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Wayne County Michigan Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Wayne County Michigan area was $45,135 in 2017, the latest figures available. Wayne County median household income is $9,774 lower than the median Michigan household income and $15,201 less than the US median household income. 2018 county income data (including Wayne County median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Wayne County are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Wayne County Michigan

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Michigan $54,909 +2.40% +6.28%
Wayne County $45,135 +1.66% +5.10%

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

The current median household income for Wayne is $45,135. Real median household income peaked in 2005 at $51,440 and is now $6,305 (12.26%) lower. From a post peak low of $42,030 in 2011, real median household income for Wayne has now grown by $3,105 (7.39%).

Real Median Household Income: Wayne County, Michigan, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Wayne County

Date US Michigan Wayne County
2017 $60,336 $54,909 $45,135
2016 $58,856 $53,621 $44,399
2015 $57,709 $52,856 $42,998
2014 $55,613 $51,664 $42,945
2013 $55,072 $50,880 $42,674
2012 $54,948 $50,122 $42,235
2011 $55,162 $50,224 $42,030
2010 $56,388 $51,168 $44,402
2009 $57,519 $51,831 $43,742
2008 $59,382 $55,458 $48,365
2007 $60,135 $56,828 $50,334
2006 $59,051 $57,504 $50,925

Wayne County Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Wayne County was $57,229 in 2017. Compared to the median Michigan family income, Wayne County median family income is $12,435 lower. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Wayne County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Wayne County Michigan

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Michigan $69,664 +1.29% +8.16%
Wayne County $57,229 -0.85% +6.45%

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

The current median family income for Wayne is $57,229. Real median family income peaked in 2005 at $63,800 and is now $6,571 (10.30%) lower. From a post peak low of $53,546 in 2011, real median family income for Wayne has now grown by $3,683 (6.88%).

Real Median Family Income: Wayne County, Michigan, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Wayne County

Date US Michigan Wayne County
2017 $73,891 $69,664 $57,229
2016 $72,591 $68,778 $57,718
2015 $70,627 $66,109 $54,483
2014 $68,313 $64,408 $53,761
2013 $67,488 $64,132 $54,987
2012 $66,880 $63,423 $54,610
2011 $67,126 $63,427 $53,546
2010 $68,289 $63,210 $55,407
2009 $69,958 $64,917 $55,039
2008 $72,321 $69,181 $60,902
2007 $72,500 $70,657 $62,688
2006 $71,330 $70,684 $62,929

Wayne County Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Wayne County was $26,126 in 2017. Compared to the median Michigan per capita income, Wayne County median per capita income is $4,362 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Wayne County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Wayne County Michigan

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Michigan $30,488 +2.46% +10.53%
Wayne County $26,126 +1.21% +11.89%

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

The current per capita income for Wayne is $26,126. Real per capita income peaked in 2005 at $27,520 and is now $1,394 (5.07%) lower. From a post peak low of $22,793 in 2012, real per capita income for Wayne has now grown by $3,333 (14.62%).

Real Per Capita Income: Wayne County, Michigan, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Wayne County

Date US Michigan Wayne County
2017 $32,397 $30,488 $26,126
2016 $31,798 $29,755 $25,813
2015 $31,019 $28,831 $24,614
2014 $29,942 $27,583 $23,350
2013 $29,706 $27,318 $23,755
2012 $29,221 $26,820 $22,793
2011 $29,173 $26,661 $22,975
2010 $29,361 $26,615 $23,602
2009 $30,246 $27,176 $22,991
2008 $31,488 $28,879 $25,221
2007 $31,629 $29,411 $25,930
2006 $30,795 $29,369 $25,648