Belle Plaine, Kansas Population 2020

1,556

Belle Plaine is a city located in Kansas. With a 2020 population of 1,556, it is the 144th largest city in Kansas and the 8577th largest city in the United States. Belle Plaine is currently declining at a rate of -0.38% annually and its population has decreased by -7.44% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,681 in 2010. Belle Plaine reached it's highest population of 1,674 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Belle Plaine has a population density of 1,872 people per square mile.

The average household income in Belle Plaine is $62,963 with a poverty rate of 8.16%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $712 per month, and the median house value is $74,000. The median age in Belle Plaine is 43.6 years, 47.4 years for males, and 41.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 102.2 males.

Belle Plaine Demographics

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

  • White: 96.15%
  • Native American: 1.64%
  • Two or more races: 1.20%
  • Other race: 0.76%
  • Asian: 0.25%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Belle Plaine, Kansas is 1,556, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,568.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,681.

Belle Plaine, Kansas Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,52496.15%
American Indian and Alaska Native261.64%
Two or More Races191.20%
Some Other Race120.76%
Asian40.25%

Belle Plaine Population Pyramid 2020

Belle Plaine Median Age

43.6


Total

47.4


Male

41.8


Female

Belle Plaine Adults

There are 1,275 adults, (260 of whom are seniors) in Belle Plaine.

Belle Plaine Age Dependency

56.2

Age Dependency Ratio

25.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Belle Plaine Sex Ratio

Female

784

49.46%

Male

801

50.54%

Belle Plaine Households and Families

Belle Plaine Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Belle Plaine Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female94.1%5.9%
Married78.9%21.1%
All69.8%30.2%
Male60%40%
Non Family54%46%

69.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6482.4569.8
Married3793.1278.9
Non Family2371.354
Female173.3594.1
Male152.660

3.1

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

6.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Belle Plaine Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade80.70%
9th to 12th Grade726.29%
High School Graduate45439.69%
Some College33829.55%
Associates Degree12811.19%
Bachelors Degree1028.92%
Graduate Degree423.67%

Belle Plaine Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,051997140
Hispanic58364
Native American2121
Multiple Races1410
Other Race1010
Asian444

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 asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,583$45,804$27,955
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$41,603$42,596$32,708
Some College$29,861$47,292$20,357
Bachelors Degree$43,125$57,813$41,125
Graduate Degree$61,250$58,750$67,500

$39,583

Average Earnings

$45,804

Average Male

$27,955

Average Female

Belle Plaine Language

Belle Plaine Language by Age

Belle Plaine Language

98.35% of Belle Plaine residents speak only English, while 1.65% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.99% of the population.

Belle Plaine Poverty

Belle Plaine Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,4331208.37%
Hispanic10398.74%
Other12325.00%

8.16%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.24%

Male Poverty Rate

11.15%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Belle Plaine

The race most likely to be in poverty in Belle Plaine is Other, with 25.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Belle Plaine is White, with 8.37% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.44%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.72%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.50%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School10.00%
High School9.47%
Some College5.58%
Bachelors or Greater2.78%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed38.46%
Male Unemployed20.00%
Female Employed5.92%
Male Employed4.92%

Belle Plaine Income

Belle Plaine Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$56,750$62,963
Families$71,902$77,948
Married Families$75,313-
Non Families$28,523$36,831

Belle Plaine Marital Status

Belle Plaine Marital Status

Marriage Rates

60.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.0%

Male Marriage Rate

62.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Belle Plaine Married by Age and Sex

Belle Plaine 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 45-54.

Belle Plaine Marital Status by Race

Belle Plaine Veterans

145

Number of Veterans

139

Male Veterans

6

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam54
Second Gulf War20
First Gulf War18
Korea16
World War II

$Belle Plaine Veterans by Education

13.79%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.21%

Veteran Disability Rate

Belle Plaine Employment Status

64.2%

Labor Force Participation

62.1%

Employment Rate

3.4%

Unemployment Rate

Belle Plaine 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

66.56%

Born in Kansas

99.75%

Native Born

0.25%

Foreign Born

0.25%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.75% of Belle Plaine residents were born in the United States, with 66.56% having been born in Kansas. 0.25% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,556-6-0.38%
20191,562-6-0.38%
20181,568-9-0.57%
20171,577-6-0.38%
20161,583-19-1.19%
20151,602-8-0.50%
20141,610-14-0.86%
20131,624-8-0.49%
20121,632-15-0.91%
20111,647-27-1.61%
20101,6740.00%