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Virginia Household Income

According to the Census ACS 1-year survey, the median household income for Virginia was $68,114 in 2016, the latest figures available. Compared to the median US household income, Virginia median household income is $10,497 higher. 2017 Census ACS data (including 2017 Virginia household income numbers) will be released in September of 2018. Virginia median family income and per capita income for Virginia are shown further down.

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Real Median Household Income in Virginia

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $57,617 +2.01% +7.02%
Virginia $68,114 +1.51% +5.49%

Virginia Real Median Household Income Trends since 2005

The current median household income for Virginia is $68,114. Real median household income peaked in 2007 at $68,948 and is now $834 (1.21%) lower. From a post peak low of $64,541 in 2012, real median household income for Virginia has now grown by $3,573 (5.54%).

Real Median Household Income: Virginia, National

Historical Real Median Household Income for Virginia

Date US Virginia
2016 $57,617 $68,114
2015 $56,480 $67,099
2014 $54,398 $65,798
2013 $53,838 $64,571
2012 $53,701 $64,541
2011 $53,879 $66,020
2010 $55,093 $66,792
2009 $56,180 $66,369
2008 $58,000 $68,260
2007 $58,736 $68,948
2006 $57,677 $66,993
2005 $56,832 $66,661

Virginia Family Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows that the median family income for Virginia was $83,306 in 2016. Compared to the median US family income, Virginia median family income is $12,244 higher. Like the median household income numbers, 2017 family income data will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Median Family Income in Virginia

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $71,062 +2.81% +7.71%
Virginia $83,306 +2.32% +7.05%

Virginia Real Median Family Income Trends since 2005

At $83,306, the median family income for Virginia was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2016.

Real Median Family Income: Virginia, National

Historical Real Median Family Income for Virginia

Date US Virginia
2016 $71,062 $83,306
2015 $69,122 $81,419
2014 $66,820 $79,371
2013 $65,977 $77,820
2012 $65,363 $77,863
2011 $65,564 $79,482
2010 $66,721 $79,784
2009 $68,329 $79,726
2008 $70,638 $81,592
2007 $70,813 $82,066
2006 $69,670 $79,622
2005 $68,618 $80,099

Virginia Per Capita Income

The ACS survey shows the median per capita income for Virginia was $36,206 in 2016. Compared to the US per capita income, Virginia per capita income is $5,078 higher. Per capita income numbers for 2017 will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Per Capita Income in Virginia

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $31,128 +2.54% +7.19%
Virginia $36,206 +2.80% +6.01%

Virginia Real Per Capita Income Trends since 2005

At $36,206, the per capita income for Virginia was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2016.

Real Per Capita Income: Virginia, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Virginia

Date US Virginia
2016 $31,128 $36,206
2015 $30,358 $35,219
2014 $29,288 $34,522
2013 $29,041 $34,153
2012 $28,558 $33,992
2011 $28,494 $34,271
2010 $28,687 $34,471
2009 $29,542 $34,879
2008 $30,755 $36,182
2007 $30,894 $36,090
2006 $30,078 $35,592
2005 $30,768 $35,823