Belmont, California

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Population in 2019: 26,941 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +7.2%
 
Males: 13,364  (49.6%)
Females: 13,577  (50.4%)
Median resident age:

41.1 years
California median age:

37.0 years

Zip codes: 94002, 94070.

Belmont Zip Code Map
Estimated median household income in 2019: $176,231 (it was $80,905 in 2000)
Belmont:

$176,231
CA:

$80,440

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $86,600 (it was $42,812 in 2000)

Belmont city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: over $1,000,000 (it was $581,800 in 2000)
Belmont:

over $1,000,000
CA:

$568,500

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: over $1,000,000; detached houses: over $1,000,000; townhouses or other attached units: over $1,000,000; in 2-unit structures: over $1,000,000; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $743,017; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $887,586; mobile homes: $207,936; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $369,763

Median gross rent in 2019: $2,525.

March 2019 cost of living index in Belmont: 171.9 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 4.1%
(3.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 17.1% for Black residents, 8.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 41.0% for American Indian residents, 19.3% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 13.1% for other race residents, 3.2% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Belmont, CA (2019)
    • 14,28552.8%White alone
    • 7,77528.7%Asian alone
    • 3,22611.9%Hispanic
    • 1,0603.9%Two or more races
    • 2701.0%Black alone
    • 2350.9%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 1060.4%Other race alone
    • 630.2%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of California and other state lists, there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Belmont, California as of June 19, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Belmont is 4,546 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Belmont by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(4.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(3.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(3.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(3.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(3.7)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
2
(8.1)
6
(24.4)
3
(12.2)
2
(8.1)
0
(0.0)
2
(7.7)
4
(15.2)
5
(18.7)
9
(33.4)
3
(11.0)
8
(29.1)
4
(14.7)
10
(36.6)
8
(29.3)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
5
(20.2)
6
(24.4)
7
(28.5)
5
(20.2)
8
(32.2)
6
(23.0)
5
(18.9)
4
(15.0)
9
(33.4)
5
(18.3)
5
(18.2)
7
(25.7)
10
(36.6)
1
(3.7)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
12
(48.8)
15
(61.0)
12
(48.5)
18
(72.3)
8
(30.6)
15
(56.8)
17
(63.7)
18
(66.8)
17
(62.1)
18
(65.5)
27
(99.0)
20
(73.2)
35
(128.3)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
87
(351.6)
57
(231.7)
N/A56
(226.3)
69
(277.3)
98
(374.9)
92
(348.6)
129
(483.2)
75
(278.3)
65
(237.4)
86
(312.8)
49
(179.6)
58
(212.3)
50
(183.3)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
432
(1,746)
260
(1,057)
242
(984.2)
338
(1,366)
268
(1,077)
308
(1,178)
270
(1,023)
269
(1,008)
266
(987.1)
341
(1,246)
266
(967.6)
296
(1,085)
336
(1,230)
312
(1,144)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
44
(177.8)
40
(162.6)
42
(170.8)
45
(181.9)
30
(120.6)
48
(183.6)
46
(174.3)
39
(146.1)
31
(115.0)
41
(149.8)
25
(90.9)
32
(117.3)
30
(109.8)
30
(110.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(4.0)
9
(36.6)
3
(12.2)
5
(20.2)
1
(4.0)
2
(7.7)
2
(7.6)
1
(3.7)
1
(3.7)
2
(7.3)
6
(21.8)
8
(29.3)
1
(3.7)
2
(7.3)
City-Data.com crime index121.2108.199.8115.496.3107.2108.5125.5118.3112.4109.7111.9127.7125.0

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Belmont, CA

Crime rate in Belmont detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 42 (30 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.10
California average:

2.01
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Ancestries: German (4.9%), Irish (3.4%), Russian (3.0%), Italian (3.0%), European (2.9%), American (2.4%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 33 feet

Land area: 4.53 square miles.

Population density: 5,953 people per square mile   (average).

Belmont, California map

8,504 residents are foreign born (10.8% Asia, 6.7% Europe, 4.2% Latin America).

