Waipahu, HI
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Waipahu, Hawaii Info Snack

Population
38,276
Unemployment
4.1%
Poverty
11.1%
Median Home
$648,200
Median Income
$78,351
Median Rent
$1,338

Waipahu SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
N/A
Amenities
10
Education
5
Commute
3

Waipahu, HI Cost Of Living

181
Waipahu's Overall Cost Of Living
1.8x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Waipahu Hawaii National Average
Overall 181 180 100
Services 126 129 100
Groceries 172 162 100
Health 116 115 100
Housing 256 251 100
Transportation 143 146 100
Utilities 201 203 100

Waipahu, HI Photos

Rainbow Over Waipahu Farrington Hwy
Source: Public Domain
Wood Burned Souvenir From Waipahuc Hawaii
Source: Public Domain
Waipahu Post Office
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Waipahu Iglesianicristo
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Rankings for Waipahu in Hawaii

Map Of Waipahu, HI

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Population over time in Waipahu

Year Population % Change
2020 38,276 -5.3%
2019 40,427 -3.1%
2018 41,715 0.3%
2017 41,590 1.0%
2016 41,165 1.6%
2015 40,532 1.3%
2014 40,015 -1.3%
2013 40,531 0.6%
2012 40,285 0.2%
2011 40,221 -

Race / Ethnicity in Waipahu

White
3.5% (1,328)
African American
0.3% (110)
American Indian
0.0% (9)
Asian
65.5% (25,056)
Hawaiian
13.3% (5,105)
Other
0.1% (20)
Two Or More
10.5% (4,004)
Hispanic
6.9% (2,644)
Race Waipahu HI USA
White 3.5% 21.6% 60.1%
African American 0.3% 1.8% 12.2%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.6%
Asian 65.5% 36.8% 5.6%
Hawaiian 13.3% 9.7% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 10.5% 19.2% 2.8%
Hispanic 6.9% 10.7% 18.2%

Gender in Waipahu

Female
51.8% (19,815)
Male
48.2% (18,461)
Gender Waipahu HI USA
Female 51.8% 49.8% 50.8%
Male 48.2% 50.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Waipahu for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
9.0% (3,444)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (2,296)
High School / GED
37.0% (14,162)
Some College
21.0% (8,037)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (4,210)
Bachelor's Degree
14.0% (5,358)
Master's Degree
2.0% (765)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Waipahu HI USA
< 9th Grade 9.0% 3.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 4.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 37.0% 27.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 11.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 14.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 2.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Waipahu, Hawaii

Less than $10,000
5.5% (210,605)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.1% (117,461)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.5% (249,606)
$25,000 to $34,999
5.5% (211,522)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.0% (421,669)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.6% (634,568)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.6% (598,779)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.9% (685,040)
$150,000 to $199,999
8.3% (316,596)
$200,000 or more
10.0% (381,750)
Income Waipahu HI USA
Less than $10,000 5.5% 4.9% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.1% 2.7% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.5% 5.5% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 5.5% 6.3% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.0% 9.7% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.6% 16.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.6% 13.7% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.9% 19.5% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 8.3% 10.5% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 10.0% 11.3% 8.3%

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