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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 $64,255 in 2017, the latest figures available. Virginia Beach median household income is $7,280 lower than the median Virginia household income and $3,919 greater than the US median household income. 2018 metro income data (including Virginia Beach median household income) will be released in September of 2019. 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

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Virginia $71,535 +2.81% +6.34%
Virginia Beach $64,255 +1.78% +5.31%

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

The current median household income for Virginia beach is $64,255. Real median household income peaked in 2008 at $65,195 and is now $940 (1.44%) lower. From a post peak low of $59,194 in 2013, real median household income for Virginia beach has now grown by $5,061 (8.55%).

Real Median Household Income: Virginia Beach, Virginia, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Virginia Beach

Date US Virginia Virginia Beach
2017 $60,336 $71,535 $64,255
2016 $58,856 $69,579 $63,134
2015 $57,709 $68,560 $62,177
2014 $55,613 $67,268 $61,017
2013 $55,072 $66,050 $59,194
2012 $54,948 $66,040 $59,896
2011 $55,162 $67,592 $62,649
2010 $56,388 $68,362 $64,578
2009 $57,519 $67,951 $63,231
2008 $59,382 $69,887 $65,195
2007 $60,135 $70,590 $64,975
2006 $59,051 $68,589 $64,566

Virginia Beach Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Virginia Beach was $77,598 in 2017. Compared to the median Virginia family income, Virginia Beach median family income is $8,681 lower. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Virginia Beach will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Virginia Beach Virginia

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Virginia $86,279 +1.39% +6.33%
Virginia Beach $77,598 +2.06% +5.86%

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

The current median family income for Virginia beach is $77,598. Real median family income peaked in 2008 at $77,988 and is now $390 (0.50%) lower. From a post peak low of $71,266 in 2013, real median family income for Virginia beach has now grown by $6,332 (8.89%).

Real Median Family Income: Virginia Beach, Virginia, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Virginia Beach

Date US Virginia Virginia Beach
2017 $73,891 $86,279 $77,598
2016 $72,591 $85,098 $76,031
2015 $70,627 $83,191 $73,481
2014 $68,313 $81,144 $73,304
2013 $67,488 $79,603 $71,266
2012 $66,880 $79,671 $72,105
2011 $67,126 $81,375 $74,171
2010 $68,289 $81,660 $77,756
2009 $69,958 $81,626 $74,020
2008 $72,321 $83,536 $77,988
2007 $72,500 $84,021 $75,589
2006 $71,330 $81,519 $75,743

Virginia Beach Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Virginia Beach was $32,493 in 2017. Compared to the median Virginia per capita income, Virginia Beach median per capita income is $4,949 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Virginia Beach will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Virginia Beach Virginia

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Virginia $37,442 +1.24% +6.09%
Virginia Beach $32,493 +0.59% +9.03%

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

At $32,493, the per capita income for Virginia beach was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Per Capita Income: Virginia Beach, Virginia, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Virginia Beach

Date US Virginia Virginia Beach
2017 $32,397 $37,442 $32,493
2016 $31,798 $36,985 $32,302
2015 $31,019 $35,986 $30,518
2014 $29,942 $35,293 $29,803
2013 $29,706 $34,935 $29,765
2012 $29,221 $34,781 $30,002
2011 $29,173 $35,087 $30,132
2010 $29,361 $35,281 $30,981
2009 $30,246 $35,711 $30,842
2008 $31,488 $37,044 $32,029
2007 $31,629 $36,950 $31,599
2006 $30,795 $36,440 $31,349