Charleston is one of 381 Metropolitan Statistical Areas (MSAs) in
Its 2012 population
195th in the nation.
PER CAPITA PERSONAL INCOME
In 2012 Charleston had a per capita personal income
This PCPI ranked 108th in the United States and was
97 percent of the national average,
The 2012 PCPI
reflected an increase of
national change was
In 2002 the PCPI of Charleston
was $29,916 and ranked 127th in the United States.
The 2002-2012 compound annual growth rate of PCPI
was 3.5 percent.
The compound annual growth rate
for the nation was 3.2 percent.
Per Capita Personal Income, 2012
Per Capita Income as a Percent of the United States
TOTAL PERSONAL INCOME
CAGR: compound annual growth rate
2011-12 percent change
In 2012 Charleston had a total personal income
This TPI ranked 186th in the United States.
In 2002 the TPI of Charleston
and ranked 171st in the United States.
*Note: Total personal income estimates
are in thousands of dollars, not adjusted for inflation.
COMPONENTS OF TOTAL PERSONAL INCOME
Total personal income includes
net earnings by place of residence; dividends, interest, and rent; and personal current transfer receipts received by
the residents of