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Compare city quality of life facts and figures for one of the best places to retire in Hawaii.

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Hawaii City
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City Type
City Type West Coast, City Living na
Population (2013 est.)
Population (Current) 38,635 74,624
Population (1990) 36,818 48,635
Land Area (sq mi) 8 36
Persons Per Square Mile 4,829 2,065
Home Prices
2016 $1,396,118 $374,000
Total Appreciation ('01 to '16) 243.0% 55.0%
Annual Appreciation ('15 to '16) 46.0% 4.0%
Avg Annual Appreciation ('01 to '16) 9.2% 3.0%
Big City Prices ('16) $740,000 $291,000
Bargain Index 153% 104%
Big City Honolulu na
Monthly Rent $2,893 $1,471
Price/Rent Index 32.4 17.1
Cost of Living (2016)
Cost of Living 258% 110%
Air Quality - Annual Avg (2001-2015)
Good Days 93% 71%
Moderate Days 6% 25%
Unhealthy for Sensitive Persons Days 0% 3%
Unhealthy Days 0% 0%
Very Unhealthy Days 0% 0%
Water Quality (2002-2014)
Good 62% 36%
Threatened 0% 2%
Impaired 38% 62%
Walkability
Walk Score® 37 45
Nearest Large City
Distance to Nearest City 12 miles 72 miles
City Honolulu na
Recreation
National Parks 4 7
National Campgrounds 0 26
State Parks 23 11
Medical Care (2016)
Accredited Hospitals 7 4
Building Permits (single family homes)
2015 982 324
2014 875 312
Gain ('14 to '15) 12% 3%
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Population Distribution (2010)
Median Age (yrs) 43 37
White 44.0% 80.7%
Black or African American 0.6% 7.2%
Native American Indian and Alaska Native 0.2% 0.8%
Asian 20.3% 3.6%
Native Hawaiian 6.7% 0.2%
Other Race 0.9% 4.4%
Multiple Races 27.3% 3.0%
Hispanic or Latino 6.5% 11.6%
Income and Housing (2010)
Family Income $101,507 $69,596
Occupied Housing 95% 83%
Vacant Housing 5% 17%
Home Ownership 72% 55%
Persons Per Family 3.30 2.90
Taxes (2016)
Local and State 4.4% 6.8%
Local, State and Federal 110 days 113 days
Climate - Average Temperatures (1971-2000)
Climate Type Temperate & Humid Temperate & Humid
January Low Temp 69 F 27 F
July High Temp 83 F 86 F
Annual Precipitation 37 in 35 in
Elevation 39 ft 1,652 ft
Natural Hazard Risk
Total Hazard Risk Higher Moderate
Earthquake 12% 10.9%
Tsunami Risk No Risk
Hurricane 20-40 10
Flood Very High Very High
Tornado Very Low Low
Volcano Low Volcanic No Risk
Wildfire Low Low
Man-Made Hazard Risk (Nuclear)
Nearby Reactors 0 2
Crimes per 10,000 Population - Annual Avg (2001-2015)
Violent Crimes na 40
Property Crimes na 408
Home Energy Use - Annual Avg (1971-2000)
Heating Degree Days 0 4,662
Cooling Degree Days 4,312 1,253
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