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Richland County South Carolina Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Richland County South Carolina area was $51,946 in 2017, the latest figures available. Richland County median household income is $1,376 higher than the median South Carolina household income and $8,390 less than the US median household income. 2018 county income data (including Richland County median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Richland County are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Richland 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%
Richland County $51,946 -2.26% +0.18%

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

The current median household income for Richland is $51,946. Real median household income peaked in 2008 at $57,072 and is now $5,126 (8.98%) lower. From a post peak low of $49,119 in 2011, real median household income for Richland has now grown by $2,827 (5.76%).

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

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Richland County

Date US South Carolina Richland County
2017 $60,336 $50,570 $51,946
2016 $58,856 $50,566 $53,149
2015 $57,709 $48,876 $53,080
2014 $55,613 $46,887 $51,852
2013 $55,072 $46,548 $50,056
2012 $54,948 $46,108 $51,278
2011 $55,162 $46,277 $49,119
2010 $56,388 $47,342 $51,744
2009 $57,519 $48,609 $52,284
2008 $59,382 $50,932 $57,072
2007 $60,135 $51,352 $56,861
2006 $59,051 $50,092 $55,296

Richland County Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Richland County was $70,639 in 2017. Compared to the median South Carolina family income, Richland County median family income is $8,207 higher. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Richland County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Richland 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%
Richland County $70,639 +9.33% +3.74%

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

The current median family income for Richland is $70,639. Real median family income peaked in 2008 at $73,877 and is now $3,238 (4.38%) lower. From a post peak low of $59,332 in 2011, real median family income for Richland has now grown by $11,307 (19.06%).

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

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Richland County

Date US South Carolina Richland County
2017 $73,891 $62,432 $70,639
2016 $72,591 $62,859 $64,613
2015 $70,627 $61,338 $70,006
2014 $68,313 $58,550 $68,091
2013 $67,488 $57,639 $65,689
2012 $66,880 $56,437 $68,379
2011 $67,126 $57,061 $59,332
2010 $68,289 $58,256 $65,271
2009 $69,958 $60,021 $69,271
2008 $72,321 $63,531 $73,877
2007 $72,500 $62,710 $72,873
2006 $71,330 $61,346 $68,534

Richland County Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Richland County was $29,306 in 2017. Compared to the median South Carolina per capita income, Richland County median per capita income is $1,397 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Richland County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Richland 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%
Richland County $29,306 +2.31% +7.07%

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

The current per capita income for Richland is $29,306. Real per capita income peaked in 2005 at $31,597 and is now $2,291 (7.25%) lower. From a post peak low of $26,173 in 2013, real per capita income for Richland has now grown by $3,133 (11.97%).

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

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Richland County

Date US South Carolina Richland County
2017 $32,397 $27,909 $29,306
2016 $31,798 $27,597 $28,644
2015 $31,019 $26,516 $28,118
2014 $29,942 $25,493 $27,372
2013 $29,706 $24,966 $26,173
2012 $29,221 $25,025 $26,674
2011 $29,173 $24,683 $26,480
2010 $29,361 $24,932 $27,083
2009 $30,246 $25,780 $28,698
2008 $31,488 $27,051 $31,117
2007 $31,629 $27,421 $30,546
2006 $30,795 $26,661 $28,921