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Forrest County Mississippi Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Forrest County Mississippi area was $42,389 in 2017, the latest figures available. Forrest County median household income is $1,140 lower than the median Mississippi household income and $17,947 less than the US median household income. 2018 county income data (including Forrest County median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Forrest County are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Forrest County Mississippi

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Mississippi $43,529 +2.06% +5.84%
Forrest County $42,389 +11.32% +5.13%

Trends in Forrest County, MS Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Forrest is $42,389. Real median household income peaked in 2009 at $42,588 and is now $199 (0.47%) lower. From a post peak low of $33,783 in 2012, real median household income for Forrest has now grown by $8,606 (25.47%).

Real Median Household Income: Forrest County, Mississippi, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Forrest County

Date US Mississippi Forrest County
2017 $60,336 $43,529 $42,389
2016 $58,856 $42,652 $38,077
2015 $57,709 $42,001 $34,950
2014 $55,613 $41,126 $40,322
2013 $55,072 $40,013 $37,335
2012 $54,948 $39,678 $33,783
2011 $55,162 $40,326 $38,280
2010 $56,388 $41,521 $35,297
2009 $57,519 $41,971 $42,588
2008 $59,382 $43,131 $36,813
2007 $60,135 $43,066 $38,439
2006 $59,051 $42,015 $39,127

Forrest County Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Forrest County was $51,473 in 2017. Compared to the median Mississippi family income, Forrest County median family income is $4,464 lower. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Forrest County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Forrest County Mississippi

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Mississippi $55,937 +3.96% +7.56%
Forrest County $51,473 +0.61% +3.53%

Trends in Forrest County, MS Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Forrest is $51,473. Real median family income peaked in 2009 at $53,255 and is now $1,782 (3.35%) lower.

Real Median Family Income: Forrest County, Mississippi, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Forrest County

Date US Mississippi Forrest County
2017 $73,891 $55,937 $51,473
2016 $72,591 $53,805 $51,161
2015 $70,627 $51,805 $46,846
2014 $68,313 $52,007 $49,718
2013 $67,488 $50,186 $51,205
2012 $66,880 $49,050 $44,244
2011 $67,126 $50,577 $47,189
2010 $68,289 $51,247 $46,536
2009 $69,958 $52,227 $53,255
2008 $72,321 $53,263 $51,880
2007 $72,500 $53,058 $45,194
2006 $71,330 $52,170 $51,665

Forrest County Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Forrest County was $20,330 in 2017. Compared to the median Mississippi per capita income, Forrest County median per capita income is $2,791 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Forrest County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Forrest County Mississippi

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Mississippi $23,121 -0.26% +6.05%
Forrest County $20,330 -13.90% -6.18%

Trends in Forrest County, MS Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Forrest is $20,330. Real per capita income peaked in 2016 at $23,612 and is now $3,282 (13.90%) lower.

Real Per Capita Income: Forrest County, Mississippi, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Forrest County

Date US Mississippi Forrest County
2017 $32,397 $23,121 $20,330
2016 $31,798 $23,182 $23,612
2015 $31,019 $22,029 $18,470
2014 $29,942 $21,803 $21,670
2013 $29,706 $21,245 $19,847
2012 $29,221 $21,520 $18,127
2011 $29,173 $21,390 $21,851
2010 $29,361 $21,516 $19,961
2009 $30,246 $22,027 $20,996
2008 $31,488 $23,087 $23,361
2007 $31,629 $22,951 $20,993
2006 $30,795 $22,139 $21,595