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Berkeley County South Carolina Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Berkeley County South Carolina area was $57,147 in 2017, the latest figures available. Berkeley County median household income is $6,577 higher than the median South Carolina household income and $3,189 less than the US median household income. 2018 county income data (including Berkeley County median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Berkeley County are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Berkeley 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%
Berkeley County $57,147 -5.42% +5.17%

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

The current median household income for Berkeley is $57,147. Real median household income peaked in 2016 at $60,425 and is now $3,278 (5.42%) lower.

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

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Berkeley County

Date US South Carolina Berkeley County
2017 $60,336 $50,570 $57,147
2016 $58,856 $50,566 $60,425
2015 $57,709 $48,876 $58,509
2014 $55,613 $46,887 $54,338
2013 $55,072 $46,548 $53,201
2012 $54,948 $46,108 $52,946
2011 $55,162 $46,277 $54,126
2010 $56,388 $47,342 $55,690
2009 $57,519 $48,609 $57,046
2008 $59,382 $50,932 $55,149
2007 $60,135 $51,352 $58,130
2006 $59,051 $50,092 $59,386

Berkeley County Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Berkeley County was $65,648 in 2017. Compared to the median South Carolina family income, Berkeley County median family income is $3,216 higher. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Berkeley County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Berkeley 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%
Berkeley County $65,648 -9.65% +8.73%

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

The current median family income for Berkeley is $65,648. Real median family income peaked in 2016 at $72,657 and is now $7,009 (9.65%) lower.

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

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Berkeley County

Date US South Carolina Berkeley County
2017 $73,891 $62,432 $65,648
2016 $72,591 $62,859 $72,657
2015 $70,627 $61,338 $66,701
2014 $68,313 $58,550 $60,379
2013 $67,488 $57,639 $62,858
2012 $66,880 $56,437 $62,059
2011 $67,126 $57,061 $59,654
2010 $68,289 $58,256 $62,356
2009 $69,958 $60,021 $62,628
2008 $72,321 $63,531 $63,176
2007 $72,500 $62,710 $67,044
2006 $71,330 $61,346 $66,488

Berkeley County Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Berkeley County was $28,509 in 2017. Compared to the median South Carolina per capita income, Berkeley County median per capita income is $600 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Berkeley County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Berkeley 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%
Berkeley County $28,509 -1.99% +9.83%

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

The current per capita income for Berkeley is $28,509. Real per capita income peaked in 2016 at $29,089 and is now $580 (1.99%) lower.

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

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Berkeley County

Date US South Carolina Berkeley County
2017 $32,397 $27,909 $28,509
2016 $31,798 $27,597 $29,089
2015 $31,019 $26,516 $27,532
2014 $29,942 $25,493 $25,958
2013 $29,706 $24,966 $25,756
2012 $29,221 $25,025 $26,061
2011 $29,173 $24,683 $24,241
2010 $29,361 $24,932 $25,092
2009 $30,246 $25,780 $24,024
2008 $31,488 $27,051 $25,119
2007 $31,629 $27,421 $26,149
2006 $30,795 $26,661 $27,427