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Quick Facts About Hilo

    The unemployment rate in Hilo is 5.00 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Hilo jobs have Increased by 2.45 percent.
    Compared to the rest of the country, Hilo's cost of living is 45.60% Higher than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, Hilo's population is 44,549 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 17.83 percent.
    Average Commute time is 17 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    The median home cost in Hilo is $302,400. Home appreciation the last year has been -0.59 percent.
    Hilo public schools spend $12,557 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.9 students per teacher in Hilo.

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re: A great small city - 12/19/2006
I am a teen living in hilo and I dont think its boring at all, you just have to know how to utilize what you have on an island mainly the beach and all the different... (read more)
Nice place to live
Actually I live in Japan now, but Hilo was a great place to live. Really laid back and local. The only thing is it rains a lot, but when the sun's out it's much more... (read more)
A great small city
Hilo is on the move, as is the entire Big Island. But, for now, it remains a great small city to meet people and raise of family. Teenagers will be bored, claiming... (read more)
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