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Delaware Household Income

According to the Census ACS 1-year survey, the median household income for Delaware was $61,757 in 2016, the latest figures available. Compared to the median US household income, Delaware median household income is $4,140 higher. 2017 Census ACS data (including 2017 Delaware household income numbers) will be released in September of 2018. Delaware median family income and per capita income for Delaware are shown further down.

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Real Median Household Income in Delaware

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $57,617 +2.01% +7.02%
Delaware $61,757 -0.44% +3.61%

Delaware Real Median Household Income Trends since 2005

The current median household income for Delaware is $61,757. Real median household income peaked in 2008 at $64,644 and is now $2,887 (4.47%) lower. From a post peak low of $59,605 in 2013, real median household income for Delaware has now grown by $2,152 (3.61%).

Real Median Household Income: Delaware, National

Historical Real Median Household Income for Delaware

Date US Delaware
2016 $57,617 $61,757
2015 $56,480 $62,029
2014 $54,398 $60,541
2013 $53,838 $59,605
2012 $53,701 $61,065
2011 $53,879 $62,747
2010 $55,093 $61,479
2009 $56,180 $63,606
2008 $58,000 $64,644
2007 $58,736 $63,216
2006 $57,677 $62,893
2005 $56,832 $64,522

Delaware Family Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows that the median family income for Delaware was $74,251 in 2016. Compared to the median US family income, Delaware median family income is $3,189 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 Delaware

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $71,062 +2.81% +7.71%
Delaware $74,251 -2.14% +3.84%

Delaware Real Median Family Income Trends since 2005

The current median family income for Delaware is $74,251. Real median family income peaked in 2005 at $78,488 and is now $4,237 (5.40%) lower. From a post peak low of $71,504 in 2013, real median family income for Delaware has now grown by $2,747 (3.84%).

Real Median Family Income: Delaware, National

Historical Real Median Family Income for Delaware

Date US Delaware
2016 $71,062 $74,251
2015 $69,122 $75,878
2014 $66,820 $73,597
2013 $65,977 $71,504
2012 $65,363 $73,860
2011 $65,564 $74,321
2010 $66,721 $75,678
2009 $68,329 $75,601
2008 $70,638 $76,634
2007 $70,813 $76,630
2006 $69,670 $74,547
2005 $68,618 $78,488

Delaware Per Capita Income

The ACS survey shows the median per capita income for Delaware was $31,712 in 2016. Compared to the US per capita income, Delaware per capita income is $584 higher. Per capita income numbers for 2017 will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Per Capita Income in Delaware

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $31,128 +2.54% +7.19%
Delaware $31,712 -0.40% +4.38%

Delaware Real Per Capita Income Trends since 2005

The current per capita income for Delaware is $31,712. Real per capita income peaked in 2005 at $33,982 and is now $2,270 (6.68%) lower. From a post peak low of $30,007 in 2012, real per capita income for Delaware has now grown by $1,705 (5.68%).

Real Per Capita Income: Delaware, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Delaware

Date US Delaware
2016 $31,128 $31,712
2015 $30,358 $31,838
2014 $29,288 $30,909
2013 $29,041 $30,380
2012 $28,558 $30,007
2011 $28,494 $31,070
2010 $28,687 $30,525
2009 $29,542 $31,469
2008 $30,755 $32,793
2007 $30,894 $32,242
2006 $30,078 $31,917
2005 $30,768 $33,982