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Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington Texas Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington Texas metro area was $56,954 in 2012, the latest figures available. Dallas median household income is $6,214 higher than the median Texas household income and $5,583 greater than the US median household income. 2013 metro income data (including Dallas median household income) will be released in September of 2014. Median family and per capita income for Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Dallas Texas

2012 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $51,371 -0.36% -4.44%
Texas $50,740 +0.63% -1.78%
Dallas $56,954 +0.44% -2.45%

Trends in Dallas, TX Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Dallas is $56,954. Real median household income peaked in 2007 at $60,607 and is now $3,653 (6.03%) lower. From a post peak low of $56,706 in 2011, real median household income for Dallas has now grown by $248 (0.44%).

Real Median Household Income: Dallas, Texas, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Dallas

Date US Texas Dallas
2012 $51,371 $50,740 $56,954
2011 $51,557 $50,424 $56,706
2010 $52,703 $51,196 $57,340
2009 $53,760 $51,660 $58,383
2008 $55,484 $53,367 $60,121
2007 $56,189 $52,654 $60,607
2006 $55,176 $51,157 $59,219
2005 $54,387 $49,561 $58,501

Dallas Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Dallas was $66,884 in 2012. Compared to the median Texas family income, Dallas median family income is $7,119 higher. As with the median household income data, 2013 family income data for Dallas will be released in September of 2014.

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Real Median Family Income for Dallas Texas

2012 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $62,527 -0.34% -4.37%
Texas $59,765 +0.91% -1.37%
Dallas $66,884 +0.39% -3.32%

Trends in Dallas, TX Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Dallas is $66,884. Real median family income peaked in 2008 at $71,725 and is now $4,841 (6.75%) lower. From a post peak low of $66,623 in 2011, real median family income for Dallas has now grown by $261 (0.39%).

Real Median Family Income: Dallas, Texas, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Dallas

Date US Texas Dallas
2012 $62,527 $59,765 $66,884
2011 $62,739 $59,228 $66,623
2010 $63,827 $59,579 $66,883
2009 $65,387 $60,596 $69,180
2008 $67,574 $62,668 $71,725
2007 $67,742 $61,728 $71,232
2006 $66,650 $59,622 $70,146
2005 $65,666 $58,535 $69,082

Dallas Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Dallas was $28,306 in 2012. Compared to the median Texas per capita income, Dallas median per capita income is $2,947 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2013 per capita income data for Dallas will be released in September of 2014.

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Real Per Capita Income for Dallas Texas

2012 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $27,319 +0.19% -3.36%
Texas $25,359 +0.64% -1.61%
Dallas $28,306 +0.17% -2.78%

Trends in Dallas, TX Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Dallas is $28,306. Real per capita income peaked in 2007 at $30,594 and is now $2,288 (7.48%) lower. From a post peak low of $28,258 in 2011, real per capita income for Dallas has now grown by $48 (0.17%).

Real Per Capita Income: Dallas, Texas, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Dallas

Date US Texas Dallas
2012 $27,319 $25,359 $28,306
2011 $27,266 $25,198 $28,258
2010 $27,443 $25,130 $28,450
2009 $28,270 $25,774 $29,115
2008 $29,421 $26,763 $30,190
2007 $29,554 $26,509 $30,594
2006 $28,774 $25,624 $29,807
2005 $29,445 $26,129 $30,307