Belle Plaine, Minnesota Population 2020

7,404

Belle Plaine is a city located in Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 7,404, it is the 124th largest city in Minnesota and the 3815th largest city in the United States. Belle Plaine is currently growing at a rate of 1.62% annually and its population has increased by 11.15% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,661 in 2010. Spanning over 6 miles, Belle Plaine has a population density of 1,249 people per square mile.

The average household income in Belle Plaine is $83,158 with a poverty rate of 7.50%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $777 per month, and the median house value is $207,600. The median age in Belle Plaine is 34.6 years, 35 years for males, and 34.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 91.9 males.

Belle Plaine Demographics

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

  • White: 92.64%
  • Asian: 3.09%
  • Other race: 2.59%
  • Black or African American: 1.32%
  • Two or more races: 0.33%
  • Native American: 0.03%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Belle Plaine, Minnesota is 7,404, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 7,168.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 6,661.

Belle Plaine, Minnesota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,51292.64%
Asian2173.09%
Some Other Race1822.59%
Black or African American931.32%
Two or More Races230.33%
American Indian and Alaska Native20.03%

Belle Plaine Population Pyramid 2020

Belle Plaine Median Age

34.6


Total

35


Male

34.1


Female

Belle Plaine Adults

There are 5,025 adults, (1,010 of whom are seniors) in Belle Plaine.

Belle Plaine Age Dependency

75.1

Age Dependency Ratio

25.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

49.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Belle Plaine Sex Ratio

Female

3,663

52.11%

Male

3,366

47.89%

Belle Plaine Households and Families

Belle Plaine Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Belle Plaine Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married93%7%
All87.1%12.9%
Female84.5%15.5%
Non Family66.7%33.3%

87.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,2702.9387.1
Married1,3783.3793
Non Family4441.3666.7
Female3103.2384.5
Male1382.97100

3.24

Average Family Size

2.93

Average Household Size

8.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Belle Plaine Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1673.68%
9th to 12th Grade1944.27%
High School Graduate1,48632.70%
Some College1,02722.60%
Associates Degree64614.22%
Bachelors Degree69315.25%
Graduate Degree3317.28%

Belle Plaine Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,2783,973985
Hispanic108108
Asian816523
Black753516
Other Race5252
Native American22

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 28.40%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,345$51,167$30,593
Less Than High School$20,168$$18,235
High School Grad$32,129$46,830$22,010
Some College$43,305$52,054$35,774
Bachelors Degree$53,448$67,500$42,794
Graduate Degree$58,088$80,089$51,830

$42,345

Average Earnings

$51,167

Average Male

$30,593

Average Female

Belle Plaine Language

Belle Plaine Language by Age

Belle Plaine Language

93.88% of Belle Plaine residents speak only English, while 6.12% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.26% of the population.

Belle Plaine Poverty

Belle Plaine Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,0272764.58%
Asian20116280.60%
Hispanic350329.14%
Black931920.43%
Other182137.14%
Multiple231356.52%

7.50%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.20%

Male Poverty Rate

11.57%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Belle Plaine

The race most likely to be in poverty in Belle Plaine is Asian, with 80.60% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Belle Plaine is White, with 4.58% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.18%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.54%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 8.21%.

Name Poverty
High School6.73%
Some College4.91%
Bachelors or Greater1.91%
Less Than High School0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Employed5.92%
Male Employed2.05%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Belle Plaine Income

Belle Plaine Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$80,625$83,158
Families$88,848$89,140
Married Families$101,964-
Non Families$45,577$50,846

Belle Plaine Marital Status

Belle Plaine Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.3%

Male Marriage Rate

53.2%

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 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Belle Plaine Marital Status by Race

Belle Plaine Veterans

390

Number of Veterans

377

Male Veterans

13

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam188
Second Gulf War120
First Gulf War75
Korea23
World War II21

$Belle Plaine Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.44%

Veteran Disability Rate

Belle Plaine Employment Status

76.1%

Labor Force Participation

73.7%

Employment Rate

3.2%

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

80.72%

Born in Minnesota

96.66%

Native Born

3.34%

Foreign Born

0.97%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.66% of Belle Plaine residents were born in the United States, with 80.72% having been born in Minnesota. 0.97% 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
20207,4041181.62%
20197,2861181.65%
20187,168320.45%
20177,1361181.68%
20167,018931.34%
20156,925300.44%
20146,895440.64%
20136,851440.65%
20126,807761.13%
20116,731520.78%
20106,6792,8905.83%
20003,7896401.87%
19903,1493951.35%
19802,7540.00%