The unemployment rate in Big Island is 4.5% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Big Island jobs have increased by 0.6%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Big Island's cost of living is 19.5% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
June, August and September are the most pleasant months in Big Island, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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Marion county voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats
Big Island's population is 1,071 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 9.9%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 22.0 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Big Island is $142,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.7%. Check out the homes in the area
Big Island public schools spend $10,881 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.7 students per teacher in Big Island. More Education