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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 $50,551 in 2016, the latest figures available. Roanoke median household income is $17,563 lower than the median Virginia household income and $7,066 less than the US median household income. 2017 metro income data (including Roanoke median household income) will be released in September of 2018. Median family and per capita income for Roanoke are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Roanoke Virginia

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $57,617 +2.01% +7.02%
Virginia $68,114 +1.51% +5.49%
Roanoke $50,551 -1.29% +2.44%

Trends in Roanoke, VA Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Roanoke is $50,551. Real median household income peaked in 2006 at $54,551 and is now $4,000 (7.33%) lower. From a post peak low of $49,105 in 2012, real median household income for Roanoke has now grown by $1,446 (2.94%).

Real Median Household Income: Roanoke, Virginia, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Roanoke

Date US Virginia Roanoke
2016 $57,617 $68,114 $50,551
2015 $56,480 $67,099 $51,210
2014 $54,398 $65,798 $52,027
2013 $53,838 $64,571 $49,346
2012 $53,701 $64,541 $49,105
2011 $53,879 $66,020 $53,606
2010 $55,093 $66,792 $50,164
2009 $56,180 $66,369 $51,823
2008 $58,000 $68,260 $51,771
2007 $58,736 $68,948 $54,286
2006 $57,677 $66,993 $54,551
2005 $56,832 $66,661 $51,036

Roanoke Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Roanoke was $66,988 in 2016. Compared to the median Virginia family income, Roanoke median family income is $16,318 lower. As with the median household income data, 2017 family income data for Roanoke will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Median Family Income for Roanoke Virginia

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $71,062 +2.81% +7.71%
Virginia $83,306 +2.32% +7.05%
Roanoke $66,988 +6.71% +6.65%

Trends in Roanoke, VA Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Roanoke is $66,988. Real median family income peaked in 2007 at $69,653 and is now $2,665 (3.83%) lower. From a post peak low of $61,601 in 2012, real median family income for Roanoke has now grown by $5,387 (8.74%).

Real Median Family Income: Roanoke, Virginia, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Roanoke

Date US Virginia Roanoke
2016 $71,062 $83,306 $66,988
2015 $69,122 $81,419 $62,773
2014 $66,820 $79,371 $64,449
2013 $65,977 $77,820 $62,809
2012 $65,363 $77,863 $61,601
2011 $65,564 $79,482 $64,499
2010 $66,721 $79,784 $65,884
2009 $68,329 $79,726 $63,266
2008 $70,638 $81,592 $68,178
2007 $70,813 $82,066 $69,653
2006 $69,670 $79,622 $67,939
2005 $68,618 $80,099 $64,088

Roanoke Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Roanoke was $28,752 in 2016. Compared to the median Virginia per capita income, Roanoke median per capita income is $7,454 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2017 per capita income data for Roanoke will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Per Capita Income for Roanoke Virginia

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $31,128 +2.54% +7.19%
Virginia $36,206 +2.80% +6.01%
Roanoke $28,752 +4.69% +2.39%

Trends in Roanoke, VA Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Roanoke is $28,752. Real per capita income peaked in 2007 at $29,812 and is now $1,060 (3.56%) lower. From a post peak low of $26,790 in 2012, real per capita income for Roanoke has now grown by $1,962 (7.32%).

Real Per Capita Income: Roanoke, Virginia, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Roanoke

Date US Virginia Roanoke
2016 $31,128 $36,206 $28,752
2015 $30,358 $35,219 $27,464
2014 $29,288 $34,522 $28,097
2013 $29,041 $34,153 $28,080
2012 $28,558 $33,992 $26,790
2011 $28,494 $34,271 $27,822
2010 $28,687 $34,471 $28,185
2009 $29,542 $34,879 $28,775
2008 $30,755 $36,182 $29,549
2007 $30,894 $36,090 $29,812
2006 $30,078 $35,592 $29,225
2005 $30,768 $35,823 $29,456