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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 $74,909 in 2019, the latest figures available. Burlington median household income is $11,908 higher than the median Vermont household income and $9,197 greater than the US median household income. 2020 metro income data (including Burlington median household income) will be released in September of 2021. Median family and per capita income for Burlington-South Burlington are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Burlington Vermont

2019 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $65,712 +4.21% +7.05%
Vermont $63,001 +1.80% +2.53%
Burlington $74,909 +2.97% +5.95%

Trends in Burlington, VT Real Median Household Income since 2005

At $74,909, the median household income for Burlington was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2019.

Real Median Household Income: Burlington, Vermont, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Burlington

Date US Vermont Burlington
2019 $65,712 $63,001 $74,909
2018 $63,059 $61,884 $72,747
2017 $62,927 $59,982 $65,872
2016 $61,383 $61,447 $70,705
2015 $60,187 $61,498 $72,092
2014 $58,001 $58,551 $66,962
2013 $57,437 $57,797 $68,179
2012 $57,307 $59,098 $67,925
2011 $57,531 $60,122 $69,230
2010 $58,809 $58,057 $64,322
2009 $59,988 $61,657 $69,542

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Burlington Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Burlington was $98,043 in 2019. Compared to the median Vermont family income, Burlington median family income is $14,585 higher. As with the median household income data, 2020 family income data for Burlington will be released in September of 2021.

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Real Median Family Income for Burlington Vermont

2019 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $80,944 +4.06% +6.92%
Vermont $83,458 +1.89% +4.72%
Burlington $98,043 +5.02% +6.79%

Trends in Burlington, VT Real Median Family Income since 2005

At $98,043, the median family income for Burlington was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2019.

Real Median Family Income: Burlington, Vermont, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Burlington

Date US Vermont Burlington
2019 $80,944 $83,458 $98,043
2018 $77,786 $81,910 $93,356
2017 $77,064 $77,621 $88,097
2016 $75,707 $79,695 $91,808
2015 $73,660 $81,575 $95,179
2014 $71,246 $72,591 $86,302
2013 $70,386 $75,170 $89,998
2012 $69,752 $73,679 $86,841
2011 $70,009 $75,403 $87,862
2010 $71,221 $73,532 $85,693
2009 $72,962 $75,830 $85,351

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Burlington Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Burlington was $38,497 in 2019. Compared to the median Vermont per capita income, Burlington median per capita income is $2,795 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2020 per capita income data for Burlington will be released in September of 2021.

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Real Per Capita Income for Burlington Vermont

2019 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $35,672 +3.57% +7.57%
Vermont $35,702 +3.27% +5.26%
Burlington $38,497 +5.80% +4.71%

Trends in Burlington, VT Real Per Capita Income since 2005

At $38,497, the per capita income for Burlington was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2019.

Real Per Capita Income: Burlington, Vermont, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Burlington

Date US Vermont Burlington
2019 $35,672 $35,702 $38,497
2018 $34,444 $34,571 $36,388
2017 $33,788 $33,836 $37,692
2016 $33,163 $33,917 $36,767
2015 $32,351 $33,686 $36,507
2014 $31,228 $31,540 $34,661
2013 $30,982 $32,028 $36,312
2012 $30,476 $32,148 $34,483
2011 $30,425 $31,999 $35,875
2010 $30,622 $31,582 $35,091
2009 $31,545 $32,179 $34,363

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