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St Louis Missouri Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the St Louis Missouri metro area was $62,790 in 2018, the latest figures available. St Louis median household income is $8,312 higher than the median Missouri household income and $853 greater than the US median household income. 2019 metro income data (including St Louis median household income) will be released in September of 2020. Median family and per capita income for St Louis are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for St Louis Missouri

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $61,937 +0.21% +4.77%
Missouri $54,478 -0.74% +2.31%
St Louis $62,790 -0.45% +4.88%

Trends in St Louis, MO Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for St louis is $62,790. Real median household income peaked in 2007 at $63,695 and is now $905 (1.42%) lower. From a post peak low of $57,243 in 2012, real median household income for St louis has now grown by $5,547 (9.69%).

Real Median Household Income: St Louis, Missouri, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for St Louis

Date US Missouri St Louis
2018 $61,937 $54,478 $62,790
2017 $61,807 $54,884 $63,072
2016 $60,291 $54,148 $62,554
2015 $59,116 $53,247 $59,866
2014 $56,969 $51,348 $58,963
2013 $56,415 $50,672 $58,789
2012 $56,288 $49,659 $57,243
2011 $56,507 $50,627 $57,248
2010 $57,762 $51,131 $58,761
2009 $58,921 $53,064 $60,646
2008 $60,829 $54,794 $62,185
2007 $61,601 $54,770 $63,695

St Louis Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for St Louis was $81,045 in 2018. Compared to the median Missouri family income, St Louis median family income is $11,857 higher. As with the median household income data, 2019 family income data for St Louis will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Median Family Income for St Louis Missouri

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $76,401 +0.94% +5.60%
Missouri $69,188 +0.33% +3.63%
St Louis $81,045 +1.67% +5.20%

Trends in St Louis, MO Real Median Family Income since 2005

At $81,045, the median family income for St louis was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2018.

Real Median Family Income: St Louis, Missouri, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for St Louis

Date US Missouri St Louis
2018 $76,401 $69,188 $81,045
2017 $75,692 $68,958 $79,714
2016 $74,360 $68,077 $79,898
2015 $72,348 $66,762 $77,039
2014 $69,978 $65,083 $76,445
2013 $69,134 $63,437 $73,658
2012 $68,512 $62,756 $73,270
2011 $68,763 $63,348 $72,174
2010 $69,953 $64,881 $75,114
2009 $71,663 $66,074 $76,211
2008 $74,083 $67,913 $79,468
2007 $74,267 $67,922 $78,254

St Louis Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for St Louis was $35,569 in 2018. Compared to the median Missouri per capita income, St Louis median per capita income is $5,071 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2019 per capita income data for St Louis will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Per Capita Income for St Louis Missouri

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $33,831 +1.94% +6.47%
Missouri $30,498 +1.13% +5.08%
St Louis $35,569 +2.17% +6.44%

Trends in St Louis, MO Real Per Capita Income since 2005

At $35,569, the per capita income for St louis was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2018.

Real Per Capita Income: St Louis, Missouri, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for St Louis

Date US Missouri St Louis
2018 $33,831 $30,498 $35,569
2017 $33,187 $30,156 $34,815
2016 $32,573 $29,724 $34,699
2015 $31,775 $29,024 $33,417
2014 $30,672 $27,739 $32,163
2013 $30,431 $27,407 $32,040
2012 $29,934 $27,061 $31,038
2011 $29,884 $27,563 $31,520
2010 $30,077 $27,608 $31,442
2009 $30,984 $28,152 $32,131
2008 $32,255 $29,237 $33,089
2007 $32,400 $29,034 $33,074