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Virginia Household Income

According to the Census ACS 1-year survey, the median household income for Virginia was $71,535 in 2017, the latest figures available. Compared to the median US household income, Virginia median household income is $11,199 higher. 2018 Census ACS data (including 2018 Virginia household income numbers) will be released in September of 2019. Virginia median family income and per capita income for Virginia are shown further down.

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Real Median Household Income in Virginia

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Virginia $71,535 +2.81% +6.34%

Virginia Real Median Household Income Trends since 2005

At $71,535, the median household income for Virginia was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Median Household Income: Virginia, National

Historical Real Median Household Income for Virginia

Date US Virginia
2017 $60,336 $71,535
2016 $58,856 $69,579
2015 $57,709 $68,560
2014 $55,613 $67,268
2013 $55,072 $66,050
2012 $54,948 $66,040
2011 $55,162 $67,592
2010 $56,388 $68,362
2009 $57,519 $67,951
2008 $59,382 $69,887
2007 $60,135 $70,590
2006 $59,051 $68,589
2005 $58,185 $68,249

Virginia Family Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows that the median family income for Virginia was $86,279 in 2017. Compared to the median US family income, Virginia median family income is $12,388 higher. Like the median household income numbers, 2018 family income data will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income in Virginia

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Virginia $86,279 +1.39% +6.33%

Virginia Real Median Family Income Trends since 2005

At $86,279, the median family income for Virginia was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Median Family Income: Virginia, National

Historical Real Median Family Income for Virginia

Date US Virginia
2017 $73,891 $86,279
2016 $72,591 $85,098
2015 $70,627 $83,191
2014 $68,313 $81,144
2013 $67,488 $79,603
2012 $66,880 $79,671
2011 $67,126 $81,375
2010 $68,289 $81,660
2009 $69,958 $81,626
2008 $72,321 $83,536
2007 $72,500 $84,021
2006 $71,330 $81,519
2005 $70,252 $82,007

Virginia Per Capita Income

The ACS survey shows the median per capita income for Virginia was $37,442 in 2017. Compared to the US per capita income, Virginia per capita income is $5,045 higher. Per capita income numbers for 2018 will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income in Virginia

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Virginia $37,442 +1.24% +6.09%

Virginia Real Per Capita Income Trends since 2005

At $37,442, the per capita income for Virginia was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Per Capita Income: Virginia, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Virginia

Date US Virginia
2017 $32,397 $37,442
2016 $31,798 $36,985
2015 $31,019 $35,986
2014 $29,942 $35,293
2013 $29,706 $34,935
2012 $29,221 $34,781
2011 $29,173 $35,087
2010 $29,361 $35,281
2009 $30,246 $35,711
2008 $31,488 $37,044
2007 $31,629 $36,950
2006 $30,795 $36,440
2005 $31,501 $36,676