Belding, MI Profile: Facts, Map & Data

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Belding, Michigan - Basic Facts

The City of Belding had a population of 6,141 as of July 1, 2016.

The primary coordinate point for Belding is located at latitude 43.0965 and longitude -85.233 in Ionia County. The formal boundaries for the City of Belding (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.72 sq. miles and a water area of 0.18 sq. miles. Ionia County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 778 feet.

The City of Belding (GNIS ID: 1625907) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Belding population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.


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Belding, MI Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)

POPULATION

Total Population 6,141
Population in Households 6,021
Population in Familes 4,859
Population in Group Qrtrs 120
Population Density1 1,301
Diversity Index2 21
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 2,299
Average Household Size 2.62
Family Households 1,549
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 2,608 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,483 (56.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 816 (31.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 309 (11.8%)
Median Home Value $83,286
Average Home Value $88,958
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $39,694
Average Household Income $48,789
Per Capita Income $18,494
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.04% 0.97%
Households 1.0% 0.92%
Families 0.81% 0.8%
Median Household Income   2.14%
Per Capita Income   0.99%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Belding, MI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Belding to the other 692 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Michigan by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 154 78th
Population Density1 # 249 64th
Diversity Index2 # 230 67th
Median Household Income # 461 34th
Per Capita Income # 599 14th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Michigan Census Data Comparison Tool.