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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 $61,571 in 2017, the latest figures available. St Louis median household income is $7,993 higher than the median Missouri household income and $1,235 greater than the US median household income. 2018 metro income data (including St Louis median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for St Louis are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for St Louis Missouri

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Missouri $53,578 +1.36% +6.89%
St Louis $61,571 +0.83% +6.97%

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

The current median household income for St louis is $61,571. Real median household income peaked in 2007 at $62,179 and is now $608 (0.98%) lower. From a post peak low of $55,880 in 2012, real median household income for St louis has now grown by $5,691 (10.18%).

Real Median Household Income: St Louis, Missouri, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for St Louis

Date US Missouri St Louis
2017 $60,336 $53,578 $61,571
2016 $58,856 $52,859 $61,066
2015 $57,709 $51,980 $58,442
2014 $55,613 $50,126 $57,559
2013 $55,072 $49,466 $57,390
2012 $54,948 $48,476 $55,880
2011 $55,162 $49,422 $55,885
2010 $56,388 $49,915 $57,363
2009 $57,519 $51,801 $59,202
2008 $59,382 $53,490 $60,706
2007 $60,135 $53,467 $62,179
2006 $59,051 $52,213 $60,652

St Louis Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for St Louis was $77,817 in 2017. Compared to the median Missouri family income, St Louis median family income is $10,500 higher. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for St Louis will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for St Louis Missouri

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Missouri $67,317 +1.29% +5.95%
St Louis $77,817 -0.23% +4.28%

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

The current median family income for St louis is $77,817. Real median family income peaked in 2016 at $77,996 and is now $179 (0.23%) lower.

Real Median Family Income: St Louis, Missouri, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for St Louis

Date US Missouri St Louis
2017 $73,891 $67,317 $77,817
2016 $72,591 $66,457 $77,996
2015 $70,627 $65,173 $75,207
2014 $68,313 $63,534 $74,626
2013 $67,488 $61,927 $71,904
2012 $66,880 $61,262 $71,526
2011 $67,126 $61,841 $70,456
2010 $68,289 $63,337 $73,327
2009 $69,958 $64,501 $74,397
2008 $72,321 $66,297 $77,578
2007 $72,500 $66,306 $76,392
2006 $71,330 $64,627 $75,471

St Louis Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for St Louis was $33,987 in 2017. Compared to the median Missouri per capita income, St Louis median per capita income is $4,549 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for St Louis will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for St Louis Missouri

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Missouri $29,438 +1.45% +8.72%
St Louis $33,987 +0.34% +8.25%

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

At $33,987, the per capita income for St louis was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Per Capita Income: St Louis, Missouri, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for St Louis

Date US Missouri St Louis
2017 $32,397 $29,438 $33,987
2016 $31,798 $29,017 $33,873
2015 $31,019 $28,334 $32,622
2014 $29,942 $27,078 $31,397
2013 $29,706 $26,755 $31,278
2012 $29,221 $26,417 $30,299
2011 $29,173 $26,907 $30,770
2010 $29,361 $26,951 $30,694
2009 $30,246 $27,482 $31,367
2008 $31,488 $28,541 $32,302
2007 $31,629 $28,343 $32,287
2006 $30,795 $27,929 $31,828