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Retire To Kailua, Oahu, HI
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Kailua, Oahu, Hawaii is one of the great places in the U.S. to live in retirement. Find city facts on home sales prices, air quality, water quality, medical care, cost of living, taxes, weather and other demographics.

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Read the city profile and blog posts from local real estate and community experts. See how home prices are trending over the past few years and get the latest homes for sale listings.

The EPA map on page 3 shows superfund cleanups in the area and the interactive map below provides a birds-eye view of the city.

Links in the data below provide a list of cities similar to Kailua, Oahu in that certain data category. Check back often for home price updates.

Kailua, Oahu, Hawaii
A beach at Kailua, Oahu, Hawaii
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Kailua, Oahu, Hawaii

Kailua, Oahu Population
. 1990 2000 2010
Honolulu Metro Area blank blank 953,207
Kailua, Oahu 36,818 36,513 38,635

Kailua, Oahu
Home Sales Prices
(new & existing homes)
. Monthly Average Annual Average Yr-Over-Yr Change
2014 .nana
2013 .nana
2012 .nana
2011 .nana
2010 . $1,119,027 42.0%
2009 . $787,838 3.4%

Home Sales Price to Big City Comparison
. Kailua, Oahu GPTR 99 City Avg
Home Price $1,119,027 $353,000
Nearest Big City Honolulu na
Home Sales Price in Honolulu $678,000 $265,000
Home Sales Price Bargain Index 133% of Honolulu home prices 133%

Home Sales Price to Renting Comparison
. Kailua, Oahu GPTR 99 City Avg
Home Price $1,119,027 $353,000
Monthly Rent $2,667 $1,336
Price/Rent Index 28.2 times the annual rent 17.7

Kailua, Oahu
Cost of Living (2014)
255% GPTR 99 City Average

Kailua, Oahu Taxes
blank Tax Rate Days Worked to Pay State Rank Tax Rate
(99 City Avg)
Days Worked to Pay
(99 City Avg)
State and Local Sales Tax 4.4% -- 45* 6.8% --
Federal, State and Local Tax -- 105 days 25* -- 109 days
* State rank of 1 pays the highest taxes

Kailua, Oahu Building Permits
(single family homes)
Honolulu County
2013 1,137
2012 1,047
2011 734
2010 879
2009 862

Kailua, Oahu Interactive Maps

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