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Beaufort County South Carolina Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Beaufort County South Carolina area was $58,847 in 2017, the latest figures available. Beaufort County median household income is $8,277 higher than the median South Carolina household income and $1,489 less than the US median household income. 2018 county income data (including Beaufort County median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Beaufort County are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Beaufort County South Carolina

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
South Carolina $50,570 +0.01% +7.86%
Beaufort County $58,847 -12.61% +3.24%

Trends in Beaufort County, SC Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Beaufort is $58,847. Real median household income peaked in 2016 at $67,337 and is now $8,490 (12.61%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Beaufort County, South Carolina, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Beaufort County

Date US South Carolina Beaufort County
2017 $60,336 $50,570 $58,847
2016 $58,856 $50,566 $67,337
2015 $57,709 $48,876 $62,347
2014 $55,613 $46,887 $57,001
2013 $55,072 $46,548 $60,207
2012 $54,948 $46,108 $57,961
2011 $55,162 $46,277 $60,555
2010 $56,388 $47,342 $64,178
2009 $57,519 $48,609 $61,777
2008 $59,382 $50,932 $61,756
2007 $60,135 $51,352 $63,806
2006 $59,051 $50,092 $61,575

Beaufort County Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Beaufort County was $76,708 in 2017. Compared to the median South Carolina family income, Beaufort County median family income is $14,276 higher. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Beaufort County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Beaufort County South Carolina

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
South Carolina $62,432 -0.68% +6.63%
Beaufort County $76,708 -3.89% +8.64%

Trends in Beaufort County, SC Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Beaufort is $76,708. Real median family income peaked in 2016 at $79,810 and is now $3,102 (3.89%) lower.

Real Median Family Income: Beaufort County, South Carolina, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Beaufort County

Date US South Carolina Beaufort County
2017 $73,891 $62,432 $76,708
2016 $72,591 $62,859 $79,810
2015 $70,627 $61,338 $70,866
2014 $68,313 $58,550 $70,610
2013 $67,488 $57,639 $68,913
2012 $66,880 $56,437 $69,999
2011 $67,126 $57,061 $66,627
2010 $68,289 $58,256 $71,002
2009 $69,958 $60,021 $76,149
2008 $72,321 $63,531 $76,347
2007 $72,500 $62,710 $77,108
2006 $71,330 $61,346 $69,418

Beaufort County Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Beaufort County was $34,869 in 2017. Compared to the median South Carolina per capita income, Beaufort County median per capita income is $6,960 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Beaufort County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Beaufort County South Carolina

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
South Carolina $27,909 +1.13% +9.48%
Beaufort County $34,869 -6.15% +5.97%

Trends in Beaufort County, SC Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Beaufort is $34,869. Real per capita income peaked in 2006 at $40,204 and is now $5,335 (13.27%) lower. From a post peak low of $31,819 in 2011, real per capita income for Beaufort has now grown by $3,050 (9.59%).

Real Per Capita Income: Beaufort County, South Carolina, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Beaufort County

Date US South Carolina Beaufort County
2017 $32,397 $27,909 $34,869
2016 $31,798 $27,597 $37,152
2015 $31,019 $26,516 $34,284
2014 $29,942 $25,493 $32,906
2013 $29,706 $24,966 $34,682
2012 $29,221 $25,025 $33,061
2011 $29,173 $24,683 $31,819
2010 $29,361 $24,932 $33,274
2009 $30,246 $25,780 $35,597
2008 $31,488 $27,051 $37,212
2007 $31,629 $27,421 $34,995
2006 $30,795 $26,661 $40,204