Charlotte median income lower than 2010
WASHINGTON – The Charlotte metro area’s 2013 median household income, $51,251, decreased since 2010, the first full year after the last recession, when it was $53,661 in 2013 dollars, according to new statistics released last week from the U.S. Census Bureau’s American Community Survey, the nation’s most comprehensive data source on American households.
Income is one of more than 40 topics covered in the American Community Survey. The full set of social, economic, housing and demographic statistics can be found on census.gov. These include topics such as marital status, educational attainment, language spoken, ancestry and more.
Highlights for the Charlotte metro area include: