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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 $54,432 in 2017, the latest figures available. Wichita median household income is $1,990 lower than the median Kansas household income and $5,904 less than the US median household income. 2018 metro income data (including Wichita median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Wichita are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Wichita Kansas

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Kansas $56,422 +0.54% +3.68%
Wichita $54,432 -0.70% +0.55%

Trends in Wichita, KS Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Wichita is $54,432. Real median household income peaked in 2008 at $56,869 and is now $2,437 (4.29%) lower. From a post peak low of $51,886 in 2012, real median household income for Wichita has now grown by $2,546 (4.91%).

Real Median Household Income: Wichita, Kansas, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Wichita

Date US Kansas Wichita
2017 $60,336 $56,422 $54,432
2016 $58,856 $56,117 $54,817
2015 $57,709 $55,775 $53,380
2014 $55,613 $54,418 $54,135
2013 $55,072 $53,725 $52,148
2012 $54,948 $53,739 $51,886
2011 $55,162 $53,482 $54,394
2010 $56,388 $54,372 $51,976
2009 $57,519 $54,765 $55,206
2008 $59,382 $57,268 $56,869
2007 $60,135 $56,237 $56,181
2006 $59,051 $55,427 $55,086

Wichita Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Wichita was $68,070 in 2017. Compared to the median Kansas family income, Wichita median family income is $3,987 lower. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Wichita will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Wichita Kansas

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Kansas $72,057 -0.36% +4.66%
Wichita $68,070 -2.69% +1.27%

Trends in Wichita, KS Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Wichita is $68,070. Real median family income peaked in 2007 at $72,778 and is now $4,708 (6.47%) lower. From a post peak low of $63,309 in 2012, real median family income for Wichita has now grown by $4,761 (7.52%).

Real Median Family Income: Wichita, Kansas, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Wichita

Date US Kansas Wichita
2017 $73,891 $72,057 $68,070
2016 $72,591 $72,315 $69,950
2015 $70,627 $71,808 $68,194
2014 $68,313 $68,846 $67,215
2013 $67,488 $68,478 $66,783
2012 $66,880 $67,338 $63,309
2011 $67,126 $67,663 $69,217
2010 $68,289 $68,744 $66,985
2009 $69,958 $69,857 $68,476
2008 $72,321 $71,289 $70,771
2007 $72,500 $71,714 $72,778
2006 $71,330 $69,296 $68,341

Wichita Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Wichita was $27,498 in 2017. Compared to the median Kansas per capita income, Wichita median per capita income is $2,648 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Wichita will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Wichita Kansas

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Kansas $30,146 +1.94% +4.36%
Wichita $27,498 -0.84% +0.32%

Trends in Wichita, KS Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Wichita is $27,498. Real per capita income peaked in 2008 at $29,997 and is now $2,499 (8.33%) lower. From a post peak low of $26,332 in 2011, real per capita income for Wichita has now grown by $1,166 (4.43%).

Real Per Capita Income: Wichita, Kansas, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Wichita

Date US Kansas Wichita
2017 $32,397 $30,146 $27,498
2016 $31,798 $29,573 $27,730
2015 $31,019 $29,853 $27,430
2014 $29,942 $28,886 $27,409
2013 $29,706 $28,643 $26,846
2012 $29,221 $28,227 $26,701
2011 $29,173 $27,785 $26,332
2010 $29,361 $28,068 $26,695
2009 $30,246 $28,975 $28,333
2008 $31,488 $30,206 $29,997
2007 $31,629 $29,862 $29,691
2006 $30,795 $29,029 $28,567