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ZIP Code 96780

Post Office City:Papaaloa, HI (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Hawaii County
Timezone: Pacific/Honolulu (11:47am)
Area code: 808 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:19.968, -155.223
ZIP (~1100 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 96780

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 96780. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 96780 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Papaaloa, HI

Stats and Demographics for the 96780 ZIP Code

ZIP code 96780 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 96780 are primarily Asian. 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 single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 96780 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 557
Population Density 187 people per sq mi
Housing Units 202
Median Home Value $231,800
Land Area 2.98 sq mi
Water Area 3.70 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 171
Median Household Income $67,054

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 36

Under 5232346
85 Plus448


 Male 280 50%
 Female 277 50%


 White 152 27.3%
 Black Or African American 2 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 228 40.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 16 2.9%
 Other Race 2 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 157 28.2%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus224

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 94 55%
 Single Guardian 32 19%
 Singles 35 20%
 Singles With Roommate 10 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 103 60%
 Households with Kids 68 40%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 96780 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 96780 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1940s. Looking at 96780 real estate data, the median home value of $231,800 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 96780 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 96780 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 96780 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 557 100%
 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 78 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 48 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 45 22%
 Households Vacant 31 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 10%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 8 26%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 10 32%
 For Migrant Workers 1 3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 9 29%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 21 39%
 2 Bedroom 23 43%
 3+ Bedroom 10 19%
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 $67,054 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 96780 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 96780 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 96780 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 96780 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 251 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 183 29%
 No Earnings 199 31%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 251 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 183 29%
 No Earnings 199 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 307 77%
 Public transportation 52 13%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 38 10%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, a much higher percentage of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 56 11%
 High School Graduate 341 65%
 Associate's degree 67 13%
 Bachelor's degree 43 8%
 Master's degree 17 3%
 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 82 56%
 Enrolled in Private School 8 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 56 38%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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