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Belton is a city in Anderson County, in the Anderson metro area.
One tradition says the community was named for Judge John Belton, railroad president; another says it was named for Belton O'Neal.
The latitude of Belton is 34.522N. The longitude is -82.494W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 902 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 4,490.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Belton demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Anderson County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Anderson area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 29627 ZIP code.
7% of Belton residents report German ancestry, and 14% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Belton ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Belton was $16,970, compared with $21,587 nationally.
14% of Belton residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
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Median rent in Belton, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $274. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $706.
Libraries in Belton include Belton Branch Library ... View libraries
Anderson County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Belton political report.
The average commute time for Belton workers is 24 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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