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Denver-Aurora-Broomfield Colorado Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Denver-Aurora-Broomfield Colorado metro area was $76,643 in 2017, the latest figures available. Denver median household income is $7,526 higher than the median Colorado household income and $16,307 greater than the US median household income. 2018 metro income data (including Denver median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Denver-Aurora-Broomfield are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Denver Colorado

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Colorado $69,117 +3.01% +8.78%
Denver $76,643 +4.31% +10.58%

Trends in Denver, CO Real Median Household Income since 2005

At $76,643, the median household income for Denver was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Median Household Income: Denver, Colorado, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Denver

Date US Colorado Denver
2017 $60,336 $69,117 $76,643
2016 $58,856 $67,098 $73,473
2015 $57,709 $66,125 $72,720
2014 $55,613 $63,538 $69,308
2013 $55,072 $62,000 $66,149
2012 $54,948 $60,717 $65,732
2011 $55,162 $60,498 $64,696
2010 $56,388 $60,894 $66,174
2009 $57,519 $63,484 $67,581
2008 $59,382 $65,047 $68,872
2007 $60,135 $65,435 $69,776
2006 $59,051 $63,394 $67,025

Denver Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Denver was $94,195 in 2017. Compared to the median Colorado family income, Denver median family income is $9,277 higher. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Denver will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Denver Colorado

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Colorado $84,918 +2.93% +8.65%
Denver $94,195 +5.66% +11.75%

Trends in Denver, CO Real Median Family Income since 2005

At $94,195, the median family income for Denver was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Median Family Income: Denver, Colorado, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Denver

Date US Colorado Denver
2017 $73,891 $84,918 $94,195
2016 $72,591 $82,498 $89,150
2015 $70,627 $81,102 $88,304
2014 $68,313 $78,154 $84,294
2013 $67,488 $75,934 $82,290
2012 $66,880 $76,032 $81,234
2011 $67,126 $75,487 $80,519
2010 $68,289 $76,391 $82,473
2009 $69,958 $78,961 $85,545
2008 $72,321 $80,080 $85,999
2007 $72,500 $79,987 $84,873
2006 $71,330 $78,750 $82,975

Denver Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Denver was $39,832 in 2017. Compared to the median Colorado per capita income, Denver median per capita income is $3,487 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Denver will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Denver Colorado

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Colorado $36,345 +3.00% +8.37%
Denver $39,832 +2.33% +9.01%

Trends in Denver, CO Real Per Capita Income since 2005

At $39,832, the per capita income for Denver was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Per Capita Income: Denver, Colorado, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Denver

Date US Colorado Denver
2017 $32,397 $36,345 $39,832
2016 $31,798 $35,285 $38,926
2015 $31,019 $34,727 $38,007
2014 $29,942 $33,537 $36,541
2013 $29,706 $33,118 $35,453
2012 $29,221 $32,441 $34,997
2011 $29,173 $32,554 $34,859
2010 $29,361 $32,363 $34,805
2009 $30,246 $33,231 $35,499
2008 $31,488 $34,777 $36,983
2007 $31,629 $34,527 $36,564
2006 $30,795 $33,821 $35,787