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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 $48,550 in 2017, the latest figures available. Owensboro median household income is $175 higher than the median Kentucky household income and $11,786 less than the US median household income. 2018 metro income data (including Owensboro median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Owensboro are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Owensboro Kentucky

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Kentucky $48,375 +1.49% +8.65%
Owensboro $48,550 -9.17% +11.99%

Trends in Owensboro, KY Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Owensboro is $48,550. Real median household income peaked in 2016 at $53,454 and is now $4,904 (9.17%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Owensboro, Kentucky, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Owensboro

Date US Kentucky Owensboro
2017 $60,336 $48,375 $48,550
2016 $58,856 $47,663 $53,454
2015 $57,709 $46,783 $49,407
2014 $55,613 $44,524 $43,352
2013 $55,072 $45,743 $48,767
2012 $54,948 $44,629 $47,098
2011 $55,162 $44,938 $49,730
2010 $56,388 $45,138 $46,219
2009 $57,519 $45,895 $48,394
2008 $59,382 $47,408 $47,525
2007 $60,135 $47,723 $49,463
2006 $59,051 $47,985 $49,460

Owensboro Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Owensboro was $59,679 in 2017. Compared to the median Kentucky family income, Owensboro median family income is $1,914 lower. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Owensboro will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Owensboro Kentucky

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Kentucky $61,593 +2.16% +8.49%
Owensboro $59,679 -11.82% +9.78%

Trends in Owensboro, KY Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Owensboro is $59,679. Real median family income peaked in 2016 at $67,677 and is now $7,998 (11.82%) lower.

Real Median Family Income: Owensboro, Kentucky, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Owensboro

Date US Kentucky Owensboro
2017 $73,891 $61,593 $59,679
2016 $72,591 $60,293 $67,677
2015 $70,627 $58,136 $61,175
2014 $68,313 $56,773 $54,363
2013 $67,488 $57,644 $60,971
2012 $66,880 $56,703 $58,446
2011 $67,126 $56,708 $63,344
2010 $68,289 $56,777 $56,986
2009 $69,958 $57,037 $60,992
2008 $72,321 $59,040 $60,107
2007 $72,500 $59,603 $61,430
2006 $71,330 $59,386 $63,694

Owensboro Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Owensboro was $28,410 in 2017. Compared to the median Kentucky per capita income, Owensboro median per capita income is $1,631 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Owensboro will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Owensboro Kentucky

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Kentucky $26,779 +0.65% +9.09%
Owensboro $28,410 +3.75% +21.22%

Trends in Owensboro, KY Real Per Capita Income since 2005

At $28,410, the per capita income for Owensboro was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Per Capita Income: Owensboro, Kentucky, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Owensboro

Date US Kentucky Owensboro
2017 $32,397 $26,779 $28,410
2016 $31,798 $26,606 $27,384
2015 $31,019 $25,952 $26,611
2014 $29,942 $24,547 $23,437
2013 $29,706 $24,946 $25,136
2012 $29,221 $24,304 $23,428
2011 $29,173 $24,358 $24,045
2010 $29,361 $24,456 $22,450
2009 $30,246 $24,971 $23,938
2008 $31,488 $25,797 $25,763
2007 $31,629 $26,015 $24,977
2006 $30,795 $25,731 $26,982