Hawaii Fair Market Rents

2022 Fair Market Rents

2022 FMRs in Hawaii by county. Click on the map below to view FMRs for a particular county.

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FMRs vary across Hawaii based on County and ZIP code as well as number of bedrooms. The average FMR for a two-bedroom apartment in Hawaii is $1,888.

The highest average FMR for a two-bedroom apartment in the United States is $1,888 in Hawaii. The lowest for a two-bedroom apartment is $485 in Puerto Rico.

FMRs in Hawaii are based on the price of monthly rent plus the cost of essential utilities. FMRs vary by county or ZIP Code. Generally areas with a lower population density have a lower gross rent (lower FMRs) but there are exceptions.

View the Fair Market Rents Overview for detailed information on how FMRs are calculated. Click on a specific county on the map or from the table below for detailed FMR information including Small Area FMRs.

How does Hawaii compare?

The highest FMR for a two-bedroom apartment in Hawaii is $2,240 in Honolulu County. The lowest FMR for a two-bedroom apartment is $1,531 in Hawaii County.

Hawaii ($1,888) has a 89.4% higher FMR for 2-Bedroom housing than the average of the US ($997) and therefore has a higher gross rent.

Hawaii is rank 1st out of 56 States and territories. This means the FMRs, or in other words, the gross rent is higher than all other States and territories. Hawaii is the most expensive State or territory in terms of FMRs.

Average FMRs for Hawaii

Counties in Hawaii (5)
County Rank Studio 1-Bed 2-Bed 3-Bed 4-Bed
Honolulu County 1st $1,552 $1,705 $2,240 $3,182 $3,834
Kauai County 2nd $1,327 $1,590 $1,997 $2,770 $3,418
Maui County 3rd $1,467 $1,568 $1,957 $2,678 $2,944
Kalawao County 4th $1,189 $1,303 $1,714 $2,247 $2,452
Hawaii County 5th $1,017 $1,164 $1,531 $1,969 $2,076

More on Hawaii

Want to learn more about Hawaii? See Loan Limits in Hawaii to view maximum loan amounts or click here to find a Public Housing Authority in Hawaii who can help with finding affordable housing near you.


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Fair Market Rents are estimated by the HUD.