This city:

31.4%
California:

26.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $11,448 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $5,070 (0.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: San Mateo, CA (2.8 miles , pop. 92,482).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fremont, CA (17.0 miles , pop. 203,413).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (323.4 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

San Carlos, CA (1.4 miles ),
Foster City, CA (1.6 miles ),
San Mateo, CA (1.7 miles ),
Highlands-Baywood Park, CA (1.7 miles ),
Redwood City, CA (2.0 miles ),
Emerald Lake Hills, CA (2.0 miles ),
Hillsborough, CA (2.1 miles ),
North Fair Oaks, CA (2.4 miles )

Latitude: 37.52 N, Longitude: 122.29 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -5,782 (-21.4%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,888 (13.6%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 650

Distribution of median household income in Belmont, CA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Belmont, CA in 2019

Property values in Belmont, CA

Belmont satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.2%
California:

7.9%
Unemployment by year
Historical population in Belmont, CA
Historical housing units in Belmont, CA

Population change in the 1990s: +1,093 (+4.5%).
Most common industries in Belmont, CA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (15.8%)
  • Educational services (7.5%)
  • Computer & electronic products (7.0%)
  • Health care (6.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.3%)
  • Construction (5.8%)
  • Public administration (3.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (17.5%)
  • Construction (9.0%)
  • Computer & electronic products (8.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.4%)
  • Educational services (4.7%)
  • Public administration (3.6%)
  • Air transportation (3.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (13.9%)
  • Educational services (10.8%)
  • Health care (10.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.4%)
  • Computer & electronic products (4.9%)
  • Public administration (4.0%)
  • Air transportation (3.4%)
Most common occupations in Belmont, CA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Computer specialists (8.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (3.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.4%)
  • Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Computer specialists (11.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Engineers (4.7%)
  • Top executives (4.6%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.1%)
  • Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.1%)
  • Computer specialists (5.2%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.8%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (3.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.4%)

Average climate in Belmont, California

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Belmont, California environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 101. This is worse than average.

City:

101
U.S.:

74
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.417. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.417
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 11.3. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.3
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.308. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.308
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 21.6. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.6
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 11.5. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.5
U.S.:

8.5
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 0.00960. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00960
U.S.:

0.00984

Earthquake activity:

Belmont-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above California state average. It is 7408% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/1906 at 13:12:21, a magnitude 7.9 (7.9 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 51.1 miles away from the city center, causing $524,000,000 total damage
On 10/18/1989 at 00:04:15, a magnitude 7.1 (6.5 MB, 7.1 MS, 6.9 MW, 7.0 ML) earthquake occurred 40.3 miles away from Belmont center, causing 62 deaths (62 shaking deaths) and 3757 injuries, causing $1,305,032,704 total damage
On 11/4/1927 at 13:51:53, a magnitude 7.5 (7.5 UK) earthquake occurred 193.3 miles away from the city center
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 253.0 miles away from Belmont center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
On 1/31/1922 at 13:17:28, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 281.2 miles away from Belmont center
On 4/25/1992 at 18:06:04, a magnitude 7.2 (6.3 MB, 7.1 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.1 MW, Depth: 9.4 mi) earthquake occurred 217.9 miles away from Belmont center, causing $75,000,000 total damage
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in San Mateo County (18) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 6, Mudslides: 5, Winter Storms: 5, Landslides: 4, Fires: 2, Drought: 1, Earthquake: 1, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Belmont topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Belmont:

  • CRESTVIEW ICF/DDN HOME (503 CRESTVIEW DRIVE)
  • REHAB AT HOME, INC (1301 SHOREWAY ROAD, SUITE 190)
  • CARLMONT GARDENS NURSING CENTER (2140 CARLMONT DRIVE)

Amtrak stations near Belmont:

  • 8 miles: MILLBRAE (MILLBRAE AVE. & CALIFORNIA DR.) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public payphones, free short-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 9 miles: SAN FRANCISCO INT'L AIRPO (SAN BRUNO, SAN FRANCISCO INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, car rental agency, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 15 miles: HAYWARD (22555 MEEKLAND AVE.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public payphones, free short-term parking.

