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Arkansas Household Income

According to the Census ACS 1-year survey, the median household income for Arkansas was $48,952 in 2019, the latest figures available. Compared to the median US household income, Arkansas median household income is $16,760 lower. 2020 Census ACS data (including 2020 Arkansas household income numbers) will be released in September of 2021. Arkansas median family income and per capita income for Arkansas are shown further down.

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Real Median Household Income in Arkansas

2019 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $65,712 +4.21% +7.05%
Arkansas $48,952 +2.16% +3.64%

Arkansas Real Median Household Income Trends since 2005

At $48,952, the median household income for Arkansas was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2019.

Real Median Household Income: Arkansas, National

Historical Real Median Household Income for Arkansas

Date US Arkansas
2019 $65,712 $48,952
2018 $63,059 $47,915
2017 $62,927 $47,838
2016 $61,383 $47,232
2015 $60,187 $45,317
2014 $58,001 $44,603
2013 $57,437 $44,533
2012 $57,307 $44,747
2011 $57,531 $44,153
2010 $58,809 $45,014
2009 $59,988 $45,179

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Arkansas Family Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows that the median family income for Arkansas was $62,387 in 2019. Compared to the median US family income, Arkansas median family income is $18,557 lower. Like the median household income numbers, 2020 family income data will be released in September of 2021.

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Real Median Family Income in Arkansas

2019 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $80,944 +4.06% +6.92%
Arkansas $62,387 +5.50% +5.54%

Arkansas Real Median Family Income Trends since 2005

At $62,387, the median family income for Arkansas was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2019.

Real Median Family Income: Arkansas, National

Historical Real Median Family Income for Arkansas

Date US Arkansas
2019 $80,944 $62,387
2018 $77,786 $59,133
2017 $77,064 $59,886
2016 $75,707 $59,111
2015 $73,660 $56,598
2014 $71,246 $55,700
2013 $70,386 $55,420
2012 $69,752 $56,112
2011 $70,009 $55,493
2010 $71,221 $55,287
2009 $72,962 $55,983

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Arkansas Per Capita Income

The ACS survey shows the median per capita income for Arkansas was $27,274 in 2019. Compared to the US per capita income, Arkansas per capita income is $8,398 lower. Per capita income numbers for 2020 will be released in September of 2021.

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Real Per Capita Income in Arkansas

2019 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $35,672 +3.57% +7.57%
Arkansas $27,274 +0.61% +5.51%

Arkansas Real Per Capita Income Trends since 2005

At $27,274, the per capita income for Arkansas was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2019.

Real Per Capita Income: Arkansas, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Arkansas

Date US Arkansas
2019 $35,672 $27,274
2018 $34,444 $27,109
2017 $33,788 $26,403
2016 $33,163 $25,850
2015 $32,351 $25,455
2014 $31,228 $24,736
2013 $30,982 $24,104
2012 $30,476 $24,144
2011 $30,425 $24,154
2010 $30,622 $24,354
2009 $31,545 $24,621

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