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ZIP Code 96737

Primary City:Ocean View, HI (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
Neighborhood: Captain Cook
County: Hawaii County
Timezone: Pacific/Honolulu (8:27pm)
Area code: 808 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:19.085, -155.778
ZIP (~300 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 96737

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 96737. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 96737. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 96737, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Ocean View, HI

Stats and Demographics for the 96737 ZIP Code

ZIP code 96737 is located in southeast Hawaii and covers a slightly higher than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 96737 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 96737 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,552
Population Density 35 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,450
Median Home Value $115,000
Land Area 128.67 sq mi
Water Area 12.51 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,762
Median Household Income $43,173

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus


 Male 2,369 52%
 Female 2,183 48%


 White 2,195 48.2%
 Black Or African American 32 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 44 1.0%
 Asian 272 6.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 918 20.2%
 Other Race 97 2.1%
 Two Or More Races 994 21.8%

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 733 42%
 Single Guardian 258 15%
 Singles 584 33%
 Singles With Roommate 187 11%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,300 74%
 Households with Kids 462 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 96737 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 96737 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 96737 real estate data, the median home value of $115,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 96737 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 96737 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,443 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 109 2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 648 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 739 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 375 15%
 Households Vacant 688 28%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 32 4.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.4%
 For Sale Only 93 13.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 27 3.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 200 29.1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 333 48.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 49 15%
 1 Bedroom 104 32%
 2 Bedroom 113 35%
 3+ Bedroom 55 17%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $43,173 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Residents in ZIP code 96737 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. A higher percentage of people in 96737 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 96737 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 758 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 743 25%
 No Earnings 1,508 50%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 758 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 743 25%
 No Earnings 1,508 50%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 932 69%
 Public transportation 77 6%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 70 5%
 Worked at Home 264 20%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 129 9%
 High School Graduate 1,047 75%
 Associate's degree 185 13%
 Bachelor's degree 17 1%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 21 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 588 87%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 87 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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