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South Bend-Mishawaka Indiana Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the South Bend-Mishawaka Indiana metro area was $54,715 in 2018, the latest figures available. South Bend median household income is $1,031 lower than the median Indiana household income and $7,222 less than the US median household income. 2019 metro income data (including South Bend median household income) will be released in September of 2020. Median family and per capita income for South Bend-Mishawaka are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for South Bend Indiana

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $61,937 +0.21% +4.77%
Indiana $55,746 +0.44% +4.08%
South Bend $54,715 +2.95% +9.36%

Trends in South Bend, IN Real Median Household Income since 2005

At $54,715, the median household income for South bend was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2018.

Real Median Household Income: South Bend, Indiana, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for South Bend

Date US Indiana South Bend
2018 $61,937 $55,746 $54,715
2017 $61,807 $55,502 $53,145
2016 $60,291 $54,742 $51,397
2015 $59,116 $53,559 $50,034
2014 $56,969 $52,498 $49,487
2013 $56,415 $51,317 $44,035
2012 $56,288 $51,470 $49,054
2011 $56,507 $51,960 $49,098
2010 $57,762 $51,491 $48,465
2009 $58,921 $53,293 $51,161
2008 $60,829 $56,079 $51,096
2007 $61,601 $57,604 $52,852

South Bend Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for South Bend was $69,497 in 2018. Compared to the median Indiana family income, South Bend median family income is $653 lower. As with the median household income data, 2019 family income data for South Bend will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Median Family Income for South Bend Indiana

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $76,401 +0.94% +5.60%
Indiana $70,150 +0.58% +4.78%
South Bend $69,497 +2.93% +8.93%

Trends in South Bend, IN Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for South bend is $69,497. Real median family income peaked in 2006 at $71,421 and is now $1,924 (2.69%) lower. From a post peak low of $55,633 in 2013, real median family income for South bend has now grown by $13,864 (24.92%).

Real Median Family Income: South Bend, Indiana, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for South Bend

Date US Indiana South Bend
2018 $76,401 $70,150 $69,497
2017 $75,692 $69,745 $67,516
2016 $74,360 $69,097 $65,087
2015 $72,348 $66,948 $63,801
2014 $69,978 $64,532 $62,727
2013 $69,134 $64,165 $55,633
2012 $68,512 $64,204 $59,609
2011 $68,763 $63,944 $59,590
2010 $69,953 $63,904 $63,413
2009 $71,663 $66,208 $65,075
2008 $74,083 $69,423 $64,598
2007 $74,267 $70,092 $67,611

South Bend Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for South Bend was $29,591 in 2018. Compared to the median Indiana per capita income, South Bend median per capita income is $222 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2019 per capita income data for South Bend will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Per Capita Income for South Bend Indiana

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $33,831 +1.94% +6.47%
Indiana $29,369 +1.23% +4.98%
South Bend $29,591 +4.69% +10.42%

Trends in South Bend, IN Real Per Capita Income since 2005

At $29,591, the per capita income for South bend was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2018.

Real Per Capita Income: South Bend, Indiana, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for South Bend

Date US Indiana South Bend
2018 $33,831 $29,369 $29,591
2017 $33,187 $29,013 $28,265
2016 $32,573 $28,739 $26,793
2015 $31,775 $27,977 $26,799
2014 $30,672 $26,692 $26,298
2013 $30,431 $26,772 $24,534
2012 $29,934 $26,185 $25,035
2011 $29,884 $26,321 $25,631
2010 $30,077 $26,322 $25,324
2009 $30,984 $27,180 $26,063
2008 $32,255 $28,785 $27,070
2007 $32,400 $28,900 $27,123