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Wilson County North Carolina Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Wilson County North Carolina area was $45,960 in 2017, the latest figures available. Wilson County median household income is $6,792 lower than the median North Carolina household income and $14,376 less than the US median household income. 2018 county income data (including Wilson County median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Wilson County are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Wilson 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%
Wilson County $45,960 +15.26% +14.37%

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

At $45,960, the median household income for Wilson was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

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

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Wilson County

Date US North Carolina Wilson County
2017 $60,336 $52,752 $45,960
2016 $58,856 $51,672 $39,876
2015 $57,709 $49,489 $42,633
2014 $55,613 $48,253 $40,187
2013 $55,072 $48,385 $43,314
2012 $54,948 $48,294 $39,597
2011 $55,162 $47,969 $39,877
2010 $56,388 $48,816 $39,303
2009 $57,519 $50,020 $45,873
2008 $59,382 $53,127 $43,375
2007 $60,135 $52,941 $43,742
2006 $59,051 $51,950 $45,123

Wilson County Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Wilson County was $57,400 in 2017. Compared to the median North Carolina family income, Wilson County median family income is $8,564 lower. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Wilson County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Wilson 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%
Wilson County $57,400 +5.37% +22.81%

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

At $57,400, the median family income for Wilson was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

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

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Wilson County

Date US North Carolina Wilson County
2017 $73,891 $65,964 $57,400
2016 $72,591 $63,629 $54,476
2015 $70,627 $62,157 $53,139
2014 $68,313 $59,472 $46,739
2013 $67,488 $59,141 $49,704
2012 $66,880 $58,824 $52,150
2011 $67,126 $59,073 $45,256
2010 $68,289 $59,626 $48,510
2009 $69,958 $62,176 $51,980
2008 $72,321 $64,585 $53,503
2007 $72,500 $65,217 $54,616
2006 $71,330 $63,786 $55,745

Wilson County Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Wilson County was $22,952 in 2017. Compared to the median North Carolina per capita income, Wilson County median per capita income is $6,608 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Wilson County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Wilson 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%
Wilson County $22,952 -3.92% +1.97%

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

The current per capita income for Wilson is $22,952. Real per capita income peaked in 2006 at $24,786 and is now $1,834 (7.40%) lower. From a post peak low of $21,067 in 2012, real per capita income for Wilson has now grown by $1,885 (8.95%).

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

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Wilson County

Date US North Carolina Wilson County
2017 $32,397 $29,560 $22,952
2016 $31,798 $28,762 $23,888
2015 $31,019 $27,730 $23,813
2014 $29,942 $26,714 $22,509
2013 $29,706 $26,748 $23,248
2012 $29,221 $26,136 $21,067
2011 $29,173 $26,332 $21,203
2010 $29,361 $26,401 $22,591
2009 $30,246 $27,262 $22,758
2008 $31,488 $28,778 $23,357
2007 $31,629 $28,808 $23,186
2006 $30,795 $27,965 $24,786