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ZIP Code 96749

Primary City:Keaau, HI (View All Cities)
County: Hawaii County
Timezone: Pacific/Honolulu (7:48pm)
Area code: 808 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:19.6, -155.0
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 96749

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 96749. 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 96749. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 96749, 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:
Keaau, HI

Stats and Demographics for the 96749 ZIP Code

ZIP code 96749 is located in southeast 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 96749 are primarily two or more races. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 96749 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 17,047
Population Density 271 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,645
Median Home Value $252,800
Land Area 62.85 sq mi
Water Area 3.84 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,795
Median Household Income $40,201

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male5946846326625514865354935155436706986193822311399387
Female621630594580452563527544540560649673503338244174119122
Total1,2151,3141,2261,2421,0031,0491,0621,0371,0551,1031,3191,3711,122720475313212209

Gender

 Male 8,614 51%
 Female 8,433 49%
Gender

Race

 White 5,275 30.9%
 Black Or African American 120 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 91 0.5%
 Asian 4,139 24.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1,888 11.1%
 Other Race 186 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 5,348 31.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner463986529761,18358624685
Renter1204033063062581475231
Total1668019581,2821,441733298116

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,819 49%
 Single Guardian 1,232 21%
 Singles 1,255 22%
 Singles With Roommate 489 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,586 62%
 Households with Kids 2,209 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male11513212711611614413412916113513198141127111136163122130125
Female104123120133133121117126133991181331251191061361201219778
Total219255247249249265251255294234249231266246217272283243227203

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 96749 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 96749 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 96749 real estate data, the median home value of $252,800 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 96749. Rentals in 96749 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 96749 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 17,034 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 13 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,827 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,345 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,623 24%
 Households Vacant 850 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 121 14%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 1%
 For Sale Only 137 16%
 Sold & Unoccupied 46 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 268 32%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 270 32%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 313 16%
 1 Bedroom 72 4%
 2 Bedroom 402 21%
 3+ Bedroom 1,133 59%
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 $40,201 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 96749 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 96749. 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 4,141 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,773 22%
 No Earnings 5,674 45%
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 4,141 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,773 22%
 No Earnings 5,674 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,160 86%
 Public transportation 219 4%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 140 2%
 Worked at Home 456 8%
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 562 10.3%
 High School Graduate 3,259 59.6%
 Associate's degree 510 9.3%
 Bachelor's degree 654 12.0%
 Master's degree 347 6.3%
 Professional school degree 25 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 115 2.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,474 74%
 Enrolled in Private School 524 16%
 Not Enrolled in School 336 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 96749

ZIP Code 96749 is in the Hawaii Department of Education School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 96749.

Keaau Middle School
15565 Keaaupahoa Rd
Keaau, HI 96749
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Hawaii Department of Education School District
Keaau Elementary School
16680 Keaaupahoa Rd
Keaau, HI 96749
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hawaii Department of Education School District
Ke Kula O Nawahiokalaniopuu Iki - Laboratory Pcs
16120 Opukahaia St
Keaau, HI 96749
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hawaii Department of Education School District
Keaau High School
16725 Keaaupahoa Rd
Keaau, HI 96749
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Hawaii Department of Education School District
Christian Liberty School
16-675 Milo St
Keaau, HI 96749
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Malamalama Waldorf School
15-1834 Makuu Dr
Keaau, HI 96749
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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