Waikiki is home to roughly 23,700 people who work in services, retail and food service professions. If you are looking for a special place to call home, consider Ala Moana - Kakaako and Waikiki Ahupuaa.
Cost of Living and Select Demographics
Waikiki is similar to Ala Moana - Kakaako in a few ways. The median age of its residents is 32, compared to a median age of 33 in Ala Moana - Kakaako. They also are comparable by average household size -- 1.48 inhabitants per household in Waikiki and 1.91 in Ala Moana - Kakaako. By the percentage of households with children in Waikiki and Ala Moana - Kakaako, 13% and 15% have children, respectively.
When it comes to earnings, Waikiki's median average household income of $63.7K/year is comparable to Ala Moana - Kakaako. However, when it comes to education, the number of Waikiki residents with a master's degree surpasses the number of Ala Moana - Kakaako residents with a master's degree.
Amenities Around the Apartments for Rent
ApartmentGuide.com has ratings and reviews to help you in your search for a new place. To give you a greater sense of the area, a couple important streets to know in Waikiki are Kalakaua Ave. and Kuhio Ave. These streets contain a larger share of services and amenities, including places to grab a bite and socialize, than other places in the area. Use our apartment finder tool to help you conduct research on apartments in Waikiki.
Enjoy a tasty dinner at Suntory Restaurant and have cocktails afterward at Nashville Waikiki. Residents can choose from a variety of restaurants in the Waikiki area, including pizza, sandwiches and deli snacks. Stop in at Club Mermaid for a quick beer or head to Zanzabar Night Club for a round of cocktails, and experience the neighborhood's local options. Not to be overlooked when you're hungry, there are several chain restaurant options in the neighborhood, as well. Benihana and Buffalo Wild Wings Grill & Bar are both located in the neighborhood.
Stay fit (or get started) at one of Waikiki's nearby health clubs. Options include Max's Gym and Bodies In Motion. As for other forms of recreation, explore and evoke a sense of wonderment and culture at Waikiki's Travelhawaiiphotos.Com.
Scan the Yelp page for a more in-depth account of popular places to eat, mix and mingle in Waikiki.
Waikiki is home to a few different grocery stores, such as Honolulu Cookie Co and Key Of Life. These stores are located on Kalakaua Ave. For cookies, cakes and other baked goods, Beard Papa is in the neighborhood on Kuhio Ave. and Pastry Deli is also on Kuhio Ave..
Waikiki has many retailers for day-to-day shopping needs, including Shop J & J and Between Worlds. For more brand-conscious shoppers, the neighborhood has major retailers and shopping malls. One major retailer is Disney Store and there's Royal Hawaiian Ctr, a mall located on Kalakaua Ave.
Schools and School Districts
Schools near the apartments in Waikiki are Iolani School, President George Washington Middle School and Ala Wai Elementary School. Remember, the listed addresses of the apartments for rent will likely determine what schools your children are able to attend. It is a good idea to consult with area school districts for the final word.
At President George Washington Middle School and Ala Wai Elementary School the student-teacher ratios are low. President George Washington Middle School has a student-teacher ratio of 15-to-1 while Ala Wai Elementary School's the same.
The only district in the neighborhood, Hawaii Public district has a total enrollment of 182,800 students and 11,400 teachers on staff, for a student teacher ratio of 16-to-1. There are 70 high schools, 59 middle schools and 210 elementary schools in the district.