Belton, Missouri

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Population in 2014: 23,165 (98% urban, 2% rural). Population change since 2000: +6.6%
 
Males: 10,918  (47.1%)
Females: 12,247  (52.9%)
Median resident age:  32.3 years
Missouri median age:  38.1 years

Zip codes: 64012.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $53,463 (it was $45,581 in 2000)
Belton:

$53,463
MO:

$46,931

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $22,853 (it was $18,572 in 2000)

Belton city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $119,981 (it was $81,700 in 2000)
Belton:

$119,981
MO:

$133,200

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,080.

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  • Races in Belton, MO (2013)

    Belton races chart
    • 18,73080.9%White alone
    • 1,7687.6%Hispanic
    • 1,5226.6%Black alone
    • 6462.8%Two or more races
    • 3221.4%Asian alone
    • 1010.4%American Indian alone
    • 740.3%Other race alone

Races in Belton detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Belton: 88.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (23.5%), Irish (13.2%), English (8.2%), United States (7.6%), Italian (2.2%), French (2.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1871

Elevation: 1102 feet

Land area: 13.4 square miles.

Population density: 1,729 people per square mile   (low).

Belton,MO real estate house value index trend

Belton, Missouri map

For population 25 years and over in Belton:

  • High school or higher: 90.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.5%
  • Unemployed: 3.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Belton city:

  • Never married: 25.6%
  • Now married: 56.1%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 3.6%
  • Divorced: 12.9%

1,027 residents are foreign born (2.3% Latin America, 0.6% Europe).

This city:

4.4%
Missouri:

3.9%



According to our research of Missouri and other state lists there were 52 registered sex offenders living in Belton, Missouri as of December 08, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Belton to the number of sex offenders is 447 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,573 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,115 (1.1%)

Belton satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lee's Summit, MO (11.1 miles , pop. 70,700).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (17.9 miles , pop. 441,545).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (417.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Loch Lloyd, MO (1.9 miles ), Raymore, MO (1.9 miles ), Grandview, MO (2.2 miles ), Riverview Estates, MO (2.2 miles) , Peculiar, MO (2.8 miles ), Leawood, KS (2.9 miles ), Lake Winnebago, MO (3.0 miles ), Greenwood, MO (3.2 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 103 buildings, average cost: $120,300
  • 1998: 150 buildings, average cost: $84,900
  • 1999: 173 buildings, average cost: $92,000
  • 2000: 147 buildings, average cost: $91,800
  • 2001: 86 buildings, average cost: $96,900
  • 2002: 58 buildings, average cost: $112,400
  • 2003: 80 buildings, average cost: $121,400
  • 2004: 142 buildings, average cost: $172,700
  • 2005: 147 buildings, average cost: $184,100
  • 2006: 251 buildings, average cost: $178,000
  • 2007: 70 buildings, average cost: $182,500
  • 2008: 17 buildings, average cost: $204,400
  • 2009: 6 buildings, average cost: $240,600
  • 2010: 51 buildings, average cost: $168,300
  • 2011: 23 buildings, average cost: $186,100
  • 2012: 4 buildings, average cost: $211,500
  • 2013: 16 buildings, average cost: $220,600
  • 2014: 13 buildings, average cost: $200,200

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 38.82 N, Longitude: 94.53 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -2,756 (-11.8%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,088 (20.1%)

Area code: 816

Belton household income distribution Belton home values distribution

Crime rates in Belton by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 2000020101001
per 100,000 9.10.00.00.00.08.20.04.00.04.30.00.04.3
Rapes 81010787479671627
per 100,000 36.342.842.029.232.928.616.128.136.125.930.068.7116.5
Robberies 1910681011121410101413
per 100,000 4.538.642.025.032.940.844.448.256.143.142.960.256.1
Assaults 47293225413633323038545343
per 100,000 213.3124.2134.6104.2168.6147.0133.2128.5120.3163.8231.8227.7185.5
Burglaries 7611464114691191229212888101120119
per 100,000 345.0488.3269.1475.4283.8485.9492.5369.4513.2379.3433.6515.6513.3
Thefts 476599566579535546431454486386524467533
per 100,000 2,160.72,565.92,380.02,414.32,200.22,229.31,739.91,822.71,948.61,663.82,249.42,006.62,299.2
Auto thefts 34534752474859414139313994
per 100,000 154.3227.0197.6216.8193.3196.0238.2164.6164.4168.1133.1167.6405.5
Arson 7343424512655
per 100,000 31.812.916.812.516.58.216.120.14.08.625.821.521.6
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 231.5243.9219.4215.0208.9237.5190.2197.4212.7196.2231.6268.4341.6

