Wahiawa, HI Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
171
Wahiawa's Overall Cost Of Living
1.7x
Higher Than The National Average
17 out of 50
In Hawaii
6,135 out of 6,412
In America
The cost of living index is set to 100 for the average place in America. An index above 100 means Wahiawa is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Wahiawa, HI?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Wahiawa has an overall cost of living index of 171 which is 1.7x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Hawaii, Wahiawa has a cost of living index that's 0.9x lower than Hawaii's index of 180.

The standard of living in Wahiawa ranks as #6,140 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Hawaii. By definition, that implies Wahiawa ranks as the #279 most expensive place in the Aloha State.

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Wahiawa Cost Of Living Vs. Hawaii

Living Expense Wahiawa Hawaii National Average
Overall 171 180 100
Services 129 129 100
Groceries 172 162 100
Health 114 115 100
Housing 234 251 100
Transportation 143 146 100
Utilities 204 203 100
For more reading on cost of living around Hawaii, check out:
Wahiawa Cost of Living Vs. HI

Wahiawa, 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.

$569,200
Median Home Value
$1,384
Median Rent
$69,818
Median Income
Statistic Wahiawa Hawaii United States
Median Home Value $569,200 $636,400 $229,800
Median Rent $1,384 $1,651 $1,096
Median Income $69,818 $83,173 $64,994
Home Value To Income 8.2x 7.7x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.24x 0.24x 0.2x

Detailed Wahiawa Services Costs Vs. Hawaii

Item Wahiawa Hawaii
Shampoo $1.65 $1.06
Movie $12.94 $10.68
Bowling $20.07 $14.67

Detailed Wahiawa Groceries Costs Vs. Hawaii

Item Wahiawa Hawaii
Ground Beef $5.63 $4.22
Fried Chicken $2.45 $1.39
Milk $4.31 $2.05

Detailed Wahiawa Health Costs Vs. Hawaii

Item Wahiawa Hawaii
Haircut $16.4 $18.62
Beauty Salon $70.0 $39.05
Toothpaste $3.13 $2.34

Detailed Wahiawa Transportation Costs Vs. Hawaii

Item Wahiawa Hawaii
Potatoes $9.94 $3.29
Pizza $14.99 $10.62
Beer $9.79 $9.38
Optometrist $195.37 $108.57
Doctor $145.88 $116.17
Dentist $86.68 $99.13

Detailed Wahiawa Utilities Costs Vs. Hawaii

Item Wahiawa Hawaii
Gasoline $3.3 $2.22
Tire Balancing $66.85 $50.07
All Electricity $470.38 $167.67
Phone $178.27 $175.64

Wahiawa SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9
Affordability
4
Diversity
10
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9.5
Education
8
Commute
4

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Wahiawa

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Wahiawa
Kaneohe, HI 33,540 196 1.1x
Kapolei, HI 21,541 173 1.0x
Mililani Mauka, HI 19,808 194 1.1x
Makakilo, HI 19,565 187 1.1x
Schofield Barracks, HI 18,276 185 1.1x
Ocean Pointe, HI 15,688 196 1.1x
Royal Kunia, HI 13,857 191 1.1x
Waipio, HI 10,745 176 1.0x
Aiea, HI 9,730 204 1.2x
Ahuimanu, HI 8,254 189 1.1x

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