Belding is a somewhat small city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 6,129 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Belding is the 170th largest community in Michigan. Much of the housing stock in Belding was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
In Belding, just 12.28% 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 Belding in 2018 was $20,841, which is low income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $83,364 for a family of four. However, Belding contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Belding home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Belding residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Belding include German, Irish, English, Dutch, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Belding is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Spanish.