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Who Lives Here

Waimea Demographics

Education

High School

37%

Associate's

33%

Bachelor's

25%

Master's

4%

Doctorate

1%

Family Size

2 people

54%

3 people

11%

4 people

24%

5 people

5%

6+ people

6%

Household Income

0-50k

36%

50-100k

26%

100-150k

21%

150-200k

8%

200k+

9%

Age

0-10

10%

10-20

9%

20-45

34%

45-65

22%

65+

25%

Getting Around Waimea

Waimea Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

39%

15-30 Mins

18%

30-40 Mins

16%

40-60 Mins

18%

60+ Mins

9%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 1515

Walk Score®

Percentage: 2323

Bike Score®

Top Scores: Medicine, Grocery, Restaurant

Things To Do In Waimea

Top Score

Medical Care

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

We have a bone to pick with this Waimea's access to medical care.

  1. A high number of medical facilities per resident
  2. 88% more medical facilities than average
  3. Significantly more medical facilities than areas of a similar size

Grocery Stores

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

This supermarket score is far from superior.

  1. A high number of grocery stores per resident
  2. 65% fewer grocery stores than average
  3. 100% more grocery stores than areas of a similar size

Restaurants

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Better stock your pantry because the restaurant scene is paltry.

  1. A high number of restaurants per resident
  2. 80% fewer restaurants than average
  3. 54% more restaurants than areas of a similar size

Coffee

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Stock up on your home beans, because this place is out of brew.

  1. Few coffee shops per resident
  2. 100% fewer coffee shops than average
  3. 100% fewer coffee shops than areas of a similar size

Nightlife

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Disco is definitely dead around here.

  1. Few bars and clubs per resident
  2. 100% fewer bars and clubs than average
  3. 100% fewer bars and clubs than areas of a similar size

Parks

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Room for improvement. More parks please.

  1. Few parks per resident
  2. 100% fewer parks than average
  3. 100% fewer parks than areas of a similar size

Health and Fitness

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Do you even lift, bro? Waimea is weak on fitness.

  1. Few gyms per resident
  2. 100% fewer gyms than average
  3. 100% fewer gyms than areas of a similar size

Pet Services

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

We're not mutts about Waimea.

  1. Few pet facilities per resident
  2. 100% fewer pet facilities than average
  3. 100% fewer pet facilities than areas of a similar size

Fine Arts

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

An all around mediocre performance for art.

  1. Few fine art centers per resident
  2. 100% fewer fine art centers than average
  3. 100% fewer fine art centers than areas of a similar size

Gas Stations

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Fasten your seat belt, it's a long way to get gas.

  1. A high number of gas stations per resident
  2. 75% fewer gas stations than average
  3. Significantly more gas stations than areas of a similar size

Waimea Education

Schools

Top Schools in Waimea

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Living in Waimea, HI

Waimea, a small town in Hawaii, has a population of slightly less than 2,000. It's a nice place to settle down, as retirees make up a greater percentage of the population (24%) here than they do nationally (14%), while young adults feature less prominently in the demographics. Overall, the town's population, at an average age of just over 47, skews decidedly older than most cities in Hawaii. Residents are fairly evenly split between renting (51%) and owning (49%) their home, driven in part by a relatively low average rent that is $262 per month lower than the state average. Over the course of a year, renters in Waimea will save around $3,100 compared to the state average.

Waimea residents have an average commute of about 29 minutes. Many residents (44%) drive themselves to work, while public transit isn't used. Few residents (4%) commute to work on foot, though the number is greater than the national average.

There are three primary industries in Waimea: entertainment, retail, and healthcare. Together, these industries make up 26% of the workforce in the town. Meanwhile, in terms of job function, many workers in these industries are in sales, making it the top career path in the town. With an average annual income of almost $83,000, Waimea workers take home a bit less than their peers elsewhere in Hawaii. Waimea, however, compares more favorably to the national average ($73,345). Waimea has a relatively high number of residents over the age of 25 who have earned Bachelor's degrees (18%) compared to the national average (13%). In addition, 2% have earned a Master's or Doctoral degree.

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