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Wichita Kansas Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Wichita Kansas metro area was $49,476 in 2013, the latest figures available. Wichita median household income is $1,496 lower than the median Kansas household income and $2,774 less than the US median household income. 2014 metro income data (including Wichita median household income) will be released in September of 2015. Median family and per capita income for Wichita are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Wichita Kansas

2013 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $52,250 +0.26% -2.28%
Kansas $50,972 0.00% -1.13%
Wichita $49,476 +0.53% +0.39%

Trends in Wichita, KS Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Wichita is $49,476. Real median household income peaked in 2008 at $53,908 and is now $4,432 (8.22%) lower. From a post peak low of $49,214 in 2012, real median household income for Wichita has now grown by $262 (0.53%).

Real Median Household Income: Wichita, Kansas, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Wichita

Date US Kansas Wichita
2013 $52,250 $50,972 $49,476
2012 $52,117 $50,971 $49,214
2011 $52,306 $50,713 $51,578
2010 $53,469 $51,557 $49,286
2009 $54,541 $51,930 $52,349
2008 $56,290 $54,287 $53,908
2007 $57,006 $53,310 $53,258
2006 $55,978 $52,543 $52,219
2005 $55,178 $51,214 $51,618

Wichita Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Wichita was $63,361 in 2013. Compared to the median Kansas family income, Wichita median family income is $1,608 lower. As with the median household income data, 2014 family income data for Wichita will be released in September of 2015.

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Real Median Family Income for Wichita Kansas

2013 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $64,030 +0.94% -1.12%
Kansas $64,969 +1.72% -0.33%
Wichita $63,361 +5.52% -0.25%

Trends in Wichita, KS Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Wichita is $63,361. Real median family income peaked in 2007 at $68,991 and is now $5,630 (8.16%) lower. From a post peak low of $60,048 in 2012, real median family income for Wichita has now grown by $3,313 (5.52%).

Real Median Family Income: Wichita, Kansas, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Wichita

Date US Kansas Wichita
2013 $64,030 $64,969 $63,361
2012 $63,435 $63,869 $60,048
2011 $63,650 $64,160 $65,633
2010 $64,754 $65,186 $63,518
2009 $66,336 $66,241 $64,931
2008 $68,556 $67,578 $67,087
2007 $68,727 $67,982 $68,991
2006 $67,618 $65,690 $64,785
2005 $66,621 $64,433 $63,414

Wichita Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Wichita was $25,470 in 2013. Compared to the median Kansas per capita income, Wichita median per capita income is $1,705 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2014 per capita income data for Wichita will be released in September of 2015.

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Real Per Capita Income for Wichita Kansas

2013 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $28,184 +1.69% +1.23%
Kansas $27,175 +1.50% +2.10%
Wichita $25,470 +0.57% +0.62%

Trends in Wichita, KS Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Wichita is $25,470. Real per capita income peaked in 2008 at $28,436 and is now $2,966 (10.43%) lower. From a post peak low of $24,968 in 2011, real per capita income for Wichita has now grown by $502 (2.01%).

Real Per Capita Income: Wichita, Kansas, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Wichita

Date US Kansas Wichita
2013 $28,184 $27,175 $25,470
2012 $27,716 $26,773 $25,326
2011 $27,662 $26,347 $24,968
2010 $27,841 $26,615 $25,313
2009 $28,681 $27,475 $26,866
2008 $29,849 $28,634 $28,436
2007 $29,984 $28,308 $28,146
2006 $29,192 $27,518 $27,080
2005 $29,873 $27,847 $27,233