Who lives in Belle Plaine?

Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Under 5 years 684 9.7%
5-9 years 558 7.9%
10-14 years 452 6.4%
15-17 years 310 4.4%
18-24 years 481 6.8%
25-34 years 1,103 15.7%
35-44 years 1,108 15.8%
45-54 years 570 8.1%
55-64 years 753 10.7%
65-74 years 562 8.0%
75-84 years 226 3.2%
85 years and older suppressed
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Male 3,366 47.9%
Female 3,663 52.1%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
White 6,512 92.6%
Of Color 517 7.4%
Black or African American suppressed
American Indian and Alaskan Native suppressed
Asian or Pacific Islander suppressed
Other suppressed
Two or more races suppressed
Hispanic or Latino 350 5.0%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Language spoken (2014-2018)
Population (5 years and older) 6,345 100.0%
English only 5,957 93.9%
Language other than English suppressed
Speaks English less than "very well" 144 2.3%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Total population for whom disability status is determined 6,710 100.0%
Population with a disability 979 14.6%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Foreign-born residents 235 3.3%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Residence one year ago (2014-2018)
Population (1 year and over in US) 6,907 100.0%
Same residence 6,255 90.6%
Different residence in the U.S. 652 9.4%
Different residence outside the U.S. suppressed

What's Belle Plaine's quality of life?

Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Household income (2018 dollars) (2014-2018)
Total households 2,270 100.0%
Less than $35,000 315 13.9%
$35,000-$49,999 342 15.1%
$50,000-$74,999 379 16.7%
$75,000-$99,999 479 21.1%
$100,000 or more 755 33.3%
Median household income (2018 dollars) $80,625 100%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
All people for whom poverty status is determined 6,694 100.0%
Less than $35,000 315 13.9%
With income below poverty 502 7.5%
With income 100%-149% of poverty 173 2.6%
With income 150%-199% of poverty 430 6.4%
With income 200% of poverty or higher 5,589 83.5%
17 years and younger (percent of people under age 18) 859 12.8%
18-24 (percent of people age 18-24) suppressed
25-34 (percent of people age 25-34) suppressed
35-44 (percent of people age 35-44) 640 9.6%
45-54 (percent of people age 45-54) suppressed
55-64 (percent of people age 55-64) suppressed
18-64 (percent of people age 18-64) 391 5.8%
65 years and older (percent of people age 65+) suppressed
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Health coverage (2014-2018)
Total population age 65 and under for whom health insurance coverage status is determined 6,710 100.0%
Population 65 and under without health insurance coverage 268 4.0%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Total housing units (2014-2018)
Total housing units 2,504 100.0%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Owned and Rental Housing (2014-2018)
Vacant housing units (seasonal units included) 234 9.3%
Occupied housing units 2,270 90.7%
Average household size 2.9
Owner-occupied 1,978 79.0%
Average household size 3.1
Renter-occupied 292 11.7%
Average household size 2.1
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Year built (2014-2018)
2000 or later 1,084 43.3%
1970-1999 743 29.7%
1940-1969 352 14.1%
1939 or earlier 325 13.0%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Households (2014-2018)
Total households 2,270 100.0%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Households by type (2014-2018)
Family households 1,826 80.4%
With children under 18 years 975 43.0%
Married-couple family households 1,378 60.7%
With children under 18 years 715 31.5%
Single-person family households 448 19.7%
With children under 18 years 260 11.5%
Nonfamily households 444 19.6%
Householder living alone 314 13.8%
65 years and over 111 4.9%
Households with one or more children under 18 years 975 43.0%
Households with one or more people 65 years and over 479 21.1%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Year householder moved into unit (2014-2018)
Moved in 2010 or later 1,013 44.6%
Moved in 2000-2009 808 35.6%
Moved in 1990-1999 222 9.8%
Moved in 1989 or earlier 222 9.8%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
All households for which cost burden is calculated 2,243 100.0%
Cost-burdened households 504 22.5%
Owner households for which cost burden is calculated 1,978 100.0%
Cost-burdened owner households 398 20.1%
Renter households for which cost burden is calculated 265 100.0%
Cost-burdened renter households 106 40.0%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Rent paid (2014-2018)
Households paying rent 265
Median rent paid (2018 dollars) $777
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Vehicles per household (2014-2018)
No vehicles suppressed
1 vehicle available 266 11.7%
2 vehicles available 1,252 55.2%
3 or more vehicles available 681 30.0%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Transportation to work (2014-2018)
Workers (16 years and older) 3,723 100.0%
Car, truck, or van (including passengers) 3,367 90.4%
Public transportation suppressed
Walked, biked, worked at home, or other 260 7.0%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Travel time to work (2014-2018)
Total workers age 16+ (not home based) 3,550 100.0%
Less than 10 minutes 704 19.8%
10-19 minutes 341 9.6%
20-29 minutes 704 19.8%
30 minutes or longer 1,801 50.7%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Educational attainment (2014-2018)
Population (25 years and older) 4,544 100.0%
Less than high school 361 7.9%
High school diploma or GED 1,486 32.7%
Some college or associate’s degree 1,673 36.8%
Bachelor’s Degree 693 15.3%
Graduate or professional Degree 331 7.3%
High school graduate or higher 4,183 92.1%
Bachelor’s degree or higher 1,024 22.5%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Working Adults (2014-2018)
Total civilian non-institutionalized population, age 18-64 3,988 100.0%
Working age adults who are employed 3,498 87.7%
Civilian labor force 3,597 100.0%
Unemployed suppressed
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Total employed workers (LEHD) (2017)
Total employed workers 2,215 100.0%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Worker age (2017)
Age 29 or younger 492 22.2%
Age 30 to 54 1,293 58.4%
Age 55 or older 430 19.4%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Workers by earnings (2017)
$15,000 per year or less 483 21.8%
$15,001 to $39,999 per year 558 25.2%
$40,000 or more per year 1,174 53.0%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Workers by industry of employment (2017)
Accommodation and food services 198 9.0%
Administration & support, waste management, and remediation suppressed
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 90 4.0%
Arts, entertainment, and recreation 39 1.8%
Construction 150 6.8%
Educational services 184 8.3%
Finance and insurance 81 3.7%
Health care and social assistance 305 13.8%
Information 25 1.1%
Management of companies and enterprises 43 2.0%
Manufacturing 359 16.2%
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction suppressed
Other services (excluding public administration) 63 2.8%
Professional, scientific, and technical services 105 4.7%
Public administration 107 4.8%
Real estate and rental and leasing 25 1.1%
Retail trade 210 9.5%
Transportation and warehousing 75 3.4%
Utilities suppressed
Wholesale trade 128 5.8%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Workers by race (2017)
White alone 2,118 95.6%
Black or African American alone 35 1.6%
American Indian or Alaska Native alone 10 0.5%
Asian alone 28 1.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander alone suppressed
Two or more race groups 22 1.0%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Workers by educational attainment (2017)
Less than high school 129 5.8%
High school or equivalent, no college 473 21.4%
Some college or associate degree 596 26.9%
Bachelor’s degree or advanced degree 524 23.7%