Statewide Claims to Fame

Belmont is 15th in North Carolina out of 145 other cities in Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

Belmont is 16th in North Carolina out of 145 other cities in Race - Asian

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Belmont Rank North Carolina US
Current population (2012) 10,302 83rd 9,752,073 313,914,040
Size in square miles 9.9 81st 48,617.9 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,014.3 103rd 196.1 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Belmont Rank North Carolina US
Residents younger than 5 5.9% 109th 6.4% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 23.1% 95th 23.4% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 10.9% 102nd 13.8% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Belmont Rank North Carolina US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 85.8% 78th 84.1% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 35.2% 41st 26.5% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Belmont Rank North Carolina US
Race - White 83.6% 37th 71.9% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 8.9% 106th 22.0% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.3% 113th 1.5% 1.2%
Race - Asian 4.1% 16th 2.5% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.2% 15th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.6% 107th 2.0% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 3.5% 114th 8.7% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 81.8% 35th 64.7% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Belmont Rank North Carolina US
Female residents 51.5% 98th 51.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 5.8% 80th 7.4% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Belmont Rank North Carolina US
Housing units 4,221 90th 4,362,740 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 14.1% 104th 17.0% 25.9%
Households 3,956 83rd 3,664,119 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 71.0% 47th 67.8% 66.1%
Home median value $160,300 66th $152,700 $186,200
People per household 2.4 98th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Belmont Rank North Carolina US
Income per capita $31,384 30th $25,256 $27,915
Income per household $50,547 53rd $46,291 $52,762
Income below poverty line 10.0% 102nd 16.1% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Belmont Rank North Carolina US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 1,268 68th 798,791 27,092,908
Retail sales $290,786 68th $114,578,173 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $31,423 27th $12,641 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $25,308 80th $16,126,939 $613,795,732

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