Household Income

Percent Change in the Number of Households by Income Range

Santa Clara & San Mateo Counties, and San Francisco | 2014-2018

Data Source:

United States Census Bureau, American Community Survey

Analysis:

Silicon Valley Institute for Regional Studies

Data for Distribution of Income and Housing Dynamics are from the U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey, 1-Year Estimates. Income ranges for 2014-2018 household counts by income category are based on inflation-adjusted 2018 dollars, 2013 counts are based on inflation-adjusted 2017 dollars, and 2010-2012 counts are based on inflation-adjusted 2015 dollars. Silicon Valley data includes Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties. Income is the sum of the amounts reported separately for the following eight types of income: Wage or salary income; Net self-employment income; Interest, dividends, or net rental or royalty income from estates and trusts; Social Security or railroad retirement income; Supplemental Security Income; Public assistance or welfare payments; Retirement, survivor, or disability pensions; and All other income.

Household income includes wage and salary income, net self-employment income, interest dividends, net rental or royalty income from estates and trusts, Social Security or railroad retirement income, Supplemental Security Income, public assistance or welfare payments, retirement, survivor, or disability pensions, and all other income excluding stock options.

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