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Decatur Alabama Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Decatur Alabama metro area was $44,575 in 2016, the latest figures available. Decatur median household income is $1,682 lower than the median Alabama household income and $13,042 less than the US median household income. 2017 metro income data (including Decatur median household income) will be released in September of 2018. Median family and per capita income for Decatur are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Decatur Alabama

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $57,617 +2.01% +7.02%
Alabama $46,257 +2.04% +4.77%
Decatur $44,575 -4.63% +1.55%

Trends in Decatur, AL Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Decatur is $44,575. Real median household income peaked in 2008 at $52,397 and is now $7,822 (14.93%) lower. From a post peak low of $42,178 in 2009, real median household income for Decatur has now grown by $2,397 (5.68%).

Real Median Household Income: Decatur, Alabama, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Decatur

Date US Alabama Decatur
2016 $57,617 $46,257 $44,575
2015 $56,480 $45,331 $46,740
2014 $54,398 $43,421 $45,216
2013 $53,838 $44,152 $43,893
2012 $53,701 $43,460 $43,997
2011 $53,879 $44,184 $44,778
2010 $55,093 $44,555 $46,425
2009 $56,180 $45,293 $42,178
2008 $58,000 $47,563 $52,397
2007 $58,736 $46,945 $49,266
2006 $57,677 $46,168 $46,536
2005 $56,832 $45,325 $50,933

Decatur Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Decatur was $59,072 in 2016. Compared to the median Alabama family income, Decatur median family income is $692 lower. As with the median household income data, 2017 family income data for Decatur will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Median Family Income for Decatur Alabama

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $71,062 +2.81% +7.71%
Alabama $59,764 +3.25% +7.32%
Decatur $59,072 +4.80% +4.77%

Trends in Decatur, AL Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Decatur is $59,072. Real median family income peaked in 2008 at $63,692 and is now $4,620 (7.25%) lower. From a post peak low of $53,334 in 2009, real median family income for Decatur has now grown by $5,738 (10.76%).

Real Median Family Income: Decatur, Alabama, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Decatur

Date US Alabama Decatur
2016 $71,062 $59,764 $59,072
2015 $69,122 $57,882 $56,368
2014 $66,820 $54,506 $56,682
2013 $65,977 $55,688 $56,384
2012 $65,363 $55,090 $53,980
2011 $65,564 $55,468 $54,883
2010 $66,721 $55,514 $57,158
2009 $68,329 $56,804 $53,334
2008 $70,638 $60,498 $63,692
2007 $70,813 $58,771 $58,604
2006 $69,670 $58,577 $59,212
2005 $68,618 $56,640 $63,661

Decatur Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Decatur was $23,633 in 2016. Compared to the median Alabama per capita income, Decatur median per capita income is $2,177 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2017 per capita income data for Decatur will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Per Capita Income for Decatur Alabama

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $31,128 +2.54% +7.19%
Alabama $25,810 +2.90% +7.12%
Decatur $23,633 -5.51% +1.87%

Trends in Decatur, AL Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Decatur is $23,633. Real per capita income peaked in 2008 at $25,861 and is now $2,228 (8.62%) lower. From a post peak low of $23,199 in 2013, real per capita income for Decatur has now grown by $434 (1.87%).

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Historical Real Per Capita Income for Decatur

Date US Alabama Decatur
2016 $31,128 $25,810 $23,633
2015 $30,358 $25,082 $25,012
2014 $29,288 $23,932 $23,544
2013 $29,041 $24,095 $23,199
2012 $28,558 $23,850 $23,739
2011 $28,494 $24,230 $25,114
2010 $28,687 $24,211 $23,440
2009 $29,542 $25,001 $23,336
2008 $30,755 $26,014 $25,861
2007 $30,894 $25,891 $24,849
2006 $30,078 $25,320 $24,871
2005 $30,768 $26,016 $25,740