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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 $61,644 in 2015, the latest figures available. Dallas median household income is $5,991 higher than the median Texas household income and $5,869 greater than the US median household income. 2016 metro income data (including Dallas median household income) will be released in September of 2017. 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

2015 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $55,775 +3.83% +5.17%
Texas $55,653 +4.82% +6.25%
Dallas $61,644 +3.43% +4.85%

Trends in Dallas, TX Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Dallas is $61,644. Real median household income peaked in 2007 at $62,564 and is now $920 (1.47%) lower. From a post peak low of $58,405 in 2013, real median household income for Dallas has now grown by $3,239 (5.55%).

Real Median Household Income: Dallas, Texas, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Dallas

Date US Texas Dallas
2015 $55,775 $55,653 $61,644
2014 $53,719 $53,096 $59,599
2013 $53,166 $52,611 $58,405
2012 $53,031 $52,380 $58,795
2011 $53,223 $52,053 $58,539
2010 $54,405 $52,849 $59,192
2009 $55,478 $53,311 $60,249
2008 $57,276 $55,090 $62,063
2007 $58,003 $54,354 $62,564
2006 $56,957 $52,808 $61,130
2005 $56,122 $51,142 $60,367

Dallas Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Dallas was $72,350 in 2015. Compared to the median Texas family income, Dallas median family income is $7,034 higher. As with the median household income data, 2016 family income data for Dallas will be released in September of 2017.

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Real Median Family Income for Dallas Texas

2015 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $68,260 +3.45% +5.75%
Texas $65,316 +3.84% +5.87%
Dallas $72,350 +2.72% +4.79%

Trends in Dallas, TX Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Dallas is $72,350. Real median family income peaked in 2008 at $74,041 and is now $1,691 (2.28%) lower. From a post peak low of $68,776 in 2011, real median family income for Dallas has now grown by $3,574 (5.20%).

Real Median Family Income: Dallas, Texas, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Dallas

Date US Texas Dallas
2015 $68,260 $65,316 $72,350
2014 $65,986 $62,903 $70,434
2013 $65,153 $62,282 $70,166
2012 $64,548 $61,697 $69,046
2011 $64,766 $61,142 $68,776
2010 $65,888 $61,503 $69,043
2009 $67,476 $62,533 $71,390
2008 $69,756 $64,691 $74,041
2007 $69,929 $63,721 $73,531
2006 $68,801 $61,546 $72,410
2005 $67,761 $60,403 $71,286

Dallas Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Dallas was $31,379 in 2015. Compared to the median Texas per capita income, Dallas median per capita income is $3,169 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2016 per capita income data for Dallas will be released in September of 2017.

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Real Per Capita Income for Dallas Texas

2015 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $29,979 +3.65% +6.30%
Texas $28,210 +3.88% +7.76%
Dallas $31,379 +3.36% +7.39%

Trends in Dallas, TX Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Dallas is $31,379. Real per capita income peaked in 2007 at $31,581 and is now $202 (0.64%) lower. From a post peak low of $29,171 in 2011, real per capita income for Dallas has now grown by $2,208 (7.57%).

Real Per Capita Income: Dallas, Texas, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Dallas

Date US Texas Dallas
2015 $29,979 $28,210 $31,379
2014 $28,922 $27,156 $30,360
2013 $28,678 $26,789 $30,260
2012 $28,202 $26,179 $29,221
2011 $28,147 $26,012 $29,171
2010 $28,329 $25,941 $29,369
2009 $29,174 $26,598 $30,045
2008 $30,371 $27,627 $31,165
2007 $30,508 $27,364 $31,581
2006 $29,703 $26,451 $30,769
2005 $30,384 $26,963 $31,274