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Decatur Alabama Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Decatur Alabama metro area was $49,133 in 2018, the latest figures available. Decatur median household income is $728 lower than the median Alabama household income and $12,804 less than the US median household income. 2019 metro income data (including Decatur median household income) will be released in September of 2020. Median family and per capita income for Decatur are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Decatur Alabama

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $61,937 +0.21% +4.77%
Alabama $49,861 +1.15% +5.09%
Decatur $49,133 +1.96% +0.43%

Trends in Decatur, AL Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Decatur is $49,133. Real median household income peaked in 2008 at $54,953 and is now $5,820 (10.59%) lower. From a post peak low of $44,236 in 2009, real median household income for Decatur has now grown by $4,897 (11.07%).

Real Median Household Income: Decatur, Alabama, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Decatur

Date US Alabama Decatur
2018 $61,937 $49,861 $49,133
2017 $61,807 $49,296 $48,189
2016 $60,291 $48,404 $46,644
2015 $59,116 $47,446 $48,922
2014 $56,969 $45,474 $47,353
2013 $56,415 $46,264 $45,993
2012 $56,288 $45,553 $46,116
2011 $56,507 $46,340 $46,962
2010 $57,762 $46,714 $48,674
2009 $58,921 $47,503 $44,236
2008 $60,829 $49,882 $54,953
2007 $61,601 $49,234 $51,668

Decatur Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Decatur was $60,365 in 2018. Compared to the median Alabama family income, Decatur median family income is $3,472 lower. As with the median household income data, 2019 family income data for Decatur will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Median Family Income for Decatur Alabama

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $76,401 +0.94% +5.60%
Alabama $63,837 +1.31% +5.37%
Decatur $60,365 -1.63% +2.32%

Trends in Decatur, AL Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Decatur is $60,365. Real median family income peaked in 2008 at $66,799 and is now $6,434 (9.63%) lower. From a post peak low of $55,936 in 2009, real median family income for Decatur has now grown by $4,429 (7.92%).

Real Median Family Income: Decatur, Alabama, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Decatur

Date US Alabama Decatur
2018 $76,401 $63,837 $60,365
2017 $75,692 $63,011 $61,365
2016 $74,360 $62,538 $61,814
2015 $72,348 $60,584 $58,999
2014 $69,978 $57,083 $59,361
2013 $69,134 $58,353 $59,082
2012 $68,512 $57,744 $56,580
2011 $68,763 $58,173 $57,560
2010 $69,953 $58,204 $59,927
2009 $71,663 $59,576 $55,936
2008 $74,083 $63,449 $66,799
2007 $74,267 $61,637 $61,462

Decatur Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Decatur was $26,548 in 2018. Compared to the median Alabama per capita income, Decatur median per capita income is $977 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2019 per capita income data for Decatur will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Per Capita Income for Decatur Alabama

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $33,831 +1.94% +6.47%
Alabama $27,525 +1.40% +4.85%
Decatur $26,548 +8.09% +1.41%

Trends in Decatur, AL Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Decatur is $26,548. Real per capita income peaked in 2008 at $27,123 and is now $575 (2.12%) lower. From a post peak low of $24,310 in 2013, real per capita income for Decatur has now grown by $2,238 (9.21%).

Real Per Capita Income: Decatur, Alabama, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Decatur

Date US Alabama Decatur
2018 $33,831 $27,525 $26,548
2017 $33,187 $27,144 $24,560
2016 $32,573 $27,008 $24,730
2015 $31,775 $26,253 $26,179
2014 $30,672 $25,063 $24,656
2013 $30,431 $25,248 $24,310
2012 $29,934 $24,999 $24,883
2011 $29,884 $25,412 $26,339
2010 $30,077 $25,384 $24,576
2009 $30,984 $26,221 $24,475
2008 $32,255 $27,283 $27,123
2007 $32,400 $27,153 $26,061