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July 26th, 2015

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Prospect St/Puowaina Dr Neighborhood

Makiki~Lower Punchbowl~Tantalus Area Homes for Sale

Honolulu, Hawaii

Prospect StProspect St/Puowaina Dr area median real estate price is $606,019, which is more expensive than 51.6 percent of the neighborhoods in Hawaii and 93.7 percent of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Prospect St/Puowaina Dr is currently $1,306 and lower in price than 74.2 percent of Hawaii neighborhoods. Real estate vacancies in Prospect St / Puowaina Dr area are 6.7 percent, which is lower than one will find in 65.1 percent of American neighborhoods. Demand for real estate in Prospect St / Puowaina Dr area is above average for the U.S. and may signals demand for either price increases or new construction of residential homes.

Prospect St/Puowaina Dr real estate is primarily made up of small studio to two bedroom to medium sized three or four bedroom condominium complexes, high-rises and single-family homes. Most of the residential real estate is occupied by a mixture of owners and renters. Many of the residences in the Prospect St/Puowaina Dr area are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999 with a number of residences built between 1940 and 1969.

Many things matter about a neighborhood, but the first thing most people notice is the way a neighborhood looks and its particular character. For example, one might notice whether the buildings all date from a certain time period or whether shop signs are in multiple languages. This particular neighborhood in Honolulu, the Prospect St/Puowaina Dr neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.

With 3.8 percent of employed workers living in the Prospect St/Puowaina Dr neighborhood active in the military, this neighborhood has the distinction of having a higher proportion of people in the military than 98.5 percent of American neighborhoods and a major shaper of the neighborhood’s culture and character.

Furthermore, there are more people living in the Prospect St/Puowaina Dr neighborhood employed as sales and service workers at 57.8 percent than almost any neighborhood in the country. From fast-food service workers to major sales accounts, sales and service workers make up the largest proportion of our national employment picture. But despite that size and importance nationally, this neighborhood still stands out as unique due to the dominance of people living here who work in such occupations.

Your future neighbors in the Prospect St/Puowaina Dr area enjoy upper-middle incomes and has a higher income than 62.7 percent of the neighborhoods in America.

In the Prospect St/Puowaina Dr area 42.2 percent of the working population is employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is executive, management, and professional occupations, with 36.0 percent of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations at 11.4 percent and 10.4 percent in manufacturing and laborer occupations.

Culture is shared learned behavior. We learn it from our parents, their parents, our houses of worship, and much of our culture – our learned behavior – comes from our ancestors. That is why ancestry and ethnicity can be so interesting and important to understand: places with concentrations of people of one or more ancestries often express those shared learned behaviors and this gives each neighborhood its own culture. Even different neighborhoods in the same city can have drastically different cultures.

In the Prospect St/Puowaina Dr area, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Asian at 40.6 percent. There are also a number of people of English ancestry at 6.9 percent and residents who report Irish roots at 2.8 percent. Some of the residents are also of German ancestry at 2.5 percent, along with some French ancestry residents at 2.2 percent and 1.3 percent claim British ancestry, among others. In addition, 25.0 percent of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.

The languages spoken by people in this neighborhood are diverse. These are tabulated as the languages people preferentially speak when they are at home with their families. The most common language spoken in the Prospect St / Puowaina Dr neighborhood is English, spoken by 69.2% of households. Other important languages spoken here include Japanese with 2.2 percent of household speaking the language at home followed by Chinese and Vietnamese.

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