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Elmira New York Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Elmira New York metro area was $51,269 in 2016, the latest figures available. Elmira median household income is $11,640 lower than the median New York household income and $6,348 less than the US median household income. 2017 metro income data (including Elmira median household income) will be released in September of 2018. Median family and per capita income for Elmira are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Elmira New York

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $57,617 +2.01% +7.02%
New York $62,909 +2.09% +6.42%
Elmira $51,269 -4.69% +9.99%

Trends in Elmira, NY Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Elmira is $51,269. Real median household income peaked in 2015 at $53,790 and is now $2,521 (4.69%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Elmira, New York, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Elmira

Date US New York Elmira
2016 $57,617 $62,909 $51,269
2015 $56,480 $61,619 $53,790
2014 $54,398 $59,691 $50,926
2013 $53,838 $59,113 $46,612
2012 $53,701 $59,008 $48,059
2011 $53,879 $58,940 $53,471
2010 $55,093 $59,608 $52,447
2009 $56,180 $61,144 $48,915
2008 $58,000 $62,464 $46,382
2007 $58,736 $61,947 $46,114
2006 $57,677 $61,168 $47,239
2005 $56,832 $60,811 $45,987

Elmira Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Elmira was $69,651 in 2016. Compared to the median New York family income, Elmira median family income is $7,728 lower. As with the median household income data, 2017 family income data for Elmira will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Median Family Income for Elmira New York

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $71,062 +2.81% +7.71%
New York $77,379 +3.47% +6.54%
Elmira $69,651 +2.16% +13.11%

Trends in Elmira, NY Real Median Family Income since 2005

At $69,651, the median family income for Elmira was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2016.

Real Median Family Income: Elmira, New York, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Elmira

Date US New York Elmira
2016 $71,062 $77,379 $69,651
2015 $69,122 $74,787 $68,180
2014 $66,820 $72,097 $63,459
2013 $65,977 $72,628 $61,577
2012 $65,363 $71,497 $63,903
2011 $65,564 $71,322 $65,023
2010 $66,721 $72,542 $60,689
2009 $68,329 $74,828 $60,486
2008 $70,638 $75,667 $63,242
2007 $70,813 $74,782 $58,722
2006 $69,670 $73,970 $57,360
2005 $68,618 $73,355 $58,675

Elmira Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Elmira was $27,636 in 2016. Compared to the median New York per capita income, Elmira median per capita income is $7,898 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2017 per capita income data for Elmira will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Per Capita Income for Elmira New York

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $31,128 +2.54% +7.19%
New York $35,534 +2.32% +6.07%
Elmira $27,636 +3.49% +4.46%

Trends in Elmira, NY Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Elmira is $27,636. Real per capita income peaked in 2011 at $28,237 and is now $601 (2.13%) lower.

Real Per Capita Income: Elmira, New York, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Elmira

Date US New York Elmira
2016 $31,128 $35,534 $27,636
2015 $30,358 $34,730 $26,705
2014 $29,288 $33,552 $26,520
2013 $29,041 $33,502 $26,455
2012 $28,558 $32,709 $24,021
2011 $28,494 $32,730 $28,237
2010 $28,687 $33,037 $26,901
2009 $29,542 $34,281 $25,384
2008 $30,755 $34,878 $23,934
2007 $30,894 $34,594 $26,333
2006 $30,078 $33,360 $25,030
2005 $30,768 $34,606 $25,820