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DeKalb County Georgia Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the DeKalb County Georgia area was $61,827 in 2017, the latest figures available. DeKalb County median household income is $5,644 higher than the median Georgia household income and $1,491 greater than the US median household income. 2018 county income data (including DeKalb County median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for DeKalb County are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for DeKalb County Georgia

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Georgia $56,183 +2.69% +9.91%
DeKalb County $61,827 +7.87% +18.03%

Trends in DeKalb County, GA Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Dekalb is $61,827. Real median household income peaked in 2008 at $62,752 and is now $925 (1.47%) lower. From a post peak low of $52,384 in 2014, real median household income for Dekalb has now grown by $9,443 (18.03%).

Real Median Household Income: DeKalb County, Georgia, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for DeKalb County

Date US Georgia DeKalb County
2017 $60,336 $56,183 $61,827
2016 $58,856 $54,711 $57,316
2015 $57,709 $53,021 $55,932
2014 $55,613 $51,119 $52,384
2013 $55,072 $50,412 $52,485
2012 $54,948 $50,496 $52,511
2011 $55,162 $50,253 $52,754
2010 $56,388 $52,313 $52,744
2009 $57,519 $54,505 $57,456
2008 $59,382 $58,049 $62,752
2007 $60,135 $58,234 $61,280
2006 $59,051 $57,078 $61,393

DeKalb County Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for DeKalb County was $73,998 in 2017. Compared to the median Georgia family income, DeKalb County median family income is $6,015 higher. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for DeKalb County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for DeKalb County Georgia

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Georgia $67,983 +2.36% +11.39%
DeKalb County $73,998 +12.09% +20.95%

Trends in DeKalb County, GA Real Median Family Income since 2005

At $73,998, the median family income for Dekalb was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Median Family Income: DeKalb County, Georgia, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for DeKalb County

Date US Georgia DeKalb County
2017 $73,891 $67,983 $73,998
2016 $72,591 $66,417 $66,014
2015 $70,627 $63,374 $65,380
2014 $68,313 $61,032 $61,181
2013 $67,488 $60,561 $60,366
2012 $66,880 $60,631 $63,910
2011 $67,126 $60,077 $59,732
2010 $68,289 $62,205 $63,220
2009 $69,958 $64,339 $67,028
2008 $72,321 $68,785 $72,364
2007 $72,500 $69,217 $73,374
2006 $71,330 $68,388 $72,976

DeKalb County Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for DeKalb County was $34,283 in 2017. Compared to the median Georgia per capita income, DeKalb County median per capita income is $4,615 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for DeKalb County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for DeKalb County Georgia

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Georgia $29,668 +3.05% +11.75%
DeKalb County $34,283 +3.74% +11.86%

Trends in DeKalb County, GA Real Per Capita Income since 2005

At $34,283, the per capita income for Dekalb was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Per Capita Income: DeKalb County, Georgia, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for DeKalb County

Date US Georgia DeKalb County
2017 $32,397 $29,668 $34,283
2016 $31,798 $28,789 $33,046
2015 $31,019 $27,740 $31,797
2014 $29,942 $26,549 $30,648
2013 $29,706 $26,269 $30,298
2012 $29,221 $26,014 $29,824
2011 $29,173 $25,782 $29,209
2010 $29,361 $26,346 $29,084
2009 $30,246 $27,383 $31,188
2008 $31,488 $29,385 $33,662
2007 $31,629 $29,544 $33,974
2006 $30,795 $28,904 $31,960