Honolulu, Hawaii 

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Economy in Honolulu, Hawaii

Honolulu has an unemployment rate of 2.1%. The US average is 3.9%.

Honolulu has seen the job market increase by 0.2% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 31.1%, which is lower than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Honolulu
- The Sales Tax Rate for Honolulu is 4.5%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Honolulu is 8.3%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Honolulu
- The average income of a Honolulu resident is $31,146 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Honolulu resident is $60,548 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYHonolulu, HawaiiUnited States
  2.5%3.7%
  0.2%1.6%
  31.1%33.5%
  4.5%6.2%
  8.3%4.6%
  $34,613$31,177
  $65,707$57,652
  $81,544$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.3%1.3%
  0.0%0.6%
  5.0%6.2%
  2.8%10.4%
  2.3%2.7%
  12.5%11.6%
  4.7%4.1%
  0.7%0.9%
  1.8%2.1%
  4.3%4.7%
  3.1%1.9%
  6.2%6.7%
  0.0%0.1%
  4.4%4.3%
  9.6%9.3%
  11.5%13.8%
  2.1%2.2%
  15.6%7.4%
  4.9%4.9%
  7.9%4.8%
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    Reviews for Honolulu    14 Reviews
    Great to make money in real estate. - 7/14/2019
    It a hour or two. Wait a few years become richer by appreciation not pay unless a pro. No time share are good. Get real estate rent it out and sell when you need to and... Read More

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    Rich, Retired, or Tourist OK... - 10/8/2018
    If you think you’re moving to “paradise,” don’t be fooled. (Unless you consider paradise to be a dirty, homeless-saturated, overpriced hub of bad service, bad food,... Read More

    Before you move here consider this: - 2/5/2016
    I have lived here, on and off, since 2008. Here are the pros and cons as I see them. Pros: Mostly very good weather, sunny all the time. Friendly laid back atmosphere.... Read More


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