Zip Code 96779 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NamePaia
Zip Code StateHawaii
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Maui
Area Code808
Current Population:3088
Racial Majority:White 48.7%
Public School Racial Majority:Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander %
Unemployment Rate:12.3%
Median Household Income$67511
Average Adjusted Gross Income$84970
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time26.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Hawaii Standard Time
Elevation Range0-0 Feet
Area14 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)20.90290600, -156.37547800

Zip Code 96779 Description

Zip Code 96779 is located in the state of Hawaii in the Hawaii metro area. Zip code 96779 is primarily located in Maui County. The official US Postal Service name for 96779 is PAIA, Hawaii. Portions of zip code 96779 are contained within or border the city limits of Paia, HI, Haiku-Pauwela, HI, . The area code for zip code 96779 is 808. 96779 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Hawaii.

The current unemployment level in 96779 is 12.3% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.3% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 8.5% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 96779 increased to 3088 from 2753 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 96779 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 96779 public schools is Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander. 62.4% of students in 96779 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1390 48.7% 1401 -1%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 6 -100%
 Hispanic 195 6.83% 309 -37%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.14% 8 -50%
 Asian 682 23.9% 624 +9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 58 2.03% 192 -70%
 Other Race 8 0% 8 -100%
 Two Or More Races 540 18.4% 540 -3%

Zip Code 96779 Race/Ethnicity

 White 5%
 Black Or African American 0.8%
 Hispanic 16.4%
 Asian 8.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 58.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 11.1%

Zip Code 96779 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population30882753
Male Population51.20%
Female Population48.80%
Total Households1097
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$67511
Income Under $50K Per Year36.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year28.10%
96779 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Hawaii District 2Tulsi GabbardDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$1185065
Average Real Estate Sale Price$787813
Current Unemployment Level 12.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level13.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.2%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 12b: 55F to 60F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 11a : 40F to 45 F
Köppen Climate ClassificationAm - Tropical Monsoon
Average First Frost DatesRare
Average Last Frost DatesRare

Zip Code 96779 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)
Avg Max Temp (°F)
Avg Precip (In.)
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Kahului-Wailuku, HI
CBSA Type96779
CBSA Population148563
Time ZoneHawaii Standard Time
IANA Time ZonePacific/Honolulu
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference- Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 96779
Kekaulike High SchoolMaui
Maui High SchoolMaui
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 96779
Kalama Middle SchoolMaui
Maui Waena Middle SchoolMaui
List of Elementary Schools in Zipcode 96779
Kahului Elementary SchoolMaui
Paia Elementary SchoolMaui