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El Paso Texas Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the El Paso Texas metro area was $44,416 in 2017, the latest figures available. El Paso median household income is $14,790 lower than the median Texas household income and $15,920 less than the US median household income. 2018 metro income data (including El Paso median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for El Paso are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for El Paso Texas

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Texas $59,206 +2.46% +7.71%
El Paso $44,416 +3.24% +6.78%

Trends in El Paso, TX Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for El paso is $44,416. Real median household income peaked in 2015 at $45,146 and is now $730 (1.62%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: El Paso, Texas, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for El Paso

Date US Texas El Paso
2017 $60,336 $59,206 $44,416
2016 $58,856 $57,782 $43,022
2015 $57,709 $57,583 $45,146
2014 $55,613 $54,968 $41,596
2013 $55,072 $54,496 $42,026
2012 $54,948 $54,273 $43,154
2011 $55,162 $53,950 $43,225
2010 $56,388 $54,775 $40,579
2009 $57,519 $55,271 $41,398
2008 $59,382 $57,115 $41,641
2007 $60,135 $56,352 $41,457
2006 $59,051 $54,750 $39,136

El Paso Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for El Paso was $49,396 in 2017. Compared to the median Texas family income, El Paso median family income is $20,740 lower. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for El Paso will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for El Paso Texas

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Texas $70,136 +2.44% +7.70%
El Paso $49,396 +2.40% +8.63%

Trends in El Paso, TX Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for El paso is $49,396. Real median family income peaked in 2015 at $50,727 and is now $1,331 (2.62%) lower.

Real Median Family Income: El Paso, Texas, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for El Paso

Date US Texas El Paso
2017 $73,891 $70,136 $49,396
2016 $72,591 $68,467 $48,237
2015 $70,627 $67,581 $50,727
2014 $68,313 $65,120 $45,472
2013 $67,488 $64,514 $46,441
2012 $66,880 $63,926 $48,407
2011 $67,126 $63,370 $47,003
2010 $68,289 $63,744 $44,485
2009 $69,958 $64,832 $47,030
2008 $72,321 $67,070 $46,900
2007 $72,500 $66,063 $46,064
2006 $71,330 $63,809 $42,450

El Paso Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for El Paso was $21,198 in 2017. Compared to the median Texas per capita income, El Paso median per capita income is $8,327 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for El Paso will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for El Paso Texas

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Texas $29,525 +0.66% +5.02%
El Paso $21,198 +6.24% +12.29%

Trends in El Paso, TX Real Per Capita Income since 2005

At $21,198, the per capita income for El paso was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Per Capita Income: El Paso, Texas, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for El Paso

Date US Texas El Paso
2017 $32,397 $29,525 $21,198
2016 $31,798 $29,332 $19,953
2015 $31,019 $29,188 $19,926
2014 $29,942 $28,114 $18,878
2013 $29,706 $27,749 $19,290
2012 $29,221 $27,125 $19,343
2011 $29,173 $26,960 $19,770
2010 $29,361 $26,887 $18,968
2009 $30,246 $27,576 $18,964
2008 $31,488 $28,643 $19,282
2007 $31,629 $28,370 $19,063
2006 $30,795 $27,424 $17,979