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Delaware County Pennsylvania Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Delaware County Pennsylvania area was $73,854 in 2017, the latest figures available. Delaware County median household income is $14,659 higher than the median Pennsylvania household income and $13,518 greater than the US median household income. 2018 county income data (including Delaware County median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Delaware County are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Delaware County Pennsylvania

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Pennsylvania $59,195 +1.83% +7.29%
Delaware County $73,854 +6.40% +13.12%

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

The current median household income for Delaware is $73,854. Real median household income peaked in 2008 at $74,215 and is now $361 (0.49%) lower. From a post peak low of $65,289 in 2014, real median household income for Delaware has now grown by $8,565 (13.12%).

Real Median Household Income: Delaware County, Pennsylvania, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Delaware County

Date US Pennsylvania Delaware County
2017 $60,336 $59,195 $73,854
2016 $58,856 $58,131 $69,412
2015 $57,709 $57,634 $69,928
2014 $55,613 $55,175 $65,289
2013 $55,072 $54,816 $68,323
2012 $54,948 $54,797 $65,317
2011 $55,162 $54,863 $65,648
2010 $56,388 $55,534 $66,617
2009 $57,519 $56,716 $71,450
2008 $59,382 $57,880 $74,215
2007 $60,135 $57,570 $71,384
2006 $59,051 $56,379 $67,039

Delaware County Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Delaware County was $96,395 in 2017. Compared to the median Pennsylvania family income, Delaware County median family income is $20,446 higher. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Delaware County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Delaware County Pennsylvania

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Pennsylvania $75,949 +2.82% +7.96%
Delaware County $96,395 +7.30% +18.29%

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

At $96,395, the median family income for Delaware was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Median Family Income: Delaware County, Pennsylvania, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Delaware County

Date US Pennsylvania Delaware County
2017 $73,891 $75,949 $96,395
2016 $72,591 $73,869 $89,834
2015 $70,627 $72,628 $88,888
2014 $68,313 $70,350 $81,491
2013 $67,488 $70,115 $87,045
2012 $66,880 $69,642 $84,602
2011 $67,126 $69,123 $83,814
2010 $68,289 $69,732 $83,752
2009 $69,958 $71,221 $87,939
2008 $72,321 $72,264 $94,014
2007 $72,500 $72,087 $88,526
2006 $71,330 $70,869 $86,313

Delaware County Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Delaware County was $39,516 in 2017. Compared to the median Pennsylvania per capita income, Delaware County median per capita income is $6,805 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Delaware County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Delaware County Pennsylvania

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Pennsylvania $32,711 +2.40% +8.01%
Delaware County $39,516 +6.47% +13.80%

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

At $39,516, the per capita income for Delaware was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Per Capita Income: Delaware County, Pennsylvania, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Delaware County

Date US Pennsylvania Delaware County
2017 $32,397 $32,711 $39,516
2016 $31,798 $31,945 $37,115
2015 $31,019 $31,438 $36,512
2014 $29,942 $30,285 $34,723
2013 $29,706 $30,194 $35,395
2012 $29,221 $29,708 $34,214
2011 $29,173 $29,418 $34,756
2010 $29,361 $29,716 $34,063
2009 $30,246 $30,624 $36,065
2008 $31,488 $31,135 $38,062
2007 $31,629 $31,084 $36,310
2006 $30,795 $30,096 $34,967