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New York Household Income

According to the Census ACS 1-year survey, the median household income for New York was $64,894 in 2017, the latest figures available. Compared to the median US household income, New York median household income is $4,558 higher. 2018 Census ACS data (including 2018 New York household income numbers) will be released in September of 2019. New York median family income and per capita income for New York are shown further down.

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Real Median Household Income in New York

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
New York $64,894 +0.98% +6.34%

New York Real Median Household Income Trends since 2005

At $64,894, the median household income for New York was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Median Household Income: New York, National

Historical Real Median Household Income for New York

Date US New York
2017 $60,336 $64,894
2016 $58,856 $64,262
2015 $57,709 $62,960
2014 $55,613 $61,024
2013 $55,072 $60,467
2012 $54,948 $60,378
2011 $55,162 $60,344
2010 $56,388 $61,009
2009 $57,519 $62,601
2008 $59,382 $63,952
2007 $60,135 $63,423
2006 $59,051 $62,625
2005 $58,185 $62,260

New York Family Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows that the median family income for New York was $80,114 in 2017. Compared to the median US family income, New York median family income is $6,223 higher. 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 York

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
New York $80,114 +1.35% +8.69%

New York Real Median Family Income Trends since 2005

At $80,114, the median family income for New York was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Median Family Income: New York, National

Historical Real Median Family Income for New York

Date US New York
2017 $73,891 $80,114
2016 $72,591 $79,044
2015 $70,627 $76,415
2014 $68,313 $73,707
2013 $67,488 $74,292
2012 $66,880 $73,157
2011 $67,126 $73,021
2010 $68,289 $74,247
2009 $69,958 $76,611
2008 $72,321 $77,470
2007 $72,500 $76,564
2006 $71,330 $75,732
2005 $70,252 $75,102

New York Per Capita Income

The ACS survey shows the median per capita income for New York was $37,156 in 2017. Compared to the US per capita income, New York per capita income is $4,759 higher. Per capita income numbers for 2018 will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income in New York

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
New York $37,156 +2.36% +8.32%

New York Real Per Capita Income Trends since 2005

At $37,156, the per capita income for New York was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Per Capita Income: New York, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for New York

Date US New York
2017 $32,397 $37,156
2016 $31,798 $36,298
2015 $31,019 $35,486
2014 $29,942 $34,301
2013 $29,706 $34,270
2012 $29,221 $33,469
2011 $29,173 $33,510
2010 $29,361 $33,814
2009 $30,246 $35,098
2008 $31,488 $35,709
2007 $31,629 $35,418
2006 $30,795 $34,155
2005 $31,501 $35,431