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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 $97,053 in 2019, the latest figures available. Fairfield County median household income is $18,220 higher than the median Connecticut household income and $31,341 greater than the US median household income. 2020 county income data (including Fairfield County median household income) will be released in September of 2021. Median family and per capita income for Fairfield County are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Fairfield County Connecticut

2019 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $65,712 +4.21% +7.05%
Connecticut $78,833 +1.42% +0.77%
Fairfield County $97,053 +4.66% +1.08%

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

The current median household income for Fairfield is $97,053. Real median household income peaked in 2008 at $100,636 and is now $3,583 (3.56%) lower. From a post peak low of $87,934 in 2010, real median household income for Fairfield has now grown by $9,119 (10.37%).

Real Median Household Income: Fairfield County, Connecticut, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Fairfield County

Date US Connecticut Fairfield County
2019 $65,712 $78,833 $97,053
2018 $63,059 $77,732 $92,730
2017 $62,927 $77,352 $95,114
2016 $61,383 $78,233 $96,014
2015 $60,187 $76,990 $93,250
2014 $58,001 $75,719 $92,881
2013 $57,437 $73,759 $90,233
2012 $57,307 $75,050 $89,067
2011 $57,531 $74,905 $88,047
2010 $58,809 $75,244 $87,934
2009 $59,988 $80,071 $94,440

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Fairfield County Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Fairfield County was $122,271 in 2019. Compared to the median Connecticut family income, Fairfield County median family income is $20,999 higher. As with the median household income data, 2020 family income data for Fairfield County will be released in September of 2021.

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Real Median Family Income for Fairfield County Connecticut

2019 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $80,944 +4.06% +6.92%
Connecticut $101,272 +1.40% +0.64%
Fairfield County $122,271 +3.70% +2.52%

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

The current median family income for Fairfield is $122,271. Real median family income peaked in 2008 at $125,141 and is now $2,870 (2.29%) lower. From a post peak low of $111,819 in 2013, real median family income for Fairfield has now grown by $10,452 (9.35%).

Real Median Family Income: Fairfield County, Connecticut, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Fairfield County

Date US Connecticut Fairfield County
2019 $80,944 $101,272 $122,271
2018 $77,786 $99,878 $117,910
2017 $77,064 $97,900 $117,407
2016 $75,707 $100,623 $119,267
2015 $73,660 $98,618 $113,861
2014 $71,246 $96,010 $113,487
2013 $70,386 $94,057 $111,819
2012 $69,752 $95,105 $113,913
2011 $70,009 $94,673 $116,530
2010 $71,221 $95,472 $111,982
2009 $72,962 $99,225 $117,201

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Fairfield County Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Fairfield County was $58,815 in 2019. Compared to the median Connecticut per capita income, Fairfield County median per capita income is $13,456 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2020 per capita income data for Fairfield County will be released in September of 2021.

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Real Per Capita Income for Fairfield County Connecticut

2019 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $35,672 +3.57% +7.57%
Connecticut $45,359 +1.19% +3.62%
Fairfield County $58,815 +2.91% +5.47%

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

The current per capita income for Fairfield is $58,815. Real per capita income peaked in 2008 at $60,695 and is now $1,880 (3.10%) lower. From a post peak low of $51,732 in 2010, real per capita income for Fairfield has now grown by $7,083 (13.69%).

Real Per Capita Income: Fairfield County, Connecticut, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Fairfield County

Date US Connecticut Fairfield County
2019 $35,672 $45,359 $58,815
2018 $34,444 $44,824 $57,152
2017 $33,788 $43,834 $56,590
2016 $33,163 $43,773 $55,765
2015 $32,351 $42,549 $54,068
2014 $31,228 $42,561 $56,517
2013 $30,982 $41,471 $54,006
2012 $30,476 $41,154 $53,881
2011 $30,425 $40,933 $52,017
2010 $30,622 $41,220 $51,732
2009 $31,545 $42,699 $55,267

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