Bell City, MO Profile: Facts & Data


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Bell City, Missouri - Basic Facts

The City of Bell City had a population of 463 as of July 1, 2018. Bell City ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Missouri. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Bell City is located at latitude 37.0237 and longitude -89.8198 in Stoddard County. The formal boundaries for the City of Bell City (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.55 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Stoddard County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 328 feet.

The City of Bell City (GNIS ID: 2394109) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The City of Bell City is located within Township of Pike, a minor civil division (MCD) of Stoddard County.

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Bell City, MO Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 463
Population in Households 463
Population in Familes 390
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 841
Diversity Index3 24


Median Household Income $36,223
Average Household Income $48,684
Per Capita Income $19,271


Total Housing Units 220 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 123 (55.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 64 (29.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 32 (14.5%)
Median Home Value $78,889
Average Home Value $107,056


Total Households 188
Average Household Size 2.46
Family Households 133
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.4% 0.0%
Households 0.39% -0.11%
Families 0.85% -0.15%
Median Household Income   1.6%
Per Capita Income   2.1%

Bell City, MO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Bell City to the other 1,032 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Missouri by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 525 49th
Population Density # 483 53rd
Diversity Index # 210 80th
Median Household Income # 818 21st
Per Capita Income # 839 19th

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