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Table 102.30. Median household income, by state: Selected years, 1990 through 2018
[In constant 2018 dollars. Standard errors appear in parentheses]
State 19901 20002 2005 2010 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
United States $58,900 $63,500 $59,600 (80) $57,800 (40) $57,000 (60) $59,100 (50) $60,300 (70) $61,800 (50) $61,900 (60)
Alabama 46,300 51,600 47,500 (410) 46,700 (330) 45,500 (390) 47,400 (480) 48,400 (430) 49,300 (480) 49,900 (480)
Alaska 81,200 78,000 72,500 (1,420) 74,500 (1,460) 76,000 (1,150) 77,700 (1,490) 80,000 (1,420) 75,000 (1,640) 74,300 (1,390)
Arizona 54,000 61,300 57,100 (510) 54,000 (370) 53,200 (310) 54,600 (280) 56,000 (400) 58,000 (320) 59,200 (440)
Arkansas 41,500 48,700 45,100 (470) 44,200 (450) 43,800 (420) 44,500 (310) 46,400 (590) 47,000 (470) 47,100 (430)
California 70,200 71,800 69,100 (250) 66,600 (250) 65,800 (150) 68,400 (250) 70,900 (230) 73,600 (180) 75,300 (190)

Colorado
59,100 71,400 65,300 (430) 62,400 (510) 65,100 (310) 67,700 (570) 68,700 (400) 70,800 (490) 72,000 (400)
Connecticut 81,800 81,500 78,500 (640) 73,900 (770) 74,400 (530) 75,600 (500) 76,800 (670) 76,000 (840) 76,300 (560)
Delaware 68,400 71,600 67,700 (1,110) 64,500 (1,050) 63,400 (1,080) 64,900 (830) 64,600 (950) 64,400 (1,530) 64,800 (950)
District of Columbia 60,200 60,700 60,900 (1,520) 70,300 (1,080) 76,100 (1,290) 80,200 (1,610) 79,000 (2,170) 84,400 (1,650) 85,200 (2,080)
Florida 53,900 58,700 54,700 (210) 51,300 (230) 50,400 (210) 52,400 (210) 53,200 (150) 53,900 (230) 55,500 (230)

Georgia
56,900 64,200 58,800 (340) 53,600 (330) 52,400 (350) 54,300 (240) 56,000 (450) 57,600 (360) 58,800 (430)
Hawaii 76,100 75,300 74,900 (1,540) 72,700 (1,090) 73,900 (940) 77,900 (1,300) 78,000 (1,130) 79,700 (1,120) 80,200 (1,230)
Idaho 49,500 56,800 53,400 (660) 50,200 (710) 50,800 (820) 51,200 (700) 54,200 (610) 53,500 (540) 55,600 (560)
Illinois 63,200 70,400 64,800 (260) 61,100 (310) 61,000 (280) 63,200 (330) 63,800 (250) 64,500 (340) 65,000 (300)
Indiana 56,500 62,800 56,700 (390) 51,500 (320) 52,500 (310) 53,600 (250) 54,700 (240) 55,500 (410) 55,700 (320)

Iowa
51,400 59,700 56,200 (410) 55,400 (450) 57,000 (490) 58,000 (510) 58,900 (440) 60,000 (530) 60,000 (530)
Kansas 53,500 61,400 55,300 (570) 55,700 (610) 55,700 (460) 57,100 (560) 57,500 (570) 57,800 (440) 58,200 (470)
Kentucky 44,200 50,900 48,200 (380) 46,200 (350) 45,600 (450) 47,900 (300) 48,800 (380) 49,600 (390) 50,200 (340)
Louisiana 43,000 49,200 47,300 (450) 49,100 (500) 47,300 (480) 48,500 (430) 47,200 (490) 47,300 (390) 47,900 (450)
Maine 54,600 56,300 55,200 (760) 52,900 (670) 52,500 (720) 54,600 (550) 55,500 (880) 57,600 (730) 55,600 (810)

Maryland
77,200 79,900 79,400 (470) 79,500 (650) 78,500 (560) 80,400 (380) 82,600 (470) 82,700 (440) 83,200 (620)
Massachusetts 72,500 76,400 73,700 (540) 71,600 (290) 73,400 (620) 74,900 (400) 78,800 (490) 79,300 (560) 79,800 (590)
Michigan 60,800 67,500 59,300 (350) 52,400 (210) 52,900 (250) 54,100 (160) 54,900 (260) 56,200 (270) 56,700 (250)
Minnesota 60,600 71,200 67,100 (290) 64,000 (320) 65,300 (300) 67,300 (430) 68,600 (390) 70,100 (410) 70,300 (330)
Mississippi 39,500 47,400 42,500 (480) 42,500 (450) 42,100 (500) 43,000 (350) 43,700 (350) 44,600 (530) 44,700 (480)

