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Cowlitz County Washington Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Cowlitz County Washington area was $49,456 in 2017, the latest figures available. Cowlitz County median household income is $21,523 lower than the median Washington household income and $10,880 less than the US median household income. 2018 county income data (including Cowlitz County median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Cowlitz County are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Cowlitz County Washington

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Washington $70,979 +3.54% +11.60%
Cowlitz County $49,456 -4.39% +13.01%

Trends in Cowlitz County, WA Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Cowlitz is $49,456. Real median household income peaked in 2008 at $54,096 and is now $4,640 (8.58%) lower. From a post peak low of $43,762 in 2014, real median household income for Cowlitz has now grown by $5,694 (13.01%).

Real Median Household Income: Cowlitz County, Washington, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Cowlitz County

Date US Washington Cowlitz County
2017 $60,336 $70,979 $49,456
2016 $58,856 $68,550 $51,726
2015 $57,709 $66,353 $51,681
2014 $55,613 $63,603 $43,762
2013 $55,072 $61,559 $51,032
2012 $54,948 $61,581 $51,013
2011 $55,162 $62,080 $45,910
2010 $56,388 $62,680 $46,256
2009 $57,519 $64,765 $52,104
2008 $59,382 $66,286 $54,096
2007 $60,135 $65,884 $52,287
2006 $59,051 $64,087 $53,294

Cowlitz County Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Cowlitz County was $65,151 in 2017. Compared to the median Washington family income, Cowlitz County median family income is $19,443 lower. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Cowlitz County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Cowlitz County Washington

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Washington $84,594 +1.94% +10.01%
Cowlitz County $65,151 -0.72% +24.56%

Trends in Cowlitz County, WA Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Cowlitz is $65,151. Real median family income peaked in 2016 at $65,621 and is now $470 (0.72%) lower.

Real Median Family Income: Cowlitz County, Washington, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Cowlitz County

Date US Washington Cowlitz County
2017 $73,891 $84,594 $65,151
2016 $72,591 $82,981 $65,621
2015 $70,627 $79,623 $62,438
2014 $68,313 $76,898 $52,304
2013 $67,488 $75,225 $62,950
2012 $66,880 $74,806 $59,087
2011 $67,126 $74,961 $57,357
2010 $68,289 $75,859 $56,650
2009 $69,958 $78,293 $62,631
2008 $72,321 $80,461 $62,147
2007 $72,500 $78,981 $63,210
2006 $71,330 $77,642 $59,132

Cowlitz County Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Cowlitz County was $25,915 in 2017. Compared to the median Washington per capita income, Cowlitz County median per capita income is $11,060 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Cowlitz County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Cowlitz County Washington

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Washington $36,975 +2.59% +12.04%
Cowlitz County $25,915 -1.18% +6.76%

Trends in Cowlitz County, WA Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Cowlitz is $25,915. Real per capita income peaked in 2008 at $27,928 and is now $2,013 (7.21%) lower. From a post peak low of $24,018 in 2010, real per capita income for Cowlitz has now grown by $1,897 (7.90%).

Real Per Capita Income: Cowlitz County, Washington, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Cowlitz County

Date US Washington Cowlitz County
2017 $32,397 $36,975 $25,915
2016 $31,798 $36,043 $26,225
2015 $31,019 $34,647 $26,051
2014 $29,942 $33,002 $24,275
2013 $29,706 $32,328 $25,025
2012 $29,221 $31,940 $24,068
2011 $29,173 $31,980 $25,023
2010 $29,361 $31,958 $24,018
2009 $30,246 $33,039 $24,441
2008 $31,488 $34,482 $27,928
2007 $31,629 $34,402 $24,451
2006 $30,795 $33,329 $26,050