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Texas Household Income

According to the Census ACS 1-year survey, the median household income for Texas was $53,035 in 2014, the latest figures available. Compared to the median US household income, Texas median household income is $622 lower. 2015 Census ACS data (including 2015 Texas household income numbers) will be released in September of 2016. Texas median family income and per capita income for Texas are shown further down.

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Real Median Household Income in Texas

2014 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $53,657 +1.04% +0.93%
Texas $53,035 +0.92% +2.00%

Texas Real Median Household Income Trends since 2005

The current median household income for Texas is $53,035. Real median household income peaked in 2008 at $55,027 and is now $1,992 (3.62%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Texas, National

Historical Real Median Household Income for Texas

Date US Texas
2014 $53,657 $53,035
2013 $53,105 $52,550
2012 $52,970 $52,319
2011 $53,162 $51,993
2010 $54,343 $52,789
2009 $55,415 $53,250
2008 $57,211 $55,027
2007 $57,936 $54,291
2006 $56,892 $52,748
2005 $56,058 $51,084

Texas Family Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows that the median family income for Texas was $62,830 in 2014. Compared to the median US family income, Texas median family income is $3,080 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 Texas

2014 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $65,910 +1.28% +1.88%
Texas $62,830 +1.00% +2.88%

Texas Real Median Family Income Trends since 2005

The current median family income for Texas is $62,830. Real median family income peaked in 2008 at $64,618 and is now $1,788 (2.77%) lower.

Real Median Family Income: Texas, National

Historical Real Median Family Income for Texas

Date US Texas
2014 $65,910 $62,830
2013 $65,078 $62,210
2012 $64,473 $61,625
2011 $64,691 $61,071
2010 $65,813 $61,433
2009 $67,399 $62,461
2008 $69,677 $64,618
2007 $69,849 $63,647
2006 $68,722 $61,476
2005 $67,684 $60,334

Texas Per Capita Income

The ACS survey shows the median per capita income for Texas was $27,125 in 2014. Compared to the US per capita income, Texas per capita income is $1,764 lower. Per capita income numbers for 2015 will be released in September of 2016.

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Real Per Capita Income in Texas

2014 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $28,889 +0.85% +2.75%
Texas $27,125 +1.37% +4.40%

Texas Real Per Capita Income Trends since 2005

The current per capita income for Texas is $27,125. Real per capita income peaked in 2008 at $27,595 and is now $470 (1.70%) lower. From a post peak low of $25,912 in 2010, real per capita income for Texas has now grown by $1,213 (4.68%).

Real Per Capita Income: Texas, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Texas

Date US Texas
2014 $28,889 $27,125
2013 $28,645 $26,758
2012 $28,169 $26,148
2011 $28,115 $25,982
2010 $28,297 $25,912
2009 $29,140 $26,567
2008 $30,337 $27,595
2007 $30,473 $27,333
2006 $29,669 $26,421
2005 $30,349 $26,932