Statistics for 2019 Tax Returns with EITC

Nationwide during 2019, 25 million eligible workers and families received about $63 billion in EITC.

The average amount of EITC received nationwide was about $2,476.

 

State Number of EITC Claims1 Total EITC Amount1

Average EITC Amount1

ALABAMA 471 K $1.3 B $2,829
ALASKA

45 K

$95 M

$2,130

ARIZONA

559 K

$1.4 B

$2,593

ARKANSAS

283 K

$764 M

$2,700

CALIFORNIA 

2.82 M

$6.6 B

$2,333

COLORADO

332 K

$729 M

$2,194

CONNECTICUT

216 K

$485 M

$2,243

DELAWARE

72 K

$174 M

$2,409

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

49 K

$115 M

$2,365

FLORIDA

2.11 M

$5.3 B

$2,500

GEORGIA

1.04 M

$2.9 B

$2,783

HAWAII

94 K

$205 M

$2,177

IDAHO

124 K

$288 M

$2,314

ILLINOIS

922 K

$2.3 B

$2,506

INDIANA

510 K

$1.2 B

$2,440

IOWA

194 K

$451 M

$2,321

KANSAS

195 K

$469 M

$2,399

KENTUCKY

380 K

$943 M

$2,482

LOUISIANA

488 K

$1.4 B

$2,896

MAINE

95 K

$200 M

$2,110

MARYLAND

394 K

$922 M

$2,340

MASSACHUSETTS

382 K

$811 M

$2,122

MICHIGAN

743 K

$1.9 B

$2,513

MINNESOTA

316 K

$699 M

$2,209

MISSISSIPPI

357 K

$1.0 B

$2,926

MISSOURI

476 K

$1.2 B

$2,470

MONTANA

74 K

$161 M

$2,176

NEBRASKA

126 K

$301 M

$2,381

NEVADA

254 K

$620 M

$2,442

NEW HAMPSHIRE

70 K

$138 M

$1,966

NEW JERSEY

583 K

$1.4 B

$2,363

NEW MEXICO

199 K

$493 M

$2,474

NEW YORK

1.62 M

$3.8 B

$2,346

NORTH CAROLINA

892 K

$2.2 B

$2,517

NORTH DAKOTA

42 K

$92 M

$2,210

OHIO

887 K

$2.2 B

$2,470

OKLAHOMA

322 K

$830 M

$2,577

OREGON

257 K

$542 M

$2,112

PENNSYLVANIA

890 K

$2.0 B

$2,295

RHODE ISLAND

80 K

$183 M

$2,302

SOUTH CAROLINA

468 K

$1.2 B

$2,586

SOUTH DAKOTA

58 K

$133 M

$2,274

TENNESSEE

606 K

$1.6 B

$2,564

TEXAS

2.6 M

$7.1 B

$2,752

UTAH

179 K

$414 M

$2,311

VERMONT

41 K

$80 M

$1,955

VIRGINIA

583 K

$1.4 B

$2,364

WASHINGTON

405 K

$883 M

$2,108

WEST VIRGINIA

141 K

$335 M

$2,367

WISCONSIN

351 K

$795 M

$2,266

WYOMING

34 K

$75 M

$2,191

INTERNATIONAL 18 K $39 M $2,186

1Source - Calendar Year Report December 2019.

 

Prior Year Statistics