Bellevue is a very small city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 2,167 people and just one neighborhood, Bellevue is the 147th largest community in Iowa. Much of the housing stock in Bellevue was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Bellevue is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 36.90% of the Bellevue workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Bellevue is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Bellevue who work in office and administrative support (11.52%), sales jobs (10.91%) and teaching (7.14%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Bellevue’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.