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Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford Virginia Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford Virginia metro area was $50,313 in 2018, the latest figures available. Blacksburg median household income is $22,264 lower than the median Virginia household income and $11,624 less than the US median household income. 2019 metro income data (including Blacksburg median household income) will be released in September of 2020. Median family and per capita income for Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Blacksburg Virginia

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $61,937 +0.21% +4.77%
Virginia $72,577 -0.96% +3.34%
Blacksburg $50,313 -5.68% -6.82%

Trends in Blacksburg, VA Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Blacksburg is $50,313. Real median household income peaked in 2015 at $53,998 and is now $3,685 (6.82%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Blacksburg, Virginia, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Blacksburg

Date US Virginia Blacksburg
2018 $61,937 $72,577 $50,313
2017 $61,807 $73,279 $53,344
2016 $60,291 $71,275 $53,315
2015 $59,116 $70,231 $53,998
2014 $56,969 $68,908 $46,407
2013 $56,415 $67,661 $45,609
2012 $56,288 $67,650 $46,519
2011 $56,507 $69,240 $45,816
2010 $57,762 $70,028 $46,313
2009 $58,921 $69,608 $47,660
2008 $60,829 $71,590 $48,405
2007 $61,601 $72,311 $47,909

Blacksburg Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Blacksburg was $67,991 in 2018. Compared to the median Virginia family income, Blacksburg median family income is $20,938 lower. As with the median household income data, 2019 family income data for Blacksburg will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Median Family Income for Blacksburg Virginia

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $76,401 +0.94% +5.60%
Virginia $88,929 +0.62% +4.35%
Blacksburg $67,991 -8.47% -1.74%

Trends in Blacksburg, VA Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Blacksburg is $67,991. Real median family income peaked in 2017 at $74,279 and is now $6,288 (8.47%) lower.

Real Median Family Income: Blacksburg, Virginia, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Blacksburg

Date US Virginia Blacksburg
2018 $76,401 $88,929 $67,991
2017 $75,692 $88,382 $74,279
2016 $74,360 $87,172 $67,666
2015 $72,348 $85,219 $69,193
2014 $69,978 $83,122 $64,134
2013 $69,134 $81,544 $57,803
2012 $68,512 $81,614 $60,491
2011 $68,763 $83,359 $64,199
2010 $69,953 $83,650 $65,237
2009 $71,663 $83,616 $63,261
2008 $74,083 $85,571 $66,697
2007 $74,267 $86,068 $69,236

Blacksburg Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Blacksburg was $25,199 in 2018. Compared to the median Virginia per capita income, Blacksburg median per capita income is $13,701 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2019 per capita income data for Blacksburg will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Per Capita Income for Blacksburg Virginia

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $33,831 +1.94% +6.47%
Virginia $38,900 +1.42% +5.53%
Blacksburg $25,199 -7.36% -12.58%

Trends in Blacksburg, VA Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Blacksburg is $25,199. Real per capita income peaked in 2016 at $30,119 and is now $4,920 (16.34%) lower.

Real Per Capita Income: Blacksburg, Virginia, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Blacksburg

Date US Virginia Blacksburg
2018 $33,831 $38,900 $25,199
2017 $33,187 $38,355 $27,200
2016 $32,573 $37,886 $30,119
2015 $31,775 $36,863 $28,824
2014 $30,672 $36,154 $24,273
2013 $30,431 $35,787 $25,017
2012 $29,934 $35,629 $24,099
2011 $29,884 $35,943 $25,716
2010 $30,077 $36,141 $23,246
2009 $30,984 $36,581 $23,041
2008 $32,255 $37,947 $27,069
2007 $32,400 $37,850 $23,862