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Bergen County New Jersey Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Bergen County New Jersey area was $94,107 in 2017, the latest figures available. Bergen County median household income is $14,019 higher than the median New Jersey household income and $33,771 greater than the US median household income. 2018 county income data (including Bergen County median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Bergen County are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Bergen County New Jersey

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
New Jersey $80,088 +2.99% +7.44%
Bergen County $94,107 -1.66% +7.23%

Trends in Bergen County, NJ Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Bergen is $94,107. Real median household income peaked in 2016 at $95,698 and is now $1,591 (1.66%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Bergen County, New Jersey, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Bergen County

Date US New Jersey Bergen County
2017 $60,336 $80,088 $94,107
2016 $58,856 $77,764 $95,698
2015 $57,709 $74,727 $92,110
2014 $55,613 $74,541 $87,764
2013 $55,072 $73,954 $86,081
2012 $54,948 $74,517 $88,489
2011 $55,162 $73,683 $86,587
2010 $56,388 $76,257 $87,195
2009 $57,519 $78,273 $92,655
2008 $59,382 $80,324 $94,001
2007 $60,135 $79,447 $95,384
2006 $59,051 $78,574 $92,445

Bergen County Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Bergen County was $114,132 in 2017. Compared to the median New Jersey family income, Bergen County median family income is $16,832 higher. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Bergen County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Bergen County New Jersey

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
New Jersey $97,300 +0.75% +6.17%
Bergen County $114,132 -0.68% +7.28%

Trends in Bergen County, NJ Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Bergen is $114,132. Real median family income peaked in 2007 at $116,878 and is now $2,746 (2.35%) lower. From a post peak low of $105,113 in 2011, real median family income for Bergen has now grown by $9,019 (8.58%).

Real Median Family Income: Bergen County, New Jersey, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Bergen County

Date US New Jersey Bergen County
2017 $73,891 $97,300 $114,132
2016 $72,591 $96,580 $114,917
2015 $70,627 $93,375 $114,894
2014 $68,313 $91,642 $106,384
2013 $67,488 $90,039 $105,656
2012 $66,880 $90,321 $106,142
2011 $67,126 $89,846 $105,113
2010 $68,289 $92,872 $109,735
2009 $69,958 $95,497 $112,319
2008 $72,321 $97,881 $114,452
2007 $72,500 $96,973 $116,878
2006 $71,330 $94,912 $112,427

Bergen County Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Bergen County was $47,617 in 2017. Compared to the median New Jersey per capita income, Bergen County median per capita income is $7,050 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Bergen County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Bergen County New Jersey

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
New Jersey $40,567 +2.06% +6.96%
Bergen County $47,617 +0.12% +8.99%

Trends in Bergen County, NJ Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Bergen is $47,617. Real per capita income peaked in 2007 at $49,151 and is now $1,534 (3.12%) lower. From a post peak low of $43,688 in 2014, real per capita income for Bergen has now grown by $3,929 (8.99%).

Real Per Capita Income: Bergen County, New Jersey, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Bergen County

Date US New Jersey Bergen County
2017 $32,397 $40,567 $47,617
2016 $31,798 $39,748 $47,560
2015 $31,019 $38,537 $47,245
2014 $29,942 $37,927 $43,688
2013 $29,706 $37,658 $45,756
2012 $29,221 $37,314 $45,203
2011 $29,173 $37,236 $45,461
2010 $29,361 $37,807 $44,403
2009 $30,246 $39,242 $47,385
2008 $31,488 $40,151 $48,252
2007 $31,629 $40,096 $49,151
2006 $30,795 $38,851 $47,917