The City of Belding had a population of 6,114 as of July 1, 2018.
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.
|Population in Households||5,998|
|Population in Familes||4,791|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||116|
|Median Household Income||$42,824|
|Average Household Income||$51,879|
|Per Capita Income||$19,535|
|Total Housing Units||2,574 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,440 (55.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||836 (32.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||298 (11.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$86,108|
|Average Home Value||$94,514|
|Average Household Size||2.64|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.98%|
|Per Capita Income||2.67%|
The table below compares Belding to the other 692 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Michigan by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 155||78th|
|Population Density||# 252||64th|
|Diversity Index||# 241||65th|
|Median Household Income||# 455||34th|
|Per Capita Income||# 609||12th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Michigan Census Data Comparison Tool.