For population 25 years and over in North Hilo:
For population 15 years and over in North Hilo CCD:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Honolulu, HI (193.0 miles , pop. 371,657).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (2455.2 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: Laupahoehoe, HI (1.7 miles ), Honomu, HI (2.9 miles ), Papaikou-Wailea, HI (3.2 miles ), Pepeekeo, HI (3.3 miles ), Paauilo, HI (3.4 miles ), Paauhau-Paauilo, HI (3.4 miles ), Papaikou, HI (3.6 miles ), Paukaa, HI (3.8 miles ).
Latitude: 19.94 N, Longitude: 155.23 W
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in North Hilo: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in North Hilo, Hawaii
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:North Hilo-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Hawaii state average. It is 615% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 11/29/1975 at 14:47:40, a magnitude 7.2 (6.0 MB, 7.1 MS, 7.2 UK, 7.2 MS, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 36.2 miles away from the city center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths)
On 8/21/1951 at 10:57:00, a magnitude 6.9 (6.9 UK, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 52.1 miles away from North Hilo center
On 11/16/1983 at 16:13:00, a magnitude 6.7 (6.4 MB, 6.7 MS, 6.7 MW) earthquake occurred 36.3 miles away from the city center, causing $6,000,000 total damage
On 10/15/2006 at 17:07:49, a magnitude 6.7 (6.2 MB, 6.6 MS, 6.7 MW, Depth: 24.2 mi) earthquake occurred 50.1 miles away from the city center
On 4/26/1973 at 20:26:28, a magnitude 6.3 (6.0 MB, 6.1 MS, 6.3 UK, 6.2 ML) earthquake occurred 7.6 miles away from North Hilo center
On 6/26/1989 at 03:27:03, a magnitude 6.2 (5.8 MB, 6.1 MS, 6.2 MS, 6.2 MD) earthquake occurred 36.8 miles away from the city center, destroying 5 buildings
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Hawaii County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 7, Flood: 1, High Surf: 1, Mudslide: 1, Earthquake: 1, Hurricane: 1, Storm: 1, Tsunami Wave: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to North Hilo:
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 5.38. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 17.3 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 6.24. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.3 miles away from the city center.
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
North Hilo compared to Hawaii state average:
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Religion statistics for North Hilo (based on Hawaii County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 39.77%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 36
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 34
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 44
Number of full-service restaurants: 143
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6.70% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($48,782 average adjusted gross income)
0.17% of residents moved from foreign countries ($716 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
4.72% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($38,691 average adjusted gross income)
0.13% of residents moved to foreign countries ($769 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1
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