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Pottawattamie County Iowa Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Pottawattamie County Iowa area was $58,633 in 2017, the latest figures available. Pottawattamie County median household income is $63 higher than the median Iowa household income and $1,703 less than the US median household income. 2018 county income data (including Pottawattamie County median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Pottawattamie County are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Pottawattamie County Iowa

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Iowa $58,570 +1.94% +5.21%
Pottawattamie County $58,633 +2.55% +8.29%

Trends in Pottawattamie County, IA Real Median Household Income since 2005

At $58,633, the median household income for Pottawattamie was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Median Household Income: Pottawattamie County, Iowa, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Pottawattamie County

Date US Iowa Pottawattamie County
2017 $60,336 $58,570 $58,633
2016 $58,856 $57,457 $57,176
2015 $57,709 $56,634 $54,959
2014 $55,613 $55,670 $54,143
2013 $55,072 $55,050 $53,287
2012 $54,948 $54,505 $53,664
2011 $55,162 $53,988 $53,358
2010 $56,388 $54,038 $53,929
2009 $57,519 $55,025 $51,486
2008 $59,382 $55,902 $57,411
2007 $60,135 $56,048 $57,968
2006 $59,051 $54,224 $57,024

Pottawattamie County Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Pottawattamie County was $77,943 in 2017. Compared to the median Iowa family income, Pottawattamie County median family income is $2,867 higher. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Pottawattamie County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Pottawattamie County Iowa

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Iowa $75,076 +1.58% +6.88%
Pottawattamie County $77,943 +12.37% +12.18%

Trends in Pottawattamie County, IA Real Median Family Income since 2005

At $77,943, the median family income for Pottawattamie was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Median Family Income: Pottawattamie County, Iowa, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Pottawattamie County

Date US Iowa Pottawattamie County
2017 $73,891 $75,076 $77,943
2016 $72,591 $73,907 $69,363
2015 $70,627 $71,788 $72,135
2014 $68,313 $70,242 $69,478
2013 $67,488 $70,285 $64,510
2012 $66,880 $68,586 $66,210
2011 $67,126 $68,618 $68,164
2010 $68,289 $68,636 $67,399
2009 $69,958 $70,042 $65,382
2008 $72,321 $70,377 $69,900
2007 $72,500 $70,620 $69,615
2006 $71,330 $67,928 $67,961

Pottawattamie County Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Pottawattamie County was $29,801 in 2017. Compared to the median Iowa per capita income, Pottawattamie County median per capita income is $1,064 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Pottawattamie County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Pottawattamie County Iowa

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Iowa $30,865 +0.56% +5.00%
Pottawattamie County $29,801 -4.76% +3.49%

Trends in Pottawattamie County, IA Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Pottawattamie is $29,801. Real per capita income peaked in 2016 at $31,291 and is now $1,490 (4.76%) lower.

Real Per Capita Income: Pottawattamie County, Iowa, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Pottawattamie County

Date US Iowa Pottawattamie County
2017 $32,397 $30,865 $29,801
2016 $31,798 $30,693 $31,291
2015 $31,019 $29,621 $27,873
2014 $29,942 $29,395 $28,797
2013 $29,706 $29,238 $27,261
2012 $29,221 $28,277 $27,444
2011 $29,173 $28,036 $27,407
2010 $29,361 $28,036 $26,036
2009 $30,246 $28,993 $26,374
2008 $31,488 $29,065 $27,222
2007 $31,629 $29,115 $27,972
2006 $30,795 $28,172 $27,336