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Morgantown West Virginia Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Morgantown West Virginia metro area was $56,395 in 2019, the latest figures available. Morgantown median household income is $7,545 higher than the median West Virginia household income and $9,317 less than the US median household income. 2020 metro income data (including Morgantown median household income) will be released in September of 2021. Median family and per capita income for Morgantown are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Morgantown West Virginia

2019 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $65,712 +4.21% +7.05%
West Virginia $48,850 +8.81% +5.69%
Morgantown $56,395 +9.52% +5.62%

Trends in Morgantown, WV Real Median Household Income since 2005

At $56,395, the median household income for Morgantown was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2019.

Real Median Household Income: Morgantown, West Virginia, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Morgantown

Date US West Virginia Morgantown
2019 $65,712 $48,850 $56,395
2018 $63,059 $44,896 $51,491
2017 $62,927 $45,335 $51,599
2016 $61,383 $46,221 $53,396
2015 $60,187 $45,343 $49,575
2014 $58,001 $44,383 $45,318
2013 $57,437 $45,348 $51,722
2012 $57,307 $44,841 $44,819
2011 $57,531 $43,838 $49,808
2010 $58,809 $44,910 $51,081
2009 $59,988 $44,716 $41,175

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Morgantown Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Morgantown was $84,766 in 2019. Compared to the median West Virginia family income, Morgantown median family income is $23,846 higher. As with the median household income data, 2020 family income data for Morgantown will be released in September of 2021.

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Real Median Family Income for Morgantown West Virginia

2019 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $80,944 +4.06% +6.92%
West Virginia $60,920 +3.67% +0.85%
Morgantown $84,766 +14.17% +13.40%

Trends in Morgantown, WV Real Median Family Income since 2005

At $84,766, the median family income for Morgantown was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2019.

Real Median Family Income: Morgantown, West Virginia, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Morgantown

Date US West Virginia Morgantown
2019 $80,944 $60,920 $84,766
2018 $77,786 $58,764 $74,246
2017 $77,064 $58,494 $72,539
2016 $75,707 $60,409 $74,748
2015 $73,660 $57,692 $74,573
2014 $71,246 $56,656 $67,122
2013 $70,386 $56,718 $69,135
2012 $69,752 $57,250 $69,473
2011 $70,009 $56,610 $66,758
2010 $71,221 $57,494 $71,241
2009 $72,962 $56,928 $61,861

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Morgantown Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Morgantown was $31,550 in 2019. Compared to the median West Virginia per capita income, Morgantown median per capita income is $4,104 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2020 per capita income data for Morgantown will be released in September of 2021.

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Real Per Capita Income for Morgantown West Virginia

2019 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $35,672 +3.57% +7.57%
West Virginia $27,446 +2.98% +4.01%
Morgantown $31,550 +2.68% +0.54%

Trends in Morgantown, WV Real Per Capita Income since 2005

At $31,550, the per capita income for Morgantown was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2019.

Real Per Capita Income: Morgantown, West Virginia, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Morgantown

Date US West Virginia Morgantown
2019 $35,672 $27,446 $31,550
2018 $34,444 $26,653 $30,727
2017 $33,788 $25,529 $30,125
2016 $33,163 $26,388 $31,380
2015 $32,351 $25,401 $28,483
2014 $31,228 $24,553 $25,901
2013 $30,982 $25,458 $27,429
2012 $30,476 $24,999 $26,232
2011 $30,425 $25,131 $26,259
2010 $30,622 $24,622 $26,773
2009 $31,545 $25,423 $25,741

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