The City of Belle Plaine had a population of 2,429 as of July 1, 2018.
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.
|Population in Households||2,385|
|Population in Familes||1,811|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||44|
|Median Household Income||$40,555|
|Average Household Income||$53,486|
|Per Capita Income||$23,630|
|Total Housing Units||1,275 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||805 (63.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||258 (20.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||212 (16.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$90,881|
|Average Home Value||$116,978|
|Average Household Size||2.24|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.84%|
|Per Capita Income||2.4%|
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, 2018 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||# 454||55th|
|Median Household Income||# 958||5th|
|Per Capita Income||# 912||10th|
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