College/University in Belmont:

  • Notre Dame de Namur University (Full-time enrollment: 1,573; Location: 1500 Ralston Ave; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.ndnu.edu; Offers Master's degree)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Belmont:

  • College of San Mateo (about 3 miles; San Mateo, CA; Full-time enrollment: 5,398)
  • Canada College (about 6 miles; Redwood City, CA; FT enrollment: 3,446)
  • Stanford University (about 9 miles; Stanford, CA; FT enrollment: 14,410)
  • Skyline College (about 13 miles; San Bruno, CA; FT enrollment: 5,824)
  • Chabot College (about 14 miles; Hayward, CA; FT enrollment: 7,610)
  • Foothill College (about 15 miles; Los Altos Hills, CA; FT enrollment: 9,635)
  • California State University-East Bay (about 17 miles; Hayward, CA; FT enrollment: 12,956)

Public high school in Belmont:

  • CARLMONT HIGH (Students: 1,495, Location: 1400 ALAMEDA DE LAS PULGAS, Grades: 9-12)

Private high school in Belmont:

  • NOTRE DAME HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 447, Location: 1540 RALSTON AVE, Grades: 9-12, Girls only)

Public elementary/middle schools in Belmont:

  • RALSTON INTERMEDIATE (Students: 787, Location: 2675 RALSTON AVE., Grades: 6-8)
  • FOX ELEMENTARY (Students: 216, Location: 3100 SAINT JAMES RD., Grades: KG-5)
  • CIPRIANI ELEMENTARY (Students: 182, Location: 2525 BUENA VISTA, Grades: KG-5)
  • NESBIT ELEMENTARY (Students: 154, Location: 500 BIDDULPH WAY, Grades: KG-5)
  • CENTRAL ELEMENTARY (Location: 525 MIDDLE RD., Grades: KG-5)

Private elementary/middle schools in Belmont:

  • BELMONT OAKS ACADEMY (Students: 390, Location: 2200 CARLMONT DR, Grades: PK-5)
  • IMMACULATE HEART OF MARY SCHOOL (Students: 320, Location: 1000 ALAMEDA DE LAS PULGAS, Grades: PK-8)
  • CHARLES ARMSTRONG SCHOOL (Students: 245, Location: 1405 SOLANA DR, Grades: 1-8)
  • NOTRE DAME ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 208, Location: 1200 NOTRE DAME AVE, Grades: 1-8)
  • SERENDIPITY SCHOOL (Students: 117, Location: 2820 PONCE AVE, Grades: KG-5)
  • GLORIA DEI LUTHERAN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 17, Location: 2600 RALSTON AVE, Grades: PK-5)
See full list of schools located in Belmont

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • "COLLEGE OF NOTRE DAME" Website: WWW.CND.EDU "Became Notre Dame de Namur University" at website www.ndnu.edu

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Belmont: Ralston Hall (A), Belmont City Hall (B), Barrett Community Center (C), Belmont Branch San Mateo County Library (D), Belmont San Carlos Fire Department Station 15 (E), Belmont San Carlos Fire Department Station 14 (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Carlmont Village Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Belmont: Gloria Dei Evangelical Lutheran Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoir: Water Dog Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Phelps Slough (A), Belmont Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Belmont include: Belameda Park (1), Hallmark Park (2), John S Brooks Memorial Open Space (3), Water Dog Lake Park (4), Alexander Park (5), Belmont Sports Complex (6), O'Donnel Park (7), Twin Pines Park (8). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Belmont Historical Society Museum (1225 Ralston Avenue).

Hotels: Belmont Palms Motel (700 El Camino Real), Bel-Mateo Motel (803 Belmont Avenue).

Birthplace of: Ryan Boschetti - 2005 NFL player (Washington Redskins, born: Oct 7, 1981), Amaechi Igwe - Footballer, Riley Costello (actor) - Actor, Sidney Edward Mezes - Philosopher.

San Mateo County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This city:

2.4 people
California:

2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

64.8%
Whole state:

68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

5.7%
Whole state:

7.2%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households

People in group quarters in Belmont in 2010:

  • 329 people in college/university student housing
  • 120 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 30 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 29 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 6 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness

People in group quarters in Belmont in 2000:

  • 299 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 135 people in other group homes
  • 103 people in nursing homes
  • 41 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 24 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 19 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 6 people in religious group quarters

Banks with branches in Belmont (2011 data):

