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Lawrence Kansas Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Lawrence Kansas metro area was $55,646 in 2017, the latest figures available. Lawrence median household income is $776 lower than the median Kansas household income and $4,690 less than the US median household income. 2018 metro income data (including Lawrence median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Lawrence are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Lawrence Kansas

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Kansas $56,422 +0.54% +3.68%
Lawrence $55,646 -3.32% +10.55%

Trends in Lawrence, KS Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Lawrence is $55,646. Real median household income peaked in 2016 at $57,557 and is now $1,911 (3.32%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Lawrence, Kansas, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Lawrence

Date US Kansas Lawrence
2017 $60,336 $56,422 $55,646
2016 $58,856 $56,117 $57,557
2015 $57,709 $55,775 $54,801
2014 $55,613 $54,418 $50,335
2013 $55,072 $53,725 $54,966
2012 $54,948 $53,739 $53,678
2011 $55,162 $53,482 $52,164
2010 $56,388 $54,372 $53,252
2009 $57,519 $54,765 $49,669
2008 $59,382 $57,268 $52,951
2007 $60,135 $56,237 $50,692
2006 $59,051 $55,427 $57,108

Lawrence Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Lawrence was $83,655 in 2017. Compared to the median Kansas family income, Lawrence median family income is $11,598 higher. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Lawrence will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Lawrence Kansas

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Kansas $72,057 -0.36% +4.66%
Lawrence $83,655 +6.29% +21.61%

Trends in Lawrence, KS Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Lawrence is $83,655. Real median family income peaked in 2015 at $85,844 and is now $2,189 (2.55%) lower.

Real Median Family Income: Lawrence, Kansas, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Lawrence

Date US Kansas Lawrence
2017 $73,891 $72,057 $83,655
2016 $72,591 $72,315 $78,702
2015 $70,627 $71,808 $85,844
2014 $68,313 $68,846 $68,788
2013 $67,488 $68,478 $76,737
2012 $66,880 $67,338 $75,284
2011 $67,126 $67,663 $69,642
2010 $68,289 $68,744 $75,100
2009 $69,958 $69,857 $74,447
2008 $72,321 $71,289 $81,808
2007 $72,500 $71,714 $85,607
2006 $71,330 $69,296 $73,082

Lawrence Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Lawrence was $30,459 in 2017. Compared to the median Kansas per capita income, Lawrence median per capita income is $313 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Lawrence will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Lawrence Kansas

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Kansas $30,146 +1.94% +4.36%
Lawrence $30,459 +4.33% +16.93%

Trends in Lawrence, KS Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Lawrence is $30,459. Real per capita income peaked in 2007 at $31,158 and is now $699 (2.24%) lower. From a post peak low of $26,050 in 2014, real per capita income for Lawrence has now grown by $4,409 (16.93%).

Real Per Capita Income: Lawrence, Kansas, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Lawrence

Date US Kansas Lawrence
2017 $32,397 $30,146 $30,459
2016 $31,798 $29,573 $29,196
2015 $31,019 $29,853 $30,829
2014 $29,942 $28,886 $26,050
2013 $29,706 $28,643 $29,243
2012 $29,221 $28,227 $28,289
2011 $29,173 $27,785 $26,633
2010 $29,361 $28,068 $27,075
2009 $30,246 $28,975 $27,705
2008 $31,488 $30,206 $27,957
2007 $31,629 $29,862 $31,158
2006 $30,795 $29,029 $27,210