Waihee-Waiehu, HI Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2020-03-08
Waihee-Waiehu's Overall Cost Of Living
Higher Than The National Average
The cost of living index is set to 100 for the average place in America. An index above 100 means Waihee-Waiehu is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Waihee-Waiehu, HI?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Waihee-Waiehu has an overall cost of living index of 160 which is 1.6x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Hawaii, Waihee-Waiehu has a cost of living index that's 0.9x lower than Hawaii's index of 176.

The standard of living in Waihee-Waiehu ranks as #6004 most affordable out of the 6522 places we measured in Hawaii. By definition, that implies Waihee-Waiehu ranks as the #402 most expensive place in the Aloha State.

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Waihee-Waiehu Cost Of Living Vs. Hawaii

Living Expense Waihee-Waiehu Hawaii National Average
Overall 160 176 100
Services 126 127 100
Groceries 161 156 100
Health 120 120 100
Housing 201 250 100
Transportation 136 141 100
Utilities 185 194 100
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Waihee-Waiehu Cost of Living Vs. HI

Waihee-Waiehu, HI Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Hawaii, so we broke down the statistics around housing costs into more detail. It's also important to consider median household incomes to make apples-to-apples comparisons across locations.

Home and income come data comes from the most recent US Census ACS 2014-2018.

Median Home Value
Median Rent
Median Income
Statistic Waihee-Waiehu Hawaii United States
Median Home Value $443,800 $587,700 $204,900
Median Rent $1,449 $1,566 $1,023
Median Income $94,127 $78,084 $60,293
Home Value To Income 4.7x 7.5x 3.4x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.18x 0.24x 0.2x

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Cost Of Living In Cities Around Waihee-Waiehu

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Waihee-Waiehu
Kahului, HI 32,312 166 1.0x
Kihei, HI 21,879 166 1.0x
Wailuku, HI 17,354 162 1.0x
Lahaina, HI 13,103 175 1.1x
Haiku-Pauwela, HI 8,061 198 1.2x
Pukalani, HI 7,769 179 1.1x
Makawao, HI 7,570 171 1.1x
Kula, HI 7,541 203 1.3x
Napili-Honokowai, HI 7,258 161 1.0x
Wailea, HI 5,656 214 1.3x

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