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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 $50,839 in 2019, the latest figures available. Decatur median household income is $18,348 lower than the median Illinois household income and $14,873 less than the US median household income. 2020 metro income data (including Decatur median household income) will be released in September of 2021. Median family and per capita income for Decatur are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Decatur Illinois

2019 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $65,712 +4.21% +7.05%
Illinois $69,187 +4.50% +6.53%
Decatur $50,839 -0.26% +3.29%

Trends in Decatur, IL Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Decatur is $50,839. Real median household income peaked in 2007 at $55,328 and is now $4,489 (8.11%) lower. From a post peak low of $48,084 in 2010, real median household income for Decatur has now grown by $2,755 (5.73%).

Real Median Household Income: Decatur, Illinois, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Decatur

Date US Illinois Decatur
2019 $65,712 $69,187 $50,839
2018 $63,059 $66,209 $50,973
2017 $62,927 $65,697 $54,201
2016 $61,383 $64,945 $49,218
2015 $60,187 $64,302 $51,840
2014 $58,001 $62,095 $51,426
2013 $57,437 $61,790 $50,519
2012 $57,307 $61,508 $49,679
2011 $57,531 $60,644 $50,597
2010 $58,809 $62,247 $48,084
2009 $59,988 $64,462 $52,683

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Decatur Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Decatur was $75,694 in 2019. Compared to the median Illinois family income, Decatur median family income is $12,077 lower. As with the median household income data, 2020 family income data for Decatur will be released in September of 2021.

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Real Median Family Income for Decatur Illinois

2019 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $80,944 +4.06% +6.92%
Illinois $87,771 +6.02% +7.06%
Decatur $75,694 +13.13% +12.80%

Trends in Decatur, IL Real Median Family Income since 2005

At $75,694, the median family income for Decatur was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2019.

Real Median Family Income: Decatur, Illinois, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Decatur

Date US Illinois Decatur
2019 $80,944 $87,771 $75,694
2018 $77,786 $82,787 $66,907
2017 $77,064 $82,567 $70,010
2016 $75,707 $81,980 $67,102
2015 $73,660 $79,729 $68,311
2014 $71,246 $77,609 $70,220
2013 $70,386 $76,462 $62,749
2012 $69,752 $76,644 $60,337
2011 $70,009 $74,707 $69,764
2010 $71,221 $76,871 $61,784
2009 $72,962 $79,799 $66,324

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Decatur Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Decatur was $29,772 in 2019. Compared to the median Illinois per capita income, Decatur median per capita income is $7,956 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2020 per capita income data for Decatur will be released in September of 2021.

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Real Per Capita Income for Decatur Illinois

2019 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $35,672 +3.57% +7.57%
Illinois $37,728 +3.51% +7.81%
Decatur $29,772 -1.00% +4.55%

Trends in Decatur, IL Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Decatur is $29,772. Real per capita income peaked in 2007 at $31,068 and is now $1,296 (4.17%) lower. From a post peak low of $26,661 in 2010, real per capita income for Decatur has now grown by $3,111 (11.67%).

Real Per Capita Income: Decatur, Illinois, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Decatur

Date US Illinois Decatur
2019 $35,672 $37,728 $29,772
2018 $34,444 $36,450 $30,074
2017 $33,788 $35,664 $30,065
2016 $33,163 $34,996 $28,476
2015 $32,351 $34,388 $30,415
2014 $31,228 $32,880 $28,601
2013 $30,982 $32,820 $28,744
2012 $30,476 $32,062 $27,617
2011 $30,425 $31,761 $28,758
2010 $30,622 $32,109 $26,661
2009 $31,545 $33,411 $30,912

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