Bel-Ridge, Missouri Population 2023

1,952

Bel-Ridge is a city located in Missouri. With a 2023 population of 1,952, it is the 259th largest city in Missouri and the 11081st largest city in the United States.Bel-Ridge is currently declining at a rate of -2.98% annually and its population has decreased by -8.44% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,132 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Bel-Ridge has a population density of 2,522 people per square mile.

The average household income in Bel-Ridge is $44,883 with a poverty rate of 32.97%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Bel-Ridge is 28.6 years, 24.3 years for males, and 31.4 years for females.

Bel-Ridge Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Bel-Ridge was:

  • Black or African American: 86.3%
  • White: 8.6%
  • Other race: 2.64%
  • Two or more races: 2.2%
  • Native American: 0.26%
  • Asian: 0%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
The current population of Bel-Ridge, Missouri is 1,952 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 2,132.

Bel-Ridge, Missouri Population 2023

Population by Race

Black or African American

White

Other race

Two or more races

Native American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Bel-Ridge Population by Race

Bel-Ridge Population Pyramid 2023

Bel-Ridge Median Age

28.6

Total

24.3

Male

31.4

Female

Bel-Ridge Adults

There are 1,795 adults, (225 of whom are seniors) in Bel-Ridge.

Bel-Ridge Age Dependency

71.1

Age Dependency Ratio

14.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

56.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Bel-Ridge Sex Ratio

Female1,58058.82%
Male1,10641.18%

Bel-Ridge Population by Age

Bel-Ridge Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

3.97

Average Family Size

2.77

Average Household Size

37.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Bel-Ridge Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Bel-Ridge Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Bel-Ridge Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 7.04%.

Bel-Ridge Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$31,208

Average Earnings

$30,230

Average Male

$33,750

Average Female

Bel-Ridge Earnings by Educational Attainment

Bel-Ridge Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Bel-Ridge Language

96.49% of Bel-Ridge residents speak only English, while 3.51% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.36% of the population.

Bel-Ridge Language

Bel-Ridge Poverty by Race

rate

32.97%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.6%

Male Poverty Rate

27.78%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bel-Ridge

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bel-Ridge is Other, with 179.41% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bel-Ridge is White, with 12.56% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.1%. Among those working part-time, it was 35.79%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.81%.

Bel-Ridge Poverty

Bel-Ridge Poverty Rate by Education

Bel-Ridge Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Bel-Ridge Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Bel-Ridge Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

22.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

27.1%

Male Marriage Rate

19.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Bel-Ridge Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Bel-Ridge 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 45-54.

Bel-Ridge Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Bel-Ridge Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

63

Number of Veterans

63

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Bel-Ridge Veterans by War

Bel-Ridge Veterans by Age

count

Bel-Ridge Veterans by Race

Bel-Ridge Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

20.63%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.1%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bel-Ridge Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

64.5%

Labor Force Participation

52.8%

Employment Rate

18.1%

Unemployment Rate

Bel-Ridge Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Bel-Ridge Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Bel-Ridge Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

106.8%

Born in Bel-Ridge

123.83%

Native Born

2.16%

Foreign Born

1.59%

Non Citizen

0.56%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

123.83% of Bel-Ridge residents were born in the United States, with 106.8% having been born in Missouri. 1.59% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Bel-Ridge Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Bel-Ridge Population by Year