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Laurens County South Carolina Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Laurens County South Carolina area was $40,377 in 2017, the latest figures available. Laurens County median household income is $10,193 lower than the median South Carolina household income and $19,959 less than the US median household income. 2018 county income data (including Laurens County median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Laurens County are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Laurens 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%
Laurens County $40,377 -10.24% +3.50%

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

The current median household income for Laurens is $40,377. Real median household income peaked in 2008 at $48,191 and is now $7,814 (16.21%) lower. From a post peak low of $37,318 in 2013, real median household income for Laurens has now grown by $3,059 (8.20%).

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

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Laurens County

Date US South Carolina Laurens County
2017 $60,336 $50,570 $40,377
2016 $58,856 $50,566 $44,985
2015 $57,709 $48,876 $40,843
2014 $55,613 $46,887 $39,010
2013 $55,072 $46,548 $37,318
2012 $54,948 $46,108 $37,336
2011 $55,162 $46,277 $38,424
2010 $56,388 $47,342 $40,860
2009 $57,519 $48,609 $42,778
2008 $59,382 $50,932 $48,191
2007 $60,135 $51,352 $40,434
2006 $59,051 $50,092 $42,402

Laurens County Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Laurens County was $43,264 in 2017. Compared to the median South Carolina family income, Laurens County median family income is $19,168 lower. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Laurens County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Laurens 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%
Laurens County $43,264 -18.90% -6.70%

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

The current median family income for Laurens is $43,264. Real median family income peaked in 2006 at $59,431 and is now $16,167 (27.20%) lower.

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

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Laurens County

Date US South Carolina Laurens County
2017 $73,891 $62,432 $43,264
2016 $72,591 $62,859 $53,349
2015 $70,627 $61,338 $49,883
2014 $68,313 $58,550 $46,369
2013 $67,488 $57,639 $45,745
2012 $66,880 $56,437 $44,358
2011 $67,126 $57,061 $47,181
2010 $68,289 $58,256 $49,116
2009 $69,958 $60,021 $50,085
2008 $72,321 $63,531 $57,184
2007 $72,500 $62,710 $49,304
2006 $71,330 $61,346 $59,431

Laurens County Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Laurens County was $19,648 in 2017. Compared to the median South Carolina per capita income, Laurens County median per capita income is $8,261 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Laurens County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Laurens 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%
Laurens County $19,648 -11.58% -4.02%

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

The current per capita income for Laurens is $19,648. Real per capita income peaked in 2008 at $22,444 and is now $2,796 (12.46%) lower.

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

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Laurens County

Date US South Carolina Laurens County
2017 $32,397 $27,909 $19,648
2016 $31,798 $27,597 $22,221
2015 $31,019 $26,516 $20,754
2014 $29,942 $25,493 $20,471
2013 $29,706 $24,966 $19,809
2012 $29,221 $25,025 $19,983
2011 $29,173 $24,683 $19,888
2010 $29,361 $24,932 $20,556
2009 $30,246 $25,780 $19,957
2008 $31,488 $27,051 $22,444
2007 $31,629 $27,421 $20,034
2006 $30,795 $26,661 $21,504