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Anchorage Alaska Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Anchorage Alaska metro area was $76,871 in 2017, the latest figures available. Anchorage median household income is $3,690 higher than the median Alaska household income and $16,535 greater than the US median household income. 2018 metro income data (including Anchorage median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Anchorage are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Anchorage Alaska

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Alaska $73,181 -6.28% -1.36%
Anchorage $76,871 -8.46% -2.00%

Trends in Anchorage, AK Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Anchorage is $76,871. Real median household income peaked in 2008 at $85,639 and is now $8,768 (10.24%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Anchorage, Alaska, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Anchorage

Date US Alaska Anchorage
2017 $60,336 $73,181 $76,871
2016 $58,856 $78,084 $83,971
2015 $57,709 $75,899 $80,951
2014 $55,613 $74,192 $78,441
2013 $55,072 $76,138 $80,980
2012 $54,948 $72,426 $76,472
2011 $55,162 $74,084 $78,317
2010 $56,388 $72,759 $80,549
2009 $57,519 $76,682 $83,278
2008 $59,382 $78,135 $85,639
2007 $60,135 $76,245 $80,585
2006 $59,051 $72,386 $76,189

Anchorage Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Anchorage was $90,226 in 2017. Compared to the median Alaska family income, Anchorage median family income is $3,395 higher. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Anchorage will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Anchorage Alaska

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Alaska $86,831 -4.06% +1.79%
Anchorage $90,226 -7.87% +0.43%

Trends in Anchorage, AK Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Anchorage is $90,226. Real median family income peaked in 2008 at $98,481 and is now $8,255 (8.38%) lower.

Real Median Family Income: Anchorage, Alaska, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Anchorage

Date US Alaska Anchorage
2017 $73,891 $86,831 $90,226
2016 $72,591 $90,510 $97,934
2015 $70,627 $89,372 $95,824
2014 $68,313 $85,307 $89,843
2013 $67,488 $89,996 $93,431
2012 $66,880 $85,804 $91,085
2011 $67,126 $82,780 $89,174
2010 $68,289 $86,714 $93,115
2009 $69,958 $91,549 $95,267
2008 $72,321 $90,782 $98,481
2007 $72,500 $86,356 $93,252
2006 $71,330 $85,158 $90,170

Anchorage Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Anchorage was $35,544 in 2017. Compared to the median Alaska per capita income, Anchorage median per capita income is $1,322 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Anchorage will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Anchorage Alaska

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Alaska $34,222 -2.00% -0.13%
Anchorage $35,544 -4.62% +0.03%

Trends in Anchorage, AK Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Anchorage is $35,544. Real per capita income peaked in 2008 at $38,717 and is now $3,173 (8.20%) lower.

Real Per Capita Income: Anchorage, Alaska, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Anchorage

Date US Alaska Anchorage
2017 $32,397 $34,222 $35,544
2016 $31,798 $34,922 $37,264
2015 $31,019 $35,543 $38,007
2014 $29,942 $34,267 $35,535
2013 $29,706 $34,228 $36,375
2012 $29,221 $34,110 $35,516
2011 $29,173 $34,303 $36,406
2010 $29,361 $34,475 $37,419
2009 $30,246 $33,791 $35,936
2008 $31,488 $35,581 $38,717
2007 $31,629 $34,240 $36,374
2006 $30,795 $32,808 $35,388