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Denver-Aurora-Broomfield Colorado Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Denver-Aurora-Broomfield Colorado metro area was $66,870 in 2014, the latest figures available. Denver median household income is $5,567 higher than the median Colorado household income and $13,213 greater than the US median household income. 2015 metro income data (including Denver median household income) will be released in September of 2016. Median family and per capita income for Denver-Aurora-Broomfield are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Denver Colorado

2014 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $53,657 +1.04% +0.93%
Colorado $61,303 +2.54% +5.14%
Denver $66,870 +4.83% +7.25%

Trends in Denver, CO Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Denver is $66,870. Real median household income peaked in 2007 at $67,225 and is now $355 (0.53%) lower. From a post peak low of $62,349 in 2011, real median household income for Denver has now grown by $4,521 (7.25%).

Real Median Household Income: Denver, Colorado, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Denver

Date US Colorado Denver
2014 $53,657 $61,303 $66,870
2013 $53,105 $59,786 $63,787
2012 $52,970 $58,532 $63,366
2011 $53,162 $58,304 $62,349
2010 $54,343 $58,687 $63,775
2009 $55,415 $61,163 $65,110
2008 $57,211 $62,669 $66,354
2007 $57,936 $63,042 $67,225
2006 $56,892 $61,076 $64,574
2005 $56,058 $61,404 $66,549

Denver Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Denver was $81,329 in 2014. Compared to the median Colorado family income, Denver median family income is $5,924 higher. As with the median household income data, 2015 family income data for Denver will be released in September of 2016.

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Real Median Family Income for Denver Colorado

2014 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $65,910 +1.28% +1.88%
Colorado $75,405 +2.98% +3.65%
Denver $81,329 +2.49% +4.81%

Trends in Denver, CO Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Denver is $81,329. Real median family income peaked in 2008 at $82,855 and is now $1,526 (1.84%) lower. From a post peak low of $77,598 in 2011, real median family income for Denver has now grown by $3,731 (4.81%).

Real Median Family Income: Denver, Colorado, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Denver

Date US Colorado Denver
2014 $65,910 $75,405 $81,329
2013 $65,078 $73,222 $79,352
2012 $64,473 $73,296 $78,310
2011 $64,691 $72,750 $77,598
2010 $65,813 $73,622 $79,483
2009 $67,399 $76,073 $82,417
2008 $69,677 $77,152 $82,855
2007 $69,849 $77,063 $81,769
2006 $68,722 $75,870 $79,941
2005 $67,684 $75,731 $81,802

Denver Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Denver was $35,256 in 2014. Compared to the median Colorado per capita income, Denver median per capita income is $2,899 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2015 per capita income data for Denver will be released in September of 2016.

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Real Per Capita Income for Denver Colorado

2014 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $28,889 +0.85% +2.75%
Colorado $32,357 +1.32% +3.13%
Denver $35,256 +3.13% +4.94%

Trends in Denver, CO Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Denver is $35,256. Real per capita income peaked in 2008 at $35,631 and is now $375 (1.05%) lower. From a post peak low of $33,543 in 2010, real per capita income for Denver has now grown by $1,713 (5.11%).

Real Per Capita Income: Denver, Colorado, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Denver

Date US Colorado Denver
2014 $28,889 $32,357 $35,256
2013 $28,645 $31,935 $34,186
2012 $28,169 $31,273 $33,737
2011 $28,115 $31,374 $33,595
2010 $28,297 $31,189 $33,543
2009 $29,140 $32,016 $34,201
2008 $30,337 $33,506 $35,631
2007 $30,473 $33,265 $35,227
2006 $29,669 $32,584 $34,478
2005 $30,349 $32,830 $35,224