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Joplin Missouri Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Joplin Missouri metro area was $48,979 in 2017, the latest figures available. Joplin median household income is $4,599 lower than the median Missouri household income and $11,357 less than the US median household income. 2018 metro income data (including Joplin median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Joplin are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Joplin Missouri

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Missouri $53,578 +1.36% +6.89%
Joplin $48,979 +4.52% +10.66%

Trends in Joplin, MO Real Median Household Income since 2005

At $48,979, the median household income for Joplin was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Median Household Income: Joplin, Missouri, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Joplin

Date US Missouri Joplin
2017 $60,336 $53,578 $48,979
2016 $58,856 $52,859 $46,863
2015 $57,709 $51,980 $46,653
2014 $55,613 $50,126 $44,262
2013 $55,072 $49,466 $43,058
2012 $54,948 $48,476 $40,891
2011 $55,162 $49,422 $44,731
2010 $56,388 $49,915 $43,320
2009 $57,519 $51,801 $44,141
2008 $59,382 $53,490 $45,147
2007 $60,135 $53,467 $45,708
2006 $59,051 $52,213 $42,834

Joplin Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Joplin was $59,597 in 2017. Compared to the median Missouri family income, Joplin median family income is $7,720 lower. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Joplin will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Joplin Missouri

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Missouri $67,317 +1.29% +5.95%
Joplin $59,597 +6.59% +10.20%

Trends in Joplin, MO Real Median Family Income since 2005

At $59,597, the median family income for Joplin was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Median Family Income: Joplin, Missouri, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Joplin

Date US Missouri Joplin
2017 $73,891 $67,317 $59,597
2016 $72,591 $66,457 $55,914
2015 $70,627 $65,173 $55,628
2014 $68,313 $63,534 $54,083
2013 $67,488 $61,927 $53,049
2012 $66,880 $61,262 $51,327
2011 $67,126 $61,841 $53,541
2010 $68,289 $63,337 $56,942
2009 $69,958 $64,501 $48,420
2008 $72,321 $66,297 $53,767
2007 $72,500 $66,306 $53,208
2006 $71,330 $64,627 $50,453

Joplin Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Joplin was $24,062 in 2017. Compared to the median Missouri per capita income, Joplin median per capita income is $5,376 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Joplin will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Joplin Missouri

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Missouri $29,438 +1.45% +8.72%
Joplin $24,062 -4.23% +3.35%

Trends in Joplin, MO Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Joplin is $24,062. Real per capita income peaked in 2016 at $25,125 and is now $1,063 (4.23%) lower.

Real Per Capita Income: Joplin, Missouri, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Joplin

Date US Missouri Joplin
2017 $32,397 $29,438 $24,062
2016 $31,798 $29,017 $25,125
2015 $31,019 $28,334 $24,012
2014 $29,942 $27,078 $23,282
2013 $29,706 $26,755 $23,499
2012 $29,221 $26,417 $22,170
2011 $29,173 $26,907 $23,961
2010 $29,361 $26,951 $22,826
2009 $30,246 $27,482 $22,454
2008 $31,488 $28,541 $22,459
2007 $31,629 $28,343 $24,094
2006 $30,795 $27,929 $21,935