The Purchasing Power of Households in Clackamas County Has Fallen Since the RecessionAugust 8, 2016 Median Household in Current Dollars
The unadjusted median household income for Clackamas County came close to the pre-recessionary level, reaching $65,555 in 2014. The county's median household income was $14,467 higher than in Oregon and $11,898 higher than the nation in 2014.
Inflation Adjusted Household Income
When adjusted for inflation, the median household income or the purchasing power of households in Clackamas County has actually fallen by $6,864, declining 9.5 percent since 2008.
Ranges of Household Income
In 2014, one-fourth of households in Clackamas County had adjusted incomes of less than $35,000 and nearly one-third (the largest group) had incomes from $35,000 to $74,999.
Higher income groups included households with wages with $75,000 to $99,999 (15%); households with wages from $100,000 to $149,999 (16%); and households with wages of $150,000 or more (12%).