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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 $50,574 in 2018, the latest figures available. Morgantown median household income is $6,477 higher than the median West Virginia household income and $11,363 less than the US median household income. 2019 metro income data (including Morgantown median household income) will be released in September of 2020. Median family and per capita income for Morgantown are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Morgantown West Virginia

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $61,937 +0.21% +4.77%
West Virginia $44,097 -0.97% -0.99%
Morgantown $50,574 -0.21% +3.86%

Trends in Morgantown, WV Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Morgantown is $50,574. Real median household income peaked in 2016 at $52,446 and is now $1,872 (3.57%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Morgantown, West Virginia, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Morgantown

Date US West Virginia Morgantown
2018 $61,937 $44,097 $50,574
2017 $61,807 $44,529 $50,681
2016 $60,291 $45,398 $52,446
2015 $59,116 $44,536 $48,693
2014 $56,969 $43,593 $44,512
2013 $56,415 $44,541 $50,801
2012 $56,288 $44,043 $44,022
2011 $56,507 $43,058 $48,921
2010 $57,762 $44,110 $50,172
2009 $58,921 $43,920 $40,443
2008 $60,829 $44,414 $50,275
2007 $61,601 $44,992 $47,735

Morgantown Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Morgantown was $72,924 in 2018. Compared to the median West Virginia family income, Morgantown median family income is $15,206 higher. As with the median household income data, 2019 family income data for Morgantown will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Median Family Income for Morgantown West Virginia

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $76,401 +0.94% +5.60%
West Virginia $57,718 +0.46% +1.86%
Morgantown $72,924 +2.35% -0.44%

Trends in Morgantown, WV Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Morgantown is $72,924. Real median family income peaked in 2016 at $73,418 and is now $494 (0.67%) lower.

Real Median Family Income: Morgantown, West Virginia, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Morgantown

Date US West Virginia Morgantown
2018 $76,401 $57,718 $72,924
2017 $75,692 $57,453 $71,248
2016 $74,360 $59,335 $73,418
2015 $72,348 $56,665 $73,245
2014 $69,978 $55,648 $65,928
2013 $69,134 $55,709 $67,905
2012 $68,512 $56,232 $68,238
2011 $68,763 $55,602 $65,569
2010 $69,953 $56,470 $69,973
2009 $71,663 $55,915 $60,761
2008 $74,083 $57,383 $66,315
2007 $74,267 $56,256 $61,545

Morgantown Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Morgantown was $30,180 in 2018. Compared to the median West Virginia per capita income, Morgantown median per capita income is $4,001 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2019 per capita income data for Morgantown will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Per Capita Income for Morgantown West Virginia

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $33,831 +1.94% +6.47%
West Virginia $26,179 +4.40% +4.93%
Morgantown $30,180 +2.00% +7.88%

Trends in Morgantown, WV Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Morgantown is $30,180. Real per capita income peaked in 2016 at $30,822 and is now $642 (2.08%) lower.

Real Per Capita Income: Morgantown, West Virginia, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Morgantown

Date US West Virginia Morgantown
2018 $33,831 $26,179 $30,180
2017 $33,187 $25,075 $29,589
2016 $32,573 $25,919 $30,822
2015 $31,775 $24,949 $27,976
2014 $30,672 $24,116 $25,440
2013 $30,431 $25,005 $26,941
2012 $29,934 $24,555 $25,766
2011 $29,884 $24,683 $25,792
2010 $30,077 $24,183 $26,297
2009 $30,984 $24,971 $25,283
2008 $32,255 $24,740 $24,016
2007 $32,400 $24,790 $25,279