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New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island New York Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island New York metro area was $68,743 in 2015, the latest figures available. New York median household income is $7,893 higher than the median New York household income and $12,968 greater than the US median household income. 2016 metro income data (including New York median household income) will be released in September of 2017. Median family and per capita income for New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for New York New York

2015 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $55,775 +3.83% +5.17%
New York $60,850 +3.23% +4.42%
New York $68,743 +2.38% +4.08%

Trends in New York, NY Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for New york is $68,743. Real median household income peaked in 2008 at $71,277 and is now $2,534 (3.56%) lower. From a post peak low of $65,680 in 2011, real median household income for New york has now grown by $3,063 (4.66%).

Real Median Household Income: New York, New York, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for New York

Date US New York New York
2015 $55,775 $60,850 $68,743
2014 $53,719 $58,946 $67,143
2013 $53,166 $58,375 $66,940
2012 $53,031 $58,273 $66,050
2011 $53,223 $58,223 $65,680
2010 $54,405 $58,864 $67,321
2009 $55,478 $60,381 $69,470
2008 $57,276 $61,684 $71,277
2007 $58,003 $61,174 $70,364
2006 $56,957 $60,405 $69,688
2005 $56,122 $60,052 $68,111

New York Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for New York was $82,374 in 2015. Compared to the median New York family income, New York median family income is $8,520 higher. As with the median household income data, 2016 family income data for New York will be released in September of 2017.

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Real Median Family Income for New York New York

2015 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $68,260 +3.45% +5.75%
New York $73,854 +3.73% +4.60%
New York $82,374 +2.20% +4.04%

Trends in New York, NY Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for New york is $82,374. Real median family income peaked in 2008 at $85,602 and is now $3,228 (3.77%) lower. From a post peak low of $79,096 in 2011, real median family income for New york has now grown by $3,278 (4.14%).

Real Median Family Income: New York, New York, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for New York

Date US New York New York
2015 $68,260 $73,854 $82,374
2014 $65,986 $71,197 $80,603
2013 $65,153 $71,721 $80,739
2012 $64,548 $70,606 $79,172
2011 $64,766 $70,454 $79,096
2010 $65,888 $71,637 $81,267
2009 $67,476 $73,894 $83,992
2008 $69,756 $74,722 $85,602
2007 $69,929 $73,849 $84,333
2006 $68,801 $73,047 $83,537
2005 $67,761 $72,438 $81,824

New York Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for New York was $37,497 in 2015. Compared to the median New York per capita income, New York median per capita income is $3,200 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2016 per capita income data for New York will be released in September of 2017.

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Real Per Capita Income for New York New York

2015 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $29,979 +3.65% +6.30%
New York $34,297 +3.51% +6.18%
New York $37,497 +3.11% +5.31%

Trends in New York, NY Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for New york is $37,497. Real per capita income peaked in 2008 at $38,566 and is now $1,069 (2.77%) lower. From a post peak low of $35,606 in 2012, real per capita income for New york has now grown by $1,891 (5.31%).

Real Per Capita Income: New York, New York, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for New York

Date US New York New York
2015 $29,979 $34,297 $37,497
2014 $28,922 $33,133 $36,365
2013 $28,678 $33,084 $36,408
2012 $28,202 $32,301 $35,606
2011 $28,147 $32,332 $35,692
2010 $28,329 $32,625 $36,100
2009 $29,174 $33,853 $37,602
2008 $30,371 $34,442 $38,566
2007 $30,508 $34,163 $38,316
2006 $29,703 $32,944 $36,897
2005 $30,384 $34,174 $37,920