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Lincoln County North Carolina Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Lincoln County North Carolina area was $54,361 in 2017, the latest figures available. Lincoln County median household income is $1,609 higher than the median North Carolina household income and $5,975 less than the US median household income. 2018 county income data (including Lincoln County median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Lincoln County are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Lincoln 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%
Lincoln County $54,361 +7.61% +8.97%

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

The current median household income for Lincoln is $54,361. Real median household income peaked in 2007 at $58,182 and is now $3,821 (6.57%) lower.

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

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Lincoln County

Date US North Carolina Lincoln County
2017 $60,336 $52,752 $54,361
2016 $58,856 $51,672 $50,517
2015 $57,709 $49,489 $48,510
2014 $55,613 $48,253 $49,886
2013 $55,072 $48,385 $51,730
2012 $54,948 $48,294 $49,308
2011 $55,162 $47,969 $56,959
2010 $56,388 $48,816 $47,836
2009 $57,519 $50,020 $54,107
2008 $59,382 $53,127 $56,243
2007 $60,135 $52,941 $58,182
2006 $59,051 $51,950 $46,841

Lincoln County Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Lincoln County was $61,690 in 2017. Compared to the median North Carolina family income, Lincoln County median family income is $4,274 lower. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Lincoln County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Lincoln 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%
Lincoln County $61,690 +0.27% +14.61%

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

The current median family income for Lincoln is $61,690. Real median family income peaked in 2011 at $68,095 and is now $6,405 (9.41%) lower. From a post peak low of $53,825 in 2014, real median family income for Lincoln has now grown by $7,865 (14.61%).

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

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Lincoln County

Date US North Carolina Lincoln County
2017 $73,891 $65,964 $61,690
2016 $72,591 $63,629 $61,526
2015 $70,627 $62,157 $63,317
2014 $68,313 $59,472 $53,825
2013 $67,488 $59,141 $65,298
2012 $66,880 $58,824 $57,616
2011 $67,126 $59,073 $68,095
2010 $68,289 $59,626 $54,418
2009 $69,958 $62,176 $62,793
2008 $72,321 $64,585 $65,287
2007 $72,500 $65,217 $66,889
2006 $71,330 $63,786 $53,862

Lincoln County Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Lincoln County was $27,657 in 2017. Compared to the median North Carolina per capita income, Lincoln County median per capita income is $1,903 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Lincoln County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Lincoln 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%
Lincoln County $27,657 +0.86% +9.69%

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

The current per capita income for Lincoln is $27,657. Real per capita income peaked in 2011 at $29,453 and is now $1,796 (6.10%) lower.

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

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Lincoln County

Date US North Carolina Lincoln County
2017 $32,397 $29,560 $27,657
2016 $31,798 $28,762 $27,421
2015 $31,019 $27,730 $28,213
2014 $29,942 $26,714 $25,213
2013 $29,706 $26,748 $27,504
2012 $29,221 $26,136 $26,245
2011 $29,173 $26,332 $29,453
2010 $29,361 $26,401 $24,631
2009 $30,246 $27,262 $25,751
2008 $31,488 $28,778 $27,412
2007 $31,629 $28,808 $27,298
2006 $30,795 $27,965 $23,438