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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 $70,283 in 2015, the latest figures available. Denver median household income is $6,374 higher than the median Colorado household income and $14,508 greater than the US median household income. 2016 metro income data (including Denver median household income) will be released in September of 2017. Median family and per capita income for Denver-Aurora-Broomfield are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Denver Colorado

2015 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $55,775 +3.83% +5.17%
Colorado $63,909 +4.13% +9.06%
Denver $70,283 +4.98% +10.79%

Trends in Denver, CO Real Median Household Income since 2005

At $70,283, the median household income for Denver was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2015.

Real Median Household Income: Denver, Colorado, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Denver

Date US Colorado Denver
2015 $55,775 $63,909 $70,283
2014 $53,719 $61,374 $66,947
2013 $53,166 $59,855 $63,861
2012 $53,031 $58,600 $63,439
2011 $53,223 $58,371 $62,421
2010 $54,405 $58,753 $63,848
2009 $55,478 $61,233 $65,184
2008 $57,276 $62,741 $66,430
2007 $58,003 $63,115 $67,302
2006 $56,957 $61,147 $64,649
2005 $56,122 $61,474 $66,625

Denver Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Denver was $85,344 in 2015. Compared to the median Colorado family income, Denver median family income is $6,960 higher. As with the median household income data, 2016 family income data for Denver will be released in September of 2017.

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Real Median Family Income for Denver Colorado

2015 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $68,260 +3.45% +5.75%
Colorado $78,384 +3.83% +6.82%
Denver $85,344 +4.82% +8.86%

Trends in Denver, CO Real Median Family Income since 2005

At $85,344, the median family income for Denver was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2015.

Real Median Family Income: Denver, Colorado, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Denver

Date US Colorado Denver
2015 $68,260 $78,384 $85,344
2014 $65,986 $75,492 $81,423
2013 $65,153 $73,307 $79,443
2012 $64,548 $73,381 $78,401
2011 $64,766 $72,834 $77,688
2010 $65,888 $73,705 $79,574
2009 $67,476 $76,160 $82,511
2008 $69,756 $77,240 $82,949
2007 $69,929 $77,151 $81,863
2006 $68,801 $75,957 $80,033
2005 $67,761 $75,817 $81,895

Denver Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Denver was $36,733 in 2015. Compared to the median Colorado per capita income, Denver median per capita income is $3,170 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2016 per capita income data for Denver will be released in September of 2017.

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Real Per Capita Income for Denver Colorado

2015 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $29,979 +3.65% +6.30%
Colorado $33,563 +3.61% +7.20%
Denver $36,733 +4.07% +8.75%

Trends in Denver, CO Real Per Capita Income since 2005

At $36,733, the per capita income for Denver was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2015.

Real Per Capita Income: Denver, Colorado, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Denver

Date US Colorado Denver
2015 $29,979 $33,563 $36,733
2014 $28,922 $32,394 $35,297
2013 $28,678 $31,972 $34,226
2012 $28,202 $31,309 $33,777
2011 $28,147 $31,410 $33,634
2010 $28,329 $31,225 $33,582
2009 $29,174 $32,052 $34,240
2008 $30,371 $33,544 $35,672
2007 $30,508 $33,303 $35,268
2006 $29,703 $32,622 $34,518
2005 $30,384 $32,867 $35,264