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Delaware Household Income

According to the Census ACS 1-year survey, the median household income for Delaware was $62,852 in 2017, the latest figures available. Compared to the median US household income, Delaware median household income is $2,516 higher. 2018 Census ACS data (including 2018 Delaware household income numbers) will be released in September of 2019. Delaware median family income and per capita income for Delaware are shown further down.

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Real Median Household Income in Delaware

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Delaware $62,852 -0.37% +1.55%

Delaware Real Median Household Income Trends since 2005

The current median household income for Delaware is $62,852. Real median household income peaked in 2008 at $66,184 and is now $3,332 (5.03%) lower. From a post peak low of $60,970 in 2013, real median household income for Delaware has now grown by $1,882 (3.09%).

Real Median Household Income: Delaware, National

Historical Real Median Household Income for Delaware

Date US Delaware
2017 $60,336 $62,852
2016 $58,856 $63,085
2015 $57,709 $63,379
2014 $55,613 $61,893
2013 $55,072 $60,970
2012 $54,948 $62,482
2011 $55,162 $64,241
2010 $56,388 $62,924
2009 $57,519 $65,122
2008 $59,382 $66,184
2007 $60,135 $64,721
2006 $59,051 $64,391
2005 $58,185 $66,058

Delaware Family Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows that the median family income for Delaware was $77,082 in 2017. Compared to the median US family income, Delaware median family income is $3,191 higher. Like the median household income numbers, 2018 family income data will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income in Delaware

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Delaware $77,082 +1.63% +2.45%

Delaware Real Median Family Income Trends since 2005

The current median family income for Delaware is $77,082. Real median family income peaked in 2005 at $80,357 and is now $3,275 (4.08%) lower. From a post peak low of $73,142 in 2013, real median family income for Delaware has now grown by $3,940 (5.39%).

Real Median Family Income: Delaware, National

Historical Real Median Family Income for Delaware

Date US Delaware
2017 $73,891 $77,082
2016 $72,591 $75,848
2015 $70,627 $77,530
2014 $68,313 $75,240
2013 $67,488 $73,142
2012 $66,880 $75,574
2011 $67,126 $76,092
2010 $68,289 $77,457
2009 $69,958 $77,402
2008 $72,321 $78,460
2007 $72,500 $78,455
2006 $71,330 $76,323
2005 $70,252 $80,357

Delaware Per Capita Income

The ACS survey shows the median per capita income for Delaware was $33,887 in 2017. Compared to the US per capita income, Delaware per capita income is $1,490 higher. Per capita income numbers for 2018 will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income in Delaware

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Delaware $33,887 +4.61% +7.24%

Delaware Real Per Capita Income Trends since 2005

The current per capita income for Delaware is $33,887. Real per capita income peaked in 2005 at $34,791 and is now $904 (2.60%) lower. From a post peak low of $30,704 in 2012, real per capita income for Delaware has now grown by $3,183 (10.37%).

Real Per Capita Income: Delaware, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Delaware

Date US Delaware
2017 $32,397 $33,887
2016 $31,798 $32,394
2015 $31,019 $32,531
2014 $29,942 $31,599
2013 $29,706 $31,076
2012 $29,221 $30,704
2011 $29,173 $31,810
2010 $29,361 $31,243
2009 $30,246 $32,219
2008 $31,488 $33,574
2007 $31,629 $33,010
2006 $30,795 $32,678
2005 $31,501 $34,791