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Carteret County North Carolina Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Carteret County North Carolina area was $52,807 in 2017, the latest figures available. Carteret County median household income is $55 higher than the median North Carolina household income and $7,529 less than the US median household income. 2018 county income data (including Carteret County median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Carteret County are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Carteret 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%
Carteret County $52,807 +0.95% +4.23%

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

The current median household income for Carteret is $52,807. Real median household income peaked in 2012 at $53,324 and is now $517 (0.97%) lower.

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

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Carteret County

Date US North Carolina Carteret County
2017 $60,336 $52,752 $52,807
2016 $58,856 $51,672 $52,308
2015 $57,709 $49,489 $52,818
2014 $55,613 $48,253 $50,663
2013 $55,072 $48,385 $47,674
2012 $54,948 $48,294 $53,324
2011 $55,162 $47,969 $48,529
2010 $56,388 $48,816 $45,760
2009 $57,519 $50,020
2008 $59,382 $53,127
2007 $60,135 $52,941
2006 $59,051 $51,950

Carteret County Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Carteret County was $64,859 in 2017. Compared to the median North Carolina family income, Carteret County median family income is $1,105 lower. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Carteret County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Carteret 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%
Carteret County $64,859 +0.49% -0.83%

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

The current median family income for Carteret is $64,859. Real median family income peaked in 2015 at $67,518 and is now $2,659 (3.94%) lower.

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

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Carteret County

Date US North Carolina Carteret County
2017 $73,891 $65,964 $64,859
2016 $72,591 $63,629 $64,544
2015 $70,627 $62,157 $67,518
2014 $68,313 $59,472 $65,404
2013 $67,488 $59,141 $55,922
2012 $66,880 $58,824 $65,105
2011 $67,126 $59,073 $61,129
2010 $68,289 $59,626 $60,949
2009 $69,958 $62,176
2008 $72,321 $64,585
2007 $72,500 $65,217
2006 $71,330 $63,786

Carteret County Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Carteret County was $32,777 in 2017. Compared to the median North Carolina per capita income, Carteret County median per capita income is $3,217 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Carteret County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Carteret 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%
Carteret County $32,777 +16.90% +16.49%

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

At $32,777, the per capita income for Carteret was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

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

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Carteret County

Date US North Carolina Carteret County
2017 $32,397 $29,560 $32,777
2016 $31,798 $28,762 $28,038
2015 $31,019 $27,730 $32,374
2014 $29,942 $26,714 $28,138
2013 $29,706 $26,748 $27,845
2012 $29,221 $26,136 $29,789
2011 $29,173 $26,332 $29,606
2010 $29,361 $26,401 $28,073
2009 $30,246 $27,262
2008 $31,488 $28,778
2007 $31,629 $28,808
2006 $30,795 $27,965