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Baton Rouge Louisiana Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Baton Rouge Louisiana metro area was $52,487 in 2016, the latest figures available. Baton Rouge median household income is $7,341 higher than the median Louisiana household income and $5,130 less than the US median household income. 2017 metro income data (including Baton Rouge median household income) will be released in September of 2018. Median family and per capita income for Baton Rouge are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Baton Rouge Louisiana

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $57,617 +2.01% +7.02%
Louisiana $45,146 -2.50% -0.79%
Baton Rouge $52,487 -5.37% -0.38%

Trends in Baton Rouge, LA Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Baton rouge is $52,487. Real median household income peaked in 2015 at $55,466 and is now $2,979 (5.37%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Baton Rouge, Louisiana, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Baton Rouge

Date US Louisiana Baton Rouge
2016 $57,617 $45,146 $52,487
2015 $56,480 $46,305 $55,466
2014 $54,398 $45,170 $52,810
2013 $53,838 $45,507 $52,689
2012 $53,701 $44,892 $52,567
2011 $53,879 $44,525 $51,680
2010 $55,093 $46,791 $53,164
2009 $56,180 $47,534 $53,487
2008 $58,000 $48,752 $54,056
2007 $58,736 $47,375 $51,698
2006 $57,677 $46,827 $51,038
2005 $56,832 $45,140 $50,271

Baton Rouge Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Baton Rouge was $67,821 in 2016. Compared to the median Louisiana family income, Baton Rouge median family income is $10,331 higher. As with the median household income data, 2017 family income data for Baton Rouge will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Median Family Income for Baton Rouge Louisiana

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $71,062 +2.81% +7.71%
Louisiana $57,490 -3.72% -0.14%
Baton Rouge $67,821 -5.20% +5.33%

Trends in Baton Rouge, LA Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Baton rouge is $67,821. Real median family income peaked in 2015 at $71,542 and is now $3,721 (5.20%) lower.

Real Median Family Income: Baton Rouge, Louisiana, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Baton Rouge

Date US Louisiana Baton Rouge
2016 $71,062 $57,490 $67,821
2015 $69,122 $59,709 $71,542
2014 $66,820 $57,354 $66,887
2013 $65,977 $57,570 $64,391
2012 $65,363 $56,511 $65,107
2011 $65,564 $57,185 $68,114
2010 $66,721 $57,746 $66,918
2009 $68,329 $59,766 $67,684
2008 $70,638 $60,156 $67,132
2007 $70,813 $58,721 $66,250
2006 $69,670 $57,450 $63,882
2005 $68,618 $56,203 $65,636

Baton Rouge Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Baton Rouge was $29,027 in 2016. Compared to the median Louisiana per capita income, Baton Rouge median per capita income is $3,363 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2017 per capita income data for Baton Rouge will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Per Capita Income for Baton Rouge Louisiana

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $31,128 +2.54% +7.19%
Louisiana $25,664 -0.44% +0.86%
Baton Rouge $29,027 +1.60% +2.89%

Trends in Baton Rouge, LA Real Per Capita Income since 2005

At $29,027, the per capita income for Baton rouge was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2016.

Real Per Capita Income: Baton Rouge, Louisiana, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Baton Rouge

Date US Louisiana Baton Rouge
2016 $31,128 $25,664 $29,027
2015 $30,358 $25,778 $28,571
2014 $29,288 $25,142 $27,153
2013 $29,041 $25,446 $28,212
2012 $28,558 $24,880 $27,088
2011 $28,494 $24,412 $25,629
2010 $28,687 $25,167 $27,292
2009 $29,542 $25,694 $27,587
2008 $30,755 $25,980 $28,921
2007 $30,894 $25,390 $27,082
2006 $30,078 $24,245 $25,981
2005 $30,768 $24,988 $26,724