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Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna West Virginia Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna West Virginia metro area was $46,594 in 2016, the latest figures available. Parkersburg median household income is $3,209 higher than the median West Virginia household income and $11,023 less than the US median household income. 2017 metro income data (including Parkersburg median household income) will be released in September of 2018. Median family and per capita income for Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Parkersburg West Virginia

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $57,617 +2.01% +7.02%
West Virginia $43,385 +1.96% +2.07%
Parkersburg $46,594 +13.48% +10.44%

Trends in Parkersburg, WV Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Parkersburg is $46,594. Real median household income peaked in 2008 at $47,117 and is now $523 (1.11%) lower. From a post peak low of $41,059 in 2015, real median household income for Parkersburg has now grown by $5,535 (13.48%).

Real Median Household Income: Parkersburg, West Virginia, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Parkersburg

Date US West Virginia Parkersburg
2016 $57,617 $43,385 $46,594
2015 $56,480 $42,550 $41,059
2014 $54,398 $41,626 $42,370
2013 $53,838 $42,507 $42,190
2012 $53,701 $42,019 $44,321
2011 $53,879 $41,055 $41,943
2010 $55,093 $42,072 $44,421
2009 $56,180 $41,877 $44,041
2008 $58,000 $42,349 $47,117
2007 $58,736 $42,900 $45,957
2006 $57,677 $41,735 $43,661
2005 $56,832 $41,113 $41,465

Parkersburg Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Parkersburg was $57,413 in 2016. Compared to the median West Virginia family income, Parkersburg median family income is $710 higher. As with the median household income data, 2017 family income data for Parkersburg will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Median Family Income for Parkersburg West Virginia

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $71,062 +2.81% +7.71%
West Virginia $56,703 +4.74% +6.65%
Parkersburg $57,413 +11.70% +12.37%

Trends in Parkersburg, WV Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Parkersburg is $57,413. Real median family income peaked in 2010 at $59,484 and is now $2,071 (3.48%) lower.

Real Median Family Income: Parkersburg, West Virginia, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Parkersburg

Date US West Virginia Parkersburg
2016 $71,062 $56,703 $57,413
2015 $69,122 $54,138 $51,397
2014 $66,820 $53,137 $56,035
2013 $65,977 $53,165 $51,094
2012 $65,363 $53,648 $53,105
2011 $65,564 $53,016 $55,125
2010 $66,721 $53,861 $59,484
2009 $68,329 $53,314 $56,424
2008 $70,638 $54,715 $57,432
2007 $70,813 $53,640 $56,929
2006 $69,670 $52,392 $57,346
2005 $68,618 $52,627 $51,036

Parkersburg Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Parkersburg was $26,959 in 2016. Compared to the median West Virginia per capita income, Parkersburg median per capita income is $2,190 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2017 per capita income data for Parkersburg will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Per Capita Income for Parkersburg West Virginia

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $31,128 +2.54% +7.19%
West Virginia $24,769 +3.91% +3.80%
Parkersburg $26,959 +8.63% +12.06%

Trends in Parkersburg, WV Real Per Capita Income since 2005

At $26,959, the per capita income for Parkersburg was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2016.

Real Per Capita Income: Parkersburg, West Virginia, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Parkersburg

Date US West Virginia Parkersburg
2016 $31,128 $24,769 $26,959
2015 $30,358 $23,836 $24,818
2014 $29,288 $23,028 $23,930
2013 $29,041 $23,863 $24,058
2012 $28,558 $23,426 $23,542
2011 $28,494 $23,535 $23,693
2010 $28,687 $23,066 $24,424
2009 $29,542 $23,809 $24,156
2008 $30,755 $23,590 $24,186
2007 $30,894 $23,637 $25,838
2006 $30,078 $23,114 $24,811
2005 $30,768 $23,614 $23,925