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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 $81,037 in 2018, the latest figures available. Anchorage median household income is $6,691 higher than the median Alaska household income and $19,100 greater than the US median household income. 2019 metro income data (including Anchorage median household income) will be released in September of 2020. Median family and per capita income for Anchorage are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Anchorage Alaska

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $61,937 +0.21% +4.77%
Alaska $74,346 -0.83% -4.38%
Anchorage $81,037 +2.91% -2.28%

Trends in Anchorage, AK Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Anchorage is $81,037. Real median household income peaked in 2008 at $87,726 and is now $6,689 (7.62%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Anchorage, Alaska, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Anchorage

Date US Alaska Anchorage
2018 $61,937 $74,346 $81,037
2017 $61,807 $74,965 $78,745
2016 $60,291 $79,988 $86,018
2015 $59,116 $77,749 $82,924
2014 $56,969 $76,001 $80,354
2013 $56,415 $77,995 $82,955
2012 $56,288 $74,193 $78,337
2011 $56,507 $75,890 $80,226
2010 $57,762 $74,532 $82,512
2009 $58,921 $78,551 $85,308
2008 $60,829 $80,039 $87,726
2007 $61,601 $78,103 $82,549

Anchorage Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Anchorage was $97,481 in 2018. Compared to the median Alaska family income, Anchorage median family income is $7,634 higher. As with the median household income data, 2019 family income data for Anchorage will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Median Family Income for Anchorage Alaska

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $76,401 +0.94% +5.60%
Alaska $89,847 +1.01% -1.86%
Anchorage $97,481 +5.47% -0.69%

Trends in Anchorage, AK Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Anchorage is $97,481. Real median family income peaked in 2008 at $100,881 and is now $3,400 (3.37%) lower.

Real Median Family Income: Anchorage, Alaska, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Anchorage

Date US Alaska Anchorage
2018 $76,401 $89,847 $97,481
2017 $75,692 $88,948 $92,425
2016 $74,360 $92,716 $100,321
2015 $72,348 $91,549 $98,159
2014 $69,978 $87,387 $92,034
2013 $69,134 $92,191 $95,710
2012 $68,512 $87,897 $93,307
2011 $68,763 $84,798 $91,348
2010 $69,953 $88,827 $95,384
2009 $71,663 $93,781 $97,589
2008 $74,083 $92,994 $100,881
2007 $74,267 $88,461 $95,525

Anchorage Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Anchorage was $36,952 in 2018. Compared to the median Alaska per capita income, Anchorage median per capita income is $1,217 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2019 per capita income data for Anchorage will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Per Capita Income for Anchorage Alaska

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $33,831 +1.94% +6.47%
Alaska $35,735 +1.94% -1.85%
Anchorage $36,952 +1.49% -5.09%

Trends in Anchorage, AK Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Anchorage is $36,952. Real per capita income peaked in 2008 at $39,661 and is now $2,709 (6.83%) lower.

Real Per Capita Income: Anchorage, Alaska, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Anchorage

Date US Alaska Anchorage
2018 $33,831 $35,735 $36,952
2017 $33,187 $35,056 $36,410
2016 $32,573 $35,774 $38,172
2015 $31,775 $36,409 $38,933
2014 $30,672 $35,103 $36,401
2013 $30,431 $35,062 $37,262
2012 $29,934 $34,942 $36,382
2011 $29,884 $35,139 $37,293
2010 $30,077 $35,315 $38,331
2009 $30,984 $34,615 $36,813
2008 $32,255 $36,448 $39,661
2007 $32,400 $35,075 $37,260