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Birmingham-Hoover Alabama Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Birmingham-Hoover Alabama metro area was $53,107 in 2017, the latest figures available. Birmingham median household income is $4,984 higher than the median Alabama household income and $7,229 less than the US median household income. 2018 metro income data (including Birmingham median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Birmingham-Hoover are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Birmingham Alabama

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Alabama $48,123 +1.84% +8.41%
Birmingham $53,107 -0.45% +8.91%

Trends in Birmingham, AL Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Birmingham is $53,107. Real median household income peaked in 2008 at $56,290 and is now $3,183 (5.65%) lower. From a post peak low of $48,761 in 2014, real median household income for Birmingham has now grown by $4,346 (8.91%).

Real Median Household Income: Birmingham, Alabama, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Birmingham

Date US Alabama Birmingham
2017 $60,336 $48,123 $53,107
2016 $58,856 $47,252 $53,349
2015 $57,709 $46,317 $53,244
2014 $55,613 $44,391 $48,761
2013 $55,072 $45,163 $50,938
2012 $54,948 $44,469 $50,019
2011 $55,162 $45,237 $49,846
2010 $56,388 $45,603 $49,819
2009 $57,519 $46,372 $51,388
2008 $59,382 $48,696 $56,290
2007 $60,135 $48,063 $55,935
2006 $59,051 $47,268 $54,277

Birmingham Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Birmingham was $67,544 in 2017. Compared to the median Alabama family income, Birmingham median family income is $6,032 higher. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Birmingham will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Birmingham Alabama

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Alabama $61,512 +0.76% +10.39%
Birmingham $67,544 -2.56% +9.46%

Trends in Birmingham, AL Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Birmingham is $67,544. Real median family income peaked in 2008 at $69,381 and is now $1,837 (2.65%) lower. From a post peak low of $60,576 in 2010, real median family income for Birmingham has now grown by $6,968 (11.50%).

Real Median Family Income: Birmingham, Alabama, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Birmingham

Date US Alabama Birmingham
2017 $73,891 $61,512 $67,544
2016 $72,591 $61,050 $69,318
2015 $70,627 $59,142 $68,110
2014 $68,313 $55,724 $61,709
2013 $67,488 $56,964 $64,142
2012 $66,880 $56,369 $63,504
2011 $67,126 $56,789 $64,048
2010 $68,289 $56,819 $60,576
2009 $69,958 $58,158 $65,925
2008 $72,321 $61,940 $69,381
2007 $72,500 $60,170 $69,002
2006 $71,330 $59,972 $68,893

Birmingham Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Birmingham was $29,908 in 2017. Compared to the median Alabama per capita income, Birmingham median per capita income is $3,410 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Birmingham will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Birmingham Alabama

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Alabama $26,498 +0.50% +8.30%
Birmingham $29,908 +0.04% +11.22%

Trends in Birmingham, AL Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Birmingham is $29,908. Real per capita income peaked in 2008 at $30,992 and is now $1,084 (3.50%) lower. From a post peak low of $26,891 in 2014, real per capita income for Birmingham has now grown by $3,017 (11.22%).

Real Per Capita Income: Birmingham, Alabama, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Birmingham

Date US Alabama Birmingham
2017 $32,397 $26,498 $29,908
2016 $31,798 $26,365 $29,895
2015 $31,019 $25,628 $28,853
2014 $29,942 $24,467 $26,891
2013 $29,706 $24,647 $28,102
2012 $29,221 $24,403 $27,607
2011 $29,173 $24,807 $27,770
2010 $29,361 $24,780 $27,575
2009 $30,246 $25,596 $29,220
2008 $31,488 $26,634 $30,992
2007 $31,629 $26,507 $30,991
2006 $30,795 $25,923 $30,127