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Tuscaloosa Alabama Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Tuscaloosa Alabama metro area was $46,086 in 2016, the latest figures available. Tuscaloosa median household income is $171 lower than the median Alabama household income and $11,531 less than the US median household income. 2017 metro income data (including Tuscaloosa median household income) will be released in September of 2018. Median family and per capita income for Tuscaloosa are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Tuscaloosa Alabama

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $57,617 +2.01% +7.02%
Alabama $46,257 +2.04% +4.77%
Tuscaloosa $46,086 -2.06% -0.38%

Trends in Tuscaloosa, AL Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Tuscaloosa is $46,086. Real median household income peaked in 2015 at $47,057 and is now $971 (2.06%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Tuscaloosa, Alabama, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Tuscaloosa

Date US Alabama Tuscaloosa
2016 $57,617 $46,257 $46,086
2015 $56,480 $45,331 $47,057
2014 $54,398 $43,421 $44,753
2013 $53,838 $44,152 $46,260
2012 $53,701 $43,460 $40,507
2011 $53,879 $44,184 $43,171
2010 $55,093 $44,555 $45,186
2009 $56,180 $45,293 $44,765
2008 $58,000 $47,563 $45,039
2007 $58,736 $46,945 $45,169
2006 $57,677 $46,168 $42,254
2005 $56,832 $45,325 $38,969

Tuscaloosa Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Tuscaloosa was $62,970 in 2016. Compared to the median Alabama family income, Tuscaloosa median family income is $3,206 higher. As with the median household income data, 2017 family income data for Tuscaloosa will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Median Family Income for Tuscaloosa Alabama

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $71,062 +2.81% +7.71%
Alabama $59,764 +3.25% +7.32%
Tuscaloosa $62,970 +7.85% +8.39%

Trends in Tuscaloosa, AL Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Tuscaloosa is $62,970. Real median family income peaked in 2008 at $64,975 and is now $2,005 (3.09%) lower. From a post peak low of $52,523 in 2012, real median family income for Tuscaloosa has now grown by $10,447 (19.89%).

Real Median Family Income: Tuscaloosa, Alabama, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Tuscaloosa

Date US Alabama Tuscaloosa
2016 $71,062 $59,764 $62,970
2015 $69,122 $57,882 $58,389
2014 $66,820 $54,506 $57,827
2013 $65,977 $55,688 $58,095
2012 $65,363 $55,090 $52,523
2011 $65,564 $55,468 $55,805
2010 $66,721 $55,514 $57,681
2009 $68,329 $56,804 $57,204
2008 $70,638 $60,498 $64,975
2007 $70,813 $58,771 $61,011
2006 $69,670 $58,577 $62,708
2005 $68,618 $56,640 $52,771

Tuscaloosa Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Tuscaloosa was $24,345 in 2016. Compared to the median Alabama per capita income, Tuscaloosa median per capita income is $1,465 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2017 per capita income data for Tuscaloosa will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Per Capita Income for Tuscaloosa Alabama

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $31,128 +2.54% +7.19%
Alabama $25,810 +2.90% +7.12%
Tuscaloosa $24,345 -0.11% +10.27%

Trends in Tuscaloosa, AL Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Tuscaloosa is $24,345. Real per capita income peaked in 2006 at $25,980 and is now $1,635 (6.29%) lower. From a post peak low of $21,371 in 2012, real per capita income for Tuscaloosa has now grown by $2,974 (13.92%).

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Historical Real Per Capita Income for Tuscaloosa

Date US Alabama Tuscaloosa
2016 $31,128 $25,810 $24,345
2015 $30,358 $25,082 $24,371
2014 $29,288 $23,932 $22,462
2013 $29,041 $24,095 $22,078
2012 $28,558 $23,850 $21,371
2011 $28,494 $24,230 $22,120
2010 $28,687 $24,211 $23,552
2009 $29,542 $25,001 $23,263
2008 $30,755 $26,014 $24,333
2007 $30,894 $25,891 $25,080
2006 $30,078 $25,320 $25,980
2005 $30,768 $26,016 $23,638