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Delaware Household Income

According to the Census ACS 1-year survey, the median household income for Delaware was $61,255 in 2015, the latest figures available. Compared to the median US household income, Delaware median household income is $5,480 higher. 2016 Census ACS data (including 2016 Delaware household income numbers) will be released in September of 2017. Delaware median family income and per capita income for Delaware are shown further down.

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Real Median Household Income in Delaware

2015 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $55,775 +3.83% +5.17%
Delaware $61,255 +2.46% +1.58%

Delaware Real Median Household Income Trends since 2005

The current median household income for Delaware is $61,255. Real median household income peaked in 2008 at $63,837 and is now $2,582 (4.04%) lower. From a post peak low of $58,861 in 2013, real median household income for Delaware has now grown by $2,394 (4.07%).

Real Median Household Income: Delaware, National

Historical Real Median Household Income for Delaware

Date US Delaware
2015 $55,775 $61,255
2014 $53,719 $59,785
2013 $53,166 $58,861
2012 $53,031 $60,303
2011 $53,223 $61,983
2010 $54,405 $60,711
2009 $55,478 $62,812
2008 $57,276 $63,837
2007 $58,003 $62,426
2006 $56,957 $62,108
2005 $56,122 $63,716

Delaware Family Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows that the median family income for Delaware was $74,931 in 2015. Compared to the median US family income, Delaware median family income is $6,671 higher. Like the median household income numbers, 2016 family income data will be released in September of 2017.

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Real Median Family Income in Delaware

2015 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $68,260 +3.45% +5.75%
Delaware $74,931 +3.10% +2.73%

Delaware Real Median Family Income Trends since 2005

The current median family income for Delaware is $74,931. Real median family income peaked in 2005 at $77,508 and is now $2,577 (3.32%) lower. From a post peak low of $70,611 in 2013, real median family income for Delaware has now grown by $4,320 (6.12%).

Real Median Family Income: Delaware, National

Historical Real Median Family Income for Delaware

Date US Delaware
2015 $68,260 $74,931
2014 $65,986 $72,678
2013 $65,153 $70,611
2012 $64,548 $72,939
2011 $64,766 $73,417
2010 $65,888 $74,734
2009 $67,476 $74,657
2008 $69,756 $75,678
2007 $69,929 $75,673
2006 $68,801 $73,617
2005 $67,761 $77,508

Delaware Per Capita Income

The ACS survey shows the median per capita income for Delaware was $31,441 in 2015. Compared to the US per capita income, Delaware per capita income is $1,462 higher. Per capita income numbers for 2016 will be released in September of 2017.

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Real Per Capita Income in Delaware

2015 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $29,979 +3.65% +6.30%
Delaware $31,441 +3.01% +6.10%

Delaware Real Per Capita Income Trends since 2005

The current per capita income for Delaware is $31,441. Real per capita income peaked in 2005 at $33,558 and is now $2,117 (6.31%) lower. From a post peak low of $29,633 in 2012, real per capita income for Delaware has now grown by $1,808 (6.10%).

Real Per Capita Income: Delaware, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Delaware

Date US Delaware
2015 $29,979 $31,441
2014 $28,922 $30,523
2013 $28,678 $30,001
2012 $28,202 $29,633
2011 $28,147 $30,692
2010 $28,329 $30,144
2009 $29,174 $31,076
2008 $30,371 $32,384
2007 $30,508 $31,840
2006 $29,703 $31,519
2005 $30,384 $33,558