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Mobile Alabama Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Mobile Alabama metro area was $45,744 in 2016, the latest figures available. Mobile median household income is $513 lower than the median Alabama household income and $11,873 less than the US median household income. 2017 metro income data (including Mobile median household income) will be released in September of 2018. Median family and per capita income for Mobile are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Mobile Alabama

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $57,617 +2.01% +7.02%
Alabama $46,257 +2.04% +4.77%
Mobile $45,744 +5.80% +3.38%

Trends in Mobile, AL Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Mobile is $45,744. Real median household income peaked in 2006 at $46,052 and is now $308 (0.67%) lower. From a post peak low of $41,491 in 2012, real median household income for Mobile has now grown by $4,253 (10.25%).

Real Median Household Income: Mobile, Alabama, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Mobile

Date US Alabama Mobile
2016 $57,617 $46,257 $45,744
2015 $56,480 $45,331 $43,238
2014 $54,398 $43,421 $44,245
2013 $53,838 $44,152 $44,250
2012 $53,701 $43,460 $41,491
2011 $53,879 $44,184 $45,205
2010 $55,093 $44,555 $44,031
2009 $56,180 $45,293 $44,799
2008 $58,000 $47,563 $45,778
2007 $58,736 $46,945 $43,283
2006 $57,677 $46,168 $46,052
2005 $56,832 $45,325 $44,738

Mobile Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Mobile was $56,978 in 2016. Compared to the median Alabama family income, Mobile median family income is $2,786 lower. As with the median household income data, 2017 family income data for Mobile will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Median Family Income for Mobile Alabama

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $71,062 +2.81% +7.71%
Alabama $59,764 +3.25% +7.32%
Mobile $56,978 -0.82% +7.38%

Trends in Mobile, AL Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Mobile is $56,978. Real median family income peaked in 2015 at $57,449 and is now $471 (0.82%) lower.

Real Median Family Income: Mobile, Alabama, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Mobile

Date US Alabama Mobile
2016 $71,062 $59,764 $56,978
2015 $69,122 $57,882 $57,449
2014 $66,820 $54,506 $54,202
2013 $65,977 $55,688 $53,061
2012 $65,363 $55,090 $52,980
2011 $65,564 $55,468 $55,263
2010 $66,721 $55,514 $54,307
2009 $68,329 $56,804 $54,180
2008 $70,638 $60,498 $56,104
2007 $70,813 $58,771 $51,577
2006 $69,670 $58,577 $53,558
2005 $68,618 $56,640 $53,073

Mobile Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Mobile was $24,499 in 2016. Compared to the median Alabama per capita income, Mobile median per capita income is $1,311 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2017 per capita income data for Mobile will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Per Capita Income for Mobile Alabama

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $31,128 +2.54% +7.19%
Alabama $25,810 +2.90% +7.12%
Mobile $24,499 +3.99% +11.71%

Trends in Mobile, AL Real Per Capita Income since 2005

At $24,499, the per capita income for Mobile was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2016.

Real Per Capita Income: Mobile, Alabama, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Mobile

Date US Alabama Mobile
2016 $31,128 $25,810 $24,499
2015 $30,358 $25,082 $23,560
2014 $29,288 $23,932 $23,170
2013 $29,041 $24,095 $21,930
2012 $28,558 $23,850 $22,294
2011 $28,494 $24,230 $23,825
2010 $28,687 $24,211 $23,419
2009 $29,542 $25,001 $23,492
2008 $30,755 $26,014 $24,299
2007 $30,894 $25,891 $23,051
2006 $30,078 $25,320 $23,803
2005 $30,768 $26,016 $24,494