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  ECONOMY OVERVIEW
  

The unemployment rate in Hilo, Hawaii, is 5.00%, with job growth of 2.45%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 39.90%.

Hilo, Hawaii Taxes
Hilo, Hawaii,sales tax rate is 4.00%. Income tax is 8.25%.

Hilo, Hawaii Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $24,384, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $52,563.

  ECONOMYHilo, HawaiiUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  5.00%5.20%
  Recent Job Growth  2.45%1.59%
  Future Job Growth  39.90%37.98%
  Sales Taxes  4.00%6.00%
  Income Taxes  8.25%4.60%
  Income per Cap.  $24,384$28,555
  Household Income  $52,563$53,482
  Family Median Income  $68,268$65,443
  ESTIMATED HOUSEHOLDS BY HOUSEHOLD INCOME
  Income Less Than 15K  15.94%12.55%
  Income between 15K and 20K  5.50%5.36%
  Income between 20K and 30K  11.10%10.42%
  Income between 30K and 40K  8.52%9.80%
  Income between 40K and 50K  7.92%8.80%
  Income between 50K and 60K  6.28%7.90%
  Income between 60K and 75K  9.93%9.93%
  Income between 75K and 100K  13.23%12.16%
  Income between 100K and 150K  14.90%13.01%
  Income between 150K and 200K  4.33%5.04%
  Income greater than 200K  2.36%5.03%
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Management, business, finance  12.71%14.54%
  Engineering, computers, science  3.68%5.34%
  Community, social services  3.63%1.67%
  Legal  1.13%1.16%
  Education, library  9.13%6.13%
  Arts, design, media, sports, entertainment  1.26%1.91%
  Healthcare practitioners and technology  4.78%5.67%
  Healthcare support  2.52%2.51%
  Firefighters, law enforcement  3.55%2.23%
  Food preparation, serving  4.93%5.76%
  Building maintenance  4.22%4.01%
  Personal care  3.77%3.65%
  Sales, office, administrative support  27.52%24.36%
  Farming, fishing, forestry  1.49%0.73%
  Construction, extraction, maintenance/repair  6.68%8.24%
  Production, transportation, material moving  9.02%12.09%

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  4/24/2012
Beautiful Hilo, Hi

Hilo Hawaii is one of the beautiful locations in the world. With an average of over 100 inches a year and tropical climate it is stunning with green. Very old and small... (Read More)

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  10/18/2008
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)

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  1/6/2008
Hele On County Buses

The bus system is free to ride on for the entire island! It is a great way to save money and to get... (Read More)

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