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Columbia Missouri Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Columbia Missouri metro area was $51,340 in 2017, the latest figures available. Columbia median household income is $2,238 lower than the median Missouri household income and $8,996 less than the US median household income. 2018 metro income data (including Columbia median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Columbia are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Columbia Missouri

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Missouri $53,578 +1.36% +6.89%
Columbia $51,340 -4.73% -1.10%

Trends in Columbia, MO Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Columbia is $51,340. Real median household income peaked in 2016 at $53,887 and is now $2,547 (4.73%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Columbia, Missouri, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Columbia

Date US Missouri Columbia
2017 $60,336 $53,578 $51,340
2016 $58,856 $52,859 $53,887
2015 $57,709 $51,980 $52,272
2014 $55,613 $50,126 $51,911
2013 $55,072 $49,466 $51,597
2012 $54,948 $48,476 $46,178
2011 $55,162 $49,422 $51,013
2010 $56,388 $49,915 $46,030
2009 $57,519 $51,801 $53,161
2008 $59,382 $53,490 $53,388
2007 $60,135 $53,467 $53,133
2006 $59,051 $52,213 $51,265

Columbia Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Columbia was $73,376 in 2017. Compared to the median Missouri family income, Columbia median family income is $6,059 higher. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Columbia will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Columbia Missouri

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Missouri $67,317 +1.29% +5.95%
Columbia $73,376 -3.81% -2.90%

Trends in Columbia, MO Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Columbia is $73,376. Real median family income peaked in 2016 at $76,280 and is now $2,904 (3.81%) lower.

Real Median Family Income: Columbia, Missouri, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Columbia

Date US Missouri Columbia
2017 $73,891 $67,317 $73,376
2016 $72,591 $66,457 $76,280
2015 $70,627 $65,173 $74,958
2014 $68,313 $63,534 $75,571
2013 $67,488 $61,927 $71,459
2012 $66,880 $61,262 $73,786
2011 $67,126 $61,841 $71,929
2010 $68,289 $63,337 $69,245
2009 $69,958 $64,501 $72,856
2008 $72,321 $66,297 $69,105
2007 $72,500 $66,306 $73,704
2006 $71,330 $64,627 $70,580

Columbia Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Columbia was $29,078 in 2017. Compared to the median Missouri per capita income, Columbia median per capita income is $360 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Columbia will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Columbia Missouri

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Missouri $29,438 +1.45% +8.72%
Columbia $29,078 -2.23% +8.21%

Trends in Columbia, MO Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Columbia is $29,078. Real per capita income peaked in 2016 at $29,742 and is now $664 (2.23%) lower.

Real Per Capita Income: Columbia, Missouri, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Columbia

Date US Missouri Columbia
2017 $32,397 $29,438 $29,078
2016 $31,798 $29,017 $29,742
2015 $31,019 $28,334 $27,532
2014 $29,942 $27,078 $26,873
2013 $29,706 $26,755 $28,060
2012 $29,221 $26,417 $28,420
2011 $29,173 $26,907 $27,701
2010 $29,361 $26,951 $27,371
2009 $30,246 $27,482 $27,973
2008 $31,488 $28,541 $28,523
2007 $31,629 $28,343 $28,702
2006 $30,795 $27,929 $28,457