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Catawba County North Carolina Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Catawba County North Carolina area was $53,539 in 2017, the latest figures available. Catawba County median household income is $787 higher than the median North Carolina household income and $6,797 less than the US median household income. 2018 county income data (including Catawba County median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Catawba County are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Catawba 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%
Catawba County $53,539 +7.15% +15.62%

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

At $53,539, the median household income for Catawba was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

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

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Catawba County

Date US North Carolina Catawba County
2017 $60,336 $52,752 $53,539
2016 $58,856 $51,672 $49,965
2015 $57,709 $49,489 $41,853
2014 $55,613 $48,253 $46,306
2013 $55,072 $48,385 $45,174
2012 $54,948 $48,294 $44,304
2011 $55,162 $47,969 $48,463
2010 $56,388 $48,816 $46,470
2009 $57,519 $50,020 $47,090
2008 $59,382 $53,127 $49,087
2007 $60,135 $52,941 $50,517
2006 $59,051 $51,950 $51,614

Catawba County Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Catawba County was $64,390 in 2017. Compared to the median North Carolina family income, Catawba County median family income is $1,574 lower. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Catawba County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Catawba 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%
Catawba County $64,390 +2.38% +19.32%

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

The current median family income for Catawba is $64,390. Real median family income peaked in 2005 at $64,579 and is now $189 (0.29%) lower. From a post peak low of $53,966 in 2014, real median family income for Catawba has now grown by $10,424 (19.32%).

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

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Catawba County

Date US North Carolina Catawba County
2017 $73,891 $65,964 $64,390
2016 $72,591 $63,629 $62,891
2015 $70,627 $62,157 $55,574
2014 $68,313 $59,472 $53,966
2013 $67,488 $59,141 $57,666
2012 $66,880 $58,824 $56,495
2011 $67,126 $59,073 $57,777
2010 $68,289 $59,626 $55,046
2009 $69,958 $62,176 $60,815
2008 $72,321 $64,585 $63,250
2007 $72,500 $65,217 $62,326
2006 $71,330 $63,786 $59,642

Catawba County Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Catawba County was $29,099 in 2017. Compared to the median North Carolina per capita income, Catawba County median per capita income is $461 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Catawba County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Catawba 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%
Catawba County $29,099 +8.80% +26.75%

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

At $29,099, the per capita income for Catawba was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

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

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Catawba County

Date US North Carolina Catawba County
2017 $32,397 $29,560 $29,099
2016 $31,798 $28,762 $26,745
2015 $31,019 $27,730 $24,936
2014 $29,942 $26,714 $22,957
2013 $29,706 $26,748 $23,985
2012 $29,221 $26,136 $23,860
2011 $29,173 $26,332 $25,144
2010 $29,361 $26,401 $24,115
2009 $30,246 $27,262 $24,381
2008 $31,488 $28,778 $27,146
2007 $31,629 $28,808 $26,594
2006 $30,795 $27,965 $26,022