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Brownsville-Harlingen Texas Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Brownsville-Harlingen Texas metro area was $37,061 in 2016, the latest figures available. Brownsville median household income is $19,504 lower than the median Texas household income and $20,556 less than the US median household income. 2017 metro income data (including Brownsville median household income) will be released in September of 2018. Median family and per capita income for Brownsville-Harlingen are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Brownsville Texas

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $57,617 +2.01% +7.02%
Texas $56,565 +0.37% +6.17%
Brownsville $37,061 +7.41% +4.64%

Trends in Brownsville, TX Real Median Household Income since 2005

At $37,061, the median household income for Brownsville was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2016.

Real Median Household Income: Brownsville, Texas, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Brownsville

Date US Texas Brownsville
2016 $57,617 $56,565 $37,061
2015 $56,480 $56,356 $34,504
2014 $54,398 $53,767 $32,536
2013 $53,838 $53,276 $35,419
2012 $53,701 $53,041 $32,357
2011 $53,879 $52,695 $34,214
2010 $55,093 $53,517 $34,936
2009 $56,180 $53,985 $34,526
2008 $58,000 $55,786 $34,136
2007 $58,736 $55,041 $33,972
2006 $57,677 $53,476 $32,941
2005 $56,832 $51,789 $30,337

Brownsville Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Brownsville was $41,361 in 2016. Compared to the median Texas family income, Brownsville median family income is $25,664 lower. As with the median household income data, 2017 family income data for Brownsville will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Median Family Income for Brownsville Texas

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $71,062 +2.81% +7.71%
Texas $67,025 +1.34% +6.27%
Brownsville $41,361 +10.77% +7.95%

Trends in Brownsville, TX Real Median Family Income since 2005

At $41,361, the median family income for Brownsville was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2016.

Real Median Family Income: Brownsville, Texas, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Brownsville

Date US Texas Brownsville
2016 $71,062 $67,025 $41,361
2015 $69,122 $66,141 $37,338
2014 $66,820 $63,698 $37,257
2013 $65,977 $63,069 $38,316
2012 $65,363 $62,476 $35,124
2011 $65,564 $61,895 $36,946
2010 $66,721 $62,280 $38,631
2009 $68,329 $63,323 $37,116
2008 $70,638 $65,509 $38,214
2007 $70,813 $64,526 $36,877
2006 $69,670 $62,324 $34,292
2005 $68,618 $61,166 $32,296

Brownsville Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Brownsville was $15,886 in 2016. Compared to the median Texas per capita income, Brownsville median per capita income is $12,828 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2017 per capita income data for Brownsville will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Per Capita Income for Brownsville Texas

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $31,128 +2.54% +7.19%
Texas $28,714 +0.52% +5.85%
Brownsville $15,886 +0.58% +0.98%

Trends in Brownsville, TX Real Per Capita Income since 2005

At $15,886, the per capita income for Brownsville was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2016.

Real Per Capita Income: Brownsville, Texas, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Brownsville

Date US Texas Brownsville
2016 $31,128 $28,714 $15,886
2015 $30,358 $28,566 $15,794
2014 $29,288 $27,500 $14,974
2013 $29,041 $27,127 $15,732
2012 $28,558 $26,509 $14,788
2011 $28,494 $26,332 $14,936
2010 $28,687 $26,269 $14,806
2009 $29,542 $26,934 $15,550
2008 $30,755 $27,976 $15,260
2007 $30,894 $27,710 $15,057
2006 $30,078 $26,785 $14,235
2005 $30,768 $27,304 $14,098