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Income/capita 19%
Household income 26%
Unemployment 33%
IndexKaaawaHawaiiNational
Income per capita$35,462$30,970$29,829
Median household income$69,500$71,977$55,322
Median income owner occupied$73,333$90,877$70,586
Median income renter occupied$62,500$52,188$35,192
Median earnings male$52,273$38,506$36,919
Median earnings female$30,104$30,482$26,250
Unemployment rate3.1%3.4%4.7%
Poverty level8.9%10.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Kaaawa is 19% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Kaaawa is 26% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Kaaawa is 33% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Kaaawa is 41% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $46,328$69,500$139,000
      City
      $47,979$71,977$143,954
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
      According to the PEW research center, the middle class is defined as a range from two thirds (2/3) of the median household income to a multiple of two (2) times the median household income. Displayed above are the city, state and national median household income averages. Simply enter your median household income to determine if your income falls into the middle class or if your household income is considered upper or lower class.

      Kaaawa median earnings by income bracket

      Kaaawa employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry19.4%6.6%
      Manufacturing sector4.1%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services9.1%14.1%
      Public administration5.9%14.1%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities10.6%7.0%
      Education, health & social services13.8%25.6%
      Other34.1%32.6%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Maunawili, HI2,124$134,792144%
      Heeia, HI4,536$110,25099%
      Kailua, HI38,514$109,08797%
      Aiea, HI9,594$108,51796%
      Mililani Mauka, HI20,322$107,16394%
      Kaaawa, HI1,124$69,50026%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Stafford, KS1,124$35,98235%
      Cyril, OK1,124$42,35323%
      Westlake, TX1,124$250,001352%
      Royalton, IL1,124$34,25038%
      Alpaugh, CA1,124$38,75030%
      Kaaawa, HI1,124$69,50026%
      Source: The Kaaawa, HI employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).