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New Mexico Household Income

According to the Census ACS 1-year survey, the median household income for New Mexico was $46,744 in 2017, the latest figures available. Compared to the median US household income, New Mexico median household income is $13,592 lower. 2018 Census ACS data (including 2018 New Mexico household income numbers) will be released in September of 2019. New Mexico median family income and per capita income for New Mexico are shown further down.

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Real Median Household Income in New Mexico

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
New Mexico $46,744 -2.12% +0.66%

New Mexico Real Median Household Income Trends since 2005

The current median household income for New Mexico is $46,744. Real median household income peaked in 2008 at $49,657 and is now $2,913 (5.87%) lower. From a post peak low of $45,521 in 2012, real median household income for New Mexico has now grown by $1,223 (2.69%).

Real Median Household Income: New Mexico, National

Historical Real Median Household Income for New Mexico

Date US New Mexico
2017 $60,336 $46,744
2016 $58,856 $47,754
2015 $57,709 $46,956
2014 $55,613 $46,436
2013 $55,072 $46,241
2012 $54,948 $45,521
2011 $55,162 $45,835
2010 $56,388 $47,423
2009 $57,519 $49,280
2008 $59,382 $49,657
2007 $60,135 $49,127
2006 $59,051 $49,517
2005 $58,185 $47,175

New Mexico Family Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows that the median family income for New Mexico was $58,308 in 2017. Compared to the median US family income, New Mexico median family income is $15,583 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 New Mexico

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
New Mexico $58,308 +0.49% +2.84%

New Mexico Real Median Family Income Trends since 2005

The current median family income for New Mexico is $58,308. Real median family income peaked in 2009 at $59,549 and is now $1,241 (2.08%) lower. From a post peak low of $55,031 in 2012, real median family income for New Mexico has now grown by $3,277 (5.95%).

Real Median Family Income: New Mexico, National

Historical Real Median Family Income for New Mexico

Date US New Mexico
2017 $73,891 $58,308
2016 $72,591 $58,024
2015 $70,627 $58,156
2014 $68,313 $56,699
2013 $67,488 $57,512
2012 $66,880 $55,031
2011 $67,126 $56,519
2010 $68,289 $57,485
2009 $69,958 $59,549
2008 $72,321 $59,545
2007 $72,500 $58,853
2006 $71,330 $58,744
2005 $70,252 $55,486

New Mexico Per Capita Income

The ACS survey shows the median per capita income for New Mexico was $25,311 in 2017. Compared to the US per capita income, New Mexico per capita income is $7,086 lower. Per capita income numbers for 2018 will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income in New Mexico

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
New Mexico $25,311 -1.46% +3.12%

New Mexico Real Per Capita Income Trends since 2005

The current per capita income for New Mexico is $25,311. Real per capita income peaked in 2008 at $26,362 and is now $1,051 (3.99%) lower. From a post peak low of $24,467 in 2012, real per capita income for New Mexico has now grown by $844 (3.45%).

Real Per Capita Income: New Mexico, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for New Mexico

Date US New Mexico
2017 $32,397 $25,311
2016 $31,798 $25,687
2015 $31,019 $25,234
2014 $29,942 $24,546
2013 $29,706 $24,594
2012 $29,221 $24,467
2011 $29,173 $24,936
2010 $29,361 $24,957
2009 $30,246 $25,387
2008 $31,488 $26,362
2007 $31,629 $25,862
2006 $30,795 $25,488
2005 $31,501 $26,170