Bellefontaine Neighbors, Missouri Population 2020

10,346

Bellefontaine Neighbors is a city located in Missouri. With a 2020 population of 10,346, it is the 78th largest city in Missouri and the 3023rd largest city in the United States. Bellefontaine Neighbors is currently declining at a rate of -0.53% annually and its population has decreased by -4.73% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 10,860 in 2010. Bellefontaine Neighbors reached it's highest population of 14,084 in 1970. Spanning over 4 miles, Bellefontaine Neighbors has a population density of 2,354 people per square mile.

The average household income in Bellefontaine Neighbors is $56,365 with a poverty rate of 19.18%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,038 per month, and the median house value is $63,600. The median age in Bellefontaine Neighbors is 42.1 years, 41.1 years for males, and 43.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 80.5 males.

Bellefontaine Neighbors Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Bellefontaine Neighbors was:

  • Black or African American: 75.47%
  • White: 22.47%
  • Two or more races: 1.53%
  • Other race: 0.49%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.04%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
The current population of Bellefontaine Neighbors, Missouri is 10,346, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 10,456.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 10,860.

Bellefontaine Neighbors, Missouri Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American8,01075.47%
White2,38522.47%
Two or More Races1621.53%
Some Other Race520.49%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander40.04%

Bellefontaine Neighbors Population Pyramid 2020

Bellefontaine Neighbors Median Age

42.1


Total

41.1


Male

43.5


Female

Bellefontaine Neighbors Adults

There are 8,471 adults, (1,784 of whom are seniors) in Bellefontaine Neighbors.

Bellefontaine Neighbors Age Dependency

58.7

Age Dependency Ratio

26.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32

Child Dependency Ratio

Bellefontaine Neighbors Sex Ratio

Female

5,881

55.41%

Male

4,732

44.59%

Bellefontaine Neighbors Households and Families

Bellefontaine Neighbors Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Bellefontaine Neighbors Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.9%10.1%
All65.2%34.8%
Non Family62.1%37.9%
Male59.1%40.9%
Female50.6%49.4%

65.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,9722.5565.2
Non Family1,4731.3662.1
Female1,3213.2550.6
Married1,0073.2889.9
Male1713.0959.1

3.15

Average Family Size

2.55

Average Household Size

9.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Bellefontaine Neighbors Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2343.25%
9th to 12th Grade6629.21%
High School Graduate2,41933.64%
Some College1,96427.31%
Associates Degree86211.99%
Bachelors Degree6649.23%
Graduate Degree3865.37%

Bellefontaine Neighbors Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black5,1244,437699
White1,9501,757343
Hispanic7272
Other Race5251
Multiple Races52378

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 17.59%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,651$28,875$31,657
Less Than High School$11,484$5,450$12,076
High School Grad$27,770$27,854$27,607
Some College$30,556$28,849$31,701
Bachelors Degree$50,417$$48,795
Graduate Degree$59,154$58,529$65,125

$30,651

Average Earnings

$28,875

Average Male

$31,657

Average Female

Bellefontaine Neighbors Language

Bellefontaine Neighbors Language by Age

Bellefontaine Neighbors Language

98.61% of Bellefontaine Neighbors residents speak only English, while 1.39% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.73% of the population.

Bellefontaine Neighbors Poverty

Bellefontaine Neighbors Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black7,7581,61720.84%
White2,02823411.54%
Multiple1626942.59%
Other5211.92%

19.18%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.27%

Male Poverty Rate

19.87%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bellefontaine Neighbors

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bellefontaine Neighbors is Multiple, with 42.59% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bellefontaine Neighbors is Other, with 1.92% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.13%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.67%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.98%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School48.60%
High School19.60%
Some College11.21%
Bachelors or Greater3.37%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed59.17%
Male Unemployed27.05%
Male Employed14.03%
Female Employed4.60%

Bellefontaine Neighbors Income

Bellefontaine Neighbors Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,700$56,365
Families$52,445$65,933
Married Families$71,894-
Non Families$30,188$36,493

Bellefontaine Neighbors Marital Status

Bellefontaine Neighbors Marital Status

Marriage Rates

26.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

31.6%

Male Marriage Rate

22.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Bellefontaine Neighbors Married by Age and Sex

Bellefontaine Neighbors 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 35-44.

Bellefontaine Neighbors Marital Status by Race

Bellefontaine Neighbors Veterans

732

Number of Veterans

710

Male Veterans

22

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam210
First Gulf War171
Korea153
World War II72
Second Gulf War23

$Bellefontaine Neighbors Veterans by Education

6.58%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.43%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bellefontaine Neighbors Employment Status

64.2%

Labor Force Participation

59.1%

Employment Rate

8%

Unemployment Rate

Bellefontaine Neighbors 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

78.44%

Born in Missouri

99.18%

Native Born

0.82%

Foreign Born

0.51%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.18% of Bellefontaine Neighbors residents were born in the United States, with 78.44% having been born in Missouri. 0.51% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Africa.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202010,346-55-0.53%
201910,401-55-0.53%
201810,456-104-0.98%
201710,560-55-0.52%
201610,615-86-0.80%
201510,701-21-0.20%
201410,722-20-0.19%
201310,742-26-0.24%
201210,768-9-0.08%
201110,777-9-0.08%
201010,786-485-0.44%
200011,2713490.32%
199010,922-1,160-1.00%
198012,082-2,002-1.52%
197014,0844340.31%
196013,6500.00%