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Bristol County Massachusetts Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Bristol County Massachusetts area was $67,842 in 2017, the latest figures available. Bristol County median household income is $9,543 lower than the median Massachusetts household income and $7,506 greater than the US median household income. 2018 county income data (including Bristol County median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Bristol County are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Bristol County Massachusetts

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Massachusetts $77,385 +0.61% +7.96%
Bristol County $67,842 +0.59% +12.74%

Trends in Bristol County, MA Real Median Household Income since 2005

At $67,842, the median household income for Bristol was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Median Household Income: Bristol County, Massachusetts, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Bristol County

Date US Massachusetts Bristol County
2017 $60,336 $77,385 $67,842
2016 $58,856 $76,917 $67,447
2015 $57,709 $73,077 $62,270
2014 $55,613 $71,681 $60,173
2013 $55,072 $70,374 $56,390
2012 $54,948 $69,888 $57,427
2011 $55,162 $68,660 $58,338
2010 $56,388 $69,937 $57,822
2009 $57,519 $73,392 $62,292
2008 $59,382 $74,644 $64,189
2007 $60,135 $73,912 $65,059
2006 $59,051 $73,081 $63,095

Bristol County Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Bristol County was $83,003 in 2017. Compared to the median Massachusetts family income, Bristol County median family income is $15,755 lower. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Bristol County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Bristol County Massachusetts

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Massachusetts $98,758 +1.55% +8.34%
Bristol County $83,003 -2.54% +6.38%

Trends in Bristol County, MA Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Bristol is $83,003. Real median family income peaked in 2016 at $85,162 and is now $2,159 (2.54%) lower.

Real Median Family Income: Bristol County, Massachusetts, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Bristol County

Date US Massachusetts Bristol County
2017 $73,891 $98,758 $83,003
2016 $72,591 $97,255 $85,162
2015 $70,627 $93,732 $78,946
2014 $68,313 $91,157 $78,023
2013 $67,488 $88,339 $74,112
2012 $66,880 $88,754 $73,904
2011 $67,126 $87,847 $75,185
2010 $68,289 $88,620 $73,729
2009 $69,958 $92,808 $80,622
2008 $72,321 $93,097 $79,801
2007 $72,500 $93,031 $80,475
2006 $71,330 $90,753 $79,959

Bristol County Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Bristol County was $35,779 in 2017. Compared to the median Massachusetts per capita income, Bristol County median per capita income is $6,042 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Bristol County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Bristol County Massachusetts

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Massachusetts $41,821 +2.94% +8.21%
Bristol County $35,779 +4.83% +18.11%

Trends in Bristol County, MA Real Per Capita Income since 2005

At $35,779, the per capita income for Bristol was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Per Capita Income: Bristol County, Massachusetts, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Bristol County

Date US Massachusetts Bristol County
2017 $32,397 $41,821 $35,779
2016 $31,798 $40,627 $34,130
2015 $31,019 $39,452 $31,727
2014 $29,942 $38,647 $30,292
2013 $29,706 $37,817 $29,711
2012 $29,221 $37,337 $29,459
2011 $29,173 $37,182 $31,296
2010 $29,361 $37,410 $29,413
2009 $30,246 $38,296 $31,120
2008 $31,488 $39,321 $31,996
2007 $31,629 $38,899 $32,268
2006 $30,795 $37,399 $30,951