Where are Hawaii’s priciest neighborhoods? The answer shouldn’t surprise you

The three priciest neighborhoods in Hawaii are all on Oahu.

Where are Hawaii’s priciest neighborhoods? The answer shouldn’t surprise you
The median home value in Diamond Head is $2 million. (Image: HICentralMLS) (Source: HICentralMLS)

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - With each passing month it seems home prices in Hawaii are rising, but which neighborhoods are the most expensive?

According to newly-released census figures, Diamond Head tops the cake as the priciest neighborhood, where the median home value there is $2 million.

These numbers are based on a five-year average — from 2013 to 2017 — and only include owner-occupied homes.

[Also read: Census: In just 1 Hawaii community, median home values top $2M]

The second-priciest neighborhood was Lanikai, where the median value there was $1.9 million.

Rounding out the top three priciest neighborhoods on Oahu is Waialae-Kahala area with a median value of $1.6 million.

Residents in Waialae Iki had the highest median household income in the state of around $175,000.

That’s about $100,000 higher than the state’s median household income.

For the full Census list, click here.

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