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Elmira New York Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Elmira New York metro area was $53,005 in 2018, the latest figures available. Elmira median household income is $14,839 lower than the median New York household income and $8,932 less than the US median household income. 2019 metro income data (including Elmira median household income) will be released in September of 2020. Median family and per capita income for Elmira are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Elmira New York

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $61,937 +0.21% +4.77%
New York $67,844 +2.06% +5.19%
Elmira $53,005 +1.07% -5.85%

Trends in Elmira, NY Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Elmira is $53,005. Real median household income peaked in 2015 at $56,301 and is now $3,296 (5.85%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Elmira, New York, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Elmira

Date US New York Elmira
2018 $61,937 $67,844 $53,005
2017 $61,807 $66,476 $52,442
2016 $60,291 $65,829 $53,648
2015 $59,116 $64,495 $56,301
2014 $56,969 $62,512 $53,333
2013 $56,415 $61,942 $48,843
2012 $56,288 $61,851 $50,374
2011 $56,507 $61,815 $56,080
2010 $57,762 $62,496 $54,988
2009 $58,921 $64,128 $51,302
2008 $60,829 $65,510 $48,644
2007 $61,601 $64,968 $48,363

Elmira Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Elmira was $64,644 in 2018. Compared to the median New York family income, Elmira median family income is $18,667 lower. As with the median household income data, 2019 family income data for Elmira will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Median Family Income for Elmira New York

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $76,401 +0.94% +5.60%
New York $83,311 +1.52% +6.43%
Elmira $64,644 -8.92% -9.41%

Trends in Elmira, NY Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Elmira is $64,644. Real median family income peaked in 2016 at $72,884 and is now $8,240 (11.31%) lower.

Real Median Family Income: Elmira, New York, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Elmira

Date US New York Elmira
2018 $76,401 $83,311 $64,644
2017 $75,692 $82,067 $70,978
2016 $74,360 $80,970 $72,884
2015 $72,348 $78,277 $71,362
2014 $69,978 $75,505 $66,459
2013 $69,134 $76,103 $64,523
2012 $68,512 $74,941 $66,981
2011 $68,763 $74,801 $68,195
2010 $69,953 $76,056 $63,630
2009 $71,663 $78,479 $63,438
2008 $74,083 $79,357 $66,326
2007 $74,267 $78,430 $61,586

Elmira Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Elmira was $30,185 in 2018. Compared to the median New York per capita income, Elmira median per capita income is $8,699 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2019 per capita income data for Elmira will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Per Capita Income for Elmira New York

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $33,831 +1.94% +6.47%
New York $38,884 +2.16% +6.97%
Elmira $30,185 +16.25% +7.99%

Trends in Elmira, NY Real Per Capita Income since 2005

At $30,185, the per capita income for Elmira was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2018.

Real Per Capita Income: Elmira, New York, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Elmira

Date US New York Elmira
2018 $33,831 $38,884 $30,185
2017 $33,187 $38,062 $25,966
2016 $32,573 $37,183 $28,919
2015 $31,775 $36,351 $27,952
2014 $30,672 $35,138 $27,774
2013 $30,431 $35,106 $27,720
2012 $29,934 $34,285 $25,178
2011 $29,884 $34,327 $29,614
2010 $30,077 $34,638 $28,205
2009 $30,984 $35,954 $26,623
2008 $32,255 $36,579 $25,101
2007 $32,400 $36,282 $27,617