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Elkhart-Goshen Indiana Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Elkhart-Goshen Indiana metro area was $58,350 in 2018, the latest figures available. Elkhart median household income is $2,604 higher than the median Indiana household income and $3,587 less than the US median household income. 2019 metro income data (including Elkhart median household income) will be released in September of 2020. Median family and per capita income for Elkhart-Goshen are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Elkhart Indiana

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $61,937 +0.21% +4.77%
Indiana $55,746 +0.44% +4.08%
Elkhart $58,350 -3.39% +11.09%

Trends in Elkhart, IN Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Elkhart is $58,350. Real median household income peaked in 2017 at $60,397 and is now $2,047 (3.39%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Elkhart, Indiana, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Elkhart

Date US Indiana Elkhart
2018 $61,937 $55,746 $58,350
2017 $61,807 $55,502 $60,397
2016 $60,291 $54,742 $56,732
2015 $59,116 $53,559 $52,524
2014 $56,969 $52,498 $53,019
2013 $56,415 $51,317 $49,005
2012 $56,288 $51,470 $49,652
2011 $56,507 $51,960 $48,468
2010 $57,762 $51,491 $48,184
2009 $58,921 $53,293 $50,192
2008 $60,829 $56,079 $57,880
2007 $61,601 $57,604 $58,232

Elkhart Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Elkhart was $64,589 in 2018. Compared to the median Indiana family income, Elkhart median family income is $5,561 lower. As with the median household income data, 2019 family income data for Elkhart will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Median Family Income for Elkhart Indiana

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $76,401 +0.94% +5.60%
Indiana $70,150 +0.58% +4.78%
Elkhart $64,589 -4.66% +5.03%

Trends in Elkhart, IN Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Elkhart is $64,589. Real median family income peaked in 2008 at $68,700 and is now $4,111 (5.98%) lower. From a post peak low of $54,999 in 2013, real median family income for Elkhart has now grown by $9,590 (17.44%).

Real Median Family Income: Elkhart, Indiana, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Elkhart

Date US Indiana Elkhart
2018 $76,401 $70,150 $64,589
2017 $75,692 $69,745 $67,743
2016 $74,360 $69,097 $68,020
2015 $72,348 $66,948 $61,494
2014 $69,978 $64,532 $59,906
2013 $69,134 $64,165 $54,999
2012 $68,512 $64,204 $55,518
2011 $68,763 $63,944 $61,076
2010 $69,953 $63,904 $56,336
2009 $71,663 $66,208 $57,028
2008 $74,083 $69,423 $68,700
2007 $74,267 $70,092 $64,702

Elkhart Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Elkhart was $25,694 in 2018. Compared to the median Indiana per capita income, Elkhart median per capita income is $3,675 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2019 per capita income data for Elkhart will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Per Capita Income for Elkhart Indiana

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $33,831 +1.94% +6.47%
Indiana $29,369 +1.23% +4.98%
Elkhart $25,694 -5.98% +5.53%

Trends in Elkhart, IN Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Elkhart is $25,694. Real per capita income peaked in 2008 at $28,016 and is now $2,322 (8.29%) lower. From a post peak low of $21,941 in 2013, real per capita income for Elkhart has now grown by $3,753 (17.10%).

Real Per Capita Income: Elkhart, Indiana, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Elkhart

Date US Indiana Elkhart
2018 $33,831 $29,369 $25,694
2017 $33,187 $29,013 $27,327
2016 $32,573 $28,739 $24,727
2015 $31,775 $27,977 $24,347
2014 $30,672 $26,692 $23,314
2013 $30,431 $26,772 $21,941
2012 $29,934 $26,185 $23,150
2011 $29,884 $26,321 $22,533
2010 $30,077 $26,322 $22,503
2009 $30,984 $27,180 $23,296
2008 $32,255 $28,785 $28,016
2007 $32,400 $28,900 $26,895