Kilauea is a very small coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Hawaii. With a population of 2,944 people and just one neighborhood, Kilauea is the 38th largest community in Hawaii.
Real Estate Prices
Kilauea home prices are not only among the most expensive in Hawaii, but Kilauea real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Occupations and Workforce
Kilauea is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 86.00% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Kilauea is a town of service providers, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Kilauea who work in maintenance occupations (20.60%), sales jobs (14.23%) and management occupations (13.49%).
A relatively large number of people in Kilauea telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 10.43% 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
Kilauea is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Such areas are often places that visitors and locals go for waterfront activities or taking in the scenery.