Belton is a city located in Bell County Texas. Belton has a 2020 population of 24,022. It is also the county seat of Bell County. Belton is currently growing at a rate of 2.06% annually and its population has increased by 4.20% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 23,054 in 2010.
The average household income in Belton is $73,858 with a poverty rate of 17.88%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $967 per month, and the median house value is $161,200. The median age in Belton is 28.3 years, 26.7 years for males, and 29 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Beltonwas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 64.08%.
78.16% of Belton residents speak only English, while 21.84% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 19.29% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Belton is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Belton is Hispanic, with 17.86% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.78%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.08%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.44%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Belton
91.31% of Belton residents were born in the United States, with 66.49% having been born in Texas. 5.11% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.
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