U.S. metropolitan areas with the highest per capita income in 2017

This statistic shows the top 50 metropolitan areas of the U.S. with the highest per capita income in 2017. In 2017, Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk metropolitan in Connecticut was ranked first with per capita income of 54,260 U.S. dollars.

Top 50 metropolitan areas with the highest per capita income in the United States in 2017

Per capita income in U.S. dollars
Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT54,260
San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA52,261
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA51,857
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV47,285
Boulder, CO45,752
Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA-NH45,273
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA43,203
Trenton, NJ42,268
Napa, CA42,133
Naples-Immokalee-Marco Island, FL42,082
Barnstable Town, MA41,708
New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA40,772
Santa Rosa, CA40,392
Manchester-Nashua, NH40,001
Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO39,832
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI39,686
Santa Cruz-Watsonville, CA39,580
Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD39,217
Ann Arbor, MI38,987
Norwich-New London, CT38,662
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT38,551
California-Lexington Park, MD37,970
Austin-Round Rock, TX37,823
Charlottesville, VA37,735
Ocean City, NJ37,610
Madison, WI37,469
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD37,235
Portland-South Portland, ME36,909
Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA36,907
San Diego-Carlsbad, CA36,697
Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY36,549
Rochester, MN36,513
Midland, MI36,349
Midland, TX36,335
Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA36,303
Burlington-South Burlington, VT36,140
Raleigh, NC36,054
New Haven-Milford, CT36,047
Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI36,010
San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles-Arroyo Grande, CA35,982
Fort Collins, CO35,923
Bremerton-Silverdale, WA35,908
Durham-Chapel Hill, NC35,901
Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA35,877
Santa Fe, NM35,719
North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, FL35,680
Anchorage, AK35,544
Worcester, MA-CT35,468
Bismarck, ND35,276
Urban Honolulu, HI35,143
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Release date

December 2018


United States

Survey time period


Age group

16 years and older

Supplementary notes

According to the source, per capita income is the mean income computed for every man, woman, and child in a particular group.

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