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Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos Texas Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos Texas metro area was $73,800 in 2017, the latest figures available. Austin median household income is $14,594 higher than the median Texas household income and $13,464 greater than the US median household income. 2018 metro income data (including Austin median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Austin Texas

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Texas $59,206 +2.46% +7.71%
Austin $73,800 +1.76% +11.95%

Trends in Austin, TX Real Median Household Income since 2005

At $73,800, the median household income for Austin was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Median Household Income: Austin, Texas, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Austin

Date US Texas Austin
2017 $60,336 $59,206 $73,800
2016 $58,856 $57,782 $72,527
2015 $57,709 $57,583 $69,525
2014 $55,613 $54,968 $65,922
2013 $55,072 $54,496 $65,085
2012 $54,948 $54,273 $63,571
2011 $55,162 $53,950 $62,023
2010 $56,388 $54,775 $62,808
2009 $57,519 $55,271 $64,387
2008 $59,382 $57,115 $67,590
2007 $60,135 $56,352 $67,253
2006 $59,051 $54,750 $64,451

Austin Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Austin was $91,862 in 2017. Compared to the median Texas family income, Austin median family income is $21,726 higher. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Austin will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Austin Texas

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Texas $70,136 +2.44% +7.70%
Austin $91,862 -0.31% +12.30%

Trends in Austin, TX Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Austin is $91,862. Real median family income peaked in 2016 at $92,148 and is now $286 (0.31%) lower.

Real Median Family Income: Austin, Texas, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Austin

Date US Texas Austin
2017 $73,891 $70,136 $91,862
2016 $72,591 $68,467 $92,148
2015 $70,627 $67,581 $84,465
2014 $68,313 $65,120 $81,804
2013 $67,488 $64,514 $79,855
2012 $66,880 $63,926 $78,063
2011 $67,126 $63,370 $79,149
2010 $68,289 $63,744 $77,627
2009 $69,958 $64,832 $79,846
2008 $72,321 $67,070 $83,830
2007 $72,500 $66,063 $83,920
2006 $71,330 $63,809 $79,912

Austin Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Austin was $37,823 in 2017. Compared to the median Texas per capita income, Austin median per capita income is $8,298 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Austin will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Austin Texas

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Texas $29,525 +0.66% +5.02%
Austin $37,823 +0.87% +12.11%

Trends in Austin, TX Real Per Capita Income since 2005

At $37,823, the per capita income for Austin was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Per Capita Income: Austin, Texas, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Austin

Date US Texas Austin
2017 $32,397 $29,525 $37,823
2016 $31,798 $29,332 $37,498
2015 $31,019 $29,188 $36,171
2014 $29,942 $28,114 $33,736
2013 $29,706 $27,749 $33,508
2012 $29,221 $27,125 $32,404
2011 $29,173 $26,960 $32,870
2010 $29,361 $26,887 $32,038
2009 $30,246 $27,576 $32,678
2008 $31,488 $28,643 $34,673
2007 $31,629 $28,370 $34,159
2006 $30,795 $27,424 $34,026