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Roanoke Virginia Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Roanoke Virginia metro area was $50,571 in 2015, the latest figures available. Roanoke median household income is $15,691 lower than the median Virginia household income and $5,204 less than the US median household income. 2016 metro income data (including Roanoke median household income) will be released in September of 2017. Median family and per capita income for Roanoke are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Roanoke Virginia

2015 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $55,775 +3.83% +5.17%
Virginia $66,262 +1.98% +3.96%
Roanoke $50,571 -1.57% +4.29%

Trends in Roanoke, VA Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Roanoke is $50,571. Real median household income peaked in 2006 at $53,870 and is now $3,299 (6.12%) lower. From a post peak low of $48,492 in 2012, real median household income for Roanoke has now grown by $2,079 (4.29%).

Real Median Household Income: Roanoke, Virginia, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Roanoke

Date US Virginia Roanoke
2015 $55,775 $66,262 $50,571
2014 $53,719 $64,977 $51,377
2013 $53,166 $63,765 $48,730
2012 $53,031 $63,737 $48,492
2011 $53,223 $65,216 $52,953
2010 $54,405 $65,959 $49,538
2009 $55,478 $65,541 $51,176
2008 $57,276 $67,408 $51,125
2007 $58,003 $68,087 $53,608
2006 $56,957 $66,157 $53,870
2005 $56,122 $65,829 $50,398

Roanoke Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Roanoke was $61,990 in 2015. Compared to the median Virginia family income, Roanoke median family income is $18,413 lower. As with the median household income data, 2016 family income data for Roanoke will be released in September of 2017.

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Real Median Family Income for Roanoke Virginia

2015 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $68,260 +3.45% +5.75%
Virginia $80,403 +2.58% +4.56%
Roanoke $61,990 -2.60% +1.90%

Trends in Roanoke, VA Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Roanoke is $61,990. Real median family income peaked in 2007 at $68,783 and is now $6,793 (9.88%) lower. From a post peak low of $60,833 in 2012, real median family income for Roanoke has now grown by $1,157 (1.90%).

Real Median Family Income: Roanoke, Virginia, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Roanoke

Date US Virginia Roanoke
2015 $68,260 $80,403 $61,990
2014 $65,986 $78,380 $63,644
2013 $65,153 $76,849 $62,025
2012 $64,548 $76,893 $60,833
2011 $64,766 $78,514 $63,713
2010 $65,888 $78,789 $65,062
2009 $67,476 $78,731 $62,477
2008 $69,756 $80,573 $67,327
2007 $69,929 $81,041 $68,783
2006 $68,801 $78,628 $67,091
2005 $67,761 $79,099 $63,287

Roanoke Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Roanoke was $27,121 in 2015. Compared to the median Virginia per capita income, Roanoke median per capita income is $7,659 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2016 per capita income data for Roanoke will be released in September of 2017.

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Real Per Capita Income for Roanoke Virginia

2015 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $29,979 +3.65% +6.30%
Virginia $34,780 +2.02% +3.61%
Roanoke $27,121 -2.25% +2.51%

Trends in Roanoke, VA Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Roanoke is $27,121. Real per capita income peaked in 2007 at $29,440 and is now $2,319 (7.88%) lower. From a post peak low of $26,456 in 2012, real per capita income for Roanoke has now grown by $665 (2.51%).

Real Per Capita Income: Roanoke, Virginia, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Roanoke

Date US Virginia Roanoke
2015 $29,979 $34,780 $27,121
2014 $28,922 $34,091 $27,746
2013 $28,678 $33,726 $27,730
2012 $28,202 $33,568 $26,456
2011 $28,147 $33,854 $27,483
2010 $28,329 $34,040 $27,833
2009 $29,174 $34,444 $28,416
2008 $30,371 $35,730 $29,180
2007 $30,508 $35,639 $29,440
2006 $29,703 $35,148 $28,860
2005 $30,384 $35,376 $29,088