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Maine Household Income

According to the Census ACS 1-year survey, the median household income for Maine was $55,602 in 2018, the latest figures available. Compared to the median US household income, Maine median household income is $6,335 lower. 2019 Census ACS data (including 2019 Maine household income numbers) will be released in September of 2020. Maine median family income and per capita income for Maine are shown further down.

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Real Median Household Income in Maine

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $61,937 +0.21% +4.77%
Maine $55,602 -3.55% +1.88%

Maine Real Median Household Income Trends since 2005

The current median household income for Maine is $55,602. Real median household income peaked in 2017 at $57,649 and is now $2,047 (3.55%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Maine, National

Historical Real Median Household Income for Maine

Date US Maine
2018 $61,937 $55,602
2017 $61,807 $57,649
2016 $60,291 $55,542
2015 $59,116 $54,578
2014 $56,969 $52,515
2013 $56,415 $50,718
2012 $56,288 $51,180
2011 $56,507 $51,507
2010 $57,762 $52,878
2009 $58,921 $53,657
2008 $60,829 $54,459
2007 $61,601 $55,710
2006 $60,490 $54,233
2005 $59,604 $55,168

Maine Family Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows that the median family income for Maine was $72,390 in 2018. Compared to the median US family income, Maine median family income is $4,011 lower. Like the median household income numbers, 2019 family income data will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Median Family Income in Maine

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $76,401 +0.94% +5.60%
Maine $72,390 -2.09% +5.64%

Maine Real Median Family Income Trends since 2005

The current median family income for Maine is $72,390. Real median family income peaked in 2017 at $73,936 and is now $1,546 (2.09%) lower.

Real Median Family Income: Maine, National

Historical Real Median Family Income for Maine

Date US Maine
2018 $76,401 $72,390
2017 $75,692 $73,936
2016 $74,360 $71,446
2015 $72,348 $68,523
2014 $69,978 $65,910
2013 $69,134 $64,935
2012 $68,512 $64,306
2011 $68,763 $65,316
2010 $69,953 $67,169
2009 $71,663 $66,365
2008 $74,083 $67,481
2007 $74,267 $68,309
2006 $73,069 $65,911
2005 $71,965 $67,461

Maine Per Capita Income

The ACS survey shows the median per capita income for Maine was $32,095 in 2018. Compared to the US per capita income, Maine per capita income is $1,736 lower. Per capita income numbers for 2019 will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Per Capita Income in Maine

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $33,831 +1.94% +6.47%
Maine $32,095 +0.78% +6.49%

Maine Real Per Capita Income Trends since 2005

At $32,095, the per capita income for Maine was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2018.

Real Per Capita Income: Maine, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Maine

Date US Maine
2018 $33,831 $32,095
2017 $33,187 $31,846
2016 $32,573 $30,978
2015 $31,775 $30,140
2014 $30,672 $29,705
2013 $30,431 $28,753
2012 $29,934 $28,510
2011 $29,884 $28,870
2010 $30,077 $28,797
2009 $30,984 $28,939
2008 $32,255 $29,421
2007 $32,400 $30,323
2006 $31,545 $28,997
2005 $32,269 $30,427