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Wheeling West Virginia Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Wheeling West Virginia metro area was $49,343 in 2017, the latest figures available. Wheeling median household income is $5,874 higher than the median West Virginia household income and $10,993 less than the US median household income. 2018 metro income data (including Wheeling median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Wheeling are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Wheeling West Virginia

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
West Virginia $43,469 -1.92% +2.15%
Wheeling $49,343 +9.46% +16.32%

Trends in Wheeling, WV Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Wheeling is $49,343. Real median household income peaked in 2015 at $49,381 and is now $38 (0.08%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Wheeling, West Virginia, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Wheeling

Date US West Virginia Wheeling
2017 $60,336 $43,469 $49,343
2016 $58,856 $44,318 $45,080
2015 $57,709 $43,476 $49,381
2014 $55,613 $42,556 $42,421
2013 $55,072 $43,481 $42,465
2012 $54,948 $42,995 $44,579
2011 $55,162 $42,033 $43,780
2010 $56,388 $43,061 $43,283
2009 $57,519 $42,875 $44,677
2008 $59,382 $43,358 $44,154
2007 $60,135 $43,922 $42,009
2006 $59,051 $42,729 $39,622

Wheeling Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Wheeling was $64,914 in 2017. Compared to the median West Virginia family income, Wheeling median family income is $8,828 higher. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Wheeling will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Wheeling West Virginia

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
West Virginia $56,086 -3.17% +3.24%
Wheeling $64,914 +3.62% +15.10%

Trends in Wheeling, WV Real Median Family Income since 2005

At $64,914, the median family income for Wheeling was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Median Family Income: Wheeling, West Virginia, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Wheeling

Date US West Virginia Wheeling
2017 $73,891 $56,086 $64,914
2016 $72,591 $57,923 $62,646
2015 $70,627 $55,317 $64,472
2014 $68,313 $54,324 $56,399
2013 $67,488 $54,382 $58,308
2012 $66,880 $54,893 $54,872
2011 $67,126 $54,279 $58,980
2010 $68,289 $55,127 $54,856
2009 $69,958 $54,584 $57,841
2008 $72,321 $56,018 $58,841
2007 $72,500 $54,918 $52,512
2006 $71,330 $53,641 $51,989

Wheeling Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Wheeling was $27,304 in 2017. Compared to the median West Virginia per capita income, Wheeling median per capita income is $2,826 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Wheeling will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Wheeling West Virginia

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
West Virginia $24,478 -3.26% +3.98%
Wheeling $27,304 +2.74% +11.88%

Trends in Wheeling, WV Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Wheeling is $27,304. Real per capita income peaked in 2015 at $27,738 and is now $434 (1.56%) lower.

Real Per Capita Income: Wheeling, West Virginia, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Wheeling

Date US West Virginia Wheeling
2017 $32,397 $24,478 $27,304
2016 $31,798 $25,302 $26,576
2015 $31,019 $24,355 $27,738
2014 $29,942 $23,542 $24,405
2013 $29,706 $24,410 $25,584
2012 $29,221 $23,970 $24,500
2011 $29,173 $24,096 $23,950
2010 $29,361 $23,608 $26,274
2009 $30,246 $24,377 $24,858
2008 $31,488 $24,152 $23,087
2007 $31,629 $24,200 $25,808
2006 $30,795 $23,665 $23,214