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ZIP Code 96738

Primary City:Waikoloa, HI (View All Cities)
County: Hawaii County
Timezone: Pacific/Honolulu (1:38am)
Area code: 808 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:19.9, -155.8
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 96738

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 96738. 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 96738. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 96738, 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:
Waikoloa, HI

Stats and Demographics for the 96738 ZIP Code

ZIP code 96738 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 96738 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 extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 96738 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,609
Population Density 74 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,421
Median Home Value $387,800
Land Area 89.66 sq mi
Water Area 0.56 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,456
Median Household Income $73,285

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male23325121219814919122523223426527929322913973483525
Female22820224118415319523024423126329228421112180484447
Total461453453382302386455476465528571577440260153967972

Gender

 Male 3,311 50%
 Female 3,298 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,170 48.0%
 Black Or African American 46 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 51 0.8%
 Asian 1,071 16.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 723 10.9%
 Other Race 151 2.3%
 Two Or More Races 1,397 21.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner131182843964481998829
Renter6423518220013544147
Total7735346659658324310236

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,332 54%
 Single Guardian 351 14%
 Singles 514 21%
 Singles With Roommate 259 11%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,604 65%
 Households with Kids 852 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4450474057524749465033434343495043302616
Female5043494750293456334057534150444428343420
Total949396871078181105799090968493939471646036

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 96738 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 96738 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 96738 real estate data, the median home value of $387,800 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 96738 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 96738 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,602 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 7 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,344 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 231 5%
 Renter Occupied Households 881 20%
 Households Vacant 1,965 44%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 353 18.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 0.3%
 For Sale Only 105 5.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 0.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,365 69.5%
 For Migrant Workers 8 0.4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 116 5.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 65 11%
 2 Bedroom 252 42%
 3+ Bedroom 282 47%
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 $73,285 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 96738. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,565 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,315 24%
 No Earnings 1,562 29%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,565 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,315 24%
 No Earnings 1,562 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,122 92.2%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 7 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 47 1.4%
 Worked at Home 211 6.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 96738 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 75 3.1%
 High School Graduate 1,436 59.2%
 Associate's degree 285 11.8%
 Bachelor's degree 426 17.6%
 Master's degree 120 4.9%
 Professional school degree 67 2.8%
 Doctorate degree 16 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 818 61.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 392 29.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 119 9.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 96738

ZIP Code 96738 is in the Hawaii Department of Education School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 96738.

Waikoloa Elementary and Middle School
681730 Hooko St
Waikoloa, HI 96738
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hawaii Department of Education School District

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