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Rowan County North Carolina Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Rowan County North Carolina area was $47,396 in 2017, the latest figures available. Rowan County median household income is $5,356 lower than the median North Carolina household income and $12,940 less than the US median household income. 2018 county income data (including Rowan County median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Rowan County are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Rowan 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%
Rowan County $47,396 -4.10% -0.54%

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

The current median household income for Rowan is $47,396. Real median household income peaked in 2007 at $55,317 and is now $7,921 (14.32%) lower. From a post peak low of $42,094 in 2010, real median household income for Rowan has now grown by $5,302 (12.60%).

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

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Rowan County

Date US North Carolina Rowan County
2017 $60,336 $52,752 $47,396
2016 $58,856 $51,672 $49,420
2015 $57,709 $49,489 $46,892
2014 $55,613 $48,253 $47,654
2013 $55,072 $48,385 $43,377
2012 $54,948 $48,294 $42,880
2011 $55,162 $47,969 $43,700
2010 $56,388 $48,816 $42,094
2009 $57,519 $50,020 $49,910
2008 $59,382 $53,127 $48,552
2007 $60,135 $52,941 $55,317
2006 $59,051 $51,950 $52,240

Rowan County Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Rowan County was $60,686 in 2017. Compared to the median North Carolina family income, Rowan County median family income is $5,278 lower. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Rowan County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Rowan 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%
Rowan County $60,686 +5.72% +7.37%

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

The current median family income for Rowan is $60,686. Real median family income peaked in 2007 at $65,481 and is now $4,795 (7.32%) lower. From a post peak low of $49,273 in 2012, real median family income for Rowan has now grown by $11,413 (23.16%).

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

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Rowan County

Date US North Carolina Rowan County
2017 $73,891 $65,964 $60,686
2016 $72,591 $63,629 $57,405
2015 $70,627 $62,157 $54,901
2014 $68,313 $59,472 $56,519
2013 $67,488 $59,141 $54,094
2012 $66,880 $58,824 $49,273
2011 $67,126 $59,073 $50,967
2010 $68,289 $59,626 $51,884
2009 $69,958 $62,176 $59,690
2008 $72,321 $64,585 $58,780
2007 $72,500 $65,217 $65,481
2006 $71,330 $63,786 $63,951

Rowan County Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Rowan County was $24,396 in 2017. Compared to the median North Carolina per capita income, Rowan County median per capita income is $5,164 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Rowan County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Rowan 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%
Rowan County $24,396 +0.07% +1.94%

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

The current per capita income for Rowan is $24,396. Real per capita income peaked in 2007 at $26,709 and is now $2,313 (8.66%) lower. From a post peak low of $20,606 in 2012, real per capita income for Rowan has now grown by $3,790 (18.39%).

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

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Rowan County

Date US North Carolina Rowan County
2017 $32,397 $29,560 $24,396
2016 $31,798 $28,762 $24,379
2015 $31,019 $27,730 $23,190
2014 $29,942 $26,714 $23,932
2013 $29,706 $26,748 $21,064
2012 $29,221 $26,136 $20,606
2011 $29,173 $26,332 $22,051
2010 $29,361 $26,401 $21,831
2009 $30,246 $27,262 $23,907
2008 $31,488 $28,778 $24,298
2007 $31,629 $28,808 $26,709
2006 $30,795 $27,965 $24,684