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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 $46,023 in 2017, the latest figures available. Mobile median household income is $2,100 lower than the median Alabama household income and $14,313 less than the US median household income. 2018 metro income data (including Mobile median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Mobile are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Mobile Alabama

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Alabama $48,123 +1.84% +8.41%
Mobile $46,023 -1.51% +1.75%

Trends in Mobile, AL Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Mobile is $46,023. Real median household income peaked in 2006 at $47,149 and is now $1,126 (2.39%) lower. From a post peak low of $42,454 in 2012, real median household income for Mobile has now grown by $3,569 (8.41%).

Real Median Household Income: Mobile, Alabama, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Mobile

Date US Alabama Mobile
2017 $60,336 $48,123 $46,023
2016 $58,856 $47,252 $46,728
2015 $57,709 $46,317 $44,180
2014 $55,613 $44,391 $45,233
2013 $55,072 $45,163 $45,263
2012 $54,948 $44,469 $42,454
2011 $55,162 $45,237 $46,282
2010 $56,388 $45,603 $45,066
2009 $57,519 $46,372 $45,866
2008 $59,382 $48,696 $46,868
2007 $60,135 $48,063 $44,314
2006 $59,051 $47,268 $47,149

Mobile Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Mobile was $57,863 in 2017. Compared to the median Alabama family income, Mobile median family income is $3,649 lower. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Mobile will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Mobile Alabama

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Alabama $61,512 +0.76% +10.39%
Mobile $57,863 -0.59% +4.42%

Trends in Mobile, AL Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Mobile is $57,863. Real median family income peaked in 2015 at $58,699 and is now $836 (1.42%) lower.

Real Median Family Income: Mobile, Alabama, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Mobile

Date US Alabama Mobile
2017 $73,891 $61,512 $57,863
2016 $72,591 $61,050 $58,204
2015 $70,627 $59,142 $58,699
2014 $68,313 $55,724 $55,413
2013 $67,488 $56,964 $54,276
2012 $66,880 $56,369 $54,210
2011 $67,126 $56,789 $56,579
2010 $68,289 $56,819 $55,583
2009 $69,958 $58,158 $55,471
2008 $72,321 $61,940 $57,441
2007 $72,500 $60,170 $52,806
2006 $71,330 $59,972 $54,834

Mobile Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Mobile was $25,244 in 2017. Compared to the median Alabama per capita income, Mobile median per capita income is $1,254 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Mobile will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Mobile Alabama

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Alabama $26,498 +0.50% +8.30%
Mobile $25,244 +0.87% +6.57%

Trends in Mobile, AL Real Per Capita Income since 2005

At $25,244, the per capita income for Mobile was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Per Capita Income: Mobile, Alabama, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Mobile

Date US Alabama Mobile
2017 $32,397 $26,498 $25,244
2016 $31,798 $26,365 $25,026
2015 $31,019 $25,628 $24,073
2014 $29,942 $24,467 $23,687
2013 $29,706 $24,647 $22,432
2012 $29,221 $24,403 $22,812
2011 $29,173 $24,807 $24,393
2010 $29,361 $24,780 $23,970
2009 $30,246 $25,596 $24,051
2008 $31,488 $26,634 $24,877
2007 $31,629 $26,507 $23,600
2006 $30,795 $25,923 $24,371