Bel Aire is a somewhat small city located in the state of Kansas. With a population of 7,284 people and just one neighborhood, Bel Aire is the 50th largest community in Kansas.
Real Estate Prices
Bel Aire real estate is some of the most expensive in Kansas, although Bel Aire house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Bel Aire is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 87.68% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Bel Aire is a city of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Bel Aire who work in teaching (14.32%), office and administrative support (12.01%) and sales jobs (10.01%).
Also of interest is that Bel Aire has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Bel Aire is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Bel Aire’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
One of the benefits of Bel Aire is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 18.37 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
As is often the case in a small city, Bel Aire doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.