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ZIP Code 96779

Primary City:Paia, HI (View All Cities)
County: Maui County
Timezone: Pacific/Honolulu (7:45am)
Area code: 808 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:20.90, -156.38
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 96779

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 96779. 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 96779. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 96779, 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:
Paia, HI

Stats and Demographics for the 96779 ZIP Code

ZIP code 96779 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 96779 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 96779 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,088
Population Density 381 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,292
Median Home Value $579,300
Land Area 8.10 sq mi
Water Area 3.12 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,097
Median Household Income $69,868

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male11294839890121137115111141117130867325191216
Female8285837983119981301171231041051046535323133
Total19417916617717324023524522826422123519013860514349

Gender

 Male 1,580 51%
 Female 1,508 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,479 47.9%
 Black Or African American 6 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 17 0.6%
 Asian 656 21.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 214 6.9%
 Other Race 48 1.6%
 Two Or More Races 668 21.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner83997158170904924
Renter29119101886840116
Total371581982462381306030

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 443 40%
 Single Guardian 216 20%
 Singles 266 24%
 Singles With Roommate 172 16%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 739 67%
 Households with Kids 358 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2130171920211913211914142214211725142117
Female1710221817161022201614201815191815121511
Total3840393737372935413528344029403540263628

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 96779 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 96779 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 96779 real estate data, the median home value of $579,300 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 96779 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 96779 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 96779 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,087 100.0%
 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 1 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 471 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 164 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 462 36%
 Households Vacant 195 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 28 14%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 11 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 116 59%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 37 19%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 15 5%
 1 Bedroom 40 13%
 2 Bedroom 73 24%
 3+ Bedroom 177 58%
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 $69,868 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 96779 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 96779 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 96779 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,003 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 627 26%
 No Earnings 760 32%
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 1,003 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 627 26%
 No Earnings 760 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,118 78.2%
 Public transportation 30 2.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 1 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 159 11.1%
 Worked at Home 122 8.5%
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 99 8.7%
 High School Graduate 559 49.3%
 Associate's degree 47 4.1%
 Bachelor's degree 257 22.7%
 Master's degree 102 9.0%
 Professional school degree 62 5.5%
 Doctorate degree 7 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 237 50.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 208 43.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 29 6.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 96779

ZIP Code 96779 is in the Hawaii Department of Education School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 96779.

Paia Elementary School
955 Baldwin Ave
Paia, HI 96779
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hawaii Department of Education School District
Doris Todd Memorial Christian School
519 Baldwin Ave
Paia, HI 96779
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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