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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 $51,459 in 2015, the latest figures available. Birmingham median household income is $6,694 higher than the median Alabama household income and $4,316 less than the US median household income. 2016 metro income data (including Birmingham median household income) will be released in September of 2017. Median family and per capita income for Birmingham-Hoover are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Birmingham Alabama

2015 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $55,775 +3.83% +5.17%
Alabama $44,765 +4.40% +4.30%
Birmingham $51,459 +9.25% +6.60%

Trends in Birmingham, AL Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Birmingham is $51,459. Real median household income peaked in 2008 at $54,294 and is now $2,835 (5.22%) lower. From a post peak low of $47,100 in 2014, real median household income for Birmingham has now grown by $4,359 (9.25%).

Real Median Household Income: Birmingham, Alabama, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Birmingham

Date US Alabama Birmingham
2015 $55,775 $44,765 $51,459
2014 $53,719 $42,879 $47,100
2013 $53,166 $43,601 $49,176
2012 $53,031 $42,918 $48,274
2011 $53,223 $43,647 $48,094
2010 $54,405 $43,999 $48,067
2009 $55,478 $44,728 $49,565
2008 $57,276 $46,969 $54,294
2007 $58,003 $46,359 $53,951
2006 $56,957 $45,592 $52,352
2005 $56,122 $44,759 $53,161

Birmingham Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Birmingham was $65,827 in 2015. Compared to the median Alabama family income, Birmingham median family income is $8,667 higher. As with the median household income data, 2016 family income data for Birmingham will be released in September of 2017.

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Real Median Family Income for Birmingham Alabama

2015 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $68,260 +3.45% +5.75%
Alabama $57,160 +6.19% +5.07%
Birmingham $65,827 +10.43% +7.40%

Trends in Birmingham, AL Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Birmingham is $65,827. Real median family income peaked in 2008 at $66,921 and is now $1,094 (1.63%) lower. From a post peak low of $58,446 in 2010, real median family income for Birmingham has now grown by $7,381 (12.63%).

Real Median Family Income: Birmingham, Alabama, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Birmingham

Date US Alabama Birmingham
2015 $68,260 $57,160 $65,827
2014 $65,986 $53,826 $59,608
2013 $65,153 $54,993 $61,922
2012 $64,548 $54,403 $61,289
2011 $64,766 $54,792 $61,796
2010 $65,888 $54,821 $58,446
2009 $67,476 $56,095 $63,587
2008 $69,756 $59,743 $66,921
2007 $69,929 $58,037 $66,555
2006 $68,801 $57,846 $66,451
2005 $67,761 $55,933 $64,019

Birmingham Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Birmingham was $27,886 in 2015. Compared to the median Alabama per capita income, Birmingham median per capita income is $3,117 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2016 per capita income data for Birmingham will be released in September of 2017.

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Real Per Capita Income for Birmingham Alabama

2015 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $29,979 +3.65% +6.30%
Alabama $24,769 +4.81% +5.17%
Birmingham $27,886 +7.36% +4.66%

Trends in Birmingham, AL Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Birmingham is $27,886. Real per capita income peaked in 2007 at $29,892 and is now $2,006 (6.71%) lower. From a post peak low of $25,975 in 2014, real per capita income for Birmingham has now grown by $1,911 (7.36%).

Real Per Capita Income: Birmingham, Alabama, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Birmingham

Date US Alabama Birmingham
2015 $29,979 $24,769 $27,886
2014 $28,922 $23,633 $25,975
2013 $28,678 $23,794 $27,130
2012 $28,202 $23,552 $26,644
2011 $28,147 $23,935 $26,794
2010 $28,329 $23,909 $26,606
2009 $29,174 $24,689 $28,184
2008 $30,371 $25,689 $29,892
2007 $30,508 $25,567 $29,892
2006 $29,703 $25,004 $29,059
2005 $30,384 $25,691 $28,989