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
1Ko Olina, HIPopulation: 1,81288A+FA+A+AA+A
2Heeia, HIPopulation: 4,46687A+FA+AAA+A
3Kaanapali, HIPopulation: 1,19884C+FA+A+AA+A
4Wailea, HIPopulation: 6,33084AFA+ABA+A+
5Aiea, HIPopulation: 9,07784A+FAAAA+A
6East Honolulu, HIPopulation: 49,24283CFA+A+AA+A
7Kilauea, HIPopulation: 3,73783B+FA+ABA+A+
8Maunawili, HIPopulation: 2,09383DFA+A+A+A+A
9Paia, HIPopulation: 2,43883B+FA+ABA+A+
10Ocean Pointe, HIPopulation: 7,35983AFB+AAAA
11Kapalua, HIPopulation: 38683C+FA+AAA+A
12Hanapepe, HIPopulation: 2,86783B+FA+B+BAA
13Waikele, HIPopulation: 7,62282AFB+AAAA+
14Kaneohe, HIPopulation: 34,03082A+FBAB+A+A
15Haleiwa, HIPopulation: 3,94282B+FA+BB+A+A+
16Poipu, HIPopulation: 96282BFA+A+B+A+C+
17Mililani Town, HIPopulation: 28,11582A+FBAAA+A+
18Hanalei, HIPopulation: 53082B+FA+ACA+A+
19Kealakekua, HIPopulation: 2,18181BFA+AC+AA
20Wailua, HIPopulation: 2,49881BFA+B+BAA+
21Hawi, HIPopulation: 1,42681BFA+B+BAA
22Waikapu, HIPopulation: 2,79881D+FA+AAA+A+
23Haena, HIPopulation: 25581A+FABCA+A
24Captain Cook, HIPopulation: 3,79881C+FA+ABA+A
25Hana, HIPopulation: 1,21981CFA+ABA+A+
26Launiupoko, HIPopulation: 43681FFA+A+AA+A
27Hauula, HIPopulation: 3,52180C+FA+ABA+A+
28Haiku-Pauwela, HIPopulation: 8,53980BFAABA+A+
29Halawa, HIPopulation: 14,13280AFBB+B+A+A
30Pearl City, HIPopulation: 47,07580AFC+AB+A+A
31Waimalu, HIPopulation: 13,63780A+FC+B+BAA
32Lahaina, HIPopulation: 10,66980A+FBBBA+A
33Puako, HIPopulation: 68480FFA+A+AA+A
34Mahinahina, HIPopulation: 81180B+FA+CB+A+A
35Honaunau-Napoopoo, HIPopulation: 2,61680CFA+ABAA
36Waipio, HIPopulation: 11,74080AFC+AB+AA+
37Pukalani, HIPopulation: 7,63180C+FAAB+A+A+
38Laie, HIPopulation: 5,56080BFBA+BA+A+
39Kaaawa, HIPopulation: 1,08680FFA+A+B+A+A
40Makawao, HIPopulation: 7,15780B+FBABA+A+
41Lihue, HIPopulation: 7,48980A+FBB+BA+A+
42Honolulu, HIPopulation: 341,72780A+FC+B+BA+A
43Wailuku, HIPopulation: 15,62080A+FCB+BA+A+
44Kahuku, HIPopulation: 2,62680CFA+BBA+A+
45Makakilo, HIPopulation: 17,75079BFC+AAA+A
46Ahuimanu, HIPopulation: 8,72579D+FAA+AA+A
47Olinda, HIPopulation: 1,24879DFA+BAA+A+
48Princeville, HIPopulation: 2,33679DFA+ABA+A+
49Eleele, HIPopulation: 2,46779BFA+B+BAC+
50Maalaea, HIPopulation: 44579CFAA+B+AA+
51Waimea, HIPopulation: 9,04479AFC+ABAA
52Honokaa, HIPopulation: 2,91579C+FA+B+BAA
53Lawai, HIPopulation: 2,09679CFA+ABA+C+
54Lanai City, HIPopulation: 3,42479C+FA+BBAA+
55Pupukea, HIPopulation: 4,82379FFA+A+AA+A+
56Napili-Honokowai, HIPopulation: 6,15579BFB+ABAA
57Kapaau, HIPopulation: 1,67579CFA+AC+AA
58Waialua, HIPopulation: 4,13178D+FAB+B+A+A+
59Kula, HIPopulation: 6,92578FFA+AB+A+A+
60Kekaha, HIPopulation: 2,99678CFA+C+BAA
61Waipio Acres, HIPopulation: 4,73078BFB+B+BAA+
62Kahaluu, HIPopulation: 4,47578FFA+AB+A+A
63Kailua, HIPopulation: 39,69378FFA+AAA+A
64Kalihiwai, HIPopulation: 28978FFA+A+C+A+A+
65Kihei, HIPopulation: 21,55678AFCB+BA+A+
66Kahaluu-Keauhou, HIPopulation: 3,89478FFA+ABA+A
67Wailua Homesteads, HIPopulation: 4,74478FFA+AB+A+A+
68Kahului, HIPopulation: 26,07278A+FCBBA+A+
69Wainiha, HIPopulation: 11678FFA+A+C+A+A
70Kaunakakai, HIPopulation: 3,27078CFA+B+C+AA+
71Olowalu, HIPopulation: 4178FFA+A+CA+A
72Wahiawa, HIPopulation: 16,54578AFCB+BA+A+
73Punaluu, HIPopulation: 1,17378FFA+B+C+A+A+
74Keokea, HIPopulation: 1,56777FFA+BBA+A+
75Kalaeloa, HIPopulation: 9177A+FA+B+ACA
76Honalo, HIPopulation: 2,56277D+FA+B+BB+A
77Mokuleia, HIPopulation: 1,83377FFA+AB+A+A+
78Koloa, HIPopulation: 2,33077CFA+B+C+A+C+
79Anahola, HIPopulation: 2,15677DFA+AC+B+A+
80Whitmore Village, HIPopulation: 4,82377D+FB+BB+A+A+
81Kawela Bay, HIPopulation: 27976DFBA+BAA+
82Waipahu, HIPopulation: 40,53176A+FD+C+BA+A
83Waikoloa Village, HIPopulation: 6,15476DFBABAA
84Puhi, HIPopulation: 3,33076D+FA+B+B+AC+
85Ewa Gentry, HIPopulation: 22,68376CFCAB+AA
86Hickam Housing, HIPopulation: 7,14276B+FA+A+BCA
87Waimanalo, HIPopulation: 5,22276D+FC+ABAA
88Haliimaile, HIPopulation: 1,06076FFA+CBAA+
89Holualoa, HIPopulation: 9,70975D+FBB+BA+A
90Keaau, HIPopulation: 2,44375C+FA+BC+AC+
91Ewa Beach, HIPopulation: 14,88175BFD+BBAA
92Wainaku, HIPopulation: 1,43575FFA+B+C+AA+
93Waimanalo Beach, HIPopulation: 4,57475FFB+B+BAA
94Makena, HIPopulation: 21175DFBBBA+A+
95Kapolei, HIPopulation: 14,15475FFC+B+AA+A
96Makaha Valley, HIPopulation: 1,24975FFA+AC+BA+
97Mililani Mauka, HIPopulation: 21,41975FFBA+AA+A+
98Royal Kunia, HIPopulation: 14,95274FFBAAA+A+
99Wheeler AFB, HIPopulation: 2,10274BFA+A+C+CA+
100Omao, HIPopulation: 1,50474FFA+B+BA+C+
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