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Carbon County Pennsylvania Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Carbon County Pennsylvania area was $49,647 in 2017, the latest figures available. Carbon County median household income is $9,548 lower than the median Pennsylvania household income and $10,689 less than the US median household income. 2018 county income data (including Carbon County median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Carbon County are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Carbon County Pennsylvania

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Pennsylvania $59,195 +1.83% +7.29%
Carbon County $49,647 -5.95% -4.24%

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

The current median household income for Carbon is $49,647. Real median household income peaked in 2015 at $59,377 and is now $9,730 (16.39%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Carbon County, Pennsylvania, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Carbon County

Date US Pennsylvania Carbon County
2017 $60,336 $59,195 $49,647
2016 $58,856 $58,131 $52,788
2015 $57,709 $57,634 $59,377
2014 $55,613 $55,175 $51,847
2013 $55,072 $54,816 $46,394
2012 $54,948 $54,797 $54,275
2011 $55,162 $54,863 $48,212
2010 $56,388 $55,534 $56,710
2009 $57,519 $56,716
2008 $59,382 $57,880
2007 $60,135 $57,570
2006 $59,051 $56,379

Carbon County Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Carbon County was $62,358 in 2017. Compared to the median Pennsylvania family income, Carbon County median family income is $13,591 lower. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Carbon County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Carbon County Pennsylvania

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Pennsylvania $75,949 +2.82% +7.96%
Carbon County $62,358 -8.24% +6.96%

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

The current median family income for Carbon is $62,358. Real median family income peaked in 2015 at $69,934 and is now $7,576 (10.83%) lower.

Real Median Family Income: Carbon County, Pennsylvania, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Carbon County

Date US Pennsylvania Carbon County
2017 $73,891 $75,949 $62,358
2016 $72,591 $73,869 $67,956
2015 $70,627 $72,628 $69,934
2014 $68,313 $70,350 $58,298
2013 $67,488 $70,115 $52,877
2012 $66,880 $69,642 $60,582
2011 $67,126 $69,123 $59,339
2010 $68,289 $69,732 $63,867
2009 $69,958 $71,221
2008 $72,321 $72,264
2007 $72,500 $72,087
2006 $71,330 $70,869

Carbon County Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Carbon County was $25,104 in 2017. Compared to the median Pennsylvania per capita income, Carbon County median per capita income is $7,607 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Carbon County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Carbon County Pennsylvania

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Pennsylvania $32,711 +2.40% +8.01%
Carbon County $25,104 -6.58% +0.93%

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

The current per capita income for Carbon is $25,104. Real per capita income peaked in 2012 at $27,645 and is now $2,541 (9.19%) lower. From a post peak low of $24,331 in 2013, real per capita income for Carbon has now grown by $773 (3.18%).

Real Per Capita Income: Carbon County, Pennsylvania, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Carbon County

Date US Pennsylvania Carbon County
2017 $32,397 $32,711 $25,104
2016 $31,798 $31,945 $26,872
2015 $31,019 $31,438 $26,961
2014 $29,942 $30,285 $24,873
2013 $29,706 $30,194 $24,331
2012 $29,221 $29,708 $27,645
2011 $29,173 $29,418 $26,138
2010 $29,361 $29,716 $25,507
2009 $30,246 $30,624
2008 $31,488 $31,135
2007 $31,629 $31,084
2006 $30,795 $30,096