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New Castle County Delaware Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the New Castle County Delaware area was $66,647 in 2017, the latest figures available. New Castle County median household income is $3,795 higher than the median Delaware household income and $6,311 greater than the US median household income. 2018 county income data (including New Castle County median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for New Castle County are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for New Castle County Delaware

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Delaware $62,852 -0.37% +1.55%
New Castle County $66,647 -3.02% -0.77%

Trends in New Castle County, DE Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for New castle is $66,647. Real median household income peaked in 2005 at $74,578 and is now $7,931 (10.63%) lower. From a post peak low of $66,485 in 2012, real median household income for New castle has now grown by $162 (0.24%).

Real Median Household Income: New Castle County, Delaware, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for New Castle County

Date US Delaware New Castle County
2017 $60,336 $62,852 $66,647
2016 $58,856 $63,085 $68,721
2015 $57,709 $63,379 $68,554
2014 $55,613 $61,893 $67,163
2013 $55,072 $60,970 $66,517
2012 $54,948 $62,482 $66,485
2011 $55,162 $64,241 $69,596
2010 $56,388 $62,924 $67,557
2009 $57,519 $65,122 $71,345
2008 $59,382 $66,184 $72,232
2007 $60,135 $64,721 $70,635
2006 $59,051 $64,391 $70,741

New Castle County Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for New Castle County was $84,408 in 2017. Compared to the median Delaware family income, New Castle County median family income is $7,326 higher. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for New Castle County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for New Castle County Delaware

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Delaware $77,082 +1.63% +2.45%
New Castle County $84,408 +0.95% +0.88%

Trends in New Castle County, DE Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for New castle is $84,408. Real median family income peaked in 2007 at $90,253 and is now $5,845 (6.48%) lower. From a post peak low of $81,806 in 2012, real median family income for New castle has now grown by $2,602 (3.18%).

Real Median Family Income: New Castle County, Delaware, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for New Castle County

Date US Delaware New Castle County
2017 $73,891 $77,082 $84,408
2016 $72,591 $75,848 $83,617
2015 $70,627 $77,530 $85,059
2014 $68,313 $75,240 $83,672
2013 $67,488 $73,142 $81,856
2012 $66,880 $75,574 $81,806
2011 $67,126 $76,092 $84,035
2010 $68,289 $77,457 $85,758
2009 $69,958 $77,402 $88,724
2008 $72,321 $78,460 $88,513
2007 $72,500 $78,455 $90,253
2006 $71,330 $76,323 $87,164

New Castle County Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for New Castle County was $35,335 in 2017. Compared to the median Delaware per capita income, New Castle County median per capita income is $1,448 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for New Castle County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for New Castle County Delaware

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Delaware $33,887 +4.61% +7.24%
New Castle County $35,335 +3.42% +6.44%

Trends in New Castle County, DE Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for New castle is $35,335. Real per capita income peaked in 2005 at $37,478 and is now $2,143 (5.72%) lower. From a post peak low of $33,039 in 2012, real per capita income for New castle has now grown by $2,296 (6.95%).

Real Per Capita Income: New Castle County, Delaware, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for New Castle County

Date US Delaware New Castle County
2017 $32,397 $33,887 $35,335
2016 $31,798 $32,394 $34,165
2015 $31,019 $32,531 $34,284
2014 $29,942 $31,599 $33,198
2013 $29,706 $31,076 $34,253
2012 $29,221 $30,704 $33,039
2011 $29,173 $31,810 $34,698
2010 $29,361 $31,243 $34,083
2009 $30,246 $32,219 $34,681
2008 $31,488 $33,574 $36,594
2007 $31,629 $33,010 $35,378
2006 $30,795 $32,678 $34,874