|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Belding is 6,129. Belding, Michigan is the 4,276th largest city in the US.
Belding is located entirely in Ionia County.
The current population of Belding (6,129) is it's peak population.
Belding has grown 4.5% since the 2000. Belding, Michigan's growth is about average. 52% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Belding has a population density of 1,219.4 people per square mile.
|4271||Morris Plains, New Jersey||6,135||9.0%|
|4272||Oceanport, New Jersey||6,134||5.3%|
|4273||Cherryville, North Carolina||6,132||10.8%|
|4282||Gas City, Indiana||6,094||2.8%|
The total voting age population of Belding, Michigan, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 4,075. The voting age population is 45.1% male and 54.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 13.4% of the residents of Belding are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Belding are 95.9% White, 3.5% Two or more races, 0.5% Other and 0.1% Black. Additionally, 2.4% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Belding, 18.0% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 22.1%. On a per-household basis, 17.0% of families are below the poverty line in Belding.
Among those aged 16 and older, 62.0% of Belding residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 88.5% of Belding residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 11.8% have a bachelor's degree and 3.5% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Belding residents aged 5 and older, 2.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.4% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.7% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Belding is 8.1%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Belding, 8.1% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Belding is $41,812.
In Belding, 58.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 41.5% of housing units in Belding.
Of all the housing units in Belding, 38.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Belding, 7.5% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 180 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Belding is $692.
In Belding, 84.2% of households have an active broadband internet connection.