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Tennessee Household Income

According to the Census ACS 1-year survey, the median household income for Tennessee was $44,297 in 2013, the latest figures available. Compared to the median US household income, Tennessee median household income is $7,953 lower. 2014 Census ACS data (including 2014 Tennessee household income numbers) will be released in September of 2015. Tennessee median family income and per capita income for Tennessee are shown further down.

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Real Median Household Income in Tennessee

2013 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $52,250 +0.26% -2.28%
Tennessee $44,297 +2.10% 0.00%

Tennessee Real Median Household Income Trends since 2005

The current median household income for Tennessee is $44,297. Real median household income peaked in 2007 at $47,599 and is now $3,302 (6.94%) lower. From a post peak low of $43,182 in 2011, real median household income for Tennessee has now grown by $1,115 (2.58%).

Real Median Household Income: Tennessee, National

Historical Real Median Household Income for Tennessee

Date US Tennessee
2013 $52,250 $44,297
2012 $52,117 $43,385
2011 $52,306 $43,182
2010 $53,469 $44,297
2009 $54,541 $45,314
2008 $56,290 $47,186
2007 $57,006 $47,599
2006 $55,978 $46,578
2005 $55,178 $46,386

Tennessee Family Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows that the median family income for Tennessee was $54,691 in 2013. Compared to the median US family income, Tennessee median family income is $9,339 lower. Like the median household income numbers, 2014 family income data will be released in September of 2015.

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Real Median Family Income in Tennessee

2013 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $64,030 +0.94% -1.12%
Tennessee $54,691 +1.06% +0.21%

Tennessee Real Median Family Income Trends since 2005

The current median family income for Tennessee is $54,691. Real median family income peaked in 2007 at $58,359 and is now $3,668 (6.29%) lower. From a post peak low of $54,117 in 2012, real median family income for Tennessee has now grown by $574 (1.06%).

Real Median Family Income: Tennessee, National

Historical Real Median Family Income for Tennessee

Date US Tennessee
2013 $64,030 $54,691
2012 $63,435 $54,117
2011 $63,650 $54,140
2010 $64,754 $54,577
2009 $66,336 $55,761
2008 $68,556 $58,205
2007 $68,727 $58,359
2006 $67,618 $57,541
2005 $66,621 $57,216

Tennessee Per Capita Income

The ACS survey shows the median per capita income for Tennessee was $24,678 in 2013. Compared to the US per capita income, Tennessee per capita income is $3,506 lower. Per capita income numbers for 2014 will be released in September of 2015.

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Real Per Capita Income in Tennessee

2013 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $28,184 +1.69% +1.23%
Tennessee $24,678 +2.67% +2.83%

Tennessee Real Per Capita Income Trends since 2005

The current per capita income for Tennessee is $24,678. Real per capita income peaked in 2005 at $26,359 and is now $1,681 (6.38%) lower. From a post peak low of $23,999 in 2010, real per capita income for Tennessee has now grown by $679 (2.83%).

Real Per Capita Income: Tennessee, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Tennessee

Date US Tennessee
2013 $28,184 $24,678
2012 $27,716 $24,036
2011 $27,662 $24,153
2010 $27,841 $23,999
2009 $28,681 $24,653
2008 $29,849 $26,143
2007 $29,984 $26,310
2006 $29,192 $25,503
2005 $29,873 $26,359