Waimea 62 Below average
Waimea Livability #78 ranked city in Hawaii#21,248 ranked city in the USARanks better than 27% of areas

Livability Awards

B+ Waimea Amenities Some amenities close to this location
F Waimea Cost of Living Cost of living is 9% lower than Hawaii
16060% more expensive than the US average
17676% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Waimea cost of living
D Waimea Crime Total crime is 17% higher than Hawaii
Total crime
3,66147% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 2847% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
0%Year over year crime is up
Waimea crime
C- Waimea Employment Household income is 6% lower than Hawaii
Median household income
$67,52422% higher than the US average
Income per capita
$25,81813% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
5%6% higher than the US average
Waimea employment
D+ Waimea Housing Home value is 29% lower than Hawaii
Median home value
$380,900106% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$1,52060% higher than the US average
Home ownership
60%6% lower than the US average
Waimea real estate or Waimea rentals
F Waimea Schools HS graduation rate is 2% higher than Hawaii
High school grad. rates
90%9% higher than the US average
School test scores
34%32% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
15:19% lower than the US average
Waimea K-12 schools
A+ Waimea User Ratings There are a total of 1 ratings in Waimea
Overall user rating
90% 1 total ratings
User reviews rating
90% 1 total reviews
User surveys rating
0% 0 total surveys
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      Waimea transportation information

      Average one way commute32min27min26min
      Workers who drive to work73.9%66.6%76.4%
      Workers who carpool14.8%14.1%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit1.6%6.7%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle1.7%1.0%0.6%
      Workers who walk2.4%4.4%2.8%
      Working from home5.6%4.6%4.6%

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      Monthly costs include: fuel, maintenance, tires, insurance, license fees, taxes, depreciation, and financing.
      Source: The Waimea, HI data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).