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Birmingham-Hoover Alabama Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Birmingham-Hoover Alabama metro area was $48,328 in 2013, the latest figures available. Birmingham median household income is $5,479 higher than the median Alabama household income and $3,922 less than the US median household income. 2014 metro income data (including Birmingham median household income) will be released in September of 2015. Median family and per capita income for Birmingham-Hoover are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Birmingham Alabama

2013 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $52,250 +0.26% -2.28%
Alabama $42,849 +1.59% -0.91%
Birmingham $48,328 +1.87% +2.30%

Trends in Birmingham, AL Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Birmingham is $48,328. Real median household income peaked in 2008 at $53,359 and is now $5,031 (9.43%) lower. From a post peak low of $47,240 in 2010, real median household income for Birmingham has now grown by $1,088 (2.30%).

Real Median Household Income: Birmingham, Alabama, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Birmingham

Date US Alabama Birmingham
2013 $52,250 $42,849 $48,328
2012 $52,117 $42,178 $47,442
2011 $52,306 $42,894 $47,265
2010 $53,469 $43,242 $47,240
2009 $54,541 $43,972 $48,728
2008 $56,290 $46,161 $53,359
2007 $57,006 $45,562 $53,024
2006 $55,978 $44,808 $51,452
2005 $55,178 $44,005 $52,266

Birmingham Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Birmingham was $60,855 in 2013. Compared to the median Alabama family income, Birmingham median family income is $6,810 higher. As with the median household income data, 2014 family income data for Birmingham will be released in September of 2015.

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Real Median Family Income for Birmingham Alabama

2013 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $64,030 +0.94% -1.12%
Alabama $54,045 +1.08% +0.31%
Birmingham $60,855 +1.03% +5.95%

Trends in Birmingham, AL Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Birmingham is $60,855. Real median family income peaked in 2008 at $65,769 and is now $4,914 (7.47%) lower. From a post peak low of $57,440 in 2010, real median family income for Birmingham has now grown by $3,415 (5.95%).

Real Median Family Income: Birmingham, Alabama, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Birmingham

Date US Alabama Birmingham
2013 $64,030 $54,045 $60,855
2012 $63,435 $53,465 $60,232
2011 $63,650 $53,848 $60,732
2010 $64,754 $53,878 $57,440
2009 $66,336 $55,147 $62,513
2008 $68,556 $58,715 $65,769
2007 $68,727 $57,039 $65,412
2006 $67,618 $56,851 $65,308
2005 $66,621 $54,992 $62,942

Birmingham Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Birmingham was $26,662 in 2013. Compared to the median Alabama per capita income, Birmingham median per capita income is $3,278 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2014 per capita income data for Birmingham will be released in September of 2015.

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Real Per Capita Income for Birmingham Alabama

2013 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $28,184 +1.69% +1.23%
Alabama $23,384 +1.03% -0.48%
Birmingham $26,662 +1.82% +1.97%

Trends in Birmingham, AL Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Birmingham is $26,662. Real per capita income peaked in 2007 at $29,378 and is now $2,716 (9.25%) lower. From a post peak low of $26,148 in 2010, real per capita income for Birmingham has now grown by $514 (1.97%).

Real Per Capita Income: Birmingham, Alabama, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Birmingham

Date US Alabama Birmingham
2013 $28,184 $23,384 $26,662
2012 $27,716 $23,146 $26,185
2011 $27,662 $23,522 $26,332
2010 $27,841 $23,497 $26,148
2009 $28,681 $24,272 $27,708
2008 $29,849 $25,247 $29,378
2007 $29,984 $25,128 $29,378
2006 $29,192 $24,574 $28,559
2005 $29,873 $25,258 $28,502