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Brownsville-Harlingen Texas Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Brownsville-Harlingen Texas metro area was $38,378 in 2018, the latest figures available. Brownsville median household income is $22,251 lower than the median Texas household income and $23,559 less than the US median household income. 2019 metro income data (including Brownsville median household income) will be released in September of 2020. Median family and per capita income for Brownsville-Harlingen are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Brownsville Texas

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $61,937 +0.21% +4.77%
Texas $60,629 -0.03% +2.79%
Brownsville $38,378 +1.33% +6.27%

Trends in Brownsville, TX Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Brownsville is $38,378. Real median household income peaked in 2016 at $38,781 and is now $403 (1.04%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Brownsville, Texas, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Brownsville

Date US Texas Brownsville
2018 $61,937 $60,629 $38,378
2017 $61,807 $60,649 $37,876
2016 $60,291 $59,190 $38,781
2015 $59,116 $58,986 $36,115
2014 $56,969 $56,309 $34,074
2013 $56,415 $55,825 $37,114
2012 $56,288 $55,596 $33,916
2011 $56,507 $55,265 $35,883
2010 $57,762 $56,110 $36,629
2009 $58,921 $56,619 $36,211
2008 $60,829 $58,507 $35,801
2007 $61,601 $57,725 $35,629

Brownsville Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Brownsville was $43,892 in 2018. Compared to the median Texas family income, Brownsville median family income is $27,976 lower. As with the median household income data, 2019 family income data for Brownsville will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Median Family Income for Brownsville Texas

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $76,401 +0.94% +5.60%
Texas $71,868 +0.03% +3.81%
Brownsville $43,892 -4.72% +12.31%

Trends in Brownsville, TX Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Brownsville is $43,892. Real median family income peaked in 2017 at $46,067 and is now $2,175 (4.72%) lower.

Real Median Family Income: Brownsville, Texas, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Brownsville

Date US Texas Brownsville
2018 $76,401 $71,868 $43,892
2017 $75,692 $71,846 $46,067
2016 $74,360 $70,136 $43,281
2015 $72,348 $69,228 $39,080
2014 $69,978 $66,708 $39,017
2013 $69,134 $66,087 $40,150
2012 $68,512 $65,485 $36,816
2011 $68,763 $64,915 $38,748
2010 $69,953 $65,297 $40,502
2009 $71,663 $66,413 $38,927
2008 $74,083 $68,704 $40,078
2007 $74,267 $67,673 $38,676

Brownsville Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Brownsville was $16,788 in 2018. Compared to the median Texas per capita income, Brownsville median per capita income is $13,853 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2019 per capita income data for Brownsville will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Per Capita Income for Brownsville Texas

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $33,831 +1.94% +6.47%
Texas $30,641 +1.31% +2.48%
Brownsville $16,788 -0.02% +1.55%

Trends in Brownsville, TX Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Brownsville is $16,788. Real per capita income peaked in 2017 at $16,792 and is now $4 (0.02%) lower.

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Historical Real Per Capita Income for Brownsville

Date US Texas Brownsville
2018 $33,831 $30,641 $16,788
2017 $33,187 $30,245 $16,792
2016 $32,573 $30,047 $16,623
2015 $31,775 $29,900 $16,531
2014 $30,672 $28,799 $15,682
2013 $30,431 $28,425 $16,485
2012 $29,934 $27,786 $15,500
2011 $29,884 $27,617 $15,665
2010 $30,077 $27,542 $15,524
2009 $30,984 $28,248 $16,309
2008 $32,255 $29,341 $16,004
2007 $32,400 $29,062 $15,791