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Tennessee Household Income

According to the Census ACS 1-year survey, the median household income for Tennessee was $44,361 in 2014, the latest figures available. Compared to the median US household income, Tennessee median household income is $9,296 lower. 2015 Census ACS data (including 2015 Tennessee household income numbers) will be released in September of 2016. Tennessee median family income and per capita income for Tennessee are shown further down.

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Real Median Household Income in Tennessee

2014 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $53,657 +1.04% +0.93%
Tennessee $44,361 -1.47% +1.08%

Tennessee Real Median Household Income Trends since 2005

The current median household income for Tennessee is $44,361. Real median household income peaked in 2007 at $48,375 and is now $4,014 (8.30%) lower. From a post peak low of $43,889 in 2011, real median household income for Tennessee has now grown by $472 (1.08%).

Real Median Household Income: Tennessee, National

Historical Real Median Household Income for Tennessee

Date US Tennessee
2014 $53,657 $44,361
2013 $53,105 $45,022
2012 $52,970 $44,095
2011 $53,162 $43,889
2010 $54,343 $45,021
2009 $55,415 $46,040
2008 $57,211 $47,958
2007 $57,936 $48,375
2006 $56,892 $47,338
2005 $56,058 $47,126

Tennessee Family Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows that the median family income for Tennessee was $55,557 in 2014. Compared to the median US family income, Tennessee median family income is $10,353 lower. Like the median household income numbers, 2015 family income data will be released in September of 2016.

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Real Median Family Income in Tennessee

2014 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $65,910 +1.28% +1.88%
Tennessee $55,557 -0.05% +0.96%

Tennessee Real Median Family Income Trends since 2005

The current median family income for Tennessee is $55,557. Real median family income peaked in 2007 at $59,312 and is now $3,755 (6.33%) lower. From a post peak low of $55,002 in 2012, real median family income for Tennessee has now grown by $555 (1.01%).

Real Median Family Income: Tennessee, National

Historical Real Median Family Income for Tennessee

Date US Tennessee
2014 $65,910 $55,557
2013 $65,078 $55,586
2012 $64,473 $55,002
2011 $64,691 $55,026
2010 $65,813 $55,469
2009 $67,399 $56,654
2008 $69,677 $59,157
2007 $69,849 $59,312
2006 $68,722 $58,480
2005 $67,684 $58,129

Tennessee Per Capita Income

The ACS survey shows the median per capita income for Tennessee was $24,922 in 2014. Compared to the US per capita income, Tennessee per capita income is $3,967 lower. Per capita income numbers for 2015 will be released in September of 2016.

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Real Per Capita Income in Tennessee

2014 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $28,889 +0.85% +2.75%
Tennessee $24,922 -0.64% +1.52%

Tennessee Real Per Capita Income Trends since 2005

The current per capita income for Tennessee is $24,922. Real per capita income peaked in 2005 at $26,779 and is now $1,857 (6.93%) lower. From a post peak low of $24,392 in 2010, real per capita income for Tennessee has now grown by $530 (2.17%).

Real Per Capita Income: Tennessee, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Tennessee

Date US Tennessee
2014 $28,889 $24,922
2013 $28,645 $25,082
2012 $28,169 $24,429
2011 $28,115 $24,548
2010 $28,297 $24,392
2009 $29,140 $25,048
2008 $30,337 $26,571
2007 $30,473 $26,739
2006 $29,669 $25,919
2005 $30,349 $26,779