Bel-Ridge, Missouri Population 2020

2,663

Bel-Ridge is a city located in Missouri. With a 2020 population of 2,663, it is the 199th largest city in Missouri and the 6617th largest city in the United States. Bel-Ridge is currently declining at a rate of -0.49% annually and its population has decreased by -2.70% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,737 in 2010. Bel-Ridge reached it's highest population of 5,561 in 1970. Spanning over 1 miles, Bel-Ridge has a population density of 3,441 people per square mile.

The average household income in Bel-Ridge is $41,128 with a poverty rate of 31.38%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $839 per month, and the median house value is $65,500. The median age in Bel-Ridge is 30.2 years, 22.7 years for males, and 32.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 71.7 males.

Bel-Ridge Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 90.88%
  • White: 6.48%
  • Two or more races: 2.39%
  • Native American: 0.26%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Bel-Ridge, Missouri is 2,663, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,689.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,737.

Bel-Ridge, Missouri Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American2,47090.88%
White1766.48%
Two or More Races652.39%
American Indian and Alaska Native70.26%

Bel-Ridge Population Pyramid 2020

Bel-Ridge Median Age

30.2


Total

22.7


Male

32.4


Female

Bel-Ridge Adults

There are 1,776 adults, (285 of whom are seniors) in Bel-Ridge.

Bel-Ridge Age Dependency

82.3

Age Dependency Ratio

19.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

63.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Bel-Ridge Sex Ratio

Female

1,583

58.24%

Male

1,135

41.76%

Bel-Ridge Households and Families

Bel-Ridge Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Bel-Ridge Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married52%48%
Non Family42.1%57.9%
All34.9%65.1%
Female14.1%85.9%

34.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,0312.6434.9
Non Family4581.0842.1
Female3763.6514.1
Married1734.4552
Male243.33100

3.84

Average Family Size

2.64

Average Household Size

5.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Bel-Ridge Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade513.32%
9th to 12th Grade15510.09%
High School Graduate51733.66%
Some College51133.27%
Associates Degree16010.42%
Bachelors Degree1016.58%
Graduate Degree412.67%

Bel-Ridge Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black1,3581,187126
White13611516
Multiple Races3521
Hispanic1212
Native American77

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 white people with a rate of 11.76%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,093$31,118$29,531
Less Than High School$16,310$16,190$17,778
High School Grad$35,734$42,917$28,958
Some College$29,042$29,271$28,125
Bachelors Degree$37,560$34,375$37,813
Graduate Degree$$$

$30,093

Average Earnings

$31,118

Average Male

$29,531

Average Female

Bel-Ridge Language

Bel-Ridge Language by Age

Bel-Ridge Language

98.34% of Bel-Ridge residents speak only English, while 1.66% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.15% of the population.

Bel-Ridge Poverty

Bel-Ridge Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black2,47083233.68%
White176169.09%
Multiple6557.69%

31.38%

Overall Poverty Rate

28.02%

Male Poverty Rate

33.80%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bel-Ridge

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bel-Ridge is Black, with 33.68% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bel-Ridge is Multiple, with 7.69% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.90%. Among those working part-time, it was 46.21%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.58%.

Name Poverty
Some College25.04%
Less Than High School21.84%
High School16.44%
Bachelors or Greater3.52%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed68.00%
Male Unemployed31.68%
Female Employed12.42%
Male Employed5.08%

Bel-Ridge Income

Bel-Ridge Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$32,482$41,128
Families$38,516$46,405
Married Families$60,188-
Non Families$27,949$33,445

Bel-Ridge Marital Status

Bel-Ridge Marital Status

Marriage Rates

20.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

26.6%

Male Marriage Rate

17.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Bel-Ridge Married by Age and Sex

Bel-Ridge Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is Over 65.

Bel-Ridge Marital Status by Race

Bel-Ridge Veterans

69

Number of Veterans

53

Male Veterans

16

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam36
First Gulf War21
Second Gulf War16
World War II12
Korea7

$Bel-Ridge Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

46.38%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bel-Ridge Employment Status

63.9%

Labor Force Participation

54.3%

Employment Rate

15%

Unemployment Rate

Bel-Ridge 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

79.14%

Born in Missouri

99.26%

Native Born

0.74%

Foreign Born

0.44%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.26% of Bel-Ridge residents were born in the United States, with 79.14% having been born in Missouri. 0.44% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20202,663-13-0.49%
20192,676-13-0.48%
20182,689-8-0.30%
20172,697-13-0.48%
20162,710-24-0.88%
20152,734-5-0.18%
20142,739-5-0.18%
20132,744-7-0.25%
20122,751-3-0.11%
20112,75410.04%
20102,753-329-1.12%
20003,082-117-0.37%
19903,199-483-1.40%
19803,682-1,879-4.04%
19705,5611,1662.38%
19604,3950.00%