Hawaii: What you need to know
The Aloha State is made up entirely of islands, with Hawaii, Maui and Oahu the three largest. The state’s beaches, amazing natural scenery and a tropical climate draw residents and tourists. The best places to live in Hawaii are Honolulu, Hilo, Kailua, Kaneohe and Waipahu. Dominant industries in Hawaii include tourism, sugarcane, education and the military, and higher education is also well represented with the University of Hawaii, Chaminade, and Brigham Young-Hawaii.
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Quick Facts about HI
|Latest Population Increase||0.00%|
|Median Household Income||$69,515|
|Median Home Price||$515,300|
|Median Property Tax||$2,270|
Employment Rate in HI
Race in HI
Employment Rate in HI
Educational Levels in HI
|Graduate or Professional Degree||10.5%|
|High School Graduate||27.9%|
|Some College, No Degree||22%|
|Percent Bachelor's Degree or Higher||30.8%|
|Percent High School Graduate or Higher||91%|
Industry in HI
|Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting and Mining||1.6%|
|Transportation and Warehousing, and Utilities||5.9%|
|Finance and Insurance, and Real Estate and Rental and Leasing||6.4%|
|Professional, Scientific and Management and Administrative and Waste||10.2%|
|Educational Services and Health Care and Social Assistance||20.5%|
|Arts, Entertainment and recreation and Accommodation and food Services||16.3%|
|Other Services, Except Public Administration||4.5%|
Housing in HI
Data Sources : U.S. Census Bureau, 2010 Census, 2011-2015 American Community Survey, 2010 Census Gazetteer, GreatSchools, WalkScore, Bureau of Labor and Statistics, County Health Rankings & Roadmaps, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Service, Veterans Administration (VA), Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)
Best places to Live in Hawaii
|Title||Population||Median Home Price||Median Household Income|
|Kailua CDP (Honolulu County)||38,722||$829,500||$105,316|