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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 $62,760 in 2013, the latest figures available. Denver median household income is $3,937 higher than the median Colorado household income and $10,510 greater than the US median household income. 2014 metro income data (including Denver median household income) will be released in September of 2015. Median family and per capita income for Denver-Aurora-Broomfield are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Denver Colorado

2013 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $52,250 +0.26% -2.28%
Colorado $58,823 +2.14% +1.87%
Denver $62,760 +0.66% +0.02%

Trends in Denver, CO Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Denver is $62,760. Real median household income peaked in 2007 at $66,145 and is now $3,385 (5.12%) lower. From a post peak low of $61,346 in 2011, real median household income for Denver has now grown by $1,414 (2.30%).

Real Median Household Income: Denver, Colorado, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Denver

Date US Colorado Denver
2013 $52,250 $58,823 $62,760
2012 $52,117 $57,589 $62,346
2011 $52,306 $57,366 $61,346
2010 $53,469 $57,742 $62,749
2009 $54,541 $60,198 $64,083
2008 $56,290 $61,661 $65,286
2007 $57,006 $62,030 $66,145
2006 $55,978 $60,096 $63,537
2005 $55,178 $60,440 $65,504

Denver Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Denver was $78,074 in 2013. Compared to the median Colorado family income, Denver median family income is $6,031 higher. As with the median household income data, 2014 family income data for Denver will be released in September of 2015.

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Real Median Family Income for Denver Colorado

2013 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $64,030 +0.94% -1.12%
Colorado $72,043 -0.10% -0.54%
Denver $78,074 +1.33% -0.17%

Trends in Denver, CO Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Denver is $78,074. Real median family income peaked in 2008 at $81,521 and is now $3,447 (4.23%) lower. From a post peak low of $76,349 in 2011, real median family income for Denver has now grown by $1,725 (2.26%).

Real Median Family Income: Denver, Colorado, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Denver

Date US Colorado Denver
2013 $64,030 $72,043 $78,074
2012 $63,435 $72,115 $77,049
2011 $63,650 $71,579 $76,349
2010 $64,754 $72,437 $78,204
2009 $66,336 $74,874 $81,117
2008 $68,556 $75,911 $81,521
2007 $68,727 $75,825 $80,456
2006 $67,618 $74,652 $78,657
2005 $66,621 $74,542 $80,517

Denver Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Denver was $33,636 in 2013. Compared to the median Colorado per capita income, Denver median per capita income is $2,215 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2014 per capita income data for Denver will be released in September of 2015.

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Real Per Capita Income for Denver Colorado

2013 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $28,184 +1.69% +1.23%
Colorado $31,421 +2.12% +2.39%
Denver $33,636 +1.33% +1.91%

Trends in Denver, CO Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Denver is $33,636. Real per capita income peaked in 2008 at $35,058 and is now $1,422 (4.06%) lower. From a post peak low of $33,004 in 2010, real per capita income for Denver has now grown by $632 (1.91%).

Real Per Capita Income: Denver, Colorado, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Denver

Date US Colorado Denver
2013 $28,184 $31,421 $33,636
2012 $27,716 $30,770 $33,194
2011 $27,662 $30,869 $33,054
2010 $27,841 $30,687 $33,004
2009 $28,681 $31,511 $33,661
2008 $29,849 $32,967 $35,058
2007 $29,984 $32,730 $34,662
2006 $29,192 $32,061 $33,925
2005 $29,873 $32,314 $34,671