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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 $71,452 in 2018, the latest figures available. Burlington median household income is $10,670 higher than the median Vermont household income and $9,515 greater than the US median household income. 2019 metro income data (including Burlington median household income) will be released in September of 2020. Median family and per capita income for Burlington-South Burlington are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Burlington Vermont

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $61,937 +0.21% +4.77%
Vermont $60,782 +3.17% +0.63%
Burlington $71,452 +10.44% +0.91%

Trends in Burlington, VT Real Median Household Income since 2005

At $71,452, the median household income for Burlington was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2018.

Real Median Household Income: Burlington, Vermont, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Burlington

Date US Vermont Burlington
2018 $61,937 $60,782 $71,452
2017 $61,807 $58,915 $64,700
2016 $60,291 $60,354 $69,447
2015 $59,116 $60,403 $70,808
2014 $56,969 $57,509 $65,771
2013 $56,415 $56,769 $66,966
2012 $56,288 $58,048 $66,717
2011 $56,507 $59,052 $67,997
2010 $57,762 $57,023 $63,177
2009 $58,921 $60,560 $68,304
2008 $60,829 $60,917 $70,732
2007 $61,601 $60,589 $69,054

Burlington Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Burlington was $91,694 in 2018. Compared to the median Vermont family income, Burlington median family income is $11,242 higher. As with the median household income data, 2019 family income data for Burlington will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Median Family Income for Burlington Vermont

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $76,401 +0.94% +5.60%
Vermont $80,452 +5.52% +0.41%
Burlington $91,694 +5.97% -1.91%

Trends in Burlington, VT Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Burlington is $91,694. Real median family income peaked in 2015 at $93,484 and is now $1,790 (1.91%) lower.

Real Median Family Income: Burlington, Vermont, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Burlington

Date US Vermont Burlington
2018 $76,401 $80,452 $91,694
2017 $75,692 $76,240 $86,529
2016 $74,360 $78,277 $90,174
2015 $72,348 $80,123 $93,484
2014 $69,978 $71,299 $84,766
2013 $69,134 $73,833 $88,397
2012 $68,512 $72,369 $85,297
2011 $68,763 $74,061 $86,298
2010 $69,953 $72,222 $84,167
2009 $71,663 $74,480 $83,832
2008 $74,083 $74,168 $84,132
2007 $74,267 $74,738 $85,126

Burlington Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Burlington was $35,740 in 2018. Compared to the median Vermont per capita income, Burlington median per capita income is $1,784 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2019 per capita income data for Burlington will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Per Capita Income for Burlington Vermont

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $33,831 +1.94% +6.47%
Vermont $33,956 +2.17% +2.63%
Burlington $35,740 -3.46% -0.33%

Trends in Burlington, VT Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Burlington is $35,740. Real per capita income peaked in 2005 at $37,337 and is now $1,597 (4.28%) lower. From a post peak low of $32,778 in 2006, real per capita income for Burlington has now grown by $2,962 (9.04%).

Real Per Capita Income: Burlington, Vermont, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Burlington

Date US Vermont Burlington
2018 $33,831 $33,956 $35,740
2017 $33,187 $33,234 $37,021
2016 $32,573 $33,314 $36,113
2015 $31,775 $33,086 $35,857
2014 $30,672 $30,979 $34,044
2013 $30,431 $31,458 $35,666
2012 $29,934 $31,576 $33,870
2011 $29,884 $31,429 $35,237
2010 $30,077 $31,020 $34,466
2009 $30,984 $31,607 $33,752
2008 $32,255 $32,220 $35,161
2007 $32,400 $32,457 $34,809