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.
|Population in Households||6,021|
|Population in Familes||4,859|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||120|
|Average Household Size||2.62|
|Average Family Size||3|
|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|
|Median Household Income||$39,694|
|Average Household Income||$48,789|
|Per Capita Income||$18,494|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.14%|
|Per Capita Income||0.99%|
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.
|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.