Hawaii (HI) has the
2nd highest rent in the country out of 54 states and territories. The Fair Market Rent in Hawaii
$1,159 for a 2-bedroom apartment in
Hawaii County, HI
to $1,767 for a 2-bedroom unit in
Honolulu, HI MSA.
For FY 2012, the Honolulu, HI MSA (Honolulu County) rent for a studio or efficiency is $1,235 per month and $2,870 per month to rent a house or an apartment with 4 bedrooms.
The average Fair Market Rent for a 2-bedroom home in Hawaii is $1,440 per month.
Approximately 15% of Americans qualify for some level of housing assistance. The population in
Hawaii is around 1,211,537 people. So, there are around 181,731 people in Hawaii who could be receiving housing benefits from the HUD.
Click on your region in the list below or on the map to see a more detailed break down of rental prices.
What is Fair Market Rent?
Fair Market Rent is determined each fiscal year by the HUD and is used to set payment standards for federal housing assistance programs in Hawaii.
Fair Market Rent is the 40th-percentile of typical rentals in a given region.