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Los Angeles County California Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Los Angeles County California area was $65,006 in 2017, the latest figures available. Los Angeles County median household income is $6,799 lower than the median California household income and $4,670 greater than the US median household income. 2018 county income data (including Los Angeles County median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Los Angeles County are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Los Angeles County California

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
California $71,805 +3.77% +11.86%
Los Angeles County $65,006 +3.75% +12.51%

Trends in Los Angeles County, CA Real Median Household Income since 2005

At $65,006, the median household income for Los angeles was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Median Household Income: Los Angeles County, California, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Los Angeles County

Date US California Los Angeles County
2017 $60,336 $71,805 $65,006
2016 $58,856 $69,196 $62,657
2015 $57,709 $66,737 $61,185
2014 $55,613 $64,191 $57,778
2013 $55,072 $63,441 $57,474
2012 $54,948 $62,389 $56,691
2011 $55,162 $62,573 $57,104
2010 $56,388 $65,020 $59,360
2009 $57,519 $67,494 $62,381
2008 $59,382 $69,645 $63,342
2007 $60,135 $71,048 $63,492
2006 $59,051 $69,037 $62,541

Los Angeles County Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Los Angeles County was $72,816 in 2017. Compared to the median California family income, Los Angeles County median family income is $9,193 lower. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Los Angeles County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Los Angeles County California

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
California $82,009 +3.78% +11.42%
Los Angeles County $72,816 +3.60% +12.78%

Trends in Los Angeles County, CA Real Median Family Income since 2005

At $72,816, the median family income for Los angeles was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Median Family Income: Los Angeles County, California, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Los Angeles County

Date US California Los Angeles County
2017 $73,891 $82,009 $72,816
2016 $72,591 $79,023 $70,283
2015 $70,627 $76,133 $68,071
2014 $68,313 $73,604 $64,566
2013 $67,488 $71,906 $64,075
2012 $66,880 $70,825 $63,993
2011 $67,126 $71,518 $63,626
2010 $68,289 $73,778 $65,626
2009 $69,958 $76,779 $68,808
2008 $72,321 $79,926 $70,690
2007 $72,500 $79,979 $71,422
2006 $71,330 $78,688 $69,385

Los Angeles County Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Los Angeles County was $32,413 in 2017. Compared to the median California per capita income, Los Angeles County median per capita income is $2,633 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Los Angeles County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Los Angeles County California

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
California $35,046 +2.75% +11.08%
Los Angeles County $32,413 +2.94% +10.22%

Trends in Los Angeles County, CA Real Per Capita Income since 2005

At $32,413, the per capita income for Los angeles was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Per Capita Income: Los Angeles County, California, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Los Angeles County

Date US California Los Angeles County
2017 $32,397 $35,046 $32,413
2016 $31,798 $34,107 $31,487
2015 $31,019 $32,682 $30,423
2014 $29,942 $31,551 $29,407
2013 $29,706 $31,107 $28,973
2012 $29,221 $30,314 $28,310
2011 $29,173 $30,430 $28,780
2010 $29,361 $30,819 $28,984
2009 $30,246 $31,937 $29,961
2008 $31,488 $33,541 $31,563
2007 $31,629 $33,988 $31,453
2006 $30,795 $32,875 $29,914