Bel Aire, Kansas Population 2020

8,587

Bel Aire is a city located in Kansas. With a 2020 population of 8,587, it is the 41st largest city in Kansas and the 3420th largest city in the United States. Bel Aire is currently growing at a rate of 3.09% annually and its population has increased by 26.86% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,769 in 2010. Spanning over 7 miles, Bel Aire has a population density of 1,269 people per square mile.

The average household income in Bel Aire is $109,895 with a poverty rate of 1.07%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,158 per month, and the median house value is $157,900. The median age in Bel Aire is 39 years, 38.4 years for males, and 40.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 101.0 males.

Bel Aire Demographics

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

  • White: 81.37%
  • Black or African American: 8.33%
  • Asian: 4.43%
  • Two or more races: 4.39%
  • Other race: 1.13%
  • Native American: 0.34%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Bel Aire, Kansas is 8,587, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 8,073.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 6,769.

Bel Aire, Kansas Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,24281.37%
Black or African American6398.33%
Asian3404.43%
Two or More Races3374.39%
Some Other Race871.13%
American Indian and Alaska Native260.34%

Bel Aire Population Pyramid 2020

Bel Aire Median Age

39


Total

38.4


Male

40.8


Female

Bel Aire Adults

There are 5,596 adults, (1,051 of whom are seniors) in Bel Aire.

Bel Aire Age Dependency

68.8

Age Dependency Ratio

23.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Bel Aire Sex Ratio

Female

3,817

49.76%

Male

3,854

50.24%

Bel Aire Households and Families

Bel Aire Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Bel Aire Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92.5%7.5%
All83.6%16.4%
Non Family74.4%25.6%
Male47.1%52.9%
Female44.3%55.7%

83.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,8732.6783.6
Married1,8583.3492.5
Non Family7621.0774.4
Female1492.6344.3
Male1042.4947.1

3.24

Average Family Size

2.67

Average Household Size

1.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.7%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Bel Aire Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade150.29%
9th to 12th Grade791.52%
High School Graduate4759.11%
Some College1,02819.72%
Associates Degree2765.30%
Bachelors Degree2,07439.79%
Graduate Degree1,26524.27%

Bel Aire Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,0054,0052,719
Black563535345
Hispanic295244154
Asian238223103
Other Race878735
Multiple Races858518
Native American2626

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 67.89%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$51,684$68,038$38,341
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$28,750$35,595$
Some College$53,415$67,125$27,418
Bachelors Degree$52,169$73,491$40,357
Graduate Degree$54,383$69,287$44,773

$51,684

Average Earnings

$68,038

Average Male

$38,341

Average Female

Bel Aire Language

Bel Aire Language by Age

Bel Aire Language

90.15% of Bel Aire residents speak only English, while 9.85% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 4.38% of the population.

Bel Aire Poverty

Bel Aire Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,900520.88%
Hispanic462153.25%
Asian340154.41%

1.07%

Overall Poverty Rate

0.49%

Male Poverty Rate

1.65%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bel Aire

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bel Aire is Asian, with 4.41% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bel Aire is White, with 0.88% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.65%. Among those working part-time, it was 1.49%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 3.10%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.91%
High School2.74%
Some College1.53%
Bachelors or Greater0.57%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed1.16%
Male Employed0.80%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Bel Aire Income

Bel Aire Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$95,250$109,895
Families$110,578$127,043
Married Families$115,964-
Non Families$45,000$62,085

Bel Aire Marital Status

Bel Aire Marital Status

Marriage Rates

65.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

63.7%

Male Marriage Rate

67.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Bel Aire Married by Age and Sex

Bel Aire Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Bel Aire Marital Status by Race

Bel Aire Veterans

460

Number of Veterans

431

Male Veterans

29

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War114
Second Gulf War106
Vietnam77
World War II57
Korea56
Name Veterans % of Total
White3397.66%
Black6610.89%
2 or More3338.82%
Hispanic227.01%
Other2225.29%

$Bel Aire Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

12.83%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bel Aire Employment Status

72.2%

Labor Force Participation

71.1%

Employment Rate

0.8%

Unemployment Rate

Bel Aire 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

68.53%

Born in Kansas

95.52%

Native Born

4.48%

Foreign Born

0.26%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.52% of Bel Aire residents were born in the United States, with 68.53% having been born in Kansas. 0.26% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20208,5872573.09%
20198,3302573.18%
20188,0731672.11%
20177,9062573.36%
20167,6492473.34%
20157,4021341.84%
20147,2683595.20%
20136,909781.14%
20126,831340.50%
20116,797180.27%
20106,7799431.51%
20005,8362,1414.68%
19903,6950.00%