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Roanoke Virginia Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Roanoke Virginia metro area was $55,151 in 2018, the latest figures available. Roanoke median household income is $17,426 lower than the median Virginia household income and $6,786 less than the US median household income. 2019 metro income data (including Roanoke median household income) will be released in September of 2020. Median family and per capita income for Roanoke are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Roanoke Virginia

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $61,937 +0.21% +4.77%
Virginia $72,577 -0.96% +3.34%
Roanoke $55,151 -0.73% +2.89%

Trends in Roanoke, VA Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Roanoke is $55,151. Real median household income peaked in 2006 at $57,212 and is now $2,061 (3.60%) lower. From a post peak low of $51,470 in 2012, real median household income for Roanoke has now grown by $3,681 (7.15%).

Real Median Household Income: Roanoke, Virginia, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Roanoke

Date US Virginia Roanoke
2018 $61,937 $72,577 $55,151
2017 $61,807 $73,279 $55,555
2016 $60,291 $71,275 $52,897
2015 $59,116 $70,231 $53,600
2014 $56,969 $68,908 $54,486
2013 $56,415 $67,661 $51,707
2012 $56,288 $67,650 $51,470
2011 $56,507 $69,240 $56,221
2010 $57,762 $70,028 $52,594
2009 $58,921 $69,608 $54,351
2008 $60,829 $71,590 $54,296
2007 $61,601 $72,311 $56,934

Roanoke Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Roanoke was $72,152 in 2018. Compared to the median Virginia family income, Roanoke median family income is $16,777 lower. As with the median household income data, 2019 family income data for Roanoke will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Median Family Income for Roanoke Virginia

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $76,401 +0.94% +5.60%
Virginia $88,929 +0.62% +4.35%
Roanoke $72,152 +0.65% +9.82%

Trends in Roanoke, VA Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Roanoke is $72,152. Real median family income peaked in 2007 at $73,050 and is now $898 (1.23%) lower. From a post peak low of $64,568 in 2012, real median family income for Roanoke has now grown by $7,584 (11.75%).

Real Median Family Income: Roanoke, Virginia, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Roanoke

Date US Virginia Roanoke
2018 $76,401 $88,929 $72,152
2017 $75,692 $88,382 $71,687
2016 $74,360 $87,172 $70,097
2015 $72,348 $85,219 $65,703
2014 $69,978 $83,122 $67,495
2013 $69,134 $81,544 $65,815
2012 $68,512 $81,614 $64,568
2011 $68,763 $83,359 $67,645
2010 $69,953 $83,650 $69,076
2009 $71,663 $83,616 $66,353
2008 $74,083 $85,571 $71,503
2007 $74,267 $86,068 $73,050

Roanoke Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Roanoke was $31,659 in 2018. Compared to the median Virginia per capita income, Roanoke median per capita income is $7,241 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2019 per capita income data for Roanoke will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Per Capita Income for Roanoke Virginia

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $33,831 +1.94% +6.47%
Virginia $38,900 +1.42% +5.53%
Roanoke $31,659 -1.17% +10.14%

Trends in Roanoke, VA Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Roanoke is $31,659. Real per capita income peaked in 2017 at $32,034 and is now $375 (1.17%) lower.

Real Per Capita Income: Roanoke, Virginia, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Roanoke

Date US Virginia Roanoke
2018 $33,831 $38,900 $31,659
2017 $33,187 $38,355 $32,034
2016 $32,573 $37,886 $30,086
2015 $31,775 $36,863 $28,745
2014 $30,672 $36,154 $29,425
2013 $30,431 $35,787 $29,424
2012 $29,934 $35,629 $28,081
2011 $29,884 $35,943 $29,179
2010 $30,077 $36,141 $29,550
2009 $30,984 $36,581 $30,179
2008 $32,255 $37,947 $30,990
2007 $32,400 $37,850 $31,266