Income/capita 10%
Household income 11%
Unemployment 4%
IndexKailua CDP (Hawaii County)HawaiiNational
Income per capita$26,721$30,970$29,829
Median household income$61,629$71,977$55,322
Median income owner occupied$69,890$90,877$70,586
Median income renter occupied$55,694$52,188$35,192
Median earnings male$31,695$38,506$36,919
Median earnings female$26,875$30,482$26,250
Unemployment rate4.8%3.4%4.7%
Poverty level12.3%10.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Kailua CDP (Hawaii County) is 10% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Kailua CDP (Hawaii County) is 11% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Kailua CDP (Hawaii County) is 4% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Kailua CDP (Hawaii County) is 19% lower than the national average

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      Kailua CDP (Hawaii County) employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry11.2%0.6%
      Manufacturing sector2.5%0.8%
      Financial & insurance services2.9%4.4%
      Wholesale & retail services20.3%24.7%
      Public administration3.7%2.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.7%6.5%
      Education, health & social services6.7%16.7%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Maunawili, HI2,124$134,792144%
      East Honolulu, HI47,957$114,122106%
      Heeia, HI4,536$110,25099%
      Kailua, HI38,514$109,08797%
      Aiea, HI9,594$108,51796%
      Kailua CDP (Hawaii County), HI13,617$61,62911%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Marshall, MN13,616$44,56119%
      Brandermill, VA13,616$76,26638%
      North Auburn, CA13,622$51,9036%
      Dunmore, PA13,627$48,09613%
      Miami, OK13,631$34,67937%
      Kailua CDP (Hawaii County), HI13,617$61,62911%
      Source: The Kailua CDP (Hawaii County), HI employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).