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Yakima Washington Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Yakima Washington metro area was $48,965 in 2016, the latest figures available. Yakima median household income is $18,141 lower than the median Washington household income and $8,652 less than the US median household income. 2017 metro income data (including Yakima median household income) will be released in September of 2018. Median family and per capita income for Yakima are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Yakima Washington

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $57,617 +2.01% +7.02%
Washington $67,106 +3.34% +11.51%
Yakima $48,965 +2.39% +13.37%

Trends in Yakima, WA Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Yakima is $48,965. Real median household income peaked in 2008 at $50,434 and is now $1,469 (2.91%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Yakima, Washington, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Yakima

Date US Washington Yakima
2016 $57,617 $67,106 $48,965
2015 $56,480 $64,939 $47,820
2014 $54,398 $62,213 $45,265
2013 $53,838 $60,181 $43,191
2012 $53,701 $60,184 $45,935
2011 $53,879 $60,635 $44,993
2010 $55,093 $61,241 $44,747
2009 $56,180 $63,257 $46,143
2008 $58,000 $64,743 $50,434
2007 $58,736 $64,351 $49,413
2006 $57,677 $62,595 $46,318
2005 $56,832 $60,543 $42,293

Yakima Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Yakima was $56,994 in 2016. Compared to the median Washington family income, Yakima median family income is $24,240 lower. As with the median household income data, 2017 family income data for Yakima will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Median Family Income for Yakima Washington

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $71,062 +2.81% +7.71%
Washington $81,234 +4.25% +10.46%
Yakima $56,994 +8.40% +16.46%

Trends in Yakima, WA Real Median Family Income since 2005

At $56,994, the median family income for Yakima was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2016.

Real Median Family Income: Yakima, Washington, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Yakima

Date US Washington Yakima
2016 $71,062 $81,234 $56,994
2015 $69,122 $77,926 $52,577
2014 $66,820 $75,218 $51,270
2013 $65,977 $73,541 $48,940
2012 $65,363 $73,109 $52,842
2011 $65,564 $73,217 $50,127
2010 $66,721 $74,117 $51,421
2009 $68,329 $76,471 $52,553
2008 $70,638 $78,589 $54,489
2007 $70,813 $77,144 $56,896
2006 $69,670 $75,835 $53,673
2005 $68,618 $73,835 $53,931

Yakima Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Yakima was $22,026 in 2016. Compared to the median Washington per capita income, Yakima median per capita income is $13,258 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2017 per capita income data for Yakima will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Per Capita Income for Yakima Washington

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $31,128 +2.54% +7.19%
Washington $35,284 +4.05% +11.64%
Yakima $22,026 -0.08% +16.26%

Trends in Yakima, WA Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Yakima is $22,026. Real per capita income peaked in 2010 at $22,299 and is now $273 (1.22%) lower. From a post peak low of $18,946 in 2013, real per capita income for Yakima has now grown by $3,080 (16.26%).

Real Per Capita Income: Yakima, Washington, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Yakima

Date US Washington Yakima
2016 $31,128 $35,284 $22,026
2015 $30,358 $33,909 $22,044
2014 $29,288 $32,281 $20,276
2013 $29,041 $31,604 $18,946
2012 $28,558 $31,215 $19,730
2011 $28,494 $31,236 $19,589
2010 $28,687 $31,224 $22,299
2009 $29,542 $32,270 $20,303
2008 $30,755 $33,679 $21,175
2007 $30,894 $33,601 $22,246
2006 $30,078 $32,553 $20,617
2005 $30,768 $32,768 $20,850