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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 $51,332 in 2017, the latest figures available. Luzerne County median household income is $7,863 lower than the median Pennsylvania household income and $9,004 less than the US median household income. 2018 county income data (including Luzerne County median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Luzerne County are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Luzerne County Pennsylvania

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Pennsylvania $59,195 +1.83% +7.29%
Luzerne County $51,332 +7.88% +11.77%

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

The current median household income for Luzerne is $51,332. Real median household income peaked in 2015 at $52,045 and is now $713 (1.37%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Luzerne County

Date US Pennsylvania Luzerne County
2017 $60,336 $59,195 $51,332
2016 $58,856 $58,131 $47,582
2015 $57,709 $57,634 $52,045
2014 $55,613 $55,175 $45,926
2013 $55,072 $54,816 $47,631
2012 $54,948 $54,797 $45,320
2011 $55,162 $54,863 $46,801
2010 $56,388 $55,534 $47,207
2009 $57,519 $56,716 $45,749
2008 $59,382 $57,880 $47,730
2007 $60,135 $57,570 $49,544
2006 $59,051 $56,379 $48,369

Luzerne County Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Luzerne County was $65,982 in 2017. Compared to the median Pennsylvania family income, Luzerne County median family income is $9,967 lower. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Luzerne County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Luzerne County Pennsylvania

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Pennsylvania $75,949 +2.82% +7.96%
Luzerne County $65,982 +2.62% +10.43%

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

At $65,982, the median family income for Luzerne was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Median Family Income: Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Luzerne County

Date US Pennsylvania Luzerne County
2017 $73,891 $75,949 $65,982
2016 $72,591 $73,869 $64,300
2015 $70,627 $72,628 $64,732
2014 $68,313 $70,350 $59,752
2013 $67,488 $70,115 $62,052
2012 $66,880 $69,642 $58,991
2011 $67,126 $69,123 $60,395
2010 $68,289 $69,732 $61,938
2009 $69,958 $71,221 $60,904
2008 $72,321 $72,264 $61,804
2007 $72,500 $72,087 $62,012
2006 $71,330 $70,869 $62,033

Luzerne County Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Luzerne County was $27,944 in 2017. Compared to the median Pennsylvania per capita income, Luzerne County median per capita income is $4,767 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Luzerne County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Luzerne County Pennsylvania

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Pennsylvania $32,711 +2.40% +8.01%
Luzerne County $27,944 +1.72% +8.99%

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

At $27,944, the per capita income for Luzerne was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Per Capita Income: Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Luzerne County

Date US Pennsylvania Luzerne County
2017 $32,397 $32,711 $27,944
2016 $31,798 $31,945 $27,472
2015 $31,019 $31,438 $26,860
2014 $29,942 $30,285 $25,639
2013 $29,706 $30,194 $25,777
2012 $29,221 $29,708 $26,069
2011 $29,173 $29,418 $25,992
2010 $29,361 $29,716 $26,113
2009 $30,246 $30,624 $26,376
2008 $31,488 $31,135 $26,532
2007 $31,629 $31,084 $26,427
2006 $30,795 $30,096 $26,016