The City of Belding had a population of 6,104 as of July 1, 2017.
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, 2017.
|Daytime Population: Workers||1,927|
|Daytime Population: Residents||3,624|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||5,551|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||0.91|
|Population in Households||5,985|
|Population in Familes||4,822|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||119|
|Median Household Income||$42,600|
|Average Household Income||$51,279|
|Per Capita Income||$19,349|
|Total Housing Units||2,587 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,455 (56.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||821 (31.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||311 (12.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$84,196|
|Average Home Value||$91,632|
|Average Household Size||2.63|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.02%|
|Per Capita Income||1.57%|
The table below compares Belding to the other 692 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Michigan by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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||# 156||78th|
|Population Density||# 250||64th|
|Diversity Index||# 235||66th|
|Median Household Income||# 434||37th|
|Per Capita Income||# 594||14th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Michigan Census Data Comparison Tool.