StatisticBelle PlaineIowaNational
Population density (sq mi)7965791
Median age38.938.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)64%60%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1849%44%43%
Speak English99%92%79%
Speak Spanish1%4%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Belle Plaine is 1296% higher than Iowa
  • The median age in Belle Plaine is 2% higher than Iowa
  • In Belle Plaine 98.48% of the population is White
  • In Belle Plaine 0.00% of the population is Black
  • In Belle Plaine 0.27% of the population is Asian

Compare Belle Plaine, IA Demographics


      Belle Plaine population breakdown by race

      RaceBelle PlaineIowaNational
      American Indian0.00%0.32%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.08%0.18%
      Mixed race1.25%1.97%3.06%
      Other race0.00%1.27%4.75%
      In Belle Plaine, 3.3% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Belle Plaine age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Belle Plaine, IA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).