  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Belmont Branch at 1045 Ralston Avenue, branch established on 1952/12/27. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Belmont Branch at 910 Ralston Avenue, branch established on 1986/06/30. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • Citibank, National Association: 1888 Ralston Ave Branch at 1888 Ralston Ave, branch established on 1934/10/01. Info updated 2012/01/10: Bank assets: $1,288,658.0 mil, Deposits: $882,541.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, International Specialization, 1048 total offices, Holding Company: Citigroup Inc.
  • Bank of America, National Association: Belmont Branch at 2031 Ralston Avenue, branch established on 1957/09/30. 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

For population 15 years and over in Belmont:

Marital status in Belmont, CA
  • Never married: 24.1%
  • Now married: 61.0%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 4.6%
  • Divorced: 9.4%

For population 25 years and over in Belmont:

  • High school or higher: 95.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 64.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 33.9%
  • Unemployed: 3.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.7
California average:

14.9

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Belmont
Presidential Elections Results

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Neighborhoods in Belmont:

(Belmont, California Neighborhood Map)

Religion statistics for Belmont, CA (based on San Mateo County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic243,63422
Other31,69778
Evangelical Protestant24,771166
Mainline Protestant23,84074
Orthodox5,3505
Black Protestant2,04612
None387,113-
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: 171
San Mateo County:

2.44 / 10,000 pop.
California:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
This county:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 39
San Mateo County:

0.56 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 114
This county:

1.62 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 703
San Mateo County:

10.02 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.42 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

7.1%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
San Mateo County:

16.9%
California:

21.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
San Mateo County:

18.0%
State:

17.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Belmont:

52.7%
California:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

50.3%
California:

47.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

27.9
California:

28.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

19.6%
California:

20.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Belmont:

11.7%
California:

11.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Belmont:

6.8
California:

6.8

Overweight people:
Belmont:

32.2%
State:

31.3%

General health condition:
Belmont:

58.4%
California:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Belmont:

80.3%
California:

80.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Belmont, CA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Parks and Recreation 40$206,473$61,9420$0
Police Protection - Officers 31$358,800$138,8900$0
Firefighters 21$284,580$162,6170$0
Streets and Highways 16$143,934$107,9510$0
Other Government Administration 16$113,762$85,3220$0
Police - Other 13$96,394$88,9792$1,390
Sewerage 12$95,616$95,6160$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 9$82,094$109,4590$0
Financial Administration 7$53,938$92,4652$773
Fire - Other 2$13,091$78,5460$0
Judicial and Legal 1$16,970$203,6400$0
Solid Waste Management 1$7,966$95,5920$0
Totals for Government 169$1,473,618$104,6364$2,163

Belmont government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $11,523,000 ($427.71)
    Local Fire Protection: $9,534,000 ($353.88)
    Sewerage: $8,177,000 ($303.52)
    Central Staff Services: $5,500,000 ($204.15)
    Parks and Recreation: $4,750,000 ($176.31)
    Regular Highways: $2,526,000 ($93.76)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $2,091,000 ($77.61)
    Financial Administration: $1,491,000 ($55.34)
    Libraries: $285,000 ($10.58)
    Solid Waste Management: $283,000 ($10.50)
    Housing and Community Development: $244,000 ($9.06)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,263,000 ($84.00)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sewerage: $1,727,000 ($64.10)

Belmont government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $14,938,000 ($554.47)
    Other: $9,283,000 ($344.57)
    Parks and Recreation: $5,380,000 ($199.70)
    Housing and Community Development: $2,421,000 ($89.86)
    Solid Waste Management: $429,000 ($15.92)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $423,000 ($15.70)
    General Local Government Support: $204,000 ($7.57)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $405,000 ($15.03)
    Other: $113,000 ($4.19)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $699,000 ($25.95)
    Fines and Forfeits: $169,000 ($6.27)
    Interest Earnings: $167,000 ($6.20)
    General Revenue - Other: $70,000 ($2.60)
    Donations From Private Sources: $45,000 ($1.67)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $803,000 ($29.81)
    Highways: $552,000 ($20.49)
    General Local Government Support: $26,000 ($0.97)
  • Tax - Property: $17,762,000 ($659.29)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $4,158,000 ($154.34)
    Other Selective Sales: $2,381,000 ($88.38)
    Other License: $1,882,000 ($69.86)
    Public Utilities Sales: $1,342,000 ($49.81)
    Other: $1,279,000 ($47.47)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $1,034,000 ($38.38)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $312,000 ($11.58)

