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Galveston County Texas Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Galveston County Texas area was $70,494 in 2017, the latest figures available. Galveston County median household income is $11,288 higher than the median Texas household income and $10,158 greater than the US median household income. 2018 county income data (including Galveston County median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Galveston County are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Galveston County Texas

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Texas $59,206 +2.46% +7.71%
Galveston County $70,494 +6.27% +17.28%

Trends in Galveston County, TX Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Galveston is $70,494. Real median household income peaked in 2015 at $71,590 and is now $1,096 (1.53%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Galveston County, Texas, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Galveston County

Date US Texas Galveston County
2017 $60,336 $59,206 $70,494
2016 $58,856 $57,782 $66,336
2015 $57,709 $57,583 $71,590
2014 $55,613 $54,968 $60,105
2013 $55,072 $54,496 $64,156
2012 $54,948 $54,273 $64,767
2011 $55,162 $53,950 $64,466
2010 $56,388 $54,775 $65,715
2009 $57,519 $55,271 $64,782
2008 $59,382 $57,115 $67,601
2007 $60,135 $56,352 $61,956
2006 $59,051 $54,750 $64,586

Galveston County Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Galveston County was $81,959 in 2017. Compared to the median Texas family income, Galveston County median family income is $11,823 higher. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Galveston County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Galveston County Texas

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Texas $70,136 +2.44% +7.70%
Galveston County $81,959 -5.00% +5.36%

Trends in Galveston County, TX Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Galveston is $81,959. Real median family income peaked in 2016 at $86,270 and is now $4,311 (5.00%) lower.

Real Median Family Income: Galveston County, Texas, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Galveston County

Date US Texas Galveston County
2017 $73,891 $70,136 $81,959
2016 $72,591 $68,467 $86,270
2015 $70,627 $67,581 $85,753
2014 $68,313 $65,120 $77,789
2013 $67,488 $64,514 $78,256
2012 $66,880 $63,926 $79,136
2011 $67,126 $63,370 $78,156
2010 $68,289 $63,744 $80,950
2009 $69,958 $64,832 $78,621
2008 $72,321 $67,070 $82,430
2007 $72,500 $66,063 $78,333
2006 $71,330 $63,809 $76,095

Galveston County Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Galveston County was $35,262 in 2017. Compared to the median Texas per capita income, Galveston County median per capita income is $5,737 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Galveston County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Galveston County Texas

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Texas $29,525 +0.66% +5.02%
Galveston County $35,262 +1.84% +9.96%

Trends in Galveston County, TX Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Galveston is $35,262. Real per capita income peaked in 2015 at $36,080 and is now $818 (2.27%) lower.

Real Per Capita Income: Galveston County, Texas, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Galveston County

Date US Texas Galveston County
2017 $32,397 $29,525 $35,262
2016 $31,798 $29,332 $34,624
2015 $31,019 $29,188 $36,080
2014 $29,942 $28,114 $32,069
2013 $29,706 $27,749 $31,812
2012 $29,221 $27,125 $32,032
2011 $29,173 $26,960 $31,796
2010 $29,361 $26,887 $32,645
2009 $30,246 $27,576 $33,402
2008 $31,488 $28,643 $33,817
2007 $31,629 $28,370 $31,656
2006 $30,795 $27,424 $31,411