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Shelby County Alabama Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Shelby County Alabama area was $73,031 in 2017, the latest figures available. Shelby County median household income is $24,908 higher than the median Alabama household income and $12,695 greater than the US median household income. 2018 county income data (including Shelby County median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Shelby County are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Shelby County Alabama

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Alabama $48,123 +1.84% +8.41%
Shelby County $73,031 -2.92% +4.00%

Trends in Shelby County, AL Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Shelby is $73,031. Real median household income peaked in 2008 at $81,804 and is now $8,773 (10.72%) lower. From a post peak low of $70,224 in 2014, real median household income for Shelby has now grown by $2,807 (4.00%).

Real Median Household Income: Shelby County, Alabama, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Shelby County

Date US Alabama Shelby County
2017 $60,336 $48,123 $73,031
2016 $58,856 $47,252 $75,231
2015 $57,709 $46,317 $72,626
2014 $55,613 $44,391 $70,224
2013 $55,072 $45,163 $71,462
2012 $54,948 $44,469 $70,304
2011 $55,162 $45,237 $71,888
2010 $56,388 $45,603 $73,995
2009 $57,519 $46,372 $73,725
2008 $59,382 $48,696 $81,804
2007 $60,135 $48,063 $78,684
2006 $59,051 $47,268 $80,805

Shelby County Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Shelby County was $93,095 in 2017. Compared to the median Alabama family income, Shelby County median family income is $31,583 higher. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Shelby County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Shelby County Alabama

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Alabama $61,512 +0.76% +10.39%
Shelby County $93,095 +4.95% +9.43%

Trends in Shelby County, AL Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Shelby is $93,095. Real median family income peaked in 2008 at $101,248 and is now $8,153 (8.05%) lower. From a post peak low of $83,051 in 2012, real median family income for Shelby has now grown by $10,044 (12.09%).

Real Median Family Income: Shelby County, Alabama, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Shelby County

Date US Alabama Shelby County
2017 $73,891 $61,512 $93,095
2016 $72,591 $61,050 $88,705
2015 $70,627 $59,142 $88,595
2014 $68,313 $55,724 $85,070
2013 $67,488 $56,964 $85,929
2012 $66,880 $56,369 $83,051
2011 $67,126 $56,789 $88,041
2010 $68,289 $56,819 $88,071
2009 $69,958 $58,158 $88,062
2008 $72,321 $61,940 $101,248
2007 $72,500 $60,170 $94,585
2006 $71,330 $59,972 $92,884

Shelby County Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Shelby County was $35,713 in 2017. Compared to the median Alabama per capita income, Shelby County median per capita income is $9,215 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Shelby County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Shelby County Alabama

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Alabama $26,498 +0.50% +8.30%
Shelby County $35,713 +1.99% +7.55%

Trends in Shelby County, AL Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Shelby is $35,713. Real per capita income peaked in 2008 at $41,223 and is now $5,510 (13.37%) lower. From a post peak low of $33,206 in 2014, real per capita income for Shelby has now grown by $2,507 (7.55%).

Real Per Capita Income: Shelby County, Alabama, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Shelby County

Date US Alabama Shelby County
2017 $32,397 $26,498 $35,713
2016 $31,798 $26,365 $35,016
2015 $31,019 $25,628 $36,084
2014 $29,942 $24,467 $33,206
2013 $29,706 $24,647 $33,970
2012 $29,221 $24,403 $34,486
2011 $29,173 $24,807 $34,011
2010 $29,361 $24,780 $34,594
2009 $30,246 $25,596 $37,559
2008 $31,488 $26,634 $41,223
2007 $31,629 $26,507 $39,602
2006 $30,795 $25,923 $39,368