|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Belmont is 15,136. Belmont, North Carolina is the 2,330th largest city in the US.
Belmont is located entirely in Gaston County.
The current population of Belmont (15,136) is it's peak population.
Belmont has grown 70.1% since the 2000. Belmont, North Carolina is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 86% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Belmont has a population density of 1,014.3 people per square mile.
|2324||Johnson City, New York||15,203||-1.7%|
|2325||Asbury Park, New Jersey||15,194||-10.5%|
|2326||Laurinburg, North Carolina||15,177||-4.9%|
|2328||Front Royal, Virginia||15,155||11.2%|
|2330||Belmont, North Carolina||15,136||70.1%|
|2331||Davidson, North Carolina||15,132||108.4%|
|2332||Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina||15,128||-10.9%|
|2334||Hendersonville, North Carolina||15,099||31.9%|
|2335||California City, California||15,098||79.9%|
The total voting age population of Belmont, North Carolina, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 8,821. The voting age population is 45.8% male and 54.2% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 12.4% of the residents of Belmont are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Belmont are 74.4% White, 13.7% Black, 7.2% Two or more races, 3.6% Asian, 0.7% Other and 0.4% American Indian. Additionally, 2.6% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Belmont, 13.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 19.6%. On a per-household basis, 8.6% of families are below the poverty line in Belmont.
Among those aged 16 and older, 65.9% of Belmont residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 89.3% of Belmont residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 43.4% have a bachelor's degree and 14.7% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Belmont residents aged 5 and older, 6.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.7% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.1% speak an Indo-European language, and 3.2% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Belmont is 4.5%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Belmont, 8.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Belmont is $71,650.
In Belmont, 66.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 33.6% of housing units in Belmont.
Of all the housing units in Belmont, 10.8% of them were build before 1940.
In Belmont, 34.4% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,700 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Belmont is $1,013.
In Belmont, 84.0% of households have an active broadband internet connection.