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Luzerne County Pennsylvania Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Luzerne County Pennsylvania area was $53,972 in 2019, the latest figures available. Luzerne County median household income is $9,491 lower than the median Pennsylvania household income and $11,740 less than the US median household income. 2020 county income data (including Luzerne County median household income) will be released in September of 2021. Median family and per capita income for Luzerne County are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Luzerne County Pennsylvania

2019 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $65,712 +4.21% +7.05%
Pennsylvania $63,463 +2.34% +4.68%
Luzerne County $53,972 -2.61% +8.76%

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

The current median household income for Luzerne is $53,972. Real median household income peaked in 2018 at $55,419 and is now $1,447 (2.61%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Luzerne County

Date US Pennsylvania Luzerne County
2019 $65,712 $63,463 $53,972
2018 $63,059 $62,009 $55,419
2017 $62,927 $61,737 $53,536
2016 $61,383 $60,627 $49,625
2015 $60,187 $60,109 $54,280
2014 $58,001 $57,544 $47,898
2013 $57,437 $57,170 $49,676
2012 $57,307 $57,150 $47,266
2011 $57,531 $57,219 $48,811
2010 $58,809 $57,918 $49,234
2009 $59,988 $59,151 $47,714

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Luzerne County Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Luzerne County was $65,644 in 2019. Compared to the median Pennsylvania family income, Luzerne County median family income is $15,431 lower. As with the median household income data, 2020 family income data for Luzerne County will be released in September of 2021.

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Real Median Family Income for Luzerne County Pennsylvania

2019 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $80,944 +4.06% +6.92%
Pennsylvania $81,075 +2.76% +5.24%
Luzerne County $65,644 -6.14% -2.11%

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

The current median family income for Luzerne is $65,644. Real median family income peaked in 2018 at $69,938 and is now $4,294 (6.14%) lower.

Real Median Family Income: Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Luzerne County

Date US Pennsylvania Luzerne County
2019 $80,944 $81,075 $65,644
2018 $77,786 $78,895 $69,938
2017 $77,064 $79,210 $68,815
2016 $75,707 $77,040 $67,060
2015 $73,660 $75,747 $67,511
2014 $71,246 $73,371 $62,317
2013 $70,386 $73,126 $64,717
2012 $69,752 $72,632 $61,524
2011 $70,009 $72,091 $62,989
2010 $71,221 $72,727 $64,597
2009 $72,962 $74,279 $63,519

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Luzerne County Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Luzerne County was $29,151 in 2019. Compared to the median Pennsylvania per capita income, Luzerne County median per capita income is $6,653 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2020 per capita income data for Luzerne County will be released in September of 2021.

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Real Per Capita Income for Luzerne County Pennsylvania

2019 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $35,672 +3.57% +7.57%
Pennsylvania $35,804 +3.55% +7.47%
Luzerne County $29,151 +0.52% +1.75%

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

At $29,151, the per capita income for Luzerne was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2019.

Real Per Capita Income: Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Luzerne County

Date US Pennsylvania Luzerne County
2019 $35,672 $35,804 $29,151
2018 $34,444 $34,575 $29,000
2017 $33,788 $34,115 $29,144
2016 $33,163 $33,316 $28,651
2015 $32,351 $32,788 $28,014
2014 $31,228 $31,586 $26,740
2013 $30,982 $31,491 $26,884
2012 $30,476 $30,983 $27,188
2011 $30,425 $30,682 $27,108
2010 $30,622 $30,992 $27,234
2009 $31,545 $31,939 $27,509

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