Zip Code 96797 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWaipahu
Zip Code StateHawaii
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Honolulu
Area Code808
Current Population:72289
Racial Majority:Asian 59.1%
Public School Racial Majority:Asian 58.4%
Unemployment Rate:6.2%
Median Household Income$72224
Average Adjusted Gross Income$56610
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time31 Minutes
Time Zone:Hawaii Standard Time
Elevation Range0-0 Feet
Area25 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)21.42012200, -158.03018700

Zip Code 96797 Description

Zip Code 96797 is located in the state of Hawaii in the Hawaii metro area. Zip code 96797 is primarily located in Honolulu County. The official US Postal Service name for 96797 is WAIPAHU, Hawaii. Portions of zip code 96797 are contained within or border the city limits of Waipahu, HI, Waipio, HI, Village Park, HI, Mililani Town, HI, Schofield Barracks, HI, Wheeler AFB, HI, and Pearl City, HI. The area code for zip code 96797 is 808. 96797 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Hawaii.

The current unemployment level in 96797 is 6.2% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.0% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 6.9% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 96797 increased to 72289 from 63228 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 96797 is Asian while the majority ethnicity attending 96797 public schools is Asian. 56.8% of students in 96797 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 5596 7.43% 5005 +12%
 Black Or African American 1162 1.54% 886 +31%
 Hispanic 6689 8.88% 4922 +36%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 47 0.06% 67 -30%
 Asian 44532 59.1% 43857 +2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6464 8.58% 6982 -7%
 Other Race 54 0.02% 54 -69%
 Two Or More Races 10516 14.39% 10516 +3%

Zip Code 96797 Race/Ethnicity

 White 2.4%
 Black Or African American 0.7%
 Hispanic 6.4%
 Asian 58.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 23.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 8.1%

Zip Code 96797 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population7228963228
Male Population50.00%
Female Population50.00%
Total Households19189
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$72224
Income Under $50K Per Year30.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year38.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year30.90%
96797 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Hawaii District 1Ed CaseDemocrat
Hawaii District 2Tulsi GabbardDemocrat
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96797 Hawaii State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
30Romeo Munoz CacholaDemocrat
35Roy TakumiDemocrat
37Ryan YamaneDemocrat
38Henry AquinoDemocrat
39Ty CullenDemocrat
45Lauren MatsumotoRepublican
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96797 Hawaii State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
16Breene HarimotoDemocrat
17Clarence NishiharaDemocrat
18Michelle KidaniDemocrat
20Mike GabbardDemocrat
22Donovan Dela CruzDemocrat
23Gil RiviereDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Hawaii State Senate Districts
Average Real Estate Asking Price$463047
Average Real Estate Sale Price$450197
Current Unemployment Level 6.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago12.1%
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 96797 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)
Avg Max Temp (°F)
Avg Precip (In.)
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Honolulu, HI
CBSA Type96797
CBSA Population913740
Time ZoneHawaii Standard Time
IANA Time ZonePacific/Honolulu
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference- Hours