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Ottawa County Michigan Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Ottawa County Michigan area was $68,543 in 2017, the latest figures available. Ottawa County median household income is $13,634 higher than the median Michigan household income and $8,207 greater than the US median household income. 2018 county income data (including Ottawa County median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Ottawa County are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Ottawa County Michigan

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Michigan $54,909 +2.40% +6.28%
Ottawa County $68,543 +4.01% +9.59%

Trends in Ottawa County, MI Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Ottawa is $68,543. Real median household income peaked in 2005 at $71,702 and is now $3,159 (4.41%) lower. From a post peak low of $58,105 in 2012, real median household income for Ottawa has now grown by $10,438 (17.96%).

Real Median Household Income: Ottawa County, Michigan, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Ottawa County

Date US Michigan Ottawa County
2017 $60,336 $54,909 $68,543
2016 $58,856 $53,621 $65,901
2015 $57,709 $52,856 $63,128
2014 $55,613 $51,664 $62,543
2013 $55,072 $50,880 $60,623
2012 $54,948 $50,122 $58,105
2011 $55,162 $50,224 $58,495
2010 $56,388 $51,168 $59,779
2009 $57,519 $51,831 $58,465
2008 $59,382 $55,458 $63,297
2007 $60,135 $56,828 $63,857
2006 $59,051 $57,504 $68,953

Ottawa County Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Ottawa County was $78,722 in 2017. Compared to the median Michigan family income, Ottawa County median family income is $9,058 higher. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Ottawa County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Ottawa County Michigan

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Michigan $69,664 +1.29% +8.16%
Ottawa County $78,722 -2.54% +7.47%

Trends in Ottawa County, MI Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Ottawa is $78,722. Real median family income peaked in 2005 at $82,319 and is now $3,597 (4.37%) lower. From a post peak low of $68,966 in 2012, real median family income for Ottawa has now grown by $9,756 (14.15%).

Real Median Family Income: Ottawa County, Michigan, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Ottawa County

Date US Michigan Ottawa County
2017 $73,891 $69,664 $78,722
2016 $72,591 $68,778 $80,774
2015 $70,627 $66,109 $75,641
2014 $68,313 $64,408 $73,252
2013 $67,488 $64,132 $71,163
2012 $66,880 $63,423 $68,966
2011 $67,126 $63,427 $71,999
2010 $68,289 $63,210 $68,991
2009 $69,958 $64,917 $70,991
2008 $72,321 $69,181 $75,226
2007 $72,500 $70,657 $73,882
2006 $71,330 $70,684 $79,881

Ottawa County Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Ottawa County was $30,960 in 2017. Compared to the median Michigan per capita income, Ottawa County median per capita income is $472 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Ottawa County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Ottawa County Michigan

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Michigan $30,488 +2.46% +10.53%
Ottawa County $30,960 +5.76% +10.77%

Trends in Ottawa County, MI Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Ottawa is $30,960. Real per capita income peaked in 2005 at $31,113 and is now $153 (0.49%) lower. From a post peak low of $25,399 in 2011, real per capita income for Ottawa has now grown by $5,561 (21.89%).

Real Per Capita Income: Ottawa County, Michigan, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Ottawa County

Date US Michigan Ottawa County
2017 $32,397 $30,488 $30,960
2016 $31,798 $29,755 $29,274
2015 $31,019 $28,831 $29,049
2014 $29,942 $27,583 $27,950
2013 $29,706 $27,318 $27,486
2012 $29,221 $26,820 $26,582
2011 $29,173 $26,661 $25,399
2010 $29,361 $26,615 $27,094
2009 $30,246 $27,176 $27,308
2008 $31,488 $28,879 $30,277
2007 $31,629 $29,411 $28,989
2006 $30,795 $29,369 $29,983