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Caldwell County North Carolina Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Caldwell County North Carolina area was $45,033 in 2017, the latest figures available. Caldwell County median household income is $7,719 lower than the median North Carolina household income and $15,303 less than the US median household income. 2018 county income data (including Caldwell County median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Caldwell County are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Caldwell County North Carolina

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
North Carolina $52,752 +2.09% +9.32%
Caldwell County $45,033 +21.44% +14.71%

Trends in Caldwell County, NC Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Caldwell is $45,033. Real median household income peaked in 2008 at $49,557 and is now $4,524 (9.13%) lower. From a post peak low of $33,577 in 2012, real median household income for Caldwell has now grown by $11,456 (34.12%).

Real Median Household Income: Caldwell County, North Carolina, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Caldwell County

Date US North Carolina Caldwell County
2017 $60,336 $52,752 $45,033
2016 $58,856 $51,672 $37,082
2015 $57,709 $49,489 $40,050
2014 $55,613 $48,253 $39,257
2013 $55,072 $48,385 $34,135
2012 $54,948 $48,294 $33,577
2011 $55,162 $47,969 $36,262
2010 $56,388 $48,816 $40,618
2009 $57,519 $50,020 $36,990
2008 $59,382 $53,127 $49,557
2007 $60,135 $52,941 $45,005
2006 $59,051 $51,950 $41,502

Caldwell County Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Caldwell County was $51,469 in 2017. Compared to the median North Carolina family income, Caldwell County median family income is $14,495 lower. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Caldwell County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Caldwell County North Carolina

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
North Carolina $65,964 +3.67% +10.92%
Caldwell County $51,469 +9.35% +5.41%

Trends in Caldwell County, NC Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Caldwell is $51,469. Real median family income peaked in 2008 at $61,036 and is now $9,567 (15.67%) lower. From a post peak low of $47,066 in 2016, real median family income for Caldwell has now grown by $4,403 (9.35%).

Real Median Family Income: Caldwell County, North Carolina, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Caldwell County

Date US North Carolina Caldwell County
2017 $73,891 $65,964 $51,469
2016 $72,591 $63,629 $47,066
2015 $70,627 $62,157 $50,787
2014 $68,313 $59,472 $48,828
2013 $67,488 $59,141 $48,050
2012 $66,880 $58,824 $50,978
2011 $67,126 $59,073 $47,288
2010 $68,289 $59,626 $52,389
2009 $69,958 $62,176 $47,495
2008 $72,321 $64,585 $61,036
2007 $72,500 $65,217 $56,405
2006 $71,330 $63,786 $55,075

Caldwell County Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Caldwell County was $22,743 in 2017. Compared to the median North Carolina per capita income, Caldwell County median per capita income is $6,817 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Caldwell County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Caldwell County North Carolina

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
North Carolina $29,560 +2.77% +10.65%
Caldwell County $22,743 +6.42% +5.29%

Trends in Caldwell County, NC Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Caldwell is $22,743. Real per capita income peaked in 2008 at $23,988 and is now $1,245 (5.19%) lower. From a post peak low of $19,132 in 2012, real per capita income for Caldwell has now grown by $3,611 (18.87%).

Real Per Capita Income: Caldwell County, North Carolina, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Caldwell County

Date US North Carolina Caldwell County
2017 $32,397 $29,560 $22,743
2016 $31,798 $28,762 $21,371
2015 $31,019 $27,730 $21,272
2014 $29,942 $26,714 $21,601
2013 $29,706 $26,748 $20,066
2012 $29,221 $26,136 $19,132
2011 $29,173 $26,332 $19,951
2010 $29,361 $26,401 $20,488
2009 $30,246 $27,262 $21,612
2008 $31,488 $28,778 $23,988
2007 $31,629 $28,808 $23,419
2006 $30,795 $27,965 $22,051