The Urban Honolulu metro area’s share of extreme poverty – neighborhoods where at least 40 percent of residents live below the poverty level – is the highest in Hawaii, according to a new analysis from the website 24/7 Wall St.
Residents of Kalawao County need to make $4,377 every month to maintain a modest standard of living, making it the most expensive place to live in Hawaii.
Taxpayer contributions to Hawaii’s public pension funds in 2017 amounted to 76.3 percent of the total, the 17th highest ratio among the 50 states, according to newly released data by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Despite facing a July 31 target deadline, the Veterans Benefits Administration has yet to provide refunds to tens of thousands of disabled veterans who were erroneously charged home loan funding fees.
College graduates in Hawaii have an average debt burden of $24,955, according to a study by the website 24/7 Wall St. examining average student loan debt in the 50 states.
State income tax revenues in Hawaii represent 22.9 percent of its total state and local levies, according to a new study by the Tax Foundation.
Hawaii earned a score of 71.1 out of 100 in a new ranking of state litigation climates released Wednesday by the U.S. Chamber Institute for Legal Reform.
Hawaii finished 13th highest in the size of its state and local government operations, based on their share of the state’s gross domestic product, according to a 24/7 Wall St. analysis.
Hawaii was ranked Hawaii’s worst county to live in, according to a Wall St. 24/7 analysis of regions with the poorest quality of life within all 50 states.
The state distilled spirits excise taxes in Hawaii ranked 25th in the nation, according to a new analysis from the Tax Foundation based on January 2019 data.
Bring in at least $313,419 in yearly income, and you’ll be among the top 1 percent of earners in Hawaii, according to a Wall St. 24/7 analysis of the ultra wealthy in every state.
The state wine excise taxes in Hawaii ranked 14th in the nation, according to a new analysis from the Tax Foundation based on January 2019 data.
The combined state and average local sales taxes in Hawaii ranked 45th in the nation, according to a new analysis from the Tax Foundation based on July 2019 data.
The state beer excise taxes in Hawaii ranked fifth in the nation, according to a new analysis from the Tax Foundation based on January 2019 data.