Virginia Income and Careers
As of 2010-2014, the per capita income of Virginia is $33,958, which is higher than the national average of $28,555. Virginia median household income is $64,792, which has grown by 38.81% since 2000. The median household income growth rate is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. On average Virginia residents spend 28.0 minutes per day commuting to work, which is higher than the national average of 25.7 minutes.
Per Capita Income, #6
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical per capita income data.
Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median individual worker income data.
Male Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical male median individual worker income data.
Female Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical female median individual worker income data.
Household IncomeMedian Household Income, #9
Household Income Other than Earnings
|%+||Average Amount||%+||Average Amount|
|Interest, Dividends, or Net Rental Income||24.24%||$15,190, see rank||21.11%||$16,919|
|Social Security Income||27.46%||$17,750, see rank||29.33%||$17,636|
|Public Assistance Income||2.06%||$3,108, see rank||2.82%||$3,720|
|Retirement Income||21.03%||$29,144, see rank||17.85%||$24,095|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household income data.
Family IncomeMedian Family Income, see rank
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical family income data.
Median Household Income by Races
|White||$69,851, see rank||$56,900|
|Black||$44,288, see rank||$35,600|
|Hispanic||$60,459, see rank||$42,396|
|Asian||$94,223, see rank||$73,244|
|American Indian, Alaska Native||$54,801, see rank||$37,170|
|Hawaiian Native||$95,446, see rank||$53,370|
|One Race, Other||$54,333, see rank||$40,300|
|Two or More Races||$65,164, see rank||$47,621|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by races data.
Median Household Income by Age
|less than 25||$30,558, see rank||$25,788|
|25 to 44||$70,181, see rank||$58,398|
|45 to 64||$78,740, see rank||$65,027|
|65 or over||$44,048, see rank||$37,945|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by age data.
|Population 16 Years and Over||6,531,424||see rank||248,775,628|
|Male1||3,178,558||48.67%, see rank||48.69%|
|Male, In Labor Force:2||2,280,260||71.74%, see rank||69.28%|
|Male, In Armed Forces2||91,543||2.88%, see rank||0.73%|
|Male, Civilian2||2,188,717||68.86%, see rank||68.54%|
|Male, Civilian, Employed3||2,031,781||92.83%, see rank||90.49%|
|Male, Civilian, Unemployed3||156,936||7.17%, see rank||9.51%|
|Male, Not in Labor Force2||898,298||28.26%, see rank||30.72%|
|Female1||3,352,866||51.33%, see rank||51.31%|
|Female, In Labor Force:2||2,058,346||61.39%, see rank||58.79%|
|Female, In Armed Forces2||17,115||0.51%, see rank||0.11%|
|Female, Civilian2||2,041,231||60.88%, see rank||58.69%|
|Female, Civilian, Employed3||1,904,857||93.32%, see rank||91.18%|
|Female, Civilian, Unemployed3||136,374||6.68%, see rank||8.82%|
|Female, Not in Labor Force2||1,294,520||38.61%, see rank||41.21%|
2 Percentage of the population of 16 years and over for the gender.
3 Percentage of the Civilian for the gender.
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical employment status data.
Commuting to Work
|Workers 16 Years and Over||3,964,601||100%||141,337,148|
|Car, Truck, or Van—Drove Alone||3,070,930||77.46%, see rank||76.41%|
|Car, Truck, or Van—Carpooled||378,982||9.56%, see rank||9.59%|
|Public Transportation||178,442||4.50%, see rank||5.06%|
|Walked||94,518||2.38%, see rank||2.78%|
|Other Means||59,936||1.51%, see rank||1.79%|
|Worked at Home||181,793||4.59%, see rank||4.37%|
Mean Travel Time to Work, see rank
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical commuting to work data.
|Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over||3,936,638||-||143,435,233|
|Male1||2,031,781||51.61%, see rank||52.38%|
|Management, Professional, and Related Occupations2||811,625||39.95%, see rank||33.12%|
|Service Occupations2||284,807||14.02%, see rank||15.12%|
|Sales and Office Occupations2||329,952||16.24%, see rank||17.47%|
|Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations2||12,961||0.64%, see rank||1.11%|
|Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations2||191,520||9.43%, see rank||9.29%|
|Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations2||285,505||14.05%, see rank||17.94%|
|Female1||1,904,857||48.39%, see rank||47.62%|
|Management, Professional, and Related Occupations2||860,423||45.17%, see rank||40.04%|
|Service Occupations2||376,543||19.77%, see rank||21.52%|
|Sales and Office Occupations2||567,393||29.79%, see rank||31.93%|
|Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations2||2,817||0.15%, see rank||0.32%|
|Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations2||6,435||0.34%, see rank||0.28%|
|Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations2||86,108||4.52%, see rank||5.65%|
2 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over for the gender.
|Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over||3,936,638||100%||143,435,233|
|Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, Mining||41,440||1.05%, see rank||1.96%|
|Construction||253,932||6.45%, see rank||6.17%|
|Manufacturing||289,872||7.36%, see rank||10.43%|
|Wholesale Trade||75,991||1.93%, see rank||2.75%|
|Retail Trade||425,312||10.80%, see rank||11.57%|
|Transportation, Warehousing, Utilities||162,080||4.12%, see rank||4.93%|
|Information||83,835||2.13%, see rank||2.14%|
|Finance, Insurance, Real Estate, Rental, Leasing||249,014||6.33%, see rank||6.60%|
|Professional, Scientific, Management,|
Administrative, Waste Management Services
|579,393||14.72%, see rank||10.89%|
|Educational Services, Health Care, Social Assistance||853,305||21.68%, see rank||23.21%|
|Arts, Entertainment, Recreation,|
Accommodation, Food Services
|346,714||8.81%, see rank||9.49%|
|Public Administration||368,940||9.37%, see rank||4.92%|
|Other Services, Except Public Administration||206,810||5.25%, see rank||4.96%|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical careers data.
|Population in Poverty||914,237||11.52%, see rank||15.59%|
|Family in Poverty||168,707||8.24%, see rank||11.47%|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical poverty level data.