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San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont California Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont California metro area was $83,222 in 2014, the latest figures available. San Francisco median household income is $21,289 higher than the median California household income and $29,565 greater than the US median household income. 2015 metro income data (including San Francisco median household income) will be released in September of 2016. Median family and per capita income for San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for San Francisco California

2014 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $53,657 +1.04% +0.93%
California $61,933 +1.24% +2.70%
San Francisco $83,222 +2.84% +9.84%

Trends in San Francisco, CA Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for San francisco is $83,222. Real median household income peaked in 2008 at $84,502 and is now $1,280 (1.51%) lower. From a post peak low of $75,765 in 2011, real median household income for San francisco has now grown by $7,457 (9.84%).

Real Median Household Income: San Francisco, California, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for San Francisco

Date US California San Francisco
2014 $53,657 $61,933 $83,222
2013 $53,105 $61,175 $80,927
2012 $52,970 $60,144 $77,254
2011 $53,162 $60,304 $75,765
2010 $54,343 $62,663 $79,297
2009 $55,415 $65,026 $81,460
2008 $57,211 $67,098 $84,502
2007 $57,936 $68,450 $84,016
2006 $56,892 $66,513 $82,738
2005 $56,058 $65,013 $79,261

San Francisco Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for San Francisco was $100,827 in 2014. Compared to the median California family income, San Francisco median family income is $29,812 higher. As with the median household income data, 2015 family income data for San Francisco will be released in September of 2016.

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Real Median Family Income for San Francisco California

2014 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $65,910 +1.28% +1.88%
California $71,015 +2.42% +3.03%
San Francisco $100,827 +3.02% +8.43%

Trends in San Francisco, CA Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for San francisco is $100,827. Real median family income peaked in 2008 at $103,622 and is now $2,795 (2.70%) lower. From a post peak low of $92,984 in 2011, real median family income for San francisco has now grown by $7,843 (8.43%).

Real Median Family Income: San Francisco, California, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for San Francisco

Date US California San Francisco
2014 $65,910 $71,015 $100,827
2013 $65,078 $69,338 $97,874
2012 $64,473 $68,276 $93,871
2011 $64,691 $68,924 $92,984
2010 $65,813 $71,103 $95,250
2009 $67,399 $73,971 $100,118
2008 $69,677 $77,004 $103,622
2007 $69,849 $77,055 $100,321
2006 $68,722 $75,810 $99,158
2005 $67,684 $74,526 $96,589

San Francisco Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for San Francisco was $43,924 in 2014. Compared to the median California per capita income, San Francisco median per capita income is $13,483 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2015 per capita income data for San Francisco will be released in September of 2016.

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Real Per Capita Income for San Francisco California

2014 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $28,889 +0.85% +2.75%
California $30,441 +1.48% +3.80%
San Francisco $43,924 +1.22% +6.61%

Trends in San Francisco, CA Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for San francisco is $43,924. Real per capita income peaked in 2007 at $44,684 and is now $760 (1.70%) lower. From a post peak low of $40,929 in 2010, real per capita income for San francisco has now grown by $2,995 (7.32%).

Real Per Capita Income: San Francisco, California, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for San Francisco

Date US California San Francisco
2014 $28,889 $30,441 $43,924
2013 $28,645 $29,996 $43,394
2012 $28,169 $29,223 $41,783
2011 $28,115 $29,326 $41,200
2010 $28,297 $29,702 $40,929
2009 $29,140 $30,769 $42,424
2008 $30,337 $32,315 $44,546
2007 $30,473 $32,745 $44,684
2006 $29,669 $31,673 $42,934
2005 $30,349 $32,489 $43,543