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Crime rate in Belton detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 60 (39 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.68
Missouri average:

2.47
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.3%
Missouri:

4.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +3,460 (+18.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Construction (14%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (26%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in Belton: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Belton, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Belton-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Missouri state average. It is 93% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/20/1957, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 13.2 miles away from the Belton city center killed 44 people and injured 207 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/22/1952, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 20.2 miles away from the city center injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Belton-area historical earthquake activity is near Missouri state average. It is 73% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 359.8 miles away from the city center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 295.2 miles away from Belton center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 301.1 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 319.3 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/2001 at 06:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.2 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 281.2 miles away from Belton center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 283.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Cass County (19) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 7, Winter Storms: 4, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Belton topographic map

Birthplace of: Brad St. Louis - Player of football.

Hospitals and medical centers in Belton:

  • BELTON REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 17065 S 71 HIGHWAY)
  • BEAUTIFUL SAVIOR HOME (1003 SOUTH CEDAR STREET)
  • DIALYSIS CLINICS, INC - BELTON (17045 S 71 HWY)

Airports and heliports located in Belton:

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Amtrak stations near Belton:

  • 11 miles: LEE'S SUMMIT (220 S. MAIN ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.
  • 19 miles: KANSAS CITY (2200 MAIN ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, free short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 20 miles: INDEPENDENCE (600 S. GRAND AVE.) . Services: free short-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Belton:

  • Wright Career College (about 11 miles; Overland Park, KS; Full-time enrollment: 3,107)
  • Johnson County Community College (about 14 miles; Overland Park, KS; FT enrollment: 11,976)
  • MidAmerica Nazarene University (about 15 miles; Olathe, KS; FT enrollment: 2,158)
  • Rockhurst University (about 15 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 2,013)
  • University of Missouri-Kansas City (about 16 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 10,544)
  • Metropolitan Community College-Kansas City (about 18 miles; Kansas City, MO; FT enrollment: 12,834)
  • Kansas City Kansas Community College (about 25 miles; Kansas City, KS; FT enrollment: 4,718)

Public high schools in Belton:

  • BELTON HIGH (Students: 1,049, Location: 801 W. NORTH AVENUE, Grades: 10-12)
  • BELTON MIDDLE SCHOOL/FC (Location: 107 W. PIRATE PARKWAY, Grades: 7-9)

Private high school in Belton:

  • HEARTLAND HIGH SCHOOL AND ACADEMY (Students: 128, Location: 810 S CEDAR ST, Grades: PK-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Belton:

See full list of schools located in Belton

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Belton High School now grades 10-12
  • Belton High School now grades 10-12

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Notable locations in Belton: Cedar Tree Square (A), Bel-Ray Plaza (B), Belton Fire Department Station 2 (C), Belton Fire Department Station 1 (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: North Cass Shopping Center (1), Twin Oaks Shopping Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Belton Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoirs: Springdale Lake (A), Neff Lake (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Belton Museum (512 Main Street), Aaron's Family Fun Center (Arcades & Amusements; 17070 Aarons Ln).

Hotels: Belton Inn (155 South 71 Highway), Econo Lodge Belton (222 Peculiar Drive).

Court: Belton City - Municipal Court (7001 East 163rd Street).

Cass County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 101. This is worse than average.

City:

101
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.467. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 9.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.467
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 12.6. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 10.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.6
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 4.36. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 10.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.36
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 32.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

32.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 28.7. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.7
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.44. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.44
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 16.8%
(14.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 20.0% for Black residents, 37.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 26.2% for other race residents, 3.5% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.7 people
Missouri:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  70.5%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.2%
Whole state:  6.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
109 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
3 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

People in group quarters in Belton in 2000:

  • 300 people in nursing homes
  • 11 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 7 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Belton, Missouri environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Belton (2011 data):

