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Burlington-South Burlington Vermont Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Burlington-South Burlington Vermont metro area was $63,160 in 2017, the latest figures available. Burlington median household income is $5,647 higher than the median Vermont household income and $2,824 greater than the US median household income. 2018 metro income data (including Burlington median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Burlington-South Burlington are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Burlington Vermont

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Vermont $57,513 -2.38% +2.44%
Burlington $63,160 -6.84% -1.63%

Trends in Burlington, VT Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Burlington is $63,160. Real median household income peaked in 2015 at $69,124 and is now $5,964 (8.63%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Burlington, Vermont, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Burlington

Date US Vermont Burlington
2017 $60,336 $57,513 $63,160
2016 $58,856 $58,918 $67,795
2015 $57,709 $58,966 $69,124
2014 $55,613 $56,141 $64,205
2013 $55,072 $55,418 $65,372
2012 $54,948 $56,665 $65,128
2011 $55,162 $57,646 $66,379
2010 $56,388 $55,666 $61,674
2009 $57,519 $59,119 $66,679
2008 $59,382 $59,468 $69,049
2007 $60,135 $59,148 $67,411
2006 $59,051 $58,093 $65,799

Burlington Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Burlington was $84,470 in 2017. Compared to the median Vermont family income, Burlington median family income is $10,044 higher. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Burlington will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Burlington Vermont

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Vermont $74,426 -2.60% +6.93%
Burlington $84,470 -4.04% +2.08%

Trends in Burlington, VT Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Burlington is $84,470. Real median family income peaked in 2015 at $91,260 and is now $6,790 (7.44%) lower.

Real Median Family Income: Burlington, Vermont, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Burlington

Date US Vermont Burlington
2017 $73,891 $74,426 $84,470
2016 $72,591 $76,414 $88,029
2015 $70,627 $78,217 $91,260
2014 $68,313 $69,602 $82,748
2013 $67,488 $72,075 $86,292
2012 $66,880 $70,645 $83,266
2011 $67,126 $72,298 $84,244
2010 $68,289 $70,504 $82,165
2009 $69,958 $72,708 $81,837
2008 $72,321 $72,403 $82,131
2007 $72,500 $72,959 $83,101
2006 $71,330 $70,887 $81,539

Burlington Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Burlington was $36,140 in 2017. Compared to the median Vermont per capita income, Burlington median per capita income is $3,697 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Burlington will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Burlington Vermont

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Vermont $32,443 -0.24% +7.28%
Burlington $36,140 +2.52% +8.74%

Trends in Burlington, VT Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Burlington is $36,140. Real per capita income peaked in 2005 at $36,449 and is now $309 (0.85%) lower. From a post peak low of $31,998 in 2006, real per capita income for Burlington has now grown by $4,142 (12.94%).

Real Per Capita Income: Burlington, Vermont, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Burlington

Date US Vermont Burlington
2017 $32,397 $32,443 $36,140
2016 $31,798 $32,521 $35,253
2015 $31,019 $32,299 $35,004
2014 $29,942 $30,242 $33,234
2013 $29,706 $30,710 $34,817
2012 $29,221 $30,824 $33,063
2011 $29,173 $30,681 $34,398
2010 $29,361 $30,282 $33,646
2009 $30,246 $30,855 $32,948
2008 $31,488 $31,454 $34,324
2007 $31,629 $31,685 $33,981
2006 $30,795 $30,489 $31,998