFA+A+B+A+C+
21Mililani Town, HIPopulation: 28,11582A+FBAAA+A+
22Hanalei, HIPopulation: 53082B+FA+ACA+A+
23Waialua, HIPopulation: 4,13182AFAB+B+A+A+
24Waikapu, HIPopulation: 2,79881CFA+AAA+A+
25Kealakekua, HIPopulation: 2,18181BFA+AC+AA
26Wailua, HIPopulation: 2,49881BFA+B+BAA+
27Ahuimanu, HIPopulation: 8,72581C+FAA+AA+A
28Pukalani, HIPopulation: 7,63181B+FAAB+A+A+
29Hawi, HIPopulation: 1,42681BFA+B+BAA
30Kahaluu-Keauhou, HIPopulation: 3,89481C+FA+ABA+A
31Pearl City, HIPopulation: 47,07581A+FC+AB+A+A
32Kaneohe, HIPopulation: 34,03081AFBAB+A+A
33Halawa, HIPopulation: 14,13281A+FBB+B+A+A
34Makakilo, HIPopulation: 17,75081AFC+AAA+A
35Haena, HIPopulation: 25581A+FABCA+A
36Makawao, HIPopulation: 7,15781A+FBABA+A+
37Hana, HIPopulation: 1,21981CFA+ABA+A+
38Launiupoko, HIPopulation: 43681FFA+A+AA+A
39Hauula, HIPopulation: 3,52181C+FA+ABA+A+
40Haiku-Pauwela, HIPopulation: 8,53981B+FAABA+A+
41Lahaina, HIPopulation: 10,66981A+FBBBA+A
42Kahaluu, HIPopulation: 4,47581CFA+AB+A+A
43Waipio, HIPopulation: 11,74081A+FC+AB+AA+
44Laie, HIPopulation: 5,56080B+FBA+BA+A+
45Honolulu, HIPopulation: 341,72780A+FC+B+BA+A
46Honokaa, HIPopulation: 2,91580BFA+B+BAA
47Wailua Homesteads, HIPopulation: 4,74480DFA+AB+A+A+
48Puako, HIPopulation: 68480FFA+A+AA+A
49Mahinahina, HIPopulation: 81180B+FA+CB+A+A
50Kalaeloa, HIPopulation: 9180A+FA+B+ACA
51Honaunau-Napoopoo, HIPopulation: 2,61680CFA+ABAA
52Lihue, HIPopulation: 7,48980A+FBB+BA+A+
53Waimalu, HIPopulation: 13,63780A+FC+B+BAA
54Waipio Acres, HIPopulation: 4,73080AFB+B+BAA+
55Kaaawa, HIPopulation: 1,08680FFA+A+B+A+A
56Wailuku, HIPopulation: 15,62080A+FCB+BA+A+
57Kahuku, HIPopulation: 2,62680CFA+BBA+A+
58Lanai City, HIPopulation: 3,42479C+FA+BBAA+
59Olinda, HIPopulation: 1,24879DFA+BAA+A+
60Princeville, HIPopulation: 2,33679DFA+ABA+A+
61Eleele, HIPopulation: 2,46779BFA+B+BAC+
62Maalaea, HIPopulation: 44579CFAA+B+AA+
63Hickam Housing, HIPopulation: 7,14279B+FA+A+BCA
64Lawai, HIPopulation: 2,09679CFA+ABA+C+
65Waimea, HIPopulation: 9,04479AFC+ABAA
66Napili-Honokowai, HIPopulation: 6,15579BFB+ABAA
67Puhi, HIPopulation: 3,33079BFA+B+B+AC+
68Whitmore Village, HIPopulation: 4,82379BFB+BB+A+A+
69Kapaau, HIPopulation: 1,67579CFA+AC+AA
70Kaunakakai, HIPopulation: 3,27079BFA+B+C+AA+
71Waikoloa Village, HIPopulation: 6,15478BFBABAA
72Kekaha, HIPopulation: 2,99678CFA+C+BAA
73Kihei, HIPopulation: 21,55678AFCB+BA+A+
74Waimanalo, HIPopulation: 5,22278BFC+ABAA
75Kalihiwai, HIPopulation: 28978FFA+A+C+A+A+
76Wahiawa, HIPopulation: 16,54578A+FCB+BA+A+
77Kahului, HIPopulation: 26,07278A+FCBBA+A+
78Ewa Gentry, HIPopulation: 22,68378B+FCAB+AA
79Wainiha, HIPopulation: 11678FFA+A+C+A+A
80Punaluu, HIPopulation: 1,17378FFA+B+C+A+A+
81Keokea, HIPopulation: 1,56777FFA+BBA+A+
82Waimanalo Beach, HIPopulation: 4,57477CFB+B+BAA
83Kapolei, HIPopulation: 14,15477CFC+B+AA+A
84Olowalu, HIPopulation: 4177FFA+A+CA+A
85Holualoa, HIPopulation: 9,70977C+FBB+BA+A
86Wheeler AFB, HIPopulation: 2,10277BFA+A+C+CA+
87Honalo, HIPopulation: 2,56277D+FA+B+BB+A
88Mokuleia, HIPopulation: 1,83377FFA+AB+A+A+
89Koloa, HIPopulation: 2,33077CFA+B+C+A+C+
90Anahola, HIPopulation: 2,15677DFA+AC+B+A+
91Waipahu, HIPopulation: 40,53176A+FD+C+BA+A
92Kawela Bay, HIPopulation: 27976DFBA+BAA+
93Schofield Barracks, HIPopulation: 15,96276BFA+ACCA+
94Kaneohe Station, HIPopulation: 9,98776C+FA+A+CCA
95Haliimaile, HIPopulation: 1,06076FFA+CBAA+
96Ewa Beach, HIPopulation: 14,88175B+FD+BBAA
97Kalaheo, HIPopulation: 4,02275CFAAC+A+C+
98Waihee-Waiehu, HIPopulation: 10,24875CFCB+B+A+A+
99Keaau, HIPopulation: 2,44375C+FA+BC+AC+
100Iroquois Point, HIPopulation: 3,34075DFA+AB+CA
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