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Decatur Illinois Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Decatur Illinois metro area was $50,066 in 2018, the latest figures available. Decatur median household income is $14,964 lower than the median Illinois household income and $11,871 less than the US median household income. 2019 metro income data (including Decatur median household income) will be released in September of 2020. Median family and per capita income for Decatur are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Decatur Illinois

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $61,937 +0.21% +4.77%
Illinois $65,030 +0.78% +2.97%
Decatur $50,066 -5.96% -1.67%

Trends in Decatur, IL Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Decatur is $50,066. Real median household income peaked in 2007 at $54,343 and is now $4,277 (7.87%) lower. From a post peak low of $47,228 in 2010, real median household income for Decatur has now grown by $2,838 (6.01%).

Real Median Household Income: Decatur, Illinois, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Decatur

Date US Illinois Decatur
2018 $61,937 $65,030 $50,066
2017 $61,807 $64,527 $53,237
2016 $60,291 $63,789 $48,342
2015 $59,116 $63,157 $50,917
2014 $56,969 $60,990 $50,511
2013 $56,415 $60,690 $49,620
2012 $56,288 $60,414 $48,795
2011 $56,507 $59,564 $49,696
2010 $57,762 $61,139 $47,228
2009 $58,921 $63,315 $51,745
2008 $60,829 $65,746 $53,370
2007 $61,601 $65,709 $54,343

Decatur Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Decatur was $65,716 in 2018. Compared to the median Illinois family income, Decatur median family income is $15,597 lower. As with the median household income data, 2019 family income data for Decatur will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Median Family Income for Decatur Illinois

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $76,401 +0.94% +5.60%
Illinois $81,313 +0.27% +3.84%
Decatur $65,716 -4.43% -2.06%

Trends in Decatur, IL Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Decatur is $65,716. Real median family income peaked in 2006 at $69,062 and is now $3,346 (4.84%) lower. From a post peak low of $59,264 in 2012, real median family income for Decatur has now grown by $6,452 (10.89%).

Real Median Family Income: Decatur, Illinois, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Decatur

Date US Illinois Decatur
2018 $76,401 $81,313 $65,716
2017 $75,692 $81,098 $68,764
2016 $74,360 $80,521 $65,908
2015 $72,348 $78,309 $67,095
2014 $69,978 $76,228 $68,971
2013 $69,134 $75,101 $61,632
2012 $68,512 $75,281 $59,264
2011 $68,763 $73,377 $68,522
2010 $69,953 $75,502 $60,684
2009 $71,663 $78,379 $65,144
2008 $74,083 $80,621 $66,696
2007 $74,267 $79,837 $66,889

Decatur Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Decatur was $29,539 in 2018. Compared to the median Illinois per capita income, Decatur median per capita income is $6,262 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2019 per capita income data for Decatur will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Per Capita Income for Decatur Illinois

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $33,831 +1.94% +6.47%
Illinois $35,801 +2.20% +6.00%
Decatur $29,539 +0.03% -1.12%

Trends in Decatur, IL Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Decatur is $29,539. Real per capita income peaked in 2007 at $30,515 and is now $976 (3.20%) lower. From a post peak low of $26,186 in 2010, real per capita income for Decatur has now grown by $3,353 (12.80%).

Real Per Capita Income: Decatur, Illinois, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Decatur

Date US Illinois Decatur
2018 $33,831 $35,801 $29,539
2017 $33,187 $35,030 $29,530
2016 $32,573 $34,374 $27,969
2015 $31,775 $33,776 $29,873
2014 $30,672 $32,295 $28,092
2013 $30,431 $32,236 $28,232
2012 $29,934 $31,492 $27,125
2011 $29,884 $31,195 $28,246
2010 $30,077 $31,538 $26,186
2009 $30,984 $32,816 $30,362
2008 $32,255 $33,829 $30,295
2007 $32,400 $33,951 $30,515