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Springfield Illinois Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Springfield Illinois metro area was $63,521 in 2018, the latest figures available. Springfield median household income is $1,509 lower than the median Illinois household income and $1,584 greater than the US median household income. 2019 metro income data (including Springfield median household income) will be released in September of 2020. Median family and per capita income for Springfield are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Springfield Illinois

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $61,937 +0.21% +4.77%
Illinois $65,030 +0.78% +2.97%
Springfield $63,521 +0.71% +3.65%

Trends in Springfield, IL Real Median Household Income since 2005

At $63,521, the median household income for Springfield was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2018.

Real Median Household Income: Springfield, Illinois, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Springfield

Date US Illinois Springfield
2018 $61,937 $65,030 $63,521
2017 $61,807 $64,527 $63,074
2016 $60,291 $63,789 $56,295
2015 $59,116 $63,157 $61,287
2014 $56,969 $60,990 $58,417
2013 $56,415 $60,690 $59,779
2012 $56,288 $60,414 $60,945
2011 $56,507 $59,564 $57,378
2010 $57,762 $61,139 $58,197
2009 $58,921 $63,315 $61,770
2008 $60,829 $65,746 $62,608
2007 $61,601 $65,709 $58,242

Springfield Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Springfield was $81,803 in 2018. Compared to the median Illinois family income, Springfield median family income is $490 higher. As with the median household income data, 2019 family income data for Springfield will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Median Family Income for Springfield Illinois

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $76,401 +0.94% +5.60%
Illinois $81,313 +0.27% +3.84%
Springfield $81,803 -0.46% +3.57%

Trends in Springfield, IL Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Springfield is $81,803. Real median family income peaked in 2017 at $82,181 and is now $378 (0.46%) lower.

Real Median Family Income: Springfield, Illinois, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Springfield

Date US Illinois Springfield
2018 $76,401 $81,313 $81,803
2017 $75,692 $81,098 $82,181
2016 $74,360 $80,521 $75,261
2015 $72,348 $78,309 $78,980
2014 $69,978 $76,228 $77,678
2013 $69,134 $75,101 $77,161
2012 $68,512 $75,281 $77,550
2011 $68,763 $73,377 $74,851
2010 $69,953 $75,502 $73,004
2009 $71,663 $78,379 $78,063
2008 $74,083 $80,621 $80,852
2007 $74,267 $79,837 $72,313

Springfield Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Springfield was $34,461 in 2018. Compared to the median Illinois per capita income, Springfield median per capita income is $1,340 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2019 per capita income data for Springfield will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Per Capita Income for Springfield Illinois

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $33,831 +1.94% +6.47%
Illinois $35,801 +2.20% +6.00%
Springfield $34,461 -1.88% +0.23%

Trends in Springfield, IL Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Springfield is $34,461. Real per capita income peaked in 2017 at $35,122 and is now $661 (1.88%) lower.

Real Per Capita Income: Springfield, Illinois, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Springfield

Date US Illinois Springfield
2018 $33,831 $35,801 $34,461
2017 $33,187 $35,030 $35,122
2016 $32,573 $34,374 $32,898
2015 $31,775 $33,776 $34,383
2014 $30,672 $32,295 $32,847
2013 $30,431 $32,236 $33,317
2012 $29,934 $31,492 $31,893
2011 $29,884 $31,195 $30,967
2010 $30,077 $31,538 $31,920
2009 $30,984 $32,816 $32,061
2008 $32,255 $33,829 $32,915
2007 $32,400 $33,951 $32,664