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Burlington North Carolina Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Burlington North Carolina metro area was $45,100 in 2016, the latest figures available. Burlington median household income is $5,484 lower than the median North Carolina household income and $12,517 less than the US median household income. 2017 metro income data (including Burlington median household income) will be released in September of 2018. Median family and per capita income for Burlington are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Burlington North Carolina

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $57,617 +2.01% +7.02%
North Carolina $50,584 +4.44% +6.94%
Burlington $45,100 +12.63% +2.96%

Trends in Burlington, NC Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Burlington is $45,100. Real median household income peaked in 2005 at $49,609 and is now $4,509 (9.09%) lower. From a post peak low of $40,041 in 2015, real median household income for Burlington has now grown by $5,059 (12.63%).

Real Median Household Income: Burlington, North Carolina, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Burlington

Date US North Carolina Burlington
2016 $57,617 $50,584 $45,100
2015 $56,480 $48,434 $40,041
2014 $54,398 $47,199 $40,123
2013 $53,838 $47,302 $43,804
2012 $53,701 $47,198 $41,586
2011 $53,879 $46,853 $43,420
2010 $55,093 $47,695 $45,198
2009 $56,180 $48,856 $47,810
2008 $58,000 $51,891 $47,736
2007 $58,736 $51,709 $48,042
2006 $57,677 $50,741 $48,728
2005 $56,832 $50,056 $49,609

Burlington Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Burlington was $57,989 in 2016. Compared to the median North Carolina family income, Burlington median family income is $4,300 lower. As with the median household income data, 2017 family income data for Burlington will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Median Family Income for Burlington North Carolina

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $71,062 +2.81% +7.71%
North Carolina $62,289 +2.39% +7.73%
Burlington $57,989 +9.46% +8.69%

Trends in Burlington, NC Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Burlington is $57,989. Real median family income peaked in 2009 at $59,891 and is now $1,902 (3.18%) lower. From a post peak low of $51,977 in 2014, real median family income for Burlington has now grown by $6,012 (11.57%).

Real Median Family Income: Burlington, North Carolina, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Burlington

Date US North Carolina Burlington
2016 $71,062 $62,289 $57,989
2015 $69,122 $60,833 $52,977
2014 $66,820 $58,172 $51,977
2013 $65,977 $57,817 $53,353
2012 $65,363 $57,489 $52,936
2011 $65,564 $57,698 $55,282
2010 $66,721 $58,256 $53,500
2009 $68,329 $60,729 $59,891
2008 $70,638 $63,082 $56,911
2007 $70,813 $63,700 $57,880
2006 $69,670 $62,301 $56,661
2005 $68,618 $60,638 $57,991

Burlington Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Burlington was $24,888 in 2016. Compared to the median North Carolina per capita income, Burlington median per capita income is $3,268 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2017 per capita income data for Burlington will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Per Capita Income for Burlington North Carolina

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $31,128 +2.54% +7.19%
North Carolina $28,156 +3.74% +7.68%
Burlington $24,888 +6.84% +9.76%

Trends in Burlington, NC Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Burlington is $24,888. Real per capita income peaked in 2008 at $25,653 and is now $765 (2.98%) lower. From a post peak low of $22,481 in 2012, real per capita income for Burlington has now grown by $2,407 (10.71%).

Real Per Capita Income: Burlington, North Carolina, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Burlington

Date US North Carolina Burlington
2016 $31,128 $28,156 $24,888
2015 $30,358 $27,140 $23,295
2014 $29,288 $26,130 $23,499
2013 $29,041 $26,148 $22,675
2012 $28,558 $25,543 $22,481
2011 $28,494 $25,719 $23,756
2010 $28,687 $25,795 $23,321
2009 $29,542 $26,627 $24,655
2008 $30,755 $28,109 $25,653
2007 $30,894 $28,137 $25,356
2006 $30,078 $27,314 $24,205
2005 $30,768 $27,676 $25,552