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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 $54,668 in 2018, the latest figures available. Lawrence median household income is $3,550 lower than the median Kansas household income and $7,269 less than the US median household income. 2019 metro income data (including Lawrence median household income) will be released in September of 2020. Median family and per capita income for Lawrence are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Lawrence Kansas

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $61,937 +0.21% +4.77%
Kansas $58,218 +0.73% +1.90%
Lawrence $54,668 -4.09% -2.62%

Trends in Lawrence, KS Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Lawrence is $54,668. Real median household income peaked in 2016 at $58,960 and is now $4,292 (7.28%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Lawrence, Kansas, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Lawrence

Date US Kansas Lawrence
2018 $61,937 $58,218 $54,668
2017 $61,807 $57,797 $57,002
2016 $60,291 $57,485 $58,960
2015 $59,116 $57,135 $56,136
2014 $56,969 $55,745 $51,563
2013 $56,415 $55,035 $56,307
2012 $56,288 $55,050 $54,987
2011 $56,507 $54,786 $53,436
2010 $57,762 $55,697 $54,550
2009 $58,921 $56,100 $50,880
2008 $60,829 $58,664 $54,241
2007 $61,601 $57,608 $51,927

Lawrence Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Lawrence was $80,818 in 2018. Compared to the median Kansas family income, Lawrence median family income is $6,776 higher. As with the median household income data, 2019 family income data for Lawrence will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Median Family Income for Lawrence Kansas

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $76,401 +0.94% +5.60%
Kansas $74,042 +0.31% +0.66%
Lawrence $80,818 -5.69% -8.09%

Trends in Lawrence, KS Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Lawrence is $80,818. Real median family income peaked in 2015 at $87,936 and is now $7,118 (8.09%) lower.

Real Median Family Income: Lawrence, Kansas, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Lawrence

Date US Kansas Lawrence
2018 $76,401 $74,042 $80,818
2017 $75,692 $73,813 $85,694
2016 $74,360 $74,077 $80,621
2015 $72,348 $73,558 $87,936
2014 $69,978 $70,525 $70,466
2013 $69,134 $70,148 $78,608
2012 $68,512 $68,981 $77,121
2011 $68,763 $69,313 $71,340
2010 $69,953 $70,420 $76,930
2009 $71,663 $71,560 $76,262
2008 $74,083 $73,027 $83,801
2007 $74,267 $73,462 $87,694

Lawrence Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Lawrence was $30,466 in 2018. Compared to the median Kansas per capita income, Lawrence median per capita income is $990 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2019 per capita income data for Lawrence will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Per Capita Income for Lawrence Kansas

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $33,831 +1.94% +6.47%
Kansas $31,456 +1.86% +2.86%
Lawrence $30,466 -2.36% -3.53%

Trends in Lawrence, KS Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Lawrence is $30,466. Real per capita income peaked in 2007 at $31,917 and is now $1,451 (4.55%) lower. From a post peak low of $26,685 in 2014, real per capita income for Lawrence has now grown by $3,781 (14.17%).

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Historical Real Per Capita Income for Lawrence

Date US Kansas Lawrence
2018 $33,831 $31,456 $30,466
2017 $33,187 $30,881 $31,201
2016 $32,573 $30,294 $29,907
2015 $31,775 $30,580 $31,581
2014 $30,672 $29,590 $26,685
2013 $30,431 $29,341 $29,957
2012 $29,934 $28,916 $28,979
2011 $29,884 $28,463 $27,282
2010 $30,077 $28,752 $27,735
2009 $30,984 $29,682 $28,380
2008 $32,255 $30,942 $28,638
2007 $32,400 $30,590 $31,917