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Bowling Green Kentucky Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Bowling Green Kentucky metro area was $51,365 in 2018, the latest figures available. Bowling Green median household income is $1,118 higher than the median Kentucky household income and $10,572 less than the US median household income. 2019 metro income data (including Bowling Green median household income) will be released in September of 2020. Median family and per capita income for Bowling Green are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Bowling Green Kentucky

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $61,937 +0.21% +4.77%
Kentucky $50,247 +1.40% +4.85%
Bowling Green $51,365 +7.88% +11.57%

Trends in Bowling Green, KY Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Bowling green is $51,365. Real median household income peaked in 2006 at $52,500 and is now $1,135 (2.16%) lower. From a post peak low of $43,395 in 2011, real median household income for Bowling green has now grown by $7,970 (18.37%).

Real Median Household Income: Bowling Green, Kentucky, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Bowling Green

Date US Kentucky Bowling Green
2018 $61,937 $50,247 $51,365
2017 $61,807 $49,554 $47,611
2016 $60,291 $48,824 $47,768
2015 $59,116 $47,923 $46,039
2014 $56,969 $45,610 $50,195
2013 $56,415 $46,858 $50,299
2012 $56,288 $45,718 $45,078
2011 $56,507 $46,033 $43,395
2010 $57,762 $46,238 $45,119
2009 $58,921 $47,014 $48,216
2008 $60,829 $48,564 $49,311
2007 $61,601 $48,886 $50,036

Bowling Green Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Bowling Green was $62,185 in 2018. Compared to the median Kentucky family income, Bowling Green median family income is $43 lower. As with the median household income data, 2019 family income data for Bowling Green will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Median Family Income for Bowling Green Kentucky

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $76,401 +0.94% +5.60%
Kentucky $62,228 -1.37% +4.49%
Bowling Green $62,185 +1.75% +8.86%

Trends in Bowling Green, KY Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Bowling green is $62,185. Real median family income peaked in 2005 at $65,599 and is now $3,414 (5.20%) lower. From a post peak low of $54,796 in 2016, real median family income for Bowling green has now grown by $7,389 (13.48%).

Real Median Family Income: Bowling Green, Kentucky, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Bowling Green

Date US Kentucky Bowling Green
2018 $76,401 $62,228 $62,185
2017 $75,692 $63,094 $61,114
2016 $74,360 $61,762 $54,796
2015 $72,348 $59,552 $57,124
2014 $69,978 $58,157 $62,351
2013 $69,134 $59,049 $60,259
2012 $68,512 $58,086 $63,304
2011 $68,763 $58,091 $61,576
2010 $69,953 $58,161 $63,272
2009 $71,663 $58,428 $65,048
2008 $74,083 $60,478 $59,289
2007 $74,267 $61,055 $58,470

Bowling Green Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Bowling Green was $25,758 in 2018. Compared to the median Kentucky per capita income, Bowling Green median per capita income is $2,065 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2019 per capita income data for Bowling Green will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Per Capita Income for Bowling Green Kentucky

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $33,831 +1.94% +6.47%
Kentucky $27,823 +1.43% +4.66%
Bowling Green $25,758 -5.40% +2.53%

Trends in Bowling Green, KY Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Bowling green is $25,758. Real per capita income peaked in 2005 at $28,517 and is now $2,759 (9.67%) lower. From a post peak low of $23,071 in 2012, real per capita income for Bowling green has now grown by $2,687 (11.65%).

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Historical Real Per Capita Income for Bowling Green

Date US Kentucky Bowling Green
2018 $33,831 $27,823 $25,758
2017 $33,187 $27,432 $27,227
2016 $32,573 $27,255 $25,320
2015 $31,775 $26,584 $25,123
2014 $30,672 $25,146 $23,435
2013 $30,431 $25,555 $25,129
2012 $29,934 $24,897 $23,071
2011 $29,884 $24,952 $27,231
2010 $30,077 $25,052 $25,271
2009 $30,984 $25,580 $24,722
2008 $32,255 $26,426 $25,923
2007 $32,400 $26,649 $27,205