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Baton Rouge Louisiana Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Baton Rouge Louisiana metro area was $57,401 in 2017, the latest figures available. Baton Rouge median household income is $11,256 higher than the median Louisiana household income and $2,935 less than the US median household income. 2018 metro income data (including Baton Rouge median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Baton Rouge are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Baton Rouge Louisiana

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Louisiana $46,145 +0.06% -0.07%
Baton Rouge $57,401 +7.06% +6.32%

Trends in Baton Rouge, LA Real Median Household Income since 2005

At $57,401, the median household income for Baton rouge was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Median Household Income: Baton Rouge, Louisiana, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Baton Rouge

Date US Louisiana Baton Rouge
2017 $60,336 $46,145 $57,401
2016 $58,856 $46,117 $53,616
2015 $57,709 $47,313 $56,674
2014 $55,613 $46,179 $53,990
2013 $55,072 $46,549 $53,896
2012 $54,948 $45,934 $53,787
2011 $55,162 $45,585 $52,911
2010 $56,388 $47,891 $54,414
2009 $57,519 $48,666 $54,762
2008 $59,382 $49,914 $55,344
2007 $60,135 $48,504 $52,929
2006 $59,051 $47,943 $52,254

Baton Rouge Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Baton Rouge was $72,998 in 2017. Compared to the median Louisiana family income, Baton Rouge median family income is $12,488 higher. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Baton Rouge will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Baton Rouge Louisiana

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Louisiana $60,510 +3.04% +3.20%
Baton Rouge $72,998 +5.37% +6.75%

Trends in Baton Rouge, LA Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Baton rouge is $72,998. Real median family income peaked in 2015 at $73,099 and is now $101 (0.14%) lower.

Real Median Family Income: Baton Rouge, Louisiana, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Baton Rouge

Date US Louisiana Baton Rouge
2017 $73,891 $60,510 $72,998
2016 $72,591 $58,727 $69,280
2015 $70,627 $61,009 $73,099
2014 $68,313 $58,635 $68,381
2013 $67,488 $58,888 $65,866
2012 $66,880 $57,823 $66,618
2011 $67,126 $58,547 $69,737
2010 $68,289 $59,103 $68,491
2009 $69,958 $61,190 $69,297
2008 $72,321 $61,589 $68,732
2007 $72,500 $60,119 $67,828
2006 $71,330 $58,819 $65,404

Baton Rouge Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Baton Rouge was $28,872 in 2017. Compared to the median Louisiana per capita income, Baton Rouge median per capita income is $2,987 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Baton Rouge will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Baton Rouge Louisiana

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Louisiana $25,885 -1.26% +0.70%
Baton Rouge $28,872 -2.63% +4.01%

Trends in Baton Rouge, LA Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Baton rouge is $28,872. Real per capita income peaked in 2016 at $29,651 and is now $779 (2.63%) lower.

Real Per Capita Income: Baton Rouge, Louisiana, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Baton Rouge

Date US Louisiana Baton Rouge
2017 $32,397 $25,885 $28,872
2016 $31,798 $26,216 $29,651
2015 $31,019 $26,339 $29,194
2014 $29,942 $25,704 $27,759
2013 $29,706 $26,029 $28,859
2012 $29,221 $25,457 $27,717
2011 $29,173 $24,994 $26,240
2010 $29,361 $25,759 $27,934
2009 $30,246 $26,307 $28,244
2008 $31,488 $26,599 $29,610
2007 $31,629 $25,995 $27,727
2006 $30,795 $24,823 $26,600