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Berks County Pennsylvania Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Berks County Pennsylvania area was $67,708 in 2019, the latest figures available. Berks County median household income is $4,245 higher than the median Pennsylvania household income and $1,996 greater than the US median household income. 2020 county income data (including Berks County median household income) will be released in September of 2021. Median family and per capita income for Berks County are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Berks County Pennsylvania

2019 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $65,712 +4.21% +7.05%
Pennsylvania $63,463 +2.34% +4.68%
Berks County $67,708 +6.30% +7.20%

Trends in Berks County, PA Real Median Household Income since 2005

At $67,708, the median household income for Berks was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2019.

Real Median Household Income: Berks County, Pennsylvania, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Berks County

Date US Pennsylvania Berks County
2019 $65,712 $63,463 $67,708
2018 $63,059 $62,009 $63,698
2017 $62,927 $61,737 $63,680
2016 $61,383 $60,627 $63,161
2015 $60,187 $60,109 $60,562
2014 $58,001 $57,544 $60,597
2013 $57,437 $57,170 $61,606
2012 $57,307 $57,150 $58,033
2011 $57,531 $57,219 $59,588
2010 $58,809 $57,918 $60,822
2009 $59,988 $59,151 $63,887

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Berks County Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Berks County was $81,575 in 2019. Compared to the median Pennsylvania family income, Berks County median family income is $500 higher. As with the median household income data, 2020 family income data for Berks County will be released in September of 2021.

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Real Median Family Income for Berks County Pennsylvania

2019 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $80,944 +4.06% +6.92%
Pennsylvania $81,075 +2.76% +5.24%
Berks County $81,575 +1.91% +6.65%

Trends in Berks County, PA Real Median Family Income since 2005

At $81,575, the median family income for Berks was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2019.

Real Median Family Income: Berks County, Pennsylvania, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Berks County

Date US Pennsylvania Berks County
2019 $80,944 $81,075 $81,575
2018 $77,786 $78,895 $80,045
2017 $77,064 $79,210 $77,206
2016 $75,707 $77,040 $76,488
2015 $73,660 $75,747 $73,630
2014 $71,246 $73,371 $72,180
2013 $70,386 $73,126 $76,021
2012 $69,752 $72,632 $71,690
2011 $70,009 $72,091 $73,305
2010 $71,221 $72,727 $73,435
2009 $72,962 $74,279 $75,861

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Berks County Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Berks County was $32,252 in 2019. Compared to the median Pennsylvania per capita income, Berks County median per capita income is $3,552 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2020 per capita income data for Berks County will be released in September of 2021.

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Real Per Capita Income for Berks County Pennsylvania

2019 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $35,672 +3.57% +7.57%
Pennsylvania $35,804 +3.55% +7.47%
Berks County $32,252 +0.59% +3.25%

Trends in Berks County, PA Real Per Capita Income since 2005

At $32,252, the per capita income for Berks was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2019.

Real Per Capita Income: Berks County, Pennsylvania, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Berks County

Date US Pennsylvania Berks County
2019 $35,672 $35,804 $32,252
2018 $34,444 $34,575 $32,064
2017 $33,788 $34,115 $31,373
2016 $33,163 $33,316 $31,238
2015 $32,351 $32,788 $30,232
2014 $31,228 $31,586 $28,270
2013 $30,982 $31,491 $29,997
2012 $30,476 $30,983 $29,019
2011 $30,425 $30,682 $29,290
2010 $30,622 $30,992 $29,829
2009 $31,545 $31,939 $29,457

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