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Owensboro Kentucky Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Owensboro Kentucky metro area was $52,328 in 2016, the latest figures available. Owensboro median household income is $5,669 higher than the median Kentucky household income and $5,289 less than the US median household income. 2017 metro income data (including Owensboro median household income) will be released in September of 2018. Median family and per capita income for Owensboro are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Owensboro Kentucky

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $57,617 +2.01% +7.02%
Kentucky $46,659 +1.91% +4.34%
Owensboro $52,328 +8.22% +9.76%

Trends in Owensboro, KY Real Median Household Income since 2005

At $52,328, the median household income for Owensboro was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2016.

Real Median Household Income: Owensboro, Kentucky, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Owensboro

Date US Kentucky Owensboro
2016 $57,617 $46,659 $52,328
2015 $56,480 $45,786 $48,354
2014 $54,398 $43,551 $42,405
2013 $53,838 $44,718 $47,675
2012 $53,701 $43,616 $46,029
2011 $53,879 $43,892 $48,573
2010 $55,093 $44,102 $45,158
2009 $56,180 $44,827 $47,267
2008 $58,000 $46,305 $46,419
2007 $58,736 $46,613 $48,312
2006 $57,677 $46,869 $48,309
2005 $56,832 $45,927 $45,698

Owensboro Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Owensboro was $66,252 in 2016. Compared to the median Kentucky family income, Owensboro median family income is $7,229 higher. As with the median household income data, 2017 family income data for Owensboro will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Median Family Income for Owensboro Kentucky

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $71,062 +2.81% +7.71%
Kentucky $59,023 +3.74% +4.74%
Owensboro $66,252 +10.66% +11.15%

Trends in Owensboro, KY Real Median Family Income since 2005

At $66,252, the median family income for Owensboro was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2016.

Real Median Family Income: Owensboro, Kentucky, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Owensboro

Date US Kentucky Owensboro
2016 $71,062 $59,023 $66,252
2015 $69,122 $56,897 $59,872
2014 $66,820 $55,532 $53,175
2013 $65,977 $56,353 $59,606
2012 $65,363 $55,416 $57,120
2011 $65,564 $55,389 $61,870
2010 $66,721 $55,474 $55,677
2009 $68,329 $55,710 $59,573
2008 $70,638 $57,666 $58,708
2007 $70,813 $58,216 $60,001
2006 $69,670 $58,004 $62,212
2005 $68,618 $56,797 $56,426

Owensboro Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Owensboro was $26,807 in 2016. Compared to the median Kentucky per capita income, Owensboro median per capita income is $761 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2017 per capita income data for Owensboro will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Per Capita Income for Owensboro Kentucky

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $31,128 +2.54% +7.19%
Kentucky $26,046 +2.55% +6.80%
Owensboro $26,807 +2.93% +9.09%

Trends in Owensboro, KY Real Per Capita Income since 2005

At $26,807, the per capita income for Owensboro was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2016.

Real Per Capita Income: Owensboro, Kentucky, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Owensboro

Date US Kentucky Owensboro
2016 $31,128 $26,046 $26,807
2015 $30,358 $25,399 $26,044
2014 $29,288 $24,011 $22,925
2013 $29,041 $24,388 $24,573
2012 $28,558 $23,753 $22,896
2011 $28,494 $23,791 $23,486
2010 $28,687 $23,895 $21,934
2009 $29,542 $24,390 $23,381
2008 $30,755 $25,197 $25,164
2007 $30,894 $25,410 $24,396
2006 $30,078 $25,132 $26,355
2005 $30,768 $25,257 $24,010