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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 $63,812 in 2016, the latest figures available. Dallas median household income is $7,247 higher than the median Texas household income and $6,195 greater than the US median household income. 2017 metro income data (including Dallas median household income) will be released in September of 2018. 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

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $57,617 +2.01% +7.02%
Texas $56,565 +0.37% +6.17%
Dallas $63,812 +2.23% +7.89%

Trends in Dallas, TX Real Median Household Income since 2005

At $63,812, the median household income for Dallas was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2016.

Real Median Household Income: Dallas, Texas, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Dallas

Date US Texas Dallas
2016 $57,617 $56,565 $63,812
2015 $56,480 $56,356 $62,423
2014 $54,398 $53,767 $60,352
2013 $53,838 $53,276 $59,143
2012 $53,701 $53,041 $59,537
2011 $53,879 $52,695 $59,260
2010 $55,093 $53,517 $59,940
2009 $56,180 $53,985 $61,010
2008 $58,000 $55,786 $62,847
2007 $58,736 $55,041 $63,355
2006 $57,677 $53,476 $61,903
2005 $56,832 $51,789 $61,131

Dallas Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Dallas was $75,505 in 2016. Compared to the median Texas family income, Dallas median family income is $8,480 higher. As with the median household income data, 2017 family income data for Dallas will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Median Family Income for Dallas Texas

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $71,062 +2.81% +7.71%
Texas $67,025 +1.34% +6.27%
Dallas $75,505 +3.06% +6.27%

Trends in Dallas, TX Real Median Family Income since 2005

At $75,505, the median family income for Dallas was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2016.

Real Median Family Income: Dallas, Texas, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Dallas

Date US Texas Dallas
2016 $71,062 $67,025 $75,505
2015 $69,122 $66,141 $73,264
2014 $66,820 $63,698 $71,325
2013 $65,977 $63,069 $71,053
2012 $65,363 $62,476 $69,918
2011 $65,564 $61,895 $69,624
2010 $66,721 $62,280 $69,915
2009 $68,329 $63,323 $72,293
2008 $70,638 $65,509 $74,977
2007 $70,813 $64,526 $74,461
2006 $69,670 $62,324 $73,325
2005 $68,618 $61,166 $72,187

Dallas Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Dallas was $32,156 in 2016. Compared to the median Texas per capita income, Dallas median per capita income is $3,442 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2017 per capita income data for Dallas will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Per Capita Income for Dallas Texas

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $31,128 +2.54% +7.19%
Texas $28,714 +0.52% +5.85%
Dallas $32,156 +1.20% +4.94%

Trends in Dallas, TX Real Per Capita Income since 2005

At $32,156, the per capita income for Dallas was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2016.

Real Per Capita Income: Dallas, Texas, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Dallas

Date US Texas Dallas
2016 $31,128 $28,714 $32,156
2015 $30,358 $28,566 $31,775
2014 $29,288 $27,500 $30,744
2013 $29,041 $27,127 $30,642
2012 $28,558 $26,509 $29,590
2011 $28,494 $26,332 $29,531
2010 $28,687 $26,269 $29,740
2009 $29,542 $26,934 $30,425
2008 $30,755 $27,976 $31,559
2007 $30,894 $27,710 $31,981
2006 $30,078 $26,785 $31,158
2005 $30,768 $27,304 $31,669