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Texas Household Income

According to the Census ACS 1-year survey, the median household income for Texas was $59,206 in 2017, the latest figures available. Compared to the median US household income, Texas median household income is $1,130 lower. 2018 Census ACS data (including 2018 Texas household income numbers) will be released in September of 2019. Texas median family income and per capita income for Texas are shown further down.

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Real Median Household Income in Texas

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Texas $59,206 +2.46% +7.71%

Texas Real Median Household Income Trends since 2005

At $59,206, the median household income for Texas was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Median Household Income: Texas, National

Historical Real Median Household Income for Texas

Date US Texas
2017 $60,336 $59,206
2016 $58,856 $57,782
2015 $57,709 $57,583
2014 $55,613 $54,968
2013 $55,072 $54,496
2012 $54,948 $54,273
2011 $55,162 $53,950
2010 $56,388 $54,775
2009 $57,519 $55,271
2008 $59,382 $57,115
2007 $60,135 $56,352
2006 $59,051 $54,750
2005 $58,185 $53,023

Texas Family Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows that the median family income for Texas was $70,136 in 2017. Compared to the median US family income, Texas median family income is $3,755 lower. Like the median household income numbers, 2018 family income data will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income in Texas

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Texas $70,136 +2.44% +7.70%

Texas Real Median Family Income Trends since 2005

At $70,136, the median family income for Texas was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Median Family Income: Texas, National

Historical Real Median Family Income for Texas

Date US Texas
2017 $73,891 $70,136
2016 $72,591 $68,467
2015 $70,627 $67,581
2014 $68,313 $65,120
2013 $67,488 $64,514
2012 $66,880 $63,926
2011 $67,126 $63,370
2010 $68,289 $63,744
2009 $69,958 $64,832
2008 $72,321 $67,070
2007 $72,500 $66,063
2006 $71,330 $63,809
2005 $70,252 $62,623

Texas Per Capita Income

The ACS survey shows the median per capita income for Texas was $29,525 in 2017. Compared to the US per capita income, Texas per capita income is $2,872 lower. Per capita income numbers for 2018 will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income in Texas

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Texas $29,525 +0.66% +5.02%

Texas Real Per Capita Income Trends since 2005

At $29,525, the per capita income for Texas was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Per Capita Income: Texas, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Texas

Date US Texas
2017 $32,397 $29,525
2016 $31,798 $29,332
2015 $31,019 $29,188
2014 $29,942 $28,114
2013 $29,706 $27,749
2012 $29,221 $27,125
2011 $29,173 $26,960
2010 $29,361 $26,887
2009 $30,246 $27,576
2008 $31,488 $28,643
2007 $31,629 $28,370
2006 $30,795 $27,424
2005 $31,501 $27,954