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ZIP Code 96815

Primary City:Honolulu, HI (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Diamond Head
County: Honolulu County
Timezone: Pacific/Honolulu (5:15pm)
Area code: 808 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:21.27, -157.82
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 96815

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 96815. 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 96815. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 96815, 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 96815 ZIP Code

ZIP code 96815 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 an extremely large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 96815 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 96815 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 31,470
Population Density 16,422 people per sq mi
Housing Units 22,750
Median Home Value $433,200
Land Area 1.92 sq mi
Water Area 0.89 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 16,393
Median Household Income $49,971

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 55574901,047
5-9407388795
10-14366399765
15-195145401,054
20-241,2311,3602,591
25-291,6401,4273,067
30-341,3561,2242,580
35-391,2541,1242,378
40-441,1931,0432,236
45-491,2791,0792,358
50-541,2401,0802,320
55-591,1941,0742,268
60-641,2191,1182,337
65-698527721,624
70-745976451,242
75-794885191,007
80-84384494878
85 Plus355568923

Gender

 Male 16,126 51%
 Female 15,344 49%
Gender

Race

 White 12,965 41.2%
 Black Or African American 616 2.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 137 0.4%
 Asian 11,937 37.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1,430 4.5%
 Other Race 363 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 4,022 12.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24869271,013
25-344482,4602,908
35-446841,9472,631
45-541,0381,8382,876
55-641,4621,5172,979
65-741,1637801,943
75-849464021,348
85 Plus504191695

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,829 29%
 Single Guardian 1,690 10%
 Singles 7,565 46%
 Singles With Roommate 2,309 14%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 14,338 87%
 Households with Kids 2,055 13%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1122104226
210193194
310888196
49786183
59497191
68281163
77567142
88162143
97581156
107984163
117391164
126573138
137482156
147569144
159492186
168083163
178289171
18109109218
19149167316
20165211376

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 96815 has a large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 96815 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 96815 real estate data, the median home value of $433,200 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 96815 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 96815 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 96815 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 30,590 97.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 3 0.0%
 Other Institutional 18 0.1%
 College Student Housing 508 1.6%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 351 1.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,490 15%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,841 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 10,062 44%
 Households Vacant 6,357 28%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,877 29.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 52 0.8%
 For Sale Only 187 2.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 48 0.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 3,872 60.9%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 320 5.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 2,301 25%
 1 Bedroom 4,329 47%
 2 Bedroom 2,020 22%
 3+ Bedroom 587 6%
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 $49,971 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 96815 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. ZIP code 96815 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 96815 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. 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 96815 can expect to fall in that range. 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 11,165 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,772 25%
 No Earnings 9,300 34%
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 11,165 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,772 25%
 No Earnings 9,300 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,179 51.0%
 Public transportation 2,073 12.9%
 Taxicab 21 0.1%
 Motorcycle 154 1.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 4,685 29.2%
 Worked at Home 934 5.8%
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 705 6%
 High School Graduate 5,140 43%
 Associate's degree 923 8%
 Bachelor's degree 2,933 25%
 Master's degree 1,086 9%
 Professional school degree 667 6%
 Doctorate degree 402 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,191 54.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 750 34.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 235 10.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 96815

ZIP Code 96815 is in the Hawaii Department of Education School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 96815.

Hawaii School for the Deaf and Blind
3440 Leahi Ave
Honolulu, HI 96815
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Hawaii Department of Education School District
Waikiki Elementary School
3710 Leahi Ave
Honolulu, HI 96815
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hawaii Department of Education School District
President Thomas Jefferson Elementary School
324 Kapahulu Ave
Honolulu, HI 96815
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hawaii Department of Education School District
La Pietra Hawaii School for Girls
2933 Poni Moi Rd
Honolulu, HI 96815
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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