Belmont, Massachusetts Population 2019

Belmont, Massachusetts's estimated population is according to the most recent United States census estimates. Belmont, Massachusetts is the -th largest city in Massachusetts based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 0.00 people/mi² (0.00 people/km²).

The overall median age is 41.6 years, 40 years for males, and 43 years for females. For every 100 females there are 91.9 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 10,359 households in the city, with an average size of 2.64 people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was 1.7%, with a median rent of $1802/month. The median house has 6.4 rooms, and has a value of $759,500.

The median income for households in Belmont, Massachusetts is $118,370, while the mean household income is $161,016.

Belmont Ma Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Belmont Ma was:

  • White: 79.57%
  • Asian: 15.50%
  • Two or more races: 2.62%
  • Black or African American: 1.62%
  • Other race: 0.47%
  • Native American: 0.19%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.03%
LatLng(42.3953, -71.1803)
Rank in State-th
StateMassachusetts
CountyMiddlesex County
Time ZoneEastern Time Zone
Land Area (km²)12.04 (4.65 mi²)
Water Area (km²)0.18 (0.07 mi²)
TypeTown
GEOID2505105
Density (km²)0.00
Density (mi²)0.00
Area Code(s)617 / 857

Population by Race

Race Population
White20,660
Asian4,025
Two or More Races680
Black or African American421
Some Other Race121
American Indian and Alaska Native50
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander8

Belmont Ma Population Pyramid 2019

Belmont Ma Median Age

41.6


Total

40


Male

43


Female

Belmont Ma Adults

There are 19,567 adults, (4,309 of whom are seniors) in Belmont Ma.

Belmont Ma Age Dependency

70.2

Age Dependency Ratio

28.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Belmont Ma Sex Ratio

Female

13,533

52.12%

Male

12,432

47.88%

Belmont Ma Households and Families

Belmont Ma Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Belmont Ma Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married73.5%26.5%
All63.4%36.6%
Female56%44%
Non Family47%53%
Male43.6%56.4%

63.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,7282.6463.4
Married5,7913.2773.5
Non Family2,7961.2547
Female8342.9256
Male3072.5843.6

3.15

Average Family Size

2.64

Average Household Size

3.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Belmont Ma Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2981.66%
9th to 12th Grade3301.83%
High School Graduate1,6929.40%
Some College1,7679.82%
Associates Degree8314.62%
Bachelors Degree4,79126.62%
Graduate Degree8,28646.05%

Belmont Ma Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White14,24113,87310,228
Asian2,5942,4152,139
Hispanic621574387
Black308293199
Multiple Races189162104
Other Race939356
Native American191919
Islander888

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$69,670$82,887$60,250
Less Than High School$18,811$17,974$20,714
High School Grad$40,766$42,981$32,500
Some College$37,917$42,604$37,344
Bachelors Degree$62,416$77,798$51,526
Graduate Degree$93,537$116,098$80,768

$69,670

Average Earnings

$82,887

Average Male

$60,250

Average Female

Belmont Ma Language

Belmont Ma Language by Age

Belmont Ma Language

71.50% of Belmont Ma residents speak only English, while 28.50% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 11.92% of the population.

Belmont Ma Poverty

Belmont Ma Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White19,3706093.14%
Asian3,99657914.49%
Hispanic1,2231088.83%
Black4217217.10%
Multiple680669.71%
Other1213428.10%
Native501530.00%

5.53%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.75%

Male Poverty Rate

6.25%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Belmont Ma

The race most likely to be in poverty in Belmont Ma is Native, with 30.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Belmont Ma is White, with 3.14% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.87%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.15%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.93%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School9.90%
Some College9.05%
High School7.36%
Bachelors or Greater3.29%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed11.61%
Female Unemployed9.90%
Female Employed2.04%
Male Employed1.51%

Belmont Ma Income

Belmont Ma Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$118,370$161,016
Families$148,793$192,079
Married Families$165,915-
Non Families$60,450$79,843

Belmont Ma Marital Status

Belmont Ma Marital Status

Marriage Rates

59.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.6%

Male Marriage Rate

56.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Belmont Ma Married by Age and Sex

Belmont Ma Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Belmont Ma Marital Status by Race

Belmont Ma Veterans

847

Number of Veterans

784

Male Veterans

63

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam275
World War II172
Korea117
Second Gulf War41
First Gulf War30

Belmont Ma Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White8195.15%
Hispanic182.42%
Asian150.51%
Black92.66%
2 or More41.52%

Belmont Ma Veterans by Education

0.13%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.56%

Veteran Disability Rate

Belmont Ma Employment Status

67.9%

Labor Force Participation

64.9%

Employment Rate

4.4%

Unemployment Rate

Belmont Ma Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

48.24%

Born in Massachusetts

77.70%

Native Born

22.30%

Foreign Born

10.85%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

77.70% of Belmont Ma residents were born in the United States, with 48.24% having been born in Massachusetts. 10.85% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.