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Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos Texas Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos Texas metro area was $71,000 in 2016, the latest figures available. Austin median household income is $14,435 higher than the median Texas household income and $13,383 greater than the US median household income. 2017 metro income data (including Austin median household income) will be released in September of 2018. Median family and per capita income for Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Austin Texas

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $57,617 +2.01% +7.02%
Texas $56,565 +0.37% +6.17%
Austin $71,000 +4.34% +11.59%

Trends in Austin, TX Real Median Household Income since 2005

At $71,000, the median household income for Austin was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2016.

Real Median Household Income: Austin, Texas, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Austin

Date US Texas Austin
2016 $57,617 $56,565 $71,000
2015 $56,480 $56,356 $68,044
2014 $54,398 $53,767 $64,481
2013 $53,838 $53,276 $63,627
2012 $53,701 $53,041 $62,129
2011 $53,879 $52,695 $60,580
2010 $55,093 $53,517 $61,365
2009 $56,180 $53,985 $62,888
2008 $58,000 $55,786 $66,017
2007 $58,736 $55,041 $65,688
2006 $57,677 $53,476 $62,951
2005 $56,832 $51,789 $62,045

Austin Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Austin was $90,208 in 2016. Compared to the median Texas family income, Austin median family income is $23,183 higher. As with the median household income data, 2017 family income data for Austin will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Median Family Income for Austin Texas

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $71,062 +2.81% +7.71%
Texas $67,025 +1.34% +6.27%
Austin $90,208 +9.12% +15.55%

Trends in Austin, TX Real Median Family Income since 2005

At $90,208, the median family income for Austin was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2016.

Real Median Family Income: Austin, Texas, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Austin

Date US Texas Austin
2016 $71,062 $67,025 $90,208
2015 $69,122 $66,141 $82,665
2014 $66,820 $63,698 $80,017
2013 $65,977 $63,069 $78,066
2012 $65,363 $62,476 $76,292
2011 $65,564 $61,895 $77,307
2010 $66,721 $62,280 $75,845
2009 $68,329 $63,323 $77,988
2008 $70,638 $65,509 $81,879
2007 $70,813 $64,526 $81,967
2006 $69,670 $62,324 $78,053
2005 $68,618 $61,166 $80,794

Austin Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Austin was $36,708 in 2016. Compared to the median Texas per capita income, Austin median per capita income is $7,994 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2017 per capita income data for Austin will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Per Capita Income for Austin Texas

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $31,128 +2.54% +7.19%
Texas $28,714 +0.52% +5.85%
Austin $36,708 +3.69% +12.06%

Trends in Austin, TX Real Per Capita Income since 2005

At $36,708, the per capita income for Austin was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2016.

Real Per Capita Income: Austin, Texas, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Austin

Date US Texas Austin
2016 $31,128 $28,714 $36,708
2015 $30,358 $28,566 $35,401
2014 $29,288 $27,500 $32,998
2013 $29,041 $27,127 $32,757
2012 $28,558 $26,509 $31,669
2011 $28,494 $26,332 $32,105
2010 $28,687 $26,269 $31,302
2009 $29,542 $26,934 $31,917
2008 $30,755 $27,976 $33,867
2007 $30,894 $27,710 $33,364
2006 $30,078 $26,785 $33,234
2005 $30,768 $27,304 $34,037