Personal Income Increases in Villages

Per capita income grows by 3 percent in 2014, to $36,481.

Annual per capita personal income increased by 3 percent to $36,481 in 2014 in The Villages metropolitan statistical area, which includes all of Sumter County, the Bureau of Economic Analysis released Thursday in a survey. That compares with a Florida per capita increase of 3.5 percent to $42,737, the data showed. All U.S metropolitan areas averaged a 4.6 percent increase.

— David R. Corder, Daily Sun