Income/capita 11%
Household income 20%
Unemployment 49%
IndexWaimea CDP (Kauai County)HawaiiNational
Income per capita$33,015$30,970$29,829
Median household income$66,111$71,977$55,322
Median income owner occupied$81,193$90,877$70,586
Median income renter occupied$52,375$52,188$35,192
Median earnings male$35,039$38,506$36,919
Median earnings female$31,571$30,482$26,250
Unemployment rate6.9%3.4%4.7%
Poverty level12.8%10.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Waimea CDP (Kauai County) is 11% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Waimea CDP (Kauai County) is 20% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Waimea CDP (Kauai County) is 49% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Waimea CDP (Kauai County) is 15% lower than the national average

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      Waimea CDP (Kauai County) employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry12.9%1.5%
      Manufacturing sector2.0%6.6%
      Financial & insurance services2.0%2.9%
      Wholesale & retail services7.5%21.0%
      Public administration8.4%8.8%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities2.4%0.0%
      Education, health & social services14.2%28.1%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Puako, HI795$93,33369%
      Waikoloa Village, HI6,292$75,87537%
      Waimea, HI10,770$67,52422%
      Hawi, HI1,315$65,45818%
      Halaula, HI632$63,57115%
      Waimea CDP (Kauai County), HI1,804$66,11120%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Espy, PA1,804$52,8654%
      Cheswick, PA1,804$55,3210%
      Logansport, LA1,805$39,33629%
      Union City, OH1,803$27,20651%
      New Chicago, IN1,805$35,90935%
      Waimea CDP (Kauai County), HI1,804$66,11120%
      Source: The Waimea CDP (Kauai County), HI employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).