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Kansas City Missouri Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Kansas City Missouri metro area was $65,768 in 2018, the latest figures available. Kansas City median household income is $11,290 higher than the median Missouri household income and $3,831 greater than the US median household income. 2019 metro income data (including Kansas City median household income) will be released in September of 2020. Median family and per capita income for Kansas City are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Kansas City Missouri

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $61,937 +0.21% +4.77%
Missouri $54,478 -0.74% +2.31%
Kansas City $65,768 +1.26% +2.56%

Trends in Kansas City, MO Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Kansas city is $65,768. Real median household income peaked in 2008 at $66,007 and is now $239 (0.36%) lower. From a post peak low of $59,723 in 2011, real median household income for Kansas city has now grown by $6,045 (10.12%).

Real Median Household Income: Kansas City, Missouri, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Kansas City

Date US Missouri Kansas City
2018 $61,937 $54,478 $65,768
2017 $61,807 $54,884 $64,950
2016 $60,291 $54,148 $64,234
2015 $59,116 $53,247 $64,126
2014 $56,969 $51,348 $60,512
2013 $56,415 $50,672 $60,731
2012 $56,288 $49,659 $59,737
2011 $56,507 $50,627 $59,723
2010 $57,762 $51,131 $62,232
2009 $58,921 $53,064 $63,966
2008 $60,829 $54,794 $66,007
2007 $61,601 $54,770 $64,961

Kansas City Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Kansas City was $82,568 in 2018. Compared to the median Missouri family income, Kansas City median family income is $13,380 higher. As with the median household income data, 2019 family income data for Kansas City will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Median Family Income for Kansas City Missouri

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $76,401 +0.94% +5.60%
Missouri $69,188 +0.33% +3.63%
Kansas City $82,568 -0.30% +2.78%

Trends in Kansas City, MO Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Kansas city is $82,568. Real median family income peaked in 2017 at $82,819 and is now $251 (0.30%) lower.

Real Median Family Income: Kansas City, Missouri, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Kansas City

Date US Missouri Kansas City
2018 $76,401 $69,188 $82,568
2017 $75,692 $68,958 $82,819
2016 $74,360 $68,077 $81,131
2015 $72,348 $66,762 $80,336
2014 $69,978 $65,083 $76,812
2013 $69,134 $63,437 $76,310
2012 $68,512 $62,756 $76,290
2011 $68,763 $63,348 $75,208
2010 $69,953 $64,881 $77,370
2009 $71,663 $66,074 $80,014
2008 $74,083 $67,913 $81,332
2007 $74,267 $67,922 $81,117

Kansas City Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Kansas City was $35,354 in 2018. Compared to the median Missouri per capita income, Kansas City median per capita income is $4,856 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2019 per capita income data for Kansas City will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Per Capita Income for Kansas City Missouri

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $33,831 +1.94% +6.47%
Missouri $30,498 +1.13% +5.08%
Kansas City $35,354 +0.16% +3.76%

Trends in Kansas City, MO Real Per Capita Income since 2005

At $35,354, the per capita income for Kansas city was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2018.

Real Per Capita Income: Kansas City, Missouri, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Kansas City

Date US Missouri Kansas City
2018 $33,831 $30,498 $35,354
2017 $33,187 $30,156 $35,297
2016 $32,573 $29,724 $34,374
2015 $31,775 $29,024 $34,072
2014 $30,672 $27,739 $32,244
2013 $30,431 $27,407 $32,054
2012 $29,934 $27,061 $31,646
2011 $29,884 $27,563 $31,623
2010 $30,077 $27,608 $31,598
2009 $30,984 $28,152 $32,759
2008 $32,255 $29,237 $34,003
2007 $32,400 $29,034 $33,568