Belle Plaine, IA
Belle Plaine is located in east Iowa. Belle Plaine is between the Benton, Iowa, Poweshiek, Tama county. Belle Plaine has 3.22 square miles of land area and 0.01 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Belle Plaine population is 2,605, which has shrunk 9.49% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 5.19% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Belle Plaine median household income is $35,398 in 2010-2014 and has has shrunk by 2.53% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 33.56% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Belle Plaine median house value is $80,800 in 2010-2014 and has shrunk by -40.77% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 53.09% and is lower than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Belle Plaine is much better than the state average in quality. The Belle Plaine area code is 319.