Aiea, HI Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-02-06
201
Aiea's Overall Cost Of Living
2.0x
Higher Than The National Average
49 out of 52
In Hawaii
6,302 out of 6,399
In America
The cost of living index is set to 100 for the average place in America. An index above 100 means Aiea is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Aiea, HI?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Aiea has an overall cost of living index of 201 which is 2.0x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Hawaii, Aiea has a cost of living index that's 1.1x higher than Hawaii's index of 176.

The standard of living in Aiea ranks as #6,309 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Hawaii. By definition, that implies Aiea ranks as the #97 most expensive place in the Aloha State.

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Aiea Cost Of Living Vs. Hawaii

Living Expense Aiea Hawaii National Average
Overall 201 176 100
Services 126 127 100
Groceries 161 156 100
Health 120 120 100
Housing 341 250 100
Transportation 136 141 100
Utilities 185 194 100
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Aiea Cost of Living Vs. HI

Aiea, 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.

$825,300
Median Home Value
$2,356
Median Rent
$110,031
Median Income
Statistic Aiea Hawaii United States
Median Home Value $825,300 $615,300 $217,500
Median Rent $2,356 $1,617 $1,062
Median Income $110,031 $81,275 $62,843
Home Value To Income 7.5x 7.6x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.26x 0.24x 0.2x

Detailed Aiea Services Costs Vs. Hawaii

Item Aiea Hawaii
Shampoo $1.76 $1.01
Movie $12.24 $10.72
Bowling $18.2 $13.86

Detailed Aiea Groceries Costs Vs. Hawaii

Item Aiea Hawaii
Ground Beef $5.11 $3.9
Fried Chicken $2.14 $1.4
Milk $3.92 $1.96

Detailed Aiea Health Costs Vs. Hawaii

Item Aiea Hawaii
Haircut $17.8 $17.49
Beauty Salon $72.0 $38.17
Toothpaste $3.62 $2.32

Detailed Aiea Transportation Costs Vs. Hawaii

Item Aiea Hawaii
Potatoes $10.17 $3.18
Pizza $13.99 $10.39
Beer $9.59 $9.23
Optometrist $176.1 $106.34
Doctor $149.6 $115.25
Dentist $102.0 $98.38

Detailed Aiea Utilities Costs Vs. Hawaii

Item Aiea Hawaii
Gasoline $3.6 $2.59
Tire Balancing $65.8 $48.9
All Electricity $430.16 $167.6
Phone $173.45 $163.42

Aiea SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
10
Affordability
3
Diversity
10
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9
Education
8.5
Commute
7

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Aiea

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Aiea
East Honolulu, HI 47,540 221 1.1x
Waipahu, HI 39,469 175 0.9x
Kaneohe, HI 33,841 192 1.0x
Kapolei, HI 21,674 169 0.8x
Mililani Mauka, HI 20,090 189 0.9x
Makakilo, HI 19,775 182 0.9x
Ocean Pointe, HI 14,989 192 1.0x
Royal Kunia, HI 14,565 186 0.9x
Halawa, HI 14,453 187 0.9x
Waimalu, HI 14,043 157 0.8x

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