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Cape May County New Jersey Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Cape May County New Jersey area was $66,953 in 2017, the latest figures available. Cape May County median household income is $13,135 lower than the median New Jersey household income and $6,617 greater than the US median household income. 2018 county income data (including Cape May County median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Cape May County are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Cape May 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%
Cape May County $66,953 +4.79% +13.53%

Trends in Cape May County, NJ Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Cape may is $66,953. Real median household income peaked in 2008 at $68,680 and is now $1,727 (2.51%) lower. From a post peak low of $57,476 in 2009, real median household income for Cape may has now grown by $9,477 (16.49%).

Real Median Household Income: Cape May County, New Jersey, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Cape May County

Date US New Jersey Cape May County
2017 $60,336 $80,088 $66,953
2016 $58,856 $77,764 $63,893
2015 $57,709 $74,727 $59,097
2014 $55,613 $74,541 $58,973
2013 $55,072 $73,954 $63,831
2012 $54,948 $74,517 $60,970
2011 $55,162 $73,683 $58,170
2010 $56,388 $76,257 $60,158
2009 $57,519 $78,273 $57,476
2008 $59,382 $80,324 $68,680
2007 $60,135 $79,447 $61,622
2006 $59,051 $78,574 $60,968

Cape May County Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Cape May County was $80,795 in 2017. Compared to the median New Jersey family income, Cape May County median family income is $16,505 lower. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Cape May County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Cape May 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%
Cape May County $80,795 +0.60% +9.59%

Trends in Cape May County, NJ Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Cape may is $80,795. Real median family income peaked in 2013 at $83,009 and is now $2,214 (2.67%) lower.

Real Median Family Income: Cape May County, New Jersey, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Cape May County

Date US New Jersey Cape May County
2017 $73,891 $97,300 $80,795
2016 $72,591 $96,580 $80,317
2015 $70,627 $93,375 $77,289
2014 $68,313 $91,642 $73,723
2013 $67,488 $90,039 $83,009
2012 $66,880 $90,321 $76,448
2011 $67,126 $89,846 $77,219
2010 $68,289 $92,872 $81,208
2009 $69,958 $95,497 $66,734
2008 $72,321 $97,881 $76,759
2007 $72,500 $96,973 $75,559
2006 $71,330 $94,912 $76,672

Cape May County Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Cape May County was $37,610 in 2017. Compared to the median New Jersey per capita income, Cape May County median per capita income is $2,957 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Cape May County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Cape May 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%
Cape May County $37,610 -1.37% +3.67%

Trends in Cape May County, NJ Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Cape may is $37,610. Real per capita income peaked in 2008 at $39,813 and is now $2,203 (5.53%) lower. From a post peak low of $33,482 in 2011, real per capita income for Cape may has now grown by $4,128 (12.33%).

Real Per Capita Income: Cape May County, New Jersey, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Cape May County

Date US New Jersey Cape May County
2017 $32,397 $40,567 $37,610
2016 $31,798 $39,748 $38,132
2015 $31,019 $38,537 $35,067
2014 $29,942 $37,927 $36,280
2013 $29,706 $37,658 $33,723
2012 $29,221 $37,314 $33,493
2011 $29,173 $37,236 $33,482
2010 $29,361 $37,807 $38,201
2009 $30,246 $39,242 $35,373
2008 $31,488 $40,151 $39,813
2007 $31,629 $40,096 $37,805
2006 $30,795 $38,851 $38,130