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Dauphin County Pennsylvania Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Dauphin County Pennsylvania area was $61,622 in 2017, the latest figures available. Dauphin County median household income is $2,427 higher than the median Pennsylvania household income and $1,286 greater than the US median household income. 2018 county income data (including Dauphin County median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Dauphin County are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Dauphin County Pennsylvania

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Pennsylvania $59,195 +1.83% +7.29%
Dauphin County $61,622 -0.01% +12.23%

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

The current median household income for Dauphin is $61,622. Real median household income peaked in 2005 at $61,895 and is now $273 (0.44%) lower. From a post peak low of $54,906 in 2014, real median household income for Dauphin has now grown by $6,716 (12.23%).

Real Median Household Income: Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Dauphin County

Date US Pennsylvania Dauphin County
2017 $60,336 $59,195 $61,622
2016 $58,856 $58,131 $61,629
2015 $57,709 $57,634 $56,113
2014 $55,613 $55,175 $54,906
2013 $55,072 $54,816 $56,722
2012 $54,948 $54,797 $55,864
2011 $55,162 $54,863 $56,658
2010 $56,388 $55,534 $58,789
2009 $57,519 $56,716 $55,825
2008 $59,382 $57,880 $59,897
2007 $60,135 $57,570 $59,328
2006 $59,051 $56,379 $59,833

Dauphin County Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Dauphin County was $77,541 in 2017. Compared to the median Pennsylvania family income, Dauphin County median family income is $1,592 higher. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Dauphin County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Dauphin County Pennsylvania

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Pennsylvania $75,949 +2.82% +7.96%
Dauphin County $77,541 +4.07% +10.57%

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

At $77,541, the median family income for Dauphin was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Median Family Income: Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Dauphin County

Date US Pennsylvania Dauphin County
2017 $73,891 $75,949 $77,541
2016 $72,591 $73,869 $74,509
2015 $70,627 $72,628 $68,120
2014 $68,313 $70,350 $70,127
2013 $67,488 $70,115 $71,314
2012 $66,880 $69,642 $70,812
2011 $67,126 $69,123 $74,015
2010 $68,289 $69,732 $70,419
2009 $69,958 $71,221 $70,925
2008 $72,321 $72,264 $77,481
2007 $72,500 $72,087 $74,098
2006 $71,330 $70,869 $75,548

Dauphin County Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Dauphin County was $31,499 in 2017. Compared to the median Pennsylvania per capita income, Dauphin County median per capita income is $1,212 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Dauphin County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Dauphin County Pennsylvania

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Pennsylvania $32,711 +2.40% +8.01%
Dauphin County $31,499 -4.07% -0.33%

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

The current per capita income for Dauphin is $31,499. Real per capita income peaked in 2016 at $32,834 and is now $1,335 (4.07%) lower.

Real Per Capita Income: Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Dauphin County

Date US Pennsylvania Dauphin County
2017 $32,397 $32,711 $31,499
2016 $31,798 $31,945 $32,834
2015 $31,019 $31,438 $29,429
2014 $29,942 $30,285 $31,603
2013 $29,706 $30,194 $30,741
2012 $29,221 $29,708 $29,838
2011 $29,173 $29,418 $31,084
2010 $29,361 $29,716 $30,480
2009 $30,246 $30,624 $30,487
2008 $31,488 $31,135 $32,390
2007 $31,629 $31,084 $32,524
2006 $30,795 $30,096 $30,773