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El Paso Texas Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the El Paso Texas metro area was $42,116 in 2016, the latest figures available. El Paso median household income is $14,449 lower than the median Texas household income and $15,501 less than the US median household income. 2017 metro income data (including El Paso median household income) will be released in September of 2018. Median family and per capita income for El Paso are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for El Paso Texas

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $57,617 +2.01% +7.02%
Texas $56,565 +0.37% +6.17%
El Paso $42,116 -4.68% +2.51%

Trends in El Paso, TX Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for El paso is $42,116. Real median household income peaked in 2015 at $44,184 and is now $2,068 (4.68%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: El Paso, Texas, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for El Paso

Date US Texas El Paso
2016 $57,617 $56,565 $42,116
2015 $56,480 $56,356 $44,184
2014 $54,398 $53,767 $40,687
2013 $53,838 $53,276 $41,085
2012 $53,701 $53,041 $42,175
2011 $53,879 $52,695 $42,219
2010 $55,093 $53,517 $39,647
2009 $56,180 $53,985 $40,435
2008 $58,000 $55,786 $40,672
2007 $58,736 $55,041 $40,492
2006 $57,677 $53,476 $38,225
2005 $56,832 $51,789 $38,060

El Paso Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for El Paso was $47,221 in 2016. Compared to the median Texas family income, El Paso median family income is $19,804 lower. As with the median household income data, 2017 family income data for El Paso will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Median Family Income for El Paso Texas

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $71,062 +2.81% +7.71%
Texas $67,025 +1.34% +6.27%
El Paso $47,221 -4.88% +4.01%

Trends in El Paso, TX Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for El paso is $47,221. Real median family income peaked in 2015 at $49,646 and is now $2,425 (4.88%) lower.

Real Median Family Income: El Paso, Texas, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for El Paso

Date US Texas El Paso
2016 $71,062 $67,025 $47,221
2015 $69,122 $66,141 $49,646
2014 $66,820 $63,698 $44,479
2013 $65,977 $63,069 $45,401
2012 $65,363 $62,476 $47,309
2011 $65,564 $61,895 $45,909
2010 $66,721 $62,280 $43,463
2009 $68,329 $63,323 $45,935
2008 $70,638 $65,509 $45,809
2007 $70,813 $64,526 $44,992
2006 $69,670 $62,324 $41,462
2005 $68,618 $61,166 $41,828

El Paso Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for El Paso was $19,533 in 2016. Compared to the median Texas per capita income, El Paso median per capita income is $9,181 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2017 per capita income data for El Paso will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Per Capita Income for El Paso Texas

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $31,128 +2.54% +7.19%
Texas $28,714 +0.52% +5.85%
El Paso $19,533 +0.16% +3.58%

Trends in El Paso, TX Real Per Capita Income since 2005

At $19,533, the per capita income for El paso was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2016.

Real Per Capita Income: El Paso, Texas, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for El Paso

Date US Texas El Paso
2016 $31,128 $28,714 $19,533
2015 $30,358 $28,566 $19,501
2014 $29,288 $27,500 $18,466
2013 $29,041 $27,127 $18,858
2012 $28,558 $26,509 $18,904
2011 $28,494 $26,332 $19,310
2010 $28,687 $26,269 $18,533
2009 $29,542 $26,934 $18,523
2008 $30,755 $27,976 $18,833
2007 $30,894 $27,710 $18,620
2006 $30,078 $26,785 $17,561
2005 $30,768 $27,304 $17,496