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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 $63,404 in 2017, the latest figures available. Kansas City median household income is $9,826 higher than the median Missouri household income and $3,068 greater than the US median household income. 2018 metro income data (including Kansas City median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Kansas City are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Kansas City Missouri

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Missouri $53,578 +1.36% +6.89%
Kansas City $63,404 +1.11% +7.33%

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

The current median household income for Kansas city is $63,404. Real median household income peaked in 2008 at $64,437 and is now $1,033 (1.60%) lower. From a post peak low of $58,302 in 2011, real median household income for Kansas city has now grown by $5,102 (8.75%).

Real Median Household Income: Kansas City, Missouri, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Kansas City

Date US Missouri Kansas City
2017 $60,336 $53,578 $63,404
2016 $58,856 $52,859 $62,705
2015 $57,709 $51,980 $62,600
2014 $55,613 $50,126 $59,072
2013 $55,072 $49,466 $59,286
2012 $54,948 $48,476 $58,315
2011 $55,162 $49,422 $58,302
2010 $56,388 $49,915 $60,751
2009 $57,519 $51,801 $62,443
2008 $59,382 $53,490 $64,437
2007 $60,135 $53,467 $63,415
2006 $59,051 $52,213 $63,814

Kansas City Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Kansas City was $80,848 in 2017. Compared to the median Missouri family income, Kansas City median family income is $13,531 higher. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Kansas City will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Kansas City Missouri

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Missouri $67,317 +1.29% +5.95%
Kansas City $80,848 +2.08% +7.82%

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

At $80,848, the median family income for Kansas city was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Median Family Income: Kansas City, Missouri, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Kansas City

Date US Missouri Kansas City
2017 $73,891 $67,317 $80,848
2016 $72,591 $66,457 $79,201
2015 $70,627 $65,173 $78,425
2014 $68,313 $63,534 $74,983
2013 $67,488 $61,927 $74,493
2012 $66,880 $61,262 $74,474
2011 $67,126 $61,841 $73,418
2010 $68,289 $63,337 $75,529
2009 $69,958 $64,501 $78,110
2008 $72,321 $66,297 $79,397
2007 $72,500 $66,306 $79,187
2006 $71,330 $64,627 $78,744

Kansas City Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Kansas City was $34,457 in 2017. Compared to the median Missouri per capita income, Kansas City median per capita income is $5,019 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Kansas City will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Kansas City Missouri

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Missouri $29,438 +1.45% +8.72%
Kansas City $34,457 +2.69% +9.47%

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

At $34,457, the per capita income for Kansas city was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Per Capita Income: Kansas City, Missouri, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Kansas City

Date US Missouri Kansas City
2017 $32,397 $29,438 $34,457
2016 $31,798 $29,017 $33,556
2015 $31,019 $28,334 $33,262
2014 $29,942 $27,078 $31,476
2013 $29,706 $26,755 $31,291
2012 $29,221 $26,417 $30,893
2011 $29,173 $26,907 $30,870
2010 $29,361 $26,951 $30,846
2009 $30,246 $27,482 $31,979
2008 $31,488 $28,541 $33,194
2007 $31,629 $28,343 $32,770
2006 $30,795 $27,929 $32,722