  • Bank of America, National Association: Belton Branch at 1818 East North Avenue, branch established on 1908/06/23. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Bank Midwest, National Association: Carnegie Village at Bernard Drive, branch established on 2008/11/25. Info updated 2012/03/19: Bank assets: $6,237.6 mil, Deposits: $5,064.6 mil, headquarters in Kansas City, MO, positive income, 138 total offices, Holding Company: Nbh Holdings Corp.
  • Hawthorn Bank: Belton Branch at 8127 East 171st Street, branch established on 1910/03/10. Info updated 2011/03/16: Bank assets: $1,152.2 mil, Deposits: $971.8 mil, headquarters in Jefferson City, MO, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 24 total offices, Holding Company: Hawthorn Bancshares, Inc
  • Bank of Belton: Bank Of Belton at 204 Main Street, branch established on 1884/08/19. Info updated 2010/08/12: Bank assets: $47.3 mil, Deposits: $44.0 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1 total offices, Holding Company: Overland Bancorp, Inc.
  • Country Club Bank: Belton Branch at 202 East North Avenue, branch established on 1998/01/20. Info updated 2011/11/18: Bank assets: $1,042.5 mil, Deposits: $860.6 mil, headquarters in Kansas City, MO, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 26 total offices, Holding Company: Ccb Financial Corporation
  • Commerce Bank: Belray Branch at 8200 E 171st St, branch established on 2000/02/08. Info updated 2011/07/07: Bank assets: $20,493.6 mil, Deposits: $16,805.3 mil, headquarters in Kansas City, MO, positive income, 206 total offices, Holding Company: Commerce Bancshares, Inc.
  • Bank of the West: Belton Branch at 1307 East North Avenue, branch established on 1999/06/08. Info updated 2009/11/16: Bank assets: $62,408.3 mil, Deposits: $43,995.2 mil, headquarters in San Francisco, CA, positive income, 647 total offices, Holding Company: Bnp Paribas

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.4
Missouri average:

11.0

Belton travel time to work - commute Belton mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for Belton city (based on Cass County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant22,84276
Mainline Protestant6,66121
Catholic6,3013
Other3635
Black Protestant81
None63,303-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 11
Cass County:

1.13 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Cass County:

0.31 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

0.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 40
Cass County:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 63
Here:

6.50 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.37 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.6%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Cass County:

30.6%
Missouri:

29.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

10.1%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

47.0%
State:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

43.7%
State:

46.9%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.0
Missouri:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

22.5%
State:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

10.0%
State:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Missouri:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

33.5%
State:

34.3%

General health condition:
Here:

55.4%
Missouri:

56.3%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

78.9%
Missouri:

78.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Belton, MO Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 6$25,153$50,3060$0
Other Government Administration 15$81,584$65,2679$4,589
Judicial and Legal 3$10,184$40,7361$1,292
Police Protection - Officers 41$203,303$59,5033$3,144
Police - Other 12$52,518$52,5184$3,178
Firefighters 42$196,871$56,2491$1,882
Fire - Other 1$3,534$42,4080$0
Correction 7$21,746$37,2790$0
Streets and Highways 14$57,781$49,5270$0
Health 1$3,363$40,3560$0
Sewerage 10$36,595$43,9140$0
Parks and Recreation 20$79,797$47,878112$71,541
Water Supply 10$38,986$46,7830$0
Other and Unallocable 3$12,297$49,1880$0
Totals for Government 185$823,712$53,430130$85,626

Belton government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $2,819,000 ($121.69)
    Parks and Recreation: $176,000 ($7.60)
    Water Utilities: $61,000 ($2.63)
    Police Protection: $37,000 ($1.60)
    Sewerage: $14,000 ($0.60)
    Local Fire Protection: $6,000 ($0.26)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $4,093,000 ($176.69)
    Water Utilities: $3,954,000 ($170.69)
    Sewerage: $3,658,000 ($157.91)
    Local Fire Protection: $2,826,000 ($121.99)
    Parks and Recreation: $2,313,000 ($99.85)
    Central Staff Services: $2,098,000 ($90.57)
    Regular Highways: $1,950,000 ($84.18)
    Financial Administration: $548,000 ($23.66)
    Correctional Institutions: $398,000 ($17.18)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $282,000 ($12.17)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $257,000 ($11.09)
    Housing and Community Development: $230,000 ($9.93)
    Health - Other: $111,000 ($4.79)
    General Public Buildings: $8,000 ($0.35)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Correctional Institutions: $398,000 ($17.18)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $257,000 ($11.09)
    Housing and Community Development: $230,000 ($9.93)
    General - Other: $50,000 ($2.16)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $8,123,000 ($350.66)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $1,712,000 ($73.90)

