Best places to live on the Big Island

Local’s Favorite places to live on the Big Island

1. Waimea/Kamuela

2. Hilo

3. North Kona

4. Captain Cook

5. Hakalau

6. Hawi

7. Laupahoehoe

8. Pepeekeo

9. Kuakini Heights

10. Papaikou

11. Kalaoa

12. Kawaihae


AFFORDABLE places to live on the Big Island

1. Naalehu

2. Ocean View

3. Keaau

4. North Kohala

5. Holualoa

6. Kapaau


Other Places To Consider

1. Ninole

2. Kapoho

3. Honokaa

4. Waipio Valley

5. Puuanahulu

6. Honomu

7. Wainaku

8. Kealakekua

9. Makalei Estates

9. North Hilo

10. South Kohala

11. South Hilo


Most Luxurious Places To Live On The Big Island

1. Kukio real estate – for billionaires seeking seclusion & security, and your own private beach.

2. Hualalai

3. Mauna Kea Resort

4. Mauna Lani Resort

5. Kohanaiki

6. Puakea


Best Places to Buy a 2nd Home

1. Puako – a little beach town that lacks some of the high-end finishes but makes up for it with plenty of charm.

2. Kailua-Kona

3. Waikoloa

4. Waikoloa Village

5. Keauhou

6. Volcano