Haleiwa has been named a finalist in Coastal Living magazine’s third annual ranking of America’s Happiest Seaside Towns. Readers are invited to vote for their favorites online and the winning town will be revealed in the cover story of the magazine’s July/August issue.
Editors say finalists are chosen based on past profiles, reader nominations, Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index, and other factors like sunny days, commute times, walkability and crime ratings.
This year’s finalists also include Bolinas, CA, Captiva Island, FL, Chincoteague, VA, Provincetown, MA, Saugatuck, MI, Scarborough, ME, St. Augustine, FL, St. Simons Island, GA and Watch Hill, RI.
Voting will be open through March 31 and is limited to one vote per IP address per hour.