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Connecticut Household Income

According to the Census ACS 1-year survey, the median household income for Connecticut was $73,433 in 2016, the latest figures available. Compared to the median US household income, Connecticut median household income is $15,816 higher. 2017 Census ACS data (including 2017 Connecticut household income numbers) will be released in September of 2018. Connecticut median family income and per capita income for Connecticut are shown further down.

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Real Median Household Income in Connecticut

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $57,617 +2.01% +7.02%
Connecticut $73,433 +1.64% +6.21%

Connecticut Real Median Household Income Trends since 2005

The current median household income for Connecticut is $73,433. Real median household income peaked in 2008 at $76,467 and is now $3,034 (3.97%) lower. From a post peak low of $69,138 in 2013, real median household income for Connecticut has now grown by $4,295 (6.21%).

Real Median Household Income: Connecticut, National

Historical Real Median Household Income for Connecticut

Date US Connecticut
2016 $57,617 $73,433
2015 $56,480 $72,247
2014 $54,398 $71,015
2013 $53,838 $69,138
2012 $53,701 $70,327
2011 $53,879 $70,150
2010 $55,093 $70,489
2009 $56,180 $74,988
2008 $58,000 $76,467
2007 $58,736 $76,362
2006 $57,677 $75,498
2005 $56,832 $74,897

Connecticut Family Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows that the median family income for Connecticut was $94,449 in 2016. Compared to the median US family income, Connecticut median family income is $23,387 higher. Like the median household income numbers, 2017 family income data will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Median Family Income in Connecticut

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $71,062 +2.81% +7.71%
Connecticut $94,449 +2.06% +7.13%

Connecticut Real Median Family Income Trends since 2005

The current median family income for Connecticut is $94,449. Real median family income peaked in 2008 at $95,138 and is now $689 (0.72%) lower. From a post peak low of $88,164 in 2013, real median family income for Connecticut has now grown by $6,285 (7.13%).

Real Median Family Income: Connecticut, National

Historical Real Median Family Income for Connecticut

Date US Connecticut
2016 $71,062 $94,449
2015 $69,122 $92,543
2014 $66,820 $90,046
2013 $65,977 $88,164
2012 $65,363 $89,121
2011 $65,564 $88,663
2010 $66,721 $89,439
2009 $68,329 $92,925
2008 $70,638 $95,138
2007 $70,813 $94,252
2006 $69,670 $93,035
2005 $68,618 $92,840

Connecticut Per Capita Income

The ACS survey shows the median per capita income for Connecticut was $41,087 in 2016. Compared to the US per capita income, Connecticut per capita income is $9,959 higher. Per capita income numbers for 2017 will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Per Capita Income in Connecticut

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $31,128 +2.54% +7.19%
Connecticut $41,087 +2.90% +5.70%

Connecticut Real Per Capita Income Trends since 2005

The current per capita income for Connecticut is $41,087. Real per capita income peaked in 2005 at $41,724 and is now $637 (1.53%) lower. From a post peak low of $38,335 in 2011, real per capita income for Connecticut has now grown by $2,752 (7.18%).

Real Per Capita Income: Connecticut, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Connecticut

Date US Connecticut
2016 $31,128 $41,087
2015 $30,358 $39,928
2014 $29,288 $39,917
2013 $29,041 $38,873
2012 $28,558 $38,564
2011 $28,494 $38,335
2010 $28,687 $38,615
2009 $29,542 $39,988
2008 $30,755 $41,684
2007 $30,894 $41,562
2006 $30,078 $40,531
2005 $30,768 $41,724