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Winston-Salem North Carolina Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Winston-Salem North Carolina metro area was $49,162 in 2017, the latest figures available. Winston median household income is $3,590 lower than the median North Carolina household income and $11,174 less than the US median household income. 2018 metro income data (including Winston median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Winston-Salem are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Winston North Carolina

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
North Carolina $52,752 +2.09% +9.32%
Winston $49,162 +0.87% +8.63%

Trends in Winston, NC Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Winston is $49,162. Real median household income peaked in 2006 at $54,486 and is now $5,324 (9.77%) lower. From a post peak low of $44,862 in 2013, real median household income for Winston has now grown by $4,300 (9.58%).

Real Median Household Income: Winston, North Carolina, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Winston

Date US North Carolina Winston
2017 $60,336 $52,752 $49,162
2016 $58,856 $51,672 $48,737
2015 $57,709 $49,489 $46,662
2014 $55,613 $48,253 $45,257
2013 $55,072 $48,385 $44,862
2012 $54,948 $48,294 $45,196
2011 $55,162 $47,969 $46,292
2010 $56,388 $48,816 $48,048
2009 $57,519 $50,020 $52,366
2008 $59,382 $53,127 $52,533
2007 $60,135 $52,941 $53,297
2006 $59,051 $51,950 $54,486

Winston Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Winston was $62,046 in 2017. Compared to the median North Carolina family income, Winston median family income is $3,918 lower. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Winston will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Winston North Carolina

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
North Carolina $65,964 +3.67% +10.92%
Winston $62,046 +5.03% +8.79%

Trends in Winston, NC Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Winston is $62,046. Real median family income peaked in 2007 at $67,849 and is now $5,803 (8.55%) lower. From a post peak low of $56,996 in 2012, real median family income for Winston has now grown by $5,050 (8.86%).

Real Median Family Income: Winston, North Carolina, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Winston

Date US North Carolina Winston
2017 $73,891 $65,964 $62,046
2016 $72,591 $63,629 $59,074
2015 $70,627 $62,157 $60,914
2014 $68,313 $59,472 $57,033
2013 $67,488 $59,141 $58,565
2012 $66,880 $58,824 $56,996
2011 $67,126 $59,073 $58,842
2010 $68,289 $59,626 $63,125
2009 $69,958 $62,176 $62,926
2008 $72,321 $64,585 $65,768
2007 $72,500 $65,217 $67,849
2006 $71,330 $63,786 $65,871

Winston Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Winston was $28,360 in 2017. Compared to the median North Carolina per capita income, Winston median per capita income is $1,200 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Winston will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Winston North Carolina

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
North Carolina $29,560 +2.77% +10.65%
Winston $28,360 +3.34% +13.97%

Trends in Winston, NC Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Winston is $28,360. Real per capita income peaked in 2005 at $29,621 and is now $1,261 (4.26%) lower. From a post peak low of $24,883 in 2014, real per capita income for Winston has now grown by $3,477 (13.97%).

Real Per Capita Income: Winston, North Carolina, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Winston

Date US North Carolina Winston
2017 $32,397 $29,560 $28,360
2016 $31,798 $28,762 $27,443
2015 $31,019 $27,730 $27,081
2014 $29,942 $26,714 $24,883
2013 $29,706 $26,748 $26,086
2012 $29,221 $26,136 $26,756
2011 $29,173 $26,332 $26,548
2010 $29,361 $26,401 $27,122
2009 $30,246 $27,262 $26,909
2008 $31,488 $28,778 $28,469
2007 $31,629 $28,808 $29,272
2006 $30,795 $27,965 $29,459