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Lancaster County South Carolina Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Lancaster County South Carolina area was $61,914 in 2017, the latest figures available. Lancaster County median household income is $11,344 higher than the median South Carolina household income and $1,578 greater than the US median household income. 2018 county income data (including Lancaster County median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Lancaster County are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Lancaster 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%
Lancaster County $61,914 +7.82% +34.51%

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

At $61,914, the median household income for Lancaster was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

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

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Lancaster County

Date US South Carolina Lancaster County
2017 $60,336 $50,570 $61,914
2016 $58,856 $50,566 $57,425
2015 $57,709 $48,876 $47,260
2014 $55,613 $46,887 $46,031
2013 $55,072 $46,548 $40,579
2012 $54,948 $46,108 $48,089
2011 $55,162 $46,277 $43,945
2010 $56,388 $47,342 $40,149
2009 $57,519 $48,609 $46,316
2008 $59,382 $50,932 $43,744
2007 $60,135 $51,352 $42,361
2006 $59,051 $50,092

Lancaster County Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Lancaster County was $74,355 in 2017. Compared to the median South Carolina family income, Lancaster County median family income is $11,923 higher. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Lancaster County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Lancaster 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%
Lancaster County $74,355 +3.53% +28.22%

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

At $74,355, the median family income for Lancaster was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

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

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Lancaster County

Date US South Carolina Lancaster County
2017 $73,891 $62,432 $74,355
2016 $72,591 $62,859 $71,817
2015 $70,627 $61,338 $55,785
2014 $68,313 $58,550 $57,992
2013 $67,488 $57,639 $51,308
2012 $66,880 $56,437 $57,305
2011 $67,126 $57,061 $55,228
2010 $68,289 $58,256 $47,038
2009 $69,958 $60,021 $54,729
2008 $72,321 $63,531 $61,895
2007 $72,500 $62,710 $47,475
2006 $71,330 $61,346

Lancaster County Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Lancaster County was $28,059 in 2017. Compared to the median South Carolina per capita income, Lancaster County median per capita income is $150 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Lancaster County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Lancaster 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%
Lancaster County $28,059 -5.00% +16.29%

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

The current per capita income for Lancaster is $28,059. Real per capita income peaked in 2016 at $29,535 and is now $1,476 (5.00%) lower.

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

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Lancaster County

Date US South Carolina Lancaster County
2017 $32,397 $27,909 $28,059
2016 $31,798 $27,597 $29,535
2015 $31,019 $26,516 $23,970
2014 $29,942 $25,493 $24,128
2013 $29,706 $24,966 $22,847
2012 $29,221 $25,025 $23,124
2011 $29,173 $24,683 $21,846
2010 $29,361 $24,932 $21,198
2009 $30,246 $25,780 $22,419
2008 $31,488 $27,051 $21,014
2007 $31,629 $27,421 $19,951
2006 $30,795 $26,661