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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 $65,069 in 2017, the latest figures available. Harrisburg median household income is $5,874 higher than the median Pennsylvania household income and $4,733 greater than the US median household income. 2018 metro income data (including Harrisburg median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Harrisburg-Carlisle are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Harrisburg Pennsylvania

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Pennsylvania $59,195 +1.83% +7.29%
Harrisburg $65,069 +3.63% +8.73%

Trends in Harrisburg, PA Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Harrisburg is $65,069. Real median household income peaked in 2008 at $65,164 and is now $95 (0.15%) lower. From a post peak low of $58,553 in 2012, real median household income for Harrisburg has now grown by $6,516 (11.13%).

Real Median Household Income: Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Harrisburg

Date US Pennsylvania Harrisburg
2017 $60,336 $59,195 $65,069
2016 $58,856 $58,131 $62,789
2015 $57,709 $57,634 $60,183
2014 $55,613 $55,175 $59,847
2013 $55,072 $54,816 $59,534
2012 $54,948 $54,797 $58,553
2011 $55,162 $54,863 $60,493
2010 $56,388 $55,534 $60,853
2009 $57,519 $56,716 $60,743
2008 $59,382 $57,880 $65,164
2007 $60,135 $57,570 $63,012
2006 $59,051 $56,379 $62,571

Harrisburg Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Harrisburg was $80,041 in 2017. Compared to the median Pennsylvania family income, Harrisburg median family income is $4,092 higher. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Harrisburg will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Harrisburg Pennsylvania

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Pennsylvania $75,949 +2.82% +7.96%
Harrisburg $80,041 +2.71% +6.60%

Trends in Harrisburg, PA Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Harrisburg is $80,041. Real median family income peaked in 2008 at $81,170 and is now $1,129 (1.39%) lower. From a post peak low of $73,047 in 2012, real median family income for Harrisburg has now grown by $6,994 (9.57%).

Real Median Family Income: Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Harrisburg

Date US Pennsylvania Harrisburg
2017 $73,891 $75,949 $80,041
2016 $72,591 $73,869 $77,930
2015 $70,627 $72,628 $73,855
2014 $68,313 $70,350 $75,085
2013 $67,488 $70,115 $74,467
2012 $66,880 $69,642 $73,047
2011 $67,126 $69,123 $75,089
2010 $68,289 $69,732 $75,061
2009 $69,958 $71,221 $76,661
2008 $72,321 $72,264 $81,170
2007 $72,500 $72,087 $78,770
2006 $71,330 $70,869 $78,820

Harrisburg Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Harrisburg was $33,090 in 2017. Compared to the median Pennsylvania per capita income, Harrisburg median per capita income is $379 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Harrisburg will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Harrisburg Pennsylvania

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Pennsylvania $32,711 +2.40% +8.01%
Harrisburg $33,090 -0.67% +3.78%

Trends in Harrisburg, PA Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Harrisburg is $33,090. Real per capita income peaked in 2016 at $33,313 and is now $223 (0.67%) lower.

Real Per Capita Income: Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Harrisburg

Date US Pennsylvania Harrisburg
2017 $32,397 $32,711 $33,090
2016 $31,798 $31,945 $33,313
2015 $31,019 $31,438 $31,546
2014 $29,942 $30,285 $31,885
2013 $29,706 $30,194 $31,602
2012 $29,221 $29,708 $31,156
2011 $29,173 $29,418 $31,566
2010 $29,361 $29,716 $31,495
2009 $30,246 $30,624 $31,546
2008 $31,488 $31,135 $32,533
2007 $31,629 $31,084 $33,114
2006 $30,795 $30,096 $32,007