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Harrisburg-Carlisle Pennsylvania Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Harrisburg-Carlisle Pennsylvania metro area was $64,213 in 2018, the latest figures available. Harrisburg median household income is $3,308 higher than the median Pennsylvania household income and $2,276 greater than the US median household income. 2019 metro income data (including Harrisburg median household income) will be released in September of 2020. Median family and per capita income for Harrisburg-Carlisle are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Harrisburg Pennsylvania

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $61,937 +0.21% +4.77%
Pennsylvania $60,905 +0.44% +3.16%
Harrisburg $64,213 -3.66% +4.16%

Trends in Harrisburg, PA Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Harrisburg is $64,213. Real median household income peaked in 2008 at $66,752 and is now $2,539 (3.80%) lower. From a post peak low of $59,982 in 2012, real median household income for Harrisburg has now grown by $4,231 (7.05%).

Real Median Household Income: Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Harrisburg

Date US Pennsylvania Harrisburg
2018 $61,937 $60,905 $64,213
2017 $61,807 $60,638 $66,655
2016 $60,291 $59,548 $64,320
2015 $59,116 $59,038 $61,650
2014 $56,969 $56,520 $61,306
2013 $56,415 $56,152 $60,986
2012 $56,288 $56,133 $59,982
2011 $56,507 $56,201 $61,968
2010 $57,762 $56,887 $62,336
2009 $58,921 $58,098 $62,224
2008 $60,829 $59,290 $66,752
2007 $61,601 $58,973 $64,548

Harrisburg Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Harrisburg was $81,202 in 2018. Compared to the median Pennsylvania family income, Harrisburg median family income is $3,711 higher. As with the median household income data, 2019 family income data for Harrisburg will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Median Family Income for Harrisburg Pennsylvania

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $76,401 +0.94% +5.60%
Pennsylvania $77,491 -0.40% +4.16%
Harrisburg $81,202 -0.96% +7.33%

Trends in Harrisburg, PA Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Harrisburg is $81,202. Real median family income peaked in 2008 at $83,148 and is now $1,946 (2.34%) lower. From a post peak low of $74,828 in 2012, real median family income for Harrisburg has now grown by $6,374 (8.52%).

Real Median Family Income: Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Harrisburg

Date US Pennsylvania Harrisburg
2018 $76,401 $77,491 $81,202
2017 $75,692 $77,800 $81,992
2016 $74,360 $75,669 $79,830
2015 $72,348 $74,398 $75,655
2014 $69,978 $72,066 $76,916
2013 $69,134 $71,824 $76,283
2012 $68,512 $71,341 $74,828
2011 $68,763 $70,808 $76,920
2010 $69,953 $71,432 $76,890
2009 $71,663 $72,957 $78,530
2008 $74,083 $74,025 $83,148
2007 $74,267 $73,844 $80,690

Harrisburg Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Harrisburg was $35,748 in 2018. Compared to the median Pennsylvania per capita income, Harrisburg median per capita income is $1,788 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2019 per capita income data for Harrisburg will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Per Capita Income for Harrisburg Pennsylvania

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $33,831 +1.94% +6.47%
Pennsylvania $33,960 +1.35% +5.45%
Harrisburg $35,748 +5.46% +10.62%

Trends in Harrisburg, PA Real Per Capita Income since 2005

At $35,748, the per capita income for Harrisburg was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2018.

Real Per Capita Income: Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Harrisburg

Date US Pennsylvania Harrisburg
2018 $33,831 $33,960 $35,748
2017 $33,187 $33,508 $33,897
2016 $32,573 $32,723 $34,124
2015 $31,775 $32,204 $32,315
2014 $30,672 $31,024 $32,663
2013 $30,431 $30,930 $32,373
2012 $29,934 $30,432 $31,916
2011 $29,884 $30,136 $32,335
2010 $30,077 $30,440 $32,263
2009 $30,984 $31,371 $32,316
2008 $32,255 $31,894 $33,326
2007 $32,400 $31,842 $33,922