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Wheeling West Virginia Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Wheeling West Virginia metro area was $44,131 in 2016, the latest figures available. Wheeling median household income is $746 higher than the median West Virginia household income and $13,486 less than the US median household income. 2017 metro income data (including Wheeling median household income) will be released in September of 2018. Median family and per capita income for Wheeling are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Wheeling West Virginia

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $57,617 +2.01% +7.02%
West Virginia $43,385 +1.96% +2.07%
Wheeling $44,131 -8.69% +6.30%

Trends in Wheeling, WV Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Wheeling is $44,131. Real median household income peaked in 2015 at $48,329 and is now $4,198 (8.69%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Wheeling, West Virginia, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Wheeling

Date US West Virginia Wheeling
2016 $57,617 $43,385 $44,131
2015 $56,480 $42,550 $48,329
2014 $54,398 $41,626 $41,494
2013 $53,838 $42,507 $41,514
2012 $53,701 $42,019 $43,567
2011 $53,879 $41,055 $42,761
2010 $55,093 $42,072 $42,289
2009 $56,180 $41,877 $43,637
2008 $58,000 $42,349 $43,127
2007 $58,736 $42,900 $41,032
2006 $57,677 $41,735 $38,700
2005 $56,832 $41,113 $41,826

Wheeling Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Wheeling was $61,327 in 2016. Compared to the median West Virginia family income, Wheeling median family income is $4,624 higher. As with the median household income data, 2017 family income data for Wheeling will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Median Family Income for Wheeling West Virginia

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $71,062 +2.81% +7.71%
West Virginia $56,703 +4.74% +6.65%
Wheeling $61,327 -2.81% +7.59%

Trends in Wheeling, WV Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Wheeling is $61,327. Real median family income peaked in 2015 at $63,098 and is now $1,771 (2.81%) lower.

Real Median Family Income: Wheeling, West Virginia, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Wheeling

Date US West Virginia Wheeling
2016 $71,062 $56,703 $61,327
2015 $69,122 $54,138 $63,098
2014 $66,820 $53,137 $55,166
2013 $65,977 $53,165 $57,002
2012 $65,363 $53,648 $53,627
2011 $65,564 $53,016 $57,608
2010 $66,721 $53,861 $53,597
2009 $68,329 $53,314 $56,495
2008 $70,638 $54,715 $57,472
2007 $70,813 $53,640 $51,290
2006 $69,670 $52,392 $50,779
2005 $68,618 $52,627 $55,034

Wheeling Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Wheeling was $26,016 in 2016. Compared to the median West Virginia per capita income, Wheeling median per capita income is $1,247 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2017 per capita income data for Wheeling will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Per Capita Income for Wheeling West Virginia

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $31,128 +2.54% +7.19%
West Virginia $24,769 +3.91% +3.80%
Wheeling $26,016 -4.17% +4.02%

Trends in Wheeling, WV Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Wheeling is $26,016. Real per capita income peaked in 2015 at $27,147 and is now $1,131 (4.17%) lower.

Real Per Capita Income: Wheeling, West Virginia, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Wheeling

Date US West Virginia Wheeling
2016 $31,128 $24,769 $26,016
2015 $30,358 $23,836 $27,147
2014 $29,288 $23,028 $23,872
2013 $29,041 $23,863 $25,011
2012 $28,558 $23,426 $23,944
2011 $28,494 $23,535 $23,393
2010 $28,687 $23,066 $25,670
2009 $29,542 $23,809 $24,279
2008 $30,755 $23,590 $22,549
2007 $30,894 $23,637 $25,208
2006 $30,078 $23,114 $22,674
2005 $30,768 $23,614 $24,299