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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 $66,970 in 2012, the latest figures available. Baltimore median household income is $4,152 lower than the median Maryland household income and $15,599 greater than the US median household income. 2013 metro income data (including Baltimore median household income) will be released in September of 2014. Median family and per capita income for Baltimore-Towson are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Baltimore Maryland

2012 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $51,371 -0.36% -4.44%
Maryland $71,122 -0.48% -4.09%
Baltimore $66,970 +0.21% -4.33%

Trends in Baltimore, MD Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Baltimore is $66,970. Real median household income peaked in 2007 at $70,540 and is now $3,570 (5.06%) lower. From a post peak low of $66,831 in 2011, real median household income for Baltimore has now grown by $139 (0.21%).

Real Median Household Income: Baltimore, Maryland, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Baltimore

Date US Maryland Baltimore
2012 $51,371 $71,122 $66,970
2011 $51,557 $71,466 $66,831
2010 $52,703 $72,510 $68,253
2009 $53,760 $74,154 $70,001
2008 $55,484 $75,230 $70,513
2007 $56,189 $75,391 $70,540
2006 $55,176 $74,186 $69,478
2005 $54,387 $72,441 $67,566

Baltimore Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Baltimore was $85,173 in 2012. Compared to the median Maryland family income, Baltimore median family income is $812 lower. As with the median household income data, 2013 family income data for Baltimore will be released in September of 2014.

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Real Median Family Income for Baltimore Maryland

2012 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $62,527 -0.34% -4.37%
Maryland $85,985 +0.48% -4.66%
Baltimore $85,173 +3.87% -1.63%

Trends in Baltimore, MD Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Baltimore is $85,173. Real median family income peaked in 2007 at $88,374 and is now $3,201 (3.62%) lower. From a post peak low of $81,999 in 2011, real median family income for Baltimore has now grown by $3,174 (3.87%).

Real Median Family Income: Baltimore, Maryland, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Baltimore

Date US Maryland Baltimore
2012 $62,527 $85,985 $85,173
2011 $62,739 $85,574 $81,999
2010 $63,827 $87,551 $84,801
2009 $65,387 $90,192 $86,581
2008 $67,574 $90,021 $86,418
2007 $67,742 $91,253 $88,374
2006 $66,650 $88,643 $84,774
2005 $65,666 $88,068 $84,374

Baltimore Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Baltimore was $34,039 in 2012. Compared to the median Maryland per capita income, Baltimore median per capita income is $1,105 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2013 per capita income data for Baltimore will be released in September of 2014.

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Real Per Capita Income for Baltimore Maryland

2012 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $27,319 +0.19% -3.36%
Maryland $35,144 -0.22% -4.53%
Baltimore $34,039 +0.10% -3.62%

Trends in Baltimore, MD Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Baltimore is $34,039. Real per capita income peaked in 2007 at $35,452 and is now $1,413 (3.99%) lower. From a post peak low of $34,006 in 2011, real per capita income for Baltimore has now grown by $33 (0.10%).

Real Per Capita Income: Baltimore, Maryland, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Baltimore

Date US Maryland Baltimore
2012 $27,319 $35,144 $34,039
2011 $27,266 $35,221 $34,006
2010 $27,443 $35,565 $34,297
2009 $28,270 $36,813 $35,319
2008 $29,421 $36,800 $35,227
2007 $29,554 $37,367 $35,452
2006 $28,774 $36,314 $34,780
2005 $29,445 $36,589 $34,889