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Georgia Household Income

According to the Census ACS 1-year survey, the median household income for Georgia was $53,559 in 2016, the latest figures available. Compared to the median US household income, Georgia median household income is $4,058 lower. 2017 Census ACS data (including 2017 Georgia household income numbers) will be released in September of 2018. Georgia median family income and per capita income for Georgia are shown further down.

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Real Median Household Income in Georgia

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $57,617 +2.01% +7.02%
Georgia $53,559 +3.21% +8.68%

Georgia Real Median Household Income Trends since 2005

The current median household income for Georgia is $53,559. Real median household income peaked in 2007 at $56,879 and is now $3,320 (5.84%) lower. From a post peak low of $49,083 in 2011, real median household income for Georgia has now grown by $4,476 (9.12%).

Real Median Household Income: Georgia, National

Historical Real Median Household Income for Georgia

Date US Georgia
2016 $57,617 $53,559
2015 $56,480 $51,891
2014 $54,398 $50,002
2013 $53,838 $49,283
2012 $53,701 $49,350
2011 $53,879 $49,083
2010 $55,093 $51,112
2009 $56,180 $53,237
2008 $58,000 $56,698
2007 $58,736 $56,879
2006 $57,677 $55,749
2005 $56,832 $56,048

Georgia Family Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows that the median family income for Georgia was $65,018 in 2016. Compared to the median US family income, Georgia median family income is $6,044 lower. 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 Georgia

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $71,062 +2.81% +7.71%
Georgia $65,018 +4.83% +9.82%

Georgia Real Median Family Income Trends since 2005

The current median family income for Georgia is $65,018. Real median family income peaked in 2007 at $67,606 and is now $2,588 (3.83%) lower. From a post peak low of $58,679 in 2011, real median family income for Georgia has now grown by $6,339 (10.80%).

Real Median Family Income: Georgia, National

Historical Real Median Family Income for Georgia

Date US Georgia
2016 $71,062 $65,018
2015 $69,122 $62,024
2014 $66,820 $59,698
2013 $65,977 $59,205
2012 $65,363 $59,255
2011 $65,564 $58,679
2010 $66,721 $60,776
2009 $68,329 $62,841
2008 $70,638 $67,185
2007 $70,813 $67,606
2006 $69,670 $66,796
2005 $68,618 $66,052

Georgia Per Capita Income

The ACS survey shows the median per capita income for Georgia was $28,183 in 2016. Compared to the US per capita income, Georgia per capita income is $2,945 lower. Per capita income numbers for 2017 will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Per Capita Income in Georgia

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $31,128 +2.54% +7.19%
Georgia $28,183 +3.81% +9.74%

Georgia Real Per Capita Income Trends since 2005

The current per capita income for Georgia is $28,183. Real per capita income peaked in 2005 at $29,474 and is now $1,291 (4.38%) lower. From a post peak low of $25,182 in 2011, real per capita income for Georgia has now grown by $3,001 (11.92%).

Real Per Capita Income: Georgia, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Georgia

Date US Georgia
2016 $31,128 $28,183
2015 $30,358 $27,149
2014 $29,288 $25,969
2013 $29,041 $25,681
2012 $28,558 $25,424
2011 $28,494 $25,182
2010 $28,687 $25,741
2009 $29,542 $26,746
2008 $30,755 $28,701
2007 $30,894 $28,856
2006 $30,078 $28,232
2005 $30,768 $29,474