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Lake County Illinois Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Lake County Illinois area was $85,895 in 2017, the latest figures available. Lake County median household income is $22,903 higher than the median Illinois household income and $25,559 greater than the US median household income. 2018 county income data (including Lake County median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Lake County are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Lake County Illinois

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Illinois $62,992 +1.16% +5.80%
Lake County $85,895 +1.12% +6.56%

Trends in Lake County, IL Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Lake is $85,895. Real median household income peaked in 2007 at $92,246 and is now $6,351 (6.88%) lower. From a post peak low of $78,912 in 2013, real median household income for Lake has now grown by $6,983 (8.85%).

Real Median Household Income: Lake County, Illinois, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Lake County

Date US Illinois Lake County
2017 $60,336 $62,992 $85,895
2016 $58,856 $62,271 $84,941
2015 $57,709 $61,655 $84,961
2014 $55,613 $59,538 $80,607
2013 $55,072 $59,246 $78,912
2012 $54,948 $58,976 $79,509
2011 $55,162 $58,146 $81,119
2010 $56,388 $59,684 $84,171
2009 $57,519 $61,808 $87,473
2008 $59,382 $64,182 $89,706
2007 $60,135 $64,145 $92,246
2006 $59,051 $63,383 $91,615

Lake County Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Lake County was $102,528 in 2017. Compared to the median Illinois family income, Lake County median family income is $23,360 higher. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Lake County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Lake County Illinois

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Illinois $79,168 +0.72% +6.39%
Lake County $102,528 -2.69% +3.88%

Trends in Lake County, IL Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Lake is $102,528. Real median family income peaked in 2008 at $106,092 and is now $3,564 (3.36%) lower. From a post peak low of $94,862 in 2013, real median family income for Lake has now grown by $7,666 (8.08%).

Real Median Family Income: Lake County, Illinois, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Lake County

Date US Illinois Lake County
2017 $73,891 $79,168 $102,528
2016 $72,591 $78,605 $105,362
2015 $70,627 $76,446 $101,087
2014 $68,313 $74,413 $98,698
2013 $67,488 $73,313 $94,862
2012 $66,880 $73,489 $95,133
2011 $67,126 $71,631 $95,271
2010 $68,289 $73,706 $96,995
2009 $69,958 $76,513 $103,282
2008 $72,321 $78,703 $106,092
2007 $72,500 $77,937 $105,784
2006 $71,330 $76,930 $105,291

Lake County Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Lake County was $43,955 in 2017. Compared to the median Illinois per capita income, Lake County median per capita income is $9,759 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Lake County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Lake County Illinois

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Illinois $34,196 +1.91% +8.47%
Lake County $43,955 +0.67% +6.41%

Trends in Lake County, IL Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Lake is $43,955. Real per capita income peaked in 2007 at $44,305 and is now $350 (0.79%) lower. From a post peak low of $38,690 in 2010, real per capita income for Lake has now grown by $5,265 (13.61%).

Real Per Capita Income: Lake County, Illinois, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Lake County

Date US Illinois Lake County
2017 $32,397 $34,196 $43,955
2016 $31,798 $33,556 $43,662
2015 $31,019 $32,972 $42,749
2014 $29,942 $31,526 $41,309
2013 $29,706 $31,468 $40,234
2012 $29,221 $30,742 $39,998
2011 $29,173 $30,453 $39,222
2010 $29,361 $30,787 $38,690
2009 $30,246 $32,035 $41,671
2008 $31,488 $33,024 $43,389
2007 $31,629 $33,143 $44,305
2006 $30,795 $32,315 $42,728