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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 $42,784 in 2017, the latest figures available. Rocky Mount median household income is $9,968 lower than the median North Carolina household income and $17,552 less than the US median household income. 2018 metro income data (including Rocky Mount median household income) will be released in September of 2019. 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

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
North Carolina $52,752 +2.09% +9.32%
Rocky Mount $42,784 +7.47% +2.16%

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

The current median household income for Rocky mount is $42,784. Real median household income peaked in 2007 at $48,635 and is now $5,851 (12.03%) lower. From a post peak low of $38,618 in 2015, real median household income for Rocky mount has now grown by $4,166 (10.79%).

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

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Rocky Mount

Date US North Carolina Rocky Mount
2017 $60,336 $52,752 $42,784
2016 $58,856 $51,672 $39,810
2015 $57,709 $49,489 $38,618
2014 $55,613 $48,253 $41,880
2013 $55,072 $48,385 $38,944
2012 $54,948 $48,294 $39,917
2011 $55,162 $47,969 $43,435
2010 $56,388 $48,816 $42,902
2009 $57,519 $50,020 $41,712
2008 $59,382 $53,127 $44,741
2007 $60,135 $52,941 $48,635
2006 $59,051 $51,950 $43,794

Rocky Mount Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Rocky Mount was $54,339 in 2017. Compared to the median North Carolina family income, Rocky Mount median family income is $11,625 lower. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Rocky Mount will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Rocky Mount North Carolina

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
North Carolina $65,964 +3.67% +10.92%
Rocky Mount $54,339 +3.34% +10.19%

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

The current median family income for Rocky mount is $54,339. Real median family income peaked in 2008 at $59,057 and is now $4,718 (7.99%) lower. From a post peak low of $48,064 in 2009, real median family income for Rocky mount has now grown by $6,275 (13.06%).

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

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Rocky Mount

Date US North Carolina Rocky Mount
2017 $73,891 $65,964 $54,339
2016 $72,591 $63,629 $52,581
2015 $70,627 $62,157 $52,015
2014 $68,313 $59,472 $49,313
2013 $67,488 $59,141 $51,090
2012 $66,880 $58,824 $48,807
2011 $67,126 $59,073 $52,128
2010 $68,289 $59,626 $58,644
2009 $69,958 $62,176 $48,064
2008 $72,321 $64,585 $59,057
2007 $72,500 $65,217 $56,763
2006 $71,330 $63,786 $53,853

Rocky Mount Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Rocky Mount was $23,320 in 2017. Compared to the median North Carolina per capita income, Rocky Mount median per capita income is $6,240 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Rocky Mount will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Rocky Mount North Carolina

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
North Carolina $29,560 +2.77% +10.65%
Rocky Mount $23,320 +1.04% +6.71%

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

The current per capita income for Rocky mount is $23,320. Real per capita income peaked in 2008 at $25,865 and is now $2,545 (9.84%) lower. From a post peak low of $20,433 in 2012, real per capita income for Rocky mount has now grown by $2,887 (14.13%).

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

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Rocky Mount

Date US North Carolina Rocky Mount
2017 $32,397 $29,560 $23,320
2016 $31,798 $28,762 $23,081
2015 $31,019 $27,730 $22,814
2014 $29,942 $26,714 $21,853
2013 $29,706 $26,748 $21,768
2012 $29,221 $26,136 $20,433
2011 $29,173 $26,332 $21,439
2010 $29,361 $26,401 $23,100
2009 $30,246 $27,262 $21,830
2008 $31,488 $28,778 $25,865
2007 $31,629 $28,808 $25,227
2006 $30,795 $27,965 $23,357