The Town of Belt had a population of 597 as of July 1, 2018. Belt ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Montana. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Belt is located at latitude 47.3874 and longitude -110.9278 in Cascade County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Belt (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.35 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Cascade County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 3,510 feet.
The Town of Belt (GNIS ID: 2409827) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Montana is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Town of Belt is located within Belt Division of Cascade County.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Belt: Black Diamond City, Coal Banks, Little Pittsburgh, Pittsburg.
|Population in Households||597|
|Population in Familes||472|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$46,726|
|Average Household Income||$82,962|
|Per Capita Income||$34,707|
|Total Housing Units||296 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||183 (61.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||79 (26.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||34 (11.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$116,667|
|Average Home Value||$174,588|
|Average Household Size||2.28|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||3.6%|
|Per Capita Income||4.82%|
The table below compares Belt to the other 364 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Montana 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||# 138||62nd|
|Population Density||# 35||91st|
|Diversity Index||# 315||13th|
|Median Household Income||# 195||47th|
|Per Capita Income||# 52||86th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Montana Census Data Comparison Tool.