Aiea (Hawaiian: Aiea) is a census-designated place (CDP) located in the City and County of Honolulu, Hawaii, United States. As of the 2010 Census, the CDP had a total population of 9,338. Aiea is located at 21239N1575551W / 21.38583N 157.93083W / 21.38583; -157.93083 (21.385900, 157.930927). According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 1.8 square miles (4.7km2), of which, 1.6 square miles (4.1km2) of it is land and 0.1 square miles (0.26km2) of it (5.71%) is water.
Aiea is home to Pearlridge, Hawaii's largest enclosed shopping center and second largest shopping center in the state. The mall is separated into two sections, known as Uptown and Downtown, and includes a monorail. There is a hospital located on mall property (Pali Momi Medical Center), and Hawaii's largest watercress farm (Sumida Farm).
You'll also find the Aloha Stadium which is home to the University of Hawaii Rainbows Football Team. On Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays you'll find the largest Swap Meet shopping experience. A great place to find the best souvenirs to send as gifts to friends and family.