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ZIP Code 96777

Post Office City:Pahala, HI (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Hawaii County
Timezone: Pacific/Honolulu (2:32am)
Area code: 808 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:19.202, -155.476
ZIP (~300 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 96777

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Primary/preferred city:
Pahala, HI

Stats and Demographics for the 96777 ZIP Code

ZIP code 96777 is located in southeast Hawaii and covers a slightly higher 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 96777 are primarily Asian. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is 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 96777 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,479
Population Density 8 people per sq mi
Housing Units 575
Median Home Value $173,300
Land Area 174.23 sq mi
Water Area 3.70 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 492
Median Household Income $41,406

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 44

Under 55653109
85 Plus202646


 Male 746 50%
 Female 733 50%


 White 222 15.0%
 Black Or African American 10 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.2%
 Asian 591 40.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 120 8.1%
 Other Race 1 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 532 36.0%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus23225

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 238 48%
 Single Guardian 104 21%
 Singles 133 27%
 Singles With Roommate 17 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 335 68%
 Households with Kids 157 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 96777 has a slightly less 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 96777 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1950s. Looking at 96777 real estate data, the median home value of $173,300 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 96777 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 96777 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,457 98.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 16 1.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 6 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 185 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 169 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 138 24%
 Households Vacant 83 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 16 19%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 10 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 24 29%
 For Migrant Workers 4 5%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 27 33%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 31 18%
 1 Bedroom 14 8%
 2 Bedroom 10 6%
 3+ Bedroom 121 69%
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 $41,406 is compared to the rest of the country.

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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 96777 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 401 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 186 17%
 No Earnings 510 46%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 401 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 186 17%
 No Earnings 510 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 480 91%
 Public transportation 22 4%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 11 2%
 Worked at Home 17 3%
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. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

For more information, see Pahala, HI public school enrollment.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 167 17%
 High School Graduate 649 65%
 Associate's degree 68 7%
 Bachelor's degree 92 9%
 Master's degree 17 2%
 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 194 82%
 Enrolled in Private School 5 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 39 16%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 96777

ZIP Code 96777 is in the Hawaii Department of Education School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 96777.

Kau High & Pahala Elementary School
96-3150 Pikake St
Pahala, HI 96777
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Hawaii Department of Education School District

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