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Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News Virginia Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News Virginia metro area was $61,805 in 2016, the latest figures available. Virginia Beach median household income is $6,309 lower than the median Virginia household income and $4,188 greater than the US median household income. 2017 metro income data (including Virginia Beach median household income) will be released in September of 2018. Median family and per capita income for Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Virginia Beach Virginia

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $57,617 +2.01% +7.02%
Virginia $68,114 +1.51% +5.49%
Virginia Beach $61,805 +1.57% +6.80%

Trends in Virginia Beach, VA Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Virginia beach is $61,805. Real median household income peaked in 2008 at $63,678 and is now $1,873 (2.94%) lower. From a post peak low of $57,868 in 2013, real median household income for Virginia beach has now grown by $3,937 (6.80%).

Real Median Household Income: Virginia Beach, Virginia, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Virginia Beach

Date US Virginia Virginia Beach
2016 $57,617 $68,114 $61,805
2015 $56,480 $67,099 $60,852
2014 $54,398 $65,798 $59,684
2013 $53,838 $64,571 $57,868
2012 $53,701 $64,541 $58,537
2011 $53,879 $66,020 $61,191
2010 $55,093 $66,792 $63,095
2009 $56,180 $66,369 $61,760
2008 $58,000 $68,260 $63,678
2007 $58,736 $68,948 $63,463
2006 $57,677 $66,993 $63,063
2005 $56,832 $66,661 $62,774

Virginia Beach Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Virginia Beach was $74,430 in 2016. Compared to the median Virginia family income, Virginia Beach median family income is $8,876 lower. As with the median household income data, 2017 family income data for Virginia Beach will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Median Family Income for Virginia Beach Virginia

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $71,062 +2.81% +7.71%
Virginia $83,306 +2.32% +7.05%
Virginia Beach $74,430 +3.50% +6.83%

Trends in Virginia Beach, VA Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Virginia beach is $74,430. Real median family income peaked in 2008 at $76,173 and is now $1,743 (2.29%) lower. From a post peak low of $69,670 in 2013, real median family income for Virginia beach has now grown by $4,760 (6.83%).

Real Median Family Income: Virginia Beach, Virginia, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Virginia Beach

Date US Virginia Virginia Beach
2016 $71,062 $83,306 $74,430
2015 $69,122 $81,419 $71,915
2014 $66,820 $79,371 $71,703
2013 $65,977 $77,820 $69,670
2012 $65,363 $77,863 $70,470
2011 $65,564 $79,482 $72,446
2010 $66,721 $79,784 $75,970
2009 $68,329 $79,726 $72,297
2008 $70,638 $81,592 $76,173
2007 $70,813 $82,066 $73,831
2006 $69,670 $79,622 $73,980
2005 $68,618 $80,099 $74,676

Virginia Beach Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Virginia Beach was $31,622 in 2016. Compared to the median Virginia per capita income, Virginia Beach median per capita income is $4,584 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2017 per capita income data for Virginia Beach will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Per Capita Income for Virginia Beach Virginia

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $31,128 +2.54% +7.19%
Virginia $36,206 +2.80% +6.01%
Virginia Beach $31,622 +5.87% +8.67%

Trends in Virginia Beach, VA Real Per Capita Income since 2005

At $31,622, the per capita income for Virginia beach was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2016.

Real Per Capita Income: Virginia Beach, Virginia, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Virginia Beach

Date US Virginia Virginia Beach
2016 $31,128 $36,206 $31,622
2015 $30,358 $35,219 $29,868
2014 $29,288 $34,522 $29,152
2013 $29,041 $34,153 $29,099
2012 $28,558 $33,992 $29,321
2011 $28,494 $34,271 $29,431
2010 $28,687 $34,471 $30,270
2009 $29,542 $34,879 $30,124
2008 $30,755 $36,182 $31,284
2007 $30,894 $36,090 $30,864
2006 $30,078 $35,592 $30,620
2005 $30,768 $35,823 $30,836