Belleville, IL

42,729 Population
22.4 square miles 1,907 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 5-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.3%
was 0.3%
 
Population Density
1,907
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
48.2%
was 47.4%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
1.7%
was 1.8%
 
Percent Under 18
22.4%
was 22.6%
 
Percent 65 and Over
14.6%
was 14.1%
 

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
4.4
was 6.6
Ranked 15th Lowest in IL
Percent Living in Poverty
16.9%
was 18.2%
 
Median Household Income
$42,348
was $43,318
 
Gini Income Distribution
 
44.4
44.7
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
0
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
559.9
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
3,931.2
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
21,178
was 20,904
 
Median Rent
$754
was $741
 
Total Building Permits
34
was 36
 
Occupied Housing Units
17,884
was 17,609
 
Homeownership Rate
58.1%
was 60.2%
 
Single Family Building Permits
34
was 36
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
911.5
was 932.8
 
Rental Vacancy Rate
30.5%
was 32.0%
 
Multifamily Building Permits
0
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.3
was 2.4
 
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
1.6
was 1.7
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
0.8
was 0.8
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
96.2%
was 96.3%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
83.6%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
99.9%
was 99.9%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
92.8%
was 92.6%
 
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
23.1%
was 23.5%
 

+ Upload Other Data