Belvidere Information

Belvidere Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Belvidere, IL

General Belvidere Information

State: Illinois

County: Boone County

Close cities: Kingston, IL, Caledonia, IL, Edgewood, IL, Marengo, IL, Loves Park, IL, Rockford, IL, Kirkland, IL, Russellville, IL, Garden Prairie, IL, Cherry Valley, IL, Capron, IL, Timberlane, IL, Poplar Grove, IL

Belvidere Population (census data)
Total 26,156 (+21.2% since 2000)
Male 12,893 (49.3%)
Female 13,263 (50.7%)

Population Density: 2,884 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 80.2 (US Avg is 100)

Belvidere Elevation: 770 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1881

Land Area: 9.07 square miles

Median Household Income: $48,801

Zip Codes: 61008.

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Belvidere Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (77.2%)
  • Hispanic (20.1%)
  • Other race (11.6%)
  • Two or more races (1.9%)
  • Black (1.1%)
  • American Indian (0.8%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (30.4%)
  • Irish (13.1%)
  • English (9.0%)
  • Swedish (6.9%)
  • United States (5.2%)
  • Polish (4.7%)
Foriegn Born: 2,456 people (9.4%)
  • Latin America (100.0%)

Belvidere School Information

High Schools
Belvidere High School (1500 East Avenue, Belvidere, IL, 61008 - Belvidere Community Unit School District 100 District)
Middle Schools
Belvidere Central Middle School (8787 Beloit Road, Belvidere, IL, 61008 - Belvidere Community Unit School District 100 District)
Belvidere South Middle School (919 E 6th Street, Belvidere, IL, 61008 - Belvidere Community Unit School District 100 District)
Elementary Schools
Lincoln Elementary School (1011 Bonus Avenue, Belvidere, IL, 61008 - Belvidere Community Unit School District 100 District)
Meehan Elementary School (1401 E 6th Street, Belvidere, IL, 61008 - Belvidere Community Unit School District 100 District)
Perry Elementary School (633 W Perry Street, Belvidere, IL, 61008 - Belvidere Community Unit School District 100 District)
Seth Whitman Elementary School (8989 Beloit Road, Belvidere, IL, 61008 - Belvidere Community Unit School District 100 District)
Washington Elementary School (1031 5th Avenue, Belvidere, IL, 61008 - Belvidere Community Unit School District 100 District)
Other/Private Schools
Boone County Center (1320 E Avenue, Belvidere, IL, 61008 - Boone County Special Education Cooperative District)

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