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Virginia Household Income

According to the Census ACS 1-year survey, the median household income for Virginia was $61,741 in 2012, the latest figures available. Compared to the median US household income, Virginia median household income is $10,370 higher. 2013 Census ACS data (including 2013 Virginia household income numbers) will be released in September of 2014. Virginia median family income and per capita income for Virginia are shown further down.

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Real Median Household Income in Virginia

2012 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $51,371 -0.36% -4.44%
Virginia $61,741 -2.27% -2.79%

Virginia Real Median Household Income Trends since 2005

The current median household income for Virginia is $61,741. Real median household income peaked in 2007 at $65,958 and is now $4,217 (6.39%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Virginia, National

Historical Real Median Household Income for Virginia

Date US Virginia
2012 $51,371 $61,741
2011 $51,557 $63,175
2010 $52,703 $63,895
2009 $53,760 $63,511
2008 $55,484 $65,300
2007 $56,189 $65,958
2006 $55,176 $64,088
2005 $54,387 $63,794

Virginia Family Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows that the median family income for Virginia was $74,485 in 2012. Compared to the median US family income, Virginia median family income is $11,958 higher. Like the median household income numbers, 2013 family income data will be released in September of 2014.

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Real Median Family Income in Virginia

2012 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $62,527 -0.34% -4.37%
Virginia $74,485 -2.07% -2.37%

Virginia Real Median Family Income Trends since 2005

The current median family income for Virginia is $74,485. Real median family income peaked in 2007 at $78,507 and is now $4,022 (5.12%) lower.

Real Median Family Income: Virginia, National

Historical Real Median Family Income for Virginia

Date US Virginia
2012 $62,527 $74,485
2011 $62,739 $76,056
2010 $63,827 $76,324
2009 $65,387 $76,293
2008 $67,574 $78,053
2007 $67,742 $78,507
2006 $66,650 $76,170
2005 $65,666 $76,654

Virginia Per Capita Income

The ACS survey shows the median per capita income for Virginia was $32,517 in 2012. Compared to the US per capita income, Virginia per capita income is $5,198 higher. Per capita income numbers for 2013 will be released in September of 2014.

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Real Per Capita Income in Virginia

2012 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $27,319 +0.19% -3.36%
Virginia $32,517 -0.84% -2.58%

Virginia Real Per Capita Income Trends since 2005

The current per capita income for Virginia is $32,517. Real per capita income peaked in 2008 at $34,613 and is now $2,096 (6.06%) lower.

Real Per Capita Income: Virginia, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Virginia

Date US Virginia
2012 $27,319 $32,517
2011 $27,266 $32,794
2010 $27,443 $32,975
2009 $28,270 $33,377
2008 $29,421 $34,613
2007 $29,554 $34,525
2006 $28,774 $34,049
2005 $29,445 $34,282