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Maryland Household Income

According to the Census ACS 1-year survey, the median household income for Maryland was $78,945 in 2016, the latest figures available. Compared to the median US household income, Maryland median household income is $21,328 higher. 2017 Census ACS data (including 2017 Maryland household income numbers) will be released in September of 2018. Maryland median family income and per capita income for Maryland are shown further down.

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Real Median Household Income in Maryland

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $57,617 +2.01% +7.02%
Maryland $78,945 +2.79% +5.70%

Maryland Real Median Household Income Trends since 2005

At $78,945, the median household income for Maryland was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2016.

Real Median Household Income: Maryland, National

Historical Real Median Household Income for Maryland

Date US Maryland
2016 $57,617 $78,945
2015 $56,480 $76,805
2014 $54,398 $74,993
2013 $53,838 $74,687
2012 $53,701 $74,348
2011 $53,879 $74,685
2010 $55,093 $75,797
2009 $56,180 $77,491
2008 $58,000 $78,641
2007 $58,736 $78,808
2006 $57,677 $77,548
2005 $56,832 $75,697

Maryland Family Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows that the median family income for Maryland was $95,336 in 2016. Compared to the median US family income, Maryland median family income is $24,274 higher. 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 Maryland

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $71,062 +2.81% +7.71%
Maryland $95,336 +2.82% +6.10%

Maryland Real Median Family Income Trends since 2005

The current median family income for Maryland is $95,336. Real median family income peaked in 2007 at $95,390 and is now $54 (0.06%) lower. From a post peak low of $89,428 in 2011, real median family income for Maryland has now grown by $5,908 (6.61%).

Real Median Family Income: Maryland, National

Historical Real Median Family Income for Maryland

Date US Maryland
2016 $71,062 $95,336
2015 $69,122 $92,724
2014 $66,820 $90,916
2013 $65,977 $89,855
2012 $65,363 $89,885
2011 $65,564 $89,428
2010 $66,721 $91,521
2009 $68,329 $94,251
2008 $70,638 $94,103
2007 $70,813 $95,390
2006 $69,670 $92,660
2005 $68,618 $92,027

Maryland Per Capita Income

The ACS survey shows the median per capita income for Maryland was $38,662 in 2016. Compared to the US per capita income, Maryland per capita income is $7,534 higher. Per capita income numbers for 2017 will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Per Capita Income in Maryland

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $31,128 +2.54% +7.19%
Maryland $38,662 +1.75% +3.72%

Maryland Real Per Capita Income Trends since 2005

The current per capita income for Maryland is $38,662. Real per capita income peaked in 2007 at $39,060 and is now $398 (1.02%) lower. From a post peak low of $36,738 in 2012, real per capita income for Maryland has now grown by $1,924 (5.24%).

Real Per Capita Income: Maryland, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Maryland

Date US Maryland
2016 $31,128 $38,662
2015 $30,358 $37,996
2014 $29,288 $36,840
2013 $29,041 $37,277
2012 $28,558 $36,738
2011 $28,494 $36,807
2010 $28,687 $37,178
2009 $29,542 $38,469
2008 $30,755 $38,468
2007 $30,894 $39,060
2006 $30,078 $37,960
2005 $30,768 $38,233