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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 $59,779 in 2019, the latest figures available. Wichita median household income is $2,308 lower than the median Kansas household income and $5,933 less than the US median household income. 2020 metro income data (including Wichita median household income) will be released in September of 2021. Median family and per capita income for Wichita are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Wichita Kansas

2019 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $65,712 +4.21% +7.05%
Kansas $62,087 +4.75% +6.08%
Wichita $59,779 +3.17% +4.56%

Trends in Wichita, KS Real Median Household Income since 2005

At $59,779, the median household income for Wichita was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2019.

Real Median Household Income: Wichita, Kansas, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Wichita

Date US Kansas Wichita
2019 $65,712 $62,087 $59,779
2018 $63,059 $59,273 $57,940
2017 $62,927 $58,844 $56,769
2016 $61,383 $58,526 $57,171
2015 $60,187 $58,171 $55,672
2014 $58,001 $56,755 $56,460
2013 $57,437 $56,032 $54,387
2012 $57,307 $56,046 $54,114
2011 $57,531 $55,779 $56,731
2010 $58,809 $56,707 $54,208
2009 $59,988 $57,117 $57,577

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Wichita Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Wichita was $77,054 in 2019. Compared to the median Kansas family income, Wichita median family income is $1,952 lower. As with the median household income data, 2020 family income data for Wichita will be released in September of 2021.

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Real Median Family Income for Wichita Kansas

2019 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $80,944 +4.06% +6.92%
Kansas $79,006 +4.80% +4.76%
Wichita $77,054 +4.72% +5.62%

Trends in Wichita, KS Real Median Family Income since 2005

At $77,054, the median family income for Wichita was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2019.

Real Median Family Income: Wichita, Kansas, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Wichita

Date US Kansas Wichita
2019 $80,944 $79,006 $77,054
2018 $77,786 $75,384 $73,581
2017 $77,064 $75,151 $70,993
2016 $75,707 $75,419 $72,953
2015 $73,660 $74,891 $71,122
2014 $71,246 $71,803 $70,101
2013 $70,386 $71,418 $69,651
2012 $69,752 $70,229 $66,027
2011 $70,009 $70,569 $72,189
2010 $71,221 $71,696 $69,862
2009 $72,962 $72,857 $71,416

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Wichita Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Wichita was $30,730 in 2019. Compared to the median Kansas per capita income, Wichita median per capita income is $2,155 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2020 per capita income data for Wichita will be released in September of 2021.

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Real Per Capita Income for Wichita Kansas

2019 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $35,672 +3.57% +7.57%
Kansas $32,885 +2.68% +6.62%
Wichita $30,730 +3.44% +6.26%

Trends in Wichita, KS Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Wichita is $30,730. Real per capita income peaked in 2008 at $31,285 and is now $555 (1.77%) lower. From a post peak low of $27,462 in 2011, real per capita income for Wichita has now grown by $3,268 (11.90%).

Real Per Capita Income: Wichita, Kansas, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Wichita

Date US Kansas Wichita
2019 $35,672 $32,885 $30,730
2018 $34,444 $32,026 $29,709
2017 $33,788 $31,440 $28,679
2016 $33,163 $30,842 $28,920
2015 $32,351 $31,134 $28,608
2014 $31,228 $30,126 $28,586
2013 $30,982 $29,873 $27,998
2012 $30,476 $29,439 $27,847
2011 $30,425 $28,979 $27,462
2010 $30,622 $29,273 $27,842
2009 $31,545 $30,219 $29,549

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