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ZIP Code 96781

Primary City:Papaikou, HI (View All Cities)
County: Hawaii County
Timezone: Pacific/Honolulu (10:22am)
Area code: 808 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:19.83, -155.15
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 96781

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 96781. 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 96781. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 96781, 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:
Papaikou, HI

Stats and Demographics for the 96781 ZIP Code

ZIP code 96781 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 96781 are primarily Asian. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 96781 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,670
Population Density 41 people per sq mi
Housing Units 654
Median Home Value $296,600
Land Area 40.30 sq mi
Water Area 1.18 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 579
Median Household Income $42,697

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male473745616145383950655559634025163632
Female444157504562404453536270495439254325
Total917810211110610778831031181171291129464417957

Gender

 Male 814 49%
 Female 856 51%
Gender

Race

 White 409 24.5%
 Black Or African American 4 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 635 38.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 157 9.4%
 Other Race 14 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 450 26.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3124282102835046
Renter133729262613132
Total164971108128966348

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 286 49%
 Single Guardian 135 23%
 Singles 117 20%
 Singles With Roommate 41 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 409 71%
 Households with Kids 170 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male991013881362810891010141312127
Female10689118731291213914811912107
Total191518221916209141722211824182522242214

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 96781 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 96781 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1950s. Looking at 96781 real estate data, the median home value of $296,600 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 96781 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 96781 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 96781 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,670 100%
 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 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 186 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 234 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 159 24%
 Households Vacant 75 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 18 24%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 6 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 15 20%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 32 43%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 10 4%
 1 Bedroom 19 8%
 2 Bedroom 65 27%
 3+ Bedroom 151 62%
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 $42,697 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 96781 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

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. More commuters in 96781 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 775 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 247 15%
 No Earnings 619 38%
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 775 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 247 15%
 No Earnings 619 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 812 90%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 20 2%
 Worked at Home 70 8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 85 13%
 High School Graduate 342 54%
 Associate's degree 82 13%
 Bachelor's degree 100 16%
 Master's degree 24 4%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 228 87%
 Enrolled in Private School 4 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 30 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 96781

ZIP Code 96781 is in the Hawaii Department of Education School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 96781.

Prince Jonah Kalanianaole Elementary & Intermediat
27330 Old Mamalahoa Hwy
Papaikou, HI 96781
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hawaii Department of Education School District

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