The City of Belle Plaine had a population of 2,426 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Belle Plaine is located at latitude 41.8948 and longitude -92.2753 in Benton County. The formal boundaries for the City of Belle Plaine (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.22 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Benton County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 830 feet.
The City of Belle Plaine (GNIS ID: 467432) has a C2 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place legally coextensive with a county subdivision but treated as independent of any county subdivision. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
The City of Belle Plaine is located within , a minor civil division (MCD) of Benton County.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Belle Plaine population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
|Daytime Population: Workers||826|
|Daytime Population: Residents||1,185|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||2,011|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||0.83|
|Population in Households||2,382|
|Population in Familes||1,828|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||44|
|Median Household Income||$39,541|
|Average Household Income||$50,993|
|Per Capita Income||$22,512|
|Total Housing Units||1,271 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||792 (62.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||268 (21.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||212 (16.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$88,602|
|Average Home Value||$114,141|
|Average Household Size||2.25|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.63%|
|Per Capita Income||2.68%|
The table below compares Belle Plaine to the other 1,009 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Iowa by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 141||86th|
|Population Density||# 454||55th|
|Diversity Index||# 467||54th|
|Median Household Income||# 964||5th|
|Per Capita Income||# 926||8th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Iowa Census Data Comparison Tool.