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Alaska Household Income

According to the Census ACS 1-year survey, the median household income for Alaska was $74,346 in 2018, the latest figures available. Compared to the median US household income, Alaska median household income is $12,409 higher. 2019 Census ACS data (including 2019 Alaska household income numbers) will be released in September of 2020. Alaska median family income and per capita income for Alaska are shown further down.

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Real Median Household Income in Alaska

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $61,937 +0.21% +4.77%
Alaska $74,346 -0.83% -4.38%

Alaska Real Median Household Income Trends since 2005

The current median household income for Alaska is $74,346. Real median household income peaked in 2008 at $80,039 and is now $5,693 (7.11%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Alaska, National

Historical Real Median Household Income for Alaska

Date US Alaska
2018 $61,937 $74,346
2017 $61,807 $74,965
2016 $60,291 $79,988
2015 $59,116 $77,749
2014 $56,969 $76,001
2013 $56,415 $77,995
2012 $56,288 $74,193
2011 $56,507 $75,890
2010 $57,762 $74,532
2009 $58,921 $78,551
2008 $60,829 $80,039
2007 $61,601 $78,103
2006 $60,490 $74,151
2005 $59,604 $72,483

Alaska Family Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows that the median family income for Alaska was $89,847 in 2018. Compared to the median US family income, Alaska median family income is $13,446 higher. Like the median household income numbers, 2019 family income data will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Median Family Income in Alaska

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $76,401 +0.94% +5.60%
Alaska $89,847 +1.01% -1.86%

Alaska Real Median Family Income Trends since 2005

The current median family income for Alaska is $89,847. Real median family income peaked in 2009 at $93,781 and is now $3,934 (4.19%) lower. From a post peak low of $84,798 in 2011, real median family income for Alaska has now grown by $5,049 (5.95%).

Real Median Family Income: Alaska, National

Historical Real Median Family Income for Alaska

Date US Alaska
2018 $76,401 $89,847
2017 $75,692 $88,948
2016 $74,360 $92,716
2015 $72,348 $91,549
2014 $69,978 $87,387
2013 $69,134 $92,191
2012 $68,512 $87,897
2011 $68,763 $84,798
2010 $69,953 $88,827
2009 $71,663 $93,781
2008 $74,083 $92,994
2007 $74,267 $88,461
2006 $73,069 $87,234
2005 $71,965 $86,468

Alaska Per Capita Income

The ACS survey shows the median per capita income for Alaska was $35,735 in 2018. Compared to the US per capita income, Alaska per capita income is $1,904 higher. Per capita income numbers for 2019 will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Per Capita Income in Alaska

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $33,831 +1.94% +6.47%
Alaska $35,735 +1.94% -1.85%

Alaska Real Per Capita Income Trends since 2005

The current per capita income for Alaska is $35,735. Real per capita income peaked in 2008 at $36,448 and is now $713 (1.96%) lower.

Real Per Capita Income: Alaska, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Alaska

Date US Alaska
2018 $33,831 $35,735
2017 $33,187 $35,056
2016 $32,573 $35,774
2015 $31,775 $36,409
2014 $30,672 $35,103
2013 $30,431 $35,062
2012 $29,934 $34,942
2011 $29,884 $35,139
2010 $30,077 $35,315
2009 $30,984 $34,615
2008 $32,255 $36,448
2007 $32,400 $35,075
2006 $31,545 $33,608
2005 $32,269 $33,912