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New Mexico Household Income

According to the Census ACS 1-year survey, the median household income for New Mexico was $45,382 in 2015, the latest figures available. Compared to the median US household income, New Mexico median household income is $10,393 lower. 2016 Census ACS data (including 2016 New Mexico household income numbers) will be released in September of 2017. 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

2015 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $55,775 +3.83% +5.17%
New Mexico $45,382 +1.17% +3.30%

New Mexico Real Median Household Income Trends since 2005

The current median household income for New Mexico is $45,382. Real median household income peaked in 2008 at $47,896 and is now $2,514 (5.25%) lower. From a post peak low of $43,934 in 2012, real median household income for New Mexico has now grown by $1,448 (3.30%).

Real Median Household Income: New Mexico, National

Historical Real Median Household Income for New Mexico

Date US New Mexico
2015 $55,775 $45,382
2014 $53,719 $44,855
2013 $53,166 $44,642
2012 $53,031 $43,934
2011 $53,223 $44,224
2010 $54,405 $45,756
2009 $55,478 $47,532
2008 $57,276 $47,896
2007 $58,003 $47,385
2006 $56,957 $47,762
2005 $56,122 $45,503

New Mexico Family Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows that the median family income for New Mexico was $56,207 in 2015. Compared to the median US family income, New Mexico median family income is $12,053 lower. Like the median household income numbers, 2016 family income data will be released in September of 2017.

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Real Median Family Income in New Mexico

2015 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $68,260 +3.45% +5.75%
New Mexico $56,207 +2.63% +5.83%

New Mexico Real Median Family Income Trends since 2005

The current median family income for New Mexico is $56,207. Real median family income peaked in 2009 at $57,437 and is now $1,230 (2.14%) lower. From a post peak low of $53,112 in 2012, real median family income for New Mexico has now grown by $3,095 (5.83%).

Real Median Family Income: New Mexico, National

Historical Real Median Family Income for New Mexico

Date US New Mexico
2015 $68,260 $56,207
2014 $65,986 $54,768
2013 $65,153 $55,522
2012 $64,548 $53,112
2011 $64,766 $54,532
2010 $65,888 $55,464
2009 $67,476 $57,437
2008 $69,756 $57,433
2007 $69,929 $56,766
2006 $68,801 $56,661
2005 $67,761 $53,519

New Mexico Per Capita Income

The ACS survey shows the median per capita income for New Mexico was $24,388 in 2015. Compared to the US per capita income, New Mexico per capita income is $5,591 lower. Per capita income numbers for 2016 will be released in September of 2017.

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Real Per Capita Income in New Mexico

2015 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $29,979 +3.65% +6.30%
New Mexico $24,388 +2.86% +3.28%

New Mexico Real Per Capita Income Trends since 2005

The current per capita income for New Mexico is $24,388. Real per capita income peaked in 2008 at $25,427 and is now $1,039 (4.09%) lower. From a post peak low of $23,613 in 2012, real per capita income for New Mexico has now grown by $775 (3.28%).

Real Per Capita Income: New Mexico, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for New Mexico

Date US New Mexico
2015 $29,979 $24,388
2014 $28,922 $23,710
2013 $28,678 $23,743
2012 $28,202 $23,613
2011 $28,147 $24,059
2010 $28,329 $24,079
2009 $29,174 $24,486
2008 $30,371 $25,427
2007 $30,508 $24,945
2006 $29,703 $24,584
2005 $30,384 $25,242