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Baltimore-Towson Maryland Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Baltimore-Towson Maryland metro area was $72,520 in 2015, the latest figures available. Baltimore median household income is $3,327 lower than the median Maryland household income and $16,745 greater than the US median household income. 2016 metro income data (including Baltimore median household income) will be released in September of 2017. Median family and per capita income for Baltimore-Towson are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Baltimore Maryland

2015 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $55,775 +3.83% +5.17%
Maryland $75,847 +2.42% +3.30%
Baltimore $72,520 +1.31% +4.90%

Trends in Baltimore, MD Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Baltimore is $72,520. Real median household income peaked in 2007 at $72,816 and is now $296 (0.41%) lower. From a post peak low of $68,990 in 2011, real median household income for Baltimore has now grown by $3,530 (5.12%).

Real Median Household Income: Baltimore, Maryland, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Baltimore

Date US Maryland Baltimore
2015 $55,775 $75,847 $72,520
2014 $53,719 $74,056 $71,584
2013 $53,166 $73,754 $69,656
2012 $53,031 $73,421 $69,135
2011 $53,223 $73,776 $68,990
2010 $54,405 $74,851 $70,457
2009 $55,478 $76,524 $72,238
2008 $57,276 $77,659 $72,790
2007 $58,003 $77,824 $72,816
2006 $56,957 $76,580 $71,721
2005 $56,122 $74,752 $69,721

Baltimore Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Baltimore was $90,008 in 2015. Compared to the median Maryland family income, Baltimore median family income is $1,559 lower. As with the median household income data, 2016 family income data for Baltimore will be released in September of 2017.

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Real Median Family Income for Baltimore Maryland

2015 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $68,260 +3.45% +5.75%
Maryland $91,567 +1.99% +3.16%
Baltimore $90,008 +1.83% +2.37%

Trends in Baltimore, MD Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Baltimore is $90,008. Real median family income peaked in 2007 at $91,227 and is now $1,219 (1.34%) lower. From a post peak low of $84,649 in 2011, real median family income for Baltimore has now grown by $5,359 (6.33%).

Real Median Family Income: Baltimore, Maryland, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Baltimore

Date US Maryland Baltimore
2015 $68,260 $91,567 $90,008
2014 $65,986 $89,782 $88,393
2013 $65,153 $88,734 $85,908
2012 $64,548 $88,764 $87,926
2011 $64,766 $88,340 $84,649
2010 $65,888 $90,378 $87,540
2009 $67,476 $93,074 $89,348
2008 $69,756 $92,928 $89,208
2007 $69,929 $94,199 $91,227
2006 $68,801 $91,504 $87,510
2005 $67,761 $90,878 $87,066

Baltimore Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Baltimore was $36,652 in 2015. Compared to the median Maryland per capita income, Baltimore median per capita income is $870 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2016 per capita income data for Baltimore will be released in September of 2017.

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Real Per Capita Income for Baltimore Maryland

2015 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $29,979 +3.65% +6.30%
Maryland $37,522 +3.14% +3.42%
Baltimore $36,652 +2.85% +4.31%

Trends in Baltimore, MD Real Per Capita Income since 2005

At $36,652, the per capita income for Baltimore was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2015.

Real Per Capita Income: Baltimore, Maryland, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Baltimore

Date US Maryland Baltimore
2015 $29,979 $37,522 $36,652
2014 $28,922 $36,380 $35,637
2013 $28,678 $36,812 $35,791
2012 $28,202 $36,280 $35,139
2011 $28,147 $36,359 $35,105
2010 $28,329 $36,714 $35,405
2009 $29,174 $37,989 $36,448
2008 $30,371 $37,988 $36,364
2007 $30,508 $38,573 $36,596
2006 $29,703 $37,486 $35,903
2005 $30,384 $37,756 $36,002