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Michigan Household Income

According to the Census ACS 1-year survey, the median household income for Michigan was $52,492 in 2016, the latest figures available. Compared to the median US household income, Michigan median household income is $5,125 lower. 2017 Census ACS data (including 2017 Michigan household income numbers) will be released in September of 2018. Michigan median family income and per capita income for Michigan are shown further down.

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Real Median Household Income in Michigan

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $57,617 +2.01% +7.02%
Michigan $52,492 +1.47% +5.53%

Michigan Real Median Household Income Trends since 2005

The current median household income for Michigan is $52,492. Real median household income peaked in 2005 at $56,582 and is now $4,090 (7.23%) lower. From a post peak low of $48,984 in 2012, real median household income for Michigan has now grown by $3,508 (7.16%).

Real Median Household Income: Michigan, National

Historical Real Median Household Income for Michigan

Date US Michigan
2016 $57,617 $52,492
2015 $56,480 $51,729
2014 $54,398 $50,535
2013 $53,838 $49,741
2012 $53,701 $48,984
2011 $53,879 $49,056
2010 $55,093 $49,992
2009 $56,180 $50,624
2008 $58,000 $54,168
2007 $58,736 $55,506
2006 $57,677 $56,166
2005 $56,832 $56,582

Michigan Family Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows that the median family income for Michigan was $67,330 in 2016. Compared to the median US family income, Michigan median family income is $3,732 lower. 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 Michigan

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $71,062 +2.81% +7.71%
Michigan $67,330 +4.06% +7.39%

Michigan Real Median Family Income Trends since 2005

The current median family income for Michigan is $67,330. Real median family income peaked in 2005 at $70,394 and is now $3,064 (4.35%) lower. From a post peak low of $61,758 in 2010, real median family income for Michigan has now grown by $5,572 (9.02%).

Real Median Family Income: Michigan, National

Historical Real Median Family Income for Michigan

Date US Michigan
2016 $71,062 $67,330
2015 $69,122 $64,700
2014 $66,820 $63,001
2013 $65,977 $62,696
2012 $65,363 $61,984
2011 $65,564 $61,951
2010 $66,721 $61,758
2009 $68,329 $63,406
2008 $70,638 $67,571
2007 $70,813 $69,013
2006 $69,670 $69,039
2005 $68,618 $70,394

Michigan Per Capita Income

The ACS survey shows the median per capita income for Michigan was $29,128 in 2016. Compared to the US per capita income, Michigan per capita income is $2,000 lower. Per capita income numbers for 2017 will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Per Capita Income in Michigan

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $31,128 +2.54% +7.19%
Michigan $29,128 +3.23% +9.07%

Michigan Real Per Capita Income Trends since 2005

The current per capita income for Michigan is $29,128. Real per capita income peaked in 2005 at $29,962 and is now $834 (2.78%) lower. From a post peak low of $26,004 in 2010, real per capita income for Michigan has now grown by $3,124 (12.01%).

Real Per Capita Income: Michigan, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Michigan

Date US Michigan
2016 $31,128 $29,128
2015 $30,358 $28,217
2014 $29,288 $26,981
2013 $29,041 $26,706
2012 $28,558 $26,211
2011 $28,494 $26,041
2010 $28,687 $26,004
2009 $29,542 $26,543
2008 $30,755 $28,207
2007 $30,894 $28,727
2006 $30,078 $28,685
2005 $30,768 $29,962