Hauula is a very small coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Hawaii. With a population of 4,319 people and just one neighborhood, Hauula is the 30th largest community in Hawaii.
Real Estate Prices
Housing costs in Hauula are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in Hawaii.
Occupations and Workforce
Hauula is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Hauula is a town of professionals, service providers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Hauula who work in teaching (17.54%), food service (10.76%) and office and administrative support (8.94%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Hauula is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Such areas are often places that visitors and locals go for waterfront activities or taking in the scenery.
One downside of living in Hauula is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Hauula, the average commute to work is 33.51 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average. On the other hand, local public transit is widely used in the town, so leaving the car at home and taking transit is often a viable alternative.
Despite being a small town, Hauula has a lot of people using the bus to get to and from work every day. Most of these people on the bus are using it to get to good jobs in other cities.