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Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford Virginia Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford Virginia metro area was $50,947 in 2015, the latest figures available. Blacksburg median household income is $15,315 lower than the median Virginia household income and $4,828 less than the US median household income. 2016 metro income data (including Blacksburg median household income) will be released in September of 2017. Median family and per capita income for Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Blacksburg Virginia

2015 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $55,775 +3.83% +5.17%
Virginia $66,262 +1.98% +3.96%
Blacksburg $50,947 +16.42% +16.25%

Trends in Blacksburg, VA Real Median Household Income since 2005

At $50,947, the median household income for Blacksburg was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2015.

Real Median Household Income: Blacksburg, Virginia, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Blacksburg

Date US Virginia Blacksburg
2015 $55,775 $66,262 $50,947
2014 $53,719 $64,977 $43,760
2013 $53,166 $63,765 $42,983
2012 $53,031 $63,737 $43,827
2011 $53,223 $65,216 $43,153
2010 $54,405 $65,959 $43,622
2009 $55,478 $65,541 $44,876
2008 $57,276 $67,408 $45,577
2007 $58,003 $68,087 $45,110
2006 $56,957 $66,157 $42,908
2005 $56,122 $65,829 $40,278

Blacksburg Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Blacksburg was $65,283 in 2015. Compared to the median Virginia family income, Blacksburg median family income is $15,120 lower. As with the median household income data, 2016 family income data for Blacksburg will be released in September of 2017.

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Real Median Family Income for Blacksburg Virginia

2015 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $68,260 +3.45% +5.75%
Virginia $80,403 +2.58% +4.56%
Blacksburg $65,283 +7.95% +14.55%

Trends in Blacksburg, VA Real Median Family Income since 2005

At $65,283, the median family income for Blacksburg was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2015.

Real Median Family Income: Blacksburg, Virginia, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Blacksburg

Date US Virginia Blacksburg
2015 $68,260 $80,403 $65,283
2014 $65,986 $78,380 $60,475
2013 $65,153 $76,849 $54,475
2012 $64,548 $76,893 $56,991
2011 $64,766 $78,514 $60,468
2010 $65,888 $78,789 $61,446
2009 $67,476 $78,731 $59,565
2008 $69,756 $80,573 $62,801
2007 $69,929 $81,041 $65,192
2006 $68,801 $78,628 $59,688
2005 $67,761 $79,099 $62,840

Blacksburg Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Blacksburg was $27,195 in 2015. Compared to the median Virginia per capita income, Blacksburg median per capita income is $7,585 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2016 per capita income data for Blacksburg will be released in September of 2017.

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Real Per Capita Income for Blacksburg Virginia

2015 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $29,979 +3.65% +6.30%
Virginia $34,780 +2.02% +3.61%
Blacksburg $27,195 +18.82% +19.78%

Trends in Blacksburg, VA Real Per Capita Income since 2005

At $27,195, the per capita income for Blacksburg was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2015.

Real Per Capita Income: Blacksburg, Virginia, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Blacksburg

Date US Virginia Blacksburg
2015 $29,979 $34,780 $27,195
2014 $28,922 $34,091 $22,888
2013 $28,678 $33,726 $23,576
2012 $28,202 $33,568 $22,705
2011 $28,147 $33,854 $24,221
2010 $28,329 $34,040 $21,895
2009 $29,174 $34,444 $21,695
2008 $30,371 $35,730 $25,488
2007 $30,508 $35,639 $22,468
2006 $29,703 $35,148 $23,082
2005 $30,384 $35,376 $24,282