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Fort Wayne Indiana Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Fort Wayne Indiana metro area was $51,519 in 2016, the latest figures available. Fort Wayne median household income is $795 lower than the median Indiana household income and $6,098 less than the US median household income. 2017 metro income data (including Fort Wayne median household income) will be released in September of 2018. Median family and per capita income for Fort Wayne are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Fort Wayne Indiana

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $57,617 +2.01% +7.02%
Indiana $52,314 +2.24% +6.82%
Fort Wayne $51,519 +0.04% +8.68%

Trends in Fort Wayne, IN Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Fort wayne is $51,519. Real median household income peaked in 2007 at $55,910 and is now $4,391 (7.85%) lower. From a post peak low of $47,404 in 2013, real median household income for Fort wayne has now grown by $4,115 (8.68%).

Real Median Household Income: Fort Wayne, Indiana, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Fort Wayne

Date US Indiana Fort Wayne
2016 $57,617 $52,314 $51,519
2015 $56,480 $51,170 $51,498
2014 $54,398 $50,129 $50,087
2013 $53,838 $48,974 $47,404
2012 $53,701 $49,105 $51,537
2011 $53,879 $49,543 $50,660
2010 $55,093 $49,112 $51,744
2009 $56,180 $50,814 $52,654
2008 $58,000 $53,471 $54,183
2007 $58,736 $54,925 $55,910
2006 $57,677 $54,038 $54,839
2005 $56,832 $54,068 $55,311

Fort Wayne Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Fort Wayne was $64,774 in 2016. Compared to the median Indiana family income, Fort Wayne median family income is $1,258 lower. As with the median household income data, 2017 family income data for Fort Wayne will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Median Family Income for Fort Wayne Indiana

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $71,062 +2.81% +7.71%
Indiana $66,032 +3.23% +7.83%
Fort Wayne $64,774 +2.74% +10.74%

Trends in Fort Wayne, IN Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Fort wayne is $64,774. Real median family income peaked in 2005 at $70,606 and is now $5,832 (8.26%) lower. From a post peak low of $58,493 in 2013, real median family income for Fort wayne has now grown by $6,281 (10.74%).

Real Median Family Income: Fort Wayne, Indiana, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Fort Wayne

Date US Indiana Fort Wayne
2016 $71,062 $66,032 $64,774
2015 $69,122 $63,963 $63,044
2014 $66,820 $61,619 $62,628
2013 $65,977 $61,235 $58,493
2012 $65,363 $61,254 $61,400
2011 $65,564 $60,969 $60,679
2010 $66,721 $60,951 $64,064
2009 $68,329 $63,128 $65,731
2008 $70,638 $66,195 $66,633
2007 $70,813 $66,832 $69,297
2006 $69,670 $66,402 $66,652
2005 $68,618 $66,461 $70,606

Fort Wayne Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Fort Wayne was $26,687 in 2016. Compared to the median Indiana per capita income, Fort Wayne median per capita income is $777 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2017 per capita income data for Fort Wayne will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Per Capita Income for Fort Wayne Indiana

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $31,128 +2.54% +7.19%
Indiana $27,464 +2.75% +7.49%
Fort Wayne $26,687 -3.64% +6.26%

Trends in Fort Wayne, IN Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Fort wayne is $26,687. Real per capita income peaked in 2005 at $28,329 and is now $1,642 (5.80%) lower. From a post peak low of $25,115 in 2013, real per capita income for Fort wayne has now grown by $1,572 (6.26%).

Real Per Capita Income: Fort Wayne, Indiana, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Fort Wayne

Date US Indiana Fort Wayne
2016 $31,128 $27,464 $26,687
2015 $30,358 $26,729 $27,696
2014 $29,288 $25,487 $25,759
2013 $29,041 $25,550 $25,115
2012 $28,558 $24,982 $25,722
2011 $28,494 $25,097 $25,471
2010 $28,687 $25,106 $26,724
2009 $29,542 $25,916 $25,261
2008 $30,755 $27,447 $27,560
2007 $30,894 $27,556 $27,993
2006 $30,078 $27,119 $27,420
2005 $30,768 $27,676 $28,329