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Fayette County Kentucky Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Fayette County Kentucky area was $56,137 in 2017, the latest figures available. Fayette County median household income is $7,762 higher than the median Kentucky household income and $4,199 less than the US median household income. 2018 county income data (including Fayette County median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Fayette County are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Fayette County Kentucky

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Kentucky $48,375 +1.49% +8.65%
Fayette County $56,137 +3.34% +12.91%

Trends in Fayette County, KY Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Fayette is $56,137. Real median household income peaked in 2008 at $57,437 and is now $1,300 (2.26%) lower. From a post peak low of $49,468 in 2012, real median household income for Fayette has now grown by $6,669 (13.48%).

Real Median Household Income: Fayette County, Kentucky, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Fayette County

Date US Kentucky Fayette County
2017 $60,336 $48,375 $56,137
2016 $58,856 $47,663 $54,322
2015 $57,709 $46,783 $53,750
2014 $55,613 $44,524 $49,717
2013 $55,072 $45,743 $50,102
2012 $54,948 $44,629 $49,468
2011 $55,162 $44,938 $51,563
2010 $56,388 $45,138 $50,584
2009 $57,519 $45,895 $53,125
2008 $59,382 $47,408 $57,437
2007 $60,135 $47,723 $54,868
2006 $59,051 $47,985 $53,883

Fayette County Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Fayette County was $75,756 in 2017. Compared to the median Kentucky family income, Fayette County median family income is $14,163 higher. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Fayette County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Fayette County Kentucky

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Kentucky $61,593 +2.16% +8.49%
Fayette County $75,756 +3.67% +13.99%

Trends in Fayette County, KY Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Fayette is $75,756. Real median family income peaked in 2008 at $79,006 and is now $3,250 (4.11%) lower. From a post peak low of $66,456 in 2014, real median family income for Fayette has now grown by $9,300 (13.99%).

Real Median Family Income: Fayette County, Kentucky, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Fayette County

Date US Kentucky Fayette County
2017 $73,891 $61,593 $75,756
2016 $72,591 $60,293 $73,075
2015 $70,627 $58,136 $70,208
2014 $68,313 $56,773 $66,456
2013 $67,488 $57,644 $69,720
2012 $66,880 $56,703 $72,125
2011 $67,126 $56,708 $73,313
2010 $68,289 $56,777 $71,080
2009 $69,958 $57,037 $75,802
2008 $72,321 $59,040 $79,006
2007 $72,500 $59,603 $74,569
2006 $71,330 $59,386 $78,298

Fayette County Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Fayette County was $32,927 in 2017. Compared to the median Kentucky per capita income, Fayette County median per capita income is $6,148 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Fayette County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Fayette County Kentucky

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Kentucky $26,779 +0.65% +9.09%
Fayette County $32,927 +0.21% +11.33%

Trends in Fayette County, KY Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Fayette is $32,927. Real per capita income peaked in 2008 at $34,845 and is now $1,918 (5.50%) lower. From a post peak low of $28,800 in 2010, real per capita income for Fayette has now grown by $4,127 (14.33%).

Real Per Capita Income: Fayette County, Kentucky, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Fayette County

Date US Kentucky Fayette County
2017 $32,397 $26,779 $32,927
2016 $31,798 $26,606 $32,858
2015 $31,019 $25,952 $32,199
2014 $29,942 $24,547 $29,576
2013 $29,706 $24,946 $30,486
2012 $29,221 $24,304 $30,486
2011 $29,173 $24,358 $31,434
2010 $29,361 $24,456 $28,800
2009 $30,246 $24,971 $31,670
2008 $31,488 $25,797 $34,845
2007 $31,629 $26,015 $33,295
2006 $30,795 $25,731 $33,277