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Lake County Indiana Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Lake County Indiana area was $54,981 in 2017, the latest figures available. Lake County median household income is $800 higher than the median Indiana household income and $5,355 less 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 Indiana

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Indiana $54,181 +1.39% +5.72%
Lake County $54,981 +0.26% +4.32%

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

The current median household income for Lake is $54,981. Real median household income peaked in 2008 at $57,254 and is now $2,273 (3.97%) lower. From a post peak low of $50,875 in 2010, real median household income for Lake has now grown by $4,106 (8.07%).

Real Median Household Income: Lake County, Indiana, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Lake County

Date US Indiana Lake County
2017 $60,336 $54,181 $54,981
2016 $58,856 $53,439 $54,836
2015 $57,709 $52,284 $52,336
2014 $55,613 $51,248 $52,706
2013 $55,072 $50,096 $50,911
2012 $54,948 $50,245 $51,470
2011 $55,162 $50,723 $53,012
2010 $56,388 $50,266 $50,875
2009 $57,519 $52,024 $53,915
2008 $59,382 $54,745 $57,254
2007 $60,135 $56,233 $56,937
2006 $59,051 $55,325 $56,595

Lake County Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Lake County was $66,888 in 2017. Compared to the median Indiana family income, Lake County median family income is $1,197 lower. 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 Indiana

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Indiana $68,085 +0.94% +8.08%
Lake County $66,888 -0.24% +7.02%

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

The current median family income for Lake is $66,888. Real median family income peaked in 2008 at $68,583 and is now $1,695 (2.47%) lower. From a post peak low of $61,734 in 2013, real median family income for Lake has now grown by $5,154 (8.35%).

Real Median Family Income: Lake County, Indiana, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Lake County

Date US Indiana Lake County
2017 $73,891 $68,085 $66,888
2016 $72,591 $67,452 $67,048
2015 $70,627 $65,356 $63,633
2014 $68,313 $62,996 $62,499
2013 $67,488 $62,637 $61,734
2012 $66,880 $62,676 $63,645
2011 $67,126 $62,422 $63,879
2010 $68,289 $62,384 $62,754
2009 $69,958 $64,632 $66,221
2008 $72,321 $67,772 $68,583
2007 $72,500 $68,424 $68,015
2006 $71,330 $67,984 $68,495

Lake County Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Lake County was $27,114 in 2017. Compared to the median Indiana per capita income, Lake County median per capita income is $1,209 lower. 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 Indiana

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Indiana $28,323 +0.96% +8.70%
Lake County $27,114 -2.63% +4.87%

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

The current per capita income for Lake is $27,114. Real per capita income peaked in 2016 at $27,845 and is now $731 (2.63%) lower.

Real Per Capita Income: Lake County, Indiana, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Lake County

Date US Indiana Lake County
2017 $32,397 $28,323 $27,114
2016 $31,798 $28,055 $27,845
2015 $31,019 $27,311 $26,347
2014 $29,942 $26,056 $25,854
2013 $29,706 $26,135 $25,718
2012 $29,221 $25,562 $24,506
2011 $29,173 $25,695 $25,599
2010 $29,361 $25,696 $24,474
2009 $30,246 $26,533 $25,642
2008 $31,488 $28,101 $26,879
2007 $31,629 $28,213 $27,084
2006 $30,795 $27,765 $26,464