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Decatur Illinois Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Decatur Illinois metro area was $46,198 in 2016, the latest figures available. Decatur median household income is $14,762 lower than the median Illinois household income and $11,419 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 Illinois

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $57,617 +2.01% +7.02%
Illinois $60,960 +1.03% +5.25%
Decatur $46,198 -5.03% -2.44%

Trends in Decatur, IL Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Decatur is $46,198. Real median household income peaked in 2007 at $51,816 and is now $5,618 (10.84%) lower. From a post peak low of $45,045 in 2010, real median household income for Decatur has now grown by $1,153 (2.56%).

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Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Decatur

Date US Illinois Decatur
2016 $57,617 $60,960 $46,198
2015 $56,480 $60,341 $48,647
2014 $54,398 $58,237 $48,231
2013 $53,838 $57,919 $47,354
2012 $53,701 $57,638 $46,553
2011 $53,879 $56,794 $47,385
2010 $55,093 $58,314 $45,045
2009 $56,180 $60,369 $49,338
2008 $58,000 $62,689 $50,888
2007 $58,736 $62,653 $51,816
2006 $57,677 $61,909 $48,818
2005 $56,832 $61,770 $48,082

Decatur Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Decatur was $62,985 in 2016. Compared to the median Illinois family income, Decatur median family income is $13,965 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 Illinois

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $71,062 +2.81% +7.71%
Illinois $76,950 +2.85% +7.36%
Decatur $62,985 -1.74% +7.09%

Trends in Decatur, IL Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Decatur is $62,985. Real median family income peaked in 2014 at $65,858 and is now $2,873 (4.36%) lower.

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Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Decatur

Date US Illinois Decatur
2016 $71,062 $76,950 $62,985
2015 $69,122 $74,817 $64,103
2014 $66,820 $72,787 $65,858
2013 $65,977 $71,672 $58,817
2012 $65,363 $71,821 $56,540
2011 $65,564 $69,964 $65,335
2010 $66,721 $72,014 $57,880
2009 $68,329 $74,732 $62,113
2008 $70,638 $76,872 $63,594
2007 $70,813 $76,124 $63,778
2006 $69,670 $75,140 $65,850
2005 $68,618 $75,183 $63,724

Decatur Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Decatur was $26,729 in 2016. Compared to the median Illinois per capita income, Decatur median per capita income is $6,120 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 Illinois

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $31,128 +2.54% +7.19%
Illinois $32,849 +1.79% +6.78%
Decatur $26,729 -6.35% -0.79%

Trends in Decatur, IL Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Decatur is $26,729. Real per capita income peaked in 2007 at $29,096 and is now $2,367 (8.14%) lower. From a post peak low of $24,976 in 2010, real per capita income for Decatur has now grown by $1,753 (7.02%).

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Historical Real Per Capita Income for Decatur

Date US Illinois Decatur
2016 $31,128 $32,849 $26,729
2015 $30,358 $32,270 $28,541
2014 $29,288 $30,837 $26,824
2013 $29,041 $30,764 $26,943
2012 $28,558 $30,045 $25,879
2011 $28,494 $29,744 $26,932
2010 $28,687 $30,080 $24,976
2009 $29,542 $31,290 $28,950
2008 $30,755 $32,256 $28,886
2007 $30,894 $32,372 $29,096
2006 $30,078 $31,563 $26,799
2005 $30,768 $32,331 $28,673