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Bowling Green Kentucky Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Bowling Green Kentucky metro area was $45,649 in 2016, the latest figures available. Bowling Green median household income is $1,010 lower than the median Kentucky household income and $11,968 less than the US median household income. 2017 metro income data (including Bowling Green median household income) will be released in September of 2018. Median family and per capita income for Bowling Green are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Bowling Green Kentucky

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $57,617 +2.01% +7.02%
Kentucky $46,659 +1.91% +4.34%
Bowling Green $45,649 +3.78% -4.90%

Trends in Bowling Green, KY Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Bowling green is $45,649. Real median household income peaked in 2006 at $50,058 and is now $4,409 (8.81%) lower. From a post peak low of $41,376 in 2011, real median household income for Bowling green has now grown by $4,273 (10.33%).

Real Median Household Income: Bowling Green, Kentucky, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Bowling Green

Date US Kentucky Bowling Green
2016 $57,617 $46,659 $45,649
2015 $56,480 $45,786 $43,986
2014 $54,398 $43,551 $47,930
2013 $53,838 $44,718 $48,002
2012 $53,701 $43,616 $43,006
2011 $53,879 $43,892 $41,376
2010 $55,093 $44,102 $43,034
2009 $56,180 $44,827 $45,973
2008 $58,000 $46,305 $47,017
2007 $58,736 $46,613 $47,709
2006 $57,677 $46,869 $50,058
2005 $56,832 $45,927 $49,558

Bowling Green Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Bowling Green was $52,366 in 2016. Compared to the median Kentucky family income, Bowling Green median family income is $6,657 lower. As with the median household income data, 2017 family income data for Bowling Green will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Median Family Income for Bowling Green Kentucky

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $71,062 +2.81% +7.71%
Kentucky $59,023 +3.74% +4.74%
Bowling Green $52,366 -4.05% -8.94%

Trends in Bowling Green, KY Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Bowling green is $52,366. Real median family income peaked in 2005 at $62,548 and is now $10,182 (16.28%) lower.

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Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Bowling Green

Date US Kentucky Bowling Green
2016 $71,062 $59,023 $52,366
2015 $69,122 $56,897 $54,577
2014 $66,820 $55,532 $59,537
2013 $65,977 $56,353 $57,507
2012 $65,363 $55,416 $60,394
2011 $65,564 $55,389 $58,712
2010 $66,721 $55,474 $60,348
2009 $68,329 $55,710 $62,021
2008 $70,638 $57,666 $56,532
2007 $70,813 $58,216 $55,750
2006 $69,670 $58,004 $61,416
2005 $68,618 $56,797 $62,548

Bowling Green Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Bowling Green was $24,197 in 2016. Compared to the median Kentucky per capita income, Bowling Green median per capita income is $1,849 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2017 per capita income data for Bowling Green will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Per Capita Income for Bowling Green Kentucky

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $31,128 +2.54% +7.19%
Kentucky $26,046 +2.55% +6.80%
Bowling Green $24,197 +0.81% +0.90%

Trends in Bowling Green, KY Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Bowling green is $24,197. Real per capita income peaked in 2005 at $27,191 and is now $2,994 (11.01%) lower. From a post peak low of $22,011 in 2012, real per capita income for Bowling green has now grown by $2,186 (9.93%).

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Historical Real Per Capita Income for Bowling Green

Date US Kentucky Bowling Green
2016 $31,128 $26,046 $24,197
2015 $30,358 $25,399 $24,002
2014 $29,288 $24,011 $22,378
2013 $29,041 $24,388 $23,982
2012 $28,558 $23,753 $22,011
2011 $28,494 $23,791 $25,964
2010 $28,687 $23,895 $24,103
2009 $29,542 $24,390 $23,572
2008 $30,755 $25,197 $24,718
2007 $30,894 $25,410 $25,940
2006 $30,078 $25,132 $26,956
2005 $30,768 $25,257 $27,191