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Modesto California Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Modesto California metro area was $59,514 in 2017, the latest figures available. Modesto median household income is $12,291 lower than the median California household income and $822 less than the US median household income. 2018 metro income data (including Modesto median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Modesto are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Modesto California

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
California $71,805 +3.77% +11.86%
Modesto $59,514 +7.28% +12.41%

Trends in Modesto, CA Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Modesto is $59,514. Real median household income peaked in 2007 at $59,988 and is now $474 (0.79%) lower. From a post peak low of $48,143 in 2011, real median household income for Modesto has now grown by $11,371 (23.62%).

Real Median Household Income: Modesto, California, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Modesto

Date US California Modesto
2017 $60,336 $71,805 $59,514
2016 $58,856 $69,196 $55,473
2015 $57,709 $66,737 $54,179
2014 $55,613 $64,191 $52,946
2013 $55,072 $63,441 $50,552
2012 $54,948 $62,389 $49,636
2011 $55,162 $62,573 $48,143
2010 $56,388 $65,020 $54,132
2009 $57,519 $67,494 $55,795
2008 $59,382 $69,645 $57,476
2007 $60,135 $71,048 $59,988
2006 $59,051 $69,037 $59,191

Modesto Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Modesto was $65,227 in 2017. Compared to the median California family income, Modesto median family income is $16,782 lower. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Modesto will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Modesto California

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
California $82,009 +3.78% +11.42%
Modesto $65,227 +5.22% +12.84%

Trends in Modesto, CA Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Modesto is $65,227. Real median family income peaked in 2007 at $68,160 and is now $2,933 (4.30%) lower. From a post peak low of $54,215 in 2012, real median family income for Modesto has now grown by $11,012 (20.31%).

Real Median Family Income: Modesto, California, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Modesto

Date US California Modesto
2017 $73,891 $82,009 $65,227
2016 $72,591 $79,023 $61,994
2015 $70,627 $76,133 $59,630
2014 $68,313 $73,604 $57,805
2013 $67,488 $71,906 $58,324
2012 $66,880 $70,825 $54,215
2011 $67,126 $71,518 $55,361
2010 $68,289 $73,778 $60,010
2009 $69,958 $76,779 $63,206
2008 $72,321 $79,926 $67,295
2007 $72,500 $79,979 $68,160
2006 $71,330 $78,688 $65,355

Modesto Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Modesto was $24,957 in 2017. Compared to the median California per capita income, Modesto median per capita income is $10,089 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Modesto will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Modesto California

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
California $35,046 +2.75% +11.08%
Modesto $24,957 +0.41% +11.43%

Trends in Modesto, CA Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Modesto is $24,957. Real per capita income peaked in 2006 at $26,232 and is now $1,275 (4.86%) lower. From a post peak low of $21,559 in 2011, real per capita income for Modesto has now grown by $3,398 (15.76%).

Real Per Capita Income: Modesto, California, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Modesto

Date US California Modesto
2017 $32,397 $35,046 $24,957
2016 $31,798 $34,107 $24,854
2015 $31,019 $32,682 $23,866
2014 $29,942 $31,551 $22,397
2013 $29,706 $31,107 $23,774
2012 $29,221 $30,314 $22,043
2011 $29,173 $30,430 $21,559
2010 $29,361 $30,819 $23,344
2009 $30,246 $31,937 $23,399
2008 $31,488 $33,541 $25,350
2007 $31,629 $33,988 $25,205
2006 $30,795 $32,875 $26,232