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Springfield Illinois Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Springfield Illinois metro area was $53,798 in 2016, the latest figures available. Springfield median household income is $7,162 lower than the median Illinois household income and $3,819 less than the US median household income. 2017 metro income data (including Springfield median household income) will be released in September of 2018. Median family and per capita income for Springfield are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Springfield Illinois

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $57,617 +2.01% +7.02%
Illinois $60,960 +1.03% +5.25%
Springfield $53,798 -8.12% -5.70%

Trends in Springfield, IL Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Springfield is $53,798. Real median household income peaked in 2008 at $59,697 and is now $5,899 (9.88%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Springfield, Illinois, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Springfield

Date US Illinois Springfield
2016 $57,617 $60,960 $53,798
2015 $56,480 $60,341 $58,555
2014 $54,398 $58,237 $55,781
2013 $53,838 $57,919 $57,049
2012 $53,701 $57,638 $58,144
2011 $53,879 $56,794 $54,709
2010 $55,093 $58,314 $55,508
2009 $56,180 $60,369 $58,896
2008 $58,000 $62,689 $59,697
2007 $58,736 $62,653 $55,534
2006 $57,677 $61,909 $57,602
2005 $56,832 $61,770 $56,995

Springfield Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Springfield was $71,923 in 2016. Compared to the median Illinois family income, Springfield median family income is $5,027 lower. As with the median household income data, 2017 family income data for Springfield will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Median Family Income for Springfield Illinois

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $71,062 +2.81% +7.71%
Illinois $76,950 +2.85% +7.36%
Springfield $71,923 -4.68% -2.33%

Trends in Springfield, IL Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Springfield is $71,923. Real median family income peaked in 2008 at $77,092 and is now $5,169 (6.70%) lower.

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Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Springfield

Date US Illinois Springfield
2016 $71,062 $76,950 $71,923
2015 $69,122 $74,817 $75,458
2014 $66,820 $72,787 $74,172
2013 $65,977 $71,672 $73,638
2012 $65,363 $71,821 $73,986
2011 $65,564 $69,964 $71,369
2010 $66,721 $72,014 $69,630
2009 $68,329 $74,732 $74,432
2008 $70,638 $76,872 $77,092
2007 $70,813 $76,124 $68,950
2006 $69,670 $75,140 $73,131
2005 $68,618 $75,183 $74,396

Springfield Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Springfield was $31,439 in 2016. Compared to the median Illinois per capita income, Springfield median per capita income is $1,410 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2017 per capita income data for Springfield will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Per Capita Income for Springfield Illinois

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $31,128 +2.54% +7.19%
Illinois $32,849 +1.79% +6.78%
Springfield $31,439 -4.30% -1.12%

Trends in Springfield, IL Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Springfield is $31,439. Real per capita income peaked in 2015 at $32,850 and is now $1,411 (4.30%) lower.

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Historical Real Per Capita Income for Springfield

Date US Illinois Springfield
2016 $31,128 $32,849 $31,439
2015 $30,358 $32,270 $32,850
2014 $29,288 $30,837 $31,364
2013 $29,041 $30,764 $31,795
2012 $28,558 $30,045 $30,427
2011 $28,494 $29,744 $29,527
2010 $28,687 $30,080 $30,445
2009 $29,542 $31,290 $30,569
2008 $30,755 $32,256 $31,384
2007 $30,894 $32,372 $31,145
2006 $30,078 $31,563 $31,793
2005 $30,768 $32,331 $32,065