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Augusta-Richmond County Georgia Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Augusta-Richmond County Georgia metro area was $52,696 in 2018, the latest figures available. Augusta median household income is $6,060 lower than the median Georgia household income and $9,241 less than the US median household income. 2019 metro income data (including Augusta median household income) will be released in September of 2020. Median family and per capita income for Augusta-Richmond County are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Augusta Georgia

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $61,937 +0.21% +4.77%
Georgia $58,756 +2.09% +8.18%
Augusta $52,696 +1.88% -0.01%

Trends in Augusta, GA Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Augusta is $52,696. Real median household income peaked in 2005 at $54,492 and is now $1,796 (3.30%) lower. From a post peak low of $47,709 in 2013, real median household income for Augusta has now grown by $4,987 (10.45%).

Real Median Household Income: Augusta, Georgia, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Augusta

Date US Georgia Augusta
2018 $61,937 $58,756 $52,696
2017 $61,807 $57,553 $51,723
2016 $60,291 $56,045 $50,796
2015 $59,116 $54,313 $52,699
2014 $56,969 $52,365 $49,571
2013 $56,415 $51,641 $47,709
2012 $56,288 $51,728 $49,045
2011 $56,507 $51,478 $50,763
2010 $57,762 $53,588 $51,334
2009 $58,921 $55,834 $49,447
2008 $60,829 $59,463 $51,782
2007 $61,601 $59,653 $53,227

Augusta Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Augusta was $66,993 in 2018. Compared to the median Georgia family income, Augusta median family income is $4,464 lower. As with the median household income data, 2019 family income data for Augusta will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Median Family Income for Augusta Georgia

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $76,401 +0.94% +5.60%
Georgia $71,457 +2.61% +10.07%
Augusta $66,993 +5.79% +6.93%

Trends in Augusta, GA Real Median Family Income since 2005

At $66,993, the median family income for Augusta was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2018.

Real Median Family Income: Augusta, Georgia, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Augusta

Date US Georgia Augusta
2018 $76,401 $71,457 $66,993
2017 $75,692 $69,640 $63,324
2016 $74,360 $68,035 $62,162
2015 $72,348 $64,919 $62,651
2014 $69,978 $62,520 $63,828
2013 $69,134 $62,038 $61,495
2012 $68,512 $62,109 $61,540
2011 $68,763 $61,541 $60,101
2010 $69,953 $63,721 $61,702
2009 $71,663 $65,908 $62,292
2008 $74,083 $70,461 $64,710
2007 $74,267 $70,904 $65,153

Augusta Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Augusta was $27,531 in 2018. Compared to the median Georgia per capita income, Augusta median per capita income is $3,656 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2019 per capita income data for Augusta will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Per Capita Income for Augusta Georgia

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $33,831 +1.94% +6.47%
Georgia $31,187 +2.62% +9.75%
Augusta $27,531 +6.81% +4.91%

Trends in Augusta, GA Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Augusta is $27,531. Real per capita income peaked in 2005 at $27,947 and is now $416 (1.49%) lower. From a post peak low of $24,934 in 2014, real per capita income for Augusta has now grown by $2,597 (10.42%).

Real Per Capita Income: Augusta, Georgia, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Augusta

Date US Georgia Augusta
2018 $33,831 $31,187 $27,531
2017 $33,187 $30,391 $25,776
2016 $32,573 $29,491 $26,221
2015 $31,775 $28,416 $26,243
2014 $30,672 $27,196 $24,934
2013 $30,431 $26,910 $25,792
2012 $29,934 $26,649 $25,527
2011 $29,884 $26,411 $25,209
2010 $30,077 $26,988 $25,987
2009 $30,984 $28,051 $26,097
2008 $32,255 $30,101 $26,294
2007 $32,400 $30,264 $27,793