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Fort Wayne Indiana Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Fort Wayne Indiana metro area was $52,908 in 2017, the latest figures available. Fort Wayne median household income is $1,273 lower than the median Indiana household income and $7,428 less than the US median household income. 2018 metro income data (including Fort Wayne median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Fort Wayne are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Fort Wayne Indiana

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Indiana $54,181 +1.39% +5.72%
Fort Wayne $52,908 +0.53% +3.32%

Trends in Fort Wayne, IN Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Fort wayne is $52,908. Real median household income peaked in 2007 at $57,242 and is now $4,334 (7.57%) lower. From a post peak low of $48,490 in 2013, real median household income for Fort wayne has now grown by $4,418 (9.11%).

Real Median Household Income: Fort Wayne, Indiana, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Fort Wayne

Date US Indiana Fort Wayne
2017 $60,336 $54,181 $52,908
2016 $58,856 $53,439 $52,627
2015 $57,709 $52,284 $52,620
2014 $55,613 $51,248 $51,206
2013 $55,072 $50,096 $48,490
2012 $54,948 $50,245 $52,734
2011 $55,162 $50,723 $51,867
2010 $56,388 $50,266 $52,960
2009 $57,519 $52,024 $53,909
2008 $59,382 $54,745 $55,474
2007 $60,135 $56,233 $57,242
2006 $59,051 $55,325 $56,145

Fort Wayne Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Fort Wayne was $66,947 in 2017. Compared to the median Indiana family income, Fort Wayne median family income is $1,138 lower. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Fort Wayne will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Fort Wayne Indiana

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Indiana $68,085 +0.94% +8.08%
Fort Wayne $66,947 +1.18% +4.56%

Trends in Fort Wayne, IN Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Fort wayne is $66,947. Real median family income peaked in 2005 at $72,288 and is now $5,341 (7.39%) lower. From a post peak low of $59,833 in 2013, real median family income for Fort wayne has now grown by $7,114 (11.89%).

Real Median Family Income: Fort Wayne, Indiana, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Fort Wayne

Date US Indiana Fort Wayne
2017 $73,891 $68,085 $66,947
2016 $72,591 $67,452 $66,167
2015 $70,627 $65,356 $64,416
2014 $68,313 $62,996 $64,027
2013 $67,488 $62,637 $59,833
2012 $66,880 $62,676 $62,825
2011 $67,126 $62,422 $62,125
2010 $68,289 $62,384 $65,570
2009 $69,958 $64,632 $67,297
2008 $72,321 $67,772 $68,220
2007 $72,500 $68,424 $70,947
2006 $71,330 $67,984 $68,240

Fort Wayne Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Fort Wayne was $27,067 in 2017. Compared to the median Indiana per capita income, Fort Wayne median per capita income is $1,256 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Fort Wayne will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Fort Wayne Indiana

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Indiana $28,323 +0.96% +8.70%
Fort Wayne $27,067 -0.71% +2.78%

Trends in Fort Wayne, IN Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Fort wayne is $27,067. Real per capita income peaked in 2005 at $29,003 and is now $1,936 (6.68%) lower. From a post peak low of $25,690 in 2013, real per capita income for Fort wayne has now grown by $1,377 (5.36%).

Real Per Capita Income: Fort Wayne, Indiana, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Fort Wayne

Date US Indiana Fort Wayne
2017 $32,397 $28,323 $27,067
2016 $31,798 $28,055 $27,261
2015 $31,019 $27,311 $28,299
2014 $29,942 $26,056 $26,334
2013 $29,706 $26,135 $25,690
2012 $29,221 $25,562 $26,319
2011 $29,173 $25,695 $26,078
2010 $29,361 $25,696 $27,352
2009 $30,246 $26,533 $25,863
2008 $31,488 $28,101 $28,217
2007 $31,629 $28,213 $28,659
2006 $30,795 $27,765 $28,073