Metro Denver has one of the nation's strongest metropolitan economies. Median household income in the Metro Denver area was $71,146 in 2015, compared to the national median income of $55,775.

Metro Denver has historically enjoyed higher household incomes than much of the nation due to the high education attainment levels of the Metro Denver workforce and a higher-than-average concentration of two-earner households.

Metro Denver N. Colorado Colorado
Per Capita Personal Income $56,601 $44,151 $50,899
Median Household Income $71,146 $67,588 $63,909