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Mercer County Pennsylvania Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Mercer County Pennsylvania area was $54,543 in 2019, the latest figures available. Mercer County median household income is $8,920 lower than the median Pennsylvania household income and $11,169 less than the US median household income. 2020 county income data (including Mercer County median household income) will be released in September of 2021. Median family and per capita income for Mercer County are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Mercer County Pennsylvania

2019 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $65,712 +4.21% +7.05%
Pennsylvania $63,463 +2.34% +4.68%
Mercer County $54,543 +9.67% +2.62%

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

At $54,543, the median household income for Mercer was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2019.

Real Median Household Income: Mercer County, Pennsylvania, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Mercer County

Date US Pennsylvania Mercer County
2019 $65,712 $63,463 $54,543
2018 $63,059 $62,009 $49,732
2017 $62,927 $61,737 $48,794
2016 $61,383 $60,627 $53,151
2015 $60,187 $60,109 $50,773
2014 $58,001 $57,544 $47,102
2013 $57,437 $57,170 $48,612
2012 $57,307 $57,150 $46,966
2011 $57,531 $57,219 $47,445
2010 $58,809 $57,918 $47,472
2009 $59,988 $59,151 $51,900

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Mercer County Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Mercer County was $70,402 in 2019. Compared to the median Pennsylvania family income, Mercer County median family income is $10,673 lower. As with the median household income data, 2020 family income data for Mercer County will be released in September of 2021.

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Real Median Family Income for Mercer County Pennsylvania

2019 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $80,944 +4.06% +6.92%
Pennsylvania $81,075 +2.76% +5.24%
Mercer County $70,402 +8.49% +7.68%

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

At $70,402, the median family income for Mercer was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2019.

Real Median Family Income: Mercer County, Pennsylvania, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Mercer County

Date US Pennsylvania Mercer County
2019 $80,944 $81,075 $70,402
2018 $77,786 $78,895 $64,890
2017 $77,064 $79,210 $65,544
2016 $75,707 $77,040 $65,383
2015 $73,660 $75,747 $66,234
2014 $71,246 $73,371 $62,394
2013 $70,386 $73,126 $63,153
2012 $69,752 $72,632 $57,945
2011 $70,009 $72,091 $58,436
2010 $71,221 $72,727 $60,957
2009 $72,962 $74,279 $65,354

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Mercer County Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Mercer County was $28,743 in 2019. Compared to the median Pennsylvania per capita income, Mercer County median per capita income is $7,061 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2020 per capita income data for Mercer County will be released in September of 2021.

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Real Per Capita Income for Mercer County Pennsylvania

2019 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $35,672 +3.57% +7.57%
Pennsylvania $35,804 +3.55% +7.47%
Mercer County $28,743 +3.57% +1.86%

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

At $28,743, the per capita income for Mercer was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2019.

Real Per Capita Income: Mercer County, Pennsylvania, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Mercer County

Date US Pennsylvania Mercer County
2019 $35,672 $35,804 $28,743
2018 $34,444 $34,575 $27,753
2017 $33,788 $34,115 $27,269
2016 $33,163 $33,316 $28,217
2015 $32,351 $32,788 $26,167
2014 $31,228 $31,586 $24,834
2013 $30,982 $31,491 $25,319
2012 $30,476 $30,983 $24,615
2011 $30,425 $30,682 $25,402
2010 $30,622 $30,992 $24,718
2009 $31,545 $31,939 $25,020

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