Bellefonte is a city located in Kentucky. With a 2020 population of 926, it is the 242nd largest city in Kentucky and the 15370th largest city in the United States. Bellefonte is currently growing at a rate of 0.33% annually but its population has decreased by -3.34% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 958 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Bellefonte has a population density of 1,051 people per square mile.
The average household income in Bellefonte is $174,319 with a poverty rate of 6.39%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,438 per month, and the median house value is $266,700. The median age in Bellefonte is 50.2 years, 52.1 years for males, and 48.9 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Bellefontewas:
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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%.
95.30% of Bellefonte residents speak only English, while 4.70% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.73% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Bellefonte is Black, with 57.58% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Bellefonte is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.19%. Among those working part-time, it was 3.82%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.79%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Bellefonte
89.98% of Bellefonte residents were born in the United States, with 47.29% having been born in Kentucky. 1.98% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.