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Virginia Household Income

According to the Census ACS 1-year survey, the median household income for Virginia was $66,262 in 2015, the latest figures available. Compared to the median US household income, Virginia median household income is $10,487 higher. 2016 Census ACS data (including 2016 Virginia household income numbers) will be released in September of 2017. Virginia median family income and per capita income for Virginia are shown further down.

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Real Median Household Income in Virginia

2015 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $55,775 +3.83% +5.17%
Virginia $66,262 +1.98% +3.96%

Virginia Real Median Household Income Trends since 2005

The current median household income for Virginia is $66,262. Real median household income peaked in 2007 at $68,087 and is now $1,825 (2.68%) lower. From a post peak low of $63,737 in 2012, real median household income for Virginia has now grown by $2,525 (3.96%).

Real Median Household Income: Virginia, National

Historical Real Median Household Income for Virginia

Date US Virginia
2015 $55,775 $66,262
2014 $53,719 $64,977
2013 $53,166 $63,765
2012 $53,031 $63,737
2011 $53,223 $65,216
2010 $54,405 $65,959
2009 $55,478 $65,541
2008 $57,276 $67,408
2007 $58,003 $68,087
2006 $56,957 $66,157
2005 $56,122 $65,829

Virginia Family Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows that the median family income for Virginia was $80,403 in 2015. Compared to the median US family income, Virginia median family income is $12,143 higher. Like the median household income numbers, 2016 family income data will be released in September of 2017.

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Real Median Family Income in Virginia

2015 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $68,260 +3.45% +5.75%
Virginia $80,403 +2.58% +4.56%

Virginia Real Median Family Income Trends since 2005

The current median family income for Virginia is $80,403. Real median family income peaked in 2007 at $81,041 and is now $638 (0.79%) lower. From a post peak low of $76,849 in 2013, real median family income for Virginia has now grown by $3,554 (4.62%).

Real Median Family Income: Virginia, National

Historical Real Median Family Income for Virginia

Date US Virginia
2015 $68,260 $80,403
2014 $65,986 $78,380
2013 $65,153 $76,849
2012 $64,548 $76,893
2011 $64,766 $78,514
2010 $65,888 $78,789
2009 $67,476 $78,731
2008 $69,756 $80,573
2007 $69,929 $81,041
2006 $68,801 $78,628
2005 $67,761 $79,099

Virginia Per Capita Income

The ACS survey shows the median per capita income for Virginia was $34,780 in 2015. Compared to the US per capita income, Virginia per capita income is $4,801 higher. Per capita income numbers for 2016 will be released in September of 2017.

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Real Per Capita Income in Virginia

2015 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $29,979 +3.65% +6.30%
Virginia $34,780 +2.02% +3.61%

Virginia Real Per Capita Income Trends since 2005

The current per capita income for Virginia is $34,780. Real per capita income peaked in 2008 at $35,730 and is now $950 (2.66%) lower. From a post peak low of $33,568 in 2012, real per capita income for Virginia has now grown by $1,212 (3.61%).

Real Per Capita Income: Virginia, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Virginia

Date US Virginia
2015 $29,979 $34,780
2014 $28,922 $34,091
2013 $28,678 $33,726
2012 $28,202 $33,568
2011 $28,147 $33,854
2010 $28,329 $34,040
2009 $29,174 $34,444
2008 $30,371 $35,730
2007 $30,508 $35,639
2006 $29,703 $35,148
2005 $30,384 $35,376