Belmont, Mississippi Population 2024

1,800

Belmont is a city located in Itawamba County, Prentiss County, and Tishomingo County Mississippi. Belmont has a 2024 population of 1,800. Belmont is currently declining at a rate of -0.83% annually and its population has decreased by -3.17% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,859 in 2020.

The average household income in Belmont is $55,197 with a poverty rate of 19.49%. The median age in Belmont is 34.9 years: 30.2 years for males, and 39.8 years for females.

Belmont Demographics

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

  • White: 82.58%
  • Two or more races: 15.92%
  • Asian: 1.15%
  • Other race: 0.19%
  • Native American: 0.15%
  • Black or African American: 0%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
Land Area (mi²)
4.7 sq mi
Density (mi²)
380.60/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
-3.17% (-59)
The current population of Belmont, Mississippi is 1,800 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates (released May 2024). The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 1,859.

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White2,15282.58%
Two or more races41515.92%
Asian301.15%
Other race50.19%
Native American40.15%
Black or African American00%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander00%

White

Two or more races

Asian

Other race

Native American

Black or African American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Belmont Population by Race

Belmont Population Pyramid 2024

Belmont Median Age

34.9

Total

30.2

Male

39.8

Female

Belmont Adults

There are 1,836 adults, (271 of whom are seniors) in Belmont.

Belmont Age Dependency

66.5

Age Dependency Ratio

17.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

49.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Belmont Sex Ratio

Female1,44555.45%
Male1,16144.55%

Belmont Population by Age

Belmont Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All1,1362.2956.443.6
Non Family5171.1931.368.7
Married4363.1781.418.6
Female1592.7262.937.1
Male247.211000

3.15

Average Family Size

2.29

Average Household Size

56.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Belmont Households and Families

Male

Female

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Education Attained
Count
Percentage
9th to 12th Grade1237.82%
Associates Degree17911.38%
Bachelors Degree15910.11%
Graduate Degree986.23%
High School Graduate37023.52%
Less Than 9th Grade32820.85%
Some College31620.09%

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Belmont Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Belmont Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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Race
Total
High School
Bachelors
White1,2221,072232
2+ Races3263021
Hispanic30540
Asian16160
Other Race500
Native American444

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 100%.

Belmont Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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Name
Average
Male
Female
Bachelors Degree$59,167$75,568$48,942
Graduate Degree$76,289$76,125$0
High School Graduate$34,196$55,551$27,500
Less Than 9th Grade$16,429$29,018$16,265
Overall$38,423$56,287$25,222
Some College$44,085$49,250$40,529

$38,423

Average Earnings

$56,287

Average Male

$25,222

Average Female

Belmont Earnings by Educational Attainment

Belmont Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Belmont Language

83.78% of Belmont residents speak only English, while 16.22% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 14.53% of the population.

Belmont Language

Belmont Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White2,14039818.6%
Hispanic39311027.99%
Multiple41511026.51%

19.49%

Overall Poverty Rate

24.63%

Male Poverty Rate

15.36%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Belmont

The race most likely to be in poverty in Belmont is Hispanic, with 27.99% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Belmont is White, with 18.6% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.78%. Among those working part-time, it was 37.24%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 37.92%.

Belmont Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
High School17.3%
Less Than 9th Grade13.97%
Some College11.52%
Bachelors or Greater1.56%

Belmont Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Male Employed6.7%
Female Employed1.38%
Male Unemployed0%
Female Unemployed0%

Belmont Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Belmont Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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Name
Median
Mean
Families$59,543$79,216
Households$40,902$55,197
Married Families$83,250$-999,999,999
Non Families$16,544$23,895

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Belmont Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

43.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.1%

Male Marriage Rate

40.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Belmont Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Belmont 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 20-34.

Belmont Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Belmont Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

84

Number of Veterans

73

Male Veterans

11

Female Veterans

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War
Veterans
Vietnam56
First Gulf War12
Korea1
Second Gulf War0
World War II0

Belmont Veterans by War

count

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Age Group
Veterans
65 to 7434
55 to 6429
35 to 5412
75+9
18 to 340

Belmont Veterans by Age

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Name
Veterans
% of Total
White845.66%

Belmont Veterans by Race

Belmont Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

46.43%

Veteran Poverty Rate

50%

Veteran Disability Rate

Belmont Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

62.5%

Labor Force Participation

61.9%

Employment Rate

0.8%

Unemployment Rate

Belmont Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Belmont Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Belmont Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

51.61%

Born in Belmont

88.03%

Native Born

11.97%

Foreign Born

11.36%

Non Citizen

0.61%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

88.03% of Belmont residents were born in the United States, with 51.61% having been born in Mississippi. 11.36% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Belmont Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
20291,726-15-0.86%
20281,741-15-0.85%
20271,756-14-0.79%
20261,770-15-0.84%
20251,785-15-0.83%
20241,800-15-0.83%
20231,815-15-0.82%
20221,830-15-0.81%
20211,845-14-0.75%
20201,859-131-6.58%
20191,990-1-0.05%
20181,991-21-1.04%
20172,01260.3%
20162,006-5-0.25%
20152,01150.25%
20142,006-9-0.45%
20132,015-15-0.74%
20122,030-2-0.1%
20112,03210.05%
20102,03100%

Belmont Population by Year