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Burlington-South Burlington Vermont Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Burlington-South Burlington Vermont metro area was $66,367 in 2016, the latest figures available. Burlington median household income is $8,690 higher than the median Vermont household income and $8,750 greater than the US median household income. 2017 metro income data (including Burlington median household income) will be released in September of 2018. Median family and per capita income for Burlington-South Burlington are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Burlington Vermont

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $57,617 +2.01% +7.02%
Vermont $57,677 -0.06% +6.46%
Burlington $66,367 -1.90% +3.85%

Trends in Burlington, VT Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Burlington is $66,367. Real median household income peaked in 2015 at $67,651 and is now $1,284 (1.90%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Burlington, Vermont, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Burlington

Date US Vermont Burlington
2016 $57,617 $57,677 $66,367
2015 $56,480 $57,710 $67,651
2014 $54,398 $54,914 $62,802
2013 $53,838 $54,176 $63,908
2012 $53,701 $55,380 $63,651
2011 $53,879 $56,305 $64,835
2010 $55,093 $54,388 $60,258
2009 $56,180 $57,742 $65,127
2008 $58,000 $58,084 $67,442
2007 $58,736 $57,772 $65,842
2006 $57,677 $56,741 $64,268
2005 $56,832 $56,148 $63,883

Burlington Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Burlington was $86,175 in 2016. Compared to the median Vermont family income, Burlington median family income is $11,370 higher. As with the median household income data, 2017 family income data for Burlington will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Median Family Income for Burlington Vermont

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $71,062 +2.81% +7.71%
Vermont $74,805 -2.28% +6.17%
Burlington $86,175 -3.52% +2.15%

Trends in Burlington, VT Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Burlington is $86,175. Real median family income peaked in 2015 at $89,315 and is now $3,140 (3.52%) lower.

Real Median Family Income: Burlington, Vermont, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Burlington

Date US Vermont Burlington
2016 $71,062 $74,805 $86,175
2015 $69,122 $76,550 $89,315
2014 $66,820 $68,081 $80,941
2013 $65,977 $70,461 $84,360
2012 $65,363 $69,043 $81,377
2011 $65,564 $70,616 $82,284
2010 $66,721 $68,885 $80,278
2009 $68,329 $71,015 $79,932
2008 $70,638 $70,718 $80,220
2007 $70,813 $71,262 $81,168
2006 $69,670 $69,238 $79,642
2005 $68,618 $70,262 $82,522

Burlington Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Burlington was $34,511 in 2016. Compared to the median Vermont per capita income, Burlington median per capita income is $2,675 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2017 per capita income data for Burlington will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Per Capita Income for Burlington Vermont

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $31,128 +2.54% +7.19%
Vermont $31,836 +0.71% +6.04%
Burlington $34,511 +0.74% +1.39%

Trends in Burlington, VT Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Burlington is $34,511. Real per capita income peaked in 2005 at $35,601 and is now $1,090 (3.06%) lower. From a post peak low of $31,253 in 2006, real per capita income for Burlington has now grown by $3,258 (10.42%).

Real Per Capita Income: Burlington, Vermont, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Burlington

Date US Vermont Burlington
2016 $31,128 $31,836 $34,511
2015 $30,358 $31,610 $34,258
2014 $29,288 $29,581 $32,508
2013 $29,041 $30,022 $34,037
2012 $28,558 $30,125 $32,313
2011 $28,494 $29,967 $33,598
2010 $28,687 $29,586 $32,873
2009 $29,542 $30,136 $32,181
2008 $30,755 $30,722 $33,525
2007 $30,894 $30,948 $33,190
2006 $30,078 $29,779 $31,253
2005 $30,768 $31,302 $35,601