2015 State of the Commonwealth Report
The good news is that the “real,” inflation-adjusted incomes of Virginians in nearly every area of the Commonwealth are higher than in nearly all comparable regions along the Atlantic Coast, including New York City.
Center for Economic Analysis and Policy, Old Dominion University, "Part 4: If You Can Make It There... You Can Make It Even Better In Virginia" (2015). State of the Commonwealth Reports. 21.