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New York Household Income

According to the Census ACS 1-year survey, the median household income for New York was $62,909 in 2016, the latest figures available. Compared to the median US household income, New York median household income is $5,292 higher. 2017 Census ACS data (including 2017 New York household income numbers) will be released in September of 2018. New York median family income and per capita income for New York are shown further down.

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Real Median Household Income in New York

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $57,617 +2.01% +7.02%
New York $62,909 +2.09% +6.42%

New York Real Median Household Income Trends since 2005

At $62,909, the median household income for New York was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2016.

Real Median Household Income: New York, National

Historical Real Median Household Income for New York

Date US New York
2016 $57,617 $62,909
2015 $56,480 $61,619
2014 $54,398 $59,691
2013 $53,838 $59,113
2012 $53,701 $59,008
2011 $53,879 $58,940
2010 $55,093 $59,608
2009 $56,180 $61,144
2008 $58,000 $62,464
2007 $58,736 $61,947
2006 $57,677 $61,168
2005 $56,832 $60,811

New York Family Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows that the median family income for New York was $77,379 in 2016. Compared to the median US family income, New York median family income is $6,317 higher. 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 York

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $71,062 +2.81% +7.71%
New York $77,379 +3.47% +6.54%

New York Real Median Family Income Trends since 2005

At $77,379, the median family income for New York was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2016.

Real Median Family Income: New York, National

Historical Real Median Family Income for New York

Date US New York
2016 $71,062 $77,379
2015 $69,122 $74,787
2014 $66,820 $72,097
2013 $65,977 $72,628
2012 $65,363 $71,497
2011 $65,564 $71,322
2010 $66,721 $72,542
2009 $68,329 $74,828
2008 $70,638 $75,667
2007 $70,813 $74,782
2006 $69,670 $73,970
2005 $68,618 $73,355

New York Per Capita Income

The ACS survey shows the median per capita income for New York was $35,534 in 2016. Compared to the US per capita income, New York per capita income is $4,406 higher. Per capita income numbers for 2017 will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Per Capita Income in New York

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $31,128 +2.54% +7.19%
New York $35,534 +2.32% +6.07%

New York Real Per Capita Income Trends since 2005

At $35,534, the per capita income for New York was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2016.

Real Per Capita Income: New York, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for New York

Date US New York
2016 $31,128 $35,534
2015 $30,358 $34,730
2014 $29,288 $33,552
2013 $29,041 $33,502
2012 $28,558 $32,709
2011 $28,494 $32,730
2010 $28,687 $33,037
2009 $29,542 $34,281
2008 $30,755 $34,878
2007 $30,894 $34,594
2006 $30,078 $33,360
2005 $30,768 $34,606