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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 $66,853 in 2017, the latest figures available. Charlottesville median household income is $4,682 lower than the median Virginia household income and $6,517 greater than the US median household income. 2018 metro income data (including Charlottesville median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Charlottesville are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Charlottesville Virginia

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Virginia $71,535 +2.81% +6.34%
Charlottesville $66,853 +4.67% +10.85%

Trends in Charlottesville, VA Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Charlottesville is $66,853. Real median household income peaked in 2012 at $67,258 and is now $405 (0.60%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Charlottesville, Virginia, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Charlottesville

Date US Virginia Charlottesville
2017 $60,336 $71,535 $66,853
2016 $58,856 $69,579 $63,868
2015 $57,709 $68,560 $66,135
2014 $55,613 $67,268 $60,310
2013 $55,072 $66,050 $61,528
2012 $54,948 $66,040 $67,258
2011 $55,162 $67,592 $61,880
2010 $56,388 $68,362 $64,006
2009 $57,519 $67,951 $63,858
2008 $59,382 $69,887 $64,865
2007 $60,135 $70,590 $63,285
2006 $59,051 $68,589 $61,758

Charlottesville Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Charlottesville was $84,403 in 2017. Compared to the median Virginia family income, Charlottesville median family income is $1,876 lower. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Charlottesville will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Charlottesville Virginia

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Virginia $86,279 +1.39% +6.33%
Charlottesville $84,403 +3.73% +13.32%

Trends in Charlottesville, VA Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Charlottesville is $84,403. Real median family income peaked in 2011 at $86,718 and is now $2,315 (2.67%) lower. From a post peak low of $74,479 in 2014, real median family income for Charlottesville has now grown by $9,924 (13.32%).

Real Median Family Income: Charlottesville, Virginia, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Charlottesville

Date US Virginia Charlottesville
2017 $73,891 $86,279 $84,403
2016 $72,591 $85,098 $81,368
2015 $70,627 $83,191 $84,586
2014 $68,313 $81,144 $74,479
2013 $67,488 $79,603 $79,041
2012 $66,880 $79,671 $85,444
2011 $67,126 $81,375 $86,718
2010 $68,289 $81,660 $82,187
2009 $69,958 $81,626 $85,918
2008 $72,321 $83,536 $86,266
2007 $72,500 $84,021 $81,992
2006 $71,330 $81,519 $78,440

Charlottesville Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Charlottesville was $37,735 in 2017. Compared to the median Virginia per capita income, Charlottesville median per capita income is $293 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Charlottesville will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Charlottesville Virginia

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Virginia $37,442 +1.24% +6.09%
Charlottesville $37,735 +9.01% +15.84%

Trends in Charlottesville, VA Real Per Capita Income since 2005

At $37,735, the per capita income for Charlottesville was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Per Capita Income: Charlottesville, Virginia, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Charlottesville

Date US Virginia Charlottesville
2017 $32,397 $37,442 $37,735
2016 $31,798 $36,985 $34,615
2015 $31,019 $35,986 $35,275
2014 $29,942 $35,293 $32,574
2013 $29,706 $34,935 $32,110
2012 $29,221 $34,781 $34,589
2011 $29,173 $35,087 $34,028
2010 $29,361 $35,281 $35,890
2009 $30,246 $35,711 $33,205
2008 $31,488 $37,044 $36,505
2007 $31,629 $36,950 $34,538
2006 $30,795 $36,440 $35,433