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Providence-New Bedford-Fall River Rhode Island Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Providence-New Bedford-Fall River Rhode Island metro area was $70,967 in 2019, the latest figures available. Providence median household income is $202 lower than the median Rhode Island household income and $5,255 greater than the US median household income. 2020 metro income data (including Providence median household income) will be released in September of 2021. Median family and per capita income for Providence-New Bedford-Fall River are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Providence Rhode Island

2019 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $65,712 +4.21% +7.05%
Rhode Island $71,169 +8.65% +10.24%
Providence $70,967 +7.10% +7.53%

Trends in Providence, RI Real Median Household Income since 2005

At $70,967, the median household income for Providence was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2019.

Real Median Household Income: Providence, Rhode Island, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Providence

Date US Rhode Island Providence
2019 $65,712 $71,169 $70,967
2018 $63,059 $65,506 $66,263
2017 $62,927 $66,612 $68,026
2016 $61,383 $64,557 $65,997
2015 $60,187 $62,667 $63,630
2014 $58,001 $59,335 $60,356
2013 $57,437 $61,451 $60,520
2012 $57,307 $60,858 $60,511
2011 $57,531 $61,102 $61,007
2010 $58,809 $61,403 $61,029
2009 $59,988 $64,644 $64,744

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Providence Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Providence was $89,587 in 2019. Compared to the median Rhode Island family income, Providence median family income is $214 higher. As with the median household income data, 2020 family income data for Providence will be released in September of 2021.

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Real Median Family Income for Providence Rhode Island

2019 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $80,944 +4.06% +6.92%
Rhode Island $89,373 +4.24% +7.63%
Providence $89,587 +5.17% +5.08%

Trends in Providence, RI Real Median Family Income since 2005

At $89,587, the median family income for Providence was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2019.

Real Median Family Income: Providence, Rhode Island, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Providence

Date US Rhode Island Providence
2019 $80,944 $89,373 $89,587
2018 $77,786 $85,738 $85,183
2017 $77,064 $88,187 $87,442
2016 $75,707 $83,034 $85,259
2015 $73,660 $82,685 $82,533
2014 $71,246 $76,977 $78,037
2013 $70,386 $78,717 $78,299
2012 $69,752 $79,531 $78,856
2011 $70,009 $79,292 $79,051
2010 $71,221 $79,688 $78,629
2009 $72,962 $82,838 $83,397

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Providence Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Providence was $37,114 in 2019. Compared to the median Rhode Island per capita income, Providence median per capita income is $411 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2020 per capita income data for Providence will be released in September of 2021.

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Real Per Capita Income for Providence Rhode Island

2019 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $35,672 +3.57% +7.57%
Rhode Island $37,525 +5.31% +6.71%
Providence $37,114 +4.27% +5.09%

Trends in Providence, RI Real Per Capita Income since 2005

At $37,114, the per capita income for Providence was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2019.

Real Per Capita Income: Providence, Rhode Island, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Providence

Date US Rhode Island Providence
2019 $35,672 $37,525 $37,114
2018 $34,444 $35,633 $35,594
2017 $33,788 $35,993 $36,451
2016 $33,163 $35,166 $35,315
2015 $32,351 $34,411 $33,955
2014 $31,228 $33,326 $32,729
2013 $30,982 $33,800 $32,831
2012 $30,476 $32,785 $32,075
2011 $30,425 $33,352 $33,107
2010 $30,622 $32,511 $31,883
2009 $31,545 $34,368 $33,714

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