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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 $47,046 in 2014, the latest figures available. Birmingham median household income is $4,216 higher than the median Alabama household income and $6,611 less than the US median household income. 2015 metro income data (including Birmingham median household income) will be released in September of 2016. Median family and per capita income for Birmingham-Hoover are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Birmingham Alabama

2014 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $53,657 +1.04% +0.93%
Alabama $42,830 -1.65% -1.76%
Birmingham $47,046 -4.22% -2.07%

Trends in Birmingham, AL Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Birmingham is $47,046. Real median household income peaked in 2008 at $54,232 and is now $7,186 (13.25%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Birmingham, Alabama, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Birmingham

Date US Alabama Birmingham
2014 $53,657 $42,830 $47,046
2013 $53,105 $43,550 $49,119
2012 $52,970 $42,868 $48,219
2011 $53,162 $43,596 $48,038
2010 $54,343 $43,949 $48,013
2009 $55,415 $44,676 $49,508
2008 $57,211 $46,915 $54,232
2007 $57,936 $46,305 $53,889
2006 $56,892 $45,539 $52,292
2005 $56,058 $44,708 $53,100

Birmingham Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Birmingham was $59,539 in 2014. Compared to the median Alabama family income, Birmingham median family income is $5,775 higher. As with the median household income data, 2015 family income data for Birmingham will be released in September of 2016.

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Real Median Family Income for Birmingham Alabama

2014 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $65,910 +1.28% +1.88%
Alabama $53,764 -2.12% -1.76%
Birmingham $59,539 -3.74% -3.54%

Trends in Birmingham, AL Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Birmingham is $59,539. Real median family income peaked in 2008 at $66,844 and is now $7,305 (10.93%) lower. From a post peak low of $58,379 in 2010, real median family income for Birmingham has now grown by $1,160 (1.99%).

Real Median Family Income: Birmingham, Alabama, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Birmingham

Date US Alabama Birmingham
2014 $65,910 $53,764 $59,539
2013 $65,078 $54,929 $61,851
2012 $64,473 $54,340 $61,218
2011 $64,691 $54,729 $61,725
2010 $65,813 $54,759 $58,379
2009 $67,399 $56,031 $63,514
2008 $69,677 $59,675 $66,844
2007 $69,849 $57,970 $66,479
2006 $68,722 $57,779 $66,374
2005 $67,684 $55,869 $63,946

Birmingham Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Birmingham was $25,945 in 2014. Compared to the median Alabama per capita income, Birmingham median per capita income is $2,339 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2015 per capita income data for Birmingham will be released in September of 2016.

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Real Per Capita Income for Birmingham Alabama

2014 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $28,889 +0.85% +2.75%
Alabama $23,606 -0.68% -1.26%
Birmingham $25,945 -4.25% -3.06%

Trends in Birmingham, AL Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Birmingham is $25,945. Real per capita income peaked in 2008 at $29,858 and is now $3,913 (13.11%) lower.

Real Per Capita Income: Birmingham, Alabama, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Birmingham

Date US Alabama Birmingham
2014 $28,889 $23,606 $25,945
2013 $28,645 $23,767 $27,098
2012 $28,169 $23,525 $26,613
2011 $28,115 $23,907 $26,763
2010 $28,297 $23,881 $26,575
2009 $29,140 $24,660 $28,152
2008 $30,337 $25,660 $29,858
2007 $30,473 $25,538 $29,857
2006 $29,669 $24,975 $29,025
2005 $30,349 $25,662 $28,956