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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 $51,970 in 2017, the latest figures available. Decatur median household income is $11,022 lower than the median Illinois household income and $8,366 less than the US median household income. 2018 metro income data (including Decatur median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Decatur are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Decatur Illinois

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Illinois $62,992 +1.16% +5.80%
Decatur $51,970 +10.12% +5.40%

Trends in Decatur, IL Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Decatur is $51,970. Real median household income peaked in 2007 at $53,050 and is now $1,080 (2.04%) lower. From a post peak low of $46,104 in 2010, real median household income for Decatur has now grown by $5,866 (12.72%).

Real Median Household Income: Decatur, Illinois, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Decatur

Date US Illinois Decatur
2017 $60,336 $62,992 $51,970
2016 $58,856 $62,271 $47,192
2015 $57,709 $61,655 $49,706
2014 $55,613 $59,538 $49,308
2013 $55,072 $59,246 $48,439
2012 $54,948 $58,976 $47,634
2011 $55,162 $58,146 $48,514
2010 $56,388 $59,684 $46,104
2009 $57,519 $61,808 $50,514
2008 $59,382 $64,182 $52,100
2007 $60,135 $64,145 $53,050
2006 $59,051 $63,383 $49,981

Decatur Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Decatur was $67,128 in 2017. Compared to the median Illinois family income, Decatur median family income is $12,040 lower. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Decatur will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Decatur Illinois

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Illinois $79,168 +0.72% +6.39%
Decatur $67,128 +4.33% -0.30%

Trends in Decatur, IL Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Decatur is $67,128. Real median family income peaked in 2006 at $67,419 and is now $291 (0.43%) lower. From a post peak low of $57,853 in 2012, real median family income for Decatur has now grown by $9,275 (16.03%).

Real Median Family Income: Decatur, Illinois, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Decatur

Date US Illinois Decatur
2017 $73,891 $79,168 $67,128
2016 $72,591 $78,605 $64,340
2015 $70,627 $76,446 $65,498
2014 $68,313 $74,413 $67,329
2013 $67,488 $73,313 $60,165
2012 $66,880 $73,489 $57,853
2011 $67,126 $71,631 $66,891
2010 $68,289 $73,706 $59,240
2009 $69,958 $76,513 $63,593
2008 $72,321 $78,703 $65,109
2007 $72,500 $77,937 $65,297
2006 $71,330 $76,930 $67,419

Decatur Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Decatur was $28,827 in 2017. Compared to the median Illinois per capita income, Decatur median per capita income is $5,369 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Decatur will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Decatur Illinois

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Illinois $34,196 +1.91% +8.47%
Decatur $28,827 +5.58% +5.12%

Trends in Decatur, IL Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Decatur is $28,827. Real per capita income peaked in 2007 at $29,789 and is now $962 (3.23%) lower. From a post peak low of $25,563 in 2010, real per capita income for Decatur has now grown by $3,264 (12.77%).

Real Per Capita Income: Decatur, Illinois, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Decatur

Date US Illinois Decatur
2017 $32,397 $34,196 $28,827
2016 $31,798 $33,556 $27,304
2015 $31,019 $32,972 $29,162
2014 $29,942 $31,526 $27,424
2013 $29,706 $31,468 $27,560
2012 $29,221 $30,742 $26,480
2011 $29,173 $30,453 $27,574
2010 $29,361 $30,787 $25,563
2009 $30,246 $32,035 $29,639
2008 $31,488 $33,024 $29,574
2007 $31,629 $33,143 $29,789
2006 $30,795 $32,315 $27,437