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Syracuse New York Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Syracuse New York metro area was $56,702 in 2016, the latest figures available. Syracuse median household income is $6,207 lower than the median New York household income and $915 less than the US median household income. 2017 metro income data (including Syracuse median household income) will be released in September of 2018. Median family and per capita income for Syracuse are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Syracuse New York

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $57,617 +2.01% +7.02%
New York $62,909 +2.09% +6.42%
Syracuse $56,702 -0.67% +6.86%

Trends in Syracuse, NY Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Syracuse is $56,702. Real median household income peaked in 2015 at $57,083 and is now $381 (0.67%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Syracuse, New York, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Syracuse

Date US New York Syracuse
2016 $57,617 $62,909 $56,702
2015 $56,480 $61,619 $57,083
2014 $54,398 $59,691 $52,632
2013 $53,838 $59,113 $53,062
2012 $53,701 $59,008 $53,584
2011 $53,879 $58,940 $54,827
2010 $55,093 $59,608 $54,705
2009 $56,180 $61,144 $55,519
2008 $58,000 $62,464 $54,581
2007 $58,736 $61,947 $56,259
2006 $57,677 $61,168 $53,398
2005 $56,832 $60,811 $54,970

Syracuse Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Syracuse was $74,791 in 2016. Compared to the median New York family income, Syracuse median family income is $2,588 lower. As with the median household income data, 2017 family income data for Syracuse will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Median Family Income for Syracuse New York

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $71,062 +2.81% +7.71%
New York $77,379 +3.47% +6.54%
Syracuse $74,791 +5.00% +7.60%

Trends in Syracuse, NY Real Median Family Income since 2005

At $74,791, the median family income for Syracuse was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2016.

Real Median Family Income: Syracuse, New York, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Syracuse

Date US New York Syracuse
2016 $71,062 $77,379 $74,791
2015 $69,122 $74,787 $71,232
2014 $66,820 $72,097 $66,800
2013 $65,977 $72,628 $69,506
2012 $65,363 $71,497 $67,998
2011 $65,564 $71,322 $69,437
2010 $66,721 $72,542 $68,140
2009 $68,329 $74,828 $69,533
2008 $70,638 $75,667 $70,759
2007 $70,813 $74,782 $70,186
2006 $69,670 $73,970 $68,758
2005 $68,618 $73,355 $67,868

Syracuse Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Syracuse was $29,857 in 2016. Compared to the median New York per capita income, Syracuse median per capita income is $5,677 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2017 per capita income data for Syracuse will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Per Capita Income for Syracuse New York

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $31,128 +2.54% +7.19%
New York $35,534 +2.32% +6.07%
Syracuse $29,857 +1.24% +5.14%

Trends in Syracuse, NY Real Per Capita Income since 2005

At $29,857, the per capita income for Syracuse was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2016.

Real Per Capita Income: Syracuse, New York, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Syracuse

Date US New York Syracuse
2016 $31,128 $35,534 $29,857
2015 $30,358 $34,730 $29,491
2014 $29,288 $33,552 $28,009
2013 $29,041 $33,502 $28,398
2012 $28,558 $32,709 $27,795
2011 $28,494 $32,730 $27,541
2010 $28,687 $33,037 $28,158
2009 $29,542 $34,281 $28,395
2008 $30,755 $34,878 $29,428
2007 $30,894 $34,594 $28,629
2006 $30,078 $33,360 $27,528
2005 $30,768 $34,606 $28,700