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Dover Delaware Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Dover Delaware metro area was $56,778 in 2015, the latest figures available. Dover median household income is $4,477 lower than the median Delaware household income and $1,003 greater than the US median household income. 2016 metro income data (including Dover median household income) will be released in September of 2017. Median family and per capita income for Dover are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Dover Delaware

2015 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $55,775 +3.83% +5.17%
Delaware $61,255 +2.46% +1.58%
Dover $56,778 +2.69% +3.98%

Trends in Dover, DE Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Dover is $56,778. Real median household income peaked in 2008 at $61,690 and is now $4,912 (7.96%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Dover, Delaware, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Dover

Date US Delaware Dover
2015 $55,775 $61,255 $56,778
2014 $53,719 $59,785 $55,291
2013 $53,166 $58,861 $55,755
2012 $53,031 $60,303 $54,604
2011 $53,223 $61,983 $55,341
2010 $54,405 $60,711 $59,374
2009 $55,478 $62,812 $56,875
2008 $57,276 $63,837 $61,690
2007 $58,003 $62,426 $53,485
2006 $56,957 $62,108 $56,100
2005 $56,122 $63,716 $58,598

Dover Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Dover was $66,755 in 2015. Compared to the median Delaware family income, Dover median family income is $8,176 lower. As with the median household income data, 2016 family income data for Dover will be released in September of 2017.

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Real Median Family Income for Dover Delaware

2015 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $68,260 +3.45% +5.75%
Delaware $74,931 +3.10% +2.73%
Dover $66,755 +5.87% +2.90%

Trends in Dover, DE Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Dover is $66,755. Real median family income peaked in 2008 at $70,796 and is now $4,041 (5.71%) lower.

Real Median Family Income: Dover, Delaware, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Dover

Date US Delaware Dover
2015 $68,260 $74,931 $66,755
2014 $65,986 $72,678 $63,055
2013 $65,153 $70,611 $62,360
2012 $64,548 $72,939 $64,874
2011 $64,766 $73,417 $63,249
2010 $65,888 $74,734 $69,533
2009 $67,476 $74,657 $66,023
2008 $69,756 $75,678 $70,796
2007 $69,929 $75,673 $60,667
2006 $68,801 $73,617 $61,857
2005 $67,761 $77,508 $68,909

Dover Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Dover was $26,387 in 2015. Compared to the median Delaware per capita income, Dover median per capita income is $5,054 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2016 per capita income data for Dover will be released in September of 2017.

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Real Per Capita Income for Dover Delaware

2015 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $29,979 +3.65% +6.30%
Delaware $31,441 +3.01% +6.10%
Dover $26,387 +2.35% +4.92%

Trends in Dover, DE Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Dover is $26,387. Real per capita income peaked in 2005 at $28,127 and is now $1,740 (6.19%) lower. From a post peak low of $23,522 in 2011, real per capita income for Dover has now grown by $2,865 (12.18%).

Real Per Capita Income: Dover, Delaware, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Dover

Date US Delaware Dover
2015 $29,979 $31,441 $26,387
2014 $28,922 $30,523 $25,781
2013 $28,678 $30,001 $25,634
2012 $28,202 $29,633 $25,150
2011 $28,147 $30,692 $23,522
2010 $28,329 $30,144 $25,188
2009 $29,174 $31,076 $26,136
2008 $30,371 $32,384 $26,754
2007 $30,508 $31,840 $26,257
2006 $29,703 $31,519 $27,516
2005 $30,384 $33,558 $28,127