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Providence County Rhode Island Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Providence County Rhode Island area was $56,672 in 2017, the latest figures available. Providence County median household income is $7,198 lower than the median Rhode Island household income and $3,664 less than the US median household income. 2018 county income data (including Providence County median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Providence County are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Providence County Rhode Island

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Rhode Island $63,870 +3.18% +12.27%
Providence County $56,672 +5.94% +15.16%

Trends in Providence County, RI Real Median Household Income since 2005

At $56,672, the median household income for Providence was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Median Household Income: Providence County, Rhode Island, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Providence County

Date US Rhode Island Providence County
2017 $60,336 $63,870 $56,672
2016 $58,856 $61,899 $53,496
2015 $57,709 $60,087 $52,319
2014 $55,613 $56,892 $49,212
2013 $55,072 $58,921 $50,760
2012 $54,948 $58,352 $51,447
2011 $55,162 $58,586 $51,201
2010 $56,388 $58,875 $51,733
2009 $57,519 $61,983 $54,845
2008 $59,382 $63,573 $54,015
2007 $60,135 $63,486 $56,532
2006 $59,051 $63,149 $56,183

Providence County Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Providence County was $72,469 in 2017. Compared to the median Rhode Island family income, Providence County median family income is $12,088 lower. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Providence County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Providence County Rhode Island

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Rhode Island $84,557 +6.20% +14.56%
Providence County $72,469 +4.27% +17.61%

Trends in Providence County, RI Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Providence is $72,469. Real median family income peaked in 2007 at $73,731 and is now $1,262 (1.71%) lower. From a post peak low of $61,620 in 2014, real median family income for Providence has now grown by $10,849 (17.61%).

Real Median Family Income: Providence County, Rhode Island, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Providence County

Date US Rhode Island Providence County
2017 $73,891 $84,557 $72,469
2016 $72,591 $79,617 $69,500
2015 $70,627 $79,280 $68,459
2014 $68,313 $73,808 $61,620
2013 $67,488 $75,475 $63,617
2012 $66,880 $76,257 $66,984
2011 $67,126 $76,027 $64,502
2010 $68,289 $76,407 $67,913
2009 $69,958 $79,427 $67,937
2008 $72,321 $82,166 $71,074
2007 $72,500 $83,183 $73,731
2006 $71,330 $78,895 $68,464

Providence County Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Providence County was $30,312 in 2017. Compared to the median Rhode Island per capita income, Providence County median per capita income is $4,199 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Providence County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Providence County Rhode Island

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Rhode Island $34,511 +2.35% +8.00%
Providence County $30,312 +2.46% +7.28%

Trends in Providence County, RI Real Per Capita Income since 2005

At $30,312, the per capita income for Providence was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Per Capita Income: Providence County, Rhode Island, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Providence County

Date US Rhode Island Providence County
2017 $32,397 $34,511 $30,312
2016 $31,798 $33,718 $29,583
2015 $31,019 $32,994 $29,206
2014 $29,942 $31,954 $28,255
2013 $29,706 $32,409 $27,233
2012 $29,221 $31,435 $27,548
2011 $29,173 $31,979 $28,073
2010 $29,361 $31,173 $27,242
2009 $30,246 $32,953 $28,486
2008 $31,488 $33,111 $28,938
2007 $31,629 $32,920 $29,187
2006 $30,795 $31,611 $27,348