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Places With The Lowest Cost Of Living In Hawaii 2018

Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score43
  • Hawaiian Beaches, HI
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,035
51
  • Hawaiian Paradise Park, HI
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,787
50
  • Hilo, HI
  • (City)
  • Population: 45,579
  • Hilo is an okay town. When people think of paradise they think of Hawaii, or vice-versa. Usually they are thinking Waikiki Beach, Kona side, or parts of Maui. Those places don't get 120+ inches of rain a
51
  • Waianae, HI
  • (City)
  • Population: 13,426
  • Hawaii on budget? It's true, it exists and it all occurs on Oahu's overlooked Waianae Coast, the island's dry side, where sunshine, low-cost properties and uncrowded beaches make this one of Hawaii's
48
  • Nanakuli, HI
  • (City)
  • Population: 12,042
47
  • Makaha, HI
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,934
  • Hawaii on budget? Yes it can be done! Whether just visiting, or moving here for a lifetime, Makaha on Oahu's overlooked Waianae Coast, on the island's dry side, is where sunshine, uncrowded beaches and
69
  • Waipio Acres, HI
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,169
64
  • Hanamaulu, HI
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,039
60
  • Waikoloa Village, HI
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,292
67
  • Kailua CDP (Hawaii County), HI
  • (City)
  • Population: 13,617
76
  • Waimalu, HI
  • (City)
  • Population: 13,478
47
  • Maili, HI
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,943
61
  • Waimea, HI
  • (City)
  • Population: 10,770
83
  • East Honolulu, HI
  • (City)
  • Population: 47,957
  • I have lived in East Honolulu for my entire 34 years of life. It has been an amazing experience and every time I leave for work or vacation, I can't wait to get back to east Honolulu. My life has been
83
  • Kailua, HI
  • (City)
  • Population: 38,514
77
  • Wailea, HI
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,833
75
  • Mililani Town, HI
  • (City)
  • Population: 28,460
74
  • Laie, HI
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,782
72
  • Pearl City, HI
  • (City)
  • Population: 47,241
  • I have lived in Pearl City for 10 years. It is a big town with a small town feel. Pearl City reaches all the way from the ocean at Pearl Harbor up to the gorgeous Ko'olau Mountain Range. Pearlridge
72
  • Halawa, HI
  • (City)
  • Population: 14,455
72
  • Waipio, HI
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,554
71
  • Kaneohe, HI
  • (City)
  • Population: 35,065
  • Beautiful neighborhood but crime is continuously increasing, drug addicts and homeless are growing. The town is becoming very overpopulated and over priced. If you have the income to sustain a life here
70
  • Mililani Mauka, HI
  • (City)
  • Population: 20,322
70
  • Waikele, HI
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,648
70
  • Aiea, HI
  • (City)
  • Population: 9,594
69
  • Ocean Pointe, HI
  • (City)
  • Population: 12,274
68
  • Kaneohe Station, HI
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,072
68
  • Honolulu, HI
  • (City)
  • Population: 349,597
  • I currently live in Honolulu. Previously I lived in Los Angeles for all of my life, and the difference is astounding. I love the family culture here and the dedication to Hawaiian history. Being in the
67
  • Haiku-Pauwela, HI
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,564
67
  • Kula, HI
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,326
68
  • Pukalani, HI
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,332
68
  • Ahuimanu, HI
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,312
67
  • Wailuku, HI
  • (City)
  • Population: 16,179
66
  • Ewa Gentry, HI
  • (City)
  • Population: 23,168
66
  • Hickam Housing, HI
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,954
66
  • Kahului, HI
  • (City)
  • Population: 30,164
66
  • Wahiawa, HI
  • (City)
  • Population: 17,696
66
  • Napili-Honokowai, HI
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,856
66
  • Lihue, HI
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,196
65
  • Kalaheo, HI
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,099
65
  • Waipahu, HI
  • (City)
  • Population: 41,590
65
  • Schofield Barracks, HI
  • (City)
  • Population: 20,330
65
  • Wailua Homesteads, HI
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,987
64
  • Kahaluu, HI
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,009
64
  • West Loch Estate, HI
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,183
63
  • Lahaina, HI
  • (City)
  • Population: 12,675
63
  • Kapolei, HI
  • (City)
  • Population: 19,206
62
  • Makawao, HI
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,362
61
  • Royal Kunia, HI
  • (City)
  • Population: 14,424
61
  • Makakilo, HI
  • (City)
  • Population: 20,353

Finding an affordable place to live in Hawaii is not always an easy task. While housing prices continue to rebound and general goods and services continue to rise, it feels like affordable living could be a thing of the past. Luckily, there are still some cities in Hawaii that qualify as affordable. Using science and data, AreaVibes has compiled a list of the most affordable places to live in Hawaii. These cities have the lowest cost of living in all of Hawaii.

Listed above are the most affordable places to live in Hawaii with a population of more than 5,000 people. To calculate the most affordable cities in Hawaii, the cost of living index for each city was calculated, then compared to the national average of 100. The cost of living index takes into account the following categories: goods and services, groceries, health care, housing, transportation and utilities.

To customize your list of affordable places to live in Hawaii, you can adjust the filters to meet your needs. This will allow you to select the city size (population) as well as what other categories (amenities, crime, education, employment, housing and weather) might be important to you. Finally, you are also able to select your home or rental price range to ensure that the cities on your list fit your budget.