Department of Numbers

Michigan Household Income

According to the Census ACS 1-year survey, the median household income for Michigan was $46,859 in 2012, the latest figures available. Compared to the median US household income, Michigan median household income is $4,512 lower. 2013 Census ACS data (including 2013 Michigan household income numbers) will be released in September of 2014. Michigan median family income and per capita income for Michigan are shown further down.

Show dollars as: Nominal Real

Real Median Household Income in Michigan

2012 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $51,371 -0.36% -4.44%
Michigan $46,859 -0.18% -3.27%

Michigan Real Median Household Income Trends since 2005

The current median household income for Michigan is $46,859. Real median household income peaked in 2005 at $54,148 and is now $7,289 (13.46%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Michigan, National

Historical Real Median Household Income for Michigan

Date US Michigan
2012 $51,371 $46,859
2011 $51,557 $46,942
2010 $52,703 $47,824
2009 $53,760 $48,444
2008 $55,484 $51,818
2007 $56,189 $53,099
2006 $55,176 $53,731
2005 $54,387 $54,148

Michigan Family Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows that the median family income for Michigan was $59,295 in 2012. Compared to the median US family income, Michigan median family income is $3,232 lower. Like the median household income numbers, 2013 family income data will be released in September of 2014.

Show dollars as: Nominal Real

Real Median Family Income in Michigan

2012 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $62,527 -0.34% -4.37%
Michigan $59,295 +0.02% -2.28%

Michigan Real Median Family Income Trends since 2005

The current median family income for Michigan is $59,295. Real median family income peaked in 2005 at $67,366 and is now $8,071 (11.98%) lower. From a post peak low of $59,080 in 2010, real median family income for Michigan has now grown by $215 (0.36%).

Real Median Family Income: Michigan, National

Historical Real Median Family Income for Michigan

Date US Michigan
2012 $62,527 $59,295
2011 $62,739 $59,281
2010 $63,827 $59,080
2009 $65,387 $60,676
2008 $67,574 $64,641
2007 $67,742 $66,020
2006 $66,650 $66,046
2005 $65,666 $67,366

Michigan Per Capita Income

The ACS survey shows the median per capita income for Michigan was $25,074 in 2012. Compared to the US per capita income, Michigan per capita income is $2,245 lower. Per capita income numbers for 2013 will be released in September of 2014.

Show dollars as: Nominal Real

Real Per Capita Income in Michigan

2012 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $27,319 +0.19% -3.36%
Michigan $25,074 +0.62% -1.28%

Michigan Real Per Capita Income Trends since 2005

The current per capita income for Michigan is $25,074. Real per capita income peaked in 2005 at $28,673 and is now $3,599 (12.55%) lower. From a post peak low of $24,876 in 2010, real per capita income for Michigan has now grown by $198 (0.80%).

Real Per Capita Income: Michigan, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Michigan

Date US Michigan
2012 $27,319 $25,074
2011 $27,266 $24,919
2010 $27,443 $24,876
2009 $28,270 $25,400
2008 $29,421 $26,983
2007 $29,554 $27,481
2006 $28,774 $27,442
2005 $29,445 $28,673