Median total household income among all farm households ($57,050) exceeded the median for all U.S. households ($50,054) in 2011. More than half of U.S. farms are very small, with annual sales under $10,000; the households operating these farms typically draw all of their income from off-farm sources. Median household income and income from farming increase with farm size; the typical household operating the largest commercial farms earned about $380,000 in 2011, and most of that came from farming.
Embed this chart
Download higher resolution chart (4267 pixels by 3640 pixels, 300 dpi)