Missouri
51,700 57,400 54,100 (280) 51,100 (360) 51,300 (370) 53,200 (270) 54,100 (240) 55,000 (390) 54,500 (460)
Montana 45,100 49,900 50,700 (760) 49,200 (790) 49,200 (790) 52,500 (910) 52,300 (700) 54,700 (890) 55,300 (710)
Nebraska 51,000 59,300 56,500 (600) 55,900 (630) 55,900 (440) 58,300 (530) 59,600 (490) 61,400 (630) 59,600 (650)
Nevada 60,800 67,400 63,400 (700) 58,900 (560) 54,600 (440) 55,600 (630) 57,700 (570) 59,400 (590) 58,600 (690)
New Hampshire 71,200 74,800 73,200 (780) 70,500 (800) 70,600 (840) 74,500 (810) 74,200 (900) 75,200 (1,050) 75,000 (950)

New Jersey
80,200 83,400 79,500 (410) 78,100 (540) 76,400 (280) 76,500 (390) 79,700 (450) 82,000 (420) 81,700 (420)
New Mexico 47,200 51,600 48,300 (590) 48,600 (510) 47,600 (550) 48,100 (560) 48,900 (530) 47,900 (740) 47,200 (550)
New York 64,600 65,600 63,800 (330) 62,500 (260) 62,500 (250) 64,500 (200) 65,800 (400) 66,500 (320) 67,800 (390)
North Carolina 52,200 59,200 52,500 (250) 50,000 (260) 49,400 (250) 50,700 (340) 52,900 (190) 54,000 (320) 53,900 (350)
North Dakota 45,500 52,300 52,900 (550) 56,200 (1,110) 62,700 (1,080) 64,200 (1,070) 63,500 (970) 63,400 (660) 63,800 (1,410)

Ohio
56,300 61,900 56,100 (270) 52,000 (210) 52,400 (230) 54,100 (150) 54,800 (170) 55,300 (260) 56,100 (260)
Oklahoma 46,200 50,500 47,800 (440) 48,600 (290) 50,500 (290) 51,500 (330) 51,500 (400) 51,300 (360) 51,900 (270)
Oregon 53,400 61,900 55,400 (460) 53,700 (380) 54,200 (320) 57,400 (590) 60,200 (540) 61,700 (500) 63,400 (640)
Pennsylvania 57,000 60,600 57,400 (310) 56,900 (300) 56,500 (270) 59,000 (240) 59,500 (230) 60,600 (280) 60,900 (190)
Rhode Island 63,100 63,600 66,300 (1,080) 60,300 (870) 58,300 (960) 61,600 (1,560) 63,400 (1,010) 65,400 (1,160) 64,300 (260)

South Carolina
51,500 56,100 50,700 (480) 48,500 (300) 48,000 (330) 50,100 (350) 51,800 (380) 51,800 (330) 52,300 (380)
South Dakota 44,100 53,300 52,000 (700) 53,000 (850) 54,100 (660) 56,200 (710) 57,000 (820) 57,900 (820) 56,300 (880)
Tennessee 48,600 55,000 50,100 (380) 47,900 (280) 47,100 (360) 50,100 (320) 50,800 (430) 52,600 (260) 52,400 (300)
Texas 53,000 60,400 54,300 (190) 56,100 (240) 56,300 (240) 59,000 (200) 59,200 (190) 60,600 (310) 60,600 (170)
Utah 57,800 69,100 61,800 (740) 63,200 (440) 64,700 (420) 66,700 (790) 69,000 (610) 70,000 (770) 71,400 (450)

Vermont
58,400 61,800 58,900 (940) 57,000 (1,040) 57,500 (1,110) 60,400 (850) 60,400 (1,060) 58,900 (1,300) 60,800 (940)
Virginia 65,300 70,600 69,900 (420) 70,000 (320) 68,900 (400) 70,200 (350) 71,300 (480) 73,300 (340) 72,600 (420)
Washington 61,100 69,200 63,500 (500) 64,200 (390) 65,200 (310) 68,000 (510) 70,200 (380) 72,700 (360) 74,100 (420)
West Virginia 40,800 44,900 43,100 (630) 44,100 (630) 43,600 (420) 44,500 (510) 45,400 (710) 44,500 (870) 44,100 (620)
Wisconsin 57,700 66,200 60,700 (310) 56,600 (350) 55,900 (280) 59,000 (280) 59,400 (350) 60,800 (370) 60,800 (240)
Wyoming 53,100 57,300 59,600 (1,190) 61,800 (1,330) 60,600 (1,280) 63,800 (1,020) 62,700 (1,410) 61,900 (1,100) 61,600 (850)
1 Based on 1989 incomes collected in the 1990 census.
2 Based on 1999 incomes collected in the 2000 census.
NOTE: Constant dollars adjusted by the Consumer Price Index research series using current methods (CPI-U-RS).
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Commerce, Census Bureau, 1990 Summary Tape File 3 (STF 3), "Median Household Income in 1989," retrieved May 12, 2005, from https://www.census.gov/hhes/www/income/data/historical/state/state1.html; Decennial Census, 2000, Summary Social, Economic, and Housing Characteristics; Census 2000 Summary File 4 (SF 4), retrieved May 12, 2005, from https://data.census.gov/cedsci/table?q=B19013&tid=ACSDT1Y2018.B19013s2000/SF4.html; and American Community Survey (ACS), selected years, 2005 through 2018, retrieved April 14, 2020, from https://data.census.gov/cedsci/table?q=B19013&tid=ACSDT1Y2018.B19013. (This table was prepared April 2020.)

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