Table 8. Median Household Income by Selected Household Characteristics
                 New Jersey and United States: 2001 to 2016 (in 2016 dollars)
Two-year Moving Average 2001-02   2002-03  2003-04  2004-05 2005-06 2006-07 2007-08 2008-09 2009-10 2010-11 2011-12 2012-13 2013-14 2014-15 2015-16
New Jersey
ALL HOUSEHOLDS $72,807 $73,913 $72,258 $74,412 $79,202 $74,856 $70,867 $72,078 $70,485 $67,357 $67,434 $66,134 $64,481 $66,077 $66,145
RACE of HOUSEHOLDER
  White $76,854 $77,401 $75,875 $79,639 $84,633 $80,641 $76,973 $77,093 $75,054 $71,764 $71,872 $68,890 $67,624 $68,598 $67,572
  Black $45,566 $48,204 $47,801 $52,580 $51,688 $42,668 $42,818 $43,301 $39,391 $38,383 $40,165 $40,081 $41,656 $43,155 $40,846
  Hispanic origin $52,745 $53,851 $48,079 $49,975 $54,689 $54,785 $51,654 $53,119 $54,728 $47,571 $42,816 $42,500 $41,933 $42,055 $40,983
SEX of HOUSEHOLDER
  Male Householders $85,447 $87,195 $85,199 $86,980 $92,230 $89,480 $87,454 $86,470 $83,541 $84,333 $84,950 $80,675 $74,637 $72,714 $76,421
  Female Householders $57,128 $58,544 $58,711 $62,050 $65,691 $59,650 $55,280 $57,054 $55,409 $51,066 $51,121 $50,806 $52,428 $54,492 $53,037
TENURE
  Owner $93,253 $94,033 $93,082 $96,283 $101,786 $98,092 $93,727 $92,002 $89,419 $90,225 $89,974 $84,894 $84,445 $87,760 $88,869
  Renter $44,140 $44,914 $41,124 $42,330 $46,626 $45,066 $44,011 $45,162 $43,752 $40,460 $36,033 $33,500 $36,666 $42,049 $41,985
United States
ALL HOUSEHOLDS $56,937 $56,559 $56,475 $56,686 $57,200 $57,844 $57,197 $55,984 $55,102 $53,903 $53,345 $53,391 $53,911 $55,719 $56,746
RACE of HOUSEHOLDER
  White $60,316 $59,876 $59,472 $59,551 $60,057 $60,413 $59,427 $58,270 $57,586 $56,374 $55,899 $56,501 $56,329 $58,267 $60,017
  Black $39,274 $38,631 $38,432 $38,047 $37,955 $38,640 $38,676 $37,285 $35,867 $34,830 $34,572 $35,190 $35,552 $34,956 $35,669
  Hispanic origin $45,997 $43,601 $43,294 $43,822 $44,557 $44,883 $43,540 $42,418 $42,043 $41,360 $40,977 $41,476 $41,378 $43,120 $45,337
SEX of HOUSEHOLDER
  Male Householders $67,921 $67,004 $66,302 $66,117 $66,502 $67,459 $66,998 $65,105 $63,782 $62,527 $62,079 $62,374 $62,861 $64,921 $66,132
  Female Householders $46,196 $46,623 $46,534 $46,608 $47,275 $47,786 $47,117 $46,346 $45,746 $44,793 $44,466 $45,211 $45,789 $46,834 $47,881
TENURE
  Owner $69,866 $69,844 $69,879 $69,958 $70,824 $71,463 $70,437 $69,238 $68,465 $67,252 $66,843 $67,004 $67,723 $70,168 $71,341
  Renter $37,618 $36,258 $35,407 $35,186 $35,789 $36,462 $35,913 $35,155 $34,434 $33,785 $33,733 $34,675 $35,547 $35,469 $36,617
                         
     
Note: The New Jersey income figures were inflated by the average of New York-metro and 
          Philadelphia-metro Consumer Price Indexes for all Urban Consumers (CPI-U).  
          The US figures were inflated by the national CPI-U.
Source: US Bureau of the Census, Current Population Survey (CPS): March 2002 through 2016.
Prepared by : NJ Dept of Labor & Workforce Dev., Div. of Economic & Demographic Research, 10/16.