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Ocean County New Jersey Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Ocean County New Jersey area was $71,081 in 2017, the latest figures available. Ocean County median household income is $9,007 lower than the median New Jersey household income and $10,745 greater than the US median household income. 2018 county income data (including Ocean County median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Ocean County are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Ocean 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%
Ocean County $71,081 +11.83% +7.74%

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

At $71,081, the median household income for Ocean was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

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

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Ocean County

Date US New Jersey Ocean County
2017 $60,336 $80,088 $71,081
2016 $58,856 $77,764 $63,560
2015 $57,709 $74,727 $65,976
2014 $55,613 $74,541 $65,973
2013 $55,072 $73,954 $63,480
2012 $54,948 $74,517 $63,442
2011 $55,162 $73,683 $62,182
2010 $56,388 $76,257 $64,367
2009 $57,519 $78,273 $68,382
2008 $59,382 $80,324 $67,744
2007 $60,135 $79,447 $66,702
2006 $59,051 $78,574 $66,813

Ocean County Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Ocean County was $89,352 in 2017. Compared to the median New Jersey family income, Ocean County median family income is $7,948 lower. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Ocean County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Ocean 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%
Ocean County $89,352 +8.67% +15.72%

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

At $89,352, the median family income for Ocean was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

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

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Ocean County

Date US New Jersey Ocean County
2017 $73,891 $97,300 $89,352
2016 $72,591 $96,580 $82,223
2015 $70,627 $93,375 $81,139
2014 $68,313 $91,642 $77,217
2013 $67,488 $90,039 $79,396
2012 $66,880 $90,321 $79,834
2011 $67,126 $89,846 $78,064
2010 $68,289 $92,872 $83,428
2009 $69,958 $95,497 $82,380
2008 $72,321 $97,881 $83,473
2007 $72,500 $96,973 $84,323
2006 $71,330 $94,912 $82,768

Ocean County Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Ocean County was $34,902 in 2017. Compared to the median New Jersey per capita income, Ocean County median per capita income is $5,665 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Ocean County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Ocean 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%
Ocean County $34,902 +6.30% +6.66%

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

At $34,902, the per capita income for Ocean was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

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

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Ocean County

Date US New Jersey Ocean County
2017 $32,397 $40,567 $34,902
2016 $31,798 $39,748 $32,832
2015 $31,019 $38,537 $33,724
2014 $29,942 $37,927 $32,722
2013 $29,706 $37,658 $31,830
2012 $29,221 $37,314 $31,862
2011 $29,173 $37,236 $31,455
2010 $29,361 $37,807 $32,186
2009 $30,246 $39,242 $33,442
2008 $31,488 $40,151 $34,212
2007 $31,629 $40,096 $34,494
2006 $30,795 $38,851 $33,684