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Income/capita 71%
Household income 43%
Unemployment 64%
IndexUniversity of VirginiaVirginiaNational
Income per capita$8,601$34,967$29,829
Median household income$31,433$66,149$55,322
Median income owner occupied$97,857$82,180$70,586
Median income renter occupied$28,361$42,481$35,192
Median earnings male$4,360$41,712$36,919
Median earnings female$2,499$29,664$26,250
Unemployment rate1.7%3.8%4.7%
Poverty level33.9%11.4%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in University of Virginia is 71% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in University of Virginia is 43% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in University of Virginia is 64% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in University of Virginia is 125% higher than the national average

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      $Input your household income
      $20,953$31,433$62,866
      City
      $44,094$66,149$132,298
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
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      University of Virginia median earnings by income bracket

      University of Virginia employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry4.1%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector1.2%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services2.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services9.6%11.5%
      Public administration0.6%2.6%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities1.4%2.1%
      Education, health & social services57.6%40.6%
      Other22.1%41.8%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Ivy, VA822$135,486145%
      Rivanna, VA1,733$128,214132%
      Free Union, VA291$88,75060%
      Hollymead, VA8,411$79,71244%
      Crozet, VA6,620$76,55238%
      University of Virginia, VA8,820$31,43343%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Graham, TX8,826$40,26127%
      Delta, CO8,813$37,15933%
      Barre, VT8,831$36,99233%
      Airmont, NY8,833$89,74362%
      Kings Grant, NC8,837$54,3582%
      University of Virginia, VA8,820$31,43343%
      Source: The University of Virginia, VA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).