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Michigan Household Income

According to the Census ACS 1-year survey, the median household income for Michigan was $56,697 in 2018, the latest figures available. Compared to the median US household income, Michigan median household income is $5,240 lower. 2019 Census ACS data (including 2019 Michigan household income numbers) will be released in September of 2020. Michigan median family income and per capita income for Michigan are shown further down.

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Real Median Household Income in Michigan

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $61,937 +0.21% +4.77%
Michigan $56,697 +0.80% +4.72%

Michigan Real Median Household Income Trends since 2005

The current median household income for Michigan is $56,697. Real median household income peaked in 2005 at $59,342 and is now $2,645 (4.46%) lower. From a post peak low of $51,344 in 2012, real median household income for Michigan has now grown by $5,353 (10.43%).

Real Median Household Income: Michigan, National

Historical Real Median Household Income for Michigan

Date US Michigan
2018 $61,937 $56,697
2017 $61,807 $56,247
2016 $60,291 $54,928
2015 $59,116 $54,144
2014 $56,969 $52,924
2013 $56,415 $52,121
2012 $56,288 $51,344
2011 $56,507 $51,449
2010 $57,762 $52,414
2009 $58,921 $53,095
2008 $60,829 $56,809
2007 $61,601 $58,213
2006 $60,490 $58,906
2005 $59,604 $59,342

Michigan Family Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows that the median family income for Michigan was $72,036 in 2018. Compared to the median US family income, Michigan median family income is $4,365 lower. Like the median household income numbers, 2019 family income data will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Median Family Income in Michigan

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $76,401 +0.94% +5.60%
Michigan $72,036 +0.94% +6.37%

Michigan Real Median Family Income Trends since 2005

The current median family income for Michigan is $72,036. Real median family income peaked in 2005 at $73,827 and is now $1,791 (2.43%) lower. From a post peak low of $64,750 in 2010, real median family income for Michigan has now grown by $7,286 (11.25%).

Real Median Family Income: Michigan, National

Historical Real Median Family Income for Michigan

Date US Michigan
2018 $76,401 $72,036
2017 $75,692 $71,362
2016 $74,360 $70,455
2015 $72,348 $67,720
2014 $69,978 $65,979
2013 $69,134 $65,696
2012 $68,512 $64,970
2011 $68,763 $64,973
2010 $69,953 $64,750
2009 $71,663 $66,500
2008 $74,083 $70,867
2007 $74,267 $72,379
2006 $73,069 $72,407
2005 $71,965 $73,827

Michigan Per Capita Income

The ACS survey shows the median per capita income for Michigan was $31,508 in 2018. Compared to the US per capita income, Michigan per capita income is $2,323 lower. Per capita income numbers for 2019 will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Per Capita Income in Michigan

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $33,831 +1.94% +6.47%
Michigan $31,508 +0.89% +6.68%

Michigan Real Per Capita Income Trends since 2005

At $31,508, the per capita income for Michigan was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2018.

Real Per Capita Income: Michigan, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Michigan

Date US Michigan
2018 $33,831 $31,508
2017 $33,187 $31,231
2016 $32,573 $30,480
2015 $31,775 $29,534
2014 $30,672 $28,256
2013 $30,431 $27,984
2012 $29,934 $27,474
2011 $29,884 $27,312
2010 $30,077 $27,264
2009 $30,984 $27,838
2008 $32,255 $29,583
2007 $32,400 $30,128
2006 $31,545 $30,085
2005 $32,269 $31,423