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Planning
IMG_5692a.jpgThe Planning Department administers Belton development through Planning, Development Review, Building Permitting, and Building Inspections.

The Department operates as a "one-stop shop", beginning with initial long-range planning, and moving through a process that includes zoning, subdivision, site planning, construction plan review, permitting and inspections.

The Department maintains the Comprehensive Plan, Thoroughfare Plan, and administers the Zoning Ordinance, Design Standards and Guidelines, and maintains an updated population estimate.

Current Population
In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau estimated the Belton population to be 18,216.

Each year the Belton City Council adopts an updated population estimate by resolution. The estimate utilizes data available from the U.S. Census Bureau, combined with building permit and annexation data. The most recent estimates are:

2017:  21,214
2016:  20,517
2015:  19,809
2014:  19,314
2013:  18,981


Contact
Erin Smith
Planning Director
Laura Livingston
Planning Clerk
333 Water Street
PO Box 120
Belton, TX  76513

Ph: 254-933-5812254-933-5812
Fx: 254-933-5822

Hours
Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.