Virginia Income and Careers
As of 2010, the per capita income of Virginia is $31,313, which is higher than the national average of $26,059. Virginia median household income is $60,674, which has grown by 29.99% since 2000. The median household income growth rate is much higher than the national average rate of 19.17%. On average Virginia residents spend 25.7 minutes per day commuting to work, which is higher than the national average of 23.7 minutes.
Per Capita Income, #6
*Based on 2010 data. View historical per capita income data.
Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
*Based on 2010 data. View historical median individual worker income data.
Male Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
*Based on 2010 data. View historical male median individual worker income data.
Female Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
*Based on 2010 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||24.90%||$13,396, see rank||21.82%||$14,452|
|Social Security Income||26.50%||$16,275, see rank||28.42%||$16,236|
|Public Assistance Income||1.95%||$3,166, see rank||2.86%||$3,936|
|Retirement Income||20.65%||$26,874, see rank||17.45%||$22,006|
*Based on 2010 data. View historical household income data.
Family IncomeMedian Family Income, see rank
*Based on 2010 data. View historical family income data.
Median Household Income by Races
|White||$65,414, see rank||$52,480|
|Black||$41,044, see rank||$33,578|
|Hispanic||$58,309, see rank||$40,165|
|Asian||$85,735, see rank||$67,022|
|American Indian, Alaska Native||$52,100, see rank||$35,062|
|Hawaiian Native||$145,471, see rank||$52,776|
|One Race, Other||$56,644, see rank||$38,230|
|Two or More Races||$61,809, see rank||$43,597|
*Based on 2010 data. View historical median household income by races data.
Median Household Income by Age
|less than 25||$31,582, see rank||$24,143|
|25 to 44||$65,517, see rank||$54,024|
|45 to 64||$73,224, see rank||$60,683|
|65 or over||$39,274, see rank||$34,381|
*Based on 2010 data. View historical median household income by age data.
|Population 16 Years and Over||6,385,834||see rank||243,832,923|
|Male1||3,103,114||48.59%, see rank||48.62%|
|Male, In Labor Force:2||2,226,848||71.76%, see rank||69.78%|
|Male, In Armed Forces2||95,873||3.09%, see rank||0.76%|
|Male, Civilian2||2,130,975||68.67%, see rank||69.03%|
|Male, Civilian, Employed3||1,950,922||91.55%, see rank||88.43%|
|Male, Civilian, Unemployed3||180,053||8.45%, see rank||11.57%|
|Male, Not in Labor Force2||876,266||28.24%, see rank||30.22%|
|Female1||3,282,720||51.41%, see rank||51.38%|
|Female, In Labor Force:2||2,029,658||61.83%, see rank||59.26%|
|Female, In Armed Forces2||18,728||0.57%, see rank||0.12%|
|Female, Civilian2||2,010,930||61.26%, see rank||59.13%|
|Female, Civilian, Employed3||1,863,277||92.66%, see rank||89.99%|
|Female, Civilian, Unemployed3||147,653||7.34%, see rank||10.01%|
|Female, Not in Labor Force2||1,253,062||38.17%, see rank||40.74%|
2 Percentage of the population of 16 years and over for the gender.
3 Percentage of the Civilian for the gender.
*Based on 2010 data. View historical employment status data.
Commuting to Work
|Workers 16 Years and Over||3,845,626||100%||136,941,010|
|Car, Truck, or Van—Drove Alone||2,966,482||77.14%, see rank||76.57%|
|Car, Truck, or Van—Carpooled||383,909||9.98%, see rank||9.69%|
|Public Transportation||168,554||4.38%, see rank||4.94%|
|Walked||103,982||2.70%, see rank||2.77%|
|Other Means||55,664||1.45%, see rank||1.70%|
|Worked at Home||167,035||4.34%, see rank||4.33%|
Mean Travel Time to Work, see rank
*Based on 2010 data. View historical commuting to work data.
|Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over||3,814,199||-||139,033,928|
|Male1||1,950,922||51.15%, see rank||52.06%|
|Management, Professional, and Related Occupations2||777,336||39.84%, see rank||32.77%|
|Service Occupations2||259,049||13.28%, see rank||14.98%|
|Sales and Office Occupations2||318,119||16.31%, see rank||17.82%|
|Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations2||18,466||0.95%, see rank||1.17%|
|Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations2||186,310||9.55%, see rank||9.50%|
|Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations2||276,690||14.18%, see rank||17.70%|
|Female1||1,863,277||48.85%, see rank||47.94%|
|Management, Professional, and Related Occupations2||827,311||44.40%, see rank||39.40%|
|Service Occupations2||360,346||19.34%, see rank||21.33%|
|Sales and Office Occupations2||573,250||30.77%, see rank||32.73%|
|Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations2||2,650||0.14%, see rank||0.30%|
|Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations2||5,660||0.30%, see rank||0.29%|
|Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations2||89,518||4.80%, see rank||5.67%|
2 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over for the gender.
|Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over||3,814,199||100%||139,033,928|
|Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, Mining||43,462||1.14%, see rank||1.90%|
|Construction||250,997||6.58%, see rank||6.25%|
|Manufacturing||294,075||7.71%, see rank||10.39%|
|Wholesale Trade||78,185||2.05%, see rank||2.83%|
|Retail Trade||412,990||10.83%, see rank||11.65%|
|Transportation, Warehousing, Utilities||148,999||3.91%, see rank||4.92%|
|Information||84,089||2.20%, see rank||2.17%|
|Finance, Insurance, Real Estate, Rental, Leasing||247,653||6.49%, see rank||6.67%|
|Professional, Scientific, Management,|
Administrative, Waste Management Services
|552,907||14.50%, see rank||10.58%|
|Educational Services, Health Care, Social Assistance||804,003||21.08%, see rank||23.24%|
|Arts, Entertainment, Recreation,|
Accommodation, Food Services
|325,747||8.54%, see rank||9.25%|
|Public Administration||372,210||9.76%, see rank||5.17%|
|Other Services, Except Public Administration||198,882||5.21%, see rank||4.97%|
*Based on 2010 data. View historical careers data.
|Population in Poverty||861,969||11.08%, see rank||15.33%|
|Family in Poverty||155,973||7.75%, see rank||11.28%|
*Based on 2010 data. View historical poverty level data.