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Raleigh County West Virginia Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Raleigh County West Virginia area was $42,121 in 2017, the latest figures available. Raleigh County median household income is $1,348 lower than the median West Virginia household income and $18,215 less than the US median household income. 2018 county income data (including Raleigh County median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Raleigh County are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Raleigh 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%
Raleigh County $42,121 -10.09% +0.19%

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

The current median household income for Raleigh is $42,121. Real median household income peaked in 2006 at $47,439 and is now $5,318 (11.21%) lower. From a post peak low of $38,554 in 2015, real median household income for Raleigh has now grown by $3,567 (9.25%).

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

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Raleigh County

Date US West Virginia Raleigh County
2017 $60,336 $43,469 $42,121
2016 $58,856 $44,318 $46,850
2015 $57,709 $43,476 $38,554
2014 $55,613 $42,556 $42,040
2013 $55,072 $43,481 $42,348
2012 $54,948 $42,995 $43,539
2011 $55,162 $42,033 $41,839
2010 $56,388 $43,061 $42,795
2009 $57,519 $42,875 $40,280
2008 $59,382 $43,358 $38,580
2007 $60,135 $43,922 $46,811
2006 $59,051 $42,729 $47,439

Raleigh County Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Raleigh County was $51,122 in 2017. Compared to the median West Virginia family income, Raleigh County median family income is $4,964 lower. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Raleigh County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Raleigh 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%
Raleigh County $51,122 -12.95% -2.88%

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

The current median family income for Raleigh is $51,122. Real median family income peaked in 2007 at $60,589 and is now $9,467 (15.62%) lower. From a post peak low of $48,614 in 2015, real median family income for Raleigh has now grown by $2,508 (5.16%).

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

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Raleigh County

Date US West Virginia Raleigh County
2017 $73,891 $56,086 $51,122
2016 $72,591 $57,923 $58,724
2015 $70,627 $55,317 $48,614
2014 $68,313 $54,324 $52,638
2013 $67,488 $54,382 $53,909
2012 $66,880 $54,893 $49,371
2011 $67,126 $54,279 $52,325
2010 $68,289 $55,127 $59,224
2009 $69,958 $54,584 $49,619
2008 $72,321 $56,018 $52,528
2007 $72,500 $54,918 $60,589
2006 $71,330 $53,641 $57,812

Raleigh County Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Raleigh County was $23,959 in 2017. Compared to the median West Virginia per capita income, Raleigh County median per capita income is $519 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Raleigh County will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Raleigh 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%
Raleigh County $23,959 +1.53% -1.31%

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

The current per capita income for Raleigh is $23,959. Real per capita income peaked in 2005 at $24,424 and is now $465 (1.90%) lower. From a post peak low of $21,788 in 2015, real per capita income for Raleigh has now grown by $2,171 (9.96%).

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

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Raleigh County

Date US West Virginia Raleigh County
2017 $32,397 $24,478 $23,959
2016 $31,798 $25,302 $23,599
2015 $31,019 $24,355 $21,788
2014 $29,942 $23,542 $24,277
2013 $29,706 $24,410 $22,213
2012 $29,221 $23,970 $22,970
2011 $29,173 $24,096 $23,823
2010 $29,361 $23,608 $23,322
2009 $30,246 $24,377 $22,758
2008 $31,488 $24,152 $24,174
2007 $31,629 $24,200 $23,271
2006 $30,795 $23,665 $23,176