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Income/capita 0%
Household income 17%
Unemployment 72%
IndexKilaueaHawaiiNational
Income per capita$29,882$30,970$29,829
Median household income$64,688$71,977$55,322
Median income owner occupied$84,219$90,877$70,586
Median income renter occupied$50,667$52,188$35,192
Median earnings male$34,094$38,506$36,919
Median earnings female$32,679$30,482$26,250
Unemployment rate1.3%3.4%4.7%
Poverty level10.4%10.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Kilauea is equal to the national average
  • The median household income in Kilauea is 17% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Kilauea is 72% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Kilauea is 31% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $43,121$64,688$129,376
      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.

      Kilauea median earnings by income bracket

      Kilauea employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry12.8%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector0.7%3.1%
      Financial & insurance services0.6%2.0%
      Wholesale & retail services12.6%18.0%
      Public administration3.1%2.5%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities0.0%7.6%
      Education, health & social services9.3%16.4%
      Other60.9%51.1%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Kapaa, HI10,753$69,93826%
      Wailua Homesteads, HI5,987$69,60226%
      Princeville, HI2,078$64,62517%
      Kalihiwai, HI303$60,78110%
      Hanamaulu, HI5,039$57,7084%
      Kilauea, HI2,644$64,68817%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Chauvin, LA2,644$46,42916%
      Carthage, NC2,644$36,84233%
      Albany, MN2,645$53,9023%
      New Richmond, OH2,645$47,24515%
      Nixon, TX2,645$35,97635%
      Kilauea, HI2,644$64,68817%
      Source: The Kilauea, HI employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).