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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 $49,475 in 2017, the latest figures available. Morgantown median household income is $6,006 higher than the median West Virginia household income and $10,861 less than the US median household income. 2018 metro income data (including Morgantown median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Morgantown are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Morgantown West Virginia

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
West Virginia $43,469 -1.92% +2.15%
Morgantown $49,475 -3.37% +13.86%

Trends in Morgantown, WV Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Morgantown is $49,475. Real median household income peaked in 2016 at $51,198 and is now $1,723 (3.37%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Morgantown, West Virginia, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Morgantown

Date US West Virginia Morgantown
2017 $60,336 $43,469 $49,475
2016 $58,856 $44,318 $51,198
2015 $57,709 $43,476 $47,534
2014 $55,613 $42,556 $43,452
2013 $55,072 $43,481 $49,592
2012 $54,948 $42,995 $42,974
2011 $55,162 $42,033 $47,757
2010 $56,388 $43,061 $48,978
2009 $57,519 $42,875 $39,480
2008 $59,382 $43,358 $49,079
2007 $60,135 $43,922 $46,599
2006 $59,051 $42,729 $42,655

Morgantown Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Morgantown was $69,553 in 2017. Compared to the median West Virginia family income, Morgantown median family income is $13,467 higher. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Morgantown will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Morgantown West Virginia

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
West Virginia $56,086 -3.17% +3.24%
Morgantown $69,553 -2.96% +8.07%

Trends in Morgantown, WV Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Morgantown is $69,553. Real median family income peaked in 2016 at $71,671 and is now $2,118 (2.96%) lower.

Real Median Family Income: Morgantown, West Virginia, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Morgantown

Date US West Virginia Morgantown
2017 $73,891 $56,086 $69,553
2016 $72,591 $57,923 $71,671
2015 $70,627 $55,317 $71,503
2014 $68,313 $54,324 $64,359
2013 $67,488 $54,382 $66,289
2012 $66,880 $54,893 $66,613
2011 $67,126 $54,279 $64,009
2010 $68,289 $55,127 $68,308
2009 $69,958 $54,584 $59,314
2008 $72,321 $56,018 $64,737
2007 $72,500 $54,918 $60,080
2006 $71,330 $53,641 $59,057

Morgantown Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Morgantown was $28,885 in 2017. Compared to the median West Virginia per capita income, Morgantown median per capita income is $4,407 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Morgantown will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Morgantown West Virginia

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
West Virginia $24,478 -3.26% +3.98%
Morgantown $28,885 -4.00% +16.31%

Trends in Morgantown, WV Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Morgantown is $28,885. Real per capita income peaked in 2016 at $30,089 and is now $1,204 (4.00%) lower.

Real Per Capita Income: Morgantown, West Virginia, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Morgantown

Date US West Virginia Morgantown
2017 $32,397 $24,478 $28,885
2016 $31,798 $25,302 $30,089
2015 $31,019 $24,355 $27,310
2014 $29,942 $23,542 $24,834
2013 $29,706 $24,410 $26,300
2012 $29,221 $23,970 $25,152
2011 $29,173 $24,096 $25,178
2010 $29,361 $23,608 $25,671
2009 $30,246 $24,377 $24,681
2008 $31,488 $24,152 $23,445
2007 $31,629 $24,200 $24,677
2006 $30,795 $23,665 $24,151