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Humboldt County California Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Humboldt County California area was $46,494 in 2017, the latest figures available. Humboldt County median household income is $25,311 lower than the median California household income and $13,842 less than the US median household income. 2018 county income data (including Humboldt County median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Humboldt County are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Humboldt County California

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
California $71,805 +3.77% +11.86%
Humboldt County $46,494 +5.53% +10.49%

Trends in Humboldt County, CA Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Humboldt is $46,494. Real median household income peaked in 2006 at $49,664 and is now $3,170 (6.38%) lower. From a post peak low of $40,939 in 2009, real median household income for Humboldt has now grown by $5,555 (13.57%).

Real Median Household Income: Humboldt County, California, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Humboldt County

Date US California Humboldt County
2017 $60,336 $71,805 $46,494
2016 $58,856 $69,196 $44,058
2015 $57,709 $66,737 $41,888
2014 $55,613 $64,191 $42,078
2013 $55,072 $63,441 $44,365
2012 $54,948 $62,389 $43,514
2011 $55,162 $62,573 $44,988
2010 $56,388 $65,020 $43,370
2009 $57,519 $67,494 $40,939
2008 $59,382 $69,645 $45,368
2007 $60,135 $71,048 $43,697
2006 $59,051 $69,037 $49,664

Humboldt County Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Humboldt County was $67,780 in 2017. Compared to the median California family income, Humboldt County median family income is $14,229 lower. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Humboldt County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Humboldt County California

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
California $82,009 +3.78% +11.42%
Humboldt County $67,780 +14.95% +23.67%

Trends in Humboldt County, CA Real Median Family Income since 2005

At $67,780, the median family income for Humboldt was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Median Family Income: Humboldt County, California, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Humboldt County

Date US California Humboldt County
2017 $73,891 $82,009 $67,780
2016 $72,591 $79,023 $58,963
2015 $70,627 $76,133 $53,738
2014 $68,313 $73,604 $54,806
2013 $67,488 $71,906 $52,879
2012 $66,880 $70,825 $57,159
2011 $67,126 $71,518 $54,698
2010 $68,289 $73,778 $57,651
2009 $69,958 $76,779 $55,684
2008 $72,321 $79,926 $61,516
2007 $72,500 $79,979 $57,189
2006 $71,330 $78,688 $63,598

Humboldt County Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Humboldt County was $27,230 in 2017. Compared to the median California per capita income, Humboldt County median per capita income is $7,816 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Humboldt County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Humboldt County California

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
California $35,046 +2.75% +11.08%
Humboldt County $27,230 -1.24% +16.06%

Trends in Humboldt County, CA Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Humboldt is $27,230. Real per capita income peaked in 2005 at $28,408 and is now $1,178 (4.15%) lower. From a post peak low of $23,462 in 2014, real per capita income for Humboldt has now grown by $3,768 (16.06%).

Real Per Capita Income: Humboldt County, California, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Humboldt County

Date US California Humboldt County
2017 $32,397 $35,046 $27,230
2016 $31,798 $34,107 $27,571
2015 $31,019 $32,682 $25,072
2014 $29,942 $31,551 $23,462
2013 $29,706 $31,107 $23,643
2012 $29,221 $30,314 $24,078
2011 $29,173 $30,430 $24,122
2010 $29,361 $30,819 $26,142
2009 $30,246 $31,937 $23,975
2008 $31,488 $33,541 $26,185
2007 $31,629 $33,988 $27,124
2006 $30,795 $32,875 $26,783