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Rockingham County North Carolina Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Rockingham County North Carolina area was $48,196 in 2017, the latest figures available. Rockingham County median household income is $4,556 lower than the median North Carolina household income and $12,140 less than the US median household income. 2018 county income data (including Rockingham County median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Rockingham County are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Rockingham 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%
Rockingham County $48,196 +15.12% +19.61%

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

At $48,196, the median household income for Rockingham was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

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

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Rockingham County

Date US North Carolina Rockingham County
2017 $60,336 $52,752 $48,196
2016 $58,856 $51,672 $41,867
2015 $57,709 $49,489 $39,567
2014 $55,613 $48,253 $40,295
2013 $55,072 $48,385 $43,567
2012 $54,948 $48,294 $38,360
2011 $55,162 $47,969 $39,121
2010 $56,388 $48,816 $42,610
2009 $57,519 $50,020 $40,161
2008 $59,382 $53,127 $43,003
2007 $60,135 $52,941 $46,594
2006 $59,051 $51,950 $44,900

Rockingham County Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Rockingham County was $58,089 in 2017. Compared to the median North Carolina family income, Rockingham County median family income is $7,875 lower. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Rockingham County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Rockingham 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%
Rockingham County $58,089 +13.23% +19.13%

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

The current median family income for Rockingham is $58,089. Real median family income peaked in 2007 at $60,934 and is now $2,845 (4.67%) lower. From a post peak low of $46,381 in 2012, real median family income for Rockingham has now grown by $11,708 (25.24%).

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

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Rockingham County

Date US North Carolina Rockingham County
2017 $73,891 $65,964 $58,089
2016 $72,591 $63,629 $51,301
2015 $70,627 $62,157 $54,170
2014 $68,313 $59,472 $48,761
2013 $67,488 $59,141 $53,744
2012 $66,880 $58,824 $46,381
2011 $67,126 $59,073 $48,434
2010 $68,289 $59,626 $54,070
2009 $69,958 $62,176 $50,163
2008 $72,321 $64,585 $49,331
2007 $72,500 $65,217 $60,934
2006 $71,330 $63,786 $54,735

Rockingham County Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Rockingham County was $25,079 in 2017. Compared to the median North Carolina per capita income, Rockingham County median per capita income is $4,481 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Rockingham County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Rockingham 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%
Rockingham County $25,079 +15.16% +16.65%

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

At $25,079, the per capita income for Rockingham was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

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

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Rockingham County

Date US North Carolina Rockingham County
2017 $32,397 $29,560 $25,079
2016 $31,798 $28,762 $21,778
2015 $31,019 $27,730 $21,774
2014 $29,942 $26,714 $21,499
2013 $29,706 $26,748 $22,148
2012 $29,221 $26,136 $20,621
2011 $29,173 $26,332 $20,988
2010 $29,361 $26,401 $22,955
2009 $30,246 $27,262 $22,868
2008 $31,488 $28,778 $22,442
2007 $31,629 $28,808 $22,818
2006 $30,795 $27,965 $23,438