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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 $52,231 in 2014, the latest figures available. Wichita median household income is $273 lower than the median Kansas household income and $1,426 less than the US median household income. 2015 metro income data (including Wichita median household income) will be released in September of 2016. Median family and per capita income for Wichita are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Wichita Kansas

2014 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $53,657 +1.04% +0.93%
Kansas $52,504 +1.35% +1.86%
Wichita $52,231 +3.87% -0.36%

Trends in Wichita, KS Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Wichita is $52,231. Real median household income peaked in 2008 at $54,790 and is now $2,559 (4.67%) lower. From a post peak low of $50,019 in 2012, real median household income for Wichita has now grown by $2,212 (4.42%).

Real Median Household Income: Wichita, Kansas, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Wichita

Date US Kansas Wichita
2014 $53,657 $52,504 $52,231
2013 $53,105 $51,806 $50,286
2012 $52,970 $51,805 $50,019
2011 $53,162 $51,543 $52,422
2010 $54,343 $52,401 $50,092
2009 $55,415 $52,762 $53,187
2008 $57,211 $55,174 $54,790
2007 $57,936 $54,180 $54,127
2006 $56,892 $53,401 $53,072
2005 $56,058 $52,031 $52,442

Wichita Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Wichita was $64,851 in 2014. Compared to the median Kansas family income, Wichita median family income is $1,574 lower. As with the median household income data, 2015 family income data for Wichita will be released in September of 2016.

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Real Median Family Income for Wichita Kansas

2014 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $65,910 +1.28% +1.88%
Kansas $66,425 +0.60% +1.86%
Wichita $64,851 +0.70% -2.78%

Trends in Wichita, KS Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Wichita is $64,851. Real median family income peaked in 2007 at $70,117 and is now $5,266 (7.51%) lower. From a post peak low of $61,030 in 2012, real median family income for Wichita has now grown by $3,821 (6.26%).

Real Median Family Income: Wichita, Kansas, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Wichita

Date US Kansas Wichita
2014 $65,910 $66,425 $64,851
2013 $65,078 $66,032 $64,398
2012 $64,473 $64,915 $61,030
2011 $64,691 $65,209 $66,706
2010 $65,813 $66,252 $64,557
2009 $67,399 $67,302 $65,971
2008 $69,677 $68,683 $68,184
2007 $69,849 $69,091 $70,117
2006 $68,722 $66,762 $65,843
2005 $67,684 $65,461 $64,425

Wichita Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Wichita was $26,445 in 2014. Compared to the median Kansas per capita income, Wichita median per capita income is $1,425 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2015 per capita income data for Wichita will be released in September of 2016.

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Real Per Capita Income for Wichita Kansas

2014 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $28,889 +0.85% +2.75%
Kansas $27,870 +0.91% +4.08%
Wichita $26,445 +2.16% +4.21%

Trends in Wichita, KS Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Wichita is $26,445. Real per capita income peaked in 2008 at $28,901 and is now $2,456 (8.50%) lower. From a post peak low of $25,377 in 2011, real per capita income for Wichita has now grown by $1,068 (4.21%).

Real Per Capita Income: Wichita, Kansas, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Wichita

Date US Kansas Wichita
2014 $28,889 $27,870 $26,445
2013 $28,645 $27,620 $25,887
2012 $28,169 $27,211 $25,740
2011 $28,115 $26,778 $25,377
2010 $28,297 $27,050 $25,727
2009 $29,140 $27,915 $27,296
2008 $30,337 $29,102 $28,901
2007 $30,473 $28,770 $28,605
2006 $29,669 $27,967 $27,522
2005 $30,349 $28,291 $27,668