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Montana Household Income

According to the Census ACS 1-year survey, the median household income for Montana was $53,386 in 2017, the latest figures available. Compared to the median US household income, Montana median household income is $6,950 lower. 2018 Census ACS data (including 2018 Montana household income numbers) will be released in September of 2019. Montana median family income and per capita income for Montana are shown further down.

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Real Median Household Income in Montana

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Montana $53,386 +4.47% +11.18%

Montana Real Median Household Income Trends since 2005

At $53,386, the median household income for Montana was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Median Household Income: Montana, National

Historical Real Median Household Income for Montana

Date US Montana
2017 $60,336 $53,386
2016 $58,856 $51,103
2015 $57,709 $51,226
2014 $55,613 $48,017
2013 $55,072 $49,509
2012 $54,948 $48,214
2011 $55,162 $48,303
2010 $56,388 $48,072
2009 $57,519 $48,472
2008 $59,382 $49,823
2007 $60,135 $51,591
2006 $59,051 $49,515
2005 $58,185 $49,452

Montana Family Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows that the median family income for Montana was $68,994 in 2017. Compared to the median US family income, Montana median family income is $4,897 lower. Like the median household income numbers, 2018 family income data will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income in Montana

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Montana $68,994 +1.89% +9.77%

Montana Real Median Family Income Trends since 2005

At $68,994, the median family income for Montana was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Median Family Income: Montana, National

Historical Real Median Family Income for Montana

Date US Montana
2017 $73,891 $68,994
2016 $72,591 $67,714
2015 $70,627 $66,283
2014 $68,313 $62,854
2013 $67,488 $63,369
2012 $66,880 $63,863
2011 $67,126 $61,405
2010 $68,289 $61,414
2009 $69,958 $63,003
2008 $72,321 $64,850
2007 $72,500 $63,402
2006 $71,330 $62,165
2005 $70,252 $60,346

Montana Per Capita Income

The ACS survey shows the median per capita income for Montana was $29,428 in 2017. Compared to the US per capita income, Montana per capita income is $2,969 lower. Per capita income numbers for 2018 will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income in Montana

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Montana $29,428 -0.43% +9.25%

Montana Real Per Capita Income Trends since 2005

The current per capita income for Montana is $29,428. Real per capita income peaked in 2016 at $29,555 and is now $127 (0.43%) lower.

Real Per Capita Income: Montana, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Montana

Date US Montana
2017 $32,397 $29,428
2016 $31,798 $29,555
2015 $31,019 $28,697
2014 $29,942 $26,936
2013 $29,706 $27,461
2012 $29,221 $26,899
2011 $29,173 $26,098
2010 $29,361 $26,536
2009 $30,246 $25,622
2008 $31,488 $27,162
2007 $31,629 $27,184
2006 $30,795 $25,676
2005 $31,501 $27,386