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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 $54,233 in 2017, the latest figures available. Roanoke median household income is $17,302 lower than the median Virginia household income and $6,103 less than the US median household income. 2018 metro income data (including Roanoke median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Roanoke are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Roanoke Virginia

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Virginia $71,535 +2.81% +6.34%
Roanoke $54,233 +5.03% +1.96%

Trends in Roanoke, VA Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Roanoke is $54,233. Real median household income peaked in 2006 at $55,850 and is now $1,617 (2.90%) lower. From a post peak low of $50,245 in 2012, real median household income for Roanoke has now grown by $3,988 (7.94%).

Real Median Household Income: Roanoke, Virginia, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Roanoke

Date US Virginia Roanoke
2017 $60,336 $71,535 $54,233
2016 $58,856 $69,579 $51,638
2015 $57,709 $68,560 $52,325
2014 $55,613 $67,268 $53,189
2013 $55,072 $66,050 $50,476
2012 $54,948 $66,040 $50,245
2011 $55,162 $67,592 $54,883
2010 $56,388 $68,362 $51,343
2009 $57,519 $67,951 $53,058
2008 $59,382 $69,887 $53,004
2007 $60,135 $70,590 $55,579
2006 $59,051 $68,589 $55,850

Roanoke Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Roanoke was $69,981 in 2017. Compared to the median Virginia family income, Roanoke median family income is $16,298 lower. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Roanoke will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Roanoke Virginia

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Virginia $86,279 +1.39% +6.33%
Roanoke $69,981 +2.27% +6.21%

Trends in Roanoke, VA Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Roanoke is $69,981. Real median family income peaked in 2007 at $71,312 and is now $1,331 (1.87%) lower. From a post peak low of $63,031 in 2012, real median family income for Roanoke has now grown by $6,950 (11.03%).

Real Median Family Income: Roanoke, Virginia, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Roanoke

Date US Virginia Roanoke
2017 $73,891 $86,279 $69,981
2016 $72,591 $85,098 $68,429
2015 $70,627 $83,191 $64,140
2014 $68,313 $81,144 $65,888
2013 $67,488 $79,603 $64,248
2012 $66,880 $79,671 $63,031
2011 $67,126 $81,375 $66,035
2010 $68,289 $81,660 $67,433
2009 $69,958 $81,626 $64,774
2008 $72,321 $83,536 $69,802
2007 $72,500 $84,021 $71,312
2006 $71,330 $81,519 $69,558

Roanoke Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Roanoke was $31,272 in 2017. Compared to the median Virginia per capita income, Roanoke median per capita income is $6,170 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Roanoke will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Roanoke Virginia

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Virginia $37,442 +1.24% +6.09%
Roanoke $31,272 +6.48% +8.87%

Trends in Roanoke, VA Real Per Capita Income since 2005

At $31,272, the per capita income for Roanoke was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Per Capita Income: Roanoke, Virginia, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Roanoke

Date US Virginia Roanoke
2017 $32,397 $37,442 $31,272
2016 $31,798 $36,985 $29,370
2015 $31,019 $35,986 $28,062
2014 $29,942 $35,293 $28,724
2013 $29,706 $34,935 $28,724
2012 $29,221 $34,781 $27,412
2011 $29,173 $35,087 $28,484
2010 $29,361 $35,281 $28,847
2009 $30,246 $35,711 $29,461
2008 $31,488 $37,044 $30,253
2007 $31,629 $36,950 $30,523
2006 $30,795 $36,440 $29,921