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Texas Household Income

According to the Census ACS 1-year survey, the median household income for Texas was $60,629 in 2018, the latest figures available. Compared to the median US household income, Texas median household income is $1,308 lower. 2019 Census ACS data (including 2019 Texas household income numbers) will be released in September of 2020. Texas median family income and per capita income for Texas are shown further down.

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Real Median Household Income in Texas

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $61,937 +0.21% +4.77%
Texas $60,629 -0.03% +2.79%

Texas Real Median Household Income Trends since 2005

The current median household income for Texas is $60,629. Real median household income peaked in 2017 at $60,649 and is now $20 (0.03%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Texas, National

Historical Real Median Household Income for Texas

Date US Texas
2018 $61,937 $60,629
2017 $61,807 $60,649
2016 $60,291 $59,190
2015 $59,116 $58,986
2014 $56,969 $56,309
2013 $56,415 $55,825
2012 $56,288 $55,596
2011 $56,507 $55,265
2010 $57,762 $56,110
2009 $58,921 $56,619
2008 $60,829 $58,507
2007 $61,601 $57,725
2006 $60,490 $56,084
2005 $59,604 $54,315

Texas Family Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows that the median family income for Texas was $71,868 in 2018. Compared to the median US family income, Texas median family income is $4,533 lower. Like the median household income numbers, 2019 family income data will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Median Family Income in Texas

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $76,401 +0.94% +5.60%
Texas $71,868 +0.03% +3.81%

Texas Real Median Family Income Trends since 2005

At $71,868, the median family income for Texas was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2018.

Real Median Family Income: Texas, National

Historical Real Median Family Income for Texas

Date US Texas
2018 $76,401 $71,868
2017 $75,692 $71,846
2016 $74,360 $70,136
2015 $72,348 $69,228
2014 $69,978 $66,708
2013 $69,134 $66,087
2012 $68,512 $65,485
2011 $68,763 $64,915
2010 $69,953 $65,297
2009 $71,663 $66,413
2008 $74,083 $68,704
2007 $74,267 $67,673
2006 $73,069 $65,364
2005 $71,965 $64,150

Texas Per Capita Income

The ACS survey shows the median per capita income for Texas was $30,641 in 2018. Compared to the US per capita income, Texas per capita income is $3,190 lower. Per capita income numbers for 2019 will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Per Capita Income in Texas

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $33,831 +1.94% +6.47%
Texas $30,641 +1.31% +2.48%

Texas Real Per Capita Income Trends since 2005

At $30,641, the per capita income for Texas was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2018.

Real Per Capita Income: Texas, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Texas

Date US Texas
2018 $33,831 $30,641
2017 $33,187 $30,245
2016 $32,573 $30,047
2015 $31,775 $29,900
2014 $30,672 $28,799
2013 $30,431 $28,425
2012 $29,934 $27,786
2011 $29,884 $27,617
2010 $30,077 $27,542
2009 $30,984 $28,248
2008 $32,255 $29,341
2007 $32,400 $29,062
2006 $31,545 $28,092
2005 $32,269 $28,635