On May 1, 2008, the City of Belleville adopted Commercial Occupancy procedures, whereas each business that opens must first obtain a Commercial Occupancy Permit in the following instances:
Before a new business opens
When the owners of a business change
When the owners of property that is used for a business change
In some instances, a Business License is required. Applicants submitting a Commercial Occupancy permit application must also submit a business license application for review. A license may or may not be issued, depending on the type of business.
Population 2020: 42,404 (official results of Decennial Census) 2010: 44,478 (official results of Decennial Census) 2000: 41,410 (official results of Decennial Census) Income Median Family Income: $60,290 (estimated by Census Bureau)
Tax Rates DistrictRate (2019) St. Clair County - 1.099 SWIC Dist. 552 - 0.4589 Belleville Dist. 118 - 3.7279 Belleville Dist. 201 - 2.1518 Belleville Public Library - 0.32 City of Belleville - 2.6023
In the downtown central business district, a Special Service Area exists, which results in an additional 1.5128%. View a map of the downtown Special Service Area.