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Lackawanna County Pennsylvania Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Lackawanna County Pennsylvania area was $49,172 in 2017, the latest figures available. Lackawanna County median household income is $10,023 lower than the median Pennsylvania household income and $11,164 less than the US median household income. 2018 county income data (including Lackawanna County median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Lackawanna County are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Lackawanna County Pennsylvania

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Pennsylvania $59,195 +1.83% +7.29%
Lackawanna County $49,172 +1.39% +4.81%

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

The current median household income for Lackawanna is $49,172. Real median household income peaked in 2009 at $50,944 and is now $1,772 (3.48%) lower. From a post peak low of $46,051 in 2012, real median household income for Lackawanna has now grown by $3,121 (6.78%).

Real Median Household Income: Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Lackawanna County

Date US Pennsylvania Lackawanna County
2017 $60,336 $59,195 $49,172
2016 $58,856 $58,131 $48,496
2015 $57,709 $57,634 $50,201
2014 $55,613 $55,175 $46,915
2013 $55,072 $54,816 $47,741
2012 $54,948 $54,797 $46,051
2011 $55,162 $54,863 $48,371
2010 $56,388 $55,534 $47,530
2009 $57,519 $56,716 $50,944
2008 $59,382 $57,880 $47,763
2007 $60,135 $57,570 $49,300
2006 $59,051 $56,379 $47,428

Lackawanna County Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Lackawanna County was $69,865 in 2017. Compared to the median Pennsylvania family income, Lackawanna County median family income is $6,084 lower. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Lackawanna County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Lackawanna County Pennsylvania

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Pennsylvania $75,949 +2.82% +7.96%
Lackawanna County $69,865 +8.62% +18.62%

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

At $69,865, the median family income for Lackawanna was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Median Family Income: Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Lackawanna County

Date US Pennsylvania Lackawanna County
2017 $73,891 $75,949 $69,865
2016 $72,591 $73,869 $64,318
2015 $70,627 $72,628 $66,731
2014 $68,313 $70,350 $58,896
2013 $67,488 $70,115 $61,276
2012 $66,880 $69,642 $61,603
2011 $67,126 $69,123 $61,703
2010 $68,289 $69,732 $63,710
2009 $69,958 $71,221 $63,442
2008 $72,321 $72,264 $63,196
2007 $72,500 $72,087 $65,980
2006 $71,330 $70,869 $65,776

Lackawanna County Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Lackawanna County was $28,397 in 2017. Compared to the median Pennsylvania per capita income, Lackawanna County median per capita income is $4,314 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Lackawanna County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Lackawanna County Pennsylvania

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Pennsylvania $32,711 +2.40% +8.01%
Lackawanna County $28,397 +2.48% +11.61%

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

At $28,397, the per capita income for Lackawanna was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Per Capita Income: Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Lackawanna County

Date US Pennsylvania Lackawanna County
2017 $32,397 $32,711 $28,397
2016 $31,798 $31,945 $27,710
2015 $31,019 $31,438 $28,116
2014 $29,942 $30,285 $25,442
2013 $29,706 $30,194 $25,962
2012 $29,221 $29,708 $25,991
2011 $29,173 $29,418 $26,852
2010 $29,361 $29,716 $26,967
2009 $30,246 $30,624 $28,289
2008 $31,488 $31,135 $27,466
2007 $31,629 $31,084 $27,075
2006 $30,795 $30,096 $26,100