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Tuscaloosa Alabama Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Tuscaloosa Alabama metro area was $50,939 in 2018, the latest figures available. Tuscaloosa median household income is $1,078 higher than the median Alabama household income and $10,998 less than the US median household income. 2019 metro income data (including Tuscaloosa median household income) will be released in September of 2020. Median family and per capita income for Tuscaloosa are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Tuscaloosa Alabama

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $61,937 +0.21% +4.77%
Alabama $49,861 +1.15% +5.09%
Tuscaloosa $50,939 -2.81% +3.42%

Trends in Tuscaloosa, AL Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Tuscaloosa is $50,939. Real median household income peaked in 2017 at $52,411 and is now $1,472 (2.81%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Tuscaloosa, Alabama, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Tuscaloosa

Date US Alabama Tuscaloosa
2018 $61,937 $49,861 $50,939
2017 $61,807 $49,296 $52,411
2016 $60,291 $48,404 $48,225
2015 $59,116 $47,446 $49,253
2014 $56,969 $45,474 $46,868
2013 $56,415 $46,264 $48,474
2012 $56,288 $45,553 $42,458
2011 $56,507 $46,340 $45,277
2010 $57,762 $46,714 $47,375
2009 $58,921 $47,503 $46,949
2008 $60,829 $49,882 $47,235
2007 $61,601 $49,234 $47,372

Tuscaloosa Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Tuscaloosa was $66,321 in 2018. Compared to the median Alabama family income, Tuscaloosa median family income is $2,484 higher. As with the median household income data, 2019 family income data for Tuscaloosa will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Median Family Income for Tuscaloosa Alabama

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $76,401 +0.94% +5.60%
Alabama $63,837 +1.31% +5.37%
Tuscaloosa $66,321 +2.48% +8.52%

Trends in Tuscaloosa, AL Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Tuscaloosa is $66,321. Real median family income peaked in 2008 at $68,144 and is now $1,823 (2.68%) lower. From a post peak low of $55,053 in 2012, real median family income for Tuscaloosa has now grown by $11,268 (20.47%).

Real Median Family Income: Tuscaloosa, Alabama, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Tuscaloosa

Date US Alabama Tuscaloosa
2018 $76,401 $63,837 $66,321
2017 $75,692 $63,011 $64,716
2016 $74,360 $62,538 $65,892
2015 $72,348 $60,584 $61,115
2014 $69,978 $57,083 $60,560
2013 $69,134 $58,353 $60,875
2012 $68,512 $57,744 $55,053
2011 $68,763 $58,173 $58,527
2010 $69,953 $58,204 $60,475
2009 $71,663 $59,576 $59,996
2008 $74,083 $63,449 $68,144
2007 $74,267 $61,637 $63,986

Tuscaloosa Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Tuscaloosa was $26,239 in 2018. Compared to the median Alabama per capita income, Tuscaloosa median per capita income is $1,286 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2019 per capita income data for Tuscaloosa will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Per Capita Income for Tuscaloosa Alabama

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $33,831 +1.94% +6.47%
Alabama $27,525 +1.40% +4.85%
Tuscaloosa $26,239 +3.08% +2.87%

Trends in Tuscaloosa, AL Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Tuscaloosa is $26,239. Real per capita income peaked in 2006 at $27,247 and is now $1,008 (3.70%) lower. From a post peak low of $22,401 in 2012, real per capita income for Tuscaloosa has now grown by $3,838 (17.13%).

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Historical Real Per Capita Income for Tuscaloosa

Date US Alabama Tuscaloosa
2018 $33,831 $27,525 $26,239
2017 $33,187 $27,144 $25,454
2016 $32,573 $27,008 $25,475
2015 $31,775 $26,253 $25,508
2014 $30,672 $25,063 $23,524
2013 $30,431 $25,248 $23,135
2012 $29,934 $24,999 $22,401
2011 $29,884 $25,412 $23,200
2010 $30,077 $25,384 $24,694
2009 $30,984 $26,221 $24,399
2008 $32,255 $27,283 $25,520
2007 $32,400 $27,153 $26,303