belle glade Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 2,111 25.2 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 3,373 40.2 % 32.6 %
Some College 1,676 20.0 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 707 8.4 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 517 6.2 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 5,332 63.6 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 947 11.3 % 11.3 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 17,950 - -
19 years old and under 5,468 30.5 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 6,014 33.5 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 4,361 24.3 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 2,107 11.7 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 9,598 65.8 % 84.6 %
Spanish 4,878 33.4 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 114 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 3,167 48.6 % 33.5 %
Married 2,277 34.9 % 50.5 %
Separated 368 5.6 % 2.6 %
Divorced 711 10.9 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 6,842 - -
Occupied Housing Units 5,715 83.5 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 1,127 16.5 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 2,439 35.6 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 96 1.4 % 5.8 %
2-Units 722 10.6 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 1,025 15.0 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 451 6.6 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 756 11.0 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 557 8.1 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 796 11.6 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 1,172 17.1 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 1,268 18.5 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 1,631 23.8 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 1,375 20.1 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 953 13.9 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 28 0.4 % 13.0 %
Electric 5,398 78.9 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 12 0.2 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 18 0.3 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 45 0.7 % 4.1 %
None 242 3.5 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 7,068 39.9 % 75.5 %
African-American 10,200 57.6 % 13.1 %
Asian 95 0.5 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 333 1.9 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 30,303 55,775
Median Family Income 35,657 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 13,834 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 67.74 %
  • Temperature 77.78 ℉
  • Rainfall 1.59 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 1.33
    [CDD] 6.45
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.02 %
6.0 0.00 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com