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Kanawha County West Virginia Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Kanawha County West Virginia area was $42,197 in 2017, the latest figures available. Kanawha County median household income is $1,272 lower than the median West Virginia household income and $18,139 less than the US median household income. 2018 county income data (including Kanawha County median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Kanawha County are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Kanawha 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%
Kanawha County $42,197 -8.21% -7.86%

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

The current median household income for Kanawha is $42,197. Real median household income peaked in 2012 at $50,180 and is now $7,983 (15.91%) lower.

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

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Kanawha County

Date US West Virginia Kanawha County
2017 $60,336 $43,469 $42,197
2016 $58,856 $44,318 $45,969
2015 $57,709 $43,476 $46,590
2014 $55,613 $42,556 $45,797
2013 $55,072 $43,481 $48,827
2012 $54,948 $42,995 $50,180
2011 $55,162 $42,033 $43,613
2010 $56,388 $43,061 $48,983
2009 $57,519 $42,875 $48,057
2008 $59,382 $43,358 $47,390
2007 $60,135 $43,922 $48,516
2006 $59,051 $42,729 $44,078

Kanawha County Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Kanawha County was $53,779 in 2017. Compared to the median West Virginia family income, Kanawha County median family income is $2,307 lower. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Kanawha County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Kanawha 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%
Kanawha County $53,779 -15.76% -0.16%

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

The current median family income for Kanawha is $53,779. Real median family income peaked in 2016 at $63,840 and is now $10,061 (15.76%) lower.

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

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Kanawha County

Date US West Virginia Kanawha County
2017 $73,891 $56,086 $53,779
2016 $72,591 $57,923 $63,840
2015 $70,627 $55,317 $57,531
2014 $68,313 $54,324 $53,865
2013 $67,488 $54,382 $60,026
2012 $66,880 $54,893 $62,037
2011 $67,126 $54,279 $61,480
2010 $68,289 $55,127 $61,203
2009 $69,958 $54,584 $59,366
2008 $72,321 $56,018 $60,254
2007 $72,500 $54,918 $62,832
2006 $71,330 $53,641 $56,289

Kanawha County Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Kanawha County was $26,546 in 2017. Compared to the median West Virginia per capita income, Kanawha County median per capita income is $2,068 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Kanawha County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Kanawha 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%
Kanawha County $26,546 -7.81% -1.64%

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

The current per capita income for Kanawha is $26,546. Real per capita income peaked in 2009 at $31,348 and is now $4,802 (15.32%) lower.

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

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Kanawha County

Date US West Virginia Kanawha County
2017 $32,397 $24,478 $26,546
2016 $31,798 $25,302 $28,796
2015 $31,019 $24,355 $27,122
2014 $29,942 $23,542 $26,989
2013 $29,706 $24,410 $29,852
2012 $29,221 $23,970 $30,351
2011 $29,173 $24,096 $28,778
2010 $29,361 $23,608 $28,474
2009 $30,246 $24,377 $31,348
2008 $31,488 $24,152 $27,767
2007 $31,629 $24,200 $28,783
2006 $30,795 $23,665 $26,624