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Income/capita 36%
Household income 66%
Unemployment 37%
IndexLaieHawaiiNational
Income per capita$19,154$30,970$29,829
Median household income$91,836$71,977$55,322
Median income owner occupied$123,068$90,877$70,586
Median income renter occupied$86,484$52,188$35,192
Median earnings male$21,365$38,506$36,919
Median earnings female$10,726$30,482$26,250
Unemployment rate2.9%3.4%4.7%
Poverty level11.7%10.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Laie is 36% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Laie is 66% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Laie is 37% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Laie is 22% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $61,217$91,836$183,672
      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.

      Laie median earnings by income bracket

      Laie employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry11.1%1.5%
      Manufacturing sector1.0%3.0%
      Financial & insurance services1.2%2.7%
      Wholesale & retail services6.7%9.3%
      Public administration5.2%2.7%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities4.5%4.1%
      Education, health & social services38.1%49.1%
      Other30.7%28.5%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Mililani Mauka, HI20,322$107,16394%
      Royal Kunia, HI14,424$103,93288%
      Pupukea, HI4,998$101,14683%
      Ahuimanu, HI8,312$98,18277%
      Mililani Town, HI28,460$94,41771%
      Laie, HI5,782$91,83666%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Siesta Key, FL5,782$81,41847%
      Palermo, CA5,783$40,81326%
      Hingham, MA5,777$109,97099%
      Sandersville, GA5,776$29,70346%
      Robertsdale, AL5,776$38,46730%
      Laie, HI5,782$91,83666%
      Source: The Laie, HI employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).