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Texas Household Income

According to the Census ACS 1-year survey, the median household income for Texas was $50,740 in 2012, the latest figures available. Compared to the median US household income, Texas median household income is $631 lower. 2013 Census ACS data (including 2013 Texas household income numbers) will be released in September of 2014. Texas median family income and per capita income for Texas are shown further down.

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Real Median Household Income in Texas

2012 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $51,371 -0.36% -4.44%
Texas $50,740 +0.63% -1.78%

Texas Real Median Household Income Trends since 2005

The current median household income for Texas is $50,740. Real median household income peaked in 2008 at $53,367 and is now $2,627 (4.92%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Texas, National

Historical Real Median Household Income for Texas

Date US Texas
2012 $51,371 $50,740
2011 $51,557 $50,424
2010 $52,703 $51,196
2009 $53,760 $51,660
2008 $55,484 $53,367
2007 $56,189 $52,654
2006 $55,176 $51,157
2005 $54,387 $49,561

Texas Family Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows that the median family income for Texas was $59,765 in 2012. Compared to the median US family income, Texas median family income is $2,762 lower. Like the median household income numbers, 2013 family income data will be released in September of 2014.

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Real Median Family Income in Texas

2012 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $62,527 -0.34% -4.37%
Texas $59,765 +0.91% -1.37%

Texas Real Median Family Income Trends since 2005

The current median family income for Texas is $59,765. Real median family income peaked in 2008 at $62,668 and is now $2,903 (4.63%) lower.

Real Median Family Income: Texas, National

Historical Real Median Family Income for Texas

Date US Texas
2012 $62,527 $59,765
2011 $62,739 $59,228
2010 $63,827 $59,579
2009 $65,387 $60,596
2008 $67,574 $62,668
2007 $67,742 $61,728
2006 $66,650 $59,622
2005 $65,666 $58,535

Texas Per Capita Income

The ACS survey shows the median per capita income for Texas was $25,359 in 2012. Compared to the US per capita income, Texas per capita income is $1,960 lower. Per capita income numbers for 2013 will be released in September of 2014.

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Real Per Capita Income in Texas

2012 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $27,319 +0.19% -3.36%
Texas $25,359 +0.64% -1.61%

Texas Real Per Capita Income Trends since 2005

The current per capita income for Texas is $25,359. Real per capita income peaked in 2008 at $26,763 and is now $1,404 (5.25%) lower. From a post peak low of $25,130 in 2010, real per capita income for Texas has now grown by $229 (0.91%).

Real Per Capita Income: Texas, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Texas

Date US Texas
2012 $27,319 $25,359
2011 $27,266 $25,198
2010 $27,443 $25,130
2009 $28,270 $25,774
2008 $29,421 $26,763
2007 $29,554 $26,509
2006 $28,774 $25,624
2005 $29,445 $26,129