Real Estate Prices and Overview
Kamehameha Hwy / Koa Kahiko St median real estate prices are $701,355, which is more expensive than 78.6% of the neighborhoods
in Hawaii and 97.0% of the
neighborhoods in the U.S.
Average rental prices in Kamehameha Hwy / Koa Kahiko St are currently
$1,882, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 70.2%
of the neighborhoods in Hawaii.
Kamehameha Hwy / Koa Kahiko St is an urban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Kaneohe, Hawaii.
Kamehameha Hwy / Koa Kahiko St real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to large (four, five or more bedroom) single-family homes and apartment complexes/high-rise apartments.
Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of
the residences in the Kamehameha Hwy / Koa Kahiko St neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built between 1970 and 1999.
In Kamehameha Hwy / Koa Kahiko St, the current vacancy rate is 0.0%,
which is a lower rate of vacancies than 100.0% of all neighborhoods
in the U.S. This means that the housing supply in Kamehameha Hwy / Koa Kahiko St
is very tight compared to the demand for property here.
Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics
The way a neighborhood looks and feels when you walk or drive around it, from
its setting, its buildings, and its flavor, can make all the difference. This
neighborhood has some really cool things about the way it looks and feels as
revealed by NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research. This might include anything
from the housing stock to the types of households living here to how people
Notable & Unique: People
Of note is NeighborhoodScout's research finding that the
Kamehameha Hwy / Koa Kahiko St neighborhood has some of the lowest rates of children
living in poverty of any neighborhood in the United States. In a nation
where approximately 1 in 4 children are living in poverty, the
Kamehameha Hwy / Koa Kahiko St community truly stands out from the rest in this regard.
Notable & Unique: Diversity
Did you know that the Kamehameha Hwy / Koa Kahiko St neighborhood has more
Asian and Portuguese ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 43.3% of
this neighborhood's residents have Asian ancestry and 2.9% have Portuguese ancestry.
Kamehameha Hwy / Koa Kahiko St is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 4.5% of its residents five years old and above primarily
speak Japanese at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher
than 99.7% of the neighborhoods in America.
Notable & Unique: Occupations
With 1.6% of employed workers living in the
Kamehameha Hwy / Koa Kahiko St neighborhood active in the military, this neighborhood has
the distinction of having a higher proportion of people in the military
than 96.1% of American neighborhoods. This is a major
shaper of the neighborhood's culture and character.
Notable & Unique: Real Estate
In addition, this neighborhood has the distinction of having one of the lowest real estate vacancy rates of any neighborhood in America. With just 0.0% of the real estate vacant, this indicates an exceptionally strong demand for real estate in the Kamehameha Hwy / Koa Kahiko St neighborhood, and/or an issue with creating enough supply for the demand. This could have the effect of increasing real estate prices, increasing supply to meet demand, or both.
The Neighbors: Income
There are two complimentary measures for understanding the income of a
neighborhood's residents: the average and the extremes. While a neighborhood
may be relatively wealthy overall, it is equally important to understand
the rate of people - particularly children - who are living at or below the
federal poverty line, which is extremely low income. Some neighborhoods with
a lower average income may actually have a lower childhood poverty rate than
another with a higher average income, and this helps us understand the
conditions and character of a neighborhood.
The neighbors in the Kamehameha Hwy / Koa Kahiko St neighborhood in Kaneohe are wealthy, making it among the 15% highest income neighborhoods in America.
NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has
a higher income than 93.8% of the neighborhoods in America.
In addition, 0.0% of the children seventeen and under
living in this neighborhood are living below the federal poverty line, which
is a lower rate of childhood poverty than is found in 99.9%
of America's neighborhoods.
The Neighbors: Occupations
The old saying "you are what you eat" is true. But it is also true that you
are what you do for a living. The types of occupations your neighbors have
shape their character, and together as a group, their collective occupations
shape the culture of a place.
In the Kamehameha Hwy / Koa Kahiko St neighborhood, 38.5%
of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is
clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations, with 23.1% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants
(20.8%), and 17.6% in manufacturing and laborer occupations.
The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry
Boston's Beacon Hill blue-blood streets, Brooklyn's Orthodox Jewish enclaves,
Los Angeles' Persian neighborhoods. Each has its own culture derived primarily
from the ancestries and culture of the residents who call these neighborhoods
home. Likewise, each neighborhood in America has its own culture – some more
unique than others – based on lifestyle, occupations, the types of households
– and importantly – on the ethnicities and ancestries of the people who live
in the neighborhood. Understanding where people came from, who their grandparents
or great-grandparents were, can help you understand how a neighborhood is today.
In the Kamehameha Hwy / Koa Kahiko St neighborhood in Kaneohe, HI, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Asian
(43.3%). There are also a number of people of German ancestry (4.3%) , and residents who report Portuguese roots (2.9%) , and some of the residents are also of Puerto Rican ancestry (2.4%) , along with some Mexican ancestry residents (1.9%), among others.
The Neighbors: Languages
The languages spoken by people in this neighborhood are diverse. These are
tabulated as the languages people preferentially speak when they are
at home with their families.
The most common language spoken in the Kamehameha Hwy / Koa Kahiko St
neighborhood is English, spoken by 87.1% of households. Other important languages spoken here include Japanese, Spanish and Tagalog (the first language of the Philippine region).
Getting to Work
How you get to work – car, bus, train or other means – and how much of your
day it takes to do so is a large quality of life and financial issue. Especially
with gasoline prices rising and expected to continue doing so, the length and
means of one's commute can be a financial burden. Some neighborhoods are physically
located so that many residents have to drive in their own car, others are set
up so many walk to work, or can take a train, bus, or bike.
The greatest number of commuters in Kamehameha Hwy / Koa Kahiko St neighborhood spend
between 30 and 45 minutes commuting one-way to work (39.2% of working
residents), which is at or a bit above the average length of a commute across all U.S.
Here most residents (73.7%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work.
In addition, quite a number also carpool with coworkers, friends, or neighbors to get to work (19.9%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.