Belle Meade, Tennessee Population 2021

2,814
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Belle Meade is a city located in Tennessee. With a 2020 population of 2,814, it is the 140th largest city in Tennessee and the 6443rd largest city in the United States . Belle Meade is currently declining at a rate of -0.78% annually and its population has decreased by -3.37% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,912 in 2010. Belle Meade reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 3 miles, Belle Meade has a population density of 917 people per square mile.

The average household income in Belle Meade is $401,543 with a poverty rate of 2.32%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $2,828 per month, and the median house value is $1.52 Mn. The median age in Belle Meade is 50.2 years, 50.1 years for males, and 50.4 years for females.

Belle Meade Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Belle Meadewas:

  • White: 96.54%
  • Two or more races: 2.11%
  • Black or African American: 0.79%
  • Asian: 0.57%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Belle Meade, Tennessee is 2,814 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,858.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,912.

Belle Meade, Tennessee Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,20196.54%
Two or More Races482.11%
Black or African American180.79%
Asian130.57%
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Belle Meade Population by Race

Belle Meade Population Pyramid $2021

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Belle Meade Median Age

50.2


Total

50.1


Male

50.4


Female

Belle Meade Adults

There are 1,745 adults, (546 of whom are seniors) in Belle Meade.

Belle Meade Age Dependency

90.2

Age Dependency Ratio

45.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Belle Meade Sex Ratio

Female

1,182

51.84%

Male

1,098

48.16%

Belle Meade Population by Age

Belle Meade Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Belle Meade Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male50%50%
Female92%8%
Non Family92.4%7.6%
All93.8%6.2%
Married94.6%5.4%

93.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Belle Meade Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8532.6593.8
Married6902.9194.6
Non Family1051.0992.4
Female502.5492
Male82.2550

2.86

Average Family Size

2.65

Average Household Size

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Belle Meade Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
9th to 12th Grade60.37%
High School Graduate342.08%
Some College17410.66%
Associates Degree321.96%
Bachelors Degree77147.21%
Graduate Degree61637.72%
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Belle Meade Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Belle Meade Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,6001,5941,359
2+ Races151515
Asian131313
Black55

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

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

Belle Meade Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$129,125$212,813$65,536
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$$$
Some College$40,938$42,396$34,375
Bachelors Degree$107,361$160,368$
Graduate Degree$206,250$250,000$85,000

$129,125

Average Earnings

$212,813

Average Male

$65,536

Average Female

Belle Meade Earnings by Educational Attainment

Belle Meade Language by Age

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Belle Meade Language

96.61% of Belle Meade residents speak only English, while 3.39% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.00% of the population.

Belle Meade Language

Belle Meade Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,201512.32%
Black18211.11%

2.32%

Overall Poverty Rate

1.46%

Male Poverty Rate

3.13%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Belle Meade

The race most likely to be in poverty in Belle Meade is Black, with 11.11% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Belle Meade is White, with 2.32% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.39%. Among those working part-time, it was 2.61%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 4.07%.

Belle Meade Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School20.59%
Some College6.31%
Bachelors or Greater1.51%
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%

Belle Meade Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed57.14%
Male Unemployed40.00%
Female Employed2.98%
Male Employed0.79%

Belle Meade Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Belle Meade Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$250,000$401,543
Families$250,000$425,213
Married Families$250,000-
Non Families$86,719$225,301
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Income by Household Type

Belle Meade Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

76.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

78.7%

Male Marriage Rate

74.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Belle Meade Married by Age and Sex

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Belle Meade 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.

Belle Meade Marital Status by Race

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Belle Meade Marital Status

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182

Number of Veterans

182

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam86
Korea25
First Gulf War13
World War II12
Second Gulf War6

Belle Meade Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+104
65 to 7444
35 to 5419
55 to 6414
18 to 341

Belle Meade Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White18110.57%
Black120.00%

Belle Meade Veterans by Race

Belle Meade Veterans by Education

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2.75%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.77%

Veteran Disability Rate

Belle Meade Veterans by Education

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54.2%

Labor Force Participation

53.6%

Employment Rate

1.2%

Unemployment Rate

Belle Meade Employment by Age

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Belle Meade Employment by Race

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Belle Meade Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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54.52%

Born in Belle Meade

98.11%

Native Born

1.89%

Foreign Born

0.48%

Non Citizen

1.40%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.11% of Belle Meade residents were born in the United States, with 54.52% having been born in Tennessee. 0.48% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Belle Meade Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20212,814-22-0.78%
20202,836-22-0.77%
20192,858-22-0.76%
20182,880-20-0.69%
20172,900-71-2.39%
20162,971-22-0.74%
20152,993-10-0.33%
20143,003210.70%
20132,982200.68%
20122,962391.33%
20112,923250.86%
20102,898-45-0.15%
20002,9431040.36%
19902,839-343-1.13%
19803,1821000.16%
19603,0822510.85%
19502,8310.00%

Belle Meade Population by Year