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Rocky Mount North Carolina Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Rocky Mount North Carolina metro area was $38,972 in 2016, the latest figures available. Rocky Mount median household income is $11,612 lower than the median North Carolina household income and $18,645 less than the US median household income. 2017 metro income data (including Rocky Mount median household income) will be released in September of 2018. Median family and per capita income for Rocky Mount are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Rocky Mount North Carolina

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $57,617 +2.01% +7.02%
North Carolina $50,584 +4.44% +6.94%
Rocky Mount $38,972 +3.11% +2.36%

Trends in Rocky Mount, NC Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Rocky mount is $38,972. Real median household income peaked in 2007 at $47,504 and is now $8,532 (17.96%) lower. From a post peak low of $37,796 in 2015, real median household income for Rocky mount has now grown by $1,176 (3.11%).

Real Median Household Income: Rocky Mount, North Carolina, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Rocky Mount

Date US North Carolina Rocky Mount
2016 $57,617 $50,584 $38,972
2015 $56,480 $48,434 $37,796
2014 $54,398 $47,199 $40,965
2013 $53,838 $47,302 $38,072
2012 $53,701 $47,198 $39,012
2011 $53,879 $46,853 $42,424
2010 $55,093 $47,695 $41,917
2009 $56,180 $48,856 $40,741
2008 $58,000 $51,891 $43,700
2007 $58,736 $51,709 $47,504
2006 $57,677 $50,741 $42,775
2005 $56,832 $50,056 $41,626

Rocky Mount Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Rocky Mount was $51,474 in 2016. Compared to the median North Carolina family income, Rocky Mount median family income is $10,815 lower. As with the median household income data, 2017 family income data for Rocky Mount will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Median Family Income for Rocky Mount North Carolina

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $71,062 +2.81% +7.71%
North Carolina $62,289 +2.39% +7.73%
Rocky Mount $51,474 +1.11% +3.06%

Trends in Rocky Mount, NC Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Rocky mount is $51,474. Real median family income peaked in 2008 at $57,682 and is now $6,208 (10.76%) lower. From a post peak low of $46,945 in 2009, real median family income for Rocky mount has now grown by $4,529 (9.65%).

Real Median Family Income: Rocky Mount, North Carolina, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Rocky Mount

Date US North Carolina Rocky Mount
2016 $71,062 $62,289 $51,474
2015 $69,122 $60,833 $50,907
2014 $66,820 $58,172 $48,236
2013 $65,977 $57,817 $49,946
2012 $65,363 $57,489 $47,700
2011 $65,564 $57,698 $50,915
2010 $66,721 $58,256 $57,298
2009 $68,329 $60,729 $46,945
2008 $70,638 $63,082 $57,682
2007 $70,813 $63,700 $55,443
2006 $69,670 $62,301 $52,599
2005 $68,618 $60,638 $48,612

Rocky Mount Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Rocky Mount was $22,595 in 2016. Compared to the median North Carolina per capita income, Rocky Mount median per capita income is $5,561 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2017 per capita income data for Rocky Mount will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Per Capita Income for Rocky Mount North Carolina

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $31,128 +2.54% +7.19%
North Carolina $28,156 +3.74% +7.68%
Rocky Mount $22,595 +1.20% +6.17%

Trends in Rocky Mount, NC Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Rocky mount is $22,595. Real per capita income peaked in 2008 at $25,263 and is now $2,668 (10.56%) lower. From a post peak low of $19,969 in 2012, real per capita income for Rocky mount has now grown by $2,626 (13.15%).

Real Per Capita Income: Rocky Mount, North Carolina, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Rocky Mount

Date US North Carolina Rocky Mount
2016 $31,128 $28,156 $22,595
2015 $30,358 $27,140 $22,328
2014 $29,288 $26,130 $21,375
2013 $29,041 $26,148 $21,281
2012 $28,558 $25,543 $19,969
2011 $28,494 $25,719 $20,940
2010 $28,687 $25,795 $22,569
2009 $29,542 $26,627 $21,321
2008 $30,755 $28,109 $25,263
2007 $30,894 $28,137 $24,640
2006 $30,078 $27,314 $22,813
2005 $30,768 $27,676 $23,456