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Lansing-East Lansing Michigan Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Lansing-East Lansing Michigan metro area was $59,494 in 2018, the latest figures available. Lansing median household income is $2,797 higher than the median Michigan household income and $2,443 less than the US median household income. 2019 metro income data (including Lansing median household income) will be released in September of 2020. Median family and per capita income for Lansing-East Lansing are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Lansing Michigan

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $61,937 +0.21% +4.77%
Michigan $56,697 +0.80% +4.72%
Lansing $59,494 +2.90% +8.28%

Trends in Lansing, MI Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Lansing is $59,494. Real median household income peaked in 2006 at $60,775 and is now $1,281 (2.11%) lower. From a post peak low of $52,109 in 2011, real median household income for Lansing has now grown by $7,385 (14.17%).

Real Median Household Income: Lansing, Michigan, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Lansing

Date US Michigan Lansing
2018 $61,937 $56,697 $59,494
2017 $61,807 $56,247 $57,816
2016 $60,291 $54,928 $55,769
2015 $59,116 $54,144 $54,944
2014 $56,969 $52,924 $52,765
2013 $56,415 $52,121 $53,319
2012 $56,288 $51,344 $53,292
2011 $56,507 $51,449 $52,109
2010 $57,762 $52,414 $55,090
2009 $58,921 $53,095 $55,969
2008 $60,829 $56,809 $57,997
2007 $61,601 $58,213 $58,251

Lansing Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Lansing was $75,684 in 2018. Compared to the median Michigan family income, Lansing median family income is $3,648 higher. As with the median household income data, 2019 family income data for Lansing will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Median Family Income for Lansing Michigan

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $76,401 +0.94% +5.60%
Michigan $72,036 +0.94% +6.37%
Lansing $75,684 -2.83% +1.78%

Trends in Lansing, MI Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Lansing is $75,684. Real median family income peaked in 2005 at $78,457 and is now $2,773 (3.53%) lower. From a post peak low of $68,542 in 2012, real median family income for Lansing has now grown by $7,142 (10.42%).

Real Median Family Income: Lansing, Michigan, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Lansing

Date US Michigan Lansing
2018 $76,401 $72,036 $75,684
2017 $75,692 $71,362 $77,886
2016 $74,360 $70,455 $73,135
2015 $72,348 $67,720 $74,364
2014 $69,978 $65,979 $70,297
2013 $69,134 $65,696 $68,976
2012 $68,512 $64,970 $68,542
2011 $68,763 $64,973 $69,037
2010 $69,953 $64,750 $71,696
2009 $71,663 $66,500 $73,051
2008 $74,083 $70,867 $74,745
2007 $74,267 $72,379 $77,855

Lansing Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Lansing was $31,008 in 2018. Compared to the median Michigan per capita income, Lansing median per capita income is $500 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2019 per capita income data for Lansing will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Per Capita Income for Lansing Michigan

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $33,831 +1.94% +6.47%
Michigan $31,508 +0.89% +6.68%
Lansing $31,008 +0.75% +5.70%

Trends in Lansing, MI Real Per Capita Income since 2005

At $31,008, the per capita income for Lansing was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2018.

Real Per Capita Income: Lansing, Michigan, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Lansing

Date US Michigan Lansing
2018 $33,831 $31,508 $31,008
2017 $33,187 $31,231 $30,778
2016 $32,573 $30,480 $29,468
2015 $31,775 $29,534 $29,337
2014 $30,672 $28,256 $28,405
2013 $30,431 $27,984 $28,302
2012 $29,934 $27,474 $27,610
2011 $29,884 $27,312 $26,763
2010 $30,077 $27,264 $26,960
2009 $30,984 $27,838 $28,503
2008 $32,255 $29,583 $29,245
2007 $32,400 $30,128 $30,310