Hawaii s population is 1.4M, with a total workforce of 666K. The labor market grew by 13,300 jobs over the past year, up by 2.0%. The median household income in Hawaii is $82,602, 2.4% higher than last year and 34.6% above the national average of $61,372. In the housing market, total permits issued totaled 5,841 over the last twelve months, up 80.2% year-over-year. Hawaii has 47 active new home projects on the market, 9.6% fewer than the 52 from last year. The average list price in the market is $686,956, 15.5% lower than last year and 121.8% above the national average. Over the last three months, new home contracts decreased by 45.6% to 259. Ewa Beach and Honolulu had the highest concentration of the new home contracts in the Hawaii market.