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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 $57,359 in 2019, the latest figures available. Columbia median household income is $50 lower than the median Missouri household income and $8,353 less than the US median household income. 2020 metro income data (including Columbia median household income) will be released in September of 2021. Median family and per capita income for Columbia are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Columbia Missouri

2019 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $65,712 +4.21% +7.05%
Missouri $57,409 +3.50% +4.14%
Columbia $57,359 +3.65% +2.06%

Trends in Columbia, MO Real Median Household Income since 2005

At $57,359, the median household income for Columbia was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2019.

Real Median Household Income: Columbia, Missouri, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Columbia

Date US Missouri Columbia
2019 $65,712 $57,409 $57,359
2018 $63,059 $55,465 $55,341
2017 $62,927 $55,878 $53,544
2016 $61,383 $55,128 $56,200
2015 $60,187 $54,212 $54,517
2014 $58,001 $52,278 $54,140
2013 $57,437 $51,590 $53,813
2012 $57,307 $50,558 $48,161
2011 $57,531 $51,545 $53,204
2010 $58,809 $52,058 $48,006
2009 $59,988 $54,025 $55,443

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Columbia Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Columbia was $77,585 in 2019. Compared to the median Missouri family income, Columbia median family income is $4,128 higher. As with the median household income data, 2020 family income data for Columbia will be released in September of 2021.

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Real Median Family Income for Columbia Missouri

2019 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $80,944 +4.06% +6.92%
Missouri $73,457 +4.28% +5.98%
Columbia $77,585 -3.33% -2.48%

Trends in Columbia, MO Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Columbia is $77,585. Real median family income peaked in 2018 at $80,260 and is now $2,675 (3.33%) lower.

Real Median Family Income: Columbia, Missouri, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Columbia

Date US Missouri Columbia
2019 $80,944 $73,457 $77,585
2018 $77,786 $70,442 $80,260
2017 $77,064 $70,207 $76,526
2016 $75,707 $69,310 $79,555
2015 $73,660 $67,972 $78,177
2014 $71,246 $66,262 $78,816
2013 $70,386 $64,587 $74,528
2012 $69,752 $63,892 $76,954
2011 $70,009 $64,496 $75,018
2010 $71,221 $66,057 $72,218
2009 $72,962 $67,271 $75,985

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Columbia Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Columbia was $30,582 in 2019. Compared to the median Missouri per capita income, Columbia median per capita income is $1,174 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2020 per capita income data for Columbia will be released in September of 2021.

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Real Per Capita Income for Columbia Missouri

2019 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $35,672 +3.57% +7.57%
Missouri $31,756 +2.27% +4.93%
Columbia $30,582 +0.24% -1.41%

Trends in Columbia, MO Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Columbia is $30,582. Real per capita income peaked in 2016 at $31,019 and is now $437 (1.41%) lower.

Real Per Capita Income: Columbia, Missouri, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Columbia

Date US Missouri Columbia
2019 $35,672 $31,756 $30,582
2018 $34,444 $31,051 $30,508
2017 $33,788 $30,702 $30,326
2016 $33,163 $30,263 $31,019
2015 $32,351 $29,550 $28,714
2014 $31,228 $28,241 $28,027
2013 $30,982 $27,904 $29,265
2012 $30,476 $27,551 $29,640
2011 $30,425 $28,063 $28,891
2010 $30,622 $28,108 $28,547
2009 $31,545 $28,662 $29,174

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