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Maine Household Income

According to the Census ACS 1-year survey, the median household income for Maine was $51,494 in 2015, the latest figures available. Compared to the median US household income, Maine median household income is $4,281 lower. 2016 Census ACS data (including 2016 Maine household income numbers) will be released in September of 2017. Maine median family income and per capita income for Maine are shown further down.

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Real Median Household Income in Maine

2015 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $55,775 +3.83% +5.17%
Maine $51,494 +3.99% +6.79%

Maine Real Median Household Income Trends since 2005

The current median household income for Maine is $51,494. Real median household income peaked in 2007 at $52,456 and is now $962 (1.83%) lower. From a post peak low of $47,798 in 2013, real median household income for Maine has now grown by $3,696 (7.73%).

Real Median Household Income: Maine, National

Historical Real Median Household Income for Maine

Date US Maine
2015 $55,775 $51,494
2014 $53,719 $49,519
2013 $53,166 $47,798
2012 $53,031 $48,219
2011 $53,223 $48,513
2010 $54,405 $49,806
2009 $55,478 $50,522
2008 $57,276 $51,279
2007 $58,003 $52,456
2006 $56,957 $51,065
2005 $56,122 $51,946

Maine Family Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows that the median family income for Maine was $64,651 in 2015. Compared to the median US family income, Maine median family income is $3,609 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 Maine

2015 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $68,260 +3.45% +5.75%
Maine $64,651 +4.02% +6.71%

Maine Real Median Family Income Trends since 2005

At $64,651, the median family income for Maine was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2015.

Real Median Family Income: Maine, National

Historical Real Median Family Income for Maine

Date US Maine
2015 $68,260 $64,651
2014 $65,986 $62,150
2013 $65,153 $61,196
2012 $64,548 $60,586
2011 $64,766 $61,520
2010 $65,888 $63,266
2009 $67,476 $62,488
2008 $69,756 $63,540
2007 $69,929 $64,320
2006 $68,801 $62,061
2005 $67,761 $63,521

Maine Per Capita Income

The ACS survey shows the median per capita income for Maine was $28,437 in 2015. Compared to the US per capita income, Maine per capita income is $1,542 lower. Per capita income numbers for 2016 will be released in September of 2017.

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Real Per Capita Income in Maine

2015 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $29,979 +3.65% +6.30%
Maine $28,437 +1.52% +5.87%

Maine Real Per Capita Income Trends since 2005

The current per capita income for Maine is $28,437. Real per capita income peaked in 2005 at $28,650 and is now $213 (0.74%) lower. From a post peak low of $26,861 in 2012, real per capita income for Maine has now grown by $1,576 (5.87%).

Real Per Capita Income: Maine, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Maine

Date US Maine
2015 $29,979 $28,437
2014 $28,922 $28,010
2013 $28,678 $27,097
2012 $28,202 $26,861
2011 $28,147 $27,192
2010 $28,329 $27,123
2009 $29,174 $27,248
2008 $30,371 $27,703
2007 $30,508 $28,552
2006 $29,703 $27,303
2005 $30,384 $28,650