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Arkansas Household Income

According to the Census ACS 1-year survey, the median household income for Arkansas was $44,334 in 2016, the latest figures available. Compared to the median US household income, Arkansas median household income is $13,283 lower. 2017 Census ACS data (including 2017 Arkansas household income numbers) will be released in September of 2018. Arkansas median family income and per capita income for Arkansas are shown further down.

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Real Median Household Income in Arkansas

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $57,617 +2.01% +7.02%
Arkansas $44,334 +4.25% +6.21%

Arkansas Real Median Household Income Trends since 2005

At $44,334, the median household income for Arkansas was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2016.

Real Median Household Income: Arkansas, National

Historical Real Median Household Income for Arkansas

Date US Arkansas
2016 $57,617 $44,334
2015 $56,480 $42,526
2014 $54,398 $41,832
2013 $53,838 $41,743
2012 $53,701 $41,931
2011 $53,879 $41,350
2010 $55,093 $42,170
2009 $56,180 $42,311
2008 $58,000 $43,270
2007 $58,736 $44,143
2006 $57,677 $43,568
2005 $56,832 $43,014

Arkansas Family Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows that the median family income for Arkansas was $55,484 in 2016. Compared to the median US family income, Arkansas median family income is $15,578 lower. Like the median household income numbers, 2017 family income data will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Median Family Income in Arkansas

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $71,062 +2.81% +7.71%
Arkansas $55,484 +4.47% +6.81%

Arkansas Real Median Family Income Trends since 2005

At $55,484, the median family income for Arkansas was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2016.

Real Median Family Income: Arkansas, National

Historical Real Median Family Income for Arkansas

Date US Arkansas
2016 $71,062 $55,484
2015 $69,122 $53,112
2014 $66,820 $52,240
2013 $65,977 $51,948
2012 $65,363 $52,581
2011 $65,564 $51,970
2010 $66,721 $51,793
2009 $68,329 $52,429
2008 $70,638 $53,116
2007 $70,813 $54,431
2006 $69,670 $53,679
2005 $68,618 $53,012

Arkansas Per Capita Income

The ACS survey shows the median per capita income for Arkansas was $24,264 in 2016. Compared to the US per capita income, Arkansas per capita income is $6,864 lower. Per capita income numbers for 2017 will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Per Capita Income in Arkansas

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $31,128 +2.54% +7.19%
Arkansas $24,264 +1.58% +7.39%

Arkansas Real Per Capita Income Trends since 2005

At $24,264, the per capita income for Arkansas was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2016.

Real Per Capita Income: Arkansas, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Arkansas

Date US Arkansas
2016 $31,128 $24,264
2015 $30,358 $23,887
2014 $29,288 $23,199
2013 $29,041 $22,594
2012 $28,558 $22,625
2011 $28,494 $22,621
2010 $28,687 $22,815
2009 $29,542 $23,058
2008 $30,755 $23,547
2007 $30,894 $23,971
2006 $30,078 $23,520
2005 $30,768 $23,751