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Welcome to Belmont ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Belmont has a population of 1,988 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Belmont.
Belmont is 580 feet [177 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Belmont lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Belmont is within the (662) area code.
The ZIP code for Belmont: 38827<4>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Belmont had an population of 1,988 people. This is a decrease of 1.63% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 1.38% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Belmont had a population of 2,021 people (which is 10.31% of the total population of Tishomingo County). This makes Belmont the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Belmont represents 0.07% of the total population of Mississippi (which has 2,967,297 people), making it the state's 105th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 2,021 people, the population of Belmont increased 3.06% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,961 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Belmont.
Adding Belmont to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Belmont in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Belmont elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Belmont on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Belmont ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Mississippi communities named Belmont: This one is located in Tishomingo County and the other is located in Wayne County.
Beyond Mississippi, there are 88 communities that are also named Belmont - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida (3), Georgia (4), Idaho, Illinois (3), Indiana (3), Kansas (6), Kentucky (3), Louisiana (3), Maine, Manitoba, Maryland (2), Massachusetts, Michigan, Missouri, Montana (2), Nebraska (2), Nevada, New Brunswick, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York (2), North Carolina (6), Nova Scotia (2), Ohio (4), Ontario, Pennsylvania (3), Prince Edward Island, South Carolina (3), Tennessee (6), Texas, Vermont, Virginia (8), Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Belmont.
Communities near Belmont ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Belmont.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Belmont. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Belmont.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Belmont. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Belmont.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Belmont. See our Newspapers Page for Belmont.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Belmont ...
Looking for more information about Belmont? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Belmont, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Belmont.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Belmont. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
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This page was last modified: 13 Apr 2021