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Akron Ohio Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Akron Ohio metro area was $56,106 in 2017, the latest figures available. Akron median household income is $2,085 higher than the median Ohio household income and $4,230 less than the US median household income. 2018 metro income data (including Akron median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Akron are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Akron Ohio

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Ohio $54,021 +1.05% +5.71%
Akron $56,106 +6.45% +7.11%

Trends in Akron, OH Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Akron is $56,106. Real median household income peaked in 2008 at $57,107 and is now $1,001 (1.75%) lower. From a post peak low of $51,372 in 2011, real median household income for Akron has now grown by $4,734 (9.22%).

Real Median Household Income: Akron, Ohio, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Akron

Date US Ohio Akron
2017 $60,336 $54,021 $56,106
2016 $58,856 $53,460 $52,708
2015 $57,709 $52,846 $53,369
2014 $55,613 $51,105 $52,380
2013 $55,072 $50,678 $52,683
2012 $54,948 $50,089 $53,193
2011 $55,162 $49,971 $51,372
2010 $56,388 $50,804 $52,416
2009 $57,519 $51,991 $54,382
2008 $59,382 $54,770 $57,107
2007 $60,135 $55,225 $56,767
2006 $59,051 $54,274 $54,244

Akron Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Akron was $71,856 in 2017. Compared to the median Ohio family income, Akron median family income is $2,224 higher. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Akron will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Akron Ohio

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Ohio $69,632 +2.16% +7.84%
Akron $71,856 +3.35% +8.82%

Trends in Akron, OH Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Akron is $71,856. Real median family income peaked in 2007 at $73,974 and is now $2,118 (2.86%) lower. From a post peak low of $65,260 in 2011, real median family income for Akron has now grown by $6,596 (10.11%).

Real Median Family Income: Akron, Ohio, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Akron

Date US Ohio Akron
2017 $73,891 $69,632 $71,856
2016 $72,591 $68,157 $69,528
2015 $70,627 $67,436 $71,832
2014 $68,313 $64,571 $66,029
2013 $67,488 $64,326 $68,673
2012 $66,880 $64,272 $67,737
2011 $67,126 $63,969 $65,260
2010 $68,289 $63,680 $68,287
2009 $69,958 $65,695 $70,378
2008 $72,321 $68,549 $72,386
2007 $72,500 $69,182 $73,974
2006 $71,330 $68,432 $71,611

Akron Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Akron was $31,774 in 2017. Compared to the median Ohio per capita income, Akron median per capita income is $1,736 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Akron will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Akron Ohio

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Ohio $30,038 +0.83% +7.59%
Akron $31,774 +6.09% +9.05%

Trends in Akron, OH Real Per Capita Income since 2005

At $31,774, the per capita income for Akron was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Per Capita Income: Akron, Ohio, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Akron

Date US Ohio Akron
2017 $32,397 $30,038 $31,774
2016 $31,798 $29,791 $29,949
2015 $31,019 $28,972 $30,026
2014 $29,942 $27,919 $29,138
2013 $29,706 $27,777 $29,331
2012 $29,221 $27,217 $28,850
2011 $29,173 $27,034 $27,821
2010 $29,361 $27,013 $28,124
2009 $30,246 $27,691 $28,762
2008 $31,488 $28,923 $30,990
2007 $31,629 $29,132 $30,822
2006 $30,795 $28,694 $29,499