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Forsyth County North Carolina Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Forsyth County North Carolina area was $50,185 in 2017, the latest figures available. Forsyth County median household income is $2,567 lower than the median North Carolina household income and $10,151 less than the US median household income. 2018 county income data (including Forsyth County median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Forsyth County are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Forsyth 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%
Forsyth County $50,185 +1.78% +7.08%

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

The current median household income for Forsyth is $50,185. Real median household income peaked in 2005 at $56,680 and is now $6,495 (11.46%) lower. From a post peak low of $45,447 in 2012, real median household income for Forsyth has now grown by $4,738 (10.43%).

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

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Forsyth County

Date US North Carolina Forsyth County
2017 $60,336 $52,752 $50,185
2016 $58,856 $51,672 $49,309
2015 $57,709 $49,489 $48,089
2014 $55,613 $48,253 $46,868
2013 $55,072 $48,385 $48,042
2012 $54,948 $48,294 $45,447
2011 $55,162 $47,969 $46,871
2010 $56,388 $48,816 $49,054
2009 $57,519 $50,020 $52,208
2008 $59,382 $53,127 $53,542
2007 $60,135 $52,941 $54,086
2006 $59,051 $51,950 $55,810

Forsyth County Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Forsyth County was $65,658 in 2017. Compared to the median North Carolina family income, Forsyth County median family income is $306 lower. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Forsyth County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Forsyth 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%
Forsyth County $65,658 +8.02% +10.80%

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

The current median family income for Forsyth is $65,658. Real median family income peaked in 2007 at $70,574 and is now $4,916 (6.97%) lower. From a post peak low of $59,259 in 2014, real median family income for Forsyth has now grown by $6,399 (10.80%).

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

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Forsyth County

Date US North Carolina Forsyth County
2017 $73,891 $65,964 $65,658
2016 $72,591 $63,629 $60,783
2015 $70,627 $62,157 $65,330
2014 $68,313 $59,472 $59,259
2013 $67,488 $59,141 $61,933
2012 $66,880 $58,824 $60,725
2011 $67,126 $59,073 $60,128
2010 $68,289 $59,626 $65,309
2009 $69,958 $62,176 $63,402
2008 $72,321 $64,585 $69,327
2007 $72,500 $65,217 $70,574
2006 $71,330 $63,786 $67,996

Forsyth County Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Forsyth County was $30,250 in 2017. Compared to the median North Carolina per capita income, Forsyth County median per capita income is $690 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Forsyth County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Forsyth 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%
Forsyth County $30,250 +1.63% +14.52%

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

The current per capita income for Forsyth is $30,250. Real per capita income peaked in 2005 at $31,502 and is now $1,252 (3.97%) lower. From a post peak low of $26,415 in 2014, real per capita income for Forsyth has now grown by $3,835 (14.52%).

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

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Forsyth County

Date US North Carolina Forsyth County
2017 $32,397 $29,560 $30,250
2016 $31,798 $28,762 $29,766
2015 $31,019 $27,730 $28,574
2014 $29,942 $26,714 $26,415
2013 $29,706 $26,748 $27,998
2012 $29,221 $26,136 $27,666
2011 $29,173 $26,332 $27,293
2010 $29,361 $26,401 $27,911
2009 $30,246 $27,262 $27,535
2008 $31,488 $28,778 $29,736
2007 $31,629 $28,808 $31,071
2006 $30,795 $27,965 $31,014