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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 $71,765 in 2017, the latest figures available. Olympia median household income is $786 higher than the median Washington household income and $11,429 greater than the US median household income. 2018 metro income data (including Olympia median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Olympia are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Olympia Washington

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Washington $70,979 +3.54% +11.60%
Olympia $71,765 +6.80% +12.39%

Trends in Olympia, WA Real Median Household Income since 2005

At $71,765, the median household income for Olympia was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Median Household Income: Olympia, Washington, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Olympia

Date US Washington Olympia
2017 $60,336 $70,979 $71,765
2016 $58,856 $68,550 $67,198
2015 $57,709 $66,353 $64,292
2014 $55,613 $63,603 $63,855
2013 $55,072 $61,559 $63,014
2012 $54,948 $61,581 $62,294
2011 $55,162 $62,080 $65,603
2010 $56,388 $62,680 $68,742
2009 $57,519 $64,765 $67,047
2008 $59,382 $66,286 $71,340
2007 $60,135 $65,884 $68,470
2006 $59,051 $64,087 $64,516

Olympia Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Olympia was $81,625 in 2017. Compared to the median Washington family income, Olympia median family income is $2,969 lower. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Olympia will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Olympia Washington

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Washington $84,594 +1.94% +10.01%
Olympia $81,625 +1.47% +6.49%

Trends in Olympia, WA Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Olympia is $81,625. Real median family income peaked in 2008 at $83,462 and is now $1,837 (2.20%) lower. From a post peak low of $72,687 in 2012, real median family income for Olympia has now grown by $8,938 (12.30%).

Real Median Family Income: Olympia, Washington, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Olympia

Date US Washington Olympia
2017 $73,891 $84,594 $81,625
2016 $72,591 $82,981 $80,442
2015 $70,627 $79,623 $76,271
2014 $68,313 $76,898 $76,647
2013 $67,488 $75,225 $75,626
2012 $66,880 $74,806 $72,687
2011 $67,126 $74,961 $77,952
2010 $68,289 $75,859 $81,984
2009 $69,958 $78,293 $81,450
2008 $72,321 $80,461 $83,462
2007 $72,500 $78,981 $79,095
2006 $71,330 $77,642 $76,238

Olympia Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Olympia was $34,886 in 2017. Compared to the median Washington per capita income, Olympia median per capita income is $2,089 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Olympia will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Olympia Washington

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Washington $36,975 +2.59% +12.04%
Olympia $34,886 +8.14% +10.57%

Trends in Olympia, WA Real Per Capita Income since 2005

At $34,886, the per capita income for Olympia was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Per Capita Income: Olympia, Washington, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Olympia

Date US Washington Olympia
2017 $32,397 $36,975 $34,886
2016 $31,798 $36,043 $32,261
2015 $31,019 $34,647 $31,093
2014 $29,942 $33,002 $31,551
2013 $29,706 $32,328 $29,964
2012 $29,221 $31,940 $30,484
2011 $29,173 $31,980 $30,342
2010 $29,361 $31,958 $31,847
2009 $30,246 $33,039 $32,676
2008 $31,488 $34,482 $33,984
2007 $31,629 $34,402 $34,064
2006 $30,795 $33,329 $32,452