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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 $61,573 in 2017, the latest figures available. Springfield median household income is $1,419 lower than the median Illinois household income and $1,237 greater than the US median household income. 2018 metro income data (including Springfield median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Springfield are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Springfield Illinois

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Illinois $62,992 +1.16% +5.80%
Springfield $61,573 +12.04% +7.97%

Trends in Springfield, IL Real Median Household Income since 2005

At $61,573, the median household income for Springfield was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Median Household Income: Springfield, Illinois, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Springfield

Date US Illinois Springfield
2017 $60,336 $62,992 $61,573
2016 $58,856 $62,271 $54,955
2015 $57,709 $61,655 $59,829
2014 $55,613 $59,538 $57,027
2013 $55,072 $59,246 $58,356
2012 $54,948 $58,976 $59,494
2011 $55,162 $58,146 $56,012
2010 $56,388 $59,684 $56,812
2009 $57,519 $61,808 $60,299
2008 $59,382 $64,182 $61,119
2007 $60,135 $64,145 $56,857
2006 $59,051 $63,383 $58,974

Springfield Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Springfield was $80,225 in 2017. Compared to the median Illinois family income, Springfield median family income is $1,057 higher. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Springfield will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Springfield Illinois

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Illinois $79,168 +0.72% +6.39%
Springfield $80,225 +9.19% +5.80%

Trends in Springfield, IL Real Median Family Income since 2005

At $80,225, the median family income for Springfield was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Median Family Income: Springfield, Illinois, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Springfield

Date US Illinois Springfield
2017 $73,891 $79,168 $80,225
2016 $72,591 $78,605 $73,470
2015 $70,627 $76,446 $77,101
2014 $68,313 $74,413 $75,829
2013 $67,488 $73,313 $75,325
2012 $66,880 $73,489 $75,704
2011 $67,126 $71,631 $73,069
2010 $68,289 $73,706 $71,267
2009 $69,958 $76,513 $76,205
2008 $72,321 $78,703 $78,928
2007 $72,500 $77,937 $70,593
2006 $71,330 $76,930 $74,873

Springfield Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Springfield was $34,286 in 2017. Compared to the median Illinois per capita income, Springfield median per capita income is $90 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Springfield will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Springfield Illinois

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Illinois $34,196 +1.91% +8.47%
Springfield $34,286 +6.76% +6.93%

Trends in Springfield, IL Real Per Capita Income since 2005

At $34,286, the per capita income for Springfield was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Per Capita Income: Springfield, Illinois, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Springfield

Date US Illinois Springfield
2017 $32,397 $34,196 $34,286
2016 $31,798 $33,556 $32,115
2015 $31,019 $32,972 $33,565
2014 $29,942 $31,526 $32,065
2013 $29,706 $31,468 $32,523
2012 $29,221 $30,742 $31,134
2011 $29,173 $30,453 $30,230
2010 $29,361 $30,787 $31,160
2009 $30,246 $32,035 $31,298
2008 $31,488 $33,024 $32,132
2007 $31,629 $33,143 $31,887
2006 $30,795 $32,315 $32,551