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Columbia Missouri Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Columbia Missouri metro area was $52,752 in 2016, the latest figures available. Columbia median household income is $1,006 higher than the median Missouri household income and $4,865 less than the US median household income. 2017 metro income data (including Columbia median household income) will be released in September of 2018. Median family and per capita income for Columbia are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Columbia Missouri

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $57,617 +2.01% +7.02%
Missouri $51,746 +1.72% +7.01%
Columbia $52,752 +3.12% +4.58%

Trends in Columbia, MO Real Median Household Income since 2005

At $52,752, the median household income for Columbia was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2016.

Real Median Household Income: Columbia, Missouri, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Columbia

Date US Missouri Columbia
2016 $57,617 $51,746 $52,752
2015 $56,480 $50,873 $51,158
2014 $54,398 $49,031 $50,777
2013 $53,838 $48,358 $50,441
2012 $53,701 $47,377 $45,130
2011 $53,879 $48,273 $49,826
2010 $55,093 $48,768 $44,973
2009 $56,180 $50,595 $51,923
2008 $58,000 $52,246 $52,145
2007 $58,736 $52,223 $51,897
2006 $57,677 $50,998 $50,072
2005 $56,832 $51,586 $48,053

Columbia Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Columbia was $74,674 in 2016. Compared to the median Missouri family income, Columbia median family income is $9,616 higher. As with the median household income data, 2017 family income data for Columbia will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Median Family Income for Columbia Missouri

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $71,062 +2.81% +7.71%
Missouri $65,058 +2.00% +7.46%
Columbia $74,674 +1.79% +6.89%

Trends in Columbia, MO Real Median Family Income since 2005

At $74,674, the median family income for Columbia was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2016.

Real Median Family Income: Columbia, Missouri, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Columbia

Date US Missouri Columbia
2016 $71,062 $65,058 $74,674
2015 $69,122 $63,785 $73,361
2014 $66,820 $62,146 $73,920
2013 $65,977 $60,540 $69,859
2012 $65,363 $59,872 $72,112
2011 $65,564 $60,402 $70,255
2010 $66,721 $61,883 $67,654
2009 $68,329 $63,000 $71,161
2008 $70,638 $64,754 $67,497
2007 $70,813 $64,763 $71,989
2006 $69,670 $63,123 $68,938
2005 $68,618 $63,266 $65,303

Columbia Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Columbia was $29,116 in 2016. Compared to the median Missouri per capita income, Columbia median per capita income is $710 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2017 per capita income data for Columbia will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Per Capita Income for Columbia Missouri

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $31,128 +2.54% +7.19%
Missouri $28,406 +2.44% +8.60%
Columbia $29,116 +8.06% +6.14%

Trends in Columbia, MO Real Per Capita Income since 2005

At $29,116, the per capita income for Columbia was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2016.

Real Per Capita Income: Columbia, Missouri, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Columbia

Date US Missouri Columbia
2016 $31,128 $28,406 $29,116
2015 $30,358 $27,730 $26,945
2014 $29,288 $26,487 $26,286
2013 $29,041 $26,156 $27,431
2012 $28,558 $25,817 $27,775
2011 $28,494 $26,281 $27,057
2010 $28,687 $26,332 $26,743
2009 $29,542 $26,842 $27,322
2008 $30,755 $27,877 $27,859
2007 $30,894 $27,684 $28,034
2006 $30,078 $27,279 $27,795
2005 $30,768 $28,299 $28,361