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Lincoln Nebraska Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Lincoln Nebraska metro area was $60,057 in 2017, the latest figures available. Lincoln median household income is $87 higher than the median Nebraska household income and $279 less than the US median household income. 2018 metro income data (including Lincoln median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Lincoln are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Lincoln Nebraska

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Nebraska $59,970 +3.13% +9.82%
Lincoln $60,057 -0.93% +11.33%

Trends in Lincoln, NE Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Lincoln is $60,057. Real median household income peaked in 2016 at $60,621 and is now $564 (0.93%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Lincoln, Nebraska, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Lincoln

Date US Nebraska Lincoln
2017 $60,336 $59,970 $60,057
2016 $58,856 $58,152 $60,621
2015 $57,709 $56,903 $55,875
2014 $55,613 $54,607 $53,943
2013 $55,072 $54,218 $55,124
2012 $54,948 $54,255 $54,196
2011 $55,162 $54,937 $53,866
2010 $56,388 $54,542 $56,438
2009 $57,519 $54,238 $54,898
2008 $59,382 $56,716 $60,017
2007 $60,135 $55,803 $58,355
2006 $59,051 $55,422 $59,124

Lincoln Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Lincoln was $77,904 in 2017. Compared to the median Nebraska family income, Lincoln median family income is $2,792 higher. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Lincoln will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Lincoln Nebraska

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Nebraska $75,112 +0.06% +9.60%
Lincoln $77,904 -0.28% +7.65%

Trends in Lincoln, NE Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Lincoln is $77,904. Real median family income peaked in 2016 at $78,119 and is now $215 (0.28%) lower.

Real Median Family Income: Lincoln, Nebraska, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Lincoln

Date US Nebraska Lincoln
2017 $73,891 $75,112 $77,904
2016 $72,591 $75,069 $78,119
2015 $70,627 $73,503 $77,121
2014 $68,313 $68,530 $72,365
2013 $67,488 $68,261 $72,290
2012 $66,880 $67,859 $72,132
2011 $67,126 $69,350 $71,236
2010 $68,289 $68,518 $72,000
2009 $69,958 $68,835 $73,669
2008 $72,321 $70,839 $77,931
2007 $72,500 $69,435 $74,915
2006 $71,330 $69,397 $76,255

Lincoln Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Lincoln was $31,006 in 2017. Compared to the median Nebraska per capita income, Lincoln median per capita income is $91 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Lincoln will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Lincoln Nebraska

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Nebraska $30,915 +1.18% +8.68%
Lincoln $31,006 -0.06% +8.79%

Trends in Lincoln, NE Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Lincoln is $31,006. Real per capita income peaked in 2016 at $31,024 and is now $18 (0.06%) lower.

Real Per Capita Income: Lincoln, Nebraska, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Lincoln

Date US Nebraska Lincoln
2017 $32,397 $30,915 $31,006
2016 $31,798 $30,553 $31,024
2015 $31,019 $30,006 $29,666
2014 $29,942 $28,447 $28,502
2013 $29,706 $28,556 $28,468
2012 $29,221 $28,072 $28,714
2011 $29,173 $28,665 $28,644
2010 $29,361 $27,879 $28,374
2009 $30,246 $28,206 $28,455
2008 $31,488 $28,821 $29,043
2007 $31,629 $28,650 $30,174
2006 $30,795 $28,334 $29,073