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Hidalgo County Texas Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Hidalgo County Texas area was $37,106 in 2017, the latest figures available. Hidalgo County median household income is $22,100 lower than the median Texas household income and $23,230 less than the US median household income. 2018 county income data (including Hidalgo County median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Hidalgo County are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Hidalgo County Texas

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Texas $59,206 +2.46% +7.71%
Hidalgo County $37,106 +0.41% +2.87%

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

The current median household income for Hidalgo is $37,106. Real median household income peaked in 2010 at $38,006 and is now $900 (2.37%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Hidalgo County, Texas, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Hidalgo County

Date US Texas Hidalgo County
2017 $60,336 $59,206 $37,106
2016 $58,856 $57,782 $36,954
2015 $57,709 $57,583 $36,969
2014 $55,613 $54,968 $36,070
2013 $55,072 $54,496 $36,993
2012 $54,948 $54,273 $36,112
2011 $55,162 $53,950 $33,945
2010 $56,388 $54,775 $38,006
2009 $57,519 $55,271 $34,886
2008 $59,382 $57,115 $34,508
2007 $60,135 $56,352 $35,904
2006 $59,051 $54,750 $34,930

Hidalgo County Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Hidalgo County was $42,446 in 2017. Compared to the median Texas family income, Hidalgo County median family income is $27,690 lower. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Hidalgo County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Hidalgo County Texas

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Texas $70,136 +2.44% +7.70%
Hidalgo County $42,446 +5.31% +4.78%

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

At $42,446, the median family income for Hidalgo was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Median Family Income: Hidalgo County, Texas, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Hidalgo County

Date US Texas Hidalgo County
2017 $73,891 $70,136 $42,446
2016 $72,591 $68,467 $40,307
2015 $70,627 $67,581 $39,548
2014 $68,313 $65,120 $40,508
2013 $67,488 $64,514 $39,803
2012 $66,880 $63,926 $38,157
2011 $67,126 $63,370 $36,778
2010 $68,289 $63,744 $40,790
2009 $69,958 $64,832 $37,864
2008 $72,321 $67,070 $36,781
2007 $72,500 $66,063 $38,136
2006 $71,330 $63,809 $36,874

Hidalgo County Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Hidalgo County was $16,450 in 2017. Compared to the median Texas per capita income, Hidalgo County median per capita income is $13,075 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Hidalgo County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Hidalgo County Texas

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Texas $29,525 +0.66% +5.02%
Hidalgo County $16,450 +1.17% +10.05%

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

At $16,450, the per capita income for Hidalgo was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Per Capita Income: Hidalgo County, Texas, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Hidalgo County

Date US Texas Hidalgo County
2017 $32,397 $29,525 $16,450
2016 $31,798 $29,332 $16,260
2015 $31,019 $29,188 $16,040
2014 $29,942 $28,114 $14,948
2013 $29,706 $27,749 $15,078
2012 $29,221 $27,125 $15,244
2011 $29,173 $26,960 $14,567
2010 $29,361 $26,887 $15,239
2009 $30,246 $27,576 $15,099
2008 $31,488 $28,643 $15,684
2007 $31,629 $28,370 $15,178
2006 $30,795 $27,424 $14,527