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Iowa City Iowa Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Iowa City Iowa metro area was $57,777 in 2016, the latest figures available. Iowa City median household income is $1,530 higher than the median Iowa household income and $160 greater than the US median household income. 2017 metro income data (including Iowa City median household income) will be released in September of 2018. Median family and per capita income for Iowa City are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Iowa City Iowa

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $57,617 +2.01% +7.02%
Iowa $56,247 +1.48% +4.52%
Iowa City $57,777 +3.12% +7.38%

Trends in Iowa City, IA Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Iowa city is $57,777. Real median household income peaked in 2014 at $60,617 and is now $2,840 (4.69%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Iowa City, Iowa, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Iowa City

Date US Iowa Iowa City
2016 $57,617 $56,247 $57,777
2015 $56,480 $55,428 $56,031
2014 $54,398 $54,454 $60,617
2013 $53,838 $53,817 $53,808
2012 $53,701 $53,268 $55,160
2011 $53,879 $52,732 $56,119
2010 $55,093 $52,797 $53,308
2009 $56,180 $53,744 $54,553
2008 $58,000 $54,601 $59,959
2007 $58,736 $54,745 $59,406
2006 $57,677 $52,963 $54,966
2005 $56,832 $53,596 $53,017

Iowa City Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Iowa City was $85,302 in 2016. Compared to the median Iowa family income, Iowa City median family income is $12,951 higher. As with the median household income data, 2017 family income data for Iowa City will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Median Family Income for Iowa City Iowa

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $71,062 +2.81% +7.71%
Iowa $72,351 +2.98% +5.30%
Iowa City $85,302 +4.01% -0.02%

Trends in Iowa City, IA Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Iowa city is $85,302. Real median family income peaked in 2013 at $85,316 and is now $14 (0.02%) lower.

Real Median Family Income: Iowa City, Iowa, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Iowa City

Date US Iowa Iowa City
2016 $71,062 $72,351 $85,302
2015 $69,122 $70,259 $82,014
2014 $66,820 $68,707 $83,610
2013 $65,977 $68,711 $85,316
2012 $65,363 $67,030 $79,164
2011 $65,564 $67,022 $79,231
2010 $66,721 $67,060 $77,247
2009 $68,329 $68,412 $80,835
2008 $70,638 $68,740 $83,286
2007 $70,813 $68,977 $78,416
2006 $69,670 $66,348 $76,566
2005 $68,618 $67,560 $72,863

Iowa City Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Iowa City was $29,811 in 2016. Compared to the median Iowa per capita income, Iowa City median per capita income is $236 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2017 per capita income data for Iowa City will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Per Capita Income for Iowa City Iowa

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $31,128 +2.54% +7.19%
Iowa $30,047 +3.65% +5.12%
Iowa City $29,811 -1.84% -1.69%

Trends in Iowa City, IA Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Iowa city is $29,811. Real per capita income peaked in 2014 at $34,924 and is now $5,113 (14.64%) lower.

Real Per Capita Income: Iowa City, Iowa, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Iowa City

Date US Iowa Iowa City
2016 $31,128 $30,047 $29,811
2015 $30,358 $28,990 $30,369
2014 $29,288 $28,753 $34,924
2013 $29,041 $28,583 $30,325
2012 $28,558 $27,635 $30,214
2011 $28,494 $27,383 $29,570
2010 $28,687 $27,392 $29,945
2009 $29,542 $28,319 $29,725
2008 $30,755 $28,389 $30,963
2007 $30,894 $28,437 $30,651
2006 $30,078 $27,516 $31,195
2005 $30,768 $28,685 $30,492