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Akron Ohio Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Akron Ohio metro area was $51,598 in 2016, the latest figures available. Akron median household income is $736 lower than the median Ohio household income and $6,019 less than the US median household income. 2017 metro income data (including Akron median household income) will be released in September of 2018. Median family and per capita income for Akron are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Akron Ohio

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $57,617 +2.01% +7.02%
Ohio $52,334 +1.19% +5.63%
Akron $51,598 -1.21% +0.18%

Trends in Akron, OH Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Akron is $51,598. Real median household income peaked in 2008 at $55,778 and is now $4,180 (7.49%) lower. From a post peak low of $50,177 in 2011, real median household income for Akron has now grown by $1,421 (2.83%).

Real Median Household Income: Akron, Ohio, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Akron

Date US Ohio Akron
2016 $57,617 $52,334 $51,598
2015 $56,480 $51,720 $52,232
2014 $54,398 $49,989 $51,236
2013 $53,838 $49,543 $51,504
2012 $53,701 $48,953 $51,987
2011 $53,879 $48,808 $50,177
2010 $55,093 $49,637 $51,212
2009 $56,180 $50,781 $53,116
2008 $58,000 $53,495 $55,778
2007 $58,736 $53,940 $55,446
2006 $57,677 $53,011 $52,982
2005 $56,832 $53,453 $54,960

Akron Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Akron was $68,064 in 2016. Compared to the median Ohio family income, Akron median family income is $1,342 higher. As with the median household income data, 2017 family income data for Akron will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Median Family Income for Akron Ohio

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $71,062 +2.81% +7.71%
Ohio $66,722 +1.10% +6.10%
Akron $68,064 -3.18% +1.38%

Trends in Akron, OH Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Akron is $68,064. Real median family income peaked in 2007 at $72,253 and is now $4,189 (5.80%) lower. From a post peak low of $63,742 in 2011, real median family income for Akron has now grown by $4,322 (6.78%).

Real Median Family Income: Akron, Ohio, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Akron

Date US Ohio Akron
2016 $71,062 $66,722 $68,064
2015 $69,122 $65,999 $70,301
2014 $66,820 $63,160 $64,587
2013 $65,977 $62,885 $67,135
2012 $65,363 $62,813 $66,200
2011 $65,564 $62,481 $63,742
2010 $66,721 $62,217 $66,719
2009 $68,329 $64,166 $68,740
2008 $70,638 $66,954 $70,702
2007 $70,813 $67,573 $72,253
2006 $69,670 $66,839 $69,945
2005 $68,618 $66,472 $70,244

Akron Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Akron was $29,318 in 2016. Compared to the median Ohio per capita income, Akron median per capita income is $154 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2017 per capita income data for Akron will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Per Capita Income for Akron Ohio

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $31,128 +2.54% +7.19%
Ohio $29,164 +2.85% +7.40%
Akron $29,318 -0.23% +2.25%

Trends in Akron, OH Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Akron is $29,318. Real per capita income peaked in 2005 at $30,338 and is now $1,020 (3.36%) lower. From a post peak low of $27,174 in 2011, real per capita income for Akron has now grown by $2,144 (7.89%).

Real Per Capita Income: Akron, Ohio, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Akron

Date US Ohio Akron
2016 $31,128 $29,164 $29,318
2015 $30,358 $28,355 $29,387
2014 $29,288 $27,309 $28,501
2013 $29,041 $27,155 $28,674
2012 $28,558 $26,599 $28,195
2011 $28,494 $26,405 $27,174
2010 $28,687 $26,393 $27,478
2009 $29,542 $27,047 $28,093
2008 $30,755 $28,250 $30,269
2007 $30,894 $28,455 $30,105
2006 $30,078 $28,026 $28,813
2005 $30,768 $28,663 $30,338