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Union County New Jersey Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Union County New Jersey area was $77,326 in 2017, the latest figures available. Union County median household income is $2,762 lower than the median New Jersey household income and $16,990 greater than the US median household income. 2018 county income data (including Union County median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Union County are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Union 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%
Union County $77,326 +5.10% +8.08%

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

The current median household income for Union is $77,326. Real median household income peaked in 2005 at $78,757 and is now $1,431 (1.82%) lower. From a post peak low of $68,081 in 2013, real median household income for Union has now grown by $9,245 (13.58%).

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

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Union County

Date US New Jersey Union County
2017 $60,336 $80,088 $77,326
2016 $58,856 $77,764 $73,577
2015 $57,709 $74,727 $73,631
2014 $55,613 $74,541 $71,548
2013 $55,072 $73,954 $68,081
2012 $54,948 $74,517 $70,463
2011 $55,162 $73,683 $72,525
2010 $56,388 $76,257 $75,112
2009 $57,519 $78,273 $74,731
2008 $59,382 $80,324 $77,085
2007 $60,135 $79,447 $72,950
2006 $59,051 $78,574 $75,881

Union County Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Union County was $90,297 in 2017. Compared to the median New Jersey family income, Union County median family income is $7,003 lower. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Union County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Union 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%
Union County $90,297 +5.52% +5.34%

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

The current median family income for Union is $90,297. Real median family income peaked in 2005 at $96,326 and is now $6,029 (6.26%) lower. From a post peak low of $84,168 in 2013, real median family income for Union has now grown by $6,129 (7.28%).

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

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Union County

Date US New Jersey Union County
2017 $73,891 $97,300 $90,297
2016 $72,591 $96,580 $85,572
2015 $70,627 $93,375 $85,313
2014 $68,313 $91,642 $85,719
2013 $67,488 $90,039 $84,168
2012 $66,880 $90,321 $86,394
2011 $67,126 $89,846 $87,843
2010 $68,289 $92,872 $87,164
2009 $69,958 $95,497 $89,089
2008 $72,321 $97,881 $93,278
2007 $72,500 $96,973 $90,333
2006 $71,330 $94,912 $90,461

Union County Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Union County was $39,507 in 2017. Compared to the median New Jersey per capita income, Union County median per capita income is $1,060 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Union County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Union 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%
Union County $39,507 -0.46% +6.91%

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

The current per capita income for Union is $39,507. Real per capita income peaked in 2016 at $39,690 and is now $183 (0.46%) lower.

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

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Union County

Date US New Jersey Union County
2017 $32,397 $40,567 $39,507
2016 $31,798 $39,748 $39,690
2015 $31,019 $38,537 $37,136
2014 $29,942 $37,927 $36,955
2013 $29,706 $37,658 $36,815
2012 $29,221 $37,314 $35,141
2011 $29,173 $37,236 $36,278
2010 $29,361 $37,807 $37,482
2009 $30,246 $39,242 $38,295
2008 $31,488 $40,151 $38,096
2007 $31,629 $40,096 $37,587
2006 $30,795 $38,851 $38,226