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Santa Clara County California Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Santa Clara County California area was $119,035 in 2017, the latest figures available. Santa Clara County median household income is $47,230 higher than the median California household income and $58,699 greater than the US median household income. 2018 county income data (including Santa Clara County median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Santa Clara County are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Santa Clara County California

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
California $71,805 +3.77% +11.86%
Santa Clara County $119,035 +4.92% +17.76%

Trends in Santa Clara County, CA Real Median Household Income since 2005

At $119,035, the median household income for Santa clara was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Median Household Income: Santa Clara County, California, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Santa Clara County

Date US California Santa Clara County
2017 $60,336 $71,805 $119,035
2016 $58,856 $69,196 $113,458
2015 $57,709 $66,737 $105,889
2014 $55,613 $64,191 $101,087
2013 $55,072 $63,441 $96,983
2012 $54,948 $62,389 $97,790
2011 $55,162 $62,573 $92,729
2010 $56,388 $65,020 $95,773
2009 $57,519 $67,494 $97,597
2008 $59,382 $69,645 $101,402
2007 $60,135 $71,048 $99,980
2006 $59,051 $69,037 $98,523

Santa Clara County Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Santa Clara County was $133,345 in 2017. Compared to the median California family income, Santa Clara County median family income is $51,336 higher. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Santa Clara County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Santa Clara County California

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
California $82,009 +3.78% +11.42%
Santa Clara County $133,345 +5.60% +17.08%

Trends in Santa Clara County, CA Real Median Family Income since 2005

At $133,345, the median family income for Santa clara was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Median Family Income: Santa Clara County, California, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Santa Clara County

Date US California Santa Clara County
2017 $73,891 $82,009 $133,345
2016 $72,591 $79,023 $126,272
2015 $70,627 $76,133 $122,935
2014 $68,313 $73,604 $113,890
2013 $67,488 $71,906 $109,940
2012 $66,880 $70,825 $108,761
2011 $67,126 $71,518 $108,554
2010 $68,289 $73,778 $108,790
2009 $69,958 $76,779 $111,861
2008 $72,321 $79,926 $118,723
2007 $72,500 $79,979 $118,483
2006 $71,330 $78,688 $113,433

Santa Clara County Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Santa Clara County was $52,428 in 2017. Compared to the median California per capita income, Santa Clara County median per capita income is $17,382 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Santa Clara County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Santa Clara County California

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
California $35,046 +2.75% +11.08%
Santa Clara County $52,428 +3.39% +14.67%

Trends in Santa Clara County, CA Real Per Capita Income since 2005

At $52,428, the per capita income for Santa clara was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Per Capita Income: Santa Clara County, California, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Santa Clara County

Date US California Santa Clara County
2017 $32,397 $35,046 $52,428
2016 $31,798 $34,107 $50,710
2015 $31,019 $32,682 $48,248
2014 $29,942 $31,551 $45,720
2013 $29,706 $31,107 $45,022
2012 $29,221 $30,314 $43,876
2011 $29,173 $30,430 $42,998
2010 $29,361 $30,819 $42,363
2009 $30,246 $31,937 $43,061
2008 $31,488 $33,541 $46,511
2007 $31,629 $33,988 $46,502
2006 $30,795 $32,875 $45,014