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New Mexico Household Income

According to the Census ACS 1-year survey, the median household income for New Mexico was $46,748 in 2016, the latest figures available. Compared to the median US household income, New Mexico median household income is $10,869 lower. 2017 Census ACS data (including 2017 New Mexico household income numbers) will be released in September of 2018. New Mexico median family income and per capita income for New Mexico are shown further down.

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Real Median Household Income in New Mexico

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $57,617 +2.01% +7.02%
New Mexico $46,748 +1.73% +3.41%

New Mexico Real Median Household Income Trends since 2005

The current median household income for New Mexico is $46,748. Real median household income peaked in 2008 at $48,501 and is now $1,753 (3.61%) lower. From a post peak low of $44,488 in 2012, real median household income for New Mexico has now grown by $2,260 (5.08%).

Real Median Household Income: New Mexico, National

Historical Real Median Household Income for New Mexico

Date US New Mexico
2016 $57,617 $46,748
2015 $56,480 $45,955
2014 $54,398 $45,422
2013 $53,838 $45,206
2012 $53,701 $44,488
2011 $53,879 $44,769
2010 $55,093 $46,334
2009 $56,180 $48,133
2008 $58,000 $48,501
2007 $58,736 $47,984
2006 $57,677 $48,365
2005 $56,832 $46,078

New Mexico Family Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows that the median family income for New Mexico was $56,802 in 2016. Compared to the median US family income, New Mexico median family income is $14,260 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 New Mexico

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $71,062 +2.81% +7.71%
New Mexico $56,802 -0.20% +1.03%

New Mexico Real Median Family Income Trends since 2005

The current median family income for New Mexico is $56,802. Real median family income peaked in 2009 at $58,163 and is now $1,361 (2.34%) lower. From a post peak low of $53,783 in 2012, real median family income for New Mexico has now grown by $3,019 (5.61%).

Real Median Family Income: New Mexico, National

Historical Real Median Family Income for New Mexico

Date US New Mexico
2016 $71,062 $56,802
2015 $69,122 $56,917
2014 $66,820 $55,460
2013 $65,977 $56,224
2012 $65,363 $53,783
2011 $65,564 $55,204
2010 $66,721 $56,165
2009 $68,329 $58,163
2008 $70,638 $58,159
2007 $70,813 $57,483
2006 $69,670 $57,377
2005 $68,618 $54,196

New Mexico Per Capita Income

The ACS survey shows the median per capita income for New Mexico was $25,146 in 2016. Compared to the US per capita income, New Mexico per capita income is $5,982 lower. Per capita income numbers for 2017 will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Per Capita Income in New Mexico

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $31,128 +2.54% +7.19%
New Mexico $25,146 +1.82% +4.59%

New Mexico Real Per Capita Income Trends since 2005

The current per capita income for New Mexico is $25,146. Real per capita income peaked in 2008 at $25,749 and is now $603 (2.34%) lower. From a post peak low of $23,912 in 2012, real per capita income for New Mexico has now grown by $1,234 (5.16%).

Real Per Capita Income: New Mexico, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for New Mexico

Date US New Mexico
2016 $31,128 $25,146
2015 $30,358 $24,696
2014 $29,288 $24,010
2013 $29,041 $24,043
2012 $28,558 $23,912
2011 $28,494 $24,356
2010 $28,687 $24,384
2009 $29,542 $24,796
2008 $30,755 $25,749
2007 $30,894 $25,261
2006 $30,078 $24,895
2005 $30,768 $25,561