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Anchorage Alaska Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Anchorage Alaska metro area was $82,203 in 2016, the latest figures available. Anchorage median household income is $5,763 higher than the median Alaska household income and $24,586 greater than the US median household income. 2017 metro income data (including Anchorage median household income) will be released in September of 2018. Median family and per capita income for Anchorage are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Anchorage Alaska

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $57,617 +2.01% +7.02%
Alaska $76,440 +2.91% +2.70%
Anchorage $82,203 +3.76% +3.83%

Trends in Anchorage, AK Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Anchorage is $82,203. Real median household income peaked in 2008 at $83,646 and is now $1,443 (1.73%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Anchorage, Alaska, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Anchorage

Date US Alaska Anchorage
2016 $57,617 $76,440 $82,203
2015 $56,480 $74,282 $79,226
2014 $54,398 $72,572 $76,727
2013 $53,838 $74,433 $79,167
2012 $53,701 $70,783 $74,737
2011 $53,879 $72,360 $76,494
2010 $55,093 $71,088 $78,699
2009 $56,180 $74,897 $81,339
2008 $58,000 $76,317 $83,646
2007 $58,736 $74,471 $78,710
2006 $57,677 $70,702 $74,416
2005 $56,832 $69,112 $73,962

Anchorage Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Anchorage was $95,872 in 2016. Compared to the median Alaska family income, Anchorage median family income is $7,268 higher. As with the median household income data, 2017 family income data for Anchorage will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Median Family Income for Anchorage Alaska

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $71,062 +2.81% +7.71%
Alaska $88,604 +1.30% +0.71%
Anchorage $95,872 +2.23% +4.96%

Trends in Anchorage, AK Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Anchorage is $95,872. Real median family income peaked in 2008 at $96,190 and is now $318 (0.33%) lower.

Real Median Family Income: Anchorage, Alaska, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Anchorage

Date US Alaska Anchorage
2016 $71,062 $88,604 $95,872
2015 $69,122 $87,467 $93,782
2014 $66,820 $83,444 $87,880
2013 $65,977 $87,981 $91,339
2012 $65,363 $83,858 $89,018
2011 $65,564 $80,854 $87,099
2010 $66,721 $84,723 $90,977
2009 $68,329 $89,418 $93,049
2008 $70,638 $88,669 $96,190
2007 $70,813 $84,347 $91,082
2006 $69,670 $83,176 $88,071
2005 $68,618 $82,447 $87,024

Anchorage Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Anchorage was $36,479 in 2016. Compared to the median Alaska per capita income, Anchorage median per capita income is $2,292 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2017 per capita income data for Anchorage will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Per Capita Income for Anchorage Alaska

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $31,128 +2.54% +7.19%
Alaska $34,187 -1.72% +2.17%
Anchorage $36,479 -1.93% +2.58%

Trends in Anchorage, AK Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Anchorage is $36,479. Real per capita income peaked in 2008 at $37,816 and is now $1,337 (3.54%) lower.

Real Per Capita Income: Anchorage, Alaska, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Anchorage

Date US Alaska Anchorage
2016 $31,128 $34,187 $36,479
2015 $30,358 $34,786 $37,197
2014 $29,288 $33,519 $34,758
2013 $29,041 $33,461 $35,560
2012 $28,558 $33,336 $34,710
2011 $28,494 $33,505 $35,559
2010 $28,687 $33,684 $36,560
2009 $29,542 $33,005 $35,100
2008 $30,755 $34,753 $37,816
2007 $30,894 $33,444 $35,527
2006 $30,078 $32,045 $34,565
2005 $30,768 $32,335 $34,849