Waimea (Hawaii County), HI Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 2,591 housing units in Waimea (Hawaii County). This represents a 21.1% growth from 2,140 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,692 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 899 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Waimea (Hawaii County) is about 63.9%. Waimea (Hawaii County)'s vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 8.8%. Average household size is 2.95 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Waimea (Hawaii County) were built after 1982.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.80%
One Bedroom14.20%
Two Bedrooms20.70%
Three Bedrooms49.20%
Four Bedrooms11.50%
Five Bedrooms or more2.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.13
Median year structure was built1982
Median Value of occupied units$196,100
Median Price asked for vacant units$216,700

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.63
Median year structure was built1982
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$755

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.50%
Second Mortgage8.20%
Home Equity Loan6.80%
Simple Mortgage60.50%
Debt Free24%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs24.2%