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Honolulu County
  • County in Hawaii

Report Card

grade B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade B+
  2. Housing
    grade D minus
  3. Nightlife
    grade A+
  4. Good for Families
    grade A minus
  5. Diversity
    grade A+
  6. Jobs
    grade C
  7. Weather
    grade A+
  8. Cost of Living
    grade D minus
  9. Health & Fitness
    grade A+
  10. Outdoor Activities
    grade A
  11. Commute
    grade B

editorial

Honolulu County is located in Hawaii with a population of 979,682. In Honolulu County, most residents own their homes. In Honolulu County there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families and young professionals live in Honolulu County and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Honolulu County are above average.

About

Population
979,682

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$702,300
National
$229,800
Median Rent
$1,779
National
$1,096
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    42%
  • Own
    58%
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Crime & Safety

Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    No data available  
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    No data available  
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    No data available  
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    No data available  
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    No data available  
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    No data available  
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    12%
  • 10-17 years
    9%
  • 18-24 years
    9%
  • 25-34 years
    15%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    12%
  • 65+ years
    18%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    13%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    23%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    31%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    26%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    8%
    national  11%

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