|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Belmar is 5,881. Belmar, New Jersey is the 4,379th largest city in the US.
Belmar is located entirely in Monmouth County.
The peak population of Belmar was in 2000, when its population was 6,060. In 2000, Belmar was the 3,927th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 4,379th largest city in the US. Belmar is currently 3.0% smaller than it was in 2000.
Belmar has shrunk 2.9% since the year 2000. Belmar, New Jersey's growth is below average. 66% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Belmar has a population density of 5,544.5 people per square mile.
|4373||Pontoon Beach, Illinois||5,900||2.5%|
|4374||Hudson, New York||5,898||-21.4%|
|4375||Wake Village, Texas||5,897||11.3%|
|4377||Pass Christian, Mississippi||5,882||-10.7%|
|4378||Salamanca, New York||5,882||-3.3%|
|4379||Belmar, New Jersey||5,881||-2.9%|
|4380||Estes Park, Colorado||5,880||5.7%|
|4382||Hightstown, New Jersey||5,871||12.3%|
|4385||District Heights, Maryland||5,867||-3.9%|
The total voting age population of Belmar, New Jersey, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 4,578. The voting age population is 55.6% male and 44.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 16.8% of the residents of Belmar are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Belmar are 91.8% White, 4.1% Black, 3.4% Other, 0.5% Asian and 0.2% Two or more races. Additionally, 14.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Belmar, 11.9% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 22.1%. On a per-household basis, 6.2% of families are below the poverty line in Belmar.
Among those aged 16 and older, 70.5% of Belmar residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 93.1% of Belmar residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 49.5% have a bachelor's degree and 17.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Belmar residents aged 5 and older, 16.4% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 9.8% of residents speak Spanish at home, 5.8% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Belmar is 7.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Belmar, 14.6% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Belmar is $87,639.
In Belmar, 47.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 52.5% of housing units in Belmar.
Of all the housing units in Belmar, 33.3% of them were build before 1940.
In Belmar, 9.4% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 340 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Belmar is $1,568.
In Belmar, 90.7% of households have an active broadband internet connection.