Zip Code 96738 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWaikoloa
Zip Code StateHawaii
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Hawaii
Area Code808
Current Population:6609
Racial Majority: 49.08%
Public School Racial Majority:Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander %
Unemployment Rate:6.6%
Median Household Income$60505
Average Adjusted Gross Income$72220
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time25.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Hawaii Standard Time
Elevation Range0-0 Feet
Area28 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)19.92774900, -155.80995800

Zip Code 96738 Description

Zip Code 96738 is located in the state of Hawaii in the Hawaii metro area. Zip code 96738 is primarily located in Hawaii County. The official US Postal Service name for 96738 is WAIKOLOA, Hawaii. Portions of zip code 96738 are contained within or border the city limits of Waikoloa Village, HI, Puako, HI, . The area code for zip code 96738 is 808. 96738 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Hawaii.

The current unemployment level in 96738 is 6.6% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.1% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 6.6% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 96738 increased to 6609 from 5269 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 96738 is while the majority ethnicity attending 96738 public schools is Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander. 54.2% of students in 96738 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 3470 49.08% 2960 +17%
 Black Or African American 50 0.71% 35 +43%
 Hispanic 362 5.12% 663 -45%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 40 -100%
 Asian 1066 15.08% 1049 +2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 690 9.76% 709 -3%
 Other Race 8 0.24% 8 +113%
 Two Or More Races 1145 20.01% 1145 +24%

Zip Code 96738 Race/Ethnicity

 White 21.7%
 Black Or African American 0.7%
 Hispanic 12.2%
 Asian 17.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 37.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 9.8%

Zip Code 96738 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population66095269
Male Population50.10%
Female Population49.90%
Total Households2456
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$60505
Income Under $50K Per Year40.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year36.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year23.70%
96738 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Hawaii District 2Tulsi GabbardDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$445019
Average Real Estate Sale Price$283629
Current Unemployment Level 6.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago13.5%
96740 - Kailua Kona
96743 - Kamuela
Waikoloa Village, HI
Puako, HI
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 12a: 50F to 55F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 11a : 40F to 45 F
Köppen Climate ClassificationAw - Tropical Savanna (Wet and Dry Climate)
Average First Frost DatesRare
Average Last Frost DatesRare

Zip Code 96738 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)
Avg Max Temp (°F)
Avg Precip (In.)
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Hilo, HI
CBSA Type96738
CBSA Population182806
Time ZoneHawaii Standard Time
IANA Time ZonePacific/Honolulu
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference- Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 96738
Honokaa High SchoolHawaii
Kealakehe High SchoolHawaii