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Fairfield County Connecticut Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Fairfield County Connecticut area was $91,198 in 2017, the latest figures available. Fairfield County median household income is $17,030 higher than the median Connecticut household income and $30,862 greater than the US median household income. 2018 county income data (including Fairfield County median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Fairfield County are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Fairfield County Connecticut

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Connecticut $74,168 -1.13% +2.16%
Fairfield County $91,198 -0.94% +2.40%

Trends in Fairfield County, CT Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Fairfield is $91,198. Real median household income peaked in 2008 at $96,493 and is now $5,295 (5.49%) lower. From a post peak low of $84,313 in 2010, real median household income for Fairfield has now grown by $6,885 (8.17%).

Real Median Household Income: Fairfield County, Connecticut, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Fairfield County

Date US Connecticut Fairfield County
2017 $60,336 $74,168 $91,198
2016 $58,856 $75,013 $92,062
2015 $57,709 $73,820 $89,411
2014 $55,613 $72,602 $89,057
2013 $55,072 $70,722 $86,517
2012 $54,948 $71,960 $85,400
2011 $55,162 $71,821 $84,421
2010 $56,388 $72,146 $84,313
2009 $57,519 $76,775 $90,551
2008 $59,382 $78,289 $96,493
2007 $60,135 $78,181 $95,098
2006 $59,051 $77,297 $93,444

Fairfield County Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Fairfield County was $112,574 in 2017. Compared to the median Connecticut family income, Fairfield County median family income is $18,704 higher. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Fairfield County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Fairfield County Connecticut

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Connecticut $93,870 -2.71% +1.97%
Fairfield County $112,574 -1.56% +3.46%

Trends in Fairfield County, CT Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Fairfield is $112,574. Real median family income peaked in 2008 at $119,990 and is now $7,416 (6.18%) lower. From a post peak low of $107,215 in 2013, real median family income for Fairfield has now grown by $5,359 (5.00%).

Real Median Family Income: Fairfield County, Connecticut, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Fairfield County

Date US Connecticut Fairfield County
2017 $73,891 $93,870 $112,574
2016 $72,591 $96,481 $114,358
2015 $70,627 $94,557 $109,173
2014 $68,313 $92,057 $108,814
2013 $67,488 $90,184 $107,215
2012 $66,880 $91,190 $109,224
2011 $67,126 $90,775 $111,732
2010 $68,289 $91,541 $107,371
2009 $69,958 $95,140 $112,375
2008 $72,321 $97,405 $119,990
2007 $72,500 $96,497 $117,329
2006 $71,330 $95,252 $113,217

Fairfield County Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Fairfield County was $54,260 in 2017. Compared to the median Connecticut per capita income, Fairfield County median per capita income is $12,231 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Fairfield County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Fairfield County Connecticut

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Connecticut $42,029 +0.14% +2.99%
Fairfield County $54,260 +1.48% +0.13%

Trends in Fairfield County, CT Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Fairfield is $54,260. Real per capita income peaked in 2008 at $58,196 and is now $3,936 (6.76%) lower. From a post peak low of $49,602 in 2010, real per capita income for Fairfield has now grown by $4,658 (9.39%).

Real Per Capita Income: Fairfield County, Connecticut, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Fairfield County

Date US Connecticut Fairfield County
2017 $32,397 $42,029 $54,260
2016 $31,798 $41,971 $53,470
2015 $31,019 $40,797 $51,842
2014 $29,942 $40,808 $54,190
2013 $29,706 $39,763 $51,782
2012 $29,221 $39,459 $51,663
2011 $29,173 $39,248 $49,875
2010 $29,361 $39,523 $49,602
2009 $30,246 $40,941 $52,991
2008 $31,488 $42,678 $58,196
2007 $31,629 $42,552 $56,816
2006 $30,795 $41,497 $55,826