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Lawrence Kansas Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Lawrence Kansas metro area was $56,345 in 2016, the latest figures available. Lawrence median household income is $1,410 higher than the median Kansas household income and $1,272 less than the US median household income. 2017 metro income data (including Lawrence median household income) will be released in September of 2018. Median family and per capita income for Lawrence are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Lawrence Kansas

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $57,617 +2.01% +7.02%
Kansas $54,935 +0.64% +4.59%
Lawrence $56,345 +5.06% +4.86%

Trends in Lawrence, KS Real Median Household Income since 2005

At $56,345, the median household income for Lawrence was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2016.

Real Median Household Income: Lawrence, Kansas, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Lawrence

Date US Kansas Lawrence
2016 $57,617 $54,935 $56,345
2015 $56,480 $54,587 $53,633
2014 $54,398 $53,229 $49,236
2013 $53,838 $52,522 $53,735
2012 $53,701 $52,520 $52,460
2011 $53,879 $52,238 $50,950
2010 $55,093 $53,123 $52,029
2009 $56,180 $53,490 $48,512
2008 $58,000 $55,936 $51,718
2007 $58,736 $54,929 $49,512
2006 $57,677 $54,138 $55,779
2005 $56,832 $52,749 $48,166

Lawrence Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Lawrence was $77,045 in 2016. Compared to the median Kansas family income, Lawrence median family income is $6,253 higher. As with the median household income data, 2017 family income data for Lawrence will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Median Family Income for Lawrence Kansas

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $71,062 +2.81% +7.71%
Kansas $70,792 +0.73% +5.75%
Lawrence $77,045 -8.30% +2.70%

Trends in Lawrence, KS Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Lawrence is $77,045. Real median family income peaked in 2015 at $84,015 and is now $6,970 (8.30%) lower.

Real Median Family Income: Lawrence, Kansas, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Lawrence

Date US Kansas Lawrence
2016 $71,062 $70,792 $77,045
2015 $69,122 $70,278 $84,015
2014 $66,820 $67,342 $67,286
2013 $65,977 $66,944 $75,018
2012 $65,363 $65,810 $73,576
2011 $65,564 $66,089 $68,021
2010 $66,721 $67,166 $73,375
2009 $68,329 $68,231 $72,714
2008 $70,638 $69,630 $79,904
2007 $70,813 $70,046 $83,616
2006 $69,670 $67,683 $71,382
2005 $68,618 $66,364 $70,756

Lawrence Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Lawrence was $28,581 in 2016. Compared to the median Kansas per capita income, Lawrence median per capita income is $369 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2017 per capita income data for Lawrence will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Per Capita Income for Lawrence Kansas

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $31,128 +2.54% +7.19%
Kansas $28,950 -0.91% +3.39%
Lawrence $28,581 -5.27% -0.02%

Trends in Lawrence, KS Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Lawrence is $28,581. Real per capita income peaked in 2007 at $30,433 and is now $1,852 (6.09%) lower. From a post peak low of $25,481 in 2014, real per capita income for Lawrence has now grown by $3,100 (12.17%).

Real Per Capita Income: Lawrence, Kansas, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Lawrence

Date US Kansas Lawrence
2016 $31,128 $28,950 $28,581
2015 $30,358 $29,217 $30,172
2014 $29,288 $28,255 $25,481
2013 $29,041 $28,001 $28,588
2012 $28,558 $27,587 $27,648
2011 $28,494 $27,139 $26,013
2010 $28,687 $27,423 $26,453
2009 $29,542 $28,301 $27,060
2008 $30,755 $29,503 $27,306
2007 $30,894 $29,168 $30,433
2006 $30,078 $28,353 $26,577
2005 $30,768 $28,681 $29,950