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Texas Household Income

According to the Census ACS 1-year survey, the median household income for Texas was $56,565 in 2016, the latest figures available. Compared to the median US household income, Texas median household income is $1,052 lower. 2017 Census ACS data (including 2017 Texas household income numbers) will be released in September of 2018. Texas median family income and per capita income for Texas are shown further down.

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Real Median Household Income in Texas

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $57,617 +2.01% +7.02%
Texas $56,565 +0.37% +6.17%

Texas Real Median Household Income Trends since 2005

At $56,565, the median household income for Texas was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2016.

Real Median Household Income: Texas, National

Historical Real Median Household Income for Texas

Date US Texas
2016 $57,617 $56,565
2015 $56,480 $56,356
2014 $54,398 $53,767
2013 $53,838 $53,276
2012 $53,701 $53,041
2011 $53,879 $52,695
2010 $55,093 $53,517
2009 $56,180 $53,985
2008 $58,000 $55,786
2007 $58,736 $55,041
2006 $57,677 $53,476
2005 $56,832 $51,789

Texas Family Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows that the median family income for Texas was $67,025 in 2016. Compared to the median US family income, Texas median family income is $4,037 lower. Like the median household income numbers, 2017 family income data will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Median Family Income in Texas

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $71,062 +2.81% +7.71%
Texas $67,025 +1.34% +6.27%

Texas Real Median Family Income Trends since 2005

At $67,025, the median family income for Texas was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2016.

Real Median Family Income: Texas, National

Historical Real Median Family Income for Texas

Date US Texas
2016 $71,062 $67,025
2015 $69,122 $66,141
2014 $66,820 $63,698
2013 $65,977 $63,069
2012 $65,363 $62,476
2011 $65,564 $61,895
2010 $66,721 $62,280
2009 $68,329 $63,323
2008 $70,638 $65,509
2007 $70,813 $64,526
2006 $69,670 $62,324
2005 $68,618 $61,166

Texas Per Capita Income

The ACS survey shows the median per capita income for Texas was $28,714 in 2016. Compared to the US per capita income, Texas per capita income is $2,414 lower. Per capita income numbers for 2017 will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Per Capita Income in Texas

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $31,128 +2.54% +7.19%
Texas $28,714 +0.52% +5.85%

Texas Real Per Capita Income Trends since 2005

At $28,714, the per capita income for Texas was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2016.

Real Per Capita Income: Texas, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Texas

Date US Texas
2016 $31,128 $28,714
2015 $30,358 $28,566
2014 $29,288 $27,500
2013 $29,041 $27,127
2012 $28,558 $26,509
2011 $28,494 $26,332
2010 $28,687 $26,269
2009 $29,542 $26,934
2008 $30,755 $27,976
2007 $30,894 $27,710
2006 $30,078 $26,785
2005 $30,768 $27,304