Belt, Montana Population 2020

556

Belt is a city located in Montana. With a 2020 population of 556, it is the 80th largest city in Montana and the 12870th largest city in the United States. Belt is currently declining at a rate of -0.89% annually and its population has decreased by -6.87% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 597 in 2010. Belt reached it's highest population of 586 in 2011. Spanning over 0 miles, Belt has a population density of 1,646 people per square mile.

The average household income in Belt is $49,842 with a poverty rate of 11.59%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $413 per month, and the median house value is $118,800. The median age in Belt is 53 years, 49.2 years for males, and 55 years for females. For every 100 females there are 131.9 males.

Belt Demographics

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

  • White: 90.52%
  • Two or more races: 5.58%
  • Native American: 3.90%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Belt, Montana is 556, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 566.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 597.

Belt, Montana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White48790.52%
Two or More Races305.58%
American Indian and Alaska Native213.90%

Belt Population Pyramid 2020

Belt Median Age

53


Total

49.2


Male

55


Female

Belt Adults

There are 425 adults, (168 of whom are seniors) in Belt.

Belt Age Dependency

109.3

Age Dependency Ratio

65.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44

Child Dependency Ratio

Belt Sex Ratio

Female

232

43.12%

Male

306

56.88%

Belt Households and Families

Belt Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Belt Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.7%15.3%
All72.2%27.8%
Non Family65.1%34.9%
Female56.5%43.5%
Male0%100%

72.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2701.9972.2
Non Family1261.0265.1
Married1182.6984.7
Female233.7456.5
Male320

2.79

Average Family Size

1.99

Average Household Size

1.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Belt Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade61.50%
9th to 12th Grade348.48%
High School Graduate19648.88%
Some College11027.43%
Associates Degree235.74%
Bachelors Degree174.24%
Graduate Degree153.74%

Belt Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White36132329
Native American1614
Hispanic1313
Multiple Races11113

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 27.27%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,014$38,194$21,250
Less Than High School$30,417$30,417$
High School Grad$28,750$36,667$17,083
Some College$36,875$43,750$25,625
Bachelors Degree$31,250$33,750$
Graduate Degree$43,750$$56,250

$32,014

Average Earnings

$38,194

Average Male

$21,250

Average Female

Belt Language

Belt Language by Age

Belt Language

98.45% of Belt residents speak only English, while 1.55% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 1.17% of the population.

Belt Poverty

Belt Poverty by Race

11.59%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.23%

Male Poverty Rate

13.36%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Belt

The race most likely to be in poverty in Belt is White, with 13.30% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Belt is White, with 13.30% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.12%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.07%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.00%
Some College15.04%
High School9.69%
Bachelors or Greater6.25%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Belt Income

Belt Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,125$49,842
Families$51,071$60,832
Married Families$54,063-
Non Families$27,667$35,553

Belt Marital Status

Belt Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.0%

Male Marriage Rate

59.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Belt Married by Age and Sex

Belt 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 55-64.

Belt Marital Status by Race

Belt Veterans

90

Number of Veterans

81

Male Veterans

9

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam35
First Gulf War23
Korea12
Second Gulf War5
World War II
Name Veterans % of Total
White8722.08%
Hispanic538.46%
2 or More320.00%

$Belt Veterans by Education

6.67%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.67%

Veteran Disability Rate

Belt Employment Status

50%

Labor Force Participation

48.3%

Employment Rate

3.5%

Unemployment Rate

Belt 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

61.90%

Born in Montana

99.07%

Native Born

0.93%

Foreign Born

0.37%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.07% of Belt residents were born in the United States, with 61.90% having been born in Montana. 0.37% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from North America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020556-5-0.89%
2019561-5-0.88%
2018566-1-0.18%
2017567-5-0.87%
2016572-4-0.69%
2015576-7-1.20%
2014583-3-0.51%
201358610.17%
2012585-1-0.17%
201158661.03%
20105800.00%