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Ithaca New York Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Ithaca New York metro area was $56,672 in 2017, the latest figures available. Ithaca median household income is $8,222 lower than the median New York household income and $3,664 less than the US median household income. 2018 metro income data (including Ithaca median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Ithaca are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Ithaca New York

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
New York $64,894 +0.98% +6.34%
Ithaca $56,672 -1.54% +3.39%

Trends in Ithaca, NY Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Ithaca is $56,672. Real median household income peaked in 2015 at $60,098 and is now $3,426 (5.70%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Ithaca, New York, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Ithaca

Date US New York Ithaca
2017 $60,336 $64,894 $56,672
2016 $58,856 $64,262 $57,561
2015 $57,709 $62,960 $60,098
2014 $55,613 $61,024 $54,813
2013 $55,072 $60,467 $51,136
2012 $54,948 $60,378 $53,406
2011 $55,162 $60,344 $56,346
2010 $56,388 $61,009 $58,661
2009 $57,519 $62,601 $51,550
2008 $59,382 $63,952 $55,431
2007 $60,135 $63,423 $51,426
2006 $59,051 $62,625 $55,496

Ithaca Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Ithaca was $80,570 in 2017. Compared to the median New York family income, Ithaca median family income is $456 higher. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Ithaca will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Ithaca New York

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
New York $80,114 +1.35% +8.69%
Ithaca $80,570 -0.09% +6.09%

Trends in Ithaca, NY Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Ithaca is $80,570. Real median family income peaked in 2006 at $88,918 and is now $8,348 (9.39%) lower. From a post peak low of $70,886 in 2013, real median family income for Ithaca has now grown by $9,684 (13.66%).

Real Median Family Income: Ithaca, New York, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Ithaca

Date US New York Ithaca
2017 $73,891 $80,114 $80,570
2016 $72,591 $79,044 $80,646
2015 $70,627 $76,415 $87,350
2014 $68,313 $73,707 $75,944
2013 $67,488 $74,292 $70,886
2012 $66,880 $73,157 $78,412
2011 $67,126 $73,021 $82,742
2010 $68,289 $74,247 $86,905
2009 $69,958 $76,611 $74,777
2008 $72,321 $77,470 $78,662
2007 $72,500 $76,564 $77,930
2006 $71,330 $75,732 $88,918

Ithaca Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Ithaca was $30,545 in 2017. Compared to the median New York per capita income, Ithaca median per capita income is $6,611 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Ithaca will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Ithaca New York

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
New York $37,156 +2.36% +8.32%
Ithaca $30,545 +6.74% +2.87%

Trends in Ithaca, NY Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Ithaca is $30,545. Real per capita income peaked in 2012 at $30,825 and is now $280 (0.91%) lower.

Real Per Capita Income: Ithaca, New York, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Ithaca

Date US New York Ithaca
2017 $32,397 $37,156 $30,545
2016 $31,798 $36,298 $28,616
2015 $31,019 $35,486 $30,769
2014 $29,942 $34,301 $29,692
2013 $29,706 $34,270 $28,118
2012 $29,221 $33,469 $30,825
2011 $29,173 $33,510 $28,874
2010 $29,361 $33,814 $28,214
2009 $30,246 $35,098 $27,918
2008 $31,488 $35,709 $27,447
2007 $31,629 $35,418 $29,061
2006 $30,795 $34,155 $28,870