Belton government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $3,376,000 ($145.74)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,427,000 ($61.60)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $165,000 ($7.12)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $641,000 ($27.67)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $741,000 ($31.99)
    Interest Earnings: $660,000 ($28.49)
    Special Assessments: $12,000 ($0.52)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $3,903,000 ($168.49)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $85,000 ($3.67)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $6,837,000 ($295.14)
    Property: $3,038,000 ($131.15)
    Public Utilities Sales: $2,370,000 ($102.31)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $336,000 ($14.50)
    Tobacco Products Sales: $171,000 ($7.38)
    Other License: $170,000 ($7.34)
    Other Selective Sales: $144,000 ($6.22)
    Motor Vehicle License: $109,000 ($4.71)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $18,000 ($0.78)

Belton government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $36,641,000 ($1581.74)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $34,991,000 ($1510.51)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,080,000 ($132.96)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,430,000 ($61.73)
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $354,000 ($15.28)
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $225,000 ($9.71)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $129,000 ($5.57)

Belton government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $490,000 ($21.15)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,699,000 ($202.85)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,771,000 ($119.62)

6.78% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($44,595 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.78%
Missouri average:

6.69%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Jackson County, MO  2.94% ($41,183 average AGI)
from Johnson County, KS  0.65% ($78,728)
from Bates County, MO  0.21% ($31,304)


7.26% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($37,477 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.26%
Missouri average:

6.91%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($240 average AGI)
Cass County:

0.05%
Missouri average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Jackson County, MO  2.81% ($32,502 average AGI)
to Johnson County, KS  0.71% ($49,374)
to Clay County, MO  0.24% ($36,284)

Strongest AM radio stations in Belton:

  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCSP (610 AM; 5 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KCCV (760 AM; daytime; 6 kW; OVERLAND PARK, KS; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KKHK (1250 AM; 25 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS)
  • KXTR (1660 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KCTE (1510 AM; daytime; 10 kW; INDEPENDENCE, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMBZ (980 AM; 5 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KPHN (1190 AM; 5 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KCMO (710 AM; 10 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCNW (1380 AM; 3 kW; FAIRWAY, KS; Owner: KANSAS CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KKLO (1410 AM; 5 kW; LEAVENWORTH, KS; Owner: CHARA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KPRT (1590 AM; 1 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: CARTER BROADCAST GROUP, INC.)
  • KCWJ (1030 AM; 1 kW; BLUE SPRINGS, MO; Owner: CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING ASSOCIATES, LP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Belton:

  • KCFX (101.1 FM; HARRISONVILLE, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMXV (93.3 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KQRC-FM (98.9 FM; LEAVENWORTH, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KRBZ (96.5 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KYYS (99.7 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KPRS (103.3 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: CARTER BROADCAST GROUP, INC.)
  • KZPL (97.3 FM; LEE'S SUMMIT, MO; Owner: UNION FIRST BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KCMO-FM (94.9 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA KANSAS CITY PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDAF-FM (106.5 FM; LIBERTY, MO; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KUDL (98.1 FM; KANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM KANSAS CITY LICENSE, LLC)
  • KSRC (102.1 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KBEQ-FM (104.3 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KCUR-FM (89.3 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: CURATORS OF UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI)
  • KFKF-FM (94.1 FM; KANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KLJC (88.5 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: CALVARY BIBLE COLLEGE)
  • KCCV-FM (92.3 FM; OLATHE, KS; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KKFI (90.1 FM; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: MID-COAST RADIO PROJECT, INC.)
  • KMJK (107.3 FM; LEXINGTON, MO; Owner: ALLUR-KANSAS CITY, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Belton:

