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Kansas City Missouri Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Kansas City Missouri metro area was $61,385 in 2016, the latest figures available. Kansas City median household income is $9,639 higher than the median Missouri household income and $3,768 greater than the US median household income. 2017 metro income data (including Kansas City median household income) will be released in September of 2018. Median family and per capita income for Kansas City are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Kansas City Missouri

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $57,617 +2.01% +7.02%
Missouri $51,746 +1.72% +7.01%
Kansas City $61,385 +0.19% +5.91%

Trends in Kansas City, MO Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Kansas city is $61,385. Real median household income peaked in 2008 at $62,937 and is now $1,552 (2.47%) lower. From a post peak low of $56,945 in 2011, real median household income for Kansas city has now grown by $4,440 (7.80%).

Real Median Household Income: Kansas City, Missouri, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Kansas City

Date US Missouri Kansas City
2016 $57,617 $51,746 $61,385
2015 $56,480 $50,873 $61,266
2014 $54,398 $49,031 $57,781
2013 $53,838 $48,358 $57,958
2012 $53,701 $47,377 $56,992
2011 $53,879 $48,273 $56,945
2010 $55,093 $48,768 $59,356
2009 $56,180 $50,595 $60,990
2008 $58,000 $52,246 $62,937
2007 $58,736 $52,223 $61,940
2006 $57,677 $50,998 $62,329
2005 $56,832 $51,586 $62,048

Kansas City Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Kansas City was $77,533 in 2016. Compared to the median Missouri family income, Kansas City median family income is $12,475 higher. As with the median household income data, 2017 family income data for Kansas City will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Median Family Income for Kansas City Missouri

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $71,062 +2.81% +7.71%
Missouri $65,058 +2.00% +7.46%
Kansas City $77,533 +1.01% +6.46%

Trends in Kansas City, MO Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Kansas city is $77,533. Real median family income peaked in 2008 at $77,550 and is now $17 (0.02%) lower. From a post peak low of $71,710 in 2011, real median family income for Kansas city has now grown by $5,823 (8.12%).

Real Median Family Income: Kansas City, Missouri, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Kansas City

Date US Missouri Kansas City
2016 $71,062 $65,058 $77,533
2015 $69,122 $63,785 $76,754
2014 $66,820 $62,146 $73,345
2013 $65,977 $60,540 $72,825
2012 $65,363 $59,872 $72,784
2011 $65,564 $60,402 $71,710
2010 $66,721 $61,883 $73,795
2009 $68,329 $63,000 $76,292
2008 $70,638 $64,754 $77,550
2007 $70,813 $64,763 $77,345
2006 $69,670 $63,123 $76,911
2005 $68,618 $63,266 $76,533

Kansas City Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Kansas City was $32,849 in 2016. Compared to the median Missouri per capita income, Kansas City median per capita income is $4,443 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2017 per capita income data for Kansas City will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Per Capita Income for Kansas City Missouri

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $31,128 +2.54% +7.19%
Missouri $28,406 +2.44% +8.60%
Kansas City $32,849 +0.91% +7.38%

Trends in Kansas City, MO Real Per Capita Income since 2005

At $32,849, the per capita income for Kansas city was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2016.

Real Per Capita Income: Kansas City, Missouri, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Kansas City

Date US Missouri Kansas City
2016 $31,128 $28,406 $32,849
2015 $30,358 $27,730 $32,553
2014 $29,288 $26,487 $30,788
2013 $29,041 $26,156 $30,591
2012 $28,558 $25,817 $30,192
2011 $28,494 $26,281 $30,152
2010 $28,687 $26,332 $30,138
2009 $29,542 $26,842 $31,235
2008 $30,755 $27,877 $32,422
2007 $30,894 $27,684 $32,007
2006 $30,078 $27,279 $31,960
2005 $30,768 $28,299 $32,263