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  Honolulu County is the richest county in Hawaii. Honolulu is the largest city located within this county.
  The population of Honolulu county is estimated at 992,761 where 651,239 speak English exclusively and 1,479 speak primarily in another language. In 2017 there were 12,927 births and 8,401 deaths in Honolulu county. Honolulu county has 126,097 housing units that are owned with a mortgage or a loan, 48,290 that are owned free and clear and 136,660 that are renter occupied.

  The gracious residents of Honolulu County filed 481,540 federal tax returns in 2017. This amount represents 70.3% of all Hawaii filings and 0.323% of the entire nation. Honolulu had an incredible combined total federal tax liability of $4,934,888,000 on earned income of $31,975,645,000. Other notable statistics from Honolulu County were 13,280 unemployment claims which collected a total of $69,338,000 and 119,440 charitable contributions valued at $492,335,000. 113,650 filings from Honolulu County paid a combined total of $290,185,000 in property taxes and 103,690 filings paid $1,350,683,000 on mortgage interest costs.

  In 2010 Honolulu county had 744 religious congregations with an estimated 374,560 members.

34.0% of the Honolulu population has a college level Bachelors degree or higher. 8.6% have less than a highschool diploma level education.

Approximately 29% of Honolulu County voted in the presidential election of 2016. This represents a decrease from the 2012 election by 7,242 votes.

At $80,947 the median income is 103.9% of the Hawaii average. An estimated 10,554 people claimed to be unemployed last year in Honolulu, the equivalant of around 2.2% of the county population. This represents a decrease in the level of unemployment from the previous year's value of 2.8%.

Top 15 Industries in Honolulu County.
Total # EmployedIndustry Job Type
57,486Accommodation and food services
50,049Health care and social assistance
46,165Retail trade
41,140Food services and drinking places
37,122Restaurants and other eating places
34,800Administrative and support and waste management and remediation services
33,364Administrative and support services
20,769Full-service restaurants
20,134Transportation and warehousing
18,456Ambulatory health care services
18,234Professional, scientific, and technical services
16,321Traveler accommodation
16,267Hotels (except casino hotels) and motels

In 2018 the average price reduction was 2.73% in Honolulu County (averaging across 14 zip codes a sample of which are; 96814, 96815, 96744, 96825 and 96813).

In 2018 13.84% of listings in Honolulu County (averaging across 21 zip codes a sample of which are; 96821, 96819, 96792, 96814 and 96822) dropped their price.

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