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Charlottesville Virginia Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Charlottesville Virginia metro area was $71,052 in 2018, the latest figures available. Charlottesville median household income is $1,525 lower than the median Virginia household income and $9,115 greater than the US median household income. 2019 metro income data (including Charlottesville median household income) will be released in September of 2020. Median family and per capita income for Charlottesville are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Charlottesville Virginia

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $61,937 +0.21% +4.77%
Virginia $72,577 -0.96% +3.34%
Charlottesville $71,052 +3.75% +4.88%

Trends in Charlottesville, VA Real Median Household Income since 2005

At $71,052, the median household income for Charlottesville was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2018.

Real Median Household Income: Charlottesville, Virginia, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Charlottesville

Date US Virginia Charlottesville
2018 $61,937 $72,577 $71,052
2017 $61,807 $73,279 $68,483
2016 $60,291 $71,275 $65,425
2015 $59,116 $70,231 $67,746
2014 $56,969 $68,908 $61,781
2013 $56,415 $67,661 $63,028
2012 $56,288 $67,650 $68,898
2011 $56,507 $69,240 $63,389
2010 $57,762 $70,028 $65,566
2009 $58,921 $69,608 $65,415
2008 $60,829 $71,590 $66,445
2007 $61,601 $72,311 $64,827

Charlottesville Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Charlottesville was $88,237 in 2018. Compared to the median Virginia family income, Charlottesville median family income is $692 lower. As with the median household income data, 2019 family income data for Charlottesville will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Median Family Income for Charlottesville Virginia

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $76,401 +0.94% +5.60%
Virginia $88,929 +0.62% +4.35%
Charlottesville $88,237 +2.06% +1.84%

Trends in Charlottesville, VA Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Charlottesville is $88,237. Real median family income peaked in 2011 at $88,833 and is now $596 (0.67%) lower. From a post peak low of $76,295 in 2014, real median family income for Charlottesville has now grown by $11,942 (15.65%).

Real Median Family Income: Charlottesville, Virginia, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Charlottesville

Date US Virginia Charlottesville
2018 $76,401 $88,929 $88,237
2017 $75,692 $88,382 $86,460
2016 $74,360 $87,172 $83,352
2015 $72,348 $85,219 $86,647
2014 $69,978 $83,122 $76,295
2013 $69,134 $81,544 $80,968
2012 $68,512 $81,614 $87,528
2011 $68,763 $83,359 $88,833
2010 $69,953 $83,650 $84,190
2009 $71,663 $83,616 $88,012
2008 $74,083 $85,571 $88,368
2007 $74,267 $86,068 $83,990

Charlottesville Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Charlottesville was $44,099 in 2018. Compared to the median Virginia per capita income, Charlottesville median per capita income is $5,199 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2019 per capita income data for Charlottesville will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Per Capita Income for Charlottesville Virginia

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $33,831 +1.94% +6.47%
Virginia $38,900 +1.42% +5.53%
Charlottesville $44,099 +14.08% +22.04%

Trends in Charlottesville, VA Real Per Capita Income since 2005

At $44,099, the per capita income for Charlottesville was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2018.

Real Per Capita Income: Charlottesville, Virginia, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Charlottesville

Date US Virginia Charlottesville
2018 $33,831 $38,900 $44,099
2017 $33,187 $38,355 $38,655
2016 $32,573 $37,886 $35,459
2015 $31,775 $36,863 $36,135
2014 $30,672 $36,154 $33,368
2013 $30,431 $35,787 $32,893
2012 $29,934 $35,629 $35,433
2011 $29,884 $35,943 $34,857
2010 $30,077 $36,141 $36,765
2009 $30,984 $36,581 $34,014
2008 $32,255 $37,947 $37,395
2007 $32,400 $37,850 $35,380