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Berkeley County West Virginia Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Berkeley County West Virginia area was $59,142 in 2017, the latest figures available. Berkeley County median household income is $15,673 higher than the median West Virginia household income and $1,194 less than the US median household income. 2018 county income data (including Berkeley County median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Berkeley County are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Berkeley County West Virginia

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
West Virginia $43,469 -1.92% +2.15%
Berkeley County $59,142 +0.94% -2.88%

Trends in Berkeley County, WV Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Berkeley is $59,142. Real median household income peaked in 2006 at $65,932 and is now $6,790 (10.30%) lower. From a post peak low of $55,189 in 2011, real median household income for Berkeley has now grown by $3,953 (7.16%).

Real Median Household Income: Berkeley County, West Virginia, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Berkeley County

Date US West Virginia Berkeley County
2017 $60,336 $43,469 $59,142
2016 $58,856 $44,318 $58,591
2015 $57,709 $43,476 $55,405
2014 $55,613 $42,556 $60,896
2013 $55,072 $43,481 $58,112
2012 $54,948 $42,995 $56,955
2011 $55,162 $42,033 $55,189
2010 $56,388 $43,061 $57,151
2009 $57,519 $42,875 $58,860
2008 $59,382 $43,358 $60,327
2007 $60,135 $43,922 $64,739
2006 $59,051 $42,729 $65,932

Berkeley County Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Berkeley County was $69,960 in 2017. Compared to the median West Virginia family income, Berkeley County median family income is $13,874 higher. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Berkeley County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Berkeley County West Virginia

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
West Virginia $56,086 -3.17% +3.24%
Berkeley County $69,960 -4.50% -2.46%

Trends in Berkeley County, WV Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Berkeley is $69,960. Real median family income peaked in 2006 at $75,578 and is now $5,618 (7.43%) lower. From a post peak low of $58,805 in 2011, real median family income for Berkeley has now grown by $11,155 (18.97%).

Real Median Family Income: Berkeley County, West Virginia, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Berkeley County

Date US West Virginia Berkeley County
2017 $73,891 $56,086 $69,960
2016 $72,591 $57,923 $73,257
2015 $70,627 $55,317 $65,781
2014 $68,313 $54,324 $71,724
2013 $67,488 $54,382 $63,822
2012 $66,880 $54,893 $65,247
2011 $67,126 $54,279 $58,805
2010 $68,289 $55,127 $70,010
2009 $69,958 $54,584 $68,211
2008 $72,321 $56,018 $73,298
2007 $72,500 $54,918 $73,205
2006 $71,330 $53,641 $75,578

Berkeley County Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Berkeley County was $26,615 in 2017. Compared to the median West Virginia per capita income, Berkeley County median per capita income is $2,137 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Berkeley County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Berkeley County West Virginia

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
West Virginia $24,478 -3.26% +3.98%
Berkeley County $26,615 -12.54% -1.39%

Trends in Berkeley County, WV Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Berkeley is $26,615. Real per capita income peaked in 2016 at $30,432 and is now $3,817 (12.54%) lower.

Real Per Capita Income: Berkeley County, West Virginia, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Berkeley County

Date US West Virginia Berkeley County
2017 $32,397 $24,478 $26,615
2016 $31,798 $25,302 $30,432
2015 $31,019 $24,355 $26,297
2014 $29,942 $23,542 $26,990
2013 $29,706 $24,410 $26,634
2012 $29,221 $23,970 $27,410
2011 $29,173 $24,096 $29,030
2010 $29,361 $23,608 $26,894
2009 $30,246 $24,377 $29,256
2008 $31,488 $24,152 $27,841
2007 $31,629 $24,200 $29,580
2006 $30,795 $23,665 $30,187