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Pennsylvania Household Income

According to the Census ACS 1-year survey, the median household income for Pennsylvania was $63,463 in 2019, the latest figures available. Compared to the median US household income, Pennsylvania median household income is $2,249 lower. 2020 Census ACS data (including 2020 Pennsylvania household income numbers) will be released in September of 2021. Pennsylvania median family income and per capita income for Pennsylvania are shown further down.

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Real Median Household Income in Pennsylvania

2019 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $65,712 +4.21% +7.05%
Pennsylvania $63,463 +2.34% +4.68%

Pennsylvania Real Median Household Income Trends since 2005

At $63,463, the median household income for Pennsylvania was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2019.

Real Median Household Income: Pennsylvania, National

Historical Real Median Household Income for Pennsylvania

Date US Pennsylvania
2019 $65,712 $63,463
2018 $63,059 $62,009
2017 $62,927 $61,737
2016 $61,383 $60,627
2015 $60,187 $60,109
2014 $58,001 $57,544
2013 $57,437 $57,170
2012 $57,307 $57,150
2011 $57,531 $57,219
2010 $58,809 $57,918
2009 $59,988 $59,151

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Pennsylvania Family Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows that the median family income for Pennsylvania was $81,075 in 2019. Compared to the median US family income, Pennsylvania median family income is $131 higher. Like the median household income numbers, 2020 family income data will be released in September of 2021.

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Real Median Family Income in Pennsylvania

2019 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $80,944 +4.06% +6.92%
Pennsylvania $81,075 +2.76% +5.24%

Pennsylvania Real Median Family Income Trends since 2005

At $81,075, the median family income for Pennsylvania was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2019.

Real Median Family Income: Pennsylvania, National

Historical Real Median Family Income for Pennsylvania

Date US Pennsylvania
2019 $80,944 $81,075
2018 $77,786 $78,895
2017 $77,064 $79,210
2016 $75,707 $77,040
2015 $73,660 $75,747
2014 $71,246 $73,371
2013 $70,386 $73,126
2012 $69,752 $72,632
2011 $70,009 $72,091
2010 $71,221 $72,727
2009 $72,962 $74,279

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Pennsylvania Per Capita Income

The ACS survey shows the median per capita income for Pennsylvania was $35,804 in 2019. Compared to the US per capita income, Pennsylvania per capita income is $132 higher. Per capita income numbers for 2020 will be released in September of 2021.

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Real Per Capita Income in Pennsylvania

2019 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $35,672 +3.57% +7.57%
Pennsylvania $35,804 +3.55% +7.47%

Pennsylvania Real Per Capita Income Trends since 2005

At $35,804, the per capita income for Pennsylvania was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2019.

Real Per Capita Income: Pennsylvania, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Pennsylvania

Date US Pennsylvania
2019 $35,672 $35,804
2018 $34,444 $34,575
2017 $33,788 $34,115
2016 $33,163 $33,316
2015 $32,351 $32,788
2014 $31,228 $31,586
2013 $30,982 $31,491
2012 $30,476 $30,983
2011 $30,425 $30,682
2010 $30,622 $30,992
2009 $31,545 $31,939

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