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Penobscot County Maine Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Penobscot County Maine area was $50,449 in 2019, the latest figures available. Penobscot County median household income is $8,475 lower than the median Maine household income and $15,263 less than the US median household income. 2020 county income data (including Penobscot County median household income) will be released in September of 2021. Median family and per capita income for Penobscot County are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Penobscot County Maine

2019 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $65,712 +4.21% +7.05%
Maine $58,924 +4.09% +4.20%
Penobscot County $50,449 +4.94% +0.05%

Trends in Penobscot County, ME Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Penobscot is $50,449. Real median household income peaked in 2005 at $53,491 and is now $3,042 (5.69%) lower. From a post peak low of $45,662 in 2014, real median household income for Penobscot has now grown by $4,787 (10.48%).

Real Median Household Income: Penobscot County, Maine, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Penobscot County

Date US Maine Penobscot County
2019 $65,712 $58,924 $50,449
2018 $63,059 $56,610 $48,073
2017 $62,927 $58,693 $52,511
2016 $61,383 $56,548 $50,422
2015 $60,187 $55,568 $47,668
2014 $58,001 $53,466 $45,662
2013 $57,437 $51,637 $47,926
2012 $57,307 $52,106 $46,466
2011 $57,531 $52,440 $46,330
2010 $58,809 $53,837 $50,487
2009 $59,988 $54,629 $47,667

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Penobscot County Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Penobscot County was $73,899 in 2019. Compared to the median Maine family income, Penobscot County median family income is $2,417 lower. As with the median household income data, 2020 family income data for Penobscot County will be released in September of 2021.

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Real Median Family Income for Penobscot County Maine

2019 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $80,944 +4.06% +6.92%
Maine $76,316 +3.55% +4.92%
Penobscot County $73,899 +15.27% +10.66%

Trends in Penobscot County, ME Real Median Family Income since 2005

At $73,899, the median family income for Penobscot was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2019.

Real Median Family Income: Penobscot County, Maine, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Penobscot County

Date US Maine Penobscot County
2019 $80,944 $76,316 $73,899
2018 $77,786 $73,702 $64,108
2017 $77,064 $75,276 $63,230
2016 $75,707 $72,740 $66,782
2015 $73,660 $69,766 $64,051
2014 $71,246 $67,104 $59,059
2013 $70,386 $66,111 $60,236
2012 $69,752 $65,470 $59,328
2011 $70,009 $66,500 $59,979
2010 $71,221 $68,387 $68,298
2009 $72,962 $67,567 $60,618

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Penobscot County Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Penobscot County was $30,245 in 2019. Compared to the median Maine per capita income, Penobscot County median per capita income is $3,833 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2020 per capita income data for Penobscot County will be released in September of 2021.

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Real Per Capita Income for Penobscot County Maine

2019 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $35,672 +3.57% +7.57%
Maine $34,078 +4.29% +8.05%
Penobscot County $30,245 +6.64% +7.92%

Trends in Penobscot County, ME Real Per Capita Income since 2005

At $30,245, the per capita income for Penobscot was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2019.

Real Per Capita Income: Penobscot County, Maine, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Penobscot County

Date US Maine Penobscot County
2019 $35,672 $34,078 $30,245
2018 $34,444 $32,677 $28,362
2017 $33,788 $32,423 $28,586
2016 $33,163 $31,539 $28,025
2015 $32,351 $30,687 $25,813
2014 $31,228 $30,243 $25,376
2013 $30,982 $29,274 $27,382
2012 $30,476 $29,027 $25,250
2011 $30,425 $29,393 $24,820
2010 $30,622 $29,319 $26,160
2009 $31,545 $29,463 $27,060

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