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Charlottesville Virginia Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Charlottesville Virginia metro area was $62,523 in 2016, the latest figures available. Charlottesville median household income is $5,591 lower than the median Virginia household income and $4,906 greater than the US median household income. 2017 metro income data (including Charlottesville median household income) will be released in September of 2018. Median family and per capita income for Charlottesville are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Charlottesville Virginia

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $57,617 +2.01% +7.02%
Virginia $68,114 +1.51% +5.49%
Charlottesville $62,523 -3.40% +3.95%

Trends in Charlottesville, VA Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Charlottesville is $62,523. Real median household income peaked in 2012 at $65,732 and is now $3,209 (4.88%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Charlottesville, Virginia, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Charlottesville

Date US Virginia Charlottesville
2016 $57,617 $68,114 $62,523
2015 $56,480 $67,099 $64,726
2014 $54,398 $65,798 $58,993
2013 $53,838 $64,571 $60,150
2012 $53,701 $64,541 $65,732
2011 $53,879 $66,020 $60,440
2010 $55,093 $66,792 $62,537
2009 $56,180 $66,369 $62,371
2008 $58,000 $68,260 $63,355
2007 $58,736 $68,948 $61,813
2006 $57,677 $66,993 $60,321
2005 $56,832 $66,661 $58,431

Charlottesville Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Charlottesville was $79,655 in 2016. Compared to the median Virginia family income, Charlottesville median family income is $3,651 lower. As with the median household income data, 2017 family income data for Charlottesville will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Median Family Income for Charlottesville Virginia

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $71,062 +2.81% +7.71%
Virginia $83,306 +2.32% +7.05%
Charlottesville $79,655 -3.78% +3.09%

Trends in Charlottesville, VA Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Charlottesville is $79,655. Real median family income peaked in 2011 at $84,701 and is now $5,046 (5.96%) lower. From a post peak low of $72,851 in 2014, real median family income for Charlottesville has now grown by $6,804 (9.34%).

Real Median Family Income: Charlottesville, Virginia, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Charlottesville

Date US Virginia Charlottesville
2016 $71,062 $83,306 $79,655
2015 $69,122 $81,419 $82,784
2014 $66,820 $79,371 $72,851
2013 $65,977 $77,820 $77,271
2012 $65,363 $77,863 $83,505
2011 $65,564 $79,482 $84,701
2010 $66,721 $79,784 $80,300
2009 $68,329 $79,726 $83,918
2008 $70,638 $81,592 $84,258
2007 $70,813 $82,066 $80,084
2006 $69,670 $79,622 $76,615
2005 $68,618 $80,099 $76,550

Charlottesville Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Charlottesville was $33,886 in 2016. Compared to the median Virginia per capita income, Charlottesville median per capita income is $2,320 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2017 per capita income data for Charlottesville will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Per Capita Income for Charlottesville Virginia

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $31,128 +2.54% +7.19%
Virginia $36,206 +2.80% +6.01%
Charlottesville $33,886 -1.85% +7.95%

Trends in Charlottesville, VA Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Charlottesville is $33,886. Real per capita income peaked in 2008 at $35,656 and is now $1,770 (4.96%) lower. From a post peak low of $31,391 in 2013, real per capita income for Charlottesville has now grown by $2,495 (7.95%).

Real Per Capita Income: Charlottesville, Virginia, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Charlottesville

Date US Virginia Charlottesville
2016 $31,128 $36,206 $33,886
2015 $30,358 $35,219 $34,524
2014 $29,288 $34,522 $31,862
2013 $29,041 $34,153 $31,391
2012 $28,558 $33,992 $33,805
2011 $28,494 $34,271 $33,236
2010 $28,687 $34,471 $35,066
2009 $29,542 $34,879 $32,432
2008 $30,755 $36,182 $35,656
2007 $30,894 $36,090 $33,734
2006 $30,078 $35,592 $34,609
2005 $30,768 $35,823 $34,195