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Olympia Washington Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Olympia Washington metro area was $72,703 in 2018, the latest figures available. Olympia median household income is $1,370 lower than the median Washington household income and $10,766 greater than the US median household income. 2019 metro income data (including Olympia median household income) will be released in September of 2020. Median family and per capita income for Olympia are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Olympia Washington

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $61,937 +0.21% +4.77%
Washington $74,073 +1.88% +8.98%
Olympia $72,703 -1.10% +10.39%

Trends in Olympia, WA Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Olympia is $72,703. Real median household income peaked in 2017 at $73,514 and is now $811 (1.10%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Olympia, Washington, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Olympia

Date US Washington Olympia
2018 $61,937 $74,073 $72,703
2017 $61,807 $72,709 $73,514
2016 $60,291 $70,220 $68,836
2015 $59,116 $67,970 $65,859
2014 $56,969 $65,154 $65,412
2013 $56,415 $63,060 $64,550
2012 $56,288 $63,083 $63,813
2011 $56,507 $63,593 $67,203
2010 $57,762 $64,208 $70,417
2009 $58,921 $66,344 $68,682
2008 $60,829 $67,901 $73,078
2007 $61,601 $67,490 $70,139

Olympia Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Olympia was $86,326 in 2018. Compared to the median Washington family income, Olympia median family income is $1,326 lower. As with the median household income data, 2019 family income data for Olympia will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Median Family Income for Olympia Washington

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $76,401 +0.94% +5.60%
Washington $87,652 +1.15% +7.47%
Olympia $86,326 +3.24% +10.49%

Trends in Olympia, WA Real Median Family Income since 2005

At $86,326, the median family income for Olympia was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2018.

Real Median Family Income: Olympia, Washington, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Olympia

Date US Washington Olympia
2018 $76,401 $87,652 $86,326
2017 $75,692 $86,656 $83,615
2016 $74,360 $85,004 $82,403
2015 $72,348 $81,563 $78,130
2014 $69,978 $78,773 $78,516
2013 $69,134 $77,060 $77,470
2012 $68,512 $76,631 $74,460
2011 $68,763 $76,789 $79,852
2010 $69,953 $77,708 $83,982
2009 $71,663 $80,202 $83,436
2008 $74,083 $82,422 $85,495
2007 $74,267 $80,906 $81,023

Olympia Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Olympia was $34,725 in 2018. Compared to the median Washington per capita income, Olympia median per capita income is $4,394 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2019 per capita income data for Olympia will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Per Capita Income for Olympia Washington

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $33,831 +1.94% +6.47%
Washington $39,119 +3.28% +10.22%
Olympia $34,725 -2.83% +9.02%

Trends in Olympia, WA Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Olympia is $34,725. Real per capita income peaked in 2017 at $35,736 and is now $1,011 (2.83%) lower.

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Historical Real Per Capita Income for Olympia

Date US Washington Olympia
2018 $33,831 $39,119 $34,725
2017 $33,187 $37,876 $35,736
2016 $32,573 $36,922 $33,048
2015 $31,775 $35,492 $31,851
2014 $30,672 $33,806 $32,320
2013 $30,431 $33,117 $30,695
2012 $29,934 $32,719 $31,228
2011 $29,884 $32,759 $31,082
2010 $30,077 $32,737 $32,623
2009 $30,984 $33,844 $33,472
2008 $32,255 $35,322 $34,812
2007 $32,400 $35,240 $34,894