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St Louis Missouri Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the St Louis Missouri metro area was $59,780 in 2016, the latest figures available. St Louis median household income is $8,034 higher than the median Missouri household income and $2,163 greater than the US median household income. 2017 metro income data (including St Louis median household income) will be released in September of 2018. Median family and per capita income for St Louis are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for St Louis Missouri

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $57,617 +2.01% +7.02%
Missouri $51,746 +1.72% +7.01%
St Louis $59,780 +4.52% +6.55%

Trends in St Louis, MO Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for St louis is $59,780. Real median household income peaked in 2007 at $60,733 and is now $953 (1.57%) lower. From a post peak low of $54,585 in 2011, real median household income for St louis has now grown by $5,195 (9.52%).

Real Median Household Income: St Louis, Missouri, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for St Louis

Date US Missouri St Louis
2016 $57,617 $51,746 $59,780
2015 $56,480 $50,873 $57,197
2014 $54,398 $49,031 $56,302
2013 $53,838 $48,358 $56,104
2012 $53,701 $47,377 $54,613
2011 $53,879 $48,273 $54,585
2010 $55,093 $48,768 $56,046
2009 $56,180 $50,595 $57,824
2008 $58,000 $52,246 $59,293
2007 $58,736 $52,223 $60,733
2006 $57,677 $50,998 $59,241
2005 $56,832 $51,586 $59,872

St Louis Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for St Louis was $76,354 in 2016. Compared to the median Missouri family income, St Louis median family income is $11,296 higher. As with the median household income data, 2017 family income data for St Louis will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Median Family Income for St Louis Missouri

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $71,062 +2.81% +7.71%
Missouri $65,058 +2.00% +7.46%
St Louis $76,354 +3.74% +8.62%

Trends in St Louis, MO Real Median Family Income since 2005

At $76,354, the median family income for St louis was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2016.

Real Median Family Income: St Louis, Missouri, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for St Louis

Date US Missouri St Louis
2016 $71,062 $65,058 $76,354
2015 $69,122 $63,785 $73,604
2014 $66,820 $62,146 $72,995
2013 $65,977 $60,540 $70,294
2012 $65,363 $59,872 $69,903
2011 $65,564 $60,402 $68,817
2010 $66,721 $61,883 $71,643
2009 $68,329 $63,000 $72,665
2008 $70,638 $64,754 $75,773
2007 $70,813 $64,763 $74,614
2006 $69,670 $63,123 $73,715
2005 $68,618 $63,266 $73,679

St Louis Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for St Louis was $33,160 in 2016. Compared to the median Missouri per capita income, St Louis median per capita income is $4,754 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2017 per capita income data for St Louis will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Per Capita Income for St Louis Missouri

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $31,128 +2.54% +7.19%
Missouri $28,406 +2.44% +8.60%
St Louis $33,160 +3.86% +8.45%

Trends in St Louis, MO Real Per Capita Income since 2005

At $33,160, the per capita income for St louis was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2016.

Real Per Capita Income: St Louis, Missouri, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for St Louis

Date US Missouri St Louis
2016 $31,128 $28,406 $33,160
2015 $30,358 $27,730 $31,927
2014 $29,288 $26,487 $30,711
2013 $29,041 $26,156 $30,577
2012 $28,558 $25,817 $29,612
2011 $28,494 $26,281 $30,054
2010 $28,687 $26,332 $29,989
2009 $29,542 $26,842 $30,636
2008 $30,755 $27,877 $31,550
2007 $30,894 $27,684 $31,536
2006 $30,078 $27,279 $31,088
2005 $30,768 $28,299 $32,152