Waimea is located close to the center of Hawaii. Waimea is part of Kauai County. Waimea has 39.29 square miles of land area and 0.04 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Waimea population is 9,642, which has grown 37.19% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 14.95% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Waimea median household income is $56,159 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 9.79% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 36.89% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Waimea median house value is $370,000 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 88.68% since 2000. The house value growth rate is about the same as the state average rate of 85.00% and is much higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Waimea is much better than the state average in quality. The Waimea area code is 808.