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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 $49,749 in 2018, the latest figures available. Wheeling median household income is $5,652 higher than the median West Virginia household income and $12,188 less than the US median household income. 2019 metro income data (including Wheeling median household income) will be released in September of 2020. Median family and per capita income for Wheeling are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Wheeling West Virginia

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $61,937 +0.21% +4.77%
West Virginia $44,097 -0.97% -0.99%
Wheeling $49,749 -1.58% -1.65%

Trends in Wheeling, WV Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Wheeling is $49,749. Real median household income peaked in 2015 at $50,585 and is now $836 (1.65%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Wheeling, West Virginia, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Wheeling

Date US West Virginia Wheeling
2018 $61,937 $44,097 $49,749
2017 $61,807 $44,529 $50,546
2016 $60,291 $45,398 $46,179
2015 $59,116 $44,536 $50,585
2014 $56,969 $43,593 $43,455
2013 $56,415 $44,541 $43,500
2012 $56,288 $44,043 $45,666
2011 $56,507 $43,058 $44,847
2010 $57,762 $44,110 $44,338
2009 $58,921 $43,920 $45,767
2008 $60,829 $44,414 $45,230
2007 $61,601 $44,992 $43,033

Wheeling Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Wheeling was $60,815 in 2018. Compared to the median West Virginia family income, Wheeling median family income is $3,097 higher. As with the median household income data, 2019 family income data for Wheeling will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Median Family Income for Wheeling West Virginia

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $76,401 +0.94% +5.60%
West Virginia $57,718 +0.46% +1.86%
Wheeling $60,815 -8.54% -7.92%

Trends in Wheeling, WV Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Wheeling is $60,815. Real median family income peaked in 2017 at $66,496 and is now $5,681 (8.54%) lower.

Real Median Family Income: Wheeling, West Virginia, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Wheeling

Date US West Virginia Wheeling
2018 $76,401 $57,718 $60,815
2017 $75,692 $57,453 $66,496
2016 $74,360 $59,335 $64,173
2015 $72,348 $56,665 $66,043
2014 $69,978 $55,648 $57,774
2013 $69,134 $55,709 $59,729
2012 $68,512 $56,232 $56,210
2011 $68,763 $55,602 $60,418
2010 $69,953 $56,470 $56,193
2009 $71,663 $55,915 $59,252
2008 $74,083 $57,383 $60,275
2007 $74,267 $56,256 $53,792

Wheeling Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Wheeling was $26,199 in 2018. Compared to the median West Virginia per capita income, Wheeling median per capita income is $20 higher. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2019 per capita income data for Wheeling will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Per Capita Income for Wheeling West Virginia

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $33,831 +1.94% +6.47%
West Virginia $26,179 +4.40% +4.93%
Wheeling $26,199 -6.33% -7.80%

Trends in Wheeling, WV Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Wheeling is $26,199. Real per capita income peaked in 2015 at $28,414 and is now $2,215 (7.80%) lower.

Real Per Capita Income: Wheeling, West Virginia, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Wheeling

Date US West Virginia Wheeling
2018 $33,831 $26,179 $26,199
2017 $33,187 $25,075 $27,970
2016 $32,573 $25,919 $27,223
2015 $31,775 $24,949 $28,414
2014 $30,672 $24,116 $25,000
2013 $30,431 $25,005 $26,208
2012 $29,934 $24,555 $25,097
2011 $29,884 $24,683 $24,534
2010 $30,077 $24,183 $26,914
2009 $30,984 $24,971 $25,464
2008 $32,255 $24,740 $23,649
2007 $32,400 $24,790 $26,437