The City of Belding had a population of 6,000 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Belding is located at latitude 43.0978 and longitude -85.2289 in Ionia County. The formal boundaries for the City of Belding 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.
|Total Population||6,000 (100%)|
|Population in Households||5,888 (98.1%)|
|Population in Families||4,725 (78.7%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||112 ( 1.9%)|
|Median Household Income||$39,909|
|Average Household Income||$50,918|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||10%|
|Per Capita Income||$19,116|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||2,578 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,405 (54.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||845 (32.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||328 (12.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$92,434|
|Average Home Value||$102,651|
|Housing Affordability Index3||211|
|Average Household Size||2.62|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.61%|
|Per Capita Income||1.7%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.37%|
The table below compares Belding to the other 692 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Michigan by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 158||77th|
|Population Density||# 262||62nd|
|Median Household Income||# 587||15th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 327||47th|
|Per Capita Income||# 637||8th|
|Diversity Index||# 252||64th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Michigan Census Data Comparison Tool.