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Overview

Introduction to Kaneohe, Hawaii

Kaneohe, Hawaii, in Honolulu county, is 7 miles NE of Honolulu, Hawaii. This town is located in the Honolulu area.

Kaneohe History

Kaneohe Bay played a significant role during the Second World War. This was the first bomb site on the shores of the Hawaii Island. Kaneohe and other Hawaiian communities had to be rebuilt. Kaneohe was a significant agricultural area due to the abundance of rainfall. The town derived its name from a Hawaiian term meaning 'bamboo man.' It is one of the largest residential communities of Oahu.

Kaneohe and nearby Attractions

  • K'ne'ohe Shopping Center
  • Ala Moana Beach Park
  • Honolulu Zoo
  • K'ne'ohe Beach Park
  • Byodo - In Temple

Things To Do In Kaneohe

Tourists in Kaneohe can visit the Ho'omaluhia Botanical Garden. The Sea Life Park is another 'must see' destination. Shopping is a favorite activity in K'ne'ohe Shopping Center, Windward Mall Shopping Center, and K'ne'ohe Bay Shopping Center. Parks such as the K'ne'ohe Beach Park, Keaalu Neighborhood Park, and Kaneohe Community Park are interesting places to hang out. One can also visit the Honolulu Zoo .

Kaneohe Transportation

Honolulu International Airport provides air transportation facility.

Kaneohe Higher Education

The Windward Community College is located in Kaneohe. Other institutes that can be attended from Kaneohe include Honolulu Community College, Leeward Community College, Kapiolani Community College, and Brigham Young University - Hawaii campus.

Demographics

People

Total Population35,065
Male Share of the Population50%
Female Share of the Population50%
Senior Citizens19.3%
Employed Population 16+17,845
Age of the Population42

Families

% of people married52.2%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher35.2%
Median Earnings25+$42,085
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$11,613
Median Earnings With High School Degree$34,196

Wealth

Median Family Income$100,472
% Above Poverty Level93.8%
% Below Poverty Level6.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time29 minutes
% Working from Home3.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.3%
% Using Public Transportation5.2%

Housing

People Living Alone17.3%
Median Gross Rent$1,824
Median House Value$664,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)78%
German4.9%
Irish4.5%
Portuguese3.9%
English3.1%
Italian1.3%
French Except Basque1%
Scottish0.8%
Dutch0.6%
Norwegian0.6%
Polish0.5%
Russian0.4%
Swedish0.3%
Danishn0.2%
Czech0.2%
African0.2%
West Indian0.1%
Welsh0.1%
Swiss0.1%
Ukrainian0.1%
Greek0.1%
Lebanese0.1%
Arab0.1%
Albanian0.1%
Austrian0.1%
Belgian0.1%
Hungarian0.1%
Finnish0.1%
Canadian0.1%
Latvian0.1%
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Kaneohe Almanac

CategoryValue
County Honolulu County
Standard Zip Codes96744
Phone Area Codes808
Time ZonePacific/Honolulu
Approximate Latitude21.41
Approximate Longitude-157.79

Kaneohe Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationKANEOHE MAUKA 781
Distance0.6 miles
Jan Temp66 to 77 F
Apr Temp68 to 78 F
Jul Temp72 to 82 F
Oct Temp72 to 82 F
Annual Precip74.7 inches
StationKANEOHE MCAS
Distance3.9 miles
Jan Temp69 to 79 F
Apr Temp71 to 80 F
Jul Temp74 to 83 F
Oct Temp75 to 84 F
Annual Precip37.1 inches
StationWAIMANALO EXP F 795.1
Distance8 miles
Jan Temp65 to 78 F
Apr Temp68 to 80 F
Jul Temp73 to 84 F
Oct Temp72 to 84 F
Annual Precip42.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Aiea9,594$120,551
Ewa Beach15,165$86,538
Honolulu349,597$77,567
Kailua38,514$116,510
Waimanalo6,296$76,189

Kaneohe Hospitals

Hawaii State Hospital
(Government - State)
45-710 Keaahala Rd
(808) 247-2191

Kaneohe Public Schools

Ahuimanu Elementary School
47-470 Hui Aeko Pl
ZIP: 96744
(808) 239-3125
Primary
Total Enrollment 307
Castle High School
45-386 Kaneohe Bay Dr
ZIP: 96744
(808) 233-5600
High
Total Enrollment 1211
Governor Samuel Wilder King Intermediate School
46-155 Kamehameha Hwy
ZIP: 96744
(808) 233-5727
Middle
Total Enrollment 677
Hakipuu Learning Center
45-720 Keaahala Rd, Cottage #1
ZIP: 96744
(808) 235-9155
Other
Total Enrollment 63
Heeia Elementary School
46-202 Haiku Rd
ZIP: 96744
(808) 233-5677
Primary
Total Enrollment 463
Kahaluu Elementary School
47-280 Waihee Rd
ZIP: 96744
(808) 239-3101
Primary
Total Enrollment 291
Kaneohe Elementary School
45-495 Kamehameha Hwy
ZIP: 96744
(808) 233-5633
Primary
Total Enrollment 601
Kapunahala Elementary School
45-828 Anoi Rd
ZIP: 96744
(808) 233-5650
Primary
Total Enrollment 546
Ke Kula O Samuel M Kamakau - A Laboratory Pcs
46-500 Kuneki St
ZIP: 96744
(808) 235-9175
Other
Total Enrollment 127
Puohala Elementary School
45-233 Kulauli St
ZIP: 96744
(808) 233-5660
Primary
Total Enrollment 271
Reverend Benjamin Parker Elementary School
45-259 Waikalua Rd
ZIP: 96744
(808) 233-5686
Primary
Total Enrollment 334
Waiahole Elementary School
48-215 Waiahole Valley Rd
ZIP: 96744
(808) 239-3111
Primary
Total Enrollment 82

Kaneohe Private Schools

Koolau Baptist Academy
45-633 Keneke St
ZIP: 96744
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 187
St Ann's Model Schools
46-125 Haiku Rd
ZIP: 96744
Elementary
Total Enrollment 289
St Mark Lutheran School
45-725 Kamehameha Hwy
ZIP: 96744
Elementary
Total Enrollment 179
Windward Nazarene Academy
45-232 Puaae Rd
ZIP: 96744
Elementary
Total Enrollment 158
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