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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 $77,394 in 2017, the latest figures available. Baltimore median household income is $3,382 lower than the median Maryland household income and $17,058 greater than the US median household income. 2018 metro income data (including Baltimore median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Baltimore-Towson are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Baltimore Maryland

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Maryland $80,776 +0.16% +5.36%
Baltimore $77,394 -1.33% +4.44%

Trends in Baltimore, MD Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Baltimore is $77,394. Real median household income peaked in 2016 at $78,440 and is now $1,046 (1.33%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Baltimore, Maryland, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Baltimore

Date US Maryland Baltimore
2017 $60,336 $80,776 $77,394
2016 $58,856 $80,643 $78,440
2015 $57,709 $78,477 $75,035
2014 $55,613 $76,668 $74,107
2013 $55,072 $76,397 $72,152
2012 $54,948 $76,074 $71,633
2011 $55,162 $76,464 $71,504
2010 $56,388 $77,579 $73,025
2009 $57,519 $79,338 $74,894
2008 $59,382 $80,515 $75,467
2007 $60,135 $80,685 $75,493
2006 $59,051 $79,396 $74,357

Baltimore Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Baltimore was $97,982 in 2017. Compared to the median Maryland family income, Baltimore median family income is $411 lower. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Baltimore will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Baltimore Maryland

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Maryland $98,393 +1.03% +5.86%
Baltimore $97,982 +0.97% +7.07%

Trends in Baltimore, MD Real Median Family Income since 2005

At $97,982, the median family income for Baltimore was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Median Family Income: Baltimore, Maryland, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Baltimore

Date US Maryland Baltimore
2017 $73,891 $98,393 $97,982
2016 $72,591 $97,387 $97,040
2015 $70,627 $94,743 $93,130
2014 $68,313 $92,947 $91,510
2013 $67,488 $91,914 $88,987
2012 $66,880 $91,972 $91,103
2011 $67,126 $91,558 $87,733
2010 $68,289 $93,672 $90,730
2009 $69,958 $96,497 $92,634
2008 $72,321 $96,345 $92,488
2007 $72,500 $97,662 $94,580
2006 $71,330 $94,868 $90,727

Baltimore Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Baltimore was $39,217 in 2017. Compared to the median Maryland per capita income, Baltimore median per capita income is $743 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Baltimore will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Baltimore Maryland

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Maryland $39,960 +1.18% +6.10%
Baltimore $39,217 -0.04% +6.30%

Trends in Baltimore, MD Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Baltimore is $39,217. Real per capita income peaked in 2016 at $39,232 and is now $15 (0.04%) lower.

Real Per Capita Income: Baltimore, Maryland, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Baltimore

Date US Maryland Baltimore
2017 $32,397 $39,960 $39,217
2016 $31,798 $39,494 $39,232
2015 $31,019 $38,823 $37,923
2014 $29,942 $37,663 $36,894
2013 $29,706 $38,131 $37,074
2012 $29,221 $37,591 $36,409
2011 $29,173 $37,684 $36,384
2010 $29,361 $38,051 $36,695
2009 $30,246 $39,386 $37,788
2008 $31,488 $39,385 $37,701
2007 $31,629 $39,991 $37,942
2006 $30,795 $38,864 $37,222