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Bedford County Virginia Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Bedford County Virginia area was $66,327 in 2017, the latest figures available. Bedford County median household income is $5,208 lower than the median Virginia household income and $5,991 greater than the US median household income. 2018 county income data (including Bedford County median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Bedford County are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Bedford County Virginia

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Virginia $71,535 +2.81% +6.34%
Bedford County $66,327 +14.96% +12.28%

Trends in Bedford County, VA Real Median Household Income since 2005

At $66,327, the median household income for Bedford was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Median Household Income: Bedford County, Virginia, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Bedford County

Date US Virginia Bedford County
2017 $60,336 $71,535 $66,327
2016 $58,856 $69,579 $57,694
2015 $57,709 $68,560 $55,937
2014 $55,613 $67,268 $59,074
2013 $55,072 $66,050 $60,078
2012 $54,948 $66,040 $61,637
2011 $55,162 $67,592 $65,515
2010 $56,388 $68,362 $55,211
2009 $57,519 $67,951 $59,692
2008 $59,382 $69,887 $60,691
2007 $60,135 $70,590 $63,370
2006 $59,051 $68,589 $60,696

Bedford County Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Bedford County was $71,656 in 2017. Compared to the median Virginia family income, Bedford County median family income is $14,623 lower. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Bedford County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Bedford County Virginia

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Virginia $86,279 +1.39% +6.33%
Bedford County $71,656 -6.04% -1.85%

Trends in Bedford County, VA Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Bedford is $71,656. Real median family income peaked in 2005 at $79,781 and is now $8,125 (10.18%) lower. From a post peak low of $67,616 in 2009, real median family income for Bedford has now grown by $4,040 (5.97%).

Real Median Family Income: Bedford County, Virginia, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Bedford County

Date US Virginia Bedford County
2017 $73,891 $86,279 $71,656
2016 $72,591 $85,098 $76,263
2015 $70,627 $83,191 $68,829
2014 $68,313 $81,144 $73,010
2013 $67,488 $79,603 $69,974
2012 $66,880 $79,671 $77,557
2011 $67,126 $81,375 $72,135
2010 $68,289 $81,660 $71,767
2009 $69,958 $81,626 $67,616
2008 $72,321 $83,536 $74,015
2007 $72,500 $84,021 $73,962
2006 $71,330 $81,519 $78,172

Bedford County Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Bedford County was $31,922 in 2017. Compared to the median Virginia per capita income, Bedford County median per capita income is $5,520 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Bedford County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Bedford County Virginia

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Virginia $37,442 +1.24% +6.09%
Bedford County $31,922 +3.86% +7.56%

Trends in Bedford County, VA Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Bedford is $31,922. Real per capita income peaked in 2006 at $34,689 and is now $2,767 (7.98%) lower. From a post peak low of $28,790 in 2011, real per capita income for Bedford has now grown by $3,132 (10.88%).

Real Per Capita Income: Bedford County, Virginia, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Bedford County

Date US Virginia Bedford County
2017 $32,397 $37,442 $31,922
2016 $31,798 $36,985 $30,736
2015 $31,019 $35,986 $30,123
2014 $29,942 $35,293 $29,677
2013 $29,706 $34,935 $30,801
2012 $29,221 $34,781 $31,458
2011 $29,173 $35,087 $28,790
2010 $29,361 $35,281 $30,091
2009 $30,246 $35,711 $29,942
2008 $31,488 $37,044 $33,476
2007 $31,629 $36,950 $31,230
2006 $30,795 $36,440 $34,689