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Income/capita 12%
Household income 41%
Unemployment 52%
IndexWaipioHawaiiNational
Income per capita$33,330$30,970$29,829
Median household income$77,902$71,977$55,322
Median income owner occupied$94,118$90,877$70,586
Median income renter occupied$61,544$52,188$35,192
Median earnings male$45,179$38,506$36,919
Median earnings female$36,430$30,482$26,250
Unemployment rate2.2%3.4%4.7%
Poverty level6.5%10.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Waipio is 12% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Waipio is 41% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Waipio is 52% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Waipio is 57% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $51,929$77,902$155,804
      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.

      Waipio median earnings by income bracket

      Waipio employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry10.9%1.0%
      Manufacturing sector9.1%0.8%
      Financial & insurance services3.0%7.4%
      Wholesale & retail services13.9%17.2%
      Public administration10.5%10.8%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities10.3%4.0%
      Education, health & social services9.1%28.7%
      Other29.3%24.6%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Maunawili, HI2,124$134,792144%
      East Honolulu, HI47,957$114,122106%
      Ocean Pointe, HI12,274$111,729102%
      Heeia, HI4,536$110,25099%
      Aiea, HI9,594$108,51796%
      Waipio, HI11,554$77,90241%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      East Renton Highlands, WA11,549$91,89566%
      Lovington, NM11,559$51,1777%
      Woodinville, WA11,549$106,34192%
      Grafton, WI11,563$66,43620%
      Enumclaw, WA11,543$55,6441%
      Waipio, HI11,554$77,90241%
      Source: The Waipio, HI employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).