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Denver County Colorado Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Denver County Colorado area was $65,224 in 2017, the latest figures available. Denver County median household income is $3,893 lower than the median Colorado household income and $4,888 greater than the US median household income. 2018 county income data (including Denver County median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Denver County are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Denver County Colorado

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Colorado $69,117 +3.01% +8.78%
Denver County $65,224 +4.49% +14.54%

Trends in Denver County, CO Real Median Household Income since 2005

At $65,224, the median household income for Denver was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Median Household Income: Denver County, Colorado, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Denver County

Date US Colorado Denver County
2017 $60,336 $69,117 $65,224
2016 $58,856 $67,098 $62,419
2015 $57,709 $66,125 $60,015
2014 $55,613 $63,538 $56,944
2013 $55,072 $62,000 $53,848
2012 $54,948 $60,717 $54,003
2011 $55,162 $60,498 $51,742
2010 $56,388 $60,894 $50,786
2009 $57,519 $63,484 $53,154
2008 $59,382 $65,047 $52,308
2007 $60,135 $65,435 $52,673
2006 $59,051 $63,394 $49,848

Denver County Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Denver County was $85,166 in 2017. Compared to the median Colorado family income, Denver County median family income is $248 higher. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Denver County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Denver County Colorado

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Colorado $84,918 +2.93% +8.65%
Denver County $85,166 +6.02% +15.02%

Trends in Denver County, CO Real Median Family Income since 2005

At $85,166, the median family income for Denver was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Median Family Income: Denver County, Colorado, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Denver County

Date US Colorado Denver County
2017 $73,891 $84,918 $85,166
2016 $72,591 $82,498 $80,333
2015 $70,627 $81,102 $74,968
2014 $68,313 $78,154 $74,043
2013 $67,488 $75,934 $68,674
2012 $66,880 $76,032 $66,470
2011 $67,126 $75,487 $69,130
2010 $68,289 $76,391 $62,703
2009 $69,958 $78,961 $67,107
2008 $72,321 $80,080 $65,805
2007 $72,500 $79,987 $64,944
2006 $71,330 $78,750 $61,142

Denver County Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Denver County was $42,271 in 2017. Compared to the median Colorado per capita income, Denver County median per capita income is $5,926 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Denver County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Denver County Colorado

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Colorado $36,345 +3.00% +8.37%
Denver County $42,271 +4.97% +13.39%

Trends in Denver County, CO Real Per Capita Income since 2005

At $42,271, the per capita income for Denver was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Per Capita Income: Denver County, Colorado, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Denver County

Date US Colorado Denver County
2017 $32,397 $36,345 $42,271
2016 $31,798 $35,285 $40,271
2015 $31,019 $34,727 $38,068
2014 $29,942 $33,537 $37,278
2013 $29,706 $33,118 $35,831
2012 $29,221 $32,441 $35,103
2011 $29,173 $32,554 $34,810
2010 $29,361 $32,363 $34,075
2009 $30,246 $33,231 $34,220
2008 $31,488 $34,777 $34,875
2007 $31,629 $34,527 $34,477
2006 $30,795 $33,821 $32,356