Belmont, Louisiana

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Population in 2010: 361.
Males: 140  (39.0%)
Females: 221  (61.0%)
Median resident age:

47.6 years
Louisiana median age:

38.2 years

Zip codes: 71065, 71406, 71450, 71486.

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Estimated median household income in 2022: $39,060
Belmont:

$39,060
LA:

$55,416

Estimated per capita income in 2022: $24,299

Belmont CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2022: $118,473
Belmont:

$118,473
LA:

$209,200

Mean prices in 2022: all housing units: $121,867; detached houses: $157,621; mobile homes: $24,857
March 2022 cost of living index in Belmont: 79.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2022: 36.9%
(36.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 42.9% for American Indian residents)

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According to our research of Louisiana and other state lists, there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Belmont, Louisiana as of July 18, 2024.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Belmont is 188 to 1.


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Ancestries: American (13.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Baton Rouge, LA (6.3 miles , pop. 227,818).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (253.3 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Port Allen, LA (1.9 miles ),
Baton Rouge, LA (2.5 miles ),
Merrydale, LA (2.7 miles ),
Brusly, LA (2.7 miles ),
Brownfields, LA (2.8 miles ),
Baker, LA (2.8 miles ),
Addis, LA (3.2 miles ),
Erwinville, LA (3.2 miles )

Latitude: 30.50 N, Longitude: 91.24 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 225

Distribution of median household income in Belmont, LA in 2022
Distribution of house value in Belmont, LA in 2022
Unemployment in December 2023:
Here:

4.3%
Louisiana:

3.8%
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2023 was 91.5. This is worse than average.

City:

91.5
U.S.:

72.6
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2023 was 0.174. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.174
U.S.:

0.251
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2023 was 5.73. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.73
U.S.:

5.11
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2023 was 0.314. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.314
U.S.:

1.515
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2023 was 29.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.6
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2023 was 22.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

22.2
U.S.:

19.2
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2023 was 10.4. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.4
U.S.:

8.1

Tornado activity:

Belmont-area historical tornado activity is near Louisiana state average. It is 69% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/29/1972, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 8.9 miles away from the Belmont place center injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/26/1973, a category F3 tornado 9.3 miles away from the place center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Belmont-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Louisiana state average. It is 44% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/10/2006 at 14:56:08, a magnitude 5.9 (5.9 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 406.0 miles away from the city center
On 5/17/2012 at 08:12:00, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 210.0 miles away from Belmont center
On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 239.4 miles away from the city center
On 5/6/2018 at 16:47:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 238.5 miles away from the city center
On 6/30/1994 at 01:08:24, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 190.0 miles away from the city center
On 9/2/2013 at 23:51:15, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MW, Depth: 2.9 mi) earthquake occurred 212.6 miles away from Belmont 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 Sabine Parish (18) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 8, Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Freezes: 2, Tropical Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Other: 2 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Belmont:

  • PORT ALLEN CARE CENTER, L.L.C. (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; PORT ALLEN, LA)
  • MICHIGAN GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 4 miles away; PORT ALLEN, LA)
  • CURTIS AND JACOBS HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; PORT ALLEN, LA)
  • FMCNA - WESTPORT (Dialysis Facility, about 4 miles away; PORT ALLEN, LA)
  • GOUDCHAUX COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, about 4 miles away; BATON ROUGE, LA)
  • HARMONY CENTER NO 2 (Hospital, about 5 miles away; BATON ROUGE, LA)
  • FLORIDA STREET COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, about 5 miles away; BATON ROUGE, LA)

Amtrak station near Belmont:

  • 5 miles: BATON ROUGE (1253 FLORIDA ST.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, call for taxi service, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Belmont:

  • Southern University and A & M College (about 4 miles; Baton Rouge, LA; Full-time enrollment: 5,837)
  • Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College (about 5 miles; Baton Rouge, LA; FT enrollment: 27,321)
  • Baton Rouge Community College (about 7 miles; Baton Rouge, LA; FT enrollment: 5,744)
  • Southeastern Louisiana University (about 46 miles; Hammond, LA; FT enrollment: 12,713)
  • University of Louisiana at Lafayette (about 51 miles; Lafayette, LA; FT enrollment: 14,493)
  • Acadiana Technical College-Lafayette Campus (about 53 miles; Lafayette, LA; FT enrollment: 2,378)
  • South Louisiana Community College (about 53 miles; Lafayette, LA; FT enrollment: 2,519)

Private high school in Belmont:

  • BELMONT UNION CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 29, Location: 9694 HIGHWAY 175, Grades: 1-11)

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Notable location: North Sabine Fire Protection District Belmont Station (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Belmont: Belmont Baptist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Spring Branch (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Sabine Parish has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

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

BELMONT WATERWORKS, INC. (Population served: 2,703, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-07-2014), St Public Notif requested (AUG-07-2014)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-05-2013), St Public Notif requested (NOV-05-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2013 and MAR-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-25-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-25-2013), St Public Notif received (JUL-29-2013)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between MAR-2014 and MAY-2014, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-13-2014), St Public Notif requested (AUG-13-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between MAR-2014 and MAY-2014, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-13-2014), St Public Notif requested (AUG-13-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between DEC-2013 and FEB-2014, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-16-2014), St Public Notif requested (APR-16-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between DEC-2013 and FEB-2014, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-16-2014), St Public Notif requested (APR-16-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between SEP-2013 and NOV-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-05-2014), St Public Notif requested (FEB-05-2014)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 6 other older monitoring violations
Average household size:
This place:

2.6 people
Louisiana:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

76.5%
Whole state:

67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

2.9%
Whole state:

6.8%


No gay or lesbian households reported

For population 15 years and over in Belmont:

