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Auburn-Opelika Alabama Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Auburn-Opelika Alabama metro area was $52,943 in 2017, the latest figures available. Auburn median household income is $4,820 higher than the median Alabama household income and $7,393 less than the US median household income. 2018 metro income data (including Auburn median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Auburn-Opelika are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Auburn Alabama

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Alabama $48,123 +1.84% +8.41%
Auburn $52,943 +7.85% +27.92%

Trends in Auburn, AL Real Median Household Income since 2005

At $52,943, the median household income for Auburn was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Median Household Income: Auburn, Alabama, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Auburn

Date US Alabama Auburn
2017 $60,336 $48,123 $52,943
2016 $58,856 $47,252 $49,090
2015 $57,709 $46,317 $48,205
2014 $55,613 $44,391 $41,388
2013 $55,072 $45,163 $48,556
2012 $54,948 $44,469 $48,179
2011 $55,162 $45,237 $46,930
2010 $56,388 $45,603 $44,371
2009 $57,519 $46,372 $42,291
2008 $59,382 $48,696 $47,692
2007 $60,135 $48,063 $46,642
2006 $59,051 $47,268 $46,798

Auburn Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Auburn was $72,030 in 2017. Compared to the median Alabama family income, Auburn median family income is $10,518 higher. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Auburn will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Auburn Alabama

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Alabama $61,512 +0.76% +10.39%
Auburn $72,030 +5.47% +21.18%

Trends in Auburn, AL Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Auburn is $72,030. Real median family income peaked in 2006 at $73,224 and is now $1,194 (1.63%) lower. From a post peak low of $59,441 in 2014, real median family income for Auburn has now grown by $12,589 (21.18%).

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Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Auburn

Date US Alabama Auburn
2017 $73,891 $61,512 $72,030
2016 $72,591 $61,050 $68,295
2015 $70,627 $59,142 $65,687
2014 $68,313 $55,724 $59,441
2013 $67,488 $56,964 $62,400
2012 $66,880 $56,369 $68,687
2011 $67,126 $56,789 $62,727
2010 $68,289 $56,819 $66,745
2009 $69,958 $58,158 $61,290
2008 $72,321 $61,940 $68,649
2007 $72,500 $60,170 $65,415
2006 $71,330 $59,972 $73,224

Auburn Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Auburn was $26,542 in 2017. Compared to the median Alabama per capita income, Auburn median per capita income is $44 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Auburn will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Auburn Alabama

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Alabama $26,498 +0.50% +8.30%
Auburn $26,542 +3.59% +1.60%

Trends in Auburn, AL Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Auburn is $26,542. Real per capita income peaked in 2008 at $27,959 and is now $1,417 (5.07%) lower. From a post peak low of $23,838 in 2011, real per capita income for Auburn has now grown by $2,704 (11.34%).

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Historical Real Per Capita Income for Auburn

Date US Alabama Auburn
2017 $32,397 $26,498 $26,542
2016 $31,798 $26,365 $25,621
2015 $31,019 $25,628 $24,933
2014 $29,942 $24,467 $26,123
2013 $29,706 $24,647 $26,375
2012 $29,221 $24,403 $24,053
2011 $29,173 $24,807 $23,838
2010 $29,361 $24,780 $23,868
2009 $30,246 $25,596 $25,324
2008 $31,488 $26,634 $27,959
2007 $31,629 $26,507 $26,420
2006 $30,795 $25,923 $26,530