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Baltimore-Towson Maryland Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Baltimore-Towson Maryland metro area was $76,788 in 2016, the latest figures available. Baltimore median household income is $2,157 lower than the median Maryland household income and $19,171 greater than the US median household income. 2017 metro income data (including Baltimore median household income) will be released in September of 2018. Median family and per capita income for Baltimore-Towson are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Baltimore Maryland

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $57,617 +2.01% +7.02%
Maryland $78,945 +2.79% +5.70%
Baltimore $76,788 +4.56% +8.86%

Trends in Baltimore, MD Real Median Household Income since 2005

At $76,788, the median household income for Baltimore was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2016.

Real Median Household Income: Baltimore, Maryland, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Baltimore

Date US Maryland Baltimore
2016 $57,617 $78,945 $76,788
2015 $56,480 $76,805 $73,436
2014 $54,398 $74,993 $72,488
2013 $53,838 $74,687 $70,536
2012 $53,701 $74,348 $70,008
2011 $53,879 $74,685 $69,840
2010 $55,093 $75,797 $71,348
2009 $56,180 $77,491 $73,151
2008 $58,000 $78,641 $73,710
2007 $58,736 $78,808 $73,737
2006 $57,677 $77,548 $72,627
2005 $56,832 $75,697 $70,603

Baltimore Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Baltimore was $94,997 in 2016. Compared to the median Maryland family income, Baltimore median family income is $339 lower. As with the median household income data, 2017 family income data for Baltimore will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Median Family Income for Baltimore Maryland

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $71,062 +2.81% +7.71%
Maryland $95,336 +2.82% +6.10%
Baltimore $94,997 +4.23% +9.20%

Trends in Baltimore, MD Real Median Family Income since 2005

At $94,997, the median family income for Baltimore was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2016.

Real Median Family Income: Baltimore, Maryland, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Baltimore

Date US Maryland Baltimore
2016 $71,062 $95,336 $94,997
2015 $69,122 $92,724 $91,145
2014 $66,820 $90,916 $89,510
2013 $65,977 $89,855 $86,994
2012 $65,363 $89,885 $89,036
2011 $65,564 $89,428 $85,692
2010 $66,721 $91,521 $88,646
2009 $68,329 $94,251 $90,477
2008 $70,638 $94,103 $90,336
2007 $70,813 $95,390 $92,380
2006 $69,670 $92,660 $88,615
2005 $68,618 $92,027 $88,167

Baltimore Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Baltimore was $38,406 in 2016. Compared to the median Maryland per capita income, Baltimore median per capita income is $256 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2017 per capita income data for Baltimore will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Per Capita Income for Baltimore Maryland

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $31,128 +2.54% +7.19%
Maryland $38,662 +1.75% +3.72%
Baltimore $38,406 +3.48% +5.97%

Trends in Baltimore, MD Real Per Capita Income since 2005

At $38,406, the per capita income for Baltimore was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2016.

Real Per Capita Income: Baltimore, Maryland, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Baltimore

Date US Maryland Baltimore
2016 $31,128 $38,662 $38,406
2015 $30,358 $37,996 $37,115
2014 $29,288 $36,840 $36,088
2013 $29,041 $37,277 $36,243
2012 $28,558 $36,738 $35,583
2011 $28,494 $36,807 $35,537
2010 $28,687 $37,178 $35,852
2009 $29,542 $38,469 $36,909
2008 $30,755 $38,468 $36,824
2007 $30,894 $39,060 $37,059
2006 $30,078 $37,960 $36,356
2005 $30,768 $38,233 $36,457