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Mississippi Household Income

According to the Census ACS 1-year survey, the median household income for Mississippi was $44,717 in 2018, the latest figures available. Compared to the median US household income, Mississippi median household income is $17,220 lower. 2019 Census ACS data (including 2019 Mississippi household income numbers) will be released in September of 2020. Mississippi median family income and per capita income for Mississippi are shown further down.

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Real Median Household Income in Mississippi

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $61,937 +0.21% +4.77%
Mississippi $44,717 +0.28% +3.94%

Mississippi Real Median Household Income Trends since 2005

At $44,717, the median household income for Mississippi was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2018.

Real Median Household Income: Mississippi, National

Historical Real Median Household Income for Mississippi

Date US Mississippi
2018 $61,937 $44,717
2017 $61,807 $44,590
2016 $60,291 $43,692
2015 $59,116 $43,024
2014 $56,969 $42,129
2013 $56,415 $40,989
2012 $56,288 $40,645
2011 $56,507 $41,309
2010 $57,762 $42,532
2009 $58,921 $42,994
2008 $60,829 $44,182
2007 $61,601 $44,116
2006 $60,490 $43,039
2005 $59,604 $42,456

Mississippi Family Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows that the median family income for Mississippi was $57,380 in 2018. Compared to the median US family income, Mississippi median family income is $19,021 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 Mississippi

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $76,401 +0.94% +5.60%
Mississippi $57,380 +0.14% +8.13%

Mississippi Real Median Family Income Trends since 2005

At $57,380, the median family income for Mississippi was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2018.

Real Median Family Income: Mississippi, National

Historical Real Median Family Income for Mississippi

Date US Mississippi
2018 $76,401 $57,380
2017 $75,692 $57,301
2016 $74,360 $55,117
2015 $72,348 $53,068
2014 $69,978 $53,275
2013 $69,134 $51,410
2012 $68,512 $50,246
2011 $68,763 $51,810
2010 $69,953 $52,496
2009 $71,663 $53,501
2008 $74,083 $54,561
2007 $74,267 $54,351
2006 $73,069 $53,441
2005 $71,965 $52,740

Mississippi Per Capita Income

The ACS survey shows the median per capita income for Mississippi was $24,160 in 2018. Compared to the US per capita income, Mississippi per capita income is $9,671 lower. Per capita income numbers for 2019 will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Per Capita Income in Mississippi

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $33,831 +1.94% +6.47%
Mississippi $24,160 +2.01% +7.06%

Mississippi Real Per Capita Income Trends since 2005

At $24,160, the per capita income for Mississippi was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2018.

Real Per Capita Income: Mississippi, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Mississippi

Date US Mississippi
2018 $33,831 $24,160
2017 $33,187 $23,685
2016 $32,573 $23,747
2015 $31,775 $22,566
2014 $30,672 $22,334
2013 $30,431 $21,763
2012 $29,934 $22,045
2011 $29,884 $21,912
2010 $30,077 $22,040
2009 $30,984 $22,564
2008 $32,255 $23,649
2007 $32,400 $23,510
2006 $31,545 $22,679
2005 $32,269 $23,164