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Syracuse New York Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Syracuse New York metro area was $56,780 in 2017, the latest figures available. Syracuse median household income is $8,114 lower than the median New York household income and $3,556 less than the US median household income. 2018 metro income data (including Syracuse median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Syracuse are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Syracuse New York

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
New York $64,894 +0.98% +6.34%
Syracuse $56,780 -1.97% +5.53%

Trends in Syracuse, NY Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Syracuse is $56,780. Real median household income peaked in 2015 at $58,326 and is now $1,546 (2.65%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Syracuse, New York, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Syracuse

Date US New York Syracuse
2017 $60,336 $64,894 $56,780
2016 $58,856 $64,262 $57,922
2015 $57,709 $62,960 $58,326
2014 $55,613 $61,024 $53,807
2013 $55,072 $60,467 $54,277
2012 $54,948 $60,378 $54,828
2011 $55,162 $60,344 $56,133
2010 $56,388 $61,009 $55,991
2009 $57,519 $62,601 $56,842
2008 $59,382 $63,952 $55,881
2007 $60,135 $63,423 $57,599
2006 $59,051 $62,625 $54,670

Syracuse Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Syracuse was $71,407 in 2017. Compared to the median New York family income, Syracuse median family income is $8,707 lower. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Syracuse will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Syracuse New York

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
New York $80,114 +1.35% +8.69%
Syracuse $71,407 -6.54% +4.56%

Trends in Syracuse, NY Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Syracuse is $71,407. Real median family income peaked in 2016 at $76,400 and is now $4,993 (6.54%) lower.

Real Median Family Income: Syracuse, New York, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Syracuse

Date US New York Syracuse
2017 $73,891 $80,114 $71,407
2016 $72,591 $79,044 $76,400
2015 $70,627 $76,415 $72,783
2014 $68,313 $73,707 $68,292
2013 $67,488 $74,292 $71,098
2012 $66,880 $73,157 $69,577
2011 $67,126 $73,021 $71,091
2010 $68,289 $74,247 $69,741
2009 $69,958 $76,611 $71,190
2008 $72,321 $77,470 $72,444
2007 $72,500 $76,564 $71,857
2006 $71,330 $75,732 $70,396

Syracuse Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Syracuse was $30,929 in 2017. Compared to the median New York per capita income, Syracuse median per capita income is $6,227 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Syracuse will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Syracuse New York

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
New York $37,156 +2.36% +8.32%
Syracuse $30,929 +1.41% +8.01%

Trends in Syracuse, NY Real Per Capita Income since 2005

At $30,929, the per capita income for Syracuse was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Per Capita Income: Syracuse, New York, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Syracuse

Date US New York Syracuse
2017 $32,397 $37,156 $30,929
2016 $31,798 $36,298 $30,499
2015 $31,019 $35,486 $30,133
2014 $29,942 $34,301 $28,634
2013 $29,706 $34,270 $29,048
2012 $29,221 $33,469 $28,440
2011 $29,173 $33,510 $28,197
2010 $29,361 $33,814 $28,820
2009 $30,246 $35,098 $29,071
2008 $31,488 $35,709 $30,129
2007 $31,629 $35,418 $29,311
2006 $30,795 $34,155 $28,184