Zip Code 96743 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameKamuela
Zip Code StateHawaii
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Hawaii
Area Code808
Current Population:12160
Racial Majority: 36.63%
Public School Racial Majority:Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander %
Unemployment Rate:6.6%
Median Household Income$62145
Average Adjusted Gross Income$85410
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time27.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Hawaii Standard Time
Elevation Range0-0 Feet
Area347 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)19.93104400, -155.72398300

Zip Code 96743 Description

Zip Code 96743 is located in the state of Hawaii in the Hawaii metro area. Zip code 96743 is primarily located in Hawaii County. The official US Postal Service name for 96743 is KAMUELA, Hawaii. Portions of zip code 96743 are contained within or border the city limits of Waimea, HI, Puako, HI, and Waikoloa Village, HI. The area code for zip code 96743 is 808. 96743 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Hawaii.

The current unemployment level in 96743 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 96743 increased to 12160 from 8546 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 96743 is while the majority ethnicity attending 96743 public schools is Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander. 68.8% of students in 96743 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 4461 36.63% 4180 +7%
 Black Or African American 178 1.46% 32 +456%
 Hispanic 887 7.28% 1013 -12%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 24 -100%
 Asian 1434 11.78% 1772 -19%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 924 7.59% 1863 -50%
 Other Race 13 0% 13 -100%
 Two Or More Races 3263 35.25% 3263 +32%

Zip Code 96743 Race/Ethnicity

 White 10.7%
 Black Or African American 0.1%
 Hispanic 10.6%
 Asian 16%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 52.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 9.7%

Zip Code 96743 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population121608546
Male Population48.70%
Female Population51.30%
Total Households4339
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$62145
Income Under $50K Per Year37.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year36.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year25.30%
96743 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Hawaii District 2Tulsi GabbardDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$1235349
Average Real Estate Sale Price$762747
Current Unemployment Level 6.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago13.5%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 12a: 50F to 55F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 10b : 35F to 40 F
Köppen Climate ClassificationAw - Tropical Savanna (Wet and Dry Climate)
Average First Frost DatesRare
Average Last Frost DatesRare

Zip Code 96743 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)
Avg Max Temp (°F)
Avg Precip (In.)
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Hilo, HI
CBSA Type96743
CBSA Population182806
Time ZoneHawaii Standard Time
IANA Time ZonePacific/Honolulu
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference- Hours