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Mobile Alabama Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Mobile Alabama metro area was $43,061 in 2018, the latest figures available. Mobile median household income is $6,800 lower than the median Alabama household income and $18,876 less than the US median household income. 2019 metro income data (including Mobile median household income) will be released in September of 2020. Median family and per capita income for Mobile are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Mobile Alabama

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $61,937 +0.21% +4.77%
Alabama $49,861 +1.15% +5.09%
Mobile $43,061 -8.66% -4.85%

Trends in Mobile, AL Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Mobile is $43,061. Real median household income peaked in 2006 at $48,299 and is now $5,238 (10.84%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Mobile, Alabama, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Mobile

Date US Alabama Mobile
2018 $61,937 $49,861 $43,061
2017 $61,807 $49,296 $47,145
2016 $60,291 $48,404 $47,867
2015 $59,116 $47,446 $45,256
2014 $56,969 $45,474 $46,336
2013 $56,415 $46,264 $46,367
2012 $56,288 $45,553 $43,490
2011 $56,507 $46,340 $47,411
2010 $57,762 $46,714 $46,165
2009 $58,921 $47,503 $46,984
2008 $60,829 $49,882 $48,011
2007 $61,601 $49,234 $45,394

Mobile Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Mobile was $55,711 in 2018. Compared to the median Alabama family income, Mobile median family income is $8,126 lower. As with the median household income data, 2019 family income data for Mobile will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Median Family Income for Mobile Alabama

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $76,401 +0.94% +5.60%
Alabama $63,837 +1.31% +5.37%
Mobile $55,711 -6.01% -7.35%

Trends in Mobile, AL Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Mobile is $55,711. Real median family income peaked in 2015 at $60,130 and is now $4,419 (7.35%) lower.

Real Median Family Income: Mobile, Alabama, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Mobile

Date US Alabama Mobile
2018 $76,401 $63,837 $55,711
2017 $75,692 $63,011 $59,273
2016 $74,360 $62,538 $59,622
2015 $72,348 $60,584 $60,130
2014 $69,978 $57,083 $56,764
2013 $69,134 $58,353 $55,600
2012 $68,512 $57,744 $55,532
2011 $68,763 $58,173 $57,959
2010 $69,953 $58,204 $56,938
2009 $71,663 $59,576 $56,823
2008 $74,083 $63,449 $58,840
2007 $74,267 $61,637 $54,093

Mobile Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Mobile was $24,663 in 2018. Compared to the median Alabama per capita income, Mobile median per capita income is $2,862 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2019 per capita income data for Mobile will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Per Capita Income for Mobile Alabama

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $33,831 +1.94% +6.47%
Alabama $27,525 +1.40% +4.85%
Mobile $24,663 -4.63% +0.01%

Trends in Mobile, AL Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Mobile is $24,663. Real per capita income peaked in 2017 at $25,859 and is now $1,196 (4.63%) lower.

Real Per Capita Income: Mobile, Alabama, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Mobile

Date US Alabama Mobile
2018 $33,831 $27,525 $24,663
2017 $33,187 $27,144 $25,859
2016 $32,573 $27,008 $25,636
2015 $31,775 $26,253 $24,660
2014 $30,672 $25,063 $24,265
2013 $30,431 $25,248 $22,979
2012 $29,934 $24,999 $23,368
2011 $29,884 $25,412 $24,988
2010 $30,077 $25,384 $24,554
2009 $30,984 $26,221 $24,638
2008 $32,255 $27,283 $25,484
2007 $32,400 $27,153 $24,175