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Kent County Michigan Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Kent County Michigan area was $61,125 in 2017, the latest figures available. Kent County median household income is $6,216 higher than the median Michigan household income and $789 greater than the US median household income. 2018 county income data (including Kent County median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Kent County are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Kent County Michigan

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Michigan $54,909 +2.40% +6.28%
Kent County $61,125 +0.28% +10.64%

Trends in Kent County, MI Real Median Household Income since 2005

At $61,125, the median household income for Kent was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Median Household Income: Kent County, Michigan, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Kent County

Date US Michigan Kent County
2017 $60,336 $54,909 $61,125
2016 $58,856 $53,621 $60,952
2015 $57,709 $52,856 $56,225
2014 $55,613 $51,664 $55,247
2013 $55,072 $50,880 $54,800
2012 $54,948 $50,122 $54,180
2011 $55,162 $50,224 $55,392
2010 $56,388 $51,168 $53,836
2009 $57,519 $51,831 $54,385
2008 $59,382 $55,458 $57,671
2007 $60,135 $56,828 $58,492
2006 $59,051 $57,504 $57,070

Kent County Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Kent County was $75,488 in 2017. Compared to the median Michigan family income, Kent County median family income is $5,824 higher. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Kent County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Kent County Michigan

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Michigan $69,664 +1.29% +8.16%
Kent County $75,488 +2.58% +13.34%

Trends in Kent County, MI Real Median Family Income since 2005

At $75,488, the median family income for Kent was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Median Family Income: Kent County, Michigan, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Kent County

Date US Michigan Kent County
2017 $73,891 $69,664 $75,488
2016 $72,591 $68,778 $73,589
2015 $70,627 $66,109 $68,621
2014 $68,313 $64,408 $66,601
2013 $67,488 $64,132 $68,581
2012 $66,880 $63,423 $66,185
2011 $67,126 $63,427 $67,553
2010 $68,289 $63,210 $65,571
2009 $69,958 $64,917 $65,560
2008 $72,321 $69,181 $71,267
2007 $72,500 $70,657 $73,528
2006 $71,330 $70,684 $69,821

Kent County Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Kent County was $30,523 in 2017. Compared to the median Michigan per capita income, Kent County median per capita income is $35 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Kent County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Kent County Michigan

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Michigan $30,488 +2.46% +10.53%
Kent County $30,523 -0.62% +11.25%

Trends in Kent County, MI Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Kent is $30,523. Real per capita income peaked in 2016 at $30,713 and is now $190 (0.62%) lower.

Real Per Capita Income: Kent County, Michigan, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Kent County

Date US Michigan Kent County
2017 $32,397 $30,488 $30,523
2016 $31,798 $29,755 $30,713
2015 $31,019 $28,831 $29,856
2014 $29,942 $27,583 $27,437
2013 $29,706 $27,318 $27,661
2012 $29,221 $26,820 $27,264
2011 $29,173 $26,661 $27,453
2010 $29,361 $26,615 $26,358
2009 $30,246 $27,176 $27,317
2008 $31,488 $28,879 $28,694
2007 $31,629 $29,411 $29,196
2006 $30,795 $29,369 $28,466