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Elkhart-Goshen Indiana Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Elkhart-Goshen Indiana metro area was $54,216 in 2016, the latest figures available. Elkhart median household income is $1,902 higher than the median Indiana household income and $3,401 less than the US median household income. 2017 metro income data (including Elkhart median household income) will be released in September of 2018. Median family and per capita income for Elkhart-Goshen are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Elkhart Indiana

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $57,617 +2.01% +7.02%
Indiana $52,314 +2.24% +6.82%
Elkhart $54,216 +8.04% +15.93%

Trends in Elkhart, IN Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Elkhart is $54,216. Real median household income peaked in 2006 at $55,604 and is now $1,388 (2.50%) lower. From a post peak low of $45,958 in 2010, real median household income for Elkhart has now grown by $8,258 (17.97%).

Real Median Household Income: Elkhart, Indiana, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Elkhart

Date US Indiana Elkhart
2016 $57,617 $52,314 $54,216
2015 $56,480 $51,170 $50,182
2014 $54,398 $50,129 $50,627
2013 $53,838 $48,974 $46,767
2012 $53,701 $49,105 $47,370
2011 $53,879 $49,543 $46,214
2010 $55,093 $49,112 $45,958
2009 $56,180 $50,814 $47,857
2008 $58,000 $53,471 $55,189
2007 $58,736 $54,925 $55,524
2006 $57,677 $54,038 $55,604
2005 $56,832 $54,068 $55,165

Elkhart Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Elkhart was $65,003 in 2016. Compared to the median Indiana family income, Elkhart median family income is $1,029 lower. As with the median household income data, 2017 family income data for Elkhart will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Median Family Income for Elkhart Indiana

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $71,062 +2.81% +7.71%
Indiana $66,032 +3.23% +7.83%
Elkhart $65,003 +10.64% +23.84%

Trends in Elkhart, IN Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Elkhart is $65,003. Real median family income peaked in 2008 at $65,505 and is now $502 (0.77%) lower. From a post peak low of $52,488 in 2013, real median family income for Elkhart has now grown by $12,515 (23.84%).

Real Median Family Income: Elkhart, Indiana, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Elkhart

Date US Indiana Elkhart
2016 $71,062 $66,032 $65,003
2015 $69,122 $63,963 $58,752
2014 $66,820 $61,619 $57,202
2013 $65,977 $61,235 $52,488
2012 $65,363 $61,254 $52,966
2011 $65,564 $60,969 $58,235
2010 $66,721 $60,951 $53,733
2009 $68,329 $63,128 $54,375
2008 $70,638 $66,195 $65,505
2007 $70,813 $66,832 $61,694
2006 $69,670 $66,402 $63,750
2005 $68,618 $66,461 $65,275

Elkhart Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Elkhart was $23,630 in 2016. Compared to the median Indiana per capita income, Elkhart median per capita income is $3,834 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2017 per capita income data for Elkhart will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Per Capita Income for Elkhart Indiana

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $31,128 +2.54% +7.19%
Indiana $27,464 +2.75% +7.49%
Elkhart $23,630 +1.59% +12.85%

Trends in Elkhart, IN Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Elkhart is $23,630. Real per capita income peaked in 2008 at $26,713 and is now $3,083 (11.54%) lower. From a post peak low of $20,939 in 2013, real per capita income for Elkhart has now grown by $2,691 (12.85%).

Real Per Capita Income: Elkhart, Indiana, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Elkhart

Date US Indiana Elkhart
2016 $31,128 $27,464 $23,630
2015 $30,358 $26,729 $23,261
2014 $29,288 $25,487 $22,262
2013 $29,041 $25,550 $20,939
2012 $28,558 $24,982 $22,086
2011 $28,494 $25,097 $21,485
2010 $28,687 $25,106 $21,463
2009 $29,542 $25,916 $22,212
2008 $30,755 $27,447 $26,713
2007 $30,894 $27,556 $25,644
2006 $30,078 $27,119 $26,413
2005 $30,768 $27,676 $26,350