HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - WalletHub took a look at the best beach towns to live in the country, and Hawaii claimed some of the list's top spots.
Lahaina was rated the no. 1 beach town in the nation. Kihei was rated no. 8.
WalletHub, a personal-finance website, took a look at 58 different key metrics which ranged from housing costs to quality of beach water.
Wailuku was noted for having the lowest median annual property taxes out of beach cities.
Other Hawaii beach communities mentioned were Kailua, ranked 77, Kapolei, ranked 82, Wailuku, ranked 93, Waianae, ranked 106, Ewa Beach, ranked 123, Kaneohe, ranked 125, and Hilo, ranked 153.
For more information on individual rankings, visit WalletHub's website.