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Owensboro Kentucky Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Owensboro Kentucky metro area was $51,459 in 2018, the latest figures available. Owensboro median household income is $1,212 higher than the median Kentucky household income and $10,478 less than the US median household income. 2019 metro income data (including Owensboro median household income) will be released in September of 2020. Median family and per capita income for Owensboro are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Owensboro Kentucky

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $61,937 +0.21% +4.77%
Kentucky $50,247 +1.40% +4.85%
Owensboro $51,459 +3.47% +1.68%

Trends in Owensboro, KY Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Owensboro is $51,459. Real median household income peaked in 2016 at $54,757 and is now $3,298 (6.02%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Owensboro, Kentucky, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Owensboro

Date US Kentucky Owensboro
2018 $61,937 $50,247 $51,459
2017 $61,807 $49,554 $49,733
2016 $60,291 $48,824 $54,757
2015 $59,116 $47,923 $50,611
2014 $56,969 $45,610 $44,409
2013 $56,415 $46,858 $49,956
2012 $56,288 $45,718 $48,246
2011 $56,507 $46,033 $50,943
2010 $57,762 $46,238 $47,345
2009 $58,921 $47,014 $49,574
2008 $60,829 $48,564 $48,683
2007 $61,601 $48,886 $50,668

Owensboro Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Owensboro was $61,608 in 2018. Compared to the median Kentucky family income, Owensboro median family income is $620 lower. As with the median household income data, 2019 family income data for Owensboro will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Median Family Income for Owensboro Kentucky

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $76,401 +0.94% +5.60%
Kentucky $62,228 -1.37% +4.49%
Owensboro $61,608 +0.78% -1.69%

Trends in Owensboro, KY Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Owensboro is $61,608. Real median family income peaked in 2016 at $69,327 and is now $7,719 (11.13%) lower.

Real Median Family Income: Owensboro, Kentucky, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Owensboro

Date US Kentucky Owensboro
2018 $76,401 $62,228 $61,608
2017 $75,692 $63,094 $61,134
2016 $74,360 $61,762 $69,327
2015 $72,348 $59,552 $62,666
2014 $69,978 $58,157 $55,689
2013 $69,134 $59,049 $62,458
2012 $68,512 $58,086 $59,872
2011 $68,763 $58,091 $64,888
2010 $69,953 $58,161 $58,375
2009 $71,663 $58,428 $62,479
2008 $74,083 $60,478 $61,571
2007 $74,267 $61,055 $62,927

Owensboro Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Owensboro was $26,533 in 2018. Compared to the median Kentucky per capita income, Owensboro median per capita income is $1,290 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2019 per capita income data for Owensboro will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Per Capita Income for Owensboro Kentucky

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $33,831 +1.94% +6.47%
Kentucky $27,823 +1.43% +4.66%
Owensboro $26,533 -8.83% -2.66%

Trends in Owensboro, KY Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Owensboro is $26,533. Real per capita income peaked in 2017 at $29,103 and is now $2,570 (8.83%) lower.

Real Per Capita Income: Owensboro, Kentucky, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Owensboro

Date US Kentucky Owensboro
2018 $33,831 $27,823 $26,533
2017 $33,187 $27,432 $29,103
2016 $32,573 $27,255 $28,051
2015 $31,775 $26,584 $27,259
2014 $30,672 $25,146 $24,009
2013 $30,431 $25,555 $25,749
2012 $29,934 $24,897 $23,999
2011 $29,884 $24,952 $24,632
2010 $30,077 $25,052 $22,997
2009 $30,984 $25,580 $24,522
2008 $32,255 $26,426 $26,391
2007 $32,400 $26,649 $25,586