Welcome to Kaneohe

Where scenic splendor meets modern living
The town of Kaneohe, nestled between majestic mountains and the serene waters of Kaneohe Bay, flawlessly blends the allure of nature with the conveniences of modern living. Dive into a realm where the splendor of nature's tapestry meets the sophistication of urban amenities, ensuring every resident experiences the best of both worlds.

What to Love

  • Comparatively affordable, with close proximity to Kailua's stunning beaches
  • Kaneohe Bay properties offer premium boating recreation
  • Many homes feature stunning bright blue bay views
  • Many homes feature breathtaking green mountain vistas
  • Regular rainbows and occasional waterfalls enrich the view

Local Lifestyle

Life in Kaneohe is like owning a panoramic painting that continuously evolves. Many residents enjoy the luxury of their backyards bordering Kaneohe Bay, perfect for those who have a penchant for boating and reveling in exquisite sunsets. Away from the bay, homes are cradled by verdant mountains, offering views of mesmerizing rain-induced waterfalls. These vistas often come alive with the ethereal beauty of rainbows, crafting moments that are nothing short of magical.

Dining and Entertainment

When it comes to dining, Kaneohe doesn't disappoint. Haleiwa Joe's stands as a beacon of culinary artistry, transporting patrons to a world of tropical delight, both in ambiance and palate. The blend of Hawaiian hospitality with gourmet offerings makes every visit a memorable escapade.
For those who love a mix of shopping, dining, and entertainment, Windward Mall is the place to be. From high-fashion stores to tech hubs, this establishment ensures every visitor finds their heart's desire. With delectable eateries and a state-of-the-art movie theater, this mall promises a full day of fun.
In the heart of the town lies a cozy nook named Zia's Caffe. Known for its heartwarming ambiance and sumptuous menu, this café has become a favorite haunt for both locals and visitors. Be it a casual meet-up with friends or a relaxing solo afternoon, Zia's offers the perfect backdrop.

Things to Do

For nature enthusiasts, the Hoomaluhia Botanical Garden offers a sprawling canvas of verdant beauty. This botanical haven is perfect for leisurely strolls, allowing visitors to soak in the serenity and capture stunning photographs.
Water aficionados can indulge in a day of marine adventure, beginning at the He'eia Pier. Launch your boat and chart a course to the Kaneohe Sandbar, a unique marine marvel. Here, you can walk on vast stretches of sand, surrounded by shallow waters, making it a favorite spot for families, friends, and solo adventurers.

Overview for Kaneohe, HI

34,509 people live in Kaneohe, where the median age is 44.6 and the average individual income is $46,739. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population

44.6 years

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Around Kaneohe, HI

There's plenty to do around Kaneohe, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

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Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Andy's Bueno Salsa, Aloha Sweet Remedies & Juice, and Yoga Under the Palms Kailua.

Name Category Distance Reviews
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Dining 3.08 miles 21 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 3.04 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 3.24 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 1.12 miles 11 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.47 miles 9 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.22 miles 11 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Kaneohe, HI

Kaneohe has 10,959 households, with an average household size of 3.07. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Kaneohe do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 34,509 people call Kaneohe home. The population density is 5,274.56 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


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49.14 / 50.86%

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Schools in Kaneohe, HI

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The following schools are within or nearby Kaneohe. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
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Kapunahala Elementary School
PreK - 6th
Reverend Benjamin Parker Elementary School
PreK - 6th
Koolau Baptist Academy
K - 12th
No rating available
Heeia Elementary School
PreK - 6th
Puohala Elementary School
PreK - 8th
5th - 12th
No rating available
K - 8th
No rating available
Kaneohe Elementary School
PreK - 6th
9th - 12th

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