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Montana Household Income

According to the Census ACS 1-year survey, the median household income for Montana was $45,076 in 2012, the latest figures available. Compared to the median US household income, Montana median household income is $6,295 lower. 2013 Census ACS data (including 2013 Montana household income numbers) will be released in September of 2014. Montana median family income and per capita income for Montana are shown further down.

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Real Median Household Income in Montana

2012 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $51,371 -0.36% -4.44%
Montana $45,076 -0.16% -0.51%

Montana Real Median Household Income Trends since 2005

The current median household income for Montana is $45,076. Real median household income peaked in 2007 at $48,206 and is now $3,130 (6.49%) lower. From a post peak low of $44,931 in 2010, real median household income for Montana has now grown by $145 (0.32%).

Real Median Household Income: Montana, National

Historical Real Median Household Income for Montana

Date US Montana
2012 $51,371 $45,076
2011 $51,557 $45,146
2010 $52,703 $44,931
2009 $53,760 $45,305
2008 $55,484 $46,553
2007 $56,189 $48,206
2006 $55,176 $46,266
2005 $54,387 $46,224

Montana Family Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows that the median family income for Montana was $59,706 in 2012. Compared to the median US family income, Montana median family income is $2,821 lower. Like the median household income numbers, 2013 family income data will be released in September of 2014.

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Real Median Family Income in Montana

2012 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $62,527 -0.34% -4.37%
Montana $59,706 +4.03% +1.39%

Montana Real Median Family Income Trends since 2005

The current median family income for Montana is $59,706. Real median family income peaked in 2008 at $60,594 and is now $888 (1.47%) lower.

Real Median Family Income: Montana, National

Historical Real Median Family Income for Montana

Date US Montana
2012 $62,527 $59,706
2011 $62,739 $57,391
2010 $63,827 $57,401
2009 $65,387 $58,887
2008 $67,574 $60,594
2007 $67,742 $59,242
2006 $66,650 $58,086
2005 $65,666 $56,407

Montana Per Capita Income

The ACS survey shows the median per capita income for Montana was $25,148 in 2012. Compared to the US per capita income, Montana per capita income is $2,171 lower. Per capita income numbers for 2013 will be released in September of 2014.

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Real Per Capita Income in Montana

2012 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $27,319 +0.19% -3.36%
Montana $25,148 +3.10% +5.01%

Montana Real Per Capita Income Trends since 2005

The current per capita income for Montana is $25,148. Real per capita income peaked in 2005 at $25,599 and is now $451 (1.76%) lower. From a post peak low of $23,948 in 2009, real per capita income for Montana has now grown by $1,200 (5.01%).

Real Per Capita Income: Montana, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Montana

Date US Montana
2012 $27,319 $25,148
2011 $27,266 $24,392
2010 $27,443 $24,802
2009 $28,270 $23,948
2008 $29,421 $25,380
2007 $29,554 $25,400
2006 $28,774 $23,991
2005 $29,445 $25,599