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Wichita Kansas Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Wichita Kansas metro area was $53,663 in 2016, the latest figures available. Wichita median household income is $1,272 lower than the median Kansas household income and $3,954 less than the US median household income. 2017 metro income data (including Wichita median household income) will be released in September of 2018. Median family and per capita income for Wichita are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Wichita Kansas

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $57,617 +2.01% +7.02%
Kansas $54,935 +0.64% +4.59%
Wichita $53,663 +2.72% +5.26%

Trends in Wichita, KS Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Wichita is $53,663. Real median household income peaked in 2008 at $55,545 and is now $1,882 (3.39%) lower. From a post peak low of $50,709 in 2012, real median household income for Wichita has now grown by $2,954 (5.83%).

Real Median Household Income: Wichita, Kansas, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Wichita

Date US Kansas Wichita
2016 $57,617 $54,935 $53,663
2015 $56,480 $54,587 $52,243
2014 $54,398 $53,229 $52,952
2013 $53,838 $52,522 $50,980
2012 $53,701 $52,520 $50,709
2011 $53,879 $52,238 $53,129
2010 $55,093 $53,123 $50,783
2009 $56,180 $53,490 $53,921
2008 $58,000 $55,936 $55,545
2007 $58,736 $54,929 $54,874
2006 $57,677 $54,138 $53,804
2005 $56,832 $52,749 $53,166

Wichita Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Wichita was $68,477 in 2016. Compared to the median Kansas family income, Wichita median family income is $2,315 lower. As with the median household income data, 2017 family income data for Wichita will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Median Family Income for Wichita Kansas

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $71,062 +2.81% +7.71%
Kansas $70,792 +0.73% +5.75%
Wichita $68,477 +2.60% +4.89%

Trends in Wichita, KS Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Wichita is $68,477. Real median family income peaked in 2007 at $71,085 and is now $2,608 (3.67%) lower. From a post peak low of $61,873 in 2012, real median family income for Wichita has now grown by $6,604 (10.67%).

Real Median Family Income: Wichita, Kansas, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Wichita

Date US Kansas Wichita
2016 $71,062 $70,792 $68,477
2015 $69,122 $70,278 $66,741
2014 $66,820 $67,342 $65,747
2013 $65,977 $66,944 $65,287
2012 $65,363 $65,810 $61,873
2011 $65,564 $66,089 $67,606
2010 $66,721 $67,166 $65,447
2009 $68,329 $68,231 $66,882
2008 $70,638 $69,630 $69,124
2007 $70,813 $70,046 $71,085
2006 $69,670 $67,683 $66,751
2005 $68,618 $66,364 $65,314

Wichita Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Wichita was $27,146 in 2016. Compared to the median Kansas per capita income, Wichita median per capita income is $1,804 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2017 per capita income data for Wichita will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Per Capita Income for Wichita Kansas

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $31,128 +2.54% +7.19%
Kansas $28,950 -0.91% +3.39%
Wichita $27,146 +1.12% +3.44%

Trends in Wichita, KS Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Wichita is $27,146. Real per capita income peaked in 2008 at $29,299 and is now $2,153 (7.35%) lower. From a post peak low of $25,719 in 2011, real per capita income for Wichita has now grown by $1,427 (5.55%).

Real Per Capita Income: Wichita, Kansas, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Wichita

Date US Kansas Wichita
2016 $31,128 $28,950 $27,146
2015 $30,358 $29,217 $26,846
2014 $29,288 $28,255 $26,810
2013 $29,041 $28,001 $26,244
2012 $28,558 $27,587 $26,095
2011 $28,494 $27,139 $25,719
2010 $28,687 $27,423 $26,082
2009 $29,542 $28,301 $27,673
2008 $30,755 $29,503 $29,299
2007 $30,894 $29,168 $29,000
2006 $30,078 $28,353 $27,902
2005 $30,768 $28,681 $28,050