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Georgia Household Income

According to the Census ACS 1-year survey, the median household income for Georgia was $51,244 in 2015, the latest figures available. Compared to the median US household income, Georgia median household income is $4,531 lower. 2016 Census ACS data (including 2016 Georgia household income numbers) will be released in September of 2017. Georgia median family income and per capita income for Georgia are shown further down.

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Real Median Household Income in Georgia

2015 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $55,775 +3.83% +5.17%
Georgia $51,244 +3.78% +5.15%

Georgia Real Median Household Income Trends since 2005

The current median household income for Georgia is $51,244. Real median household income peaked in 2007 at $56,169 and is now $4,925 (8.77%) lower. From a post peak low of $48,486 in 2011, real median household income for Georgia has now grown by $2,758 (5.69%).

Real Median Household Income: Georgia, National

Historical Real Median Household Income for Georgia

Date US Georgia
2015 $55,775 $51,244
2014 $53,719 $49,378
2013 $53,166 $48,668
2012 $53,031 $48,735
2011 $53,223 $48,486
2010 $54,405 $50,474
2009 $55,478 $52,572
2008 $57,276 $55,990
2007 $58,003 $56,169
2006 $56,957 $55,054
2005 $56,122 $55,348

Georgia Family Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows that the median family income for Georgia was $61,250 in 2015. Compared to the median US family income, Georgia median family income is $7,010 lower. 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 Georgia

2015 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $68,260 +3.45% +5.75%
Georgia $61,250 +3.90% +4.67%

Georgia Real Median Family Income Trends since 2005

The current median family income for Georgia is $61,250. Real median family income peaked in 2007 at $66,762 and is now $5,512 (8.26%) lower. From a post peak low of $57,965 in 2011, real median family income for Georgia has now grown by $3,285 (5.67%).

Real Median Family Income: Georgia, National

Historical Real Median Family Income for Georgia

Date US Georgia
2015 $68,260 $61,250
2014 $65,986 $58,953
2013 $65,153 $58,466
2012 $64,548 $58,516
2011 $64,766 $57,965
2010 $65,888 $60,018
2009 $67,476 $62,057
2008 $69,756 $66,346
2007 $69,929 $66,762
2006 $68,801 $65,963
2005 $67,761 $65,227

Georgia Per Capita Income

The ACS survey shows the median per capita income for Georgia was $26,810 in 2015. Compared to the US per capita income, Georgia per capita income is $3,169 lower. Per capita income numbers for 2016 will be released in September of 2017.

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Real Per Capita Income in Georgia

2015 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $29,979 +3.65% +6.30%
Georgia $26,810 +4.54% +6.78%

Georgia Real Per Capita Income Trends since 2005

The current per capita income for Georgia is $26,810. Real per capita income peaked in 2005 at $29,106 and is now $2,296 (7.89%) lower. From a post peak low of $24,876 in 2011, real per capita income for Georgia has now grown by $1,934 (7.77%).

Real Per Capita Income: Georgia, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Georgia

Date US Georgia
2015 $29,979 $26,810
2014 $28,922 $25,645
2013 $28,678 $25,360
2012 $28,202 $25,107
2011 $28,147 $24,876
2010 $28,329 $25,420
2009 $29,174 $26,412
2008 $30,371 $28,342
2007 $30,508 $28,496
2006 $29,703 $27,879
2005 $30,384 $29,106