Omao Homes For Sale

Omao lies just east of Lawai and west of the community of Lihue. The name of the town translates to the word “Green” in Hawaiian. Like many in the region, the area serves primarily as a residential community home to professionals working in other more developed areas of the island. Centrally located, the town is a short drive from both the eastern and southern shores of Kauai. The district is a smaller community compared to Lawai or Kalaheo, with slightly fewer highlands compared to its neighbors. It is 5 minutes from the town of Koloa and the many beautiful beaches to the south. The region of Omao is very rural, green, and filled with ranch land that has been parcelled up for residential properties.

Real Estate in Omao is primarily single-family homes with classic ranch-style architecture and traditional suburban designs. There are a few subdivisions in the community, but most of these are relatively small, with only a handful of homes in each area. Property developments tend to start from larger ranches being subdivided into smaller home lots that are then sold and built with houses that range in home builds and models. Most homes are on a cesspool or have been upgraded to septic.

Market Overview

Neighborhood Stats

Average Sale Price

$1,051,250

Median Listing Price

$675,000

Median Price Per Sqft.

$476

Number of Homes

460

Ownership

65%

Average Sale Price in Kauai

$708,468

What's To Love

Omao is a beautiful rural community with vast greeneries dotting its landscapes. When you drive through the area, you'll love the many forested areas, mature tree-lined streets, and open green spaces throughout town. The region is also quite humid, with winds crashing into the valley as they crest over the mountain ranges and spill out into the neighboring communities of Koloa and Poipu.

What's Not To Love

Omao is relatively underdeveloped compared to other towns in Kauai, retaining a mostly rural community setting with very little in terms of tourism infrastructure. You'll find very few visitor accommodations, no retail establishments, and no new residential developments in the area. The town is also landlocked with no beachfront areas along its borders.

Is it for me?

Who is this neighborhood for

Omao offers a relaxed rural setting perfect for those who want to live far from busy urban city centers or overpopulated tourist areas. If you’re looking to find a home close to nature, surrounded by greeneries, and refreshing mountain views, then you’ve come to the right place.

Find Your Home

Latest homes for sale in Omao

20
Contingent

$1,590,000

3621-D Omao Rd 1

Koloa, HI, 96756
Beds4Baths2.01SqFt1,890MLS#638107
29
Under contract

$980,000

4185 OMAO RD Rd

KOLOA, HI, 96756
Beds6Baths4SqFt2,789MLS#642892
30
Active

$950,000

3815-C OMAO RD 2

KOLOA, HI, 96756
Beds4Baths3SqFt2,158MLS#643207
22
Active

$725,000

3877-B OMAO RD 3

KOLOA, HI, 96756
Beds4Baths3SqFt1,838MLS#634455
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As a licensed real estate salesperson and a Realtor in the state of Hawaii, my task is to connect buyers and sellers of real estate and to guide my client through the transaction. Kauai island is our area of expertise, with emphasis on several specific areas and condo projects in the ‘east coast’ of the island, in addition to the south shore and westside.

Meet the locals

Who Lives on this Kauai Island?

Population

67,999

Median Age

41

Median Household Income

$81,127

Households

23,515

Kids

23%

Seniors

15%

Entertainment

Things to do in Omao

Omao Neighborhood Park

Small neighborhood park that kids in the area frequently visit for a fun time with their friends.

Monkeypod Jam

Bistro bar and restaurant serving classic favorites and comfort food.

Apostolic Faith Church

Local church providing regular Sunday mass to its members.

Kauai Bible Church

Religious ministry offering regular mass and community events.

Education

Schools in Omao

School NameGradesAdmission
Kauaʻi High School9 - 12Public
Island SchoolK - 12Private
Koloa Elementary SchoolK - 5Public
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