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Arkansas Household Income

According to the Census ACS 1-year survey, the median household income for Arkansas was $47,062 in 2018, the latest figures available. Compared to the median US household income, Arkansas median household income is $14,875 lower. 2019 Census ACS data (including 2019 Arkansas household income numbers) will be released in September of 2020. Arkansas median family income and per capita income for Arkansas are shown further down.

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Real Median Household Income in Arkansas

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $61,937 +0.21% +4.77%
Arkansas $47,062 +0.16% +5.73%

Arkansas Real Median Household Income Trends since 2005

At $47,062, the median household income for Arkansas was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2018.

Real Median Household Income: Arkansas, National

Historical Real Median Household Income for Arkansas

Date US Arkansas
2018 $61,937 $47,062
2017 $61,807 $46,987
2016 $60,291 $46,392
2015 $59,116 $44,510
2014 $56,969 $43,809
2013 $56,415 $43,740
2012 $56,288 $43,951
2011 $56,507 $43,367
2010 $57,762 $44,213
2009 $58,921 $44,375
2008 $60,829 $45,380
2007 $61,601 $46,296
2006 $60,490 $45,693
2005 $59,604 $45,112

Arkansas Family Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows that the median family income for Arkansas was $58,080 in 2018. Compared to the median US family income, Arkansas median family income is $18,321 lower. 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 Arkansas

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $76,401 +0.94% +5.60%
Arkansas $58,080 -1.26% +4.48%

Arkansas Real Median Family Income Trends since 2005

The current median family income for Arkansas is $58,080. Real median family income peaked in 2017 at $58,821 and is now $741 (1.26%) lower.

Real Median Family Income: Arkansas, National

Historical Real Median Family Income for Arkansas

Date US Arkansas
2018 $76,401 $58,080
2017 $75,692 $58,821
2016 $74,360 $58,059
2015 $72,348 $55,590
2014 $69,978 $54,709
2013 $69,134 $54,434
2012 $68,512 $55,114
2011 $68,763 $54,506
2010 $69,953 $54,303
2009 $71,663 $54,987
2008 $74,083 $55,707
2007 $74,267 $57,085
2006 $73,069 $56,298
2005 $71,965 $55,598

Arkansas Per Capita Income

The ACS survey shows the median per capita income for Arkansas was $26,626 in 2018. Compared to the US per capita income, Arkansas per capita income is $7,205 lower. Per capita income numbers for 2019 will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Per Capita Income in Arkansas

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $33,831 +1.94% +6.47%
Arkansas $26,626 +2.67% +6.50%

Arkansas Real Per Capita Income Trends since 2005

At $26,626, the per capita income for Arkansas was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2018.

Real Per Capita Income: Arkansas, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Arkansas

Date US Arkansas
2018 $33,831 $26,626
2017 $33,187 $25,933
2016 $32,573 $25,390
2015 $31,775 $25,002
2014 $30,672 $24,295
2013 $30,431 $23,675
2012 $29,934 $23,715
2011 $29,884 $23,724
2010 $30,077 $23,920
2009 $30,984 $24,183
2008 $32,255 $24,696
2007 $32,400 $25,140
2006 $31,545 $24,667
2005 $32,269 $24,909