Belvidere, Illinois

Population 25,746

Belvidere is located in Boone County, IL. The population is 25,746, making Belvidere the largest city in Boone County.

There are 12 public schools in Belvidere with an average Homefacts rating of B-. The total crime rate for Belvidere is very low , and there are 35 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Belvidere is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Belvidere property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Belvidere include Belvidere Township, Flora Township and Cherry Valley.

Belvidere Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 19.5%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 67.5%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 12.9%

Crime Rate

49.1% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 68
  • Violent Crimes: 255
  • Robbery: 28
  • Burglary: 155
  • Property Crime: 1
  • Larceny Theft: 803

Registered Offenders

25.02% Lower than national avg.
  • 35 offenders in Belvidere
  • 13.59 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

173 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 6
  • Registered Polluters: 9
  • Superfunds: 16
  • Tanks & Spills: 142


Moderate 7.2%
  • Illinois unemployment average: 6.5%
  • National unemployment average: 6.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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12 Public Schools view public schools

There are 12 K-12 public schools in Belvidere, IL and 3 private schools. Homefacts rates Belvidere's schools as Above average, with an overall B- rating.

0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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Crime view details

35 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Belvidere, IL

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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$168,500 compared to November 2019
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
  • Rented
  • Owned

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

5 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Belvidere, IL issued 5 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Belvidere, IL issued 12 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $540
  • 1 Bedroom: $635
  • 2 Bedrooms: $830
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,125
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,225

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Environmental Hazards

173 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (1351/1415)
    Belvidere, IL has 95.48% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 1 COUNTY
    Belvidere, IL is a red zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.16 Average
    Belvidere, IL is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 20.82°
  • February 24.92°
  • March 38.88°
  • April 49.85°
  • May 61.4°
  • June 70.37°
  • July 74.77°
  • August 72.08°
  • September 64.35°
  • October 52.88°
  • November 40.53°
  • December 25.83°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Belvidere, IL

Belvidere, IL has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Belvidere, IL has no risk of hurricanes.
Belvidere, IL has a high risk of hail storms.
Belvidere, IL has a high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Belvidere, IL: $47,586


Unemployment in Belvidere is 7.2%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 6.5% and 6.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 53.73%
White Collar - 46.27%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Bruce Rauner
  • Sen. Richard J. Durbin
  • Sen. Mark Kirk

City Representatives

  • Adam Kinzinger

Neighborhood Info

2 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

14 FCC Towers view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Belvidere, IL

1 Library view all

1 Police Station view all

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