Average income of African Americans



Stat: In 2000, median income of African-Americans was $30,436, a 27.6% increase from 1990 versus $42,151 for the U.S.--only a 10.2% increase from 1990.

Stat Categories: African-American Stats

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Publisher (site that mentioned this stat): Hunter Miller Group

Submitted By: Michael Raeford

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