Hilo, HI
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Hilo, Hawaii Info Snack

Population
45,056
Unemployment
5.8%
Poverty
17.1%
Median Home
$329,200
Median Income
$63,283
Median Rent
$1,045

Hilo SnackAbility

7.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
5
Diversity
10
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
8.5
Commute
9

Hilo, HI Cost Of Living

145
Hilo's Overall Cost Of Living
1.4x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Hilo Hawaii National Average
Overall 145 176 100
Services 129 127 100
Groceries 152 156 100
Health 119 120 100
Housing 144 250 100
Transportation 146 141 100
Utilities 203 194 100

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Population over time in Hilo

Year Population % Change
2019 45,056 -2.7%
2018 46,284 1.3%
2017 45,703 0.3%
2016 45,579 0.4%
2015 45,380 1.9%
2014 44,549 0.1%
2013 44,486 -1.5%
2012 45,158 -3.1%
2011 46,594 -4.5%
2010 48,795 -

Race / Ethnicity in Hilo

White
16.9% (7,630)
African American
0.6% (264)
American Indian
0.1% (46)
Asian
32.1% (14,477)
Hawaiian
9.3% (4,181)
Other
0.2% (69)
Two Or More
29.1% (13,091)
Hispanic
11.8% (5,298)
Race Hilo HI USA
White 16.9% 22.0% 60.7%
African American 0.6% 1.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 32.1% 36.9% 5.5%
Hawaiian 9.3% 9.4% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 29.1% 19.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 11.8% 10.5% 18.0%

Gender in Hilo

Female
51.7% (23,302)
Male
48.3% (21,754)
Gender Hilo HI USA
Female 51.7% 49.8% 50.8%
Male 48.3% 50.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Hilo for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
-0.0% (0)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (2,252)
High School / GED
28.0% (12,615)
Some College
19.0% (8,560)
Associate's Degree
13.0% (5,857)
Bachelor's Degree
23.0% (10,362)
Master's Degree
7.0% (3,153)
Professional Degree
2.0% (901)
Doctorate Degree
3.0% (1,351)
Education Hilo HI USA
< 9th Grade -0.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 4.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 28.0% 27.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 13.0% 11.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 23.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 7.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Hilo, Hawaii

Less than $10,000
8.0% (360,481)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.8% (216,120)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.0% (403,255)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.8% (442,652)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.1% (409,727)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.7% (795,254)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.5% (609,245)
$100,000 to $149,999
16.6% (749,385)
$150,000 to $199,999
7.1% (320,240)
$200,000 or more
4.4% (199,235)
Income Hilo HI USA
Less than $10,000 8.0% 5.2% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.8% 2.8% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.0% 5.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.8% 6.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.1% 9.8% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.7% 16.0% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.5% 14.1% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 16.6% 19.5% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 7.1% 9.9% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 4.4% 10.3% 7.7%

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