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ZIP Code 96817

Primary City:Honolulu, HI (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Nuuanu-Punchbowl
County: Honolulu County
Timezone: Pacific/Honolulu (10:53pm)
Area code: 808 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:21.34, -157.84
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 96817

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 96817. 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 96817. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 96817, 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:
Honolulu, HI
Unacceptable:
Hon, Hono

Stats and Demographics for the 96817 ZIP Code

ZIP code 96817 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 large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 96817 are primarily Asian. The number of seniors 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 parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 96817 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 54,628
Population Density 5,884 people per sq mi
Housing Units 20,157
Median Home Value $583,200
Land Area 9.28 sq mi
Water Area 0.47 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 19,133
Median Household Income $52,532

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,3401,3501,5391,7531,6241,6911,5471,5781,7961,9802,0172,0831,7311,212917822741770
Female1,1801,3411,3891,7011,4781,5471,4721,5251,7121,9362,1142,1541,9411,4101,2921,2531,2121,480
Total2,5202,6912,9283,4543,1023,2383,0193,1033,5083,9164,1314,2373,6722,6222,2092,0751,9532,250

Gender

 Male 26,491 48%
 Female 28,137 52%
Gender

Race

 White 4,500 8.2%
 Black Or African American 374 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 89 0.2%
 Asian 35,972 65.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4,797 8.8%
 Other Race 286 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 8,610 15.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner463728521,4181,9181,2341,234764
Renter3431,3461,7842,3032,2511,5091,230529
Total3891,7182,6363,7214,1692,7432,4641,293

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 8,439 44%
 Single Guardian 3,843 20%
 Singles 5,752 30%
 Singles With Roommate 1,099 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 13,928 73%
 Households with Kids 5,205 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male267281289253282268263264273306280276326351350388360330325312
Female216249225241270279252265275268242271288320388351335341286324
Total483530514494552547515529548574522547614671738739695671611636

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 96817 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 96817 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 96817 real estate data, the median home value of $583,200 is extremely 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 96817. Rentals in 96817 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 96817 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 52,488 96.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 103 0.2%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 697 1.3%
 Other Institutional 10 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 1,330 2.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,892 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,946 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 11,295 56%
 Households Vacant 1,024 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 528 52%
 Rented & Unoccupied 41 4%
 For Sale Only 51 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 21 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 72 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 311 30%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 1,152 10%
 1 Bedroom 3,982 35%
 2 Bedroom 4,197 37%
 3+ Bedroom 1,946 17%
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 $52,532 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 96817 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. ZIP code 96817 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 96817 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 96817 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 18,635 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 10,568 23%
 No Earnings 17,629 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 18,635 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 10,568 23%
 No Earnings 17,629 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 17,275 64.9%
 Public transportation 4,886 18.4%
 Taxicab 70 0.3%
 Motorcycle 192 0.7%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 3,537 13.3%
 Worked at Home 648 2.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 3,832 20%
 High School Graduate 8,921 46%
 Associate's degree 1,253 6%
 Bachelor's degree 3,444 18%
 Master's degree 1,177 6%
 Professional school degree 580 3%
 Doctorate degree 254 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,943 70.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,671 19.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 816 9.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 96817

ZIP Code 96817 is in the Hawaii Department of Education School District. There are 18 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 96817.

Halau Lokahi - a New Century Public Charter School
401 Waiakamilo Rd
Honolulu, HI 96817
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Hawaii Department of Education School District
Kalihi Kai Elementary School
626 McNeill St
Honolulu, HI 96817
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hawaii Department of Education School District
Princess Victoria Kaiulani Elementary School
783 North King St
Honolulu, HI 96817
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hawaii Department of Education School District
Nuuanu Elementary School
3055 Puiwa Ln
Honolulu, HI 96817
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hawaii Department of Education School District
Maemae Elementary School
319 Wyllie St
Honolulu, HI 96817
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hawaii Department of Education School District
Princess Miriam K Likelike Elementary School
1618 Palama St
Honolulu, HI 96817
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hawaii Department of Education School District
Lanakila Elementary School
717 North Kuakini St
Honolulu, HI 96817
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hawaii Department of Education School District
Kauluwela Elementary School
1486 Aala St
Honolulu, HI 96817
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hawaii Department of Education School District
Kapalama Elementary School
1601 North School St
Honolulu, HI 96817
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hawaii Department of Education School District
Governor Wallace Rider Farrington High School
1564 North King St
Honolulu, HI 96817
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Hawaii Department of Education School District
St Theresa School
712 N School St Bldg a
Honolulu, HI 96817
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Damien Memorial School
1401 Houghtailing St
Honolulu, HI 96817
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Cathedral Catholic Academy
1728 Nuuanu Ave
Honolulu, HI 96817
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Academy of the Pacific
913 Alewa Dr
Honolulu, HI 96817
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Waolani Judd Nazarene School
408 N Judd St
Honolulu, HI 96817
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Hawaii Baptist Academy
2429 Pali Hwy
Honolulu, HI 96817
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Soto Academy
1708 Nuuanu Ave Ste 1
Honolulu, HI 96817
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Kamehameha Schools Kapalama Campus
1887 Makuakane St
Honolulu, HI 96817
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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