Kamuela is a somewhat small town located in the state of Hawaii. With a population of 10,010 people and just one neighborhood, Kamuela is the 19th largest community in Hawaii.
Real Estate Prices
Housing costs in Kamuela are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in Hawaii.
Occupations and Workforce
Kamuela is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Kamuela is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Kamuela who work in management occupations (14.89%), office and administrative support (14.15%) and sales jobs (9.56%).
Of important note, Kamuela is also a town of artists. Kamuela has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Kamuela’s character.
A relatively large number of people in Kamuela telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 10.91% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Setting & Lifestyle