AMI: Area Median Income
Area Median Income, or AMI, is the median income in a defined region, calculated each year by the Department of Housing and Urban Development. This metric is provided on the basis of household size for every metropolitan area and region in the U.S.
AMI: Area Median Income in Commercial Real Estate
AMI stands for Area Median Income and is a statistic published by HUD. It is the household income of the median (middle) household in an area. HUD releases the AMI for areas across the USA every year. AMI is used as a measure to determine who qualifies for its federal housing programs.