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Ithaca New York Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Ithaca New York metro area was $56,349 in 2016, the latest figures available. Ithaca median household income is $6,560 lower than the median New York household income and $1,268 less than the US median household income. 2017 metro income data (including Ithaca median household income) will be released in September of 2018. Median family and per capita income for Ithaca are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Ithaca New York

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $57,617 +2.01% +7.02%
New York $62,909 +2.09% +6.42%
Ithaca $56,349 -4.20% +12.72%

Trends in Ithaca, NY Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Ithaca is $56,349. Real median household income peaked in 2015 at $58,818 and is now $2,469 (4.20%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Ithaca, New York, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Ithaca

Date US New York Ithaca
2016 $57,617 $62,909 $56,349
2015 $56,480 $61,619 $58,818
2014 $54,398 $59,691 $53,615
2013 $53,838 $59,113 $49,991
2012 $53,701 $59,008 $52,195
2011 $53,879 $58,940 $55,035
2010 $55,093 $59,608 $57,314
2009 $56,180 $61,144 $50,350
2008 $58,000 $62,464 $54,141
2007 $58,736 $61,947 $50,230
2006 $57,677 $61,168 $54,204
2005 $56,832 $60,811 $53,223

Ithaca Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Ithaca was $78,948 in 2016. Compared to the median New York family income, Ithaca median family income is $1,569 higher. As with the median household income data, 2017 family income data for Ithaca will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Median Family Income for Ithaca New York

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $71,062 +2.81% +7.71%
New York $77,379 +3.47% +6.54%
Ithaca $78,948 -7.65% +13.92%

Trends in Ithaca, NY Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Ithaca is $78,948. Real median family income peaked in 2006 at $86,849 and is now $7,901 (9.10%) lower. From a post peak low of $69,299 in 2013, real median family income for Ithaca has now grown by $9,649 (13.92%).

Real Median Family Income: Ithaca, New York, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Ithaca

Date US New York Ithaca
2016 $71,062 $77,379 $78,948
2015 $69,122 $74,787 $85,489
2014 $66,820 $72,097 $74,285
2013 $65,977 $72,628 $69,299
2012 $65,363 $71,497 $76,633
2011 $65,564 $71,322 $80,817
2010 $66,721 $72,542 $84,909
2009 $68,329 $74,828 $73,037
2008 $70,638 $75,667 $76,832
2007 $70,813 $74,782 $76,117
2006 $69,670 $73,970 $86,849
2005 $68,618 $73,355 $76,297

Ithaca Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Ithaca was $28,013 in 2016. Compared to the median New York per capita income, Ithaca median per capita income is $7,521 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2017 per capita income data for Ithaca will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Per Capita Income for Ithaca New York

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $31,128 +2.54% +7.19%
New York $35,534 +2.32% +6.07%
Ithaca $28,013 -6.98% +1.91%

Trends in Ithaca, NY Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Ithaca is $28,013. Real per capita income peaked in 2012 at $30,126 and is now $2,113 (7.01%) lower.

Real Per Capita Income: Ithaca, New York, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Ithaca

Date US New York Ithaca
2016 $31,128 $35,534 $28,013
2015 $30,358 $34,730 $30,114
2014 $29,288 $33,552 $29,044
2013 $29,041 $33,502 $27,488
2012 $28,558 $32,709 $30,126
2011 $28,494 $32,730 $28,203
2010 $28,687 $33,037 $27,566
2009 $29,542 $34,281 $27,268
2008 $30,755 $34,878 $26,808
2007 $30,894 $34,594 $28,385
2006 $30,078 $33,360 $28,198
2005 $30,768 $34,606 $28,563