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Blue Earth County Minnesota Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Blue Earth County Minnesota area was $56,716 in 2017, the latest figures available. Blue Earth County median household income is $11,672 lower than the median Minnesota household income and $3,620 less than the US median household income. 2018 county income data (including Blue Earth County median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Blue Earth County are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Blue Earth County Minnesota

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Minnesota $68,388 +2.06% +7.32%
Blue Earth County $56,716 +3.07% +12.02%

Trends in Blue Earth County, MN Real Median Household Income since 2005

At $56,716, the median household income for Blue earth was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Median Household Income: Blue Earth County, Minnesota, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Blue Earth County

Date US Minnesota Blue Earth County
2017 $60,336 $68,388 $56,716
2016 $58,856 $67,010 $55,028
2015 $57,709 $65,690 $50,027
2014 $55,613 $63,722 $50,631
2013 $55,072 $63,980 $54,659
2012 $54,948 $63,007 $52,696
2011 $55,162 $62,210
2010 $56,388 $62,486
2009 $57,519 $63,697
2008 $59,382 $65,384
2007 $60,135 $66,134
2006 $59,051 $65,842

Blue Earth County Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Blue Earth County was $78,817 in 2017. Compared to the median Minnesota family income, Blue Earth County median family income is $7,599 lower. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Blue Earth County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Blue Earth County Minnesota

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Minnesota $86,416 +1.50% +6.97%
Blue Earth County $78,817 +5.46% +0.05%

Trends in Blue Earth County, MN Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Blue earth is $78,817. Real median family income peaked in 2013 at $79,743 and is now $926 (1.16%) lower. From a post peak low of $72,742 in 2015, real median family income for Blue earth has now grown by $6,075 (8.35%).

Real Median Family Income: Blue Earth County, Minnesota, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Blue Earth County

Date US Minnesota Blue Earth County
2017 $73,891 $86,416 $78,817
2016 $72,591 $85,137 $74,738
2015 $70,627 $82,664 $72,742
2014 $68,313 $80,782 $78,777
2013 $67,488 $79,168 $79,743
2012 $66,880 $78,629 $74,736
2011 $67,126 $77,903
2010 $68,289 $78,448
2009 $69,958 $79,455
2008 $72,321 $81,966
2007 $72,500 $81,980
2006 $71,330 $81,425

Blue Earth County Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Blue Earth County was $29,927 in 2017. Compared to the median Minnesota per capita income, Blue Earth County median per capita income is $6,229 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Blue Earth County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Blue Earth County Minnesota

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Minnesota $36,156 +2.55% +6.88%
Blue Earth County $29,927 +5.72% +5.63%

Trends in Blue Earth County, MN Real Per Capita Income since 2005

At $29,927, the per capita income for Blue earth was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Per Capita Income: Blue Earth County, Minnesota, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Blue Earth County

Date US Minnesota Blue Earth County
2017 $32,397 $36,156 $29,927
2016 $31,798 $35,257 $28,309
2015 $31,019 $34,584 $27,002
2014 $29,942 $33,828 $28,333
2013 $29,706 $33,052 $28,733
2012 $29,221 $32,655 $28,873
2011 $29,173 $32,117
2010 $29,361 $32,182
2009 $30,246 $32,985
2008 $31,488 $34,689
2007 $31,629 $34,402
2006 $30,795 $33,627