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Rhode Island Household Income

According to the Census ACS 1-year survey, the median household income for Rhode Island was $58,073 in 2015, the latest figures available. Compared to the median US household income, Rhode Island median household income is $2,298 higher. 2016 Census ACS data (including 2016 Rhode Island household income numbers) will be released in September of 2017. Rhode Island median family income and per capita income for Rhode Island are shown further down.

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Real Median Household Income in Rhode Island

2015 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $55,775 +3.83% +5.17%
Rhode Island $58,073 +5.68% +3.12%

Rhode Island Real Median Household Income Trends since 2005

The current median household income for Rhode Island is $58,073. Real median household income peaked in 2005 at $62,453 and is now $4,380 (7.01%) lower. From a post peak low of $54,954 in 2014, real median household income for Rhode Island has now grown by $3,119 (5.68%).

Real Median Household Income: Rhode Island, National

Historical Real Median Household Income for Rhode Island

Date US Rhode Island
2015 $55,775 $58,073
2014 $53,719 $54,954
2013 $53,166 $56,883
2012 $53,031 $56,317
2011 $53,223 $56,526
2010 $54,405 $56,805
2009 $55,478 $59,785
2008 $57,276 $61,318
2007 $58,003 $61,235
2006 $56,957 $60,910
2005 $56,122 $62,453

Rhode Island Family Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows that the median family income for Rhode Island was $76,623 in 2015. Compared to the median US family income, Rhode Island median family income is $8,363 higher. Like the median household income numbers, 2016 family income data will be released in September of 2017.

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Real Median Family Income in Rhode Island

2015 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $68,260 +3.45% +5.75%
Rhode Island $76,623 +7.47% +4.11%

Rhode Island Real Median Family Income Trends since 2005

The current median family income for Rhode Island is $76,623. Real median family income peaked in 2007 at $80,233 and is now $3,610 (4.50%) lower. From a post peak low of $71,294 in 2014, real median family income for Rhode Island has now grown by $5,329 (7.47%).

Real Median Family Income: Rhode Island, National

Historical Real Median Family Income for Rhode Island

Date US Rhode Island
2015 $68,260 $76,623
2014 $65,986 $71,294
2013 $65,153 $72,864
2012 $64,548 $73,597
2011 $64,766 $73,354
2010 $65,888 $73,721
2009 $67,476 $76,610
2008 $69,756 $79,252
2007 $69,929 $80,233
2006 $68,801 $76,097
2005 $67,761 $78,472

Rhode Island Per Capita Income

The ACS survey shows the median per capita income for Rhode Island was $31,888 in 2015. Compared to the US per capita income, Rhode Island per capita income is $1,909 higher. Per capita income numbers for 2016 will be released in September of 2017.

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Real Per Capita Income in Rhode Island

2015 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $29,979 +3.65% +6.30%
Rhode Island $31,888 +3.31% +5.11%

Rhode Island Real Per Capita Income Trends since 2005

The current per capita income for Rhode Island is $31,888. Real per capita income peaked in 2005 at $33,032 and is now $1,144 (3.46%) lower. From a post peak low of $30,077 in 2010, real per capita income for Rhode Island has now grown by $1,811 (6.02%).

Real Per Capita Income: Rhode Island, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Rhode Island

Date US Rhode Island
2015 $29,979 $31,888
2014 $28,922 $30,866
2013 $28,678 $31,287
2012 $28,202 $30,339
2011 $28,147 $30,854
2010 $28,329 $30,077
2009 $29,174 $31,784
2008 $30,371 $31,937
2007 $30,508 $31,753
2006 $29,703 $30,490
2005 $30,384 $33,032