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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 $57,843 in 2018, the latest figures available. Baton Rouge median household income is $9,938 higher than the median Louisiana household income and $4,094 less than the US median household income. 2019 metro income data (including Baton Rouge median household income) will be released in September of 2020. Median family and per capita income for Baton Rouge are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Baton Rouge Louisiana

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $61,937 +0.21% +4.77%
Louisiana $47,905 +1.34% -1.16%
Baton Rouge $57,843 -1.63% -0.37%

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

The current median household income for Baton rouge is $57,843. Real median household income peaked in 2017 at $58,800 and is now $957 (1.63%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Baton Rouge, Louisiana, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Baton Rouge

Date US Louisiana Baton Rouge
2018 $61,937 $47,905 $57,843
2017 $61,807 $47,270 $58,800
2016 $60,291 $47,241 $54,923
2015 $59,116 $48,466 $58,055
2014 $56,969 $47,305 $55,306
2013 $56,415 $47,684 $55,210
2012 $56,288 $47,054 $55,099
2011 $56,507 $46,697 $54,201
2010 $57,762 $49,058 $55,740
2009 $58,921 $49,853 $56,097
2008 $60,829 $51,130 $56,693
2007 $61,601 $49,686 $54,219

Baton Rouge Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Baton Rouge was $74,869 in 2018. Compared to the median Louisiana family income, Baton Rouge median family income is $13,022 higher. As with the median household income data, 2019 family income data for Baton Rouge will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Median Family Income for Baton Rouge Louisiana

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $76,401 +0.94% +5.60%
Louisiana $61,847 -0.22% -1.04%
Baton Rouge $74,869 +0.12% -0.01%

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

The current median family income for Baton rouge is $74,869. Real median family income peaked in 2015 at $74,880 and is now $11 (0.01%) lower.

Real Median Family Income: Baton Rouge, Louisiana, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Baton Rouge

Date US Louisiana Baton Rouge
2018 $76,401 $61,847 $74,869
2017 $75,692 $61,985 $74,777
2016 $74,360 $60,158 $70,969
2015 $72,348 $62,496 $74,880
2014 $69,978 $60,065 $70,048
2013 $69,134 $60,324 $67,472
2012 $68,512 $59,233 $68,243
2011 $68,763 $59,975 $71,437
2010 $69,953 $60,543 $70,160
2009 $71,663 $62,682 $70,986
2008 $74,083 $63,090 $70,406
2007 $74,267 $61,585 $69,481

Baton Rouge Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Baton Rouge was $31,873 in 2018. Compared to the median Louisiana per capita income, Baton Rouge median per capita income is $4,599 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2019 per capita income data for Baton Rouge will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Per Capita Income for Baton Rouge Louisiana

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $33,831 +1.94% +6.47%
Louisiana $27,274 +2.86% +1.09%
Baton Rouge $31,873 +7.77% +6.58%

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

At $31,873, the per capita income for Baton rouge was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2018.

Real Per Capita Income: Baton Rouge, Louisiana, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Baton Rouge

Date US Louisiana Baton Rouge
2018 $33,831 $27,274 $31,873
2017 $33,187 $26,516 $29,576
2016 $32,573 $26,855 $30,374
2015 $31,775 $26,981 $29,905
2014 $30,672 $26,331 $28,436
2013 $30,431 $26,663 $29,562
2012 $29,934 $26,078 $28,393
2011 $29,884 $25,603 $26,880
2010 $30,077 $26,387 $28,614
2009 $30,984 $26,948 $28,933
2008 $32,255 $27,247 $30,332
2007 $32,400 $26,629 $28,403