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Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale Arizona Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale Arizona metro area was $51,359 in 2012, the latest figures available. Phoenix median household income is $3,533 higher than the median Arizona household income and $12 less than the US median household income. 2013 metro income data (including Phoenix median household income) will be released in September of 2014. Median family and per capita income for Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Phoenix Arizona

2012 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $51,371 -0.36% -4.44%
Arizona $47,826 +0.30% -8.34%
Phoenix $51,359 +0.50% -9.13%

Trends in Phoenix, AZ Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Phoenix is $51,359. Real median household income peaked in 2007 at $60,076 and is now $8,717 (14.51%) lower. From a post peak low of $51,104 in 2011, real median household income for Phoenix has now grown by $255 (0.50%).

Real Median Household Income: Phoenix, Arizona, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Phoenix

Date US Arizona Phoenix
2012 $51,371 $47,826 $51,359
2011 $51,557 $47,685 $51,104
2010 $52,703 $49,273 $53,060
2009 $53,760 $52,180 $56,517
2008 $55,484 $54,342 $59,599
2007 $56,189 $55,247 $60,076
2006 $55,176 $53,826 $59,061
2005 $54,387 $52,082 $56,601

Phoenix Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Phoenix was $60,857 in 2012. Compared to the median Arizona family income, Phoenix median family income is $4,065 higher. As with the median household income data, 2013 family income data for Phoenix will be released in September of 2014.

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Real Median Family Income for Phoenix Arizona

2012 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $62,527 -0.34% -4.37%
Arizona $56,792 +0.55% -8.30%
Phoenix $60,857 +0.18% -8.80%

Trends in Phoenix, AZ Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Phoenix is $60,857. Real median family income peaked in 2007 at $70,417 and is now $9,560 (13.58%) lower. From a post peak low of $60,750 in 2011, real median family income for Phoenix has now grown by $107 (0.18%).

Real Median Family Income: Phoenix, Arizona, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Phoenix

Date US Arizona Phoenix
2012 $62,527 $56,792 $60,857
2011 $62,739 $56,484 $60,750
2010 $63,827 $58,292 $61,603
2009 $65,387 $61,932 $66,727
2008 $67,574 $64,568 $69,169
2007 $67,742 $64,923 $70,417
2006 $66,650 $63,442 $69,589
2005 $65,666 $60,522 $65,693

Phoenix Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Phoenix was $25,889 in 2012. Compared to the median Arizona per capita income, Phoenix median per capita income is $1,289 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2013 per capita income data for Phoenix will be released in September of 2014.

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Real Per Capita Income for Phoenix Arizona

2012 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $27,319 +0.19% -3.36%
Arizona $24,600 +1.28% -3.23%
Phoenix $25,889 +1.53% -3.49%

Trends in Phoenix, AZ Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Phoenix is $25,889. Real per capita income peaked in 2006 at $29,402 and is now $3,513 (11.95%) lower. From a post peak low of $25,498 in 2011, real per capita income for Phoenix has now grown by $391 (1.53%).

Real Per Capita Income: Phoenix, Arizona, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Phoenix

Date US Arizona Phoenix
2012 $27,319 $24,600 $25,889
2011 $27,266 $24,290 $25,498
2010 $27,443 $24,872 $26,126
2009 $28,270 $25,421 $26,824
2008 $29,421 $27,103 $28,785
2007 $29,554 $27,475 $29,128
2006 $28,774 $27,457 $29,402
2005 $29,445 $27,481 $29,246