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Grand Rapids-Wyoming Michigan Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Grand Rapids-Wyoming Michigan metro area was $61,298 in 2017, the latest figures available. Grand Rapids median household income is $6,389 higher than the median Michigan household income and $962 greater than the US median household income. 2018 metro income data (including Grand Rapids median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Grand Rapids-Wyoming are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Grand Rapids Michigan

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Michigan $54,909 +2.40% +6.28%
Grand Rapids $61,298 -0.34% +8.77%

Trends in Grand Rapids, MI Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Grand rapids is $61,298. Real median household income peaked in 2016 at $61,507 and is now $209 (0.34%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Grand Rapids, Michigan, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Grand Rapids

Date US Michigan Grand Rapids
2017 $60,336 $54,909 $61,298
2016 $58,856 $53,621 $61,507
2015 $57,709 $52,856 $57,382
2014 $55,613 $51,664 $56,354
2013 $55,072 $50,880 $55,319
2012 $54,948 $50,122 $54,185
2011 $55,162 $50,224 $54,165
2010 $56,388 $51,168 $53,001
2009 $57,519 $51,831 $54,001
2008 $59,382 $55,458 $56,978
2007 $60,135 $56,828 $58,125
2006 $59,051 $57,504 $56,778

Grand Rapids Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Grand Rapids was $74,411 in 2017. Compared to the median Michigan family income, Grand Rapids median family income is $4,747 higher. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Grand Rapids will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Grand Rapids Michigan

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Michigan $69,664 +1.29% +8.16%
Grand Rapids $74,411 +1.06% +10.46%

Trends in Grand Rapids, MI Real Median Family Income since 2005

At $74,411, the median family income for Grand rapids was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Median Family Income: Grand Rapids, Michigan, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Grand Rapids

Date US Michigan Grand Rapids
2017 $73,891 $69,664 $74,411
2016 $72,591 $68,778 $73,627
2015 $70,627 $66,109 $69,058
2014 $68,313 $64,408 $67,367
2013 $67,488 $64,132 $67,579
2012 $66,880 $63,423 $65,077
2011 $67,126 $63,427 $65,898
2010 $68,289 $63,210 $63,168
2009 $69,958 $64,917 $64,808
2008 $72,321 $69,181 $69,112
2007 $72,500 $70,657 $70,653
2006 $71,330 $70,684 $68,550

Grand Rapids Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Grand Rapids was $30,224 in 2017. Compared to the median Michigan per capita income, Grand Rapids median per capita income is $264 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Grand Rapids will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Grand Rapids Michigan

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Michigan $30,488 +2.46% +10.53%
Grand Rapids $30,224 +2.00% +11.30%

Trends in Grand Rapids, MI Real Per Capita Income since 2005

At $30,224, the per capita income for Grand rapids was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Per Capita Income: Grand Rapids, Michigan, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Grand Rapids

Date US Michigan Grand Rapids
2017 $32,397 $30,488 $30,224
2016 $31,798 $29,755 $29,631
2015 $31,019 $28,831 $29,001
2014 $29,942 $27,583 $27,155
2013 $29,706 $27,318 $26,980
2012 $29,221 $26,820 $26,440
2011 $29,173 $26,661 $26,564
2010 $29,361 $26,615 $25,556
2009 $30,246 $27,176 $26,504
2008 $31,488 $28,879 $27,806
2007 $31,629 $29,411 $28,382
2006 $30,795 $29,369 $27,550