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Auburn-Opelika Alabama Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Auburn-Opelika Alabama metro area was $48,056 in 2016, the latest figures available. Auburn median household income is $1,799 higher than the median Alabama household income and $9,561 less than the US median household income. 2017 metro income data (including Auburn median household income) will be released in September of 2018. Median family and per capita income for Auburn-Opelika are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Auburn Alabama

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $57,617 +2.01% +7.02%
Alabama $46,257 +2.04% +4.77%
Auburn $48,056 +1.86% +1.24%

Trends in Auburn, AL Real Median Household Income since 2005

At $48,056, the median household income for Auburn was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2016.

Real Median Household Income: Auburn, Alabama, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Auburn

Date US Alabama Auburn
2016 $57,617 $46,257 $48,056
2015 $56,480 $45,331 $47,178
2014 $54,398 $43,421 $40,483
2013 $53,838 $44,152 $47,469
2012 $53,701 $43,460 $47,086
2011 $53,879 $44,184 $45,838
2010 $55,093 $44,555 $43,352
2009 $56,180 $45,293 $41,306
2008 $58,000 $47,563 $46,583
2007 $58,736 $46,945 $45,557
2006 $57,677 $46,168 $45,709
2005 $56,832 $45,325 $43,265

Auburn Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Auburn was $66,857 in 2016. Compared to the median Alabama family income, Auburn median family income is $7,093 higher. As with the median household income data, 2017 family income data for Auburn will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Median Family Income for Auburn Alabama

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $71,062 +2.81% +7.71%
Alabama $59,764 +3.25% +7.32%
Auburn $66,857 +4.00% +9.60%

Trends in Auburn, AL Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Auburn is $66,857. Real median family income peaked in 2006 at $71,520 and is now $4,663 (6.52%) lower. From a post peak low of $58,142 in 2014, real median family income for Auburn has now grown by $8,715 (14.99%).

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Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Auburn

Date US Alabama Auburn
2016 $71,062 $59,764 $66,857
2015 $69,122 $57,882 $64,287
2014 $66,820 $54,506 $58,142
2013 $65,977 $55,688 $61,003
2012 $65,363 $55,090 $67,129
2011 $65,564 $55,468 $61,268
2010 $66,721 $55,514 $65,213
2009 $68,329 $56,804 $59,863
2008 $70,638 $60,498 $67,052
2007 $70,813 $58,771 $63,893
2006 $69,670 $58,577 $71,520
2005 $68,618 $56,640 $63,024

Auburn Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Auburn was $25,081 in 2016. Compared to the median Alabama per capita income, Auburn median per capita income is $729 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2017 per capita income data for Auburn will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Per Capita Income for Auburn Alabama

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $31,128 +2.54% +7.19%
Alabama $25,810 +2.90% +7.12%
Auburn $25,081 +2.79% -2.73%

Trends in Auburn, AL Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Auburn is $25,081. Real per capita income peaked in 2008 at $27,308 and is now $2,227 (8.16%) lower. From a post peak low of $23,283 in 2011, real per capita income for Auburn has now grown by $1,798 (7.72%).

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Historical Real Per Capita Income for Auburn

Date US Alabama Auburn
2016 $31,128 $25,810 $25,081
2015 $30,358 $25,082 $24,401
2014 $29,288 $23,932 $25,552
2013 $29,041 $24,095 $25,785
2012 $28,558 $23,850 $23,507
2011 $28,494 $24,230 $23,283
2010 $28,687 $24,211 $23,320
2009 $29,542 $25,001 $24,734
2008 $30,755 $26,014 $27,308
2007 $30,894 $25,891 $25,805
2006 $30,078 $25,320 $25,913
2005 $30,768 $26,016 $24,529