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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 $51,164 in 2017, the latest figures available. Tuscaloosa median household income is $3,041 higher than the median Alabama household income and $9,172 less than the US median household income. 2018 metro income data (including Tuscaloosa median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Tuscaloosa are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Tuscaloosa Alabama

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Alabama $48,123 +1.84% +8.41%
Tuscaloosa $51,164 +8.68% +11.83%

Trends in Tuscaloosa, AL Real Median Household Income since 2005

At $51,164, the median household income for Tuscaloosa was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Median Household Income: Tuscaloosa, Alabama, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Tuscaloosa

Date US Alabama Tuscaloosa
2017 $60,336 $48,123 $51,164
2016 $58,856 $47,252 $47,077
2015 $57,709 $46,317 $48,082
2014 $55,613 $44,391 $45,752
2013 $55,072 $45,163 $47,320
2012 $54,948 $44,469 $41,447
2011 $55,162 $45,237 $44,199
2010 $56,388 $45,603 $46,248
2009 $57,519 $46,372 $45,832
2008 $59,382 $48,696 $46,112
2007 $60,135 $48,063 $46,245
2006 $59,051 $47,268 $43,260

Tuscaloosa Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Tuscaloosa was $63,176 in 2017. Compared to the median Alabama family income, Tuscaloosa median family income is $1,664 higher. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Tuscaloosa will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Tuscaloosa Alabama

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Alabama $61,512 +0.76% +10.39%
Tuscaloosa $63,176 -1.79% +6.86%

Trends in Tuscaloosa, AL Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Tuscaloosa is $63,176. Real median family income peaked in 2008 at $66,523 and is now $3,347 (5.03%) lower. From a post peak low of $53,742 in 2012, real median family income for Tuscaloosa has now grown by $9,434 (17.55%).

Real Median Family Income: Tuscaloosa, Alabama, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Tuscaloosa

Date US Alabama Tuscaloosa
2017 $73,891 $61,512 $63,176
2016 $72,591 $61,050 $64,325
2015 $70,627 $59,142 $59,661
2014 $68,313 $55,724 $59,118
2013 $67,488 $56,964 $59,426
2012 $66,880 $56,369 $53,742
2011 $67,126 $56,789 $57,134
2010 $68,289 $56,819 $59,036
2009 $69,958 $58,158 $58,568
2008 $72,321 $61,940 $66,523
2007 $72,500 $60,170 $62,464
2006 $71,330 $59,972 $64,202

Tuscaloosa Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Tuscaloosa was $24,848 in 2017. Compared to the median Alabama per capita income, Tuscaloosa median per capita income is $1,650 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Tuscaloosa will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Tuscaloosa Alabama

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Alabama $26,498 +0.50% +8.30%
Tuscaloosa $24,848 -0.08% +8.20%

Trends in Tuscaloosa, AL Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Tuscaloosa is $24,848. Real per capita income peaked in 2006 at $26,598 and is now $1,750 (6.58%) lower. From a post peak low of $21,867 in 2012, real per capita income for Tuscaloosa has now grown by $2,981 (13.63%).

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Historical Real Per Capita Income for Tuscaloosa

Date US Alabama Tuscaloosa
2017 $32,397 $26,498 $24,848
2016 $31,798 $26,365 $24,869
2015 $31,019 $25,628 $24,902
2014 $29,942 $24,467 $22,964
2013 $29,706 $24,647 $22,584
2012 $29,221 $24,403 $21,867
2011 $29,173 $24,807 $22,647
2010 $29,361 $24,780 $24,106
2009 $30,246 $25,596 $23,818
2008 $31,488 $26,634 $24,913
2007 $31,629 $26,507 $25,678
2006 $30,795 $25,923 $26,598