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New York Household Income

According to the Census ACS 1-year survey, the median household income for New York was $58,878 in 2014, the latest figures available. Compared to the median US household income, New York median household income is $5,221 higher. 2015 Census ACS data (including 2015 New York household income numbers) will be released in September of 2016. 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

2014 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $53,657 +1.04% +0.93%
New York $58,878 +0.98% +1.24%

New York Real Median Household Income Trends since 2005

The current median household income for New York is $58,878. Real median household income peaked in 2008 at $61,614 and is now $2,736 (4.44%) lower. From a post peak low of $58,155 in 2011, real median household income for New York has now grown by $723 (1.24%).

Real Median Household Income: New York, National

Historical Real Median Household Income for New York

Date US New York
2014 $53,657 $58,878
2013 $53,105 $58,308
2012 $52,970 $58,205
2011 $53,162 $58,155
2010 $54,343 $58,797
2009 $55,415 $60,312
2008 $57,211 $61,614
2007 $57,936 $61,103
2006 $56,892 $60,336
2005 $56,058 $59,984

New York Family Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows that the median family income for New York was $71,115 in 2014. Compared to the median US family income, New York median family income is $5,205 higher. Like the median household income numbers, 2015 family income data will be released in September of 2016.

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Real Median Family Income in New York

2014 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $65,910 +1.28% +1.88%
New York $71,115 -0.73% +1.05%

New York Real Median Family Income Trends since 2005

The current median family income for New York is $71,115. Real median family income peaked in 2008 at $74,637 and is now $3,522 (4.72%) lower. From a post peak low of $70,373 in 2011, real median family income for New York has now grown by $742 (1.05%).

Real Median Family Income: New York, National

Historical Real Median Family Income for New York

Date US New York
2014 $65,910 $71,115
2013 $65,078 $71,639
2012 $64,473 $70,524
2011 $64,691 $70,373
2010 $65,813 $71,555
2009 $67,399 $73,809
2008 $69,677 $74,637
2007 $69,849 $73,764
2006 $68,722 $72,963
2005 $67,684 $72,356

New York Per Capita Income

The ACS survey shows the median per capita income for New York was $33,095 in 2014. Compared to the US per capita income, New York per capita income is $4,206 higher. Per capita income numbers for 2015 will be released in September of 2016.

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Real Per Capita Income in New York

2014 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $28,889 +0.85% +2.75%
New York $33,095 +0.15% +2.48%

New York Real Per Capita Income Trends since 2005

The current per capita income for New York is $33,095. Real per capita income peaked in 2008 at $34,403 and is now $1,308 (3.80%) lower. From a post peak low of $32,264 in 2012, real per capita income for New York has now grown by $831 (2.58%).

Real Per Capita Income: New York, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for New York

Date US New York
2014 $28,889 $33,095
2013 $28,645 $33,046
2012 $28,169 $32,264
2011 $28,115 $32,295
2010 $28,297 $32,588
2009 $29,140 $33,814
2008 $30,337 $34,403
2007 $30,473 $34,123
2006 $29,669 $32,906
2005 $30,349 $34,135