Marital status in Belmont, LA
  • Never married: 2.0%
  • Now married: 1.3%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 11.9%
  • Divorced: 83.8%

For population 25 years and over in Belmont:

  • High school or higher: 88.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
Educational Attainment in 2022
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2022
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.9
Louisiana average:

11.9

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Belmont, LA (based on Sabine Parish data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant13,03484
Catholic4,9744
Black Protestant8034
Mainline Protestant6447
Other3622
None4,416-
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: 6
Sabine Parish:

2.54 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
This county:

0.85 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Here:

5.50 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Sabine Parish:

1.69 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

5.92 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

12.8%
State:

10.9%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

31.8%
Louisiana:

29.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

18.1%
State:

13.7%

Strongest AM radio stations in Belmont:

  • WPFC (1550 AM; 5 kW; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: VICTORY & POWER MINISTRIES,INC.)
  • WIBR (1300 AM; 5 kW; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KBRH (1260 AM; 5 kW; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: EAST BATON ROUGE PARISH SCHOOL BOARD)
  • WYNK (1380 AM; daytime; 5 kW; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WXOK (1460 AM; 5 kW; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WJBO (1150 AM; 5 kW; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSKR (1210 AM; 10 kW; DENHAM SPRINGS, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WNDC (910 AM; 1 kW; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: CHURCH POINT MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WWL (870 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WLNO (1060 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: COMMUNICOM CO. OF LOUISIANA, L.P.)
  • WOMN (1110 AM; daytime; 30 kW; FRANKLINTON, LA; Owner: PITTMAN BROADCASTING SERVICES, LLC.)
  • WGLH (960 AM; 1 kW; LA FOLLETTE, TN; Owner: LAFOLLETTE BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)

Strongest FM radio stations in Belmont:

  • WDGL (98.1 FM; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: GUARANTY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF BATON ROUGE, LLC)
  • WYPY (100.7 FM; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: GUARANTY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF BATON ROUGE, LLC)
  • WYNK-FM (101.5 FM; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRKF (89.3 FM; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: PUBLIC RADIO INC.)
  • WFMF (102.5 FM; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBRH (90.3 FM; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: EAST BATON ROUGE PARISH SCHOOL BOARD)
  • KQXL-FM (106.5 FM; NEW ROADS, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WJNH (107.3 FM; BAKER, LA; Owner: GUARANTY BROADCASTING CO. OF BATON ROUGE, LLC)
  • KOOJ (93.7 FM; NEW IBERIA, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNXX (104.5 FM; JACKSON, LA; Owner: GUARANTY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF BATON ROUGE, LLC)
  • WBBE (103.3 FM; HAMMOND, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KRVE (96.1 FM; BRUSLY, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KLSU (91.1 FM; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KSTE-FM (104.1 FM; HOUMA, LA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCKW-FM (92.3 FM; LAPLACE, LA; Owner: 222 CORPORATION)
  • WJFM (88.5 FM; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)
  • WQCK (92.7 FM; CLINTON, LA; Owner: BETHANY WORLD PRAYER CENTER, INC.)
  • KTDY (99.9 FM; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF LAFAYETTE, INC.)
  • KXKC (99.1 FM; NEW IBERIA, LA; Owner: BONIN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KPAE (91.5 FM; ERWINVILLE, LA; Owner: PORT ALLEN EDUC B/C FOUNDATION)

TV broadcast stations around Belmont:

  • WAFB (Channel 9; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: WAFB, L.L.C)
  • KZUP-CA (Channel 19; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: KNIGHT BROADCASTING OF BATON ROUGE LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WBRL-CA (Channel 21; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: COMCORP OF BATON ROUGE LICENSE CORP.)
  • WBRZ-TV (Channel 2; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA TELEVISION BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WVLA (Channel 33; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: KNIGHT BROADCASTING OF BATON ROUGE LIC. CORP.)
  • KPBN-LP (Channel 11; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: PELICAN BROADCASTING NETWORK, L.L.C.)
  • WLPB-TV (Channel 27; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • KBTR-CA (Channel 65; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: GREAT OAKS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K07WE (Channel 7; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K58GB (Channel 58; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WGMB (Channel 44; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: COMCORP OF BATON ROUGE LICENSE CORP.)
  • WBXH-CA (Channel 46; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • K13VE (Channel 13; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: DAVID M. LOFLIN)
  • WLFT-CA (Channel 52; BATON ROUGE, LA; Owner: BETHANY WORLD PRAYER CENTER, INC.)
  • KATC (Channel 3; LAFAYETTE, LA; Owner: KATC COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTNO-LP (Channel 36; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Belmont fatal accident list:

Mar 2, 2012 08:50 AM, Sr-175, Lat: 31.696219, Lon: -93.508561, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Sep 1, 2011 87:99 PM, Sr-175, Lat: 31.696550, Lon: -93.508589, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Mar 24, 2002 10:00 PM, Sr-175, Lat: 31.692708, Lon: -93.508628, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Oct 12, 2002 09:30 PM, Sr-175, Lat: 31.692708, Lon: -93.508628, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Apr 7, 2000 08:42 PM, Sr-175, Lat: 31.692708, Lon: -93.508628, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 10Number of bridges
  • 66ft / 20.4mTotal length
  • 12,600Total average daily traffic
  • 1,731Total average daily truck traffic
  • 21,352Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Belmont, LA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11930-1939
  • 21940-1949
  • 31950-1959
  • 21980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 12000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Belmont, LA
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Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Belmont, LA
  • 75.7%Electricity
  • 24.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Belmont, LA
  • 100.0%Electricity


Belmont compared to Louisiana state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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