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Jefferson County Kentucky Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Jefferson County Kentucky area was $59,049 in 2019, the latest figures available. Jefferson County median household income is $6,754 higher than the median Kentucky household income and $6,663 less than the US median household income. 2020 county income data (including Jefferson County median household income) will be released in September of 2021. Median family and per capita income for Jefferson County are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Jefferson County Kentucky

2019 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $65,712 +4.21% +7.05%
Kentucky $52,295 +2.22% +5.20%
Jefferson County $59,049 +3.84% +6.61%

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

At $59,049, the median household income for Jefferson was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2019.

Real Median Household Income: Jefferson County, Kentucky, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Jefferson County

Date US Kentucky Jefferson County
2019 $65,712 $52,295 $59,049
2018 $63,059 $51,158 $56,863
2017 $62,927 $50,452 $57,407
2016 $61,383 $49,709 $55,389
2015 $60,187 $48,792 $55,314
2014 $58,001 $46,436 $52,113
2013 $57,437 $47,707 $52,202
2012 $57,307 $46,545 $51,169
2011 $57,531 $46,867 $51,700
2010 $58,809 $47,077 $49,712
2009 $59,988 $47,865 $53,079

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Jefferson County Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Jefferson County was $75,337 in 2019. Compared to the median Kentucky family income, Jefferson County median family income is $9,154 higher. As with the median household income data, 2020 family income data for Jefferson County will be released in September of 2021.

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Real Median Family Income for Jefferson County Kentucky

2019 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $80,944 +4.06% +6.92%
Kentucky $66,183 +4.46% +5.25%
Jefferson County $75,337 +6.39% +1.95%

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

The current median family income for Jefferson is $75,337. Real median family income peaked in 2017 at $75,615 and is now $278 (0.37%) lower.

Real Median Family Income: Jefferson County, Kentucky, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Jefferson County

Date US Kentucky Jefferson County
2019 $80,944 $66,183 $75,337
2018 $77,786 $63,356 $70,812
2017 $77,064 $64,237 $75,615
2016 $75,707 $62,881 $73,899
2015 $73,660 $60,632 $71,760
2014 $71,246 $59,211 $66,651
2013 $70,386 $60,119 $68,201
2012 $69,752 $59,138 $65,873
2011 $70,009 $59,143 $68,423
2010 $71,221 $59,215 $67,013
2009 $72,962 $59,487 $69,345

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Jefferson County Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Jefferson County was $33,952 in 2019. Compared to the median Kentucky per capita income, Jefferson County median per capita income is $4,923 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2020 per capita income data for Jefferson County will be released in September of 2021.

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Real Per Capita Income for Jefferson County Kentucky

2019 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $35,672 +3.57% +7.57%
Kentucky $29,029 +2.48% +4.62%
Jefferson County $33,952 +1.19% +2.26%

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

At $33,952, the per capita income for Jefferson was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2019.

Real Per Capita Income: Jefferson County, Kentucky, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Jefferson County

Date US Kentucky Jefferson County
2019 $35,672 $29,029 $33,952
2018 $34,444 $28,327 $33,552
2017 $33,788 $27,929 $33,171
2016 $33,163 $27,748 $33,202
2015 $32,351 $27,066 $32,246
2014 $31,228 $25,601 $31,295
2013 $30,982 $26,018 $31,555
2012 $30,476 $25,348 $29,686
2011 $30,425 $25,404 $30,437
2010 $30,622 $25,507 $30,097
2009 $31,545 $26,043 $31,220

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