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Worcester County Massachusetts Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Worcester County Massachusetts area was $78,345 in 2019, the latest figures available. Worcester County median household income is $7,498 lower than the median Massachusetts household income and $12,633 greater than the US median household income. 2020 county income data (including Worcester County median household income) will be released in September of 2021. Median family and per capita income for Worcester County are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Worcester County Massachusetts

2019 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $65,712 +4.21% +7.05%
Massachusetts $85,843 +5.61% +7.01%
Worcester County $78,345 +7.09% +6.12%

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

The current median household income for Worcester is $78,345. Real median household income peaked in 2008 at $79,607 and is now $1,262 (1.59%) lower. From a post peak low of $68,686 in 2013, real median household income for Worcester has now grown by $9,659 (14.06%).

Real Median Household Income: Worcester County, Massachusetts, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Worcester County

Date US Massachusetts Worcester County
2019 $65,712 $85,843 $78,345
2018 $63,059 $81,282 $73,155
2017 $62,927 $80,708 $73,425
2016 $61,383 $80,219 $73,824
2015 $60,187 $76,215 $70,955
2014 $58,001 $74,759 $70,702
2013 $57,437 $73,396 $68,686
2012 $57,307 $72,889 $69,727
2011 $57,531 $71,608 $68,913
2010 $58,809 $72,941 $71,930
2009 $59,988 $76,544 $75,683

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Worcester County Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Worcester County was $100,652 in 2019. Compared to the median Massachusetts family income, Worcester County median family income is $7,696 lower. As with the median household income data, 2020 family income data for Worcester County will be released in September of 2021.

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Real Median Family Income for Worcester County Massachusetts

2019 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $80,944 +4.06% +6.92%
Massachusetts $108,348 +4.80% +6.82%
Worcester County $100,652 +3.79% +3.43%

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

At $100,652, the median family income for Worcester was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2019.

Real Median Family Income: Worcester County, Massachusetts, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Worcester County

Date US Massachusetts Worcester County
2019 $80,944 $108,348 $100,652
2018 $77,786 $103,388 $96,973
2017 $77,064 $102,998 $95,352
2016 $75,707 $101,430 $97,316
2015 $73,660 $97,757 $90,728
2014 $71,246 $95,071 $89,912
2013 $70,386 $92,133 $85,060
2012 $69,752 $92,565 $88,485
2011 $70,009 $91,619 $87,228
2010 $71,221 $92,425 $89,877
2009 $72,962 $96,793 $92,918

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Worcester County Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Worcester County was $39,098 in 2019. Compared to the median Massachusetts per capita income, Worcester County median per capita income is $7,143 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2020 per capita income data for Worcester County will be released in September of 2021.

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Real Per Capita Income for Worcester County Massachusetts

2019 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $35,672 +3.57% +7.57%
Massachusetts $46,241 +4.77% +9.13%
Worcester County $39,098 +3.60% +5.59%

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

At $39,098, the per capita income for Worcester was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2019.

Real Per Capita Income: Worcester County, Massachusetts, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Worcester County

Date US Massachusetts Worcester County
2019 $35,672 $46,241 $39,098
2018 $34,444 $44,135 $37,741
2017 $33,788 $43,617 $37,732
2016 $33,163 $42,371 $37,029
2015 $32,351 $41,146 $35,721
2014 $31,228 $40,307 $35,132
2013 $30,982 $39,441 $33,793
2012 $30,476 $38,940 $34,135
2011 $30,425 $38,779 $34,277
2010 $30,622 $39,017 $34,449
2009 $31,545 $39,940 $35,438

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