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Rocky Mount North Carolina Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Rocky Mount North Carolina metro area was $46,733 in 2018, the latest figures available. Rocky Mount median household income is $7,122 lower than the median North Carolina household income and $15,204 less than the US median household income. 2019 metro income data (including Rocky Mount median household income) will be released in September of 2020. Median family and per capita income for Rocky Mount are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Rocky Mount North Carolina

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $61,937 +0.21% +4.77%
North Carolina $53,855 -0.34% +6.23%
Rocky Mount $46,733 +6.63% +18.13%

Trends in Rocky Mount, NC Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Rocky mount is $46,733. Real median household income peaked in 2007 at $49,821 and is now $3,088 (6.20%) lower. From a post peak low of $39,560 in 2015, real median household income for Rocky mount has now grown by $7,173 (18.13%).

Real Median Household Income: Rocky Mount, North Carolina, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Rocky Mount

Date US North Carolina Rocky Mount
2018 $61,937 $53,855 $46,733
2017 $61,807 $54,038 $43,827
2016 $60,291 $52,932 $40,781
2015 $59,116 $50,695 $39,560
2014 $56,969 $49,430 $42,901
2013 $56,415 $49,565 $39,894
2012 $56,288 $49,471 $40,891
2011 $56,507 $49,138 $44,494
2010 $57,762 $50,006 $43,947
2009 $58,921 $51,240 $42,729
2008 $60,829 $54,422 $45,831
2007 $61,601 $54,231 $49,821

Rocky Mount Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Rocky Mount was $59,420 in 2018. Compared to the median North Carolina family income, Rocky Mount median family income is $8,396 lower. As with the median household income data, 2019 family income data for Rocky Mount will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Median Family Income for Rocky Mount North Carolina

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $76,401 +0.94% +5.60%
North Carolina $67,816 +0.36% +6.51%
Rocky Mount $59,420 +6.75% +11.52%

Trends in Rocky Mount, NC Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Rocky mount is $59,420. Real median family income peaked in 2008 at $60,496 and is now $1,076 (1.78%) lower. From a post peak low of $49,236 in 2009, real median family income for Rocky mount has now grown by $10,184 (20.68%).

Real Median Family Income: Rocky Mount, North Carolina, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Rocky Mount

Date US North Carolina Rocky Mount
2018 $76,401 $67,816 $59,420
2017 $75,692 $67,572 $55,664
2016 $74,360 $65,180 $53,863
2015 $72,348 $63,672 $53,283
2014 $69,978 $60,922 $50,516
2013 $69,134 $60,584 $52,336
2012 $68,512 $60,259 $49,997
2011 $68,763 $60,513 $53,399
2010 $69,953 $61,079 $60,074
2009 $71,663 $63,692 $49,236
2008 $74,083 $66,159 $60,496
2007 $74,267 $66,806 $58,147

Rocky Mount Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Rocky Mount was $27,045 in 2018. Compared to the median North Carolina per capita income, Rocky Mount median per capita income is $3,692 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2019 per capita income data for Rocky Mount will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Per Capita Income for Rocky Mount North Carolina

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $33,831 +1.94% +6.47%
North Carolina $30,737 +1.51% +8.21%
Rocky Mount $27,045 +13.22% +15.73%

Trends in Rocky Mount, NC Real Per Capita Income since 2005

At $27,045, the per capita income for Rocky mount was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2018.

Real Per Capita Income: Rocky Mount, North Carolina, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Rocky Mount

Date US North Carolina Rocky Mount
2018 $33,831 $30,737 $27,045
2017 $33,187 $30,281 $23,888
2016 $32,573 $29,463 $23,644
2015 $31,775 $28,406 $23,370
2014 $30,672 $27,365 $22,385
2013 $30,431 $27,400 $22,299
2012 $29,934 $26,774 $20,931
2011 $29,884 $26,974 $21,962
2010 $30,077 $27,045 $23,663
2009 $30,984 $27,926 $22,362
2008 $32,255 $29,480 $26,495
2007 $32,400 $29,510 $25,842