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Belvidere, IL
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Belvidere profile

Living in Belvidere

Belvidere is a medium-sized city located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 25,169 people and seven associated neighborhoods, Belvidere is the 88th largest community in Illinois.

In Belvidere, just 12.44% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.

The per capita income in Belvidere in 2018 was $29,682, which is lower middle income relative to Illinois, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $118,728 for a family of four. However, Belvidere contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Belvidere is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Belvidere home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Belvidere residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Belvidere also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 36.99% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Belvidere include German, Irish, Italian, Polish, and English.

In addition, Belvidere has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (16.13%).

The most common language spoken in Belvidere is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Other Indo-European.