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Delaware Household Income

According to the Census ACS 1-year survey, the median household income for Delaware was $64,805 in 2018, the latest figures available. Compared to the median US household income, Delaware median household income is $2,868 higher. 2019 Census ACS data (including 2019 Delaware household income numbers) will be released in September of 2020. Delaware median family income and per capita income for Delaware are shown further down.

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Real Median Household Income in Delaware

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $61,937 +0.21% +4.77%
Delaware $64,805 +0.65% -0.18%

Delaware Real Median Household Income Trends since 2005

The current median household income for Delaware is $64,805. Real median household income peaked in 2008 at $67,797 and is now $2,992 (4.41%) lower. From a post peak low of $62,457 in 2013, real median household income for Delaware has now grown by $2,348 (3.76%).

Real Median Household Income: Delaware, National

Historical Real Median Household Income for Delaware

Date US Delaware
2018 $61,937 $64,805
2017 $61,807 $64,384
2016 $60,291 $64,623
2015 $59,116 $64,924
2014 $56,969 $63,402
2013 $56,415 $62,457
2012 $56,288 $64,006
2011 $56,507 $65,808
2010 $57,762 $64,457
2009 $58,921 $66,710
2008 $60,829 $67,797
2007 $61,601 $66,299
2006 $60,490 $65,961
2005 $59,604 $67,669

Delaware Family Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows that the median family income for Delaware was $79,386 in 2018. Compared to the median US family income, Delaware median family income is $2,985 higher. Like the median household income numbers, 2019 family income data will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Median Family Income in Delaware

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $76,401 +0.94% +5.60%
Delaware $79,386 +0.54% -0.04%

Delaware Real Median Family Income Trends since 2005

The current median family income for Delaware is $79,386. Real median family income peaked in 2005 at $82,316 and is now $2,930 (3.56%) lower. From a post peak low of $74,925 in 2013, real median family income for Delaware has now grown by $4,461 (5.95%).

Real Median Family Income: Delaware, National

Historical Real Median Family Income for Delaware

Date US Delaware
2018 $76,401 $79,386
2017 $75,692 $78,961
2016 $74,360 $77,697
2015 $72,348 $79,419
2014 $69,978 $77,075
2013 $69,134 $74,925
2012 $68,512 $77,418
2011 $68,763 $77,947
2010 $69,953 $79,345
2009 $71,663 $79,289
2008 $74,083 $80,372
2007 $74,267 $80,367
2006 $73,069 $78,184
2005 $71,965 $82,316

Delaware Per Capita Income

The ACS survey shows the median per capita income for Delaware was $33,745 in 2018. Compared to the US per capita income, Delaware per capita income is $86 lower. Per capita income numbers for 2019 will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Per Capita Income in Delaware

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $33,831 +1.94% +6.47%
Delaware $33,745 -2.79% +1.26%

Delaware Real Per Capita Income Trends since 2005

The current per capita income for Delaware is $33,745. Real per capita income peaked in 2005 at $35,640 and is now $1,895 (5.32%) lower. From a post peak low of $31,452 in 2012, real per capita income for Delaware has now grown by $2,293 (7.29%).

Real Per Capita Income: Delaware, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Delaware

Date US Delaware
2018 $33,831 $33,745
2017 $33,187 $34,713
2016 $32,573 $33,184
2015 $31,775 $33,324
2014 $30,672 $32,370
2013 $30,431 $31,834
2012 $29,934 $31,452
2011 $29,884 $32,586
2010 $30,077 $32,004
2009 $30,984 $33,004
2008 $32,255 $34,392
2007 $32,400 $33,815
2006 $31,545 $33,474
2005 $32,269 $35,640