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ZIP Code 96746

Primary City:Kapaa, HI (View All Cities)
County: Kauai County
Timezone: Pacific/Honolulu (8:02pm)
Area code: 808 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:22.10, -159.39
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 96746

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 96746. 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 96746. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 96746, 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:
Kapaa, HI

Stats and Demographics for the 96746 ZIP Code

ZIP code 96746 is located in east Hawaii and covers a slightly less 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 96746 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 higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 96746 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 18,319
Population Density 357 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,134
Median Home Value $492,000
Land Area 51.33 sq mi
Water Area 2.96 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,529
Median Household Income $61,647

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male650591566597483585545551618674710774744424242161114123
Female539574509519480549609525589680786818642467268209203201
Total1,1891,1651,0751,1169631,1341,1541,0761,2071,3541,4961,5921,386891510370317324

Gender

 Male 9,152 50%
 Female 9,167 50%
Gender

Race

 White 6,705 36.6%
 Black Or African American 81 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 79 0.4%
 Asian 4,738 25.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1,555 8.5%
 Other Race 214 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 4,947 27.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner231874688611,184631317144
Renter1385625605935072249535
Total1617491,0281,4541,691855412179

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,218 49%
 Single Guardian 1,243 19%
 Singles 1,447 22%
 Singles With Roommate 621 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,280 66%
 Households with Kids 2,249 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1411241301221071371071071331151101141261011281361358711183
Female1329710688124121971061269778106112116115118107889192
Total273221236210231258204213259212188220238217243254242175202175

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 96746 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 96746 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 96746 real estate data, the median home value of $492,000 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 96746. Rentals in 96746 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 96746 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 18,141 99.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 56 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 122 0.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,623 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,192 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,714 33%
 Households Vacant 1,605 20%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 223 13.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 0.7%
 For Sale Only 56 3.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 0.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,156 72.0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 148 9.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 57 3%
 1 Bedroom 444 19%
 2 Bedroom 598 26%
 3+ Bedroom 1,179 52%
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 $61,647 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 96746 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

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 96746. 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 5,322 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,598 30%
 No Earnings 5,330 35%
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 5,322 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,598 30%
 No Earnings 5,330 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,416 89.1%
 Public transportation 47 0.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 20 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 428 5.1%
 Worked at Home 413 5.0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 672 10.1%
 High School Graduate 3,637 54.8%
 Associate's degree 875 13.2%
 Bachelor's degree 961 14.5%
 Master's degree 227 3.4%
 Professional school degree 246 3.7%
 Doctorate degree 22 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,169 69.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 652 21.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 282 9.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 96746

ZIP Code 96746 is in the Hawaii Department of Education School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 96746.

Kapaa Elementary School
4886 Kawaihau Rd
Kapaa, HI 96746
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hawaii Department of Education School District
Kapaa Middle School
4867 Olohena Rd
Kapaa, HI 96746
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Hawaii Department of Education School District
Kapaa High School
4695 Mailihuna Rd
Kapaa, HI 96746
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Hawaii Department of Education School District
St Catherine School
5021 Kawaihau Rd
Kapaa, HI 96746
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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