Bellefonte is a very small town located in the state of Delaware. With a population of 1,191 people and just one neighborhood, Bellefonte is the 32nd largest community in Delaware. Bellefonte has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns.
Occupations and Workforce
Bellefonte is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 86.30% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Bellefonte is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Bellefonte who work in office and administrative support (13.70%), management occupations (11.07%) and food service (9.93%).
Also of interest is that Bellefonte has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
In addition, Bellefonte is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are people who are both educated and wealthy, and thus tend to be older, richer, and more established than young professionals. "Urban sophisticates" is not just about being educated and well-off financially: it is a point of view and state of mind, one that you might call 'urbaneness'. But such people can and do regularly live in small towns, suburbs and rural areas, as well as in big cities. They read, support the arts and high-end shops, and love travel.
Despite being a small town, Bellefonte has a lot of people using the bus to get to and from work every day. Most of these people on the bus are using it to get to good jobs in other cities.