  • KMCI (Channel 38; LAWRENCE, KS; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KPXE (Channel 50; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: PAXSON KANSAS CITY LICENSE, INC.)
  • KMBC-TV (Channel 9; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: KMBC HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KCTV (Channel 5; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • K35CT (Channel 35; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KCPT (Channel 19; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: PUBLIC TELEVISION 19, INC.)
  • KSMO-TV (Channel 62; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: KSMO LICENSEE, INC.)
  • KSHB-TV (Channel 41; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KCWE (Channel 29; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: KCWE-TV, INC.)
  • WDAF-TV (Channel 4; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: WDAF LICENSE, INC.)
  • K48FS (Channel 48; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • K26CR (Channel 26; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K27FR (Channel 27; OVERLAND PARK, KS; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Belton fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 26Number of bridges
  • 116m381ftTotal length
  • $187,000Total costs
  • 179,215Total average daily traffic
  • 25,072Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 71960-1969
  • 21980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 112000-2009
  • 42010-2015
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Belton, MO
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 78 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Belton)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Belton, MO)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 162 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Belton)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Belton)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 8 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 3 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED101$119,72763$112,798317$143,58117$66,62114$111,98916$24,713
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED6$100,38014$82,93933$131,5992$51,0801$60,8208$30,936
APPLICATIONS DENIED10$122,93513$150,915107$147,23511$15,2605$88,5644$27,775
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN8$125,6536$114,12095$149,0436$73,6622$126,8400$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$72,7502$112,89018$170,6800$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0600.01 , 0600.02, 0601.00, 0602.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 3 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED8$99,3869$147,3040$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED4$242,2106$185,7271$68,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$174,6701$139,9500$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$130,4650$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0600.01 , 0600.02, 0601.00, 0602.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Drinking water stations with addresses in Belton and their reported violations in the past:

BELTON (Population served: 23,116, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-16-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-16-2010), St Public Notif received (DEC-06-2010), St Compliance achieved (AUG-12-2011)
WINDMILL POINT (Population served: 88, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-01-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-01-2010), St Public Notif received (JUL-19-2010), St Compliance achieved (AUG-05-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-25-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-25-2005), St Compliance achieved (JAN-22-2014)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In JUN-01-2014, Contaminant: E. COLI
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • 4 minor monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Belton that have no violations reported:

  • CASS CO PWSD 2 (Population served: 4,230, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
  • CROWN MOBILE HOME PARK (Population served: 450, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 159
  • Hazardous Condition: 135
  • Service Call: 37
  • Good Intent Call: 5

Incident types - Belton

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Belton, MO

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Belton, Missouri:

  • Comfort Inn, 17205 S 71 Hwy, Belton, Missouri 64012 , Phone: (816) 322-8700, Fax: (816) 318-1532
  • Econo Lodge, 222 Peculiar Dr, Belton, Missouri 64012 , Phone: (816) 322-1222, Fax: (816) 322-2232
  • Hampton Inn Belton Mo, 16410 Cornerstone Dr, Belton, Missouri 64012 , Phone: (816) 415-4400
All 3 fire-safe hotels and motels in Belton, Missouri
Most common first names in Belton, MO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary10979.4 years
Robert9769.8 years
James9372.3 years
John9074.1 years
Charles7571.8 years
William7272.8 years
George4773.8 years
Richard4568.6 years
Margaret4178.0 years
Helen4080.5 years
Most common last names in Belton, MO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith4371.0 years
Miller3276.2 years
Anderson2681.5 years
Brown2472.2 years
Johnson2478.5 years
Davis2373.9 years
Taylor2071.2 years
Jones1578.7 years
Cox1475.8 years
Harrison1478.9 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (78%)
  • Electricity (22%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
Businesses in Belton, MO
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Little Caesars Pizza1
Ace Hardware1Long John Silver's1
Advance Auto Parts1Maurices1
Applebee's1McDonald's1
Arby's1Nike1
AutoZone1Papa John's Pizza1
Blockbuster1Payless1
Burger King1PetSmart1
CVS1Popeyes1
Church's Chicken1RadioShack1
Comfort Inn1Ruby Tuesday1
Cricket Wireless1SONIC Drive-In1
Curves1Sears1
Domino's Pizza1Sprint Nextel1
Econo Lodge1Starbucks1
Famous Footwear1Subway1
FedEx3T-Mobile1
GNC1Taco Bell1
GameStop1Target1
H&R Block2U-Haul1
Home Depot1UPS3
IHOP1Verizon Wireless1
Jimmy John's1Waffle House1
KFC1Walgreens1
Kohl's1

Belton compared to Missouri state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
There are 25 pilots and 35 other airmen in this city.
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