Median farm income, median off-farm income, and median total income of farm operator households, 2008-2012*

Dollars

Bar chart with 3 groups with 5 items per group.

Group 1, Median farm income.
Item 1, 2008 -3040.
Item 2, 2009 -2740.
Item 3, 2010 -2020.
Item 4, 2011 -2250.
Item 5, 2012* -1453.
Group 2, Median off-farm income.
Item 1, 2008 46524.
Item 2, 2009 47500.
Item 3, 2010 49490.
Item 4, 2011 53424.
Item 5, 2012* 58750.
Group 3, Median total income.
Item 1, 2008 51431.
Item 2, 2009 52235.
Item 3, 2010 54162.
Item 4, 2011 57050.
Item 5, 2012* 68298.

*Differences between 2012 estimates and estimates from prior years reflect changes in survey methodology and implementation associated with the 2012 Agricultural Resource Management Survey in addition to changes in the economic situation of farm households. Source: USDA, Economic Research Service and National Agricultural Statistics Service, Agricultural Resource Management Survey. Data as of November 26, 2013.