$57,000 – $66,999
$51,000 – $56,999
$41,000 – $50,999
Highest Median Household Incomes
Four of the states with highest incomes have Pacific coastlines (Alaska, Hawaii, California and Washington), while the other six have Atlantic coastlines (Maryland, New Jersey, Massachusetts, Connecticut, New Hampshire and Virginia).
Maryland has the highest median household income followed by Alaska and New Jersey.
|State / District||Median Household Income ($)|
|District of Columbia||75,506|
Lowest Median Household Incomes
Mississippi has the lowest median income followed by West Virginia and Arkansas.
Montana is the only northern state among the 13 lowest income states.
|State||Median Household Income ($)|
Data source: United States Census Bureau (Figures based on 2016 data)
Published: October 13, 2017