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Pierce County Washington Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Pierce County Washington area was $69,278 in 2017, the latest figures available. Pierce County median household income is $1,701 lower than the median Washington household income and $8,942 greater than the US median household income. 2018 county income data (including Pierce County median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Pierce County are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Pierce County Washington

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Washington $70,979 +3.54% +11.60%
Pierce County $69,278 +5.25% +10.49%

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

At $69,278, the median household income for Pierce was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Median Household Income: Pierce County, Washington, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Pierce County

Date US Washington Pierce County
2017 $60,336 $70,979 $69,278
2016 $58,856 $68,550 $65,820
2015 $57,709 $66,353 $62,254
2014 $55,613 $63,603 $62,701
2013 $55,072 $61,559 $60,774
2012 $54,948 $61,581 $61,641
2011 $55,162 $62,080 $60,309
2010 $56,388 $62,680 $63,671
2009 $57,519 $64,765 $64,114
2008 $59,382 $66,286 $66,444
2007 $60,135 $65,884 $66,043
2006 $59,051 $64,087 $65,720

Pierce County Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Pierce County was $82,230 in 2017. Compared to the median Washington family income, Pierce County median family income is $2,364 lower. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Pierce County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Pierce County Washington

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Washington $84,594 +1.94% +10.01%
Pierce County $82,230 +6.63% +9.84%

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

At $82,230, the median family income for Pierce was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Median Family Income: Pierce County, Washington, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Pierce County

Date US Washington Pierce County
2017 $73,891 $84,594 $82,230
2016 $72,591 $82,981 $77,116
2015 $70,627 $79,623 $73,274
2014 $68,313 $76,898 $74,866
2013 $67,488 $75,225 $74,204
2012 $66,880 $74,806 $72,114
2011 $67,126 $74,961 $70,394
2010 $68,289 $75,859 $74,454
2009 $69,958 $78,293 $75,788
2008 $72,321 $80,461 $79,813
2007 $72,500 $78,981 $78,243
2006 $71,330 $77,642 $77,057

Pierce County Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Pierce County was $32,540 in 2017. Compared to the median Washington per capita income, Pierce County median per capita income is $4,435 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Pierce County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Pierce County Washington

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Washington $36,975 +2.59% +12.04%
Pierce County $32,540 +0.22% +9.12%

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

At $32,540, the per capita income for Pierce was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Per Capita Income: Pierce County, Washington, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Pierce County

Date US Washington Pierce County
2017 $32,397 $36,975 $32,540
2016 $31,798 $36,043 $32,467
2015 $31,019 $34,647 $30,339
2014 $29,942 $33,002 $29,820
2013 $29,706 $32,328 $29,478
2012 $29,221 $31,940 $29,118
2011 $29,173 $31,980 $29,594
2010 $29,361 $31,958 $29,461
2009 $30,246 $33,039 $30,440
2008 $31,488 $34,482 $31,469
2007 $31,629 $34,402 $32,317
2006 $30,795 $33,329 $30,722