Belmont government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $67,989,000 ($2523.63)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $66,621,000 ($2472.85)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,368,000 ($50.78)

Belmont government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,284,000 ($196.13)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $78,151,000 ($2900.82)

6.90% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($153,556 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.90%
California average:

5.03%

0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($2,088 average AGI)
San Mateo County:

0.07%
California average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from San Francisco County, CA  1.54% ($139,745 average AGI)
from Santa Clara County, CA  1.32% ($219,350)
from Alameda County, CA  0.61% ($99,304)


7.51% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($143,515 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.51%
California average:

5.21%

0.12% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,865 average AGI)
San Mateo County:

0.12%
California average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to San Francisco County, CA  1.20% ($169,587 average AGI)
to Santa Clara County, CA  1.10% ($154,202)
to Alameda County, CA  1.04% ($98,442)
Businesses in Belmont, CA
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1McDonald's1
AT&T1Motel 61
Ace Hardware1Quiznos1
Baskin-Robbins1RadioShack1
Blockbuster1Safeway2
Domino's Pizza1Starbucks3
Extended Stay America1Subway2
FedEx1T-Mobile1
GameStop1U-Haul1
Goodwill1UPS2
Holiday Inn1Vons2
Hyatt1Walgreens1
IHOP1Wendy's1
Jamba Juice1

Strongest AM radio stations in Belmont:

  • KYCY (1550 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KNBR (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KNBR LICO, INC.)
  • KGO (810 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KGO-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KTCT (1050 AM; 50 kW; SAN MATEO, CA; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA RADIO CORP.)
  • KFAX (1100 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: GOLDEN GATE BROADCASTING CO, INC.)
  • KTRB (860 AM; 50 kW; MODESTO, CA; Owner: PAPPAS RADIO OF CALIFORNIA, A CALIFORNIA LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KIQI (1010 AM; 35 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF SAN FRANCISCO LICENSE CORP.)
  • KSFB (1220 AM; 5 kW; PALO ALTO, CA; Owner: SCA-PALO ALTO, LLC)
  • KLOK (1170 AM; 50 kW; SAN JOSE, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KCBS (740 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KNEW (910 AM; 20 kW; OAKLAND, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KSFO (560 AM; 5 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KGO-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KOIT (1260 AM; 5 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Belmont:

  • KCSM (91.1 FM; SAN MATEO, CA; Owner: SAN MATEO COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • KFJC (89.7 FM; LOS ALTOS, CA; Owner: FOOTHILL-DE ANZA COMM. COLLEGE DIST.)
  • KFRC-FM (99.7 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY KFRC-FM, INC.)
  • KYLD (94.9 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KBLX-FM (102.9 FM; BERKELEY, CA; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS - CA, INC.)
  • KZBR (95.7 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KMEL (106.1 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KSAN (107.7 FM; SAN MATEO, CA; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA RADIO CORP.)
  • KQED-FM (88.5 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KQED, INC.)
  • KITS (105.3 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KIOI (101.3 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KOIT-FM (96.5 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KKSF-FM1 (103.7 FM; PLEASANTON, ETC., CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KKSF (103.7 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KFOG (104.5 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KFFG LICO, INC)
  • KFRC-FM3 (99.7 FM; WALNUT CREEK, CA; Owner: INFINITY KFRC-FM, INC.)
  • KZBR-FM1 (95.7 FM; WALNUT CREEK, CA; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KBLX-FM2 (102.9 FM; PLEASANTON, CA; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS -CA, INC.)
  • KSOL-FM3 (98.9 FM; PLEASANTON, CA; Owner: TMS LICENSE CALIFORNIA, INC)
  • KISQ-FM3 (98.1 FM; CONCORD, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Belmont:

  • KQED (Channel 9; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KQED, INC.)
  • KGO-TV (Channel 7; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KGO TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KPIX-TV (Channel 5; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KTVU (Channel 2; OAKLAND, CA; Owner: KTVU PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCSM-TV (Channel 60; SAN MATEO, CA; Owner: SAN MATEO COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT)
  • KRON-TV (Channel 4; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF SAN FRANCISCO, INC.)
  • KMTP-TV (Channel 32; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: MINORITY TELEVISION PROJECT)
  • KBHK-TV (Channel 44; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: VIACOM TELEVISION STATIONS GROUP OF SAN FRANCISCO INC.)
  • KBWB (Channel 20; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KBWB LICENSE, INC.)
  • KFSF (Channel 66; VALLEJO, CA; Owner: TELEFUTURA SAN FRANCISCO LLC)
  • KCNS (Channel 38; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: WRAY, INC.)
  • KBIT-CA (Channel 28; SAN FRANCISCO, ETC., CA; Owner: POLAR BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KICU-TV (Channel 36; SAN JOSE, CA; Owner: KTVU PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTEH (Channel 54; SAN JOSE, CA; Owner: KTEH FOUNDATION)
  • KTSF (Channel 26; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: LINCOLN BROADCASTING COMPANY, A CALIFORNIA LP)
  • KDTV (Channel 14; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KDTV LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • KSTS (Channel 48; SAN JOSE, CA; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF NORTHERN CALIFORNIA LICENSE CORP.)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Belmont fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 49ft / 14.6mTotal length
  • $1,364,000Total costs
  • 534,234Total average daily traffic
  • 21,909Total average daily truck traffic
  • 485,901Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 23 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Belmont)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Belmont, CA)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 350 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Belmont)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 45 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Belmont)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 full and 1 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED22$639,121162$584,7781,228$427,46244$297,5673$494,41331$323,799
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$027$559,544113$472,9733$161,2301$540,0002$353,615
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$425,20014$645,279197$509,7418$260,6850$06$329,128
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN5$541,00024$544,592131$482,1309$150,3630$02$380,345
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$451,23039$449,9367$107,3760$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 6086.00 , 6087.00, 6088.00, 6089.00, 6090.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3$606,5502$614,820
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$665,0000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$02$625,500
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$622,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$590,6500$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 6086.00 , 6087.00, 6088.00, 6089.00, 6090.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Belmont, CA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Belmont, CA - Value

2005 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2005 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 49. The highest number of fires - 63 took place in 2008, and the least - 25 in 2012. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Belmont, CA When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (52.8%), and Outside Fires (19.6%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Belmont, CA
    • 36452.8%Structure Fires
    • 13519.6%Outside Fires
    • 11016.0%Other
    • 8011.6%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Belmont, CA

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Belmont, California:

  • Motel 6, 1101 Shoreway Rd, Belmont, California 94002 , Phone: (650) 591-1471, Fax: (650) 593-6415
  • Summerfield Suites By Wyndham-belmont, 400 Concourse Dr, Belmont, California 94002 , Phone: (800) 996-3426, Fax: (650) 592-8900
  • Extended Stay America - San Francisco - Belmont, 120 Sem Ln, Belmont, California 94002 , Phone: (650) 654-0344, Fax: (650) 654-1339
  • SpringHill Suites by Marriott Belmont/Redwood Shores, 1401 Shoreway Rd, Belmont, California 94002 , Phone: (800) 627-7468, Fax: (650) 622-9005
  • Homewood Suites by Hilton Belmont, 1201 Shoreway Rd, Belmont, California 94002 , Phone: (650) 597-2000, Fax: (650) 597-3000
All 5 fire-safe hotels and motels in Belmont, California
Most common first names in Belmont, CA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John13571.9 years
Mary13380.9 years
William11073.4 years
James8773.1 years
Robert8771.1 years
George7776.0 years
Charles5975.5 years
Helen5981.8 years
Dorothy5976.8 years
Joseph5774.8 years
Most common last names in Belmont, CA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson3277.1 years
Smith2775.9 years
Miller2285.4 years
Brown2174.7 years
Davis1768.3 years
Lee1674.8 years
Jones1670.5 years
Williams1575.1 years
Allen1582.3 years
Thompson1478.9 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Belmont, CA
  • 85.9%Utility gas
  • 11.7%Electricity
  • 1.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.7%Wood
  • 0.4%Solar energy
  • 0.2%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Belmont, CA
  • 53.0%Utility gas
  • 41.7%Electricity
  • 2.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.9%No fuel used
  • 0.4%Other fuel


Belmont compared to California state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value significantly above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

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  • #72 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: information (population 5,000+)"
  • #73 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest median house value (pop. 5,000+)"
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  • #87 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of high school students in private schools (500+ students)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that exercised in the past month"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that drank alcohol in the past 30 days"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest carbon monoxